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When you’re planning your trip to Kota Kinabalu, convenience is the name of the game. Luckily, Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport is nearby so you can deplane and get going on checking off everything on your Kota Kinabalu must-do list.

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Last Minute Hotel Deals in Kota Kinabalu

OYO 564 Y Hotel
OYO 564 Y Hotel
2 out of 5
2, Lorong Hiburan Penampang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88300
The price is $12 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and daily housekeeping. Popular attractions Lintas Plaza and Water World ...
4/5 Very Good! (17 reviews)
Nice but a bit Noisy
"It's a very nice budget hotel with on-site parking lots and the room together with the attached bathroom is also well-maintained and very clean, which is commendable. But our only gripe is that since the hotel and a gym fitness center also sharing the same building but the flooring and the wall isn't ..."

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2021

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
The price is $158 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
Stay at this 5-star luxury resort in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the family amenities ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,006 reviews)
"Enjoy the Horizon lounge upon arrival and check in there . Great breakfast and go with Star Marine to island hopping :)"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2022

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88991
The price is $61 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 3 restaurants, and 2 bars/lounges. Our guests praise the overall value in our reviews. Popular ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,003 reviews)
"Huge room, comfy bed and pillows. Lots of local good and cheap food walkable in few minutes. Also about 10mins walk are the good cafes in Kinabalu."

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2022

The Magellan Sutera Resort
The Magellan Sutera Resort
5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
The price is $107 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
Stay at this 5-star luxury resort in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a private beach. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in our reviews. ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
Excellent hotel!
"Wonderful hotel with nice view nice lounge! A must to book with Magellan Executive Suite to enjoy private breakfast and free Hi Tea session. The food is excellent!"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2022

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
The price is $76 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 4 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy beds in ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,001 reviews)
Great!
"Great stay, Comfy large rooms and nice staff"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2022

Hilton Kota Kinabalu
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
The price is $63 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants, and breakfast. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in our reviews. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (746 reviews)
Modern and comfortable
"Modern and comfortable"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2022

The LUMA Hotel - A Member of Design Hotels
The LUMA Hotel - A Member of Design Hotels
3.5 out of 5
Lot 2-5, Block A, Sutera Avenue,, Jalan Sembulan, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
The price is $50 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
Stay at this 3.5-star hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 4 restaurants, and breakfast. Popular attractions Sutera Harbour and Imago Shopping Mall are located ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (5 reviews)
"Love the design but i wish they make variety of food for breakfast everyday."

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2022

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
5 out of 5
Lot G-23A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
The price is $84 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious rooms ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (452 reviews)
"Room is clean and cosy with the all the available amenities staff is courteous and restaurant servers are efficient"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2022

Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top Hotels With Free Airport Shuttle

Eminent Hotel
Eminent Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Lot 31, Ground Floor, Block D, Kepayan, Point, Jalan Pintas Penampang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88200
The price is $28 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
Stay at this hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, a free airport shuttle, and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the overall value ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (220 reviews)
"Great value for money if looking for somewhere close to the airport. Good drop off service and clean spacious room."

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

C'haya Hotel
C'haya Hotel
3.5 out of 5
No.7 Jalan Tanjung Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
The price is $42 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful ...
4/5 Very Good! (217 reviews)
Worth to stay
"Staffs are helpful and nice! Nice rooftop swimming pool and bar next to it."

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Casuarina Hotel
Casuarina Hotel
3 out of 5
Lorong Ikan Lais, Jalan Mat Salleh, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a free airport shuttle. Our guests praise the comfy rooms in ...
3.2/5 (73 reviews)
Free shuttle to airport
"Newish hotel with restaurant but not much nearby apart from the beach. The restaurant offered little choice for dinner but breakfast was eggs, baked beans and toast. The shower was good but there could have been more storage space in the bathroom. There was a balcony but it was of little use. The ..."

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2019

Goldenhill Hotel
Goldenhill Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Lot 10, Pekan Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
Stay at this hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, a free airport shuttle, and dry cleaning or laundry services. Our guests praise the helpful staff in our ...
3.4/5 Good! (75 reviews)
Nice place
"Good stay"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2017

Megah D'Aru Hotel
Megah D'Aru Hotel
3 out of 5
No. 2, Jalan Kinabalu, Tanjung Aru Township, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
Stay at this 3-star hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and daily housekeeping. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious ...
3.4/5 Good! (92 reviews)
"Likes -Quaint. Clean. Dislikes - Smell. Old. Breakfast is very basic. They do try hard."

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Pan Borneo Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Pan Borneo Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
One Place Mall, Lorong Putat 3, Putatan, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88200
The price is $33 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and breakfast. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in ...
4/5 Very Good! (141 reviews)
"Reception guys were excellent especially Jay. Hotel staff is very friendly and there is a wonderful breakfast place nearby"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2022

Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.