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Signal Hill Observatory Platform

Jalan Bukit Bendera, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing to see and a waste of time. Another money making scam for the local tourist taxi drivers. Its filthy and stinks.

1  Thank GSiva888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the reviews online we were vastly disappointed when we reached the observation platform. You can see a very small segment of the sea, the rest is obstructed by high rise buildings and malls. You're not very high up, so you can't see over...More

Thank Calmsloth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a taxi up, The hill is long and steep and in the high temperature a major challenge. Modern high rise hotels and malls have restricted the view from the observatory. Walk down using the modern wooden pathway through trees and undergrowth ---. Well worth...More

Thank Frangipani575
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Access via road or the staircase and paths that begin from Australia Place. It is an easy climb and the views well worth it. A cafe can also be found at the top.

Thank DeadlyddPerth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here as it was listed as one of the top 5 things to see in Kota Kinabalu. We got there to see the sunset which was very pretty but nothing we couldn’t have seen from the sea front. It was free to enter...More

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You'll feel the cool breeze while overlooking most of the city's buildings and establishments. Great way to relax for a few minutes in between tours. Nice view, but the restaurant's service within Signal Hill is slow. We got our order very late that we got...More

Thank MJClamar
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This is the only place where you can get a birds eye view of Kota Kinabalu City.It is special to visit at night because of the lighting effects,but day visits are ok too if you are not too scared of the hot summer's day temperature,...More

Thank 8Jerry88
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

There is a hotel blocking the view of the ocean but if you go to the mall you get a interrupted view of the sunset. The mall foodcourt open deck is a view from the side but the sunset is gorgeous with my big hotel...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was staying at the Jesselton Hotel on Gaya St and this was a short stroll away. I had just arrived in KK and after exploring the markets I wanted to see some urban nature. nice stairs lead up the hill and if you are...More

Thank peggydaly
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Pleasant place to watch sunset. No very big area and not much in the way of facilities. Glad we stopped here.

Thank Pat L
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