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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 Likas Stadium and Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal. Imago Shopping Mall and Sabah State Mosque 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

  • • Sabah State Mosque
  • • Likas Stadium
  • • Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal
  • • Sutera Harbour
  • • University of Malaysia Sabah

Things to Do in Kota Kinabalu

  • • Imago Shopping Mall
  • • 1Borneo Hypermall
  • • Centre Point
  • • Filipino Market
  • • Kota Kinabalu Central Market

Other Popular Kota Kinabalu Attractions

  • • Gaya Street Sunday Market
  • • Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
  • • 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)