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Hotels with Bars / Lounges in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

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Top Kota Kinabalu Hotels with Bars / Lounges

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
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The price is P6,415 per night from 2 Jan to 3 Jan
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
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
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 P6,629 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (1,051 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 Sep 25, 2020

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
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Grandis Hotel
4 out of 5
Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, 1A Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is P2,582 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (835 reviews)
A grand stay at the Grandis

"We stayed in the Deluxe Room, Sea View on the 8th floor. 2 Adults and a 14 year old. The room and bathroom were very spacious and had modern décor. The view of the sea and islands is beautiful. Also staff are very friendly and courteous. Extensive choices at breakfast buffet however highly recommend ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Grandis Hotel
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
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The price is P14,542 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
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
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is P3,300 per night from 30 Dec to 31 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"spacious room with strategic hotel location in the heart of Kota Kinabalu."…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
The Magellan Sutera Resort
5 out of 5
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The price is P7,754 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Enjoy👍👍👍👍👍 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👍👍👍👍👍👍👍"…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

The Magellan Sutera Resort
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
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The price is P3,182 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Everything is in order. Except for the car park. Best you drive a more expensive vehicle such that you may be treated differently!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
The Pacific Sutera Hotel
5 out of 5
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The price is P2,488 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

The Pacific Sutera Hotel
The Jesselton Hotel
3.5 out of 5
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The price is P2,078 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (419 reviews)

"Very comfortable room. Staff pleasant and helpful. Pity that hotel renovations were proceeding making it somewhat noisy during the day."…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

The Jesselton Hotel
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
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The price is P13,444 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
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
Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu
3.5 out of 5
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The price is P2,073 per night from 20 Dec to 21 Dec
4/5Very Good! (399 reviews)

"Swimming pool"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu
C'haya Hotel
3.5 out of 5
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The price is P2,016 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4/5Very Good! (217 reviews)
Worth to stay

"Staffs are helpful and nice! Nice rooftop swimming pool and bar next to it."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

C'haya Hotel
Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
The price is P2,052 per night from 31 Dec to 1 Jan
3.9/5Good! (441 reviews)

"hotel bath tower have stain, need to change new."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
The Palace Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
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The price is P1,530 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
3.9/5Good! (305 reviews)

"OK except the breakfast spread was limited"…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

The Palace Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
4.5 out of 5
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The price is P6,558 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
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 Jan 6, 2020

Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
The price is P1,785 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
3.7/5Good! (728 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
Gaya Centre Hotel
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3.5/5Good! (700 reviews)

"Good & nice hotel area. Friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

Gaya Centre Hotel
D'Beach Street Lodge
2.5 out of 5
Lot 48, Ground Floor & 1st Floor, Jalan Pantai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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3.4/5 (56 reviews)
Okay, good staff.

"Best thing about this hotel is the staff. As others have stated though central to most things it is very very noisy at night with the music and singing in the open air bar down stairs until after 12pm. Could not recommend unless you are a party animal. Stayed in Deluxe room attached bathroom. Very ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2017

D'Beach Street Lodge
Kinabalu Daya Hotel
The price is P1,366 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
3.4/5 (442 reviews)

"The location is good and alot of eateries around. But the condition of the hotel is abit old."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

Kinabalu Daya Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Searching for hotels with bars in Kota Kinabalu?
If you prefer a place to stay where you can enjoy an evening cocktail after sightseeing, Kota Kinabalu offers 514 hotels and other lodging options, including 44 accommodations with an onsite bar. While you’re here, you can check out Imago Shopping Mall and 1Borneo Hypermall.
What are the best hotels with bars in Kota Kinabalu?
Here’s a few of the top Kota Kinabalu accommodations with bars: Grandis Hotel: 4-star hotel. Enjoy the poolside bar, free WiFi, and outdoor pool. Shangri La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa: 5-star resort with 3 restaurants. Enjoy the 2 bars, free WiFi, and free parking. Hyatt Regency Kinabalu: 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants. Enjoy the 2 bars, free WiFi, and outdoor pool. Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu: 5-star hotel with 4 restaurants. Enjoy the 2 bars, free WiFi, and free parking. Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa: 5-star resort with 6 restaurants. Enjoy the beach bar, poolside bar, and free WiFi.
How many hotels with bars should I expect to find in Kota Kinabalu?
Expedia has 44 hotels with a bar in Kota Kinabalu.
What is there to do in Kota Kinabalu?
Delight in the outdoors by visiting Mount Kinabalu National Park, Sapi Island, and Poring Hot Spring, then check out the local bars and enjoy a refreshing drink. Other places to see include Imago Shopping Mall and 1Borneo Hypermall. Kota Kinabalu is recognized for its bustling marina and array of shops.
When is the best time to visit Kota Kinabalu?
Visiting local bars in Kota Kinabalu is more fun when you know what the weather holds. These rainfall averages and temperatures can help you choose the best time for bar hopping. 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 Kota Kinabalu are October, June, September, and November, with each month seeing an average of 13 inches of rainfall.
How can I get to Kota Kinabalu and around the area?
You might want to make the most of these transportation options in and around Kota Kinabalu: Fly into Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport (BKI), 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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