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Sabah Beach Villas & Suites
3.5 out of 5
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The price is P3,219 per night

Nestled on the beach, this Kota Kinabalu apartment building is within 16 mi (25 km) of 1Borneo Hypermall, University of Malaysia Sabah and Kota Kinabalu City ...

4.2/5Excellent! (171 reviews)

"The seaside location, spacious rooms, friendly staff. Although this hotel has just restarted business due to the pandemic, the unit where we stayed in is in good shape. Only thing is, 1 night stay is too short!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020

Sabah Beach Villas & Suites
Studio Apartment @ KK City Center
2.5 out of 5
1-R3-10, 3rd Floor Block 1, Api-Api Centre, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Warisan Square and Centre Point. Imago Shopping Mall and Kota Kinabalu ...

Studio Apartment @ KK City Center
Pelagos Oceanus
3.5 out of 5
The price is P5,550 per night

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Warisan Square, Centre Point and Kota Kinabalu Central Market. Imago ...

3.8/5Good! (18 reviews)

"Check in issues"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Pelagos Oceanus
Utopian Homes at IMAGO Mall
3 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P1,577 per night

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within 1 mile (2 km) of Plaza Wawasan, Imago Shopping Mall and Centre Point. Sutera Harbour and ...

3.4/5Good! (32 reviews)

"Really enjoyed my stay here, keep up the good work!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2019

Utopian Homes at IMAGO Mall
ITCC Manhattan Suites
3 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P2,289 per night

Located in Penampang, this apartment building is within 9 mi (15 km) of Sabah State Museum, Lok Kawi Wildlife Park and Sabah State Mosque. Sutera Harbour and ...

ITCC Manhattan Suites
Sunset Seaview Vacation Condos @ Infinity Avenue
3.5 out of 5
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Situated in Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Plaza Wawasan, Imago Shopping Mall, and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Sapi Island ...

4/5Very Good! (45 reviews)

"Property is pretty new, need to ensure a lock is installed at the balcony as it can be aeccable from the outside of the unit. Ensure CLEANED towels is provided. Had smelly towels delivered to us and there was no housekeeping on one of the day. Provide shower caps."…"

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2019

Sunset Seaview Vacation Condos @ Infinity Avenue
Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units
The price is P1,134 per night

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Sapi Island ...

4.3/5Excellent! (13 reviews)
nice n cosy

"it was a short stay for me. but overall it was nice n cosy. easy check in n check out procedure. host was friendly welldone"…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2019

Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units
Marina Travellers Suite at Riverson Soho

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within 1 mile (2 km) of Plaza Wawasan, Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and ...

3.7/5Good! (15 reviews)
Best for Family

"The place look clean and new. A lot of shop and restaurant in downstairs. A huge shopping mall near as well (5min walk). Great places for family to stay. You can use the pool and gym too."…"

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Marina Travellers Suite at Riverson Soho
Daruma Service Apartment
3 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P2,677 per night

Located in Penampang, this apartment building is within 3 miles (5 km) of Bukit Padang, Petagas War Memorial and Sabah State Museum. City Mall is 3 mi (4.9 km) ...

Daruma Service Apartment
Borneo Coastal Residence - IMAGO Mall
The price is P2,058 per night

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within 1 mile (2 km) of Plaza Wawasan, Imago Shopping Mall and Centre Point. Sutera Harbour and ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)

"Excellent service , facilities and location Would definitely recommend a stay here"…"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2019

Borneo Coastal Residence - IMAGO Mall
Utopian Homes at Sutera Avenue
3.5 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
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Situated in Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Plaza Wawasan, Imago Shopping Mall, and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Sapi Island ...

3/5 (6 reviews)

"Apartment close to town and airport. Aircon and water heater works really well. Alot of convenience stores under the apartment. Carpark a little confusing but got used to it after awhile. Communication with the property was hard initially(regarding check-in) but realised that could reach them through ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Utopian Homes at Sutera Avenue
Comfort Loft City Centre @ IMAGO Shopping Mall
The price is P3,175 per night

Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within 1 mile (2 km) of Plaza Wawasan, Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and ...

3.6/5Good! (25 reviews)
Frens Imago

"Comfortable n convenience"…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

Comfort Loft City Centre @ IMAGO Shopping Mall
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Gayana Marine Resort
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
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 Mar 1, 2020

Gayana Marine Resort
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
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 Jan 20, 2020

Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Gaya Island Resort
Gaya Island Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
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 Jan 28, 2020

Gaya Island Resort
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Staying in an Apartment in Gaya Island

You'll find plenty of places to stay in the larger Kota Kinabalu area, with 399 hotels and accommodation options including 115 apartments. Why not visit the spas and take time to enjoy the beaches while you're in this romantic area? Visit top sights in the region such as Sabah State Mosque and Likas Stadium.

Why consider apartments instead of traditional hotels? An apartment comes equipped with a kitchen, so you can cook some of your meals, and often has more space than a traditional hotel room.

Best Time to Visit Gaya Island

Though weather is just one factor, it can really affect your travel plans, especially if you are planning a longer stay. And since apartments often have more stringent cancellation policies, it’s good to familiarise yourself with these seasonal weather averages before you book your trip.

  • The hottest months are typically May and April, while August and March are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 31°C and nighttime temperatures average 24°C
  • April-June: 32°C is the daytime average and 24°C is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 31°C and nighttime averages are around 24°C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 31°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • Average rainfall is 93 inches in a year

Things to Do in Gaya Island

Gaya Island is known for its beaches and spas. Tunku Abdul Rahman Park and Sapi Island are a couple of lovely local spots to get outside and enjoy nature. Sabah State Mosque and Likas Stadium are other popular places to visit in the area.

How to Get to Gaya Island and Around the Area

Fly into Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), which is located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) away from the heart of the city. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like to stay at an apartment in Gaya Island?
There are plenty of places to stay with in the Kota Kinabalu area, with 516 lodging choices including 169 apartments. Why not visit the spas and take time to enjoy the beaches while you’re in this relaxing area? Top sights to explore include Sapi Island.
Why consider an apartment versus a traditional hotel?
Often more spacious than a traditional hotel room, an apartment comes equipped with a kitchen, so you can cook some of your meals. Apartments are ideal for families who want the conveniences of home but also for couples who want to stay away from the tourist areas.
What's the top apartment for my stay in Gaya Island?
Here are some of the favorite apartments in the area to choose from: Sabah Beach Villas & Suites: Located in Kota Kinabalu, 9.4 mi/15.1 km from the heart of Gaya Island. Includes a balcony, a living room, and a sofa bed. 2 outdoor pools and free parking are on site. Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units: Located 4.1 mi/6.6 km away in Kota Kinabalu. Free WiFi, a living room, and a Smart TV are included. An outdoor pool and free parking are on site. Pelagos Oceanus: Located in Kota Kinabalu, 3.7 mi/6 km away. Includes a washer/dryer, a living room, and a flat-screen TV. An outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center are on site. Studio Apartment @ KK City Center: Located 3.9 mi/6.2 km away in Kota Kinabalu. Free WiFi, a balcony, and an LCD TV are included. Access to free parking is available on site. ITCC Manhattan Suites: Located in Kota Kinabalu, 8.4 mi/13.6 km from Gaya Island. Includes free WiFi and a flat-screen TV. 20 restaurants and free parking are on site.
What's the weather like in Gaya Island?
Though weather is just one consideration, it can have an impact on your travel plans, especially if you are planning a longer stay. The hottest months are usually April and May with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 81°F. Average annual rainfall for Gaya Island is 106 inches.
What should I see and do in Gaya Island?
Gaya Island is known for its beaches and spas. Sapi Island and Tunku Abdul Rahman Park are a couple of lovely local spots to get outside and enjoy nature. While in the area, you can also visit popular places like Imago Shopping Mall and 1Borneo Hypermall.
What's the best way to get to and around Gaya Island?
Fly into Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), which is located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) away from the city center. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.