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    The Jesselton Hotel

    69 Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
    011 60 88-223 333
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good55%
    • Average14%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “oldest hotel” (12 reviews)
    “gaya street” (38 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Strategic location. In the middle of the bustling Gaya Street. Famous food eateries are all nearby. Souvenir shops, banks, convenience stores are nearby too. One can jog to nearby signal hill for a nice view of KK town

    Thank nicolelee77
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great location in the heart of Kota Kinabalu City centre. It is surrounded by major shopping centers, eateries, famous cafes, banks. The rooms are huge and the restaurant offers nice yet affordable meals. The staffs are friendly.

    Thank 962joseph
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is probably one of the best hotels in KK. The staff is friendly and wants to satisfy the customer needs. The breakfast is really really good. It is a la carte, so no buffet. If you have to get up early and can't make...More

    Thank VincentR1984
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Jesselton is a wonderful place to base a stay in KK, with a terrific central location, cozy, well-appointed rooms, and a somewhat faded elegance that reflects its history as one of the city's top hotels of an earlier era. We spent two rainy nights...More

    Thank Hugh B
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    Although we didn't stay at the hotel, we ate at the Bayu Restaurant, on the ground floor. The menu is varied, and delicious. The staff were friendly and extremely helpful (specially Lydia, who is amazing). The price is also reasonable, with lunch and dinner banquets...More

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    • US$52 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Family Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Also Known As
    • Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
    • The Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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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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    17 January 2015|
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    Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
    Because u arrive at that time u need to make sure you get the taxi coupon ride. Its 50% more than usual rate (about 45) and safe but hang on to your receipt. You don't need to tip the driver or anyone... Don't spoil the... More
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    Response from Vetus | Reviewed this property |
    Very sorry, but as a British National, living in the Philippines, I do not have that information. Suggest you contact hotel direct.
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