You may go to Usukan Cove Lodge through a number of ways. Charter a taxi in Kota Kinabalu – At this point in time I don’t know how much is the taxi fare to get to Usukan Lodge but should you need it, you can always ask any of the taxi in Kota Kinabalu city. The journey will take you around 1 hour 30 minutes. There are minibuses at Bus Terminal nearby Wisma Bandaraya in Kota Kinabalu.
Take a bus to Kota Belud town and from Kota Belud town, get a taxi to Usukan Cove Lodge. The most convenient way to go to Usukan Cove Lodge is renting a car. Rent a car in Kota Kinabalu and enjoy the driving to Usukan Cove Lodge in Kota Belud. Just send them e-mail prior to your arrival and they will arrange the rest for you. The car rental rates are from RM 100 – RM 380 per day. Discounted rates are given if you are renting the car more than 3 days or above. There are so many things for you to do in Usukan Cove Lodge.
Below are some of the info I lifted out from kota-kinabalu. Usukan Cove lodge is situated in the coast of Kota Belud, right next to Kampung Kuala Abai where the jetty to Mantanani Island is located. From Kota Kinabalu, the journey to Usukan cove takes approximately one-and-a-half hours. Nestled on one of eight beautiful beaches, Usukan Cove is surrounded by neighboring fishermen villages. While taking a walk along the stretch of golden sandy beach, visitors will be able to see clusters of houses in the neighboring villages, with children frolicking in the water and men casting their nets for a bountiful catch.
For adventure seekers, opt for a leisure dive or go snorkeling to check out the plenteous natural attractions which include gorgeous coral reefs and diverse marine life including the nudibranch, frogfish, batfish and anemonefish. Like the checking out the natural scenery? Hop on a kayak and take yourself on a self-tour around the island. One of the most interesting activities that can be done during your trip to Usukan Cove is fishing. A fishing yatch will take visitors to the middle of the sea-20 minutes away from the mainland. Expect to be able to catch the blacktip grouper, stingray, longfin trevally or bigeye snapper during this expedition! You can bring back your catch to be cooked for dinner.