Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu

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Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, 88000, Malaysia   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (60) 8832 2222  

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Your quick guide to Kota Kinabalu

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Concierge Tips

Insider tips

Learn more about the many things to do in Kota Kinabalu from us. Get local insights, suggestions and recommendations from the locals ourselves!

Speak to the concierge team at the Concierge Desk (right next to the Reception counter) or any of the friendly associates and find all your desired information about food, places of interest and things to do in Kota Kinabalu for your exploration!

For more information, please call directly at +6088322258 or email concierge.lmkk@lemeridien.com / lemeridien.kotakinabalu@lemeridien.com .

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#1 Handicraft Market

Located just opposite and by the doorstep of the hotel, the Handicraft Market is a favoured shopping hunt for locals and tourists alike. Souvenirs galore await you and rest assured there is something for everyone. The fresh and night markets are located just next to it.

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#2 Gaya Sunday Market

Every Sunday morning, the length of Gaya Street is closed off to traffic to make way for this vibrant local market. Shop for anything one could imagine. From local batiks, food, antiques, plants, souvenirs and even pets!

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#3 The Waterfront

Kota Kinabalu Waterfront is a one-stop dining and entertainment centre located just opposite the hotel within 1 minute walk. The Waterfront is a popular hangout for both locals and visitors alike.

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Handicraft Market

Handicraft Market

Gaya Street Sunday Market

Gaya Street Sunday Market

Waterfront Kota Kinabalu

Waterfront Kota Kinabalu


#4 Sabah Art Gallery

Culture and art enthusiasts, feast your eyes on what Sabah Art Gallery has to offer. Marvel in the detailed unique ‘basket’ shaped green building (the first of its kind in Malaysia) with decorative cultural motif panels of the indigenous people of Sabah. For more info please visit Here.

*FREE entry for in house guest by providing room access card upon arrival.

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#5 Atkinson Clock Tower | Signal Hill Lookout

Built in 1905, this heritage building is significant for its structure of all-wood, no-nails, built in memory of Francis George Atkinson of World War II. The Atkinson Clock Tower has the distinction of being the oldest standing structure in the whole of Sabah that survived the destruction of Jesselton town during World War II. Till today, it still serves to keep the city's time. Walk up through the stairs within a safe pedestrian walkway, you will arrive at the Signal Hill Lookout Point. With an estimated 20 minute walk from the hotel. 

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#6 Mari Mari Cultural Village

The Mari Mari Cultural Village is situated amidst a remote forest setting in Kionsom, Inanam; away from the hustling and bustling city. Its surrounding atmosphere may faintly remind you of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s ‘The Lost World’ in the Sabahan sense. For more info please visit Here.

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Sabah Art Gallery

Sabah Art Gallery

Atkinson Clock Tower

Atkinson Clock Tower

Mari Mari Cultural Village

Mari Mari Cultural Village


Other Attractions

Kota Kinabalu is a quaint city of wonder. Explore the islands, stroll along the esplanade, take the time to appreciate local arts, visit religious sites, hike Kinabalu parks, a day's trip to Sandakan and so much more.

For more suggestions on things to do, speak to our Concierge Team directly or visit our Tour Desk at the reception - Kim Raya Echo Adventures Travel and Tours.

Unlock this destination with Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu.

Likas City Mosque

Floating Mosque Kota Kinabalu

Mount Kinabalu

En Route to Kinabalu Park and Mount Kinabalu

North Borneo Railway

On the way to Beautfort

Rafflesia

World's Top Diving Sites - Sipadan Island


To learn and underdstand Kota Kinabalu and throughout Sabah, please reach out to our friendly concierge team or discover from our Tour operator +6 088 322 346 or here

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