The Jesselton Hotel, Kota Kinabalu

The Jesselton Hotel

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Exuding timeless colonial elegance, the 4 star Jesselton provides 32 lavishly appointed rooms in the heart of the city. Just 20 minutes from the airport, this was Kota Kinabalu's first post war hotel after the destruction of the city at the end of the Second World War.Completely refurbished in 2008, its rooms all come with classical furnishings, en suite marble bathrooms and satellite television, whilst the hotel's charming Bella Italia restaurant provides Mediterranean and regional dishes.

The Jesselton Hotel

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