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Family friendly Hotels in Kampung Gaya, Kota Kinabalu

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Top Kampung Gaya Family friendly Hotels

Gaya Island Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
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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
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island, Sabah
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4.1/5Very Good! (395 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
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Where Should We Stay in Kampong Gaya?

The relaxing destination of Kampong Gaya is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The snorkeling spots, boating, and beaches are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Arrange a flight into Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), which is located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center. When you're considering where you should stay with the family, Expedia can help you find a great hotel in Kampong Gaya that offers the amenities you want, whether that's a pool for the kids or free airport transportation.

When Should We Visit Kampong Gaya?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. Use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Kampong Gaya.

  • Hottest months: May, April, July, and June, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: July, October, February, and January, with an average temperature of 76°F
  • Driest months: February, March, May, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.16 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, July, October, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.43 inches

What Should We See and Do in Kampong Gaya?

While you and your family are visiting Kampong Gaya, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Likas Stadium and 1 Borneo Hypermall. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Sabah State Mosque and Lok Kawi Wildlife Park.

Kampong Gaya is also known for its:
  • Snorkeling
  • Recreation options
  • Beaches
  • Boating

Frequently asked questions

What's Kampung Gaya like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your kids, the relaxing destination of Kampung Gaya is a good choice. The snorkeling spots, boating, and beaches are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation spot for families. Take to the air and fly into Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport (BKI), which is located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation in Kampung Gaya?
Gaya Island Resort is a top 5-star resort on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Gayana Marine Resort is another choice for your stay with the kids.
What's the seasonal weather like in Kampung Gaya?
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. The rainiest months in Kampung Gaya are October, June, September, and November, with each month seeing an average of 13 inches of rainfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Kampung Gaya?
While you are visiting Kampung Gaya, you and the family might want to check out some interesting spots such as Imago Shopping Mall, 1Borneo Hypermall, and Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, Kota Kinabalu Central Market, and Gaya Street Sunday Market.

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