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Popular hotels in Sabah

Discover well-known properties in Sabah that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 2,891 hotels in Sabah and price data was last updated on 12 July 2024. The average price for a hotel in Sabah is £97/night.
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Km 1 Jalan Utara, Sandakan, Malaysia
Boasting a sauna and an outdoor pool, Sabah Hotel is situated in Sandakan and provides modern accommodation. It offers 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.3
Excellent
1658 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Boasting an outdoor pool, a sauna and a Jacuzzi, Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu is situated in Kota Kinabalu and provides modern accommodation. It offers 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
9.0
Excellent
2993 reviews
Location
0.4 mi from city centre
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Offering views of Kota Kinabalu, Hyatt Regency Kinabalu is located in a well-known shopping area, plus boasts a sauna and an outdoor pool. It also provides free private parking on site and the Kota Kinabalu City Mosque and Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre are a brief car trip away.
Free Wi-Fi
8.5
Excellent
1873 reviews
Location
0.7 mi from city centre
Lorong Ming Garden, Jalan Coastal, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Located within walking distance of Secretariat Railway Station, Ming Garden Hotel & Residences offers guests an ideal base when in Kota Kinabalu. It also offers a free shuttle service, an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
8.0
Excellent
1314 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, 3, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
The hotel is located in Kota Kinabalu and is close to Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre. It also offers an outdoor pool, massage services and a sauna.
8.9
Excellent
2189 reviews
Location
0.1 mi from city centre
23 Jalan Haji Saman, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Opened in 1967, Hotel Capital Kota Kinabalu is situated in Kota Kinabalu and offers 24-hour room service, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
8.5
Excellent
736 reviews
Location
0.8 mi from city centre
No. 2, Jalan Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Located in Kota Kinabalu, Megah D'aru Hotel is an easy drive from the Petagas War Memorial and Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre. It also offers a 24-hour reception, massage services and a concierge.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
7.8
Good
988 reviews
Location
1.8 mi from city centre
No 1 Jalan Taipan 28 Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Located in Kota Kinabalu, ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam provides free Wi-Fi and a gym. It also offers meeting rooms, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.7
Excellent
1228 reviews
Location
4.8 mi from city centre
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Located in Kota Kinabalu, The Pacific Sutera provides modern 5-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and a private beach. Guests also have exclusive access to the Chavana Spa and Swimming Pool.
Free Wi-Fi
8.7
Excellent
2176 reviews
Location
1.2 mi from city centre
Unit No. G-803, 1Borneo Hypermall, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Tune Hotel 1 Borneo Kota Kinabalu offers 3-star accommodation in Kota Kinabalu. Guests can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.
Free Wi-Fi
7.3
Good
1677 reviews
Location
5.6 mi from city centre

Tips for booking hotels in Sabah

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Sabah. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Cheapest month:December
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Sabah:£97/night
Cheapest price found:£5/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Sunday
£73 - £184
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£47 - £91
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top-rated Sabah hotels

Browse through properties in Sabah that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 2,891 properties in Sabah and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Our users rated these Sabah hotels among the best places to stay. Skim through hotel descriptions and user reviews to find the right one for you.
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Polish Bay Gaya Island Po Box 22036, 88778 Luyang Kota Kinabalu, Borneo Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
5.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£178
Avg. per night
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2.5 mi from city centre
Pool
£154
Avg. per night
Jalan Pantai, Locked Bag 2084, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£47
Avg. per night
Lorong Kemajuan Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£19
Avg. per night
C-16-G, Signature Office, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
£22
Avg. per night
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
1.0 mi from city centre
£95
Avg. per night
Unit 25-28, Ground Floor, Block D, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£25
Avg. per night
Pantai Dalit, Tuaran, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
13.4 mi from city centre
£132
Avg. per night

Cheapest hotels in Sabah, Malaysia

Discover affordable stays in Sabah that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Sabah can be found for as low as £5 per night. There is currently one property in Sabah that can be booked for this price. Rocky Mountain Lodge is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Sabah. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024
Out of the hotels in Sabah we've come across, these properties are priced the lowest. Prices can differ depending on the dates selected, so use the search form to browse more options if you have flexibility.
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Jalan Cinta Mata Mesilou, Kundasang, Malaysia
2.7 mi from city centre
£5
Avg. per night
Lot 12 Lorong Perpaduan, Kg. Air, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
£8
Avg. per night
Mile 6, Jalan Putatan, Papar, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
3.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
£9
Avg. per night
Unit 3.15, 3rd Floor, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£11
Avg. per night
TB 4713 Lot 2 Ground Floor, Tawau, Malaysia
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Airport shuttle
£11
Avg. per night
Lot 45-46, Block E, Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
£15
Avg. per night
Kampung Kinasaraban, Ranau, Malaysia
8.0 mi from city centre
£16
Avg. per night
Kundasang 212-89-308, Ranau, Malaysia
5.8 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£16
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Sabah

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Sabah to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Sabah at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
An overview of the average price of hotels by hotel class in the Sabah. For added insight, we've also noted the most popular and best value hotels within each hotel class.
2 stars and under
5th & 6th Floor Lintas Station, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Lot 12 Lorong Perpaduan, Kg. Air, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Jalan Cinta Mata Mesilou, Kundasang, Malaysia
3 stars
23 Jalan Haji Saman, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
No 1 Jalan Taipan 28 Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Unit No. G-803, 1Borneo Hypermall, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
4 stars +
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

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Other accommodations in Sabah

Find the perfect hostel, theme hotel, or holiday rental for your stay in Sabah. There are 2,891 hotels in Sabah and price data was last updated on 12 July 2024. The average price for a stay in Sabah is £97/night.
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Batu 38, Bundu Tuhan, Ranau, Malaysia
9.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£23
Avg. per night
House 35, Jalan Setesen Jalan Mat Salleh, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Air conditioning
£28
Avg. per night
PV 139, Pecinct Dillenia, Telipok, Malaysia
5.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£40
Avg. per night
Lot B10, Semporna Seafront Resort, Semporna, Malaysia
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
£9
Avg. per night
Level 1 - 5, Unit 29, Building No E, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
£9
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Sabah

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Sabah to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Whether you're visiting Sabah for leisure or business, utilize the map to find hotels close to your ideal location. Clicking a property's name will unlock more information and allow you to book that particular hotel.

Facts about staying in Sabah

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Sabah to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 12 July 2024.
  • Where is the best place to stay in Sabah?

    Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, and Semporna are some of the most favoured places to stay in Sabah.

  • What are the best hotels in Sabah?

    The Magellan Sutera Resort, rated with a score of 8.6 from 3,176 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Sabah. Other top stays include Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Kota Kinabalu, with an average rating of 8.8 from 1,796 reviewers, and Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, with a score of 8.5 from 1,873 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Pantai Tanjung Aru?

    A good hotel close to Pantai Tanjung Aru is Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu (rated 8.8/10 from 3,501 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Sabah near Centre Point Sabah?

    The Magellan Sutera Resort is the most recommended hotel near Centre Point Sabah on HotelsCombined (scoring 8.6 over 3,176 reviews).

  • Is there a good hotel near Manukan Island?

    A good hotel near Manukan Island is Sutera Sanctuary Lodges At Manukan Island, which has been rated 8.4/10 by 314 HotelsCombined user reviews.

  • What is the cheapest city to visit in Sabah?

    Save on your trip to Sabah by staying in either Inanam or Putatan, the two most affordable cities. Staying in Inanam costs an average of £8 per night, while staying in Putatan costs £14 per night on average.

  • When is the best time to stay in Sabah?

    We recommend staying in Sabah during December when prices are at their lowest (around £5/night on average). February is the most expensive month to stay in Sabah (with an average price of £97/night).

  • What is the most popular city in Sabah to stay in?

    Kota Kinabalu is the most popular city to stay in Sabah based on user search data. Other popular places include Sandakan and Semporna if you’re looking for other options.

  • What is the cheapest city to visit in Sabah?

    The most popular hotel chain in Sabah is Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts. Though our users also frequently search for accommodations at WorldHotels or Le Méridien - Marriott Bonvoy during their stay in Sabah.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Sabah?

    There’s so much to see and do in Sabah, but we’ve found that the most popular landmarks are Pantai Tanjung Aru, Centre Point Sabah, and Manukan Island. You’ll want to stay in Kota Kinabalu to visit Pantai Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu to visit Centre Point Sabah, and Kota Kinabalu to visit Manukan Island.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Sabah?

    For those planning a trip to Sabah, the average nightly cost of a hotel is £76, though prices may vary based on which city you stay in. Staying in Sabah for a week will cost £533 on average.

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