- Hotel Rating: 4-star hotel
- Area: Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu
- Distance from City Centre: 1 km
- Distance from KK International Airport: 8 km
- Access to Public Transportation/E-Hailing Service: EASY
- Trip.Com Rating: 4.3/5 [Very Good] 
- What’s nearby: Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal, Gaya Street Sunday Market, Atkinson Clock Tower, Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC)
- Single Room Rates: +/- RM200
Mercure Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah is a four-star hotel that is located in the heart of the city, within walking distance from banks, shopping malls, restaurants and tourist attractions. It is also close to the historical Jesselton Point Waterfront, which offers ferry services to nearby islands. The hotel has easy access to the new convention centre – Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC), which is only 10 minutes by car. In addition, the hotel is only 15 minutes by car from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, making it convenient for travelers.
The hotel boasts 310 modern and stylish guest rooms that are equipped with free WiFi, a flat-screen satellite TV, a mini-bar, ironing facilities and a private bathroom. Some rooms also provide a kitchen, a dining area and a city view. The hotel offers four dining options: Maupassant, which serves international and Asian breakfast buffet; Fratini’s Pasta & Pizza, which specializes in Italian dishes; Compass, which offers drinks and snacks; and Phileas Cafe, which serves specialty coffee and light meals. The hotel also features an outdoor pool, a gym, a iMac corner and a 24-hour reception. The hotel has meeting rooms and banquet facilities that can accommodate up to 200 guests for various events.
The hotel has received positive reviews from guests who have stayed there. They praised the hotel for its location, cleanliness, comfort, service and value for money. They also complimented the hotel for its food quality, pool area, rooftop restaurant and city view. Some of the guests’ comments are:
- “The location is perfect. Near to everything. The staffs are friendly and helpful. The room is spacious and clean. The breakfast is delicious and has many choices.”
- “The hotel is very nice and modern. The pool is amazing and has a great view of the city. The rooftop restaurant is also very good and has a nice ambiance.”
- “The hotel is very comfortable and cozy. The bed is soft and the bathroom is big. The WiFi is fast and the TV has many channels. The kitchen is well equipped and the dining area is nice.”
- “The hotel is very value for money. The room rate is reasonable and includes breakfast. The service is excellent and the staffs are polite and professional. The check-in and check-out process are smooth and fast.”
The hotel is a great choice for travelers who are looking for a local and authentic experience in Kota Kinabalu. It offers a convenient location, a modern design, a variety of facilities and a friendly service. It also provides a stunning view of the city and the sea. It is suitable for both business and leisure travelers who want to enjoy the best of Kota Kinabalu.