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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$1,572 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
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

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Hotel Eden54
2.5 out of 5
54, Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$584 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
4.2/5Excellent! (309 reviews)
"Reception on 1st floor. Staff very helpful .Good location close to Jesselton Pier. Wifi ok. Good lounge commun area which included kitchenette and fridge.Clean. They arebuilding a new consffuctio n at the back so noisy from 7.00am on wdek days."

Reviewed on 2020/3/5

Hotel Eden54
Hotel Five 2
2 out of 5
No 6, Lorong Sentosa 1, Jalan Merdeka, Air, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$598 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
4.1/5Very Good! (105 reviews)
"In this price bracket ("

Reviewed on 2019/10/9

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Eminent Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Lot 31, Ground Floor, Block D, Kepayan, Point, Jalan Pintas Penampang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$851 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
4.1/5Very Good! (214 reviews)
"Great value for money if looking for somewhere close to the airport. Good drop off service and clean spacious room."

Reviewed on 2019/12/12

Eminent Hotel
J Residence
3 out of 5
Kg. Tinompok, Mile 35, Kinabalu NP, Nabalu, Kundasang, Ranau, Sabah
3.8/5Good! (98 reviews)
"We stayed at Johnson Villa and the View from that villa was supernice, the kitchen utensil provided were good and almost everything was perfect. But they should improve in terms of hanging place for clothes and towel. At the same time, 3 of the dining chairs should be replaced since it easily broken ..."

Reviewed on 2020/2/18

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J Residence
Unic Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Block A, Lot 15 & 16, Warisan Square, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
3.7/5Good! (157 reviews)
"Strategic location. However, no parking bay is provided by hotel. Parking is managed by private co and very limited parking bay."

Reviewed on 2020/1/22

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Unic Hotel
Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu
3 out of 5
N0.1,Jalan Singgah Mata1,Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$748 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 20
3.7/5Good! (700 reviews)
"The room so dusty until i get my asthma attack...the room no enough lamp and dark...the bathroom very coZy n old..the staff not bery friendly .i heard some of staff talking back behind me eventhough i not far from them..overall bery terrible"

Reviewed on 2021/4/15

Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu
Tune Hotels - 1 Borneo, Kota Kinabalu
2 out of 5
Unit No. G-803, 1Borneo Hypermall, Jalan Sulaman, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$485 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
3.6/5Good! (213 reviews)
"Improve parking servise for customer"

Reviewed on 2020/12/28

Tune Hotels - 1 Borneo, Kota Kinabalu
Mile 36 Lodge
3 out of 5
Kg Kalanggaan, Mile 36, Kundasang, Ranau, Sabah
The price is NT$604 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 21
3.5/5Good! (121 reviews)
Super clean
"Good for transit"

Reviewed on 2020/8/9

Mile 36 Lodge
KK Suites Hotel @ Gaya Street
2 out of 5
NO.98-100,GAYA STREET, ., Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
3.4/5Good! (194 reviews)
"nice hotel and very convenient to town."

Reviewed on 2018/12/17

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KK Suites Hotel @ Gaya Street
De Galleria Hotel
2 out of 5
No 14, Jalan Sentosa, Kampung Air, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$631 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
3.4/5Good! (59 reviews)
"location is okey. hotel room is a bit small"

Reviewed on 2019/11/18

De Galleria Hotel
Megah D'Aru Hotel
3 out of 5
No. 2, Jalan Kinabalu, Tanjung Aru Township, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
3.4/5Good! (91 reviews)
"Likes -Quaint. Clean. Dislikes - Smell. Old. Breakfast is very basic. They do try hard."

Reviewed on 2020/2/13

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Megah D'Aru Hotel
Hotel Tourist
2.5 out of 5
Shoplot 26, Jalan Pantai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
3.4/5Good! (68 reviews)
"Unhappy."

Reviewed on 2019/12/30

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Hotel Tourist
Ceaser's Place
2.5 out of 5
Kundasang, Ranau, Sabah
The price is NT$604 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 22
3.4/5 (93 reviews)
"Chalet 2, Nice mountain view... One smelly room & bathroom, cannot get rid of the smell even after spraying deodorant... Water heater sometimes didn't work... No soap provided...no bottled water, tea or coffee provided..."

Reviewed on 2019/12/13

Ceaser's Place
Kinabalu Daya Hotel
3 out of 5
Lot 3 & 4 Block 9 Jalan Pantai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is NT$773 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
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

Kinabalu Daya Hotel
OYO 89780 Lodge 37
2 out of 5
0.5 KM Jalan Ranau-Tamparuli, Lot 6 & 7, 1st Floor, Wisma TSK, Ranau, Sabah
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The price is NT$387 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 19
3.4/5 (30 reviews)
"Location is good. Near to Pekan Ranau. It takes around 10 minutes by car to laundry service. Restaurant below the hotel is awesome. The car park is also spacious. Room is suitable if you spend most of the time outside. However, water pressure is weak."

Reviewed on 2020/1/26

OYO 89780 Lodge 37
OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel
2 out of 5
3rd Floor, Lot 3.3-3.11, Star City North Complex, Jalan Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$380 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
3.3/5 (54 reviews)
We were there
"The room was small, but clean. The bed and pillow were old and uncomfortable. The room itself has the bare basics and no window. The shower was powerful and excellent. There is no hot kettle in the room so you must walk to the outside of the lobby everytime you want cold or hot water. The tv had ..."

Reviewed on 2019/4/28

OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel
Promenade Service Apartments
2 out of 5
3-G-17, Lorong Api-Api 2, Api-Api Centre, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Fully refundable
The price is NT$639 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 25
3.2/5 (420 reviews)
Lucky to be here
"At the cov19 now , this hotel is good , near by all the convenient and food"

Reviewed on 2020/10/5

Promenade Service Apartments
KK Waterfront Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Blk B, Unit 2&3, Warisan Square, Jln Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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The price is NT$532 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
3.2/5 (126 reviews)
Experience in KK Waterfront Hotel
"The shower water flows is a bit slow. Overall is okay."

Reviewed on 2019/12/23

KK Waterfront Hotel
Le Hotel Kota Kinabalu
2 out of 5
Lots 15 - 16, 3rd Floor, Block B, Warisan Square, Jln Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
3/5 (141 reviews)
the worst 2 stars hotel
"This is the worst experience in my whole life after travelling for so many years around the world. The room is dirty with the bedsheet all yellowish, side tables that are broken, dirty toilet and rude staffs ! Please consider before staying here. You can use additional RM 10 for better service, comfortable, ..."

Reviewed on 2020/2/10

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