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Check-in: From 14:00
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Hotel Shangri-la Kota Kinabalu offers accommodations with views of Kota Kinabalu and the islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Park. Located around 7.5 kilometres away from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, each guestroom is well- appointed with top class amenities such as working desk, television, ironing facility and private bathroom with shower facilities. All rooms are accompanied with an impeccable view of Kota Kinabalu city centre. Besides that, guests can enjoy the dining experience at Tivoli Café & Bar which serves local and Asian cuisines as well as different types of drink and desserts. Apart from this dining options, there are many more restaurants located nearby this hotel to choose from. There are also facilities and services for comfort and convenience of guests. Among them is 24-hour front desk provides luggage storage, business centre and laundry services. Free parking is also available on site.
How To Get to Hotel Shangri- La
There are flights from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Kota Kinabalu International Airport. The journey takes approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes. Once you reach the airport, you can take a taxi or rent a car to the Shangri - La Hotel by using the Pintas road for 20 minutes.
Different Types of Room in Hotel Shangri- La
Superior Double or Twin Room is a 28 square metre room with 2 single beds or 1 double bed arrangement. This room features basic amenities such as television, mini bar and en suite bathroom with hairdryer and free toiletries.
Deluxe Double or Twin Room is a 28 square metre room with 2 single beds or 1 double bed arrangement. This deluxe room is well- equipped with standard amenities accompanied by an amazing view of the city as it is located on the highest floor of the hotel. This type of room also offers an interconnecting room.
Superior Twin Room - No Window is a 28 square metre room with 2 single beds. It is fitted with television, tea and coffee making facilities and a work desk.
Vintage Suite is a 42 square metre room with 2 single beds and 1 extra-large double bed. This spacious suite is suitable for a family or a group of friends. Besides the basic amenities, there are also additional features such as seating area, DVD player and options between sauna or spa bath as well as complimentary buffet breakfast.
Special Offer – Superior Double or Twin Room is a 28 square metre room with 2 single beds or 1 double bed arrangement. It is overlooking the magnificent view of the city and includes one-time complimentary set dinner for 2 guests.
Deluxe King Room is a 28 square metre room with 1 large double bed. It is also located on the highest floor of this hotel and features a seating area and has a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Complimentary bottled water and tea/coffee making facilities are also included alongside one-time complimentary set dinner for 2 guests.
Restaurant and café in Hotel Shangri- La
As for dining option, guests can head to Tivoli Café where it welcomes guests with the calm and comfortable atmosphere. This café serves breakfast, lunch, high tea and dinner and opens from 6.30am to 11.00pm. This dining place offers local Malaysian and Asian cuisines specialized mainly seafood for main cuisines. Besides that, Tivoli Café also serves many types of beverages and desserts. It also acts as a perfect place for business meetings and appointments. For more drinks and snacks, guests can enjoy dining and relax in the lounges.
Activities and Facilities in Hotel Shangri- La
Hotel Shangri- La also features top-class facilities and services for comfort and convenience of guests. Besides free WiFi access throughout this hotel, there are services such as airport transfer and taxi service as well as free parking for those who drive. Guests can also have direct access to the 24-hour reception desk for concierge and luggage storage services. Besides that, daily housekeeping, laundry and dry cleaning services are also accessible for guests. Guests also can organize a meeting or event at this hotel and have full access to well- equipped banquet facilities and the business centre at an additional charge. For leisure and recreational activities, guests can always approach the tour desk to arrange visits around Kota Kinabalu city centre.
Tourist Attractions Near Hotel Shangri- La
Tunku Abdul Rahman Park - Located off the coast of Kota Kinabalu, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park is comprised of 5 islands which are Gaya, Sapi, Manukan, Mamutik and Sulug. The islands welcome over 300,000 visitors with many beach activities such as snorkelling, island hopping and diving as well as island tours. Island tours can be booked on the spot at the Jesselton Jetty except for diving which requires prior arrangements with a dive centre. As the islands are only a short boat ride away from Kota Kinabalu, it is a popular destination among locals and international tourists. Most of the attractions at the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park revolve around all that is to discover underwater and it can be crowded during weekends. The raining season usually happens between the months of November and February and cause rough seas and less visibility. Gaya Island offers 20 kilometres of trails throughout the island and perfect for jungle trekking. Visitors also encounter bearded pigs, long-tailed macaques, monitor lizards and hornbills. The Tunku Abdul Rahman Park is open daily from 8.30am to 5pm.
Handicraft Market - The Handicraft Market is situated along Tun Fuad Stephens road and a popular spot for shopping among locals and tourists. Visitors will be spoilt for choice as there are many types of good are available here. For instance, there are rows of beautiful sarongs and pareos, pearl and gold jewellery and souvenirs. This market also offers authentic sompoton (a traditional wind instrument), a Murut headhunter's blowpipe, a coconut-shaped handbag and a wooden-frog that ‘sings' when stroking its back with a wooden stick. Visitors also can bargain for a lower price and walk away with more things. The opening hours are from 9.00am to 4.30pm daily.
Pets are NOT allowed.