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Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu

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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Can't go past cititel. Great location and ammenities . Comfortable bed and able to get a quiet night sleep . Addition of free wifi if an added bonus. Would definately recommend for your stay in Kota Kinabalu.

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Thank smbourke
Sarawak, Malaysia
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48 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights at single room. The room is a bit small but very comfortable for solo trip. The room was clean, with bathroom attached. There is water dispenser available at all floors except Ground floor and level 12. You can take the airport bus or a RM30 taxi to get there from airport. Shopping mall within 5mins... More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at single room and I found the room is a bit small but very comfortable and cozy. The only thing that bothers me was that there were no kettle / coffee provided in the room. You have to go outside the room where the hot water located.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights. The room was clean but a little dusty, although small. There is water dispenser available at all floors except G and 12. The ground floor has a cafe/restaurant by the hotel which serves buffet breakfast and you can order lunch&dinner. To get here from airport you can take the airport bus or a RM30 taxi.... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oké hotel. Friendly staff. Rooms are not spacious at all, thou the bathroom was pleasently spacious, due to the use of a sliding door and glass door. Clean room and bright. Cheap but still expensive for what you get.

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Sungai Buloh, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centrally located in heart of KK - walking distance to seafront and markets. Closs to Malls and seafood restaurants. Good value for money. Rooms a little small but clean and good facilities. Breakfast OK. Not much variety.

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was small yet quite comfy to sleep for the night. Please ask the receptionist to book K.K city view ya. No kettle provided an you guys need get it from outside dispenser. This place near to food stalls and shop where you can satisfy your hunger with variant local food.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you just need a place to stay, this place is great. Rooms are small but somewhat sufficient. Recommend to take the rooms without windows as the noise from the restaurants could intrude. Parking is free in front of the afternoon but bring an umbrella as it is not covered. Spaces could be limited on the weekdays as the parking... More 

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I have been staying here during my business visits for the last 3 years. Affordable rate for budget business travellers. It is also located at the heart of the city, a perfect location - walking distance to many local attractions.

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CititelExpressKK, Hotel Manager at Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for your feedback and continuous support. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed staying with us due to affordable rate and its strategic location. We look forward to welcoming your return to Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu in the near future. Thank you. Regards, Sherry Yee More 

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A fairly small room for a queen bed but I'm not a fussy at all for as long it's clean and there's a bed to sleep. The hotel is located at the heart of Kota Kinabalu and it's walk distance to the Filipino Market and few other malls which is 5 to 10 minutes walk from the hotel. There's a... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu

Address: No. 1 Jalan Singgah Mata, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: €26 - €40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu 3*
Number of rooms: 275
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“Smoking and non-smoking rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 08Andre, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Please ask receptionist to get K.K city view room.”
 of 5 bubbles figuramalaya, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Windowless rooms for quieter stay.”
 of 5 bubbles 497julianl, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms do allow you to see the islands”
 of 5 bubbles nstich1, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Take a room high up, KK's streets are quite noisy by night.”
 of 5 bubbles fabiapost13, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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