Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu

The pioneer IHG hotel in East Malaysia, Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre is the smart choice for travellers looking for comfortable and hassle-free stays in Sabah, Malaysia. Located in the city centre of Kota Kinabalu, the hotel is a 13-minute drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, and within short walking distance of shopping malls, bustling markets, local attractions and activities. Enjoy restful sleep with high-quality bedding and a choice of soft or firm pillows in the hotel’s 250 contemporary twin- or queen-bedded rooms. Families may also opt for rooms with sofa beds that can accommodate up to three guests. Amenities and facilities cover everything a traveller needs – Free Express Start Breakfast or a Grab & Go option, free and fast Wi-Fi, coffee- and tea-making facilities in every room, a 24-hour gym located at the ground floor, a business centre, a self-service launderette, a 12-person meeting room, and beverages and light meals available at the Great Room. Kota Kinabalu is renowned for lush rainforests, tropical beaches, and unbeatable adventure. Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre invites you to stay in comfort and convenience during your next visit.
Hotel Address: Jln Tunku Abdul Rahman, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah,
Zip Code: 88000
Telephone: 60-88-206888
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Facilities & Features

  • Smoke-Free Facility
  • Number of Floors: 11
  • Total Number of Rooms: 250
  • Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 250
  • Number of Accessible Rooms: 2
  • Connecting Rooms Available

Fitness & Recreation

The gym is located at ground floor

24-hour fitness room is located on level 1 and equipped with treadmills, free weights, stationary bicycle and elliptical machines.

Hours of Operation: 12:01 AM to 12:00 AM

Fitness Center Type: LIMITED

Fitness Center Equipment:
  • Elliptical Machines
  • Free Weights
  • Stationary Bicycle
  • Treadmill

Eat & Drink

Enjoy free Express Start Breakfast with a rotating selection of hot dishes, fresh fruit, pastries, cereals, coffee and tea, or opt for the Grab & Go option if you are in a hurry. Beverages and light meals are also at the Great Room. The last order is 11 pm.
  • Breakfast Buffet Included
  • Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available

Groups & Events

  • Meetings rooms:   1
  • Largest Room Capacity:   12

Housekeeping & Laundry

  • Daily Housekeeping
  • On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities

Additonal Features

  • Wake Up Calls
  • Ice Machine


Accessible Hotel Features

  • The following public areas are accessible:
    -Public Toilets
  • Lift Access to All Floors
  • Lift near Accessible Rooms

Wheelchair Accessibility

The accessible rooms (total 02 rooms) are equipped with wheelchair friendly set up. There are two (02) view ports and delayed door closure.

Nearby Attractions

  • Tunku Abdul Rahman Park (TARP)
  • Gaya Street Sunday Market
  • Mari Mari Cultural Village
  • Kiulu White Water Rafting
  • Kokol Hill
  • Mamutik Island
  • Kota Kinabalu City Mosque
  • Sapi Island
  • Lok Kawi Wildlife Park
  • Sabah State Museum
  • Kota Kinabalu City Waterfront
  • Mount Kinabalu Botanical Garden