Marina Court Penthouse

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About Marina Court Penthouse

Set within a modern high-rise in downtown Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, Marina Court Penthouse is a self-catering serviced holiday apartment with free Wi-Fi throughout and complimentary parking. Found near the seafront, it features a fully-equipped kitchen and an outdoor swimming pool.

The bright, air-conditioned four-bedroom apartment with parquet and tiled flooring boasts a modern en suite bathroom, dining table, sea view balcony, flat-panel satellite TV, kettle, washing machine and a seating area with soft furnishings.

Conveniences at Marina Court Penthouse comprise a lift, children’s playground, daily housekeeping and 24-hour security. Guests can also enjoy access to squash courts.

Eateries situated within ten minutes’ walk include cafes and curry houses plus seafood, Japanese, fast food and Malaysian restaurants.

The property is within 30 minutes’ walk of Suria Sabah Shopping Mall and Jesselton Point for boats to the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park with its beautiful islands. Gaya Street Sunday Market is about 15 minutes’ stroll away. Tropical Tanjung Aru beach is approximately 15 minutes’ drive away.

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Convenience store
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Washing machine

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Handy downtown location

Drivers were chuffed about the ample free on-site parking, adding that it was simple to reach local beauty spots, beaches, golf courses, shopping centres and the airport from this property’s downtown location. It also appealed to reviewers that there were numerous restaurants and convenience stores nearby. Access to ferry terminals and the airport was also reportedly straightforward.

Decent value for money for groups

Budget-conscious travellers often felt that they got fair bang for their buck as the nightly rates were normally competitive for the area. In particular, families or groups travelling together were able to share the cost and make healthy savings.

Pleasant apartment had sea views

Travellers sang the praises of the sea view from the balcony at this holiday apartment in Kota Kinabalu. Many guests called the apartment spacious, clean and comfortable. It also proved popular that the property was well-equipped with a flat-screen satellite TV plus a full kitchen that contained a washing machine. Many visitors also said the inviting outdoor swimming pool was a pleasant bonus.

Negative Reviews

Room temperature grumbles

During the hottest weather, several travellers claimed they struggled to regulate the room temperature in the apartment. Some critics claimed the air-conditioning units were insufficiently powerful.

Minor maintenance and cleanliness concerns

According to several critics, there was room for improvement when it came to cleanliness and maintenance at this apartment. Issues faced by certain guests included dusty patches, damaged furniture, tired-looking décor, blown light bulbs, dim lighting and an occasionally unreliable hot water supply.

Free Wi-Fi divided opinion

Although the free Wi-Fi network was appreciated as a handy bonus by many visitors, some guests were left frustrated by a spotty signal and slow speeds from time to time.