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About Gaya Centre Hotel


A prominent landmark on the scenic waterfront of Kota Kinabalu, this hotel prides itself as being one of the most conveniently located hotels. Gaya Centre Hotel is adjacent to two of the city's most popular shopping malls - Suria Sabah and Wisma Merdeka. The area also caters to the discerning business traveler with major banks and other commercial complexes within the vicinity. The Kota Kinabalu International Airport is just 20 minutes away. Gaya Centre Hotel boasts modern rooms, all equipped with a TV with satellite channels and much more. Guests will be able to enjoy picturesque views of either the city or the sea. Other conveniences include a spacious business center and a tour desk where exciting trips can be arranged to many of Sabah's attractions.
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Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Getting around

  • Valet parking
  • Car park

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Tours

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Room service
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Coffee shop
  • Bar

Access, services, and conveniences

  • front desk [24-hour]
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers
  • Laundry service
  • Concierge
  • Elevator
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Shop(s)
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malay
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This is a strictly non-smoking property from April 1, 2016 onward.

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-1 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-11 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding.
  • Guests over 11 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Breakfast Charge (when not included in room rate): 15 MYR
Check-In From: 03:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 12:00 PM
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: YES
Number of Floors: 14
Number of Rooms : 258
Year Hotel Built: 2010
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Verified traveler reviews

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  • Cleanliness 8.0
  • Facilities 6.5
  • Location 9.0
  • Room Comfort/Standard 8.1
  • Service 8.1
  • Value for money 8.4
  • Food/Dining 7.3
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Sin H. from Malaysia
Families with older children
Stayed 2 nights in August 2016
I think that the room is too small. The room not actually clean up in the next day.
Reviewed August 22, 2016

shizhang C. from China
Stayed one night in August 2016
Sea view, close to the mall and city.
Sea view, close to the mall and city. Sea view, close to the mall and city.
Reviewed August 22, 2016

SOON H. from Malaysia
Business travelers
Stayed 2 nights in August 2016
Good location only
Breakfast is bad, not really refill when finish when go down for enjoy around 8. Room carpet abit dirty. A lot of China tour group. Just location perfect only
Reviewed August 20, 2016

CHOW W. from China
Stayed 6 nights in August 2016
good location. 10 mins walk to jetty.NO wifi
i request queen bed but give me twin bed and not allow me change room. the room no wifi and say is my phone problem and not allow me change room.
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Munira N. from Malaysia
Stayed one night in August 2016
Overall is good
Easy to go to others place such as Pasar Filipino and Pasar Malam in walking distance.
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Adil S. from United Kingdom
Stayed 5 nights in August 2016
Excellent location!
Great staff and superb location. Rooms & general appearance could do with some updating. However for the price we paid you can't really complain!
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Jessie B. from Canada
Solo travelers
Stayed 4 nights in August 2016
Disappointed and dated...
The room was extremely outdated and dirty. Worked for a budget traveller but the carpet was disgusting. Overall, the hotel just needs a complete renovation.
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Ching L. from Malaysia
Stayed one night in August 2016
Good location
Close to suria sabah and gaya street. Great sea view.
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Ma R. from Philippines
Stayed one night in August 2016
Perfect location
Perfect location... Highly reco
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Ting N. from Malaysia
Stayed one night in April 2016
Good location
Close to Suria Mall and city
Reviewed August 11, 2016


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