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Featuring colonial-inspired decor, Jesselton Hotel offers accommodations in the heart of Kota Kinabalu. Guests can enjoy meals at the in-house restaurant or have a drink at the bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

It is 1,300 feet to Atkinson Clock Tower and 1,500 feet to Suria Sabah, while Signal Hill Observatory Tower is 0.9 mi away. Filipino Market is 0.6 mi from The Jesselton Hotel. Kota Kinabalu Waterfront and Oceanus Waterfront Mall are 0.9 mi from the property. Kota Kinabalu International Airport is 5.1 mi away.

Air-conditioned rooms at the hotel are equipped with a TV with cable channels and a marble bathroom with toiletries and a hairdryer. In addition to an in-room safe, tea/coffee making facilities and a mini-bar are included.

Guests can approach the 24-hour front desk for tour arrangements, luggage storage and use of meeting/banquet facilities.

Kudos serves a selection of modern British food which incorporates French, Italian, Mediterranean and other European dishes. Located on the lobby level, The Mountbatten Lounge offers beverages in a relaxed setting.

This is our guests' favorite part of Kota Kinabalu, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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  • Is there a bidet for the toilet?

    Hand spray bidet is available in Boutique King room.


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    Asked about: Boutique King • Answered on December 31, 2019
  • Am I able to request a Superior Double Room and a Deluxe Twin Room on the same Level ? thanks

    It is possible but it would be subject to availability.


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    Answered on December 31, 2019
  • Hi, does this room have bathtub?

    Dear guest, there is bathtub in Superior Room, Deluxe Room and Suite Room. Our Boutique Rooms come with rain shower.


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    Asked about: Superior Double Room • Answered on November 25, 2021
  • Please arrange me a non smoking room

    All of our rooms are non-smoking.


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    Asked about: Boutique King • Answered on December 31, 2019
  • are you guys still available during this pandemic?

    Dear guest, we are now open for reservation.


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    Answered on November 25, 2021
  • Ada kolam..?

    Dear guest, there is no swimming pool at the property.


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  • Hi.. Which room proper bathtab

    Bathtub is available all room except Boutique Room category.


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  • Is there an iron in the room?

    Iron is available upon request.


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    Asked about: Superior Double Room • Answered on February 3, 2020
  • where I park my car?

    Roadside parking is available.


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Signal Hill Observatory
    0.1 miles
  • Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
    0.2 miles
  • Atkinson Clock Tower
    0.2 miles
  • KK Esplanade
    0.2 miles
  • Gaya Street (Sunday Market)
    0.2 miles
  • Kota Kinabalu Central Market
    0.4 miles
  • Filipino Market Sabah
    0.5 miles
  • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Center
    0.8 miles
  • Oceanus Waterfront Mall
    0.8 miles
  • Karamunsing Capital
    1 miles
Top attractions
  • Imago Shopping Mall
    1.3 miles
  • Sabah State Museum & Heritage Village
    1.7 miles
  • Sabah State Mosque
    1.9 miles
  • Likas City Mosque
    2.2 miles
  • North Borneo Railway
    3 miles
  • Borneo Marine Research Institute (BMRI) Complex
    4.4 miles
  • Petagas War Memorial
    4.7 miles
  • Tunku Abdul Rahman Park
    5 miles
  • International Technology & Commercial Center Penampang - ITCC
    5.2 miles
  • St. Michael Church Penampang
    5.8 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Tanjung Aru Beach
    3.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Kota Kinabalu International Airport
    3.8 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    AZUMA SUSHI

    Food: Japanese

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of The Jesselton Hotel
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Malay
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Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

FAQs about The Jesselton Hotel

  • Room options at The Jesselton Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Single
    • Triple
    • Suite

  • The Jesselton Hotel is 2,950 feet from the center of Kota Kinabalu.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Jesselton Hotel by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • The Jesselton Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • AZUMA SUSHI

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    • Check-in at The Jesselton Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.