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What's Kota Kinabalu Like?

Kota Kinabalu is a romantic destination known for its marina. Enjoy fun activities like boating and swimming. Plan a fun excursion to Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal and Sutera Harbour. Imago Shopping Mall and Centre Point are other popular sights to see.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Kota Kinabalu?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Kota Kinabalu and the surrounding area:

  • • 11 5-star accommodations from USD 141 per night
  • • 33 4-star accommodations from USD 49 per night
  • • 147 3-star accommodations from USD 17 per night
  • • 42 2-star accommodations from USD 7 per night
  • • 2 1-star accommodations from USD 5 per night

How to Get to Kota Kinabalu

Flights to Kota Kinabalu

  • • Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), 4 mi (6.5 km) from central Kota Kinabalu

Things to See and Do in Kota Kinabalu

What to See In Kota Kinabalu

  • • Mount Kinabalu National Park
  • • Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal
  • • Sutera Harbour
  • • University of Malaysia Sabah
  • • Atkinson Clock Tower

Things to Do in Kota Kinabalu

  • • Imago Shopping Mall
  • • Centre Point
  • • Filipino Market
  • • Gaya Street Sunday Market
  • • 1 Borneo Hypermall

Other Popular Kota Kinabalu Attractions

  • • Sedco Square
  • • Local Fruits Market
  • • Warisan Square
  • • Kompleks Asia City
  • • KK Plaza

When Is the Best Time to Visit Kota Kinabalu?

  • • Hottest months: April, May, August, July (average 89°F)
  • • Coldest months: April, September, March, October (average 76°F)
  • • Rainiest months: November, October, July, and September (average 0.43 inches of rainfall)