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1 room, 2 adults

Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu

3.5-star3.5 stars
5, Jalan Padang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000, Malaysia

3.5-star hotel with restaurant, near Atkinson Clock Tower
  • Free WiFi
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From 569 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Best value for money
Fantastic service
Tasty breakfast
Regular internet service

Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu

from $47
  • Standard Twin Room, No Windows
  • Standard Double Room, No Windows
  • Standard Triple Room, No Windows
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Deluxe Triple Room
  • Deluxe Twin Room

What’s around Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Atkinson Clock Tower (2-minute walk)
  • Gaya Street Sunday Market (3-minute walk)
  • Sedco Square (3-minute walk)
  • Kota Kinabalu Central Market (5-minute walk)
  • Wisma Merdeka (5-minute walk)
  • KK Esplanade (5-minute walk)
  • Centre Point (5-minute walk)
  • Signal Hill Observatory Platform (6-minute walk)
  • Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal (9-minute walk)
  • Imago Shopping Mall (15-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.) - 8 min drive
  • Tanjung Aru Station - 5 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 160 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (7 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour room service
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 900
  • Conference space size (meters) - 84
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1970
  • Elevator
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Malay

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Dreamtel Cafe - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu’s small print

Also known as

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  • Dreamtel Hotel
  • Dreamtel Hotel Kota Kinabalu
  • Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu Dreamtel
  • Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu Sabah
  • Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu Hotel

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Deposit: MYR 200 per night

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of MYR 100.00 (subject to availability)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of MYR 100.00 (subject to availability)

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of MYR 35 for adults and MYR 18 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 404 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Good location, Hotel is just opposite to Airport bus station
Tai Heung, us1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Comfortable stay in good location
Everything as expected. Comfortable, clean, good location and great service. Also decent breakfast. Highly satisfied overall.
Giancarlo, us1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Bad wifi
Wifi was bad... but good hotel near the city. Breakfast was good as well.
us2 night romance trip
Good 6.0
Location ok. WiFi, horrible.
The room was nice, but the lack of acceptable WiFi was unbearable. Couldn't research or book any trips or tours. I actually moved to a different hotel. If you don't need WiFi, this place is cool.
us2 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Great value for money.
Staff very professional and welcoming. Breakfast well above average. Daily housekeeping 100%. Really enjoyed our 4 nights stay. Will stay again next trip to KK.
paul, ph4 night romance trip

Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu

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