Hostels in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
8 Jul — 9 Jul2
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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H2 Backpacker
8.1 Excellent
1st Floor, Block F Lot 2, Lorong Segama, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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1.0 km from city centre, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 171 reviews
8.1

H2 Backpacker is situated in the city's famous tourism and shopping district. Just a short stroll from Kota Kinabalu Central Market, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a refrigerator.

Lavender Lodge
7.6 Good
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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0.4 km from city centre, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 1 review
7.6

This comfortable hostel in Kota Kinabalu offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a 24-hour reception and luggage storage. It is ideally located for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

Skypod Hostel
7.8 Good
Lot 38, Jalan Ikan Juara 1, Sadong Jaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 25 reviews
7.8

SKYPOD Hostel offers award-winning accommodation in Kota Kinabalu and is within walking distance of Secretariat Railway Station. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet throughout the property.

Vibrant Hostel
9.3 Excellent
Level 1 - 5, Unit 29, Building No E, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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1.0 km from city centre, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 377 reviews
9.3

Vibrant Hostel offers a comfortable setting while in Kota Kinabalu. It is ideally located for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Tips for booking hostels in Kota Kinabalu

Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Kota Kinabalu:€14/night
Cheapest price found:€4/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Saturday
€5 - €21
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
€7 - €20
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Hostel prices in Kota Kinabalu

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Facts about staying in Kota Kinabalu

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Kota Kinabalu?

    €14/night is an average price for a hostel in Kota Kinabalu throughout the year. Hostel prices do vary, and you’ll find that in July is the most expensive month to book, and in June is the cheapest month to book. Our users recently found Kota Kinabalu hostels for as low as €4/night. In general, Kota Kinabalu hostels for €11 or less are a good deal.

  • What hostel is closest to Kota Kinabalu Airport?

    Vibrant Hostel is the nearest hostel in Kota Kinabalu to Kota Kinabalu Airport, at a distance of 5.0 km.

  • Should I stay in a Kota Kinabalu hostel?

    Staying in a Kota Kinabalu hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Kota Kinabalu tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.