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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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    Reviewed 16 March 2014

    The Jesselton is the oldest hotel in Kota (1954). It is like a good old car, still running smooth, with some original parts. It probably needs some renovations in some areas, but all in all, it is a good option in Kota. We were upgraded...More

    Thank jcn_uk
    Reviewed 16 March 2014

    We had booked he twin room for 2 night but were upgraded to the suite [first night only]. The suite is quite spacious with a sitting room. The bathroom is quite large with toilet and bidet, bath/shower and a separate shower but lacked an exhaust...More

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    Reviewed 15 March 2014

    Their continental breakfast is one slice of toast and one coffee. If you complain, you get a bowl of cereal and two more toast. However many times have people NOT complained and they have laughed their way to the bank? On day 2 they gave...More

    Thank Cardigan_and_Blondie
    Reviewed 14 March 2014

    We arrived into Kinabalu at 4am and crashed out here. The bed was so comfy, huge TV, friendly staff and clean rooms. The bathroom definetly needed refreshing. I was really looking forward to having one after months of showers and there were short dark hairs...More

    Thank Jenkaroo
    Reviewed 13 March 2014 via mobile

    Location is the only good thing about this hotel. Rooms are small and they smell of cigarette. Cheap and old towels. The room equipment are very ran down. Bathroom is extremely small. The breakfast was certainly not value for money and was disappointing. Overall, this...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Concierge
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 52 - US$ 73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Family Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • West Coast Division >
    • Kota Kinabalu District >
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    • Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
    • The Jesselton Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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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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    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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