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Signal Hill Observatory Platform

Jalan Bukit Bendera, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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A viewpoint opportunity to see how ugly Kota Kinabalu is from slightly higher up. Tall concrete buildings obscure any oppotunity for a good view.

Thank Adam-T-Travel
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good view from the deck! You can overlook KK city and the coastline! I visited during daytime but I think it would have been better if I visited at night! You can walk or drive up to the hill.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great destination for tourists on their first trip to KK. The sunrise and sunset are a must-see. It can get quite crowded at these peak times so be prepared to be in a bit of a crush. If you aren't a fan...More

Thank Leyla m
Reviewed 5 days ago

You can either walk up here or drive. I would recommend walking if you don´t mind heaps of steps. You´ll have a nice view from here but a few houses are in the way. There is a restaurant up there where you can buy drinks...More

Thank jen112017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went expecting great views across the whole city but arrived to find many buildings are taller than the observation deck!

Thank pp762017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had hoped to see the coastline and islands but way too many buildings in the way. Maybe at one time you could get an amazing coastal view from this observatory, but not worth climbing the steps to see it.

Thank T S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can walk the wooden stairs from downtown (Jalan Dewan) but be aware that you will still need to walk along a busy curving road for about 100m. The view is mostly of the city, with some view of islands behind the malls. Still, it...More

Thank Wendofish
Reviewed 12 July 2017

went there after dinner but nothing much to see. Night scenery of Kota Kinabalu is not that attractive

Thank linnaPuchong
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I was a little dis-appointed if I am honest. Gorgeous sunset to be witnessed but somewhat marred by the buildings in the way. Difficult to get a good picture. It would be a very romantic spot for a couple to spend some time watching the...More

Thank Debbie186349
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Short walk from KK via the steps. When you reach the top it is disappointing because the views are now obstructed with tall buildings. I did not even bother to take a photograph.

Thank Stag300
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