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Best Room Rates

My girlfriend and I are planning a trip to Sabah for 3 weeks this October and have been having a look at the various hotel options

I have had a pretty in depth look at the reviews here on trip advisor and as the Magellan Sutera and Nexus Resort are available (on their own websites) for RM400 per room per night compared to almost double that for the Shangri- La so we will most likely stay at the Magellan Sutera the majority of the time and the Hyatt (RM290) for those days when we dont need a big pool etc. With a couple of nights at the Nexus resort for doing nothing at all!

My question is , are these the best prices I will find? or is there a cheaper way to book these hotels?

The likes of expedia and hotel.com are more expensive and to book any of the hotels from a UK travel agent (flight centre) is almost double the direct booking price.

Many Thanks for any help or thoughts you can offer

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1. Re: Best Room Rates

I arrange all of my own travel and book directly with the accommodation in Sabah.

Contact them direct via email and ask for the best rates and then negotiate.

Rasa Ria is a great place to stay and they have many inclusions like meals which can really be a cost saver in the long run.



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Hi Beastman,

Email sutera@suteraharbour.com.my and see what they can offer you. Next door, but in the same resort, to The Magellan Sutera, is The Pacific Sutera - it's the city-style cousin to the resort-style Magellan, but you have access to everything whether you stay in the one or the other, minus about a RM80 difference in price - they're just separated by the harbour, so they're about 7 minutes walk apart.

Not sure about the Hyatt, chain hotel, but Sutera Harbour (either the Magellan or the Pacific) being an independent , is certainly cheaper when you go direct.

Good luck.

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try to contact this travel agent. they do a lot of hotel booking and can get very special rate under their name as well. siewfui@hundatravel.com

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Try pinganchorage dot com web site for the Sutera. They seemed to have good prices. Another one was marimari dot com

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