The waterfront resort is set right in the center of Sabah's entertainment, leisure and commercial hub. The 138 tastefully-appointed guest rooms are contemporary in design and painted with vibrant hues to create a fun and modern ambiance. Most of the units at the Hotel Sandakan Waterfront boast breathtaking views of the Sulu Sea and a vibrant scene of Sandakan Town. Luxury amenities such as large LCD television and rain shower are provided for added comfort. Nearby the hotel, guests will find an eclectic mix of unique shops and chic sidewalk cafes. To mingle with the locals, head to the central market where local produce and fresh-from-the-sea seafood can be found. Also, within walking distance is the city's famous tourist attraction, the Agnes Keith House. A bit further, there are Batu Tulug, Gomantong Cave, and Lankayan Island to explore.