Only 15 minutes’ drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre offers business and leisure travellers convenient access to and from the city’s major shopping malls, eateries, entertainment hubs and the new Sabah International Convention Centre. Just a stone’s throw away is the historical Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal offering short boat rides to nearby islands such as Pulau Sipadan, a popular diving spot for divers and snorkelers.
Boasting 310 contemporary guest rooms comprising 135 Superior room, 40 executive suites and 135 suites in configurations of one-, two- and three-bedroom, the 25-storey hotel offers views of the ocean and city surrounds.
Dining outlets include the all-day dining Maupassant which offers a range of local and international varieties, while Fratini’s serves authentic Italian favourites. Phileas Café in the lobby is another rest stop for a quick hearty meal and for those enjoying the sea view, Compass Lounge on the rooftop is the perfect place for a leisurely wine and dine affair.
For events, meetings, weddings or social gatherings, the hotel’s function room on the roof top, which also houses the hotel’s gym and swimming pool, features state-of-the-art audio visual equipment can accommodate up to 40 guests.