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Hotel Description

5-star luxury resort near Sutera Harbour, connected to the convention center

Beachside getaway

A stay at this Downtown Kota Kinabalu resort places you within half a mile (1 km) of Sutera Harbour and 2 miles (3 km) of Imago Shopping Mall. Sabah State Mosque and Plaza Wawasan are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Poolside dining

This smoke-free resort features a private beach, a golf course, and a full-service spa. Take the beach shuttle and relax with sun loungers and beach umbrellas. There's fun for all ages with a bowling alley and a children's pool, and babysitting is an added bonus.

Deluxe Garden View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$97* Per night/room Jul 6 - Jul 7

Deluxe Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Magellan Club Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Magellan Club Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Magellan Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

Simply step outside to unwind on the resort's beach. You'll be playing in the surf in no time with a ride on the resort's beach shuttle (surcharge). Enjoy the umbrellas and sun loungers for a relaxing day at the beach. Enjoy a summer holiday at The Magellan Sutera Resort, where you can work on your swing at the golf course or spend a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa. There are 3 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a grocery/convenience store. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. This luxury resort also offers an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and outdoor tennis courts. Free self parking is available. This 5-star Kota Kinabalu resort is smoke free.

  • 456 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Game room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 3
  • Indoor tennis courts - 2
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Bowling alley on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet , Wireless internet access

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Tanjung Aru Station (3.1 km / 1.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Beach shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Magellan Sutera Resort offers 456 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Al Fresco - This poolside fine-dining restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required.

Ferdinand's - Overlooking the ocean, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Five Sails - This poolside buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Tarik's Lobby Lounge - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this lobby lounge serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Muffinz - This café serves light fare only. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

A private beach, a golf course, 3 outdoor tennis courts, and 2 indoor tennis courts are featured at the resort. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Racquetball/squash on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Bowling alley on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

Mandara Spa has 12 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, facials, body wraps, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open select days.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 12
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests must present proof vaccination and of Low Risk status on the MySejahtera mobile app at check-in.

All guests, including children, are required to present a valid government-issued ID card at check-in. Valid passport is accepted.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 11 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 180.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Magellan Sutera Resort

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global).

  • One child stays free
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staffed front desk
  • Reservations are required for onsite COVID-19 testing
  • Minimum age for COVID-19 test requirement: 13
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Safe & Clean (Malaysia)
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property beginning January 1, 2023. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 66 for adults and MYR 33 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 180.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Magellan Resort
  • Magellan Sutera
  • Magellan Sutera Kota Kinabalu
  • Magellan Sutera Resort
  • Magellan Sutera Resort Kota Kinabalu
  • Sutera Magellan
  • Sutera Magellan Resort
  • Sutera Resort
  • The Magellan Sutera
  • The Magellan Sutera Resort Resort
  • The Magellan Sutera Resort Kota Kinabalu
  • The Magellan Sutera Resort Resort Kota Kinabalu

You should know

  • One child 11 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.