11 Cheapest Hostels in Kota Kinabalu

11 Cheapest Hostels in Kota Kinabalu

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Kota Kinabalu is a vibrant destination in Malaysia's Sabah region, known for its tropical island and mountain landscapes, stunning beaches, and abundant wildlife. With its warm Mediterranean climate, Kota Kinabalu is a great city to explore, the perfect place to relax, and the top destination for budget-minded travelers.

If you're looking for a luxurious stay or the cheapest hostel in Kota Kinabalu, the city offers an amazing variety of accommodations to choose from. The cheapest hostels in Kota Kinabalu are equipped with the necessary amenities to ensure you have a pleasant stay while you explore the city.

Sorted by Price: The Cheapest Hostels in Kota Kinabalu

  1. H2 Segama Backpacker - from $2.77
  2. H2 CAPSULE INN BACKPACKERS - from $2.21
  3. Escape Backpackers KK - from $3.45
  4. Homy Seafront Hostel - from $3.17
  5. Jesselton Cabin - from $2.62
  6. Signel Hostel - from $3.70
  7. Faloe Hostel - from $3.22
  8. Akinabalu Youth Hostel - from $4.40
  9. Jiran Hostel - from $3.99
  10. Skypod Hostel - from $2.50
  11. H2 Premium Backpackers - from $3.00

Full List of Affordable Hostels in Kota Kinabalu

On the map: Hostel Locations in Kota Kinabalu

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Kota Kinabalu. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

🤑 Cheapest Hostel:

H2 CAPSULE INN BACKPACKERS

🤩 Best Cheap Hostel:

Jiran Hostel

🎉 Party Hostel:

Faloe Hostel

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

Faloe Hostel

How much are hostels in Kota Kinabalu?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Kota Kinabalu

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Kota Kinabalu

Average Private Price Graph

When to book a hostel in Kota Kinabalu?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Kota Kinabalu is February. Hostels in Kota Kinabalu cost $8 in February.
  • The most expensive month is December with $10.
  • Total number of hostels in Kota Kinabalu: 17
  • Total number of Party Hostels in Kota Kinabalu: 5
  • Total number of hostels in Kota Kinabalu with a +8.5 top-rating: 12
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Kampung Air.

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H2 Segama Backpacker, Kota Kinabalu

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