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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” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 438 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    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

    Thank GregandVicki
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Jesselton Hotel is my favourite hotel from Borneo I was spend one month in Borneo and I was travell around Sabah I use many hotels during this trip but Jesselton Hotel make me very suprice so profesional staf very gently allways smile. Hotel is so...More

    Thank iwona p
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Always stay when in 'll, good historical feel to it, the parts could do with a refurbish, but it's not plastic like some of resort hotels, rooms big, showers old but powerful and the bath next door is good for food. Location is great for...More

    Thank Ludfoot
    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    We stayed here only one night arriving from Singapore in the late evening. We had to catch the flight to Lahad Datu at 6 am so we spend not so much time in the hotel, The rooms are very spacious and clean. Good beds. The...More

    Thank Marc D
    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    We had a lovely night in jesselton hotel, the staff were friendly and the rooms were lovely ( Art Deco-ish). If you like a bit of history this hotel has it in heaps. I can't comment on the food as the restaurant was being refurbished...More

    Thank Charlotte K
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$52 - US$73 (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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    FaithRose
    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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    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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    NeilandSuzie
    12 August 2014|
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    Response from Jesselton_Hotel | Property representative |
    Dear Sir, Warmest Greetings from The Jesselton Hotel! Thanks for your interest in staying with us. As the hotel is located right in the city center on Gaya Street, we regret to inform that we do not provide any free parking... More
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    "Room 104 on the first floor is a spacious deluxe room."
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