Sabah is fast becoming a popular tourist spot. With plenty of Sabah beach resorts to choose from, you are spoilt for choices!
This hark of a gem is known for its clear blue turquoise water and pristine unspoiled beaches and what better way to spend your next tropical island vacation than here?
Here are a few of my favorite tropical resorts by the beach in Sabah:
This 5-star hotel in Kota Kinabalu is just less than ten minutes away from the airport.
It houses spacious, comfortable rooms, and the ambience and exclusivity is perfect for the tired traveler wanting a leisurely, private getaway.
Moreover, activities and facilities within the resort are sufficient to fill up your day, without a moment of boredom.
This Sabah accommodation prides itself in its attention to detail and fabulous outlay design, which captures the relaxing spirit of the natural surroundings.
Spotlessly clean rooms and great service also add to the traveler's holiday.
The resort's restaurants are charming in their own way, and the activities organized allows for one to be close to nature, for example, visits to the Orang Utan education centre and an ecologically-friendly championship golf course.
This lodging in Sabah has just recently been remodeled, so guests can expect a higher level of modern sophistication during their stay.
A sister to the Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort, the Tanjung Aru Resort boasts of a private beach with views of the sensational coral islands.
Conveniently located just ten minutes away from the centre of downtown Kota Kinabalu, this hotel in Kota Kinabalu gives a good relaxing feeling throughout one's stay, regardless whether for the romantic couple on honeymoon or the busy family that needs a break from hectic schedules.
With an awesome-looking central pool that covers an enormous area of differing types as the main feature of the resort, it is a great location for activities suited for everyone.
This Sabah beach resorts boast of a superb and exhilarating experience on their well cared for beach, whether for the tired soul looking for some solace, or for the family with inquisitive children interested in clam-treasure hunting.
The winds from the wide expanses of the South China Sea make the resort a true pleasure to discover.
Indoors, the resort is huge with spacious and airy rooms, and is surrounded by lush greenery, making it a great place to unwind whether under the sun or in the serene rooms.
Previously known as the Sabandar Bay Resort, this is another beautiful beach tropical resorts with idyllic settings on the South China Sea, and makes an ideal location for a relaxing holiday.
The resort does not offer a whole load of organized activities, but the comfortable accommodation, many with sea-view balconies provide relaxed pleasure.
Alternatively, guests can opt to take a long, undisturbed walk on the 5-kilometre long white, sandy beach.
This resort it truly suited for travelers desperately want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city (it is located about 40km from the city), without having to get into a boat to arrive at an island resort.
Located far enough from the city to be distant from its busyness, yet close enough to be accessible, this lodging in sabah spans across surroundings that create an almost-heaven holiday for travelers.
Its fabulous surroundings and scenery provide a healing experience to travelers.
Facilities like the award-winning 18-hole championship gold course and exclusive Borneo spa give you never a boring moment at the resort.
A variety of rooms, from villas to spa suites provide guests with options of types of accommodation depending on the purpose of stay.
Tucked quietly in the idyllic town of Kampung Kinarut Laut, this beach resort is located 25 minutes from the city of Kota Kinabalu.
Being pampered with unique, personalized service would characterize the personality of this resort.
The newer blocks which house the superior rooms are well thought through and spacious.
Not too popular for its beaches, this sabah accommodation is a great spot for holiday makers wanting nothing much on their schedule except peace, relaxation and harmony.
During a visit to Borneo Malaysia, a holiday at a beach resort is welcomed anytime by everyone. These Sabah beach resorts recommended above would certainly provide a great getaway for the tired-out soul. Food for the soul, as I call it.
Looking for other Sabah beach resorts option? Just key in Sabah as the city and your travelling dates to obtain a list of accommodations available during the duration of your stay. I like this particular hotel search engine as it provides a comparison of the differing hotel prices and you get to choose the best deal for hotels in the area.