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Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
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The price is NT$3,451 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2
4.6/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)

"Perfect place for family getaway...spectacular view"…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/28

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
Gaya Island Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
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4.4/5Excellent! (423 reviews)
Beautiful Gaya Island Retreat

"My family and I stayed at GIR for 2 nights and had a great time. The rooms were enormous (complete with separate areas for walk in robes, bathtub, shower, toilet). Room amenities were excellent, with bug spray and ointment for insect bites. Our rooms had fantastic views across the sea to Mt Kinabalu, ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/28

Gaya Island Resort
Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$4,450 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.4/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Love the view from my room and the ambience was relaxing. The Sunset Bar was a winner, just chill while watching the beautiful view of the sunset. Definitely will return."…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/25

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
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Grandis Hotel
4 out of 5
Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, 1A Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$2,083 per night from Apr 9 to Apr 10
4.3/5Excellent! (835 reviews)
A grand stay at the Grandis

"We stayed in the Deluxe Room, Sea View on the 8th floor. 2 Adults and a 14 year old. The room and bathroom were very spacious and had modern décor. The view of the sea and islands is beautiful. Also staff are very friendly and courteous. Extensive choices at breakfast buffet however highly recommend ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/20

Grandis Hotel
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Polish Bay, Gaya Island, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island, Sabah
The price is NT$9,597 per night from Apr 2 to Apr 3
4.3/5Excellent! (132 reviews)

"The staff where amazing, so helpful, friendly and happy. The staff we encountered made every possible attempt to accommodate us at every turn, we wanted for nothing at Bunga Raya Resort. The resort was breathtaking, we stayed in a villa with an amazing view overlooking the bay. Our villa was huge, ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/20

Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$1,851 per night from Mar 22 to Mar 23
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"spacious room with strategic hotel location in the heart of Kota Kinabalu."…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/24

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
The Magellan Sutera Resort
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$4,522 per night from Mar 11 to Mar 12
4.2/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Enjoy👍👍👍👍👍 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👍👍👍👍👍👍👍"…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/3

The Magellan Sutera Resort
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$1,849 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Everything is in order. Except for the car park. Best you drive a more expensive vehicle such that you may be treated differently!"…"

Reviewed on 2020/8/30

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
The Jesselton Hotel
3.5 out of 5
69 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$1,089 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17
4.1/5Very Good! (419 reviews)

"Very comfortable room. Staff pleasant and helpful. Pity that hotel renovations were proceeding making it somewhat noisy during the day."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/30

The Jesselton Hotel
The Pacific Sutera Hotel
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$3,903 per night from Mar 19 to Mar 20
4.1/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"Breakfast need to be improved....................."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/21

The Pacific Sutera Hotel
Gayana Marine Resort
5 out of 5
Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island, Sabah
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4.1/5Very Good! (395 reviews)

"Diving was moderate. Overall rather expensive compared to Malaysian standards. Super service! Staff was extremely attentive. Monkeys were enjoying!"…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/1

Gayana Marine Resort
Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu
3.5 out of 5
Lorong Kemajuan Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$2,126 per night from Apr 9 to Apr 10
4/5Very Good! (398 reviews)

"Swimming pool"…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/8

Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu
C'haya Hotel
3.5 out of 5
No.7 Jalan Tanjung Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$1,198 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
4/5Very Good! (217 reviews)
Worth to stay

"Staffs are helpful and nice! Nice rooftop swimming pool and bar next to it."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/2

C'haya Hotel
Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
No 4, Lorong Api-Api 3, Api-Api Centre, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$1,672 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18
3.9/5Good! (443 reviews)

"Good location. Overall good. Convenient and centre of city."…"

Reviewed on 2021/1/9

Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
The Palace Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
No. 1 Jalan Tangki, Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$724 per night from Apr 9 to Apr 10
3.9/5Good! (306 reviews)

"the breakfast is not enough for us... and didn't have much choice..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/12/17

The Palace Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
4.5 out of 5
Off Jalan Sepangar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$2,434 per night from Mar 13 to Mar 14
3.8/5Good! (745 reviews)

"The room was not ready when we arrived at hotel, towels were not allocated in the room, room service took a long time every time."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/6

Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
4 out of 5
Lorong Ming Garden, Jalan Coastal, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$1,312 per night from Mar 11 to Mar 12
3.7/5Good! (728 reviews)

"Nice and clean. Spacious and comfortable. Recomended"…"

Reviewed on 2020/12/27

Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
Gaya Centre Hotel
3 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, PO Box 13751, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$788 per night from Apr 6 to Apr 7
3.5/5Good! (700 reviews)

"Good & nice hotel area. Friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 2020/6/20

Gaya Centre Hotel
D'beach Street Lodge
2.5 out of 5
LOT 48 GROUND FLOOR 1ST FLOORJALAN, PANTAI, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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3.4/5 (56 reviews)
Okay, good staff.

"Best thing about this hotel is the staff. As others have stated though central to most things it is very very noisy at night with the music and singing in the open air bar down stairs until after 12pm. Could not recommend unless you are a party animal. Stayed in Deluxe room attached bathroom. Very ..."…"

Reviewed on 2017/8/31

D'beach Street Lodge
Kinabalu Daya Hotel
3 out of 5
Lot 3 & 4 Block 9 Jalan Pantai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$896 per night from Mar 28 to Mar 29
3.4/5 (439 reviews)

"The location is good and alot of eateries around. But the condition of the hotel is abit old."…"

Reviewed on 2019/10/14

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Searching for hotels with bars in Kota Kinabalu?
If you prefer a place to stay where you can enjoy an evening cocktail after sightseeing, Kota Kinabalu offers 513 hotels and other lodging options, including 44 accommodations with an onsite bar. While you’re here, you can check out Imago Shopping Mall and 1Borneo Hypermall.
What are the best hotels with bars in Kota Kinabalu?
Here’s a few of the top Kota Kinabalu accommodations with bars: SKYPOD Hostel: Property with restaurant. Enjoy the bar, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Beringgis Beach Resort & Spa: 4-star hotel. Enjoy the bar, free WiFi, and free parking. Survivor Lodge Pulau Tiga: Enjoy the bar, free WiFi, and daily housekeeping. Hotel No5: Enjoy the bar, free WiFi, and free parking. Comfort Loft City Centre @ IMAGO Shopping Mall: 3-star hotel. Enjoy the bar, free WiFi, and free parking.
How many hotels with bars should I expect to find in Kota Kinabalu?
Expedia has 77 hotels with a bar in Kota Kinabalu.
What is there to do in Kota Kinabalu?
Delight in the outdoors by visiting Mount Kinabalu National Park, Sapi Island, and Poring Hot Spring, then check out the local bars and enjoy a refreshing drink. Other places to see include Imago Shopping Mall and 1Borneo Hypermall. Kota Kinabalu is recognized for its bustling marina and array of shops.
When is the best time to visit Kota Kinabalu?
Visiting local bars in Kota Kinabalu is more fun when you know what the weather holds. These rainfall averages and temperatures can help you choose the best time for bar hopping. The hottest months are usually April and May with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 81°F. The rainiest months in Kota Kinabalu are October, June, September, and November, with each month seeing an average of 13 inches of rainfall.
How can I get to Kota Kinabalu and around the area?
You might want to make the most of these transportation options in and around Kota Kinabalu: Fly into Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport (BKI), which is located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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