- Luggage Room
- Air conditioning
- Free Breakfast
- 24 Hour Reception
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Vending Machines
- Towel 0.73USD
Check-in / Check-out
Earliest check-in: 00:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00
- No Curfew
Group of 15 or more traveling to Kota Kinabalu?
Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm
Basic 5 Bed Mixed Dorm
Twin Private Shared Bathroom
About Step-In Lodge
Sabah is popularly known as the Land Below the Wind. It was once known as North Borneo during the British colony rule from the late 19th century to early 20th century. Sabah has the highest mountain in Southeast Asia, Mount Kinabalu. Indigenous people generally believe that Mount Kinabalu is the abode of the spirits of the dead. Traditional belief systems were linked to agricultural practices and management of the ecosystem.
Step-In Lodge is located in the downtown Kota Kinabalu and has attracted many tourists around the world. Many of our guests have promised to return. Some of them have brought with them the brochures to pass to anyone interested to visit Sabah, Borneo.
Internet access is easily available at our lodge for our customer to contact their loved ones.
Our rooms are available in variety. For those who want to enjoy warm and humid tropical climate, we have rooms with ceiling fans. But do not be dismayed if you must have air conditioned room! Air conditioned rooms are available too! Each room also comes with spacious compartment for personal items. We have laundry machine and refrigerator in the common area for the customers' needs.
At a loss with where to go in Sabah? Don’t worry! Just ask our friendly staff at the Information Counter! They will be very happy to recommend you some fascinating tourist attractions in Sabah.
All rooms are available at an attractive rate from RM25/ USD 7.15 nett per person upward. If you have any queries, do contact us through emails. To prevent any disappointment, make your online reservation early!
Sabah has culinary diversity originating from its multi-ethnic population of Malay, Indian, Eurasian, Chinese and Sabah Natives of Borneo. A brief look into the past and how this multi-ethnic country came to be, is essential in order to comprehend how such a cosmic array of food, has now come to be known all over the world as Malaysian Food.
Blessed with exhilarating scenic views, an abundance of flora and fauna, cultural diversity of multi-ethnic groups and nature have together boosted the expansion of the State’s tourism industry. The "Land Below the Wind", a name appropriately given to Sabah as the land lies below the typhoon belt of East Asia. Sabah is now carving a name for herself as one of the premier tourist destination in the region. The world famous ecology professor, author, and documentary producer, Ralph Bellamy, has recently called Sabah, the "Nature Hollywood" of the world. Sabah is home to a host of World Heritage Sites such as the highest mountain in South East Asia, and the world's only mushroom-shaped island-diving destination.
Sabah is a great place for adventure! Don't miss out the only place that has mushroom-shaped island for diving!
Come and visit us! And enjoy what this unique Land Below the Wind can offer you, food, scenery, nature, rich cultural diversity, adventure and more….
** Why Stay at the Step- In Lodge **
- Situated at the heart of the city
- A myriad of cafes and restaurants just steps away
- 24 hours front desk / reception
- 24 hours security system
- Fan / air conditioning rooms
- Dormitory / family rooms
- Super size spring mattress
- Personal lockers in each room
- High speed Internet access
- Spacious lounge / TV area
- Free coffee/tea making facilities
- Filtered drinking water
- Hot & cool water shower rooms
- Laundry service
- Mini kiosk
- Hair dryers and irons
- Express check-in/check-out
- English speaking staff
** Airport Information **
International Airport - Kota Kinabalu International Airport
Distance from Lodge - 10 km / 6 miles / 15 minutes' journey
** Transportation **
Airport - Guests may take a taxi at the airport operated taxi stand.
By car - Driving to the lodge from the airport is easy. Follow Jalan Kepayan road when exiting the airport. The journey is approximately 15 minutes.
** Travel Information **
Kota Kinabalu city offers a diverse number of attractions. Among the most popular location for visitors are the Sabah State Museum, Monsopiad Cultural Village, Likas Bird Sanctuary and The Sabah State Mosque. For those seeking unique adventure, a tour of the Islands is a must. The jetty that takes you to the Islands needs only 10-20 minutes ride. Native Handicrafts and the Night Markets are all conveniently located within 5 to 10 minutes walking distance from the lodge.
** Time zone/Currency/Climate **
Time is calculated with GMT plus eight hour.
Currency broadly use is Malaysian Ringgit (MYR).
The state of Sabah has a tropical climate with one season with average temperature of 32°C.
** Plug / Voltage Information **
Voltage - 240V
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.