Hotel Review: Four Points by Sheraton – Sandakan Malaysia
Four Points by Sheraton – Sandakan
Category: Luxury Class
The Four Points Sandakan sits in a prime location along the coast. It is connected to the Sandakan Central Market where a variety of food and fresh fish are sold. It’s a short drive from the airport and many restaurants are within walking distance
- Sandakan Airport – 8 miles
- Sandakan Central Market – Walkable
- Agnes Keith House – Walkable
- Balin Roofgarden Bistro & Bar – Walkable
- Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center – 16 miles
Guests have the option to select from standard rooms or premium suites. The rooms are equipped with either a city or sea view, although sea-view rooms are highly preferred. The 30 – 58 m² rooms feature a king size bed (or 2x twin beds), and a desk those with work to do.
- Air conditioning
- Free WiFi
- Tea/Coffee maker
- King Size Beds
- Mini Bar
- Cable/Satellite Television
Four Points by Sheraton is the best choice in Sandakan if you care about service and amenities. Get the full experience by waking up to a delicious breakfast buffet with seats facing the ocean, swim in the spectacular infinity pool, or grab a coffee from a staff at the coffee bar.
- Sea View Rooms
- Infinity Pool
- Airport Shuttle
- Breakfast Buffet
- On-Site Restaurants
- Professional Staff
The Four Points by Sheraton is well situated in Sandakan, Malaysia. Ocean-facing rooms offer beautiful views of the Sulu Sea and Sandakan Bay. The hotel, which was recently built in 2012, is currently unrivaled in the area.
The business facilities at the Four Points Sandakan make it a top choice for business travelers to Borneo. While the pool and nearby spa facilities will draw in tourists on their own.
Having breakfast at the Four Points Sandakan is highly recommended. The daily breakfast buffet should not be missed as it combines good food with great views. The perfect way to start the day.
Guests should make use of the on-site concierge service. They have proven to be exceptionally useful at recommending reputable tour operators in Sandakan, as well as offering tips on what to do – and what to avoid in the area.
Check in Time: 2:00 PM
Check out Time: 12:00 PM
Sandakan, Malaysia is not known for it’s range of luxury accommodations. As such, the Four Points by Sheraton is in the top tier of hotels in the area. Prices at the hotel are reasonable even though the Four Points caters to high-end tourists and business travelers. Expect prices to start at $40 – $60 depending on the season. Booking an ocean-view room is highly recommended do to the unrivaled views of the Sulu Sea.
The SPG Hotel Group standard for service is strongly upheld at this property. On our most recent stay we were welcomed with friendly service from attentive staff. The concierge are knowledgeable and helpful. They are especially helpful when advising on the multitude of day trips and excursions in the area.
The Four Points, Sandakan is our highest recommended hotel for travelers who want 5* comfort at an affordable rate. Their affiliation with SPG means that they are the only choice in the area for business travelers and rewards points loyalists. There is simply no competition other competition in Sandakan, Malaysia. This is not the top recommendation for budget travelers as there are plenty of budget hotels and home-stays in the area.
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