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74% Avg. city rating Rated by 154 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 70%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 70%

Sightseeing 72%

Culture 70%

Nightlife / partying 64%

Value for money 78%

Customer Travel Tips for Kota Kinabalu

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62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


29 Oct 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Leave the city and explore other areas.

Liked: Food

Disliked: Widespread acceptance that tourists should pay more for everything!

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating


27 Oct 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Don't miss the waterfront market! It's the best place to try many kinds of local food and people watch.

Liked: The market along the waterfront. Great, inexpensive place to eat and really wonderful for seeing the local culture. Also the shops just before the market where you can get good bargains for all of your souvenirs. I found the prices in KK to be cheaper than in Sandakan. The local restaurants were a great price and many featured pics of the meals so you know what to expect.

Disliked: No.

73% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


16 Oct 2013

Customer Travel Tip: eating seafood at the night market

Liked: relaxed atmosphere

Disliked: no

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


14 Oct 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Recommend to pick the hostel that can arrange car pick up during your travel. It is not easy to find taxi.

Liked: I did not spend much days in KK and looked around, but it is quite safe place.

Disliked: The weather was not very good, almost raining all day. Maybe Oct is not a good season to visit there.

80% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


30 Sep 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Do everythingearly in the day. It's popular so a lot of things will be fully booked if you wait too long

Liked: It's great for seeing everything you've ever dreamed could be found on Borneo.

Disliked: It's not a city you'd really visit for the great city, it's mostly good to travel fto for going on excursions and activities.

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


19 Aug 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Walk

Liked: Sea

Disliked: Dirty

33% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 20%
33% Avg. rating


15 Aug 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: KK is nothing.

Liked: Not much.

Disliked: A lot. Way to expensive. Garbage and litter everywhere. Smelly, dirty place without any charm.

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Well prepared if you want to climb Mount Kinabalu.

Liked: Relaxing place

Disliked: Not good for shopping or fine dining.

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
64% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2013

Customer Travel Tip: good place from which you can to reach by jetty to nearby beautiful small islands

Liked: close to smallest island, food stalls, museums

Disliked: crowds, traffic jams

27% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
27% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: None.

Liked: Not much.

Disliked: Most. And its way too expensive!

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


11 Aug 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Pack sun screen! and try to avoid rainy season...

Liked: KK was nice, but most excursions and sight-seeing trips seem rather pricey compared to other Malaysian and Asian destinations.. Nevertheless, was worth the trip to KK!

Disliked: A bit on the expensive side, as compared to other cities in Asia.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


19 Jul 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the night market!

Liked: Awesome and cheap places to eat

Disliked: Busy city. We didn't spend much time in the city itself.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


16 Jul 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Get to Mount Kinabalu early if you wish to see it, or it will be covered in thick clouds.

Liked: Good base for activities in the area. I liked the local food markets, especially the seafood one on the water at night.

Disliked: Thought the tour prices were a little high compared to the cost of living in Borneo.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


16 Jul 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: None.

Liked: Cheap, lots of good food options, small enough that you can walk everywhere.

Disliked: Not a lot of sights to see. Rained everyday!

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


11 Jul 2013

Customer Travel Tip: mantanani island is good

Liked: Yes

Disliked: no

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
64% Avg. rating


10 Jul 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Take City BUS is Way much cheaper

Liked: Not that good as I expected

Disliked: the TAXI is sooo expensive

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


10 Jul 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Eat at Bella - great Pizza and Italian food.... Also have fried noodles at Moonbell then enjoy a margarita next door at El Centro... If you're in need of a caffeine fix have a Signature Freezy coffee at Old Town White Coffee. Once you've done that head to Sipadan and dive - it is awesome!! On the way tho take in Sepilok and Sukau for the wildlife and stop off at the mountain...

Liked: Diving at the Marine Park with Scuba Junkie was good, hiring a car and driving to Mt Kinabalu was fun. All the other activities you can do in Sabah can be organised from here.

Disliked: Except for the heavy rainfall from time to time... always take an umbrella with you and it'll be OK... it's a nice enough place to start/end your trip to Sabah. Plenty of shops/banks/restaurants to keep you busy.

91% Avg. rating
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  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


26 Jun 2013

Customer Travel Tip: preparing for snorkel diving

Liked: Relax~

Disliked: none

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


23 Jun 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Drink beer

Liked: Diving

Disliked: No

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


18 Jun 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Try some dive around the marine park and don't miss the park of mountain Kinambal

Liked: Easy access to islands, mountain and parks

Disliked: Not a clean place, many rats around....

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74% Avg. city rating Rated by 154 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 70%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 70%

Sightseeing 72%

Culture 70%

Nightlife / partying 64%

Value for money 78%

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