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This 3-star hotel is located very strategically in the city of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. The hotel offers 45 comfortable rooms at a budget-friendly price for short-term as well as long-term stay. The Hotel Traveller is less than 15 minutes away from the Kota Kinabalu International Airport. Being in the heart of Kota Kinabalu means that guests at the Hotel Traveller are close to many of the city’s attractions. Outside the hotel are plenty of restaurants and shopping spots for guests to enjoy.
How to Get to Hotel Traveller
The Kota Kinabalu Airport is the main airport where out of state travellers usually arrive if they take came in by flight. Flights from Kuala Lumpur can start from around RM200 to RM250 if bought from a budget airline. It will take about two hours and 40 minutes if the flight is direct from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. From the Kota Kinabalu International Airport, guests can opt to take either a taxi or an e-hailing service to get to the hotel. If guests rent a car, they can get to the Hotel Traveller by taking Jalan Kepayan and Jalan Coastal.
Different Types of Rooms in Hotel Traveller
Standard rooms can accommodate up to two adult guests. Some Standard rooms have windows, while others do not. These 12 square meter rooms are equipped with one double bed.
Twin Room is 12 square meters with two twin beds. This room is suitable for two full grown adults.
Double Room can fit up to three adults with a queen bed in the room. Double Rooms that have a window are 10 square meters big. Double Rooms with no windows are slightly bigger at 12 square meters.
Deluxe Double are rooms with two queen beds. These rooms are 12 square meters big with city views and can fit up to 4 adults.
Family Rooms offered by the hotel has one queen bed and one twin bed. The rooms can fit up to three adults and are 12 square meters.
Deluxe Quad is a big 26 square meter room with two queen beds.
Restaurants and Café in Hotel Traveller
Right beside the Hotel Traveller’s front entrance is a Chinese restaurant called Wong Kok Restaurant. It is open 24 hours, seven days a week. The restaurants offer a large variety of food such as Tom Yam Seafood, Laksa Seafood, Kon Lau Mee, Hainanese Chicken Rice, Wantan Mee Soup Kampung Style fried rice, Cha Sao and many more. If guests prefer a different type of cuisine, there are plenty of other restaurants for Hotel Traveller guests to try within walking distance of the hotel.
Less than 200 meters from the hotel is Center Point Sabah. The food court is located at the basement level of the building. Guests can have breakfast, lunch and even dinner here. It has many food vendors serving various kinds of dishes from the typical Malaysian foods to Western food as well as snacks.
Facilities and Activities in Hotel Traveller
The 45 rooms in Hotel Traveller are all air-conditioned and they are also non-smoking rooms. Each room has its own bathroom with shower as well as cable television and a desk. WiFi is provided in the hotel. Guests can ensure a smooth check-in whenever as the front desk is manned 24 hours a day, all week. The hotel is near to a 24-hour restaurant and there are even a few convenience stores close by.
Tourist Attractions near Hotel Traveller
Center Point Sabah - This shopping mall is less than 200 meters away from Hotel Traveller. Center Point Sabah offers patrons choices for shopping, dining and entertainment. There are six levels of the shopping area that includes a departmental store. The Center Point also has a 28 lane bowling centre, a cinema and a family recreation centre. At the basement level, visitors to centre point can enjoy a meal from the many dining options that are offered at the food court.
Filipino Market - The Filipino Market is a famous tourist attraction and a must visit place for anybody coming to Kota Kinabalu. The market is actually divided into three areas- Central Market, Handicraft Market and Fish Market. Tourists usually focus on the Handicraft Market where there are many stalls selling locally handcrafted items. Guests can find leather bags, batiks, t-shirts and wooden handicrafts. A popular item sold here are fresh and seawater pearls in various colours, shapes and sizes. These pearls can be bought individually or as bracelets, necklaces, earrings, brooches and more.
KK Plaza - A small shopping complex, KK Plaza is less than 10 minutes away from the hotel. This shopping mall has a supermarket-department store in the basement. The three floors of KK Plaza are full of stores selling cheap clothes. There are also plenty of bridal boutiques here.