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Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Very enjoyed our stay at Le Meridien. Service - Staff is very friendly. Room/hotel- very clean.The view from the room great, half sea view and half city view. The swmming in level 2 time till 10pm, near to the spa center, there is a bar counter. The breakfast have many choice and everyday new menu. Location-philipino market is just infont...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello miko6060, You have delighted me with your feedback - thank you! It sounds like you really enjoyed your trip to KK with evening swims and the night market which is fantastic to see. Please come back again soon. Many thanks, Fiona Hagan

Olney
Reviewed 3 August 2013

My husband and I are just back from KK having stayed at Le Meridien for 5 nights. We chose the hotel as we didn't want to be stuck at a beach resort in case we were unlucky with the weather (which seems to happen to us in this region). The hotel rooms were spotless and very spacious. I stay in...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello Luckycat99, Thank you for the very constructive feedback, I appreciate this. Thank you also for sharing with others the fantastic tip on the cost of a cinema ticket - locally this is around MYR 15 at the maximum price per person for a very new facility. We are in the initial stages of planning for a renovation of the...

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 1 August 2013

Probably, some ppl might think the decoration of this hotel's exteiror is bit "shallower" than other Le Meridien branches. But the inside package are pretty much all accomodating in every needs. In my case, we were Starwood Preferred Guest, so we could indulge most facilites. Especially the VIP lounge on 12F was great. Clean and delicious food was always set...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello Eun Sil N, A very informative review for others to read, thank you. You were here during the Ramadan fasting month, which we wanted to share some traditional Malaysian foods that are enjoyed when the daily fast is broken. We chose to celebrate this with our Club Lounge guests during this month only, so I am pleased you were...

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2013

We enjoyed our stay at Le Meridien. We had booked a club room and requested a double and we were very pleased to receive an upgrade to a suite. We had a fantastic view of the South China Sea and near-by islands. Our room was spacious and quiet with all amenities provided ( except a hair dryer- I'm sure this...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello LexiPoohs, Thank you this is very constructive feedback, specifically related to the opening hours of the Pool Bar. I will discuss this with our Food & Beverage team to see how we can add in additional operating hours to this venue for our guests to enjoy. A great tip on the seafood in the market! Our culinary team have...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is not a 5 star hotel. I'ts run down and in desperate need of a renovation. The halls smell musty and my room had a lot of mould on the walls. The service and staff was good and very friendly. Location was great...but if I was to go back would head straight out of town and stay at the...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello Peta, Please accept my sincere apologies for the mould in your guest room, I do hope you took the time to let us know during your stay so we can ensure that this is addressed. We have already started a program of detailed maintenance and cleaning on our guest rooms to ensure we are able to maintain a level...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 July 2013 via mobile

We stayed here 4 days,3 adults and 3 children (4,7 & 12 yrs). The rooms are spacious,the beds covered with lots of pillows,all in- room facilities and all very clean. We had 2 rooms with connecting door,ideal if u bring kids. The swimmingpool is good,a seperate pool for kids and jacuzi...great! Its very easy to get a taxi,lobby staff helps...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello Henriette, Thank you for your detailed review, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with your family. Your feedback related to the lobby seating will be taken seriously as we look at ways to improve the accessibility to the free wifi for our guests. I am not sure if you were also aware that you can access the...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 26 July 2013

I've been there just for a night, trying to kill some time between two flights. My experience has been very positive, with hotel promises aligned with Le Meridien standards of this region, the room was confortable, clean, very close to perfection (for a four stars), the personnel kind and ready to help you for any request.. I liked it! The...

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Reviewed 24 July 2013 via mobile

It was our last 4 nights in Malaysia and after experiencing some bad hotels in our 3 week trip, this hotel was a breath of fresh air. I cannot recommend this hotel enough and it was a great way to end our Malaysia tour. The service was exceptional. I emailed the hotel prior to check in to ask for any...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello Don & Nee, I am so pleased you both enjoyed your stay with us in KK. our team always take pride in celebrating special occasions or achievements with our guests and I am delighted that they helped play a role in ensuring this was a birthday to remember. I am delighted that you enjoyed the cocktails that we host...

NSW, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I didn't stay at this property but dined in the restaurant on a few occasions during our stay. As I am coeliac it was hard for me to find some "safe" food. The staff at the restaurant were great on our first try at breakfast when I explained I could not eat gluten the chef went and made some gluten...

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Hello Cykadelick, I am so pleased you took the time to share your comments with us, this is fantastic validation of the team work our food service and culinary teams put into caring for our guests. We spend a lot of time training our team on the specific needs of allergies and dietary requirements to ensure that guests are able...

Reviewed 23 July 2013

Excellent Club Lounge Staff As a SPG Platinum member, I am very satisfied with the services given by staffs at Club Lounge level 12, they are so helpful, polite and supportive; my special and many thanks to Miss Asmah, vivian and En Yussoff. You guys are so great.

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Fiona H, General Manager at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Dear izzairie, Thank you so much for recognising our team on the Club Lounge, we will ensure that the team are thanked for their efforts. Please come back and visit us again soon. Warm regards, Fiona Hagan

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu embraces the aesthetic and eclectic beauty of Sabah while showcasing superb views of the city, Mount Kinabalu, and the South China Sea. Located in downtown Kota Kinabalu, and within easy walking distance of local attractions, the commercial district, and retail and entertainment facilities, the hotel provides easy access to some of Malaysia’s finest beaches and golf courses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

Address: Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens | Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: $128 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu 5*
Number of rooms: 306
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Also Known As:
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu Le Meridien
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu Sabah
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#5 Business Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#6 Family Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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“The sea view room is excellent”
 of 5 bubbles dana925, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room high up for the view - if possible over the waterfront.”
 of 5 bubbles P2310KNsarahk, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea facing room”
 of 5 bubbles gugs01, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a Harbour view as the city view is not that striking and are slightly bigger.”
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  • Bed room with Sea view
  • City view room
 of 5 bubbles Pixelcount, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are well positioned however the front rooms facing the harbour do have better view. most comfortable beds, they are huge.”
 of 5 bubbles lemish, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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