Ideally found on the Malaysian area of the beautiful island of Borneo, Kota Kinabalu is a revered destination that offers plenty of things to do and sights to see. The modern capital is an excellent base for exploring the city sights, coastal coral reefs, pristine Malaysia beaches, surrounding tropical rainforest and climbing Mount Kinabalu. Transportation from the airport to many hotels in Kota Kinabalu is only a short drive keeping you free of arduous journeys when you just want to get there! Kota Kinabalu hotels are diverse offering something for everyone.
The Jesselton Hotel is one of the few boutique hotels Kota Kinabalu has. History abounds in this notable part of the city. Thirty-one guest rooms are decorated with a Malaysian-style flare and offer contemporary conveniences for guests. This completely refurbished Kota Kinabalu hotels interior exudes charm. A business center and banquet facilities make it convenient for those not able to fully break away from work.
Baby-sitting services are available for parents who need some time alone and a currency exchange offers competitive exchange rates. An onsite lounge allows guests to drop into a comfortable seat, order a cool drink and recount the day's adventures and the onsite restaurant serves a variety of delicious food. Inside this Kota Kinabalu hotels rooms amenities such as satellite TV, in-room safe, iron and board, air conditioning, an en-suite bath and mini bar are all included.
Hotels in Kota Kinabalu come in the form of world class Malaysia resorts such as Shangri-La"s Tanjung Aru Resort. Jutting out into azure water in a sublime location where powdery white beaches define the scenery. This hotels Kota Kinabalu property spans 25 acres of exotic palms and exquisitely manicured tropical gardens. Spa treatments, health club services and facilities, a sauna, a large pool, a 9-hole pitch and putting green and tennis courts are all available. An onsite restaurant offers fantastic dining experiences with a variety of cuisine.
The hotels Kota Kinabalu tour desk offers Malaysia tours around the island and car rentals for sightseeing and diving. Shopping is available throughout the city and there are shops on site inside the hotel as well. Exquisite rooms with a tropical touch include air conditioning, TV, safety deposit, private bath and mini bar.
Hotels in Kota Kinabalu include the attractive four star Promenade Hotel with room amenities including en-suite bath, luxurious bath products, satellite TV, high speed internet, complimentary drinking water, mini bar, telephone and impressive decor highlighted by fine furnishings. Six onsite dining areas offer a wealth of different types of cuisine to enjoy and the seaside Sunset Esplanade features a myriad of hawkers and vendors offering all kinds of interesting merchandise.
Kota Kinabalu hotels are popular, especially during the winter months when rooms fill up fast. Take advantage of special online rates when booking as many offer them on the internet but not always directly from the hotel. Most hotels will aid guests in making arrangements for trekking Mount Kinabalu or for jungle treks through the Borneo rainforest so take advantage of the services. Most of all make sure to get out and explore the area no matter how comfortable your accommodation is!