The Jesselton Hotel
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The Jesselton Hotel, located in the historic heart of Kota Kinabalu, promises a unique experience. Established in 1954 – when Sabah was known as British North Borneo and Kota Kinabalu was still called by its colonial name – Jesselton – The Hotel quickly became the choice of discerning visitors.
The Jesselton Hotel retains the serenity of bygone days, while offering all the conveniences of a modern hotel and as an ideal location in the heart of the banking and financial district of Kota Kinabalu, capital of Malaysian Borneo state of Sabah .
Thirty-one guestrooms, all dwellings of comfort. The pleasant cream shades of their walls are complemented by tastefully modest furnishings. Such a setting is more than relaxing, and with a full suite of amenities, rest can be achieved without trying.
A stylish pad that has all the right, comfy elements – a classic touch that characterises Jesselton guestrooms.
A welcome fruit basket, meanwhile, awaits all guests upon their arrival to the room.
Guest Rooms Amenities
Food & Bevarage
- Coffee / Tea maker
- Daily newspaper
- Ironing Board
- Room safe
- Colour TV with satellite channels
- IDD telephone with bathroom extension
- Private toilet and bath with bidet
- Sarong & bathrobe
- Daily turndown service
- Welcome fruit basket
Gardenia Grill Room
- Savour prime rib roasts, steaks, and Continental and British favourites
Offers local and regional delicacies
There’s no better place to enjoy soothing afternoon tea than in this lounge. In the evenings, a pianist fills the air with music.
Turnbull Executive Lounge
Ideal for small meetings and private functions, like cocktail parties and dinners.
Warm, Hospitable Service
- Room service
- Confirmation of flight tickets
- Shoeshine service
- Laundry service
- Valet parking
- Multipurpose function room
- Business centre
- Airport transfer
- Currency exchange
The hotel is located in the financial district of Kota Kinabalu, formerly known as Jesselton.
Kota Kinabalu is the capital of the Malaysian State of Sabah. It is known internationally as a tourism getaway as well as the key gateway to Borneo Island. Numerous attractions can be explored both in the city and around it.
Guests to The Jesselton Hotel Malaysia can visit and explore some of Kota Kinabalu’s popular tourist sites and commercial centres:
- Kompleks Karamunsing
- Centre Point
- Wisma Merdeka
Culture and the Arts
- Anjung Samudra (KK Waterfront)
- Sabah Zoological and Botanical Park
- Sabah State Museum
- Wisma Budaya Art Gallery
The Jesselton Hotel
69 Gaya Street, 88000 Kota Kinabalu Sabah, Malaysia.