Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre opens - 15 minutes from Kota Kinabalu International Airport

Known for lush rainforests and pristine coral reefs, Kota Kinabalu has long been a popular getaway spot for both domestic and international travellers alike. The coastal city is a short flight away from the capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, and it is home to the UNESCO World Heritage Mount Kinabalu - the fifth highest point in South-eat Asia. With the opening of the Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre, travellers will now have 310 extra guest rooms and suites to enjoy sweeping views of the ocean and city surrounds from.

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Superior Twin Room | Photo Credit: Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre

Superior Twin Room | Photo Credit: Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre

Located just 15 minutes away from the Kota Kinabalu International Airport, the Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre offers both leisure and business travellers convenient access to the city’s major shopping malls, eateries, entertainment hubs as well as the new Sabah International Convention Centre. Just a stone’s throw away is the historical Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal offering short boat rides to nearby islands such as Pulau Sipadan, a popular diving spot for divers and snorkelers.

Suite | Photo Credit: Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre

Suite | Photo Credit: Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre

Dining outlets include the all-day dining Maupassant which offers a range of local and international varieties, while Fratini’s serves authentic Italian favourites. Phileas Café in the lobby is another rest stop for a quick hearty meal and for those enjoying the sea view, Compass Lounge on the rooftop is the perfect place for a leisurely wine and dine affair.  For events, meetings, weddings or social gatherings, the Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre's function room on the roof top, which also houses the hotel’s gym and swimming pool, features state-of-the-art audio visual equipment can accommodate up to 40 guests.

Living Room | Photo Credit: Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre

Living Room | Photo Credit: Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre

To celebrate the opening of Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre, a special offer Is available from now until 31 December 2017 with a superior room night stay at MYR 245.30 ++ per night with breakfast for two. For reservations, email HA9416-RE@accor.com, call (+60)154876188, or for more information, visit http://www.mercure.com/9416.