Tawau, Malaysia · 34 hotels available
Nafeesa Beriyani House India Restaurant is a famous Indian restaurant in Tawau. The restaurant serves various Indian delicacies. Tawau is the third-largest town in Sabah, after Kota Kinabalu and Sandakan. Among the tourist attractions in Tawau are The Tawau International Cultural Festival, Tawau Bell Tower, Japanese War Cemetery, Confrontation Memorial, Teck Guan Cocoa Museum, Tawau Hills National Park, Bukit Gemok, and Tawau Tanjung Markets.
Both Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer daily flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tawau. It takes about half an hour to get to the airport from the Tawau town and about an hour from Semporna town. If you are heading to the town from the airport, you are required to purchase a taxi coupon from the taxi counter before heading outside the terminal building to get a taxi. The taxi fare is fixed depending on your destinations. A cheaper solution is to travel by public bus from or to the Tawau Airport. From the airport, one may take any public transport to reach Nafeesa Beriyani House.
For the true chocolate lover, a visit to the Teck Guan Cocoa Village in Tawau is a must. Tawau is known for its booming cocoa industry and the Teck Guan Cocoa Museum proudly houses the history of its development over the years. With its attractive design and layout, the museum is the only one of its kind in Malaysia. Within the museum grounds, you will also find a cocoa processing plant and manufacturing factory, giving you an up-close view of the production process. Various products are also available for purchase, from chocolate jam to instant hot cocoa beverages.
The national park is home to numerous indigenous plant and animal species. Lowland orchids are also abundant in this park; the most spectacular is the Elephant's Ear Orchid. Be sure to check out the 2 hectare Lowland Gardens, home to an astounding selection of flora. This park is also a popular spot for families and friends to enjoy a picnic or, for the more adventurous, spend a night camping under a blanket of stars. Many people visit Tawau Hills Park during the school holidays or at weekends. To avoid crowds, weekdays are the best time to explore the park.
Located about 45 minutes away from the Tawau Airport, The Sipadan Mangrove Resort is a magical hideaway surrounded by oil plantations, fish farms and mangroves and is located on the Kalumpang river. The resort is a perfect place for a quite escapes for you. The resort is a new gateway to Sipadan, Mabul, Kapalai & other island surrounding the Celebes Sea. The resort also serves an interesting experience of river cruise to spot the proboscis monkey and a visit to their own aquaculture farm. At night, you can relax by the bar where there is a large, flat-screen TV. For your convenience, the resort can arrange an airport transfer for you.
Designed for both business and leisure travel, Shervinton Executive Boutique Hotel is ideally situated in Tawau; one of the city's most popular locales. Only 1 km from the city centre, the hotel's strategic location ensures that guests can quickly and easily reach many local points of interest. For sightseeing options and local attractions, one need not look far as the hotel enjoys close proximity to Pasar Tanjung, Tawau Airport, Teck Guan Cocoa Museum. Offering hotel guests superior services and a broad range of amenities, Shervinton Executive Boutique Hotel is committed to ensuring that your stay is as comfortable as possible. Top features of the hotel include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, taxi service, 24-hour front desk.
The hotel has a total of 102 rooms, ranging from Deluxe Queen/Twin, Junior Suite, Executive Suite, Premier Twin, Premier Junior, Premier Executive to Exclusive Premier Regency. It caters for both budget conscious travellers as well as those who want comfort in a privacy assured setting and environment.