The five star Pullman Kutching is located on top of the Jalan Mathies hill with panoramic views over the city and the Sarawak river. Being within easy reach of the city centre and next to the "Hills shopping mall" the hotels location has a lot to recommend it. The hotel was built at the end of 2009 in a contempory modern style hotel. The hotel offers high tech facilities in all its rooms as well as en-suite bathrooms. There is a spa and treatment room as well as a fitness centre and a Jacuzzi. With two restaurants, a juice bar and coffee shop there are also plenty of places in which to relax.
The Kota Kinabalu fish market is a real eye opener and you can buy some serious tuna steaks.