Grand Borneo Hotel - Kota Kinabalu

Ta-00-01, 1 Borneo Hypermall, 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

MYR 0 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

The deluxe Grand Borneo Hotel entices guests to stay in one of the 325 comfortable rooms and make use of a safety deposit box, a cash machine and an elevator. Built in 2008, the hotel is a combination of traditional architecture and contemporary facilities.

Grand Borneo Hotel is also placed within a 25-minute walk of Borneo Marine Research Institute . The property is set within 7 km distance from the city center.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and bars.

Kota-Kinabalu International airport is situated within a 20-minute drive from Grand Borneo Hotel.

Rooms

Room amenities at Grand Borneo Hotel include individual climate control, a laptop-compatible safe, television with satellite channels, a mini-fridge and coffee/tea makers. The bathrooms come with a shower, a hairdryer and guest toiletries for more comfort.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. Guests will enjoy delicious dishes of fusion cuisine in the modern on-site restaurant. Servring a selection of food La Fuente and Koki Bandung are placed a 5-minute walk away.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Business travelers can use a business center, a meeting room and a slide projector available on site.

Relax

Grand Borneo Hotel provides cots and a pool for children. The hotel offers a gym and a fitness centre to ensure active guests' pastime.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

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

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 2 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed MYR 70
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed MYR 70
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    4.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    7.9 mi
Restaurants
  • La Fuente (cuisine: Spanish)
    400 ft
  • Koki Bandung (cuisine: Indonesian)
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    325

Rooms and availability

Grand Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE GRAND DELUXE

Grand Borneo Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • 24-hour room service
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • In-room safe
  • Laundry services
  • Work desk
  • Free mineral water daily
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Fire alarm
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cotton sheets
  • Linen
  • Down comforter
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Data ports
Room Description:

NON-REFUNDABLE STANDARD ROOM

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Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • 24-hour room service
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • In-room safe
  • Laundry services
  • Work desk
  • Free mineral water daily
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Fire alarm
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cotton sheets
  • Linen
  • Down comforter
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Data ports
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Double Room

Grand Borneo Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • In-room safe
  • 24-hour room service
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Free mineral water daily
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Interconnecting doors
  • Fire alarm
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Down comforter
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Data ports
Room Description:

Double room with child extra bed

Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE EXECUTIVE-SUITE (suite)

Gallery Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Gallery Twin Room (Internal Window)

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Yayasan Sabah Auditorium Tun Mustapha1.8 mi
  • Menara Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building)1.8 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Menara Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building)1.8 mi
  • Likas City Mosque3.0 mi

Public parking

  • Borneo Marine Research Institute (BMRI) Complex1.2 mi

Local attractions

  • Floating Mosque3.0 mi
    Kota KinabaluMalaysia
  • Water World Theme Park4.0 mi
    Taman Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu City Bird Sanctuary4.3 mi
    Off Jalan Bukit Bendera Upper, Kota Kinabalu
  • Orchid De Villa3.6 mi
    Off Jalan Kiansom KM 6, Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre4.1 mi
    Kota KinabaluMalaysia

Restaurants nearby

  • La Fuente400 ft

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

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

  • K.Sanba's Curry Specials1500 ft

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

    84% likes this, based on 64 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • Koki Bandung1400 ft

    Address: Lot 108, Block M, Alamesra Plaza Permai

    71% likes this, based on 18 reviews
    Cuisine: Indonesian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    325
Cities nearby
  • Tuaran hotels - 25 km
  • Penampang hotels - 11 km
  • Sabah hotels - 4 km
  • Papar hotels - 37 km
  • Inanam hotels - 4 km
  • Karambunai hotels - 17 km
  • Kampong Giok, Sabah hotels - 39 km
  • Kundasang hotels - 46 km
  • Kinarut hotels - 19 km
  • Tanjong Aru hotels - 7 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
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Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    4.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    7.9 mi
Restaurants
  • La Fuente (cuisine: Spanish)
    400 ft
  • Koki Bandung (cuisine: Indonesian)
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    325