Livingston Hotel

3.5 star property
3.5-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Sandakan Rainforest Park

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Livingston Hotel

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Outdoor pool
Deluxe Twin Room | View from room
Daily buffet breakfast (MYR 30 per person)

Overview of Livingston Hotel

7.4 out of 10 Good
7.4/10 Good

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
Jalan Utara, Mile 4, Sandakan, Sabah, 90000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front-desk safe
  • Meeting room
  • Hair salon
  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking
  • Outdoor swimming pools

Room options

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

  • 344 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Twin Room

  • 344 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

About this area

Getting around

  • Sandakan (SDK) - 12 min drive


  • Plantation Cafe - 6 min walk
  • Heng Loong Restaurant 兴隆大酒家 - 6 min walk
  • Kedai Kopi Istimewa 别不同 - 7 min walk
  • KFC - 6 min walk
  • Tien Kee Restaurant 田記港式燒腊 - 4 min walk

About this property

Livingston Hotel

Enjoy your visit to Sandakan with a stay at Livingston Hotel. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Living Delight, which serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, Malay

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

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
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
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 275 rooms
  • Arranged over 10 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 3:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • An outdoor pool
  • Banquet hall


  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Living Delight - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: MYR 100 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately MYR 30 for adults and MYR 25 for children

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia).


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and a security system on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Livingston Hotel Sandakan
Livingston Sandakan
Livingston Hotel Hotel
Livingston Hotel Sandakan
Livingston Hotel Hotel Sandakan

Frequently asked questions

Does Livingston Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Livingston Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Livingston Hotel?
As of Sep 22, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Livingston Hotel on Sep 24, 2023 start from $43, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Livingston Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Livingston Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Livingston Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Livingston Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Livingston Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at Livingston Hotel and nearby?
Livingston Hotel has an outdoor pool.
Are there restaurants at or near Livingston Hotel?
Yes, Living Delight offers local cuisine.
What's the area around Livingston Hotel like?
Livingston Hotel is a short 13-minute walk from Kampong Buli Sim Sim and 13 minutes' walk from Chinese Cemetery.







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Property conditions & facilities




6/10 Good

It does the job.
Clearly use to be a lovely hotel, however now it is need of renovating. Staff are pleasant and room was a good size.
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Big rooms, clean and comfortable. Helpful staff
Katherine, 1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Restaurant was not iffering lunch or dinner. Only breakfast which was poor.
David, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Convenient location to park & drive around major attraction area.
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6/10 Good

I like the hotel is new n clean. But im not satisfied with the POOR room Wifi services & the unavailability of Mini-bar in the room.
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6/10 Good

Ivy, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

P L, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

P L, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Love the property
Chu Hong, 7-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Near to major attractive places.
Telekom Malaysia Berhad Wong Sack, 2-night family trip
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