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The Magellan Sutera Resort

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Private beach, beach shuttle, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Indoor Spa Tub

Overview of The Magellan Sutera Resort

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The Magellan Sutera Resort

5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSutera Harbour9 min walk
  • Popular LocationSabah State Mosque19 min walk
  • Popular LocationImago Shopping Mall4 min drive
  • AirportKota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.)7 min drive

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About this area

Kota Kinabalu

Located on a private beach, The Magellan Sutera Resort is in Downtown Kota Kinabalu neighborhood and is connected to the convention center. Anjung Samudera and Sedco Square are local attractions and those in the mood for shopping can visit Plaza Wawasan and Oceanus Waterfront Mall. Traveling with kids? Consider Water World Theme Park, or check out an event or a game at Likas Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Sutera Harbour - 9 min walk
  • Sabah State Mosque - 19 min walk
  • Oceanus Waterfront Mall - 3 min drive
  • Anjung Samudera - 3 min drive
  • Imago Shopping Mall - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Tanjung Aru Station - 3 min drive
  • Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport (BKI) - 7 min drive

Restaurants

  • Al Fresco – Ocean-view fine-dining restaurant offering Mediterranean cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner.
  • Ferdinand's – Fine-dining restaurant offering Italian cuisine. Serves dinner.
  • Five Sails – Buffet restaurant offering Malaysian cuisine. Open daily.
  • Tarik's Lobby Lounge – Pool-view lobby lounge. Serves light fare.
  • Muffinz – Serves light fare.

About this property

The Magellan Sutera Resort

Resort with private beach, full-service spa
Spend the day relaxing at The Magellan Sutera Resort's private beach, practicing your swing on the golf course, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants. All 456 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, separate bathtubs and showers, and coffee makers.
The Magellan Sutera Resort offers 456 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

3 outdoor tennis courts and 2 indoor tennis courts are featured at the resort. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Mandara Spa. Services include hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open select days.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, dinner, and through room service
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Guests providing vaccine records must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 28 days prior to check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10 AM: MYR 66 for adults and MYR 33 for children
  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 indoor tennis courts
  • 3 outdoor tennis courts
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Bowling alley
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf course
  • Golf driving range
  • Outdoor pool
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Bowling alley
  • Children's pool
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Malay

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Sauna
  • Spa open select days
  • Spa tub

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Guests providing vaccine records must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 28 days prior to check-in
Guests booked in a "Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei Residents Only" room type must present valid resident ID at check-in. The property reserves the right to amend the rate if valid proof is not provided.
Guests must present proof vaccination and of Low Risk status on the MySejahtera mobile app at check-in.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 180.0 per day
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property beginning January 1, 2022. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 66 for adults and MYR 33 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 180.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Magellan Resort
Magellan Sutera
Magellan Sutera Kota Kinabalu
Magellan Sutera Resort
Magellan Sutera Resort Kota Kinabalu
Sutera Magellan
Sutera Magellan Resort
Sutera Resort
The Magellan Sutera
The Magellan Sutera Resort Resort
The Magellan Sutera Resort Kota Kinabalu
The Magellan Sutera Resort Resort Kota Kinabalu

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 473 out of 999 reviews
5 - Excellent 47%
Rating 4 - Good. 356 out of 999 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 101 out of 999 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 43 out of 999 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 26 out of 999 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Cozy n my kid luv it so much..will come back again for more
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Resort
A beautiful resort with great facilities, pool, spa, sunset views and good food. Personally i found the Room a little bit warm, but the aircon was set to a fixed level.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Enjoy👍👍👍👍👍 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👍👍👍👍👍👍👍
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020