Jesselton Hotel

Kota Kinabalu | First Class

Located on historic Gaya Street in the heart of Kota Kinabalu, the Jesselton provides an elegant, comfortable and superbly convenient base from which to explore Sabah's state capital, and Borneo around it.

Accommodation features classic, neutral decor, with pleasant marble en suites and first class amenities.

Completed in 1954 in what's described as a '1940s Hong Kong' style, the building was completely renovated and refurbished in 2008, to further update its already modernized interiors and facilities. Rather sweetly, they still use a London black cab to transport guests, although there is also a limousine service if that doesn't quite meet your needs!

The hotel's Mountbatten Lounge - more British influence - is a nice place to enjoy afternoon tea or a quiet drink, while the Bayu restaurant offers Malay specialties.


69 Jalan Gaya

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  • Your Accommodation
    • 32 Rooms
    • First class room amenities
  • Eating & Drinking
    • Bayu restaurant
    • Mountbatten lounge

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