Hotels in Kota Belud, Malaysia

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Kota Belud overview

Kota Belud is a friendly locale surrounded by picturesque views of the jungle and mountains. You'll enjoy the ample chocolate and dining options, along with outdoor areas for hiking and running. Nature lovers will find plenty of places to explore such as Mt Kinabalu and Mount Kinabalu Park Entrance. Make it a point to see sights like Majlis Daerah Kota Belud and Tamparuli Suspension Bridge. Kota Belud is an inviting destination that has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Kota Belud

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Kota Belud has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Kota Belud with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Kota Belud hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Kota Belud hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Kota Belud

Fly in to Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), 41.9 mi (67.4 km) from downtown Kota Belud. Kudat (KUD) is the next closest major airport, 46.2 mi (74.4 km) away.

What to see around Kota Belud

Its jungle, mountain views, and hiking trails offer a glimpse of the natural beauty and favorite spots include:
  • • Mt Kinabalu
  • • Mount Kinabalu Park Entrance
  • • Poring Hot Spring
Here are some top sights to see:
  • • Majlis Daerah Kota Belud
  • • Tamparuli Suspension Bridge
  • • Rumah Terbalik
  • • Upside Down House
  • • Mountain Garden

When to visit Kota Belud

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 87°F day, 76°F night
  • April-June: 89°F day, 76°F night
  • July-September: 88°F day, 76°F night
  • October-December: 87°F day, 76°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 0.47 inches
  • April-June: 0.79 inches
  • July-September: 1.14 inches
  • October-December: 1.26 inches
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