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The Jesselton Hotel

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69 Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu 88000 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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3.5 Star accommodation
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We stayed at the Jesselton on 2x occasions during our recent Borneo trip and would definitely come again if we were in town again in the future. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, nothing seemed too much trouble. The rooms were very large and...More

Thank Francois V
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The hotel is within walking distance in place to visit in Kota Kinabalu, and is also a safe place to walk around too. The hotel staff are very helpful and friendly too, with winning smiles. The room is tidy, clean and the bed and pillows...More

Thank Borneon_Angel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights, love the location, it has everything near by even a nice foot massage place and near the backpackers place, so eateries around were relatively cheap and good. Service was welcoming, room was big and clean.

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bar/restaurant was nicely priced, serving delicious food. The service was excellent and the staff were such helpful and humble people. The atmosphere was elegant and sophisticated. I would definitely recommend it.

Thank JenaH65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't expect more from this hotel, considering the budget. Everything was smooth and hassle-free. While being a hundred-year-old hotel may look and feel old, the bed, the room and everything are very well maintained. Prime location makes it a great deal for the price, good...More

Thank Charlotte N
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About
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$52 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu
,
The Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$52 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu
,
The Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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Traveller (199)
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Dining (46)
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Amenities (20)
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Zoe K
3 May 2018|
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Response from Neil M |
I am confident you can check in late. There have always been staff on duty. Anyway you can inform them you will be late, I have always found them very helpful and pleasant. Their contact details are on the Jesselton Hotel... More
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Janet B
14 March 2018|
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Response from TinYanC2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the room has bath tub but I think there’s no car park especially during Sunday due to Sunday market
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Leong Y
10 November 2017|
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Response from Hugh B | Reviewed this property |
Not free, but it's an inexpensive trip, and they can arrange.
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Room Tips
"May want to book way ahead if you would like a single queen size bed"
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"Corner units are better."
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"Booked double and twin and twin was much larger than double, more like a suite!"
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"the beds are all firm, inform the staff and they will do as much as they can to help. A few mattress..."
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