King Park Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Travel Blogs from Kota Kinabalu
From Sarawak to Sabah - from Kuching to Kota Kinabalu. From one side of Borneo to the other. Almost like night and day. While both cities are similar in size - a little over half a million in population - that is where the similarity ends. Kuching, located in the Sarawak, is very isolated and laid back. The night life is all but non existent. Its …
Started the day by wandering around Sandakan 'market', where we were told we could pick up souvenirs and clothes etc. However, it turned out to be less 'Portobello' and more 'Splott'. It was hilarious watching Jamie, one of the Canadian guys on the tour, trying to buy a local Malaysia football shirt. He's around 6ft and built like a brick sh*thouse …
Up at the crack of dawn to get to KL airport, as in their wisdom, the Malaysian's built Kuala Lumpur airport nearly 50 miles outside of KL. Me and Cian were gonna catch the train together, and I would get off one stop before him and get the shuttle bus as I was going to a different terminal. Got to the airport train booth at the train station, but …
Our last day together as a group, it was a bit of a shame as we had got to know most people quite well.
We headed out to the island of Manukain 20 minutes speed boat from Kota Kinabula, luckily it was a much smoother trip than our last boat ride. The area where we landed was nice, a strectch of golden stand, fringed by tropical and rainforest …
une autre chaude et tres humide journee sous le soleil de kota kinabalu. nous avons marcher vers le nord de la ville pour se rendre a la mosque et au temple boudiste a likas bay.
a notre retour nous avons manger dans un petit resto tout pres de l'hotel, encore une fois, ca coute moins cher de manger pour deux , biere incluse qu'une seule …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Very happy with this hotel .
Rooms are small to NA standards but they are clean and the staff is very friendly .
Location is about a 10 min walk to the ocean at most and away from all the noise .
Mini Bus pick up to go to Mt Kinabalu is just 1 min. away .
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