Find the best place to stay — Kota Kinabalu

Where to stay around Kota Kinabalu?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 88 vacation rentals near Kota Kinabalu. From 61 apartments to 13 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kota Kinabalu for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kota Kinabalu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kota Kinabalu. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Borneo Marine Research Institute: 95 vacation rentals
  • Filipino Market: 95 vacation rentals
  • Mari Mari Cultural Village: 95 vacation rentals
  • 1 Borneo Hypermall: 88 vacation rentals
  • Sutera Harbour: 95 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kota Kinabalu listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Kota Kinabalu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 61 apartments in Kota Kinabalu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kota Kinabalu include:

  • Houses: 13 rentals available
  • Condos: 8 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available

Can I rent downtown rentals in Kota Kinabalu?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 34 downtown rentals in Kota Kinabalu. You have also many other possibilities in Kota Kinabalu area, including:

  • Near the ocean rentals: 16 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 6 rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 3 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kota Kinabalu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 61 vacation rentals with pool available in Kota Kinabalu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore the Waterfront Setting in Kota Kinabalu

    The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Kota Kinabalu. This city's shopping, seafood and diving draw many visitors. Head to top local attractions like 1 Borneo Hypermall, Likas Stadium and Sabah State Mosque. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Attractions In and Around Kota Kinabalu

    First time in Kota Kinabalu and looking for things to do? Local attractions include Water World Theme Park, Green Connection and Sedco Square. Don’t miss landmarks such as Sabah State Mosque. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Kiansom Waterfall, Kota Kinabalu Wetlands Centre and Signal Hill Observatory Platform.

    You could easily spend a day shopping at 1 Borneo Hypermall, City Mall and Gaya Street Sunday Market. Don’t forget to buy tickets if you plan to attend a game or event at Likas Stadium. Fun activities in the city include Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal and Sutera Harbour. Other places to visit in town include Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, Wisma Merdeka and Kompleks Karamunsing.