Megah D'Aru Hotel

Address: 2 Jalan Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100, Malaysia | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 2 Jalan Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, is near Downbelow Marine & Wildlife Adventures, Poring Hot Springs, Gaya Street Sunday Market, and Sutera Harbour Golf Club.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsMegah D'Aru Hotel Kota Kinabalu

      Reviewed by worldcitizen83

      Megah D'Aru Hotel

      Reviewed Aug 5, 2012
      by (12 reviews) Chicago , United States Flag of United States

      I chose this hotel since I had an early morning flight out and didn't want to risk getting stuck in traffic if stayed in the city. The hotel is located very close to the airport (5 minutes from Terminal 2 - Air Asia) and 10 minutes from Kota Kinabalu International Airport. The hotel also provides a free shuttle service as well.

      The room was basic but comfortable and while the hotel is not located in the city per se, the city center can very easily be reached by taking a taxi for about 15 ringgit. You could also possibly walk into the city if you have time to kill and want to catch some rays.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      TripAdvisor Reviews Megah D'Aru Hotel Kota Kinabalu

      3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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