The Jesselton Hotel

The Jesselton Hotel


69 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

ExcellentBased on 239 reviews


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About The Jesselton Hotel

The Jesselton Hotel is situated in the city's well known tourism and shopping district. Just a short walk from Atkinson Clock Tower, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a refrigerator, tea and...

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To Downtown0.8 mi
Nearest airportKota Kinabalu
Distance to airport4.4 mi


Check-in time2:00 PM
Check-out time12:00 PM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
PolicyPets not allowed
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+60 8822 3333

Amenities at The Jesselton Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Slippers
  • Key card access
  • No smoking
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Safe
  • Coffee machine
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Coffee shop
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • 24hr front desk
  • Storage available


  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk

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Reviews for The Jesselton Hotel

GreatBased on 239 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Modern facilities & very good location. (in 105 reviews)
  • The location is superb. (in 94 reviews)
  • Great location. (in 93 reviews)
Cons -
  • Good hotel in central KK. (in 13 reviews)
  • Something bite me on the bed. (in 3 reviews)
  • "The hotel is old, but fully renovated." (in 3 reviews)

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Where is The Jesselton Hotel

Most Popular Landmarks

Gaya Street Sunday Market0.1 mi
Suria Sabah0.1 mi
KK Plaza0.3 mi
Asia City0.6 mi
Centre Point Sabah0.6 mi
All Saints' Cathedral0.9 mi

FAQs when booking at The Jesselton Hotel

Is pricing at The Jesselton Hotel comparable to 3 star hotels in Kota Kinabalu?

There is a 28% difference in the average nightly rate of 3 stars hotels in Kota Kinabalu and the average nightly rate at The Jesselton Hotel. The rate at The Jesselton Hotel is just $44/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Kota Kinabalu.

How close is The Jesselton Hotel to the nearest airport, Kota Kinabalu Airport?

With no traffic, the 4.4 mi drive between The Jesselton Hotel and Kota Kinabalu Airport (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 0h 08m. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

How close is The Jesselton Hotel from the Kota Kinabalu city center?

The Jesselton Hotel is just 0.8 mi away from the center of Kota Kinabalu. You can easily get to other landmarks from The Jesselton Hotel, including Menara Tun Mustapha, which has been found to be a popular place to visit amongst tourists.

What is the The Jesselton Hotel phone number?

For assistance regarding your reservation at The Jesselton Hotel please call +60 8822 3333.

Does The Jesselton Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Jesselton Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The Jesselton Hotel?

The Jesselton Hotel has a normal check-in time of after 2:00 PM, and check-out time of before 12:00 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at The Jesselton Hotel, Kota Kinabalu?

Usually The Jesselton Hotel room prices are around $44/night, with the cheapest deals starting from $27/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

Is there a restaurant at The Jesselton Hotel?

The Jesselton Hotel does have a restaurant. A bar is also available on-site.

Does The Jesselton Hotel have a laundry service?

The Jesselton Hotel does have a laundry service. Contact the property for details. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

How far is The Jesselton Hotel from All Saints' Cathedral?

The Jesselton Hotel is a walkable distance (0.9 mi) from All Saints' Cathedral, Kota Kinabalu.

Is The Jesselton Hotel close to Masjid Negeri Sabah?

The Jesselton Hotel is a good choice to stay at if you want to visit Masjid Negeri Sabah, which is 1.9 mi away.