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Top 10 Kota Kinabalu hotels and places to stay

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น13,723 per night from 9 Jul to 10 Jul
โ‚น13,723
per night
9 Jul - 10 Jul
4.29 km from city centre
8.8/10 Excellent! (1,002 reviews)
"Great staff and horizon club room is excellent. Rooms were large and cleaned daily. Breakfast was โ€˜very,veryโ€™ busy if you went after 8am but loads of choice. Had the seafood buffet one night and it was worth the money as there are lots of choices, not just seafood. A bit disappointed there was a ..."

Reviewed on 1 Jun 2023

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
The Magellan Sutera Resort
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น12,376 per night from 16 Jun to 17 Jun
โ‚น12,376
per night
16 Jun - 17 Jun
1.87 km from city centre
8.4/10 Very Good! (999 reviews)
"Breakfast was delicious and wide choice The children love sandcastles building by the sea Double bed was clean and spacious"

Reviewed on 29 May 2023

The Magellan Sutera Resort
Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น13,026 per night from 22 Jun to 23 Jun
โ‚น13,026
per night
22 Jun - 23 Jun
21.14 km from city centre
9/10 Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
"The room is really nice and the breakfast too. Would be even better if we can get more food choice in the daytime as well!"

Reviewed on 2 May 2023

Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Kota Kinabalu

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Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundable
The price is โ‚น6,220 per night from 24 Jun to 25 Jun
โ‚น6,220
per night
24 Jun - 25 Jun
0.75 km from city centre
8.4/10 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
Great central location
"Easy check in. Very friendly staff. Great location. Close to ferry terminal and malls"

Reviewed on 4 Jun 2023

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น5,932 per night from 22 Jun to 23 Jun
โ‚น5,932
per night
22 Jun - 23 Jun
0.47 km from city centre
9/10 Wonderful! (797 reviews)
"Everything was awesome"

Reviewed on 6 Jun 2023

Hilton Kota Kinabalu
The Pacific Sutera Hotel
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is โ‚น9,625 per night from 4 Jul to 5 Jul
โ‚น9,625
per night
4 Jul - 5 Jul
2.23 km from city centre
8.2/10 Very Good! (999 reviews)
"Beautiful hotel and wonderful caring staff who cannot do enough to make your stay perfect. We had a lovely room on 11th floor with sea and marina views. We dined in each evening and cannot recommend this hotel highly enough."

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2023

The Pacific Sutera Hotel
Hyatt Centric Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
NO. 18 JALAN HAJI SAMAN, Kota Kinabalu
Fully refundable
The price is โ‚น7,148 per night from 27 Jun to 28 Jun
โ‚น7,148
per night
27 Jun - 28 Jun
0.25 km from city centre
9/10 Wonderful! (47 reviews)
"Amazing. Very good costumer service. Everybody was very kind and friendly. The problem was fixing the AC. They got it done on the 3rd attempt. After that everything went smoothly. We enjoyed our stay. Weโ€™re in Bali now. Then back to the states."

Reviewed on 6 Jun 2023

Hyatt Centric Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
5 out of 5
Lot G-23A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น7,489 per night from 14 Jun to 15 Jun
โ‚น7,489
per night
14 Jun - 15 Jun
0.59 km from city centre
8.4/10 Very Good! (479 reviews)
"We had an excellent stay at this hotel as the staff were very helpful and the view was outstanding. Great views of western sunsets from top of hotel where the pool was also located. Highly recommend!"

Reviewed on 2 Apr 2023

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Gaya Island Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
The price is โ‚น17,873 per night from 16 Jun to 17 Jun
โ‚น17,873
per night
16 Jun - 17 Jun
5.22 km from city centre
8.8/10 Excellent! (426 reviews)
"Villa was nice and spacious. Service was excellent. Food needs to improve"

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2022

Gaya Island Resort
The LUMA Hotel - A Member of Design Hotels
3.5 out of 5
Lot 2-5, Block A, Sutera Avenue,, Jalan Sembulan, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is โ‚น5,718 per night from 22 Jun to 23 Jun
โ‚น5,718
per night
22 Jun - 23 Jun
2.31 km from city centre
9.6/10 Exceptional! (42 reviews)
"Awesome stay. Everything is great. Will stay there again if visit KK."

Reviewed on 30 Mar 2023

The LUMA Hotel - A Member of Design Hotels
Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre, an IHG Hotel
2.5 out of 5
No. 1 Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is โ‚น3,860 per night from 27 Jun to 28 Jun
โ‚น3,860
per night
27 Jun - 28 Jun
0.53 km from city centre
9/10 Wonderful! (53 reviews)
"Offer a wide range of buffet breakfast. Quick to check-in and check-out."

Reviewed on 6 Jun 2023

Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre, an IHG Hotel
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island, Sabah
The price is โ‚น23,432 per night from 6 Jul to 7 Jul
โ‚น23,432
per night
6 Jul - 7 Jul
4.55 km from city centre
8.2/10 Very Good! (404 reviews)
My staying experience
"The room is excellent, the platform from ocean view direct to snorkeling is really awesome. The room provide a Bluetooth speaker is so considerate. The food is very delicious but not much variety. The Resort Manager, Karl is very friendly and his briefing is important for guests. But the water got ..."

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2022

Gayana Marine Resort
Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre
4 out of 5
41, Jalan Gaya, Pusat Bandar, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น3,378 per night from 17 Jun to 18 Jun
โ‚น3,378
per night
17 Jun - 18 Jun
1.29 km from city centre
7.8/10 Good! (607 reviews)
"Great staff who are very helpful, a good location for activities and access to eateries and markets"

Reviewed on 12 Apr 2023

Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
4.5 out of 5
Off Jalan Sepangar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น10,514 per night from 12 Jun to 13 Jun
โ‚น10,514
per night
12 Jun - 13 Jun
15.55 km from city centre
7.6/10 Good! (743 reviews)
"Beautiful location and lots of nature in and around the resort. My only real complaint is that the food was disappointing."

Reviewed on 1 Apr 2023

Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Borneo Beach Villas
4 out of 5
Pool Villa 161, Precinct Dillenia, Jalan Sepanggar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น4,683 per night from 21 Jun to 22 Jun
โ‚น4,683
per night
21 Jun - 22 Jun
17.18 km from city centre
8/10 Very Good! (326 reviews)
"Lovely idyllic setting, perfect for a relaxing break from the hustle and bustle of the city. This was our second visit to this resort and I would not hesitate to come back again. Hopefully the SeaView cafe will be open then as this was a big favourite with my family. Highly recommended."

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2023

Borneo Beach Villas
Hotel 7 Suria
3 out of 5
Suria, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is โ‚น2,927 per night from 25 Jun to 26 Jun
โ‚น2,927
per night
25 Jun - 26 Jun
1.05 km from city centre
8.6/10 Excellent! (68 reviews)
"The room and the toilet is so clean, it makes me comfortable to use it. The staff is also kind and helpful. Big parking lot and free. The only things we dont like is that we easily can hear noises from room next to us and outside of the room. At first it was very confusing to use the lift direct ..."

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2022

Hotel 7 Suria
Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
4 out of 5
Lorong Ming Garden, Jalan Coastal, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น6,362 per night from 25 Jun to 26 Jun
โ‚น6,362
per night
25 Jun - 26 Jun
1.18 km from city centre
7.4/10 Good! (733 reviews)
"Thank you for already booked online but donโ€™t have records experience."

Reviewed on 4 May 2023

Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
Hotel Shangri-La Kota Kinabalu
3 out of 5
75, Bandaran Berjaya, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น2,148 per night from 24 Jun to 25 Jun
โ‚น2,148
per night
24 Jun - 25 Jun
0.39 km from city centre
7.6/10 Good! (326 reviews)
"Friendly staff"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2023

Hotel Shangri-La Kota Kinabalu
Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
No 4, Lorong Api-Api 3, Api-Api Centre, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น5,229 per night from 11 Jun to 12 Jun
โ‚น5,229
per night
11 Jun - 12 Jun
0.59 km from city centre
7.8/10 Good! (490 reviews)
Location
"Nice property overlooking the ocean."

Reviewed on 4 May 2023

Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Pan Borneo Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
One Place Mall, Lorong Putat 3, Putatan, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is โ‚น3,540 per night from 11 Jun to 12 Jun
โ‚น3,540
per night
11 Jun - 12 Jun
10.06 km from city centre
8/10 Very Good! (144 reviews)
"Good value."

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2023

Pan Borneo Hotel Kota Kinabalu
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Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Kota Kinabalu?

The LUMA Hotel - A Member of Design Hotels is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers 3 restaurants and concierge services. Other favourite options based on traveller reviews include AC Residence and CJ Residence. See all available top hotels, or vacation rentals in Kota Kinabalu.

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What are some of the best holiday rentals that Kota Kinabalu has to offer?

Colonial Shangri-la: This highly rated holiday home rental in Kota Kinabalu is located by the ocean, and has a furnished patio, a terrace and a BBQ to put you at ease in your new surroundings. It has 3 bedrooms, as well as a kitchen with a fridge, a stovetop and kitchenware, so that you can cook with friends or family. You can relax into your holiday with a private garden and a library. Our travellers also rate OYO Home 90723 Green Leaf Guest Lodge Kk as a favourite home for rent in Kota Kinabalu. See all vacation rentals in Kota Kinabalu.

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kota Kinabalu, will I receive a refund?

Yes! You'll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation's cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a reservation that's non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Filter your search by fully refundable to find flexible hotel deals in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Kota Kinabalu?

Based on reviews, Celyn City Hotel is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include H2 Backpacker - Hostel and Pan Borneo Hotel Kota Kinabalu. View all budget hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best place to stay for families in Kota Kinabalu?

OYO 818 Hotel 11 is a hotel with free WiFi and it's a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include Comfort Hotel and OYO 564 Y Hotel. Also, attractions such as Lok Kawi Wildlife Park and Sedco Square are fun for children of all ages. Find more child-friendly accommodations in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Kota Kinabalu?

Hotel DeLeeton is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. See all romantic hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Kota Kinabalu?

Balada Hostel is a top property for people travelling with their pets, and offers a rooftop terrace and free WiFi for its human guests. See more pet-friendly hotel accommodations in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Kota Kinabalu?

BayView Vacation Apartment is a top hotel with 3 restaurants and free WiFi, and it's located close to the beach . Other good options for your stay near the beach include Borneo Beach Villas and Raia Hotel Kota Kinabalu. See more stays near the beach in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best luxury accommodation option in Kota Kinabalu?

Pan Borneo Hotel Kota Kinabalu is a 4-star hotel with a terrace and a bar, and it's a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Find more luxury hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

What's the best boutique hotel in Kota Kinabalu?

Gaya Island Resort is a favourite 5-star resort with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a beach bar. Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa and Gayana Marine Resort are a couple of other boutique hotels.

What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Kota Kinabalu?

Brahminy Kite Holiday Home is a 3-star guest house featuring free WiFi and a computer station, and it's a top choice for playing a round of golf. Another good choice is YYK 1Borneo Condominium if you'd like to be close to a golf course while in town. You can tee off at Nexus Golf Resort Karambunai during your trip. See more golf hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

What are some hotels with pools in Kota Kinabalu?

C'haya Hotel is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free self-parking. Other choices that offer an on-site pool include The Klagan Regency and Olumis Homes at Imago Mall The Loft. View all hotels with pools in Kota Kinabalu.

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