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Featured Resorts in Kota Kinabalu

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
The price is P8,446 per night from 22 Dec to 23 Dec
P8,446
per night
22 Dec - 23 Dec
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,002 reviews)
"Staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. Loved the range of amenities - although the spa was sold out the entire time we were there which was unfortunate. The sunset bar was my absolute favourite place to be!"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2022

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
The Magellan Sutera Resort
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
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The price is P5,665 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
P5,665
per night
17 Dec - 18 Dec
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
"Nice sea view."

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2022

The Magellan Sutera Resort
Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah, 89208
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The price is P9,103 per night from 21 Dec to 22 Dec
P9,103
per night
21 Dec - 22 Dec
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,001 reviews)
"Enjoy our stay with the staff being so warm and friendly."

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Kota Kinabalu

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Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Polish Bay, Gaya Island, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah, 88300
The price is P16,698 per night from 16 Dec to 17 Dec
P16,698
per night
16 Dec - 17 Dec
4.3/5 Excellent! (139 reviews)
"We stayed 2 nights 3 days and the whole experience was fantastic!! Beautiful beach, incredible location and superb staff. Highly recommend!!"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2022

Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island, Sabah, 88300
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P14,313 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
P14,313
per night
2 Dec - 3 Dec
4.1/5 Very Good! (403 reviews)
My staying experience
"The room is excellent, the platform from ocean view direct to snorkeling is really awesome. The room provide a Bluetooth speaker is so considerate. The food is very delicious but not much variety. The Resort Manager, Karl is very friendly and his briefing is important for guests. But the water got ..."

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2022

Gayana Marine Resort
The Pacific Sutera Hotel
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
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The price is P4,578 per night from 29 Dec to 30 Dec
P4,578
per night
29 Dec - 30 Dec
4.1/5 Very Good! (999 reviews)
Deluxe getaway.
"Lovely upmarket hotel/ resort. Great breakfast every morning with lots of options and different choices each day. Staff were friendly and welcoming .the pool was clean was fantastic. Lots of sunny and also shaded seating options. The bed was comfortable. Rooms spacious. We enjoyed the high tea, food ..."

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2022

The Pacific Sutera Hotel
Gaya Island Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah, 88000
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P11,379 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
P11,379
per night
4 Dec - 5 Dec
4.4/5 Excellent! (424 reviews)
"Villa was nice and spacious. Service was excellent. Food needs to improve"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2022

Gaya Island Resort
Sutera Sanctuary Lodges at Manukan Island
3.5 out of 5
Manukan Island, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Manukan Island, Sabah
The price is P11,551 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
P11,551
per night
1 Dec - 2 Dec
4.3/5 Excellent! (68 reviews)
It's not worth the money. Stay clear of this one.
"The shuttle boat leaves at 12:30, and checkin is at 14:00? I can only guess it's a cash grab to force people to get lunch at the hotel's restaurant. Checkin was chaotic. We had to wait for an hour for our room to be ready. Hotel staff put us in an un-airconditioned room to sweat in the heat along ..."

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2022

Sutera Sanctuary Lodges at Manukan Island
Manukan Island Resort Kota Kinabalu
3 out of 5
Manukan Island, Manukan Island, Sabah, 88000
Manukan Island Resort Kota Kinabalu
Kasih Sayang Health Resort
3 out of 5
Kampung Sinagang, Bukit Kokol Menggatal, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88450
4.2/5 Very Good! (25 reviews)
"Staff are very friendly and view is spectacular."

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2020

Kasih Sayang Health Resort
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Other property types in Kota Kinabalu

Jesselton Quay Citypads
3 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephen, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
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Sabah Beach Villas & Suites
3.5 out of 5
PV 139, Pecinct Dillenia, Nexus Residence, Karambunai, Kota Kinabalu, 88993
4.2/5 Excellent! (183 reviews)
"Nice place to stay. Definitely will come here again"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

Sabah Beach Villas & Suites
Sunset Seaview Vacation Condos at Infinity Avenue
3 out of 5
Sutera Avenue Residences, Tower 2, Block B, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
4/5 Very Good! (47 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 at Infinity Avenue
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Kota Kinabalu Resorts information

Number of reviews 5061
Accommodation 10 Resorts
Lowest Price P2,363
Highest Price P16,698

Frequently asked questions

What is Kota Kinabalu like for a resort vacation?
Dreaming of a relaxing getaway? You deserve the comforts and luxuries of a resort, where you can find everything you want for your stay—from tasty dining options to activities and shopping. Choose from 5 resorts in Kota Kinabalu and discover the one that’s best for you, whether you picture yourself kicking back in a room with stunning views or checking out the on-site boutiques.
What's a favorite resort in Kota Kinabalu?
The Magellan Sutera Resort - Luxury property with a 5-star rating. Features a private beach, a golf course, and a full-service spa. Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu - Luxury property with a 5-star rating. Has 3 restaurants, 2 bars, and a full-service spa. The Pacific Sutera Hotel - Luxury resort rated 5 stars. Enjoy the 3 outdoor pools, private beach, and golf course. Borneo Eagle Resort - Luxury property with a 4.5-star rating. Amenities include a private beach, a full-service spa, and a marina. Kasih Sayang Health Resort - Rated 3 stars. Access to a sauna, free self parking, and an area shuttle.
How many resorts are there in Kota Kinabalu?
Choose from Expedia’s 5 resort hotels in Kota Kinabalu where you can enjoy fine dining, spacious guest rooms, and more.
What can I do in Kota Kinabalu?
Travelers come to Kota Kinabalu for water sports like swimming, and also love the shopping and other activities. Monuments like Sabah State Mosque and Atkinson Clock Tower are places to learn more about the local history, while Centre Point and Anjung Samudera are shopping destinations. A few other attractions you may want to see are Kompleks Asia City and Oceanus Waterfront Mall.
What's the seasonal weather like in Kota Kinabalu?
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.
What's the best way to get to and around Kota Kinabalu?
Fly into Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport (BKI), which is located 4 mi (6.5 km) away from the city center. If you want to venture outside of the area, hop on a train at Tanjung Aru Station. You can learn about water travel options at the marina.

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