Cheapest month to stay with an average 68% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 64% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Kota Kinabalu
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Top tips for finding Kota Kinabalu hostel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Kota Kinabalu, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Kota Kinabalu in October and February.
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Kota Kinabalu if you stay on a Friday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Saturday.
If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Kota Kinabalu hostel.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Kota Kinabalu
Hostel prices in Kota Kinabalu can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Kota Kinabalu is R11 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as R7 in the last 3 days.
The average price for a night in a hostel in Kota Kinabalu is R11 compared to R52 for a night in a hotel.
Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Kota Kinabalu. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Kota Kinabalu?
Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Kota Kinabalu by showing you the exact location of each hostel