Amazing Scenic Getaway in Kundasang, Sabah of Malaysia

Hey all ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿปโ˜บ๏ธ, as refer to SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป’s earlier blog post about her Best Moments in Sabah, Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ , if you’ve missed it, you may enjoy your read via ๐ŸŒ https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2022/06/30/best-moments-in-kota-kinabalu-kudat-keningau-tenom-of-sabah-malaysia-%c2%b7-day-by-day-itinerary/

In this blog post, she will share about her amazing scenic getaway with FLYPOD Kinabalu Mountain Lodge, Kundasang, Sabah of Malaysia ็ฅžๅฑฑ้ฃ›็‚นๅฑฑๅบ„ ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค๐Ÿ˜ƒ

Actually SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป wasn’t in her itinerary planning to travel to Kundasang ๐Ÿž๏ธduring this recent Sabah trip. However, just because of a beautiful coincidence that she got to know & engage with FLYPOD team (๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/flypodhotelkk/) , a great ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป 1๏ธโƒฃ stop travel solutions provider, then she got to enjoy a fully recharged mind, body & soul, an awesome scenic getaway at FLYPOD Kinabalu Mountain Lodge ๐Ÿก๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿ‘

So, she has checked out & stored her big backpack ๐ŸŽ’ with FLYPOD Hotel ๐Ÿจ (Fee applies โœ…), then enjoyed yummy brunch ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿฝ๏ธโ˜• @ FLYPOD Restaurant before departed to Kundasang ๐Ÿž๏ธ with Sky Tee & Jane of FLYPOD team ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿป๐Ÿš—โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ’•

FLYPOD Kinabalu Mountain Lodge ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค is centrally located at Kinabalu Park, Sabah. It offers a strategic location ๐Ÿ“& comfortable environment with beautiful scenery ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ, if you’re planning your hiking ๐Ÿฅพ to Mount Kinabalu โ›ฐ๏ธ, do check out this lodge ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’คโ›ฐ๏ธ

Ohh ya…It was took over by a ๐Ÿ†• management ie. FLYPOD & with its soft opening on 1 Feb 2022. It requires a 2.5 hours car ride ๐Ÿš— from FLYPOD Hotel ๐Ÿจ, Kota Kinabalu International Airport โœˆ๏ธ & Tanjung Aru Railway Station ๐Ÿš‰ You may engage for the transport service either car, van or bus ๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš๐ŸšŒ to reach to this lodge with FLYPOD team ya ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

With the ๐Ÿ†• FLYPOD team management since Feb 2022, this lodge ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’คโ›ฐ๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป is now much improved on its cleanliness & well equipped for all its guests’ necessity comparatively if you’ve read up the TripAdvisor reviews made prior Feb 2022. SiennyLovesDrawing has shared & contributed her TripAdvisor review via ๐ŸŒ https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/ShowUserReviews-g3845613-d1028871-r852907728-Kinabalu_Mountain_Lodge-Kundasang_Ranau_Sabah.html based on her lodge stay in July 2022, so more travelers got an updated review, sharing is caring as always ya โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ’•

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Kinabalu Park ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐ŸŒณ was gazetted in 1964 to protect Mount Kinabalu โ›ฐ๏ธ & its flora & fauna ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ, also Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ โ€™s 1๏ธโƒฃst World Heritage Site declared by the UNESCO in Dec 2000 for its outstanding universal values & the role as 1๏ธโƒฃ of the most important biological sites in the world ๐ŸŒŽ Plenty of nature activities available especially enjoy the trekking trails ๐Ÿž๏ธโ›ฐ๏ธ๐Ÿฅพ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป, more info via ๐ŸŒ https://www.mountkinabalu.com/mount-kinabalu/kinabalu-park

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ You may request to stop by the Nabalu Craft Market before heading up the lodge for a quick shopping ๐Ÿ›๏ธ๐Ÿ›’ Had a safe arrival with FLYPOD team though the roads up to the lodge is slightly steep, then enjoyed a cuppa of hot honey ๐Ÿฏ as welcome drink ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿ’• from the friendly staff here at this lovely lodge, yes โœ…, she did felt being home ๐Ÿก & welcomed ๐Ÿค—

When arrived, 1๏ธโƒฃst impression to her, it’s absolutely suitable for a nature ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ getaway from the busy city ๐ŸŒ†๐ŸŒ‡ lifestyle & to enjoy relaxing. Totally an ideal ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป place for travelers within Kinabalu Park area ๐Ÿž๏ธ

Let’s stay & enjoy a nice up close nature getaway with the view of the green nature of Kundasang valleys ๐Ÿž๏ธโ›ฐ๏ธ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ

Do enjoy her TikTok clip captured from her awesome stay here via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ

@siennylovesdraw

๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’•Will be back again for sure #flypodkinabalumountainlodge #Kundasang easily fall asleep to fully recharge & energized @ this cosy comfy #lodgegetaway #lodge #lodgestaycation #kundasangsabah #kundasangsabahโ™ฅ๏ธ #kundasangsabahโ›ฐ๏ธ #kundasangsabahโœŒ๏ธ #kundasangview #kundasangtrip #kundasangtour #kundasangranausabah #kundasangranau #Flypod #hotel #hotelaccommodation #staycation to #blog #blogpost #blogging #bloggerlife #blogginglife #blogwriting #blogger #bloggers #contentcreator #contentcreation #contentcreatormy #kotakinabalusabah #aeropodkotakinabalu #aeropod #flypodrestaurant #flypodhotelย  #flymetoSabah #SabahTourism #Sabah #localart #KotaKinabalu #KK #KKsabah #kksabahmalaysia๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ #kksabah๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ˜˜ #kksabahan #sabahan #localsabahan #cafetime #karaoketime #karaoketime๐ŸŽค๐ŸŽผ๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถ #Binsulok #้ฉฌๆฅ่ฅฟไบš #tourismmalaysia #cuticutimalaysia #malaysiatrulyasia #trendingnewsmalaysia #traveltok #travel #malaysia #travellocal #traveller #travelling #trip #userexperience #userstory #supportlocal #selfcare #selflove #happyeating #food #foodie #happyfoodies #foodie #foodies #makanlokal #MYFoodie #Malaysia #traveldomestic #domestictravel #trending #sabahtiktok #tour #sabahtourismboard #sabahtravel #sabahtrip2022 #sabahtrip #๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ

โ™ฌ A warm piano instrumental ballad(808701) – NOPPO MUSIC

This lodge ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค is actually owned by FLYPOD which was established in 2017, it was took over & then with soft opening in Feb 2022. FLYPOD is a management company for different business divisions & based in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. FLYPOD aspires to be 1๏ธโƒฃ of the prime movers of the local tourism industry in Sabah, Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ with FLYPOD Hotel, FLYPOD Restaurant, FLYPOD Cafe Lounge & this Kinabalu Mountain Lodge, also upcoming FLYPOD beachfront, all are set to thrive in serving both domestic & international travellers to Sabah, Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Also to be 1๏ธโƒฃ of the leading sustainable & environmental friendly ๐Ÿ’štourism organizations in the Sabah tourism industry to providing memorable travel experiences to all visitors

It sets 9๏ธโƒฃkm from Mount Kota Kinabalu โ›ฐ๏ธ to offer accommodation ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค with a restaurant, a shared lounge & a 24-hour front desk for all its guests’ convenience. There is a private bathroom with bidet in some units, along with slippers, a hairdryer & ๐Ÿ†“ toiletries. It offers airport shuttle service with an applicable fee ๐Ÿš—โœˆ๏ธ

This lodge has a garden & sun terrace. She has checked into a Queen Room with Balcony in FLYPOD Kinabalu Mountain Lodge for a comfy night stay ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ’ค Love the comfortable pillow & bed ๐Ÿ›๏ธ Her room is with attached bathroom & fully equipped with all necessity inclusive of electric kettle, cups, toiletries, tissue papers, towels, water heater, fan (No need for air conditioner, it’s absolute chill cozy with its cooling weather). If required, you may request for mosquito repellent, heater, iron & hair dryer from the hotel reception

Ohh ya…Thanks so much for the mosquito repellent spray & heater set up in her room by its friendly polite lodge staff. The free WiFi connection ๐Ÿ“ถ here was good during her stay here as she managed to do a work Gmeet ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป upon her checked in, yeah!! ๐Ÿ˜€

She loves โค๏ธ the peaceful calm environment here so much, making she easily fall asleep here, cooling nice โ˜๏ธ๐ŸŒก๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Guess whatโ“โ‰๏ธ

She really had a good rest during her stay here, nice deep sleep ๐Ÿ’ค๐Ÿ˜ด with its calm soothing surroundings โ›ฐ๏ธ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ Absolutely a good stay to enjoy maximum rest here ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Do check out her FB album posted on her Sabah travels via ๐Ÿ“ธ๐ŸŒ

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She woke up happily after a great ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป early night rest here ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป She loves the nice valley view ๐ŸชŸ from her room & enjoyed birds singing in the morning ๐ŸŒ„๐Ÿ•Š๏ธ๐Ÿฆ

SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป is fully charged & energized from her good night rest here ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค๐Ÿ‘๐ŸปThe cosy comfy environment here making her easily fall asleep on the bed ๐Ÿ›๏ธ, it’s absolutely a good place for resting, highly recommended ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

During her stay, she has met 2๏ธโƒฃ Singapore travelers, Naz & Lucas, had good chat with them to exchange travel stories & experiences ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜ They love their cozy comfy stay here & recommended the trekking ๐Ÿฅพ at Kinabalu Park

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Ohh ya…You can enjoy steamboat meal ๐Ÿซ•๐Ÿฒ during your stay here, absolutely a great ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป dining choice with its nice cooling โ˜๏ธ๐ŸŒก๏ธ, yummy ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿคค max

She got to enjoy her favorite hot green bean soup ๐Ÿฅฃ (From earlier night supper as she missed it due to fall asleep ๐Ÿ’ค unpredictably from the cosy comfy room ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป), hot honey & fried noodles as breakfast ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

SiennyLovesDrawing got amazed & loved the beautiful view of the Donkey head peak of Mountain Kota Kinabalu ๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿ˜ during her morning walk ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธwith Sky Tee & the absolute friendly guard dog, Happy ๐Ÿ•โ€๐Ÿฆบ๐Ÿฆด

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Highly recommended๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป SiennyLovesDrawing really love & enjoyed her great stay here ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโค๏ธ๐Ÿ’•

It’s really a good place to be at if you wish to enjoy a silent retreat, me time as well as family time with cooling weather & green nature view

Insider news: There will be a family room soon here (Now construction ๐Ÿ—๏ธ๐Ÿšง in progress) with view ๐ŸชŸ overlooking beautiful mountain valley ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ๐ŸŒ„ Definitely worth to enjoy family time here

Absolutely a good 1๏ธโƒฃ stop travel hospitality service enjoyed during SiennyLovesDrawing’s extended stay with FLYPOD Hotel ๐Ÿจ, she really impressed with the friendly customer services from the FLYPOD team, including the guard dog, Happy ๐Ÿ•โ€๐Ÿฆบ๐Ÿฆด @ FLYPOD Kinabalu Mountain Lodge ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜ Do keep up the great customer service spirits, SiennyLovesDrawing for sure will be back again, see you ya

Highly recommended you all to connect with FLYPOD team for your Sabah travel ya ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป.

~ FLYPOD, Be welcomed. Be fulfilled. Be at home ~

Yes โœ…, SiennyLovesDrawing did felt being home ๐Ÿก & welcomed ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿค— during her stay here, will be back again for sure ๐Ÿž๏ธ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ค

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Address๐Ÿ“: https://maps.app.goo.gl/3KHuKRRk5FJatQYs8 (SiennyLovesDrawing has also contributed her Google review as a Google Local Guide โ˜บ๏ธ)
FB๐ŸŒ: https://www.facebook.com/kmlsabah/

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ #AnywherewithGL ~ SiennyLoves Drawing loves her ๐Ÿ†• travel companion with Gaston Luga waterproof backpacks ๐ŸŽ’during this trip ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ #sharingiscaring to all #travelbackpack lovers โค๏ธ๐ŸŽ’๐Ÿ’• ~ 15%OFF code “SLD15OFF” & a ๐Ÿ†“ tote bag by purchase every #GastonLuga #backpack or bundle via ๐Ÿ›’๐Ÿ›๏ธ๐ŸŒ https://gastonluga.com/my/backpacks

A comfy shoe is recommended for travelling, siennyLovesDrawing has opted for ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ #LuccaVudorSG ~ Absolutely comfy leather sneakers ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ for this whole Sabah trip , loving it ๐Ÿ’•โค๏ธ, ๐Ÿ›’๐Ÿ›๏ธ๐ŸŒ https://luccavudor.com/product/

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8 thoughts on “Amazing Scenic Getaway in Kundasang, Sabah of Malaysia

    1. Absolutely spotted on Luna, it was a great getaway & lodge stay here, love the comfy nice weather & beautiful scenery during my lodge stay ๐Ÿ’•โค๏ธโ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ’ฏ

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