Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu


Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, 88000, Malaysia   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone (60) 8832 2222 Hotel Reservations 1-800-80-6079


Your quick guide to Kota Kinabalu

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Concierge Tips

Insider tips

Find out more on what to do and where to go in Kota Kinabalu from us, your local insiders!

Speak to the concierge team (right next to the Reception counter) or any of the friendly associates for directions and recommendations on food, places of interests, things to do and what's happening in Kota Kinabalu.

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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#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

Experience the 5 different ethnic local tribes in one village - Kadazan Dusun, Rungus, Lundayeh, Bajau and Murut. Learn the history, culture and tradition as well as the lifestyle of these indigenous groups.

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Other Attractions

Kota Kinabalu is a quaint city of wonderment. Spend the day exploring the islands, take a stroll along the esplanade city, learn about our history as well as our culture and heritages, visit the beautiful religious sites, go hiking in the rainforest, day trip to Sandakan to visit the orang utan in their rehabilitation centre and more.

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

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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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