Suria Sabah is a modern 1-stop city center shopping mall, designed with our beloved Sabahans and tourists in mind, and with a strong focus on local community building. The city center of Kota Kinabalu where the seeds of commerce was planted pre-independence, i.e. where Standard Chartered Bank, HSBC, Harrison’s Trading are located, is more than half a century old. Now this part of Kota Kinabalu has developed to be one of the most vibrant city centers in the country with a balanced commerce activity and also functions as a tourism hub supported by many hotels, tourist attraction spots, transportation to the islands, and enjoying the magnificent view of the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. This city center is still rapidly growing and evolving with newer buildings and hotels. As our honorable Mayor, Datuk Abidin Madingkir once complimented that Suria Sabah which came into Kota Kinabalu city center picture 6 years ago as timely, in tandem with Kota Kinabalu city center’s rapid progress, and is just what Kota Kinabalu city needs to serve the city dwellers, outstation Sabahan and tourists alike. We are honored that our Lord Mayor further commented that Suria Sabah is Kota Kinabalu’s landmark Shopping Mall.
With it’s city center location, surrounded by a matured commercial area where all the banks and most of the prominent corporate offices are located. Some of these corporate landmark buildings include Standard Chartered bank, HSBC, Maybank, CIMB, RHB, Public Bank, Alliance, Affin and OCBC close vicinity.