Grand Borneo Hotel - Kota Kinabalu

Ta-00-01, 1 Borneo Hypermall, Jalan Ums, 88450 Kot, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88450  show map
 4 stars
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Grand Borneo Hotel - Kota Kinabalu

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

Grand Borneo is a 4-star hotel providing a luxurious accommodation near to Atkinson Clock Tower, Gaya Street and Likas City Mosque. The stylish hotel is a good example of traditional architecture in Kota Kinabalu.

The hotel is 25 minutes' walk away from Borneo Marine Research Institute, Floating Mosque and Menara Tun Mustapha . The venue is set within 7 km from Kota Kinabalu city center.

Shoppers will find a market and a shopping mall within a few minutes of the hotel.

The property enjoys strategic location within a 15-minute drive to Kota-Kinabalu International airport.

Rooms

A spectacular view over the city welcomes guests to Gallery Twin Room, Grand Deluxe Twin Room and Deluxe Twin Room offering a mini-refrigerator, climate control, a private safe, wireless internet and flat-screen TV. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and slippers.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the dining area each morning. The restaurant serves international dishes. Guests can savor cocktails, juices and tea in the café bar. La Fuente and Koki Bandung are situated in a cultural area, about 100 meters from the venue.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Grand Borneo Hotel caters to the needs of guests providing a cash machine, a baggage storage and a designated smoking area as well as a movie projector, a meeting room and a slide projector.

Relax

On-site entertainment options, featuring live music and karaoke, are organized at the property. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and a fitness center available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   325.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Cafe
  • Halal food

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Karaoke
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  2 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of MYR 70 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Ta-00-01, 1 Borneo Hypermall, Jalan Ums, 88450 Kot, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88450

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City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    6.7 km
Airports
  • Kota-Kinabalu International Airport (BKI)
    14.2 km
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    12.7 km
Restaurants
  • La Fuente (cuisine: Spanish)
    80 m
  • K.Sanba's Curry Specials (cuisine: Indian)
    440 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    325

Rooms and availability

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Grand Deluxe Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Super King-size bed
Size: 37 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Double Grand Deluxe

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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
    Size: 22 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Standard Double Room

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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
      Size: 24 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      SUPERIOR ROOM

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        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
        Size: 33 m²
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Twin Deluxe

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          Executive Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
          Size: 41 m²
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          Suite Executive-suite

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            Gallery Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
            Size: 22 m²
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            GALLERY ROOM

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              How to reach hotel

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              Hotel Address:

              Ta-00-01, 1 Borneo Hypermall, Jalan Ums, 88450 Kot, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88450

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Kota Kinabalu
                6.7 km
              Airports
              • Kota-Kinabalu International Airport (BKI)
                14.2 km
              Train Stations
              • North Borneo Railway
                12.7 km
              Restaurants
              • La Fuente (cuisine: Spanish)
                80 m
              • K.Sanba's Curry Specials (cuisine: Indian)
                440 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  12 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  2 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                325

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              What's nearby

              Places of interest

              • Menara Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building) - 2.9 km
              • Yayasan Sabah Auditorium Tun Mustapha - 2.9 km

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Menara Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building) - 2.9 km
              • Likas City Mosque - 4.9 km

              Public parking

              • Borneo Marine Research Institute (BMRI) Complex - 2.0 km

              Local attractions

              • Floating Mosque - 4.9 km
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              • Water World Theme Park - 6.4 km
                Taman Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu
              • Kota Kinabalu City Bird Sanctuary - 6.9 km
                Off Jalan Bukit Bendera Upper, Kota Kinabalu
              • Orchid De Villa - 5.7 km
                Off Jalan Kiansom KM 6, Kota Kinabalu
              • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre - 6.5 km
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              Restaurants nearby

              • La Fuente - 80 m

                Address: G-816, Grd Floor, 1Borneo Hypermall

                67% likes this, based on 17 reviews
                Cuisine: Spanish

              • Koki Bandung - 420 m

                Address: Lot 108, Block M, Alamesra Plaza Permai

                84% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                Cuisine: Indonesian

              • K.Sanba's Curry Specials - 440 m

                Address: Block F, Lorong Plaza Utama 1
                Phone: 088-447 533

                71% likes this, based on 44 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  12 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  2 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                325
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              • Ranau hotels - 61 km

              Grand Borneo Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Borneo Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.2out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 87 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              6.0
              Rooms
              10.0

              Guest reviews

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                It is within the mall and convenient for shopping. However, could have offer to do shuttle services to airport.

              • Older travelers
                5.8

                New hotel nearby the large shopping mall, but with poor maintenance. The swimming pool is very cold. The buffet breakfast is good with veritable choice.

              • Group of friends
                7.0

                big bathroom

                lizard in room and housekeeper left in a hurry. bins left unlined in the room.

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                What I like best is the excellent service by the front desk staff.

              • Single
                9.2

                The staff was very friendly,helpful and they even allowed us to check-in earlier because we arrived in kk at 11 am. The place was nice,very clean. Our wired internet in room was fault but the staff fixed it immediately and effectively! Great job to Grand Borneo Hotel.

                The room service make us disappointing. We are planing to make an order at 1.30 am. But,we keep dialing their no but no one answering! We keep dialing till 2.30am, still no answering. I was very hungry at that time! Very disappointed! Hope the hotel management take this complaint. Thanks.

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                The Grand Deluxe Room was comfortable and cosy, especially the bed and pillows.

                The shower was not warm enough in our room and the breakfast spread could have included a wider variety of items.

              • Couple
                7.0

                The bed was awesome and the staff was able to give me a good view facing the mountains.

                There were some confusion during my room upgrade as earlier one of the staff mention that they have immediate available rooms the day before but the promise was not kept upon the check-in day. Communication was poor amongst the staff.

              • Single
                5.4

                Hotel is within hypermall - large shopping complex

                Room a bit small

              • Couple
                6.6

                even know i book for superior room which is then i upgrade to suite but the main problem i have is parking... The main problem at this hotel same goes for novotel hotel and countyard hotel... lack of parking lot for the hotel customer...

              • Single
                7.4

                Convenient while I am playing golf. My wife spent her time shopping while I was away golfing.

              • Couple
                6.2

                The staffs are very warm and friendly.

                For the kind of room and the price i have paid..its not worth value.

              • Family with children
                6.6

                Enviroment is clean and Hotel is linked to Mall Shopping complex. It's not a problem to go out for a dinner except quite a distance from the Town city (KK). If you do not have a own car or rental..it's a concerned..transport seem to be a problem. Driving your own car via the coastal roadway at night a a little bit of problem.especially during strong wind..& raining day...!! Street light not so clear..a bit smoky..mist!! Overall hotel loaction is just nice and cool. Room is just good for couple and too small for family of three.., toilet too small and face wash too shallow..floor getting wet all the times you wash your face...!! Keep up your good work and smile always..!!

                Nothing I dont like in this hotel..just a room size...it's just good for a couple of two..!! Cleanliness is the best and smell of air is clean and healthy..!! Please keep up your good work at all times..!!

              • Older travelers
                5.0

                The Building itself is badly in need of maintenance. The carpets need a good clean. The finish in the room was chipped and tardy, the bathroom floor looked like it had not been mopped for a while. It is not a 4 star hotel, maybe a 3 to 3.5 at best. We checked out after 4 nights and booked in elsewhere.

              • Single
                7.8

                Comfy bed, excellent hot water and shower pressure, modern room design, a mini fridge to chill drinks, complimentary slippers and direct access from the foyer to the shopping mall. There is a free hourly shuttle bus from 1Borneo hypermall to the town centre (warisan square), with half hourly return trips. Taxi fare from airport to the hotel is 50RM, and 25RM from hotel to town centre.

                Hotel room only had satellite tv (limited channels, no cable, in-house movies). There is free cable internet but no wireless internet in the room. Free wifi is only available in the lobby and public areas, including some restaurants in the mall. If your room smells smokey from previous occupants, housekeeping do a great job with the air freshener spray bottle.

              • Single
                6.2

                The location is very nice that it is in the same buliding with the mall. Easy to shop and dine.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Grand Borneo Hotel - Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Ta-00-01, 1 Borneo Hypermall, Jalan Ums, 88450 Kot, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88450

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Kota Kinabalu
                6.7 km
              Airports
              • Kota-Kinabalu International Airport (BKI)
                14.2 km
              Train Stations
              • North Borneo Railway
                12.7 km
              Restaurants
              • La Fuente (cuisine: Spanish)
                80 m
              • K.Sanba's Curry Specials (cuisine: Indian)
                440 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  12 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  2 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                325