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Featured Resorts in Kota Kinabalu

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is £114 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec

This Tanjung Aru resort is on the beach, 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Sabah State Mosque, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Imago Shopping Mall and Anjung Samudera. Gaya Street ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,052 reviews)

"Love the view from my room and the ambience was relaxing. The Sunset Bar was a winner, just chill while watching the beautiful view of the sunset. Definitely will return."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
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The price is £128 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec

Nestled on the beach, this Tuaran resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Dalit Beach, Karambunai Peninsula and Tuaran Crocodile Farm. 1Borneo Hypermall and Upside Down ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

"Perfect place for family getaway...spectacular view"…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2020

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
Borneo Beach Villas
4 out of 5
Pool Villa 163, Precinct Dillenia, Jalan Sepanggar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is £39 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec

This Kota Kinabalu resort is on the beach, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Karambunai Peninsula, and within 12 mi (20 km) of 1Borneo Hypermall and University of Malaysia ...

4/5Very Good! (304 reviews)

"Nice location, next to the beach with water sport equipment for rent"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Borneo Beach Villas
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The Magellan Sutera Resort
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is £121 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this beachfront resort is connected to the convention centre and within a 15-minute walk of Sutera Harbour and Sapi Island. ...

4.2/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Enjoy👍👍👍👍👍 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👍👍👍👍👍👍👍"…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2020

The Magellan Sutera Resort
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
4.5 out of 5
Off Jalan Sepangar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is £102 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec

This Kota Kinabalu resort is on the beach, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Karambunai Peninsula, and within 12 mi (20 km) of 1Borneo Hypermall and University of Malaysia ...

3.8/5Good! (749 reviews)

"The room was not ready when we arrived at hotel, towels were not allocated in the room, room service took a long time every time."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2020

Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island, Sabah
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The price is £221 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec

This family-friendly Gaya Island resort is located on the boardwalk, within 1 mi (2 km) of Wisma Merdeka and Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal. Signal Hill Observatory ...

4.1/5Very Good! (394 reviews)

"Diving was moderate. Overall rather expensive compared to Malaysian standards. Super service! Staff was extremely attentive. Monkeys were enjoying!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Gayana Marine Resort
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Polish Bay, Gaya Island, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
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The price is £235 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec

Located in Gaya Island, this beachfront resort is on the boardwalk and within 2 mi (3 km) of Sapi Island, Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point ...

4.3/5Excellent! (132 reviews)

"The staff where amazing, so helpful, friendly and happy. The staff we encountered made every possible attempt to accommodate us at every turn, we wanted for nothing at Bunga Raya Resort. The resort was breathtaking, we stayed in a villa with an amazing view overlooking the bay. Our villa was huge, ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2020

Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Sutera Sanctuary Lodges at Manukan Island
3.5 out of 5
Manukan Island, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Manukan Island, Sabah
The price is £55 per night from 31 Dec to 1 Jan

Nestled on the beach, this Manukan Island resort is on the boardwalk and 4.1 mi (6.7 km) from Oceanus Waterfront Mall. Pantai Pulau Mamutik is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) ...

4.3/5Excellent! (68 reviews)

"We had a great stay, the accomodation was very nice and with stunning views!"…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

Sutera Sanctuary Lodges at Manukan Island
The Pacific Sutera Hotel
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £38 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this beachfront resort is on the boardwalk and within 1 mi (2 km) of Sutera Harbour, Sabah State Mosque and Imago Shopping ...

4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Breakfast need to be improved....................."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan 2020

The Pacific Sutera Hotel
Gaya Island Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
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Nestled on the beach, this Gaya Island resort is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Tunku Abdul Rahman Park.

4.4/5Excellent! (424 reviews)
Beautiful Gaya Island Retreat

"My family and I stayed at GIR for 2 nights and had a great time. The rooms were enormous (complete with separate areas for walk in robes, bathtub, shower, toilet). Room amenities were excellent, with bug spray and ointment for insect bites. Our rooms had fantastic views across the sea to Mt Kinabalu, ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan 2020

Gaya Island Resort
Borneo Golf Resort
3 out of 5
KM69, Papar Beaufort Highway, Locked Bag No. 8, Bongawan, Sabah
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Situated in Bongawan, this golf resort is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Borneo Golf and Country Club and within 6 miles (10 km) of Nurul Hidayah Pekan Bongawan Mosque ...

3/5 (8 reviews)

"food is too expensive. room okay for me not bad. A lot of adventure can do at that resort"…"

Reviewed on 11 Sep 2018

Borneo Golf Resort
Kasih Sayang Health Resort
3 out of 5
Kampung Sinagang, Bukit Kokol Menggatal, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is £44 per night from 1 Jan to 2 Jan

Situated in Kota Kinabalu, this resort is 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Mari Mari Cultural Village and within 12 miles (20 km) of Kiansom Waterfall and Puh Toh Si Chinese ...

4.2/5Very Good! (25 reviews)

"Staff are very friendly and view is spectacular."…"

Reviewed on 1 Feb 2020

Kasih Sayang Health Resort
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Borneo Beach Villas

Borneo Beach Villas

4 out of 5
Pool Villa 163, Precinct Dillenia, Jalan Sepanggar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is £39 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
4/5Very Good! (304 reviews)

"Nice location, next to the beach with water sport equipment for rent"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Borneo Beach Villas
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel

5 out of 5
Lot G-23A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is £51 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (406 reviews)

"Welcoming and friendly staff. Clean rooms and public areas. Big spread for buffet breakfast. Free parking for hotel guests. Highly recommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2020

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Ming Garden Hotel and Residences

Ming Garden Hotel and Residences

4 out of 5
Lorong Ming Garden, Jalan Coastal, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is £27 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
3.7/5Good! (728 reviews)

"Nice hotel,love the hotel, great service, clean room.."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2020

Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
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Frequently asked questions

What is Kota Kinabalu like for a resort holiday?
Dreaming of a relaxing getaway? You deserve the comforts of a resort, where you can find everything you want for your stay – from tasty food and drink options to entertainment and shopping. Take a look at the 11 resorts in Kota Kinabalu and discover the best one for you, whether you envision yourself sitting down to fine dining or exploring the on-site boutiques.
What's a favourite resort in Kota Kinabalu?
Borneo Beach Villas - Beach property rated 4 stars. Features a full-service spa, an outdoor pool and a children’s pool. Shangri La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa - Luxury property with a 5-star rating. Has 3 restaurants, 2 bars and a full-service spa. Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa - Luxury property with a 5-star rating. Popular for its excellent breakfast. Enjoy the 2 outdoor pools, 6 restaurants and private beach. Gayana Marine Resort - Luxury resort rated 5 stars, 10-minute walk from Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal. Amenities include 2 restaurants, a full-service spa and a marina. Guests love the dining options. Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa - 5-star luxury resort, 5-minute walk from Sapi Island. Popular for its great beach location. Access to 2 restaurants, a private beach and a full-service spa.
How many resorts will I be able to find in Kota Kinabalu?
Choose from Expedia’s 11 resort hotels in Kota Kinabalu, where you can enjoy a selection of great restaurants, fantastic guest rooms and more.
What can I do in Kota Kinabalu?
Travellers come to Kota Kinabalu for water sports such as swimming, and also love the shopping and other activities. Monuments like Sabah State Mosque and Atkinson Clock Tower are places where you can learn more about local history, while Imago Shopping Mall and 1Borneo Hypermall are shopping destinations. Other top attractions you can add to your list are Mount Kinabalu National Park and Centre Point.
What's the weather like in Kota Kinabalu?
The hottest months are usually April and May, with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 27°C. The rainiest months in Kota Kinabalu are October, June, September and November, with each month seeing an average of 323 inches of rainfall.
What's the best way to get to and around Kota Kinabalu?
Fly into Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), which is located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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