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Discover well-known properties in Sandakan that are favored by visitors more than others. There are 224 hotels in Sandakan and price data was last updated on June 12, 2024. The average price for a hotel in Sandakan is $39/night.
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Km 1 Jalan Utara, Sandakan, Malaysia
Boasting a sauna and an outdoor pool, Sabah Hotel is situated in Sandakan and provides modern accommodation. It offers 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.3
Excellent
1622 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
Hs12, Sandakan Harbour Square, Sandakan, Malaysia
Featuring views of the sea, S'kan Styles Hotel Sandakan provides 3-star accommodation in Sandakan. It offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and meeting rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
8.2
Excellent
1510 reviews
Location
0.1 mi from city centre
Jalan Rambutan, Sepilok Mile 14, Sandakan, Malaysia
Located in Sandakan, Sepilok Forest Edge Resort is within a 20-minute drive of Sandakan Airport and offers a sauna. This resort is set in the heart of the town.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.8
Excellent
419 reviews
Location
11.7 mi from city centre
Jalan Rambutan, Mile 14 Sepilok, Sandakan, Malaysia
Located centrally in Sandakan, Sepilok Jungle Resort offers a sauna, an outdoor pool and affordable rooms. There is also a gym with a swimming pool.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.7
Good
1591 reviews
Location
11.7 mi from city centre
Lot 161-166, Block D, Avenue 5, Sandakan, Malaysia
My Dream Hotel Sandakan is located in Sandakan and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers luggage storage, massage services and a 24-hour reception.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.7
Good
275 reviews
Location
4.8 mi from city centre
Block F Lot 139 145 Bandar Utama One Avenue Phase, Sandakan, Malaysia
One Avenue Hotel Sandakan is located in Sandakan and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It also offers luggage storage and a 24-hour reception.
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
8.7
Excellent
191 reviews
Location
4.8 mi from city centre
Lot 82 84 Block K Bandar Pasaraya Mile 4 Jalan Uta, Sandakan, Malaysia
This comfortable hotel in Sandakan offers free wireless internet, as well as luggage storage and a 24-hour reception. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air Conditioning
7.8
Good
209 reviews
Location
2.9 mi from city centre
Block 8 Unit 28 33 Prima Square Mile 4 North Road, Sandakan, Malaysia
D North Star Hotel & Spa is located in Sandakan and offers free Wi-Fi. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Air Conditioning
8.7
Excellent
209 reviews
Location
3.3 mi from city centre
Km 22.5 (Mile 14), Jalan Sepilok, Sandakan, Malaysia
Providing a shuttle to Sandakan Airport, plus complimentary wireless internet, Sepilok Nature Resort is a convenient place to stay in Sandakan. It also provides a concierge, a 24-hour reception and a tour desk.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
9.0
Excellent
434 reviews
Location
11.7 mi from city centre
Lot 1-7 Block B, Bandar Fajar, Sandakan, Malaysia
This comfortable hotel in Sandakan provides free Wi-Fi, as well as a beauty centre and a sauna. It has a spa, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, meeting rooms and massage services.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.9
Good
381 reviews
Location
1.4 mi from city centre

Tips for booking hotels in Sandakan

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Sandakan. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on June 12, 2024.
Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Sandakan:$39/night
Cheapest price found:$12/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Monday
$16 - $81
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$16 - $77
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Cheapest hotels in Sandakan, Malaysia

Discover affordable stays in Sandakan that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Sandakan can be found for as low as $19 per night. There is currently one property in Sandakan that can be booked for this price. Hotel Ramai Sandakan is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Sandakan. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024
Out of the hotels in Sandakan we've come across, these properties are priced the lowest. Prices will typically fluctuate depending on the dates selected, star rating of hotel, and hotel location.
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Leila Road Town Cnetre P.O Box No.184, Sandakan, Malaysia
2.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$19
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Lot 1-7, Block 36, Bandar Indah, Sandakan, Malaysia
3.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$26
Avg. per night
Block A3, Bandar Labuk Jaya, Mile 7, Labuk Road, Sandakan, Malaysia
5.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$28
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Sandakan

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A breakdown of the average price per hotel class in Sandakan. You'll also find the most popular and best value properties within each hotel class.
2 stars
2 stars and under
Block F Lot 139 145 Bandar Utama One Avenue Phase, Sandakan, Malaysia
Km 22.5 (Mile 14), Jalan Sepilok, Sandakan, Malaysia
Jalan Rambutan, Mile 14 Sepilok, Sandakan, Malaysia
3 stars
3 stars
Hs12, Sandakan Harbour Square, Sandakan, Malaysia
Jalan Rambutan, Sepilok Mile 14, Sandakan, Malaysia
Lot 161-166, Block D, Avenue 5, Sandakan, Malaysia
4 stars
4 stars +
Km 1 Jalan Utara, Sandakan, Malaysia

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Where to stay in Sandakan

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About Sandakan

Sandakan is a bustling city overlooking the Bay of Sandakan, where international trade and rich World War II history has produced an array of global restaurants and fascinating memorials. The city’s thriving seafood scene is complemented by immersive river cruises, tropical-style bars and surrounding nature experiences.

Things to do in Sandakan

Discover Sandakan’s sobering World War II history at Sandakan Memorial Park, where a rainforest garden now stands on the site of a Japanese POW camp that held over 2,000 Australian and British soldiers. Afterwards, head over to the Sandakan Heritage Museum and explore old photographs and memorabilia showcasing the city’s past. It’s located near the Sandakan Liberation Monument, which commemorates the civilians who died during World War II.

If you’re interested in Chinese culture and architecture, visit the historic Sam Sing Kung Temple that was built in 1887. The temple is part of the Sandakan Heritage Trail, which takes you around the city centre ticking off notable buildings, including the centuries-old Masjid Jamik, Agnes Keith House and the Goddess of Mercy Temple. Don’t miss climbing the Stairs with a Hundred Steps, which will reward you with uninterrupted views of Sandakan and the distant bay.

Do you love animals? Tick off one or more of Sandakan’s nearby wildlife attractions, particularly the Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre, where you can see friendly orangutans up close. Swap primates for reptiles at the Sandakan Crocodile Farm, which is also home to ostriches and fish.

Outdoor adventurers will love exploring the Gomantong Caves, which are a series of expansive limestone caves where you can hop on guided walking tours. You can also learn more about the region’s ancient rainforest at the Rainforest Discovery Centre or cruise over to Turtle Islands National Park to see turtles laying eggs or turtle hatchlings during specific seasons.

Getting around Sandakan

Sandakan is reached by flying into Sandakan Airport or catching buses from Kota Kinabalu. You can get around town using taxis, buses, communal vans or hired motorbikes.

Facts about staying in Sandakan

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Sandakan to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on June 12, 2024.
  • What are the best hotels in Sandakan?

    One of the most popular hotels in Sandakan is Livingston Hotel, which has been reviewed by 806 users and currently has a rating of 8.0/10. Other top-rated locations include Sabah Hotel Sandakan and Gloria Swiss Hotel & Apartment Sandakan, which have received 8.3/10 and 8.8/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near Sandakan Harbour Mall?

    A good hotel close to Sandakan Harbour Mall is Sabah Hotel Sandakan (rated 8.3/10 from 1,622 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Sandakan near Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre?

    Sepilok Jungle Resort is a hotel near Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 7.7 from 1,591 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Sandakan cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Sandakan is $34 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data. The average price of a 4-star hotel in Sandakan around is $63 per night, whereas for a 5-star hotel it’s $49 per night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Sandakan?

    Prices for Sandakan hotels have been found for as low as $8/night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Sandakan tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Sandakan tonight starting as low as $8, rising to an average cost of $37, based on searches in the last 72 hours. Prices start from $70 for a 4-star hotel in Sandakan for tonight.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a hotel in Sandakan?

    The cheapest month to book a hotel in Sandakan is October ($16). Conversely, the most expensive month to stay in Sandakan is March ($81).

  • What is the cheapest day to book a hotel in Sandakan?

    The cheapest day to stay in Sandakan is Tuesday ($16). On the other hand, travelers can expect to pay the most on Sunday, when the average nightly price is $77.

  • Are there any hotels in Sandakan close to Sandakan?

    The closest hotel to Sandakan is The Pavilion Hotel, which is located 5.6 mi away from the city center.

  • What are some other cities to stay in when visiting Sabah?

    In addition to Sandakan, travelers opt to visit Kota Kinabalu when visiting Sabah. Semporna is also a popular choice to visit.

  • How many hotels are there in Sandakan?

    In total, there are 224 hotels to choose from in Sandakan, compared to 2,852 properties in Sabah.

  • Are there accommodation options other than hotels in Sandakan?

    In addition to hotels, consider choosing from 2 hostels, 1 apartments, and 17 vacation rentals in Sandakan.

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