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Hyatt Regency Kinabalu

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 26 October 2015

If you choose this hotel because looking good quality and the service, attentive and discreet, you were used in the Hyatt brand hotels, …. you were wrong. If you choose this hotel because - costing twice as close "Le Meridien Hotel" - here aspects of having a level and a much better service ... you were wrong. When, on arrival,...

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HRKinabalu, Director of Sales & Marketing at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Dear Magic India, Thank you for your kind personal review regarding your recent visit. We have recently been awarded the 2015 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence based on the numerous reviews of our guests, as such you feedback is important. From your personal review, it seems we have let you down and you have been disappointed with your stay. We...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Top class accommodation - really spacious room and comfy bed. Great location - I could walk to the nearby 24-hour convenience store (7-Eleven) at midnight and it felt very safe. Great food at breakfast with a great selection. Loved that they provided freshly-squeezed fruit juices that I could mix together in whatever healthful combo I liked, and that Nasi Lemak...

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you for the all the kind words. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your overall business stay with us, especially liked our extensive buffet spread with various and accommodative varieties for all kinds of diners’ requests. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the near future! Our nasi lemak is a signature dish...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Well located to eatery places and shopping area. Hyatt brand is an old established and forever reliable hotel providing the best money can buy. My prefer hotel when I am staying in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us as your most preferred hotel to stay with in Kota Kinabalu. We truly appreciate all your kind review and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Come back soon as we enjoy having old friends visit us over again in Kota Kinabalu. We recently won the 2015 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence award, and...

Muar, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 October 2015

In general great deal for money and very relaxing. Food ( breakfast buffet ) was awesome and wide variety. Pool was great our baby could not get enough of it. Staff was really friendly. Room was well maintained and clean. Location was great and easy to walk somewhere if you want or to get a taxi.

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you Stephanus for your kind words. I am delighted to know that you and your family enjoyed the overall family vacation with us. Thank you for the compliments and we really look forward to welcoming you and your lovely family back to stay with us again in the near future. Regards, Arifin Darmawan General Manager

Reviewed 14 October 2015

Second time visited here. It is still so convenience to reach all the locations with walking distance. Room looks renovated and make its better compared my first visit. Spacious and comfortable. Sadly my room wasn't face to the South China Sea but still good for the city view. Breakfast still the same.. don't expected much. If you get bored their...

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you for providing some review regarding your last stay with us. It is delightful to know that you generally enjoyed your second visit to Hyatt Regency Kinabalu. We have done a thorough renovation for our buffet restaurant and extended the buffet spread with more varieties and we hope you will consider coming back to give it another try. Nevertheless...

Linlithgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

The highlight of this hotel is the service and professionalism of the staff. First class. Everything is done with quality and a smile. The location is good, on the waterfront, next door to the Wisma Merkada, 2 minutes from the Sunday Market and 5-10 minutes walk to Jettleson Pier to catch a boat to the outlying islands. The food in...

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you Richard for the kind notes. We are thrilled to know that you have had a great time during your last stay with us, especially enjoying our associates’ accommodative hospitality and services. Your kind recommendation is very much appreciated! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the location...

Lucca, Italy
Reviewed 14 October 2015

My business trip in KK was great last weekend. Hyatt Regency was my choice and it was a great choice. It's located in the heart of the city, with nice looking and excellent service. The rooms are fully renovated, very spacious and comfortable. Mine was a guestroom at the 5th floor; a great experience. Excellent breakfast and dinner served a...

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you for including us to be a part of your business trip to Kota Kinabalu. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall stay with us, and we truly appreciate all the compliments. We will definitely look forward to your next visit, hopefully in the near future! My team always enjoyed their conversations with you and we...

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I will come again for sure! Beautiful Hotel, working idistance to a mall and eateries..Staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast is 5 star! varieties and the quality of products. rIt was a pleasant stay. World-class service!!! Highly recommend to everyone!!

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. It is our pleasure to be chosen as your rest point during your vacation in Kota Kinabalu. I am thrilled to know that all my associates have served you well throughout your stay and I am really proud of them. We look forward to serving you again in the future! On your next visit, do...

Yorkshire
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We had such a good time we came back! Initially two nights with a city view and then a couple of days later back again and rewarded with a club room. Don't worry about the approach to the lobby as once inside the staff are without doubt the best trained I have ever come across. Good staff can make or...

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HRKinabalu, General Manager at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, responded to this review

Thank you Steve for all the kind words regarding your recent stay with us. We are thrilled to know that you have had a great time throughout your vacation layover with us, especially enjoyed our associates’ accommodating hospitality and services. It is indeed delightful to know that we are one of the best among your worldwide hotel stay experiences and...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 October 2015

love this hotel for its: 1) friendly staffs. they would go extra miles for you. 2) comfy bed and huge room. love the sarong and pelikat provided. tips: if possible, request for sea or partial sea view. 3) proximity - close to malls, eateries (burger king, upperstar) hangout areas, jetty and gaya street :). 4) breakfast spread. churros and smoothies...

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Thank you for the kind words. We are happy to know that you generally enjoyed the overall stay throughout your family vacation with us. We can safely say no tourist can expect to be going back home without gaining some weight here at Kota Kinabalu! Ha! Ha! That is the joys of visit a food heaven city like Kota Kinabalu....

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Tanjung Ria Kitchen
Tanjung Ria Kitchen
Cuisines: Asian, Malaysian, International
Nagisa Japanese Restaurant
Nagisa Japanese Restaurant
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience five-star Sabahan hospitality at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, the premier choice for business and leisure travellers to Sabah, the Land Below the Wind. This luxury hotel in Sabah is a mere 15 minutes drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, offering a central location in the heart of the city close to tourist attractions and stunning views of the famed sunsets in Kota Kinabalu. Unwind in one of our 288 spacious rooms and suites all exquisitely designed with sophisticated comfort in mind plus some of the best views in Kota Kinabalu including those of the sparkling South China Sea or the Kinabalu city surroundings. Dining options at our three Kinabalu restaurants and bars are a food aficionado's delight with some of the best food the city has to offer. Be it a dip in the blue waters of the outdoor pool, a relaxing massage at the Avantang Spa and fitness centre or a party at our Shenanigan's Fun Pub, our Kota Kinabalu hotel in Sabah has it all for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hyatt Regency Kinabalu

Address: Hyatt Regency Kinabalu Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu 88991, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: $131 - $231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hyatt Regency Kinabalu 5*
Number of rooms: 288
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Also Known As:
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Regency Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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#1 Business Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#1 Family Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#1 Spa Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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