The chic Novotel Kota Kinabalu 1Borneo is integrated with 1Borneo Shopping Paradise, the largest shopping and entertainment mall in Sabah. Just 18 minutes drive from the international airport, Novotel Kota Kinabalu 1Borneo accommodates large events of up to 1200 delegates, and all 263 rooms are comfortable and spacious with high-speed Internet access. At Novotel Kota Kinabalu 1Borneo, guests can relax in the Jacuzzi after a day of shopping or enjoy The Square restaurant or the nearby golf course.

TB-00-01, 1Borneo Hypermall Jalan UMS Sabah 88450 KOTA KINABALU MALAYSIA

Novotel is located (9.00 km / 5.59 mi) from Kota Kinabalu International Airport. Taxi: 15 to 20 minutes from the airport.Bus: Take the bus to Tuaran, Menggatal 1Borneo.Private car: Take Jalan Fuad Stephens to the Sulaman Highway, then head to 1Borneo, adjacent to the University Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and close to state and federal administrative ffices.Shuttle: A 20 seat hovercraft shuttle operates between the airport and the city.

Check-in time – 14:00hrs Check-out time – 12:00hrs
Request for early check-in or check-out will be charged 50% of the room rate.

Spacious, contemporary in design, and adaptable, the Novotel room is truly a place for living, perfect for all your needs. Rooms: 263 l Number of rooms for people with reduced mobility: 2 l Connecting rooms: 24 l Non-smoking rooms: 96 l Extra bed in room for child l Crib in room

Standard Room
A spacious room with 1 King bed or 2 single beds, en suite bath or shower, work area. It comes with all the usual facilities, high speed internet with WiFi. Up to 2 adults and 2 children.

Superior Room 
A modern spacious room with 1 King bed or 2 single beds, en suite bath/shower, large ergonomic work area and complimentary high speed broadband internet. Enjoy panoramic views of Mount Kinabalu or the city and . Up to 2 adults and 2 children.

Large, well-designed, the suite includes a separate lounge and a bathroom. It offers unbeatable facilities, access to the Premier lounge and views of the Mount Kinabalu or the city. Up to 2 adults and 2 children.

A convivial family room for 2 adults + 2 children
A convivial family room for 2 adults + 2 children.

Room fittings :

  • Dead bolt in rooms
  • Safe deposit box in room
  • High speed transmission line (paying)
  • Sprinkler in room
  • Minibar (paying)
  • RJ 11 outlet
  • 110/120 V AC
  • Satellite/cable colour TV
  • RJ 45 outlet
  • 220/240 V AC
  • TV with VCR
  • Security peephole
  • Airconditioning
  • Voicemail
  • Smoke alarm in room

Bathroom fittings :

  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Telephone in bathroom
  • Hair dryer in bathroom

Room capacity 263 rooms
16 suites, 96 non smoking rooms, 2 accessible rooms, free for 2 kids under 16 sharing their parents’room.

Room service :

  • Hot dishes
  • Cold snacks
  • Weekday hours : 24 Hours
  • Weekend hours : 24 Hours

Some of the amenities above may not be available in all rooms. Fees on certain amenities/services may apply.


  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor unheated pool
  • Public indoor parking (paying)
  • Public outdoor parking (paying)
  • Private enclosed outdoor parking (paying)
  • 24 hour security staff
  • Video camera at bldg entrance
  • Video surveillance in hallways
  • Complies w. Htl Safety Act 1990
  • Art gallery
  • Ramp access
  • Beauty salon
  • Delicatessen
  • Hairdressing salon
  • Gift shop/newspaper shop
  • Reduced mobility facilities
  • Comply w/ Americ. Disability Act
  • Wi-Fi at the hotel (paying)
  • Porter
  • Concierge
  • Cash machine
  • Dry cleaning / Ironing
  • Safe deposit box at reception
  • Currency exchange
  • Smoke alarm in public areas

Some of the services and facilities above may not be available on a 24-hour basis or without advance request. Fees on certain facilities/services may apply.

Family rooms to spend cozy evenings together and wake up smiling in the morning. Safe play areas and balanced menus. With Family & Novotel, children are pampered guests and their parents are, quite simply, relaxed and happy.

  • It’s free for kids. *
  • Late check-out up to 5:00 pm on Sunday
  • Special welcome and personalized gift
  • A convivial family room for 2 adults + 2 childr en.
  • A balanced children’s menu
  • Play areas for all ages

*Up to 2 children under the age of 16 are accommodated for free in their parent’s or grandparent’s bedroom. Their buffet breakfasts taken with their parents or grandparents are also free. Subject to the availability of existing bedding in the room booked.


  • Kids Club
    Childrens Club for 6 to 12 years
  • Games
    Indoor playground for children
  • Others
    Babysitting on request

Extensive experience and expertise count, and Novotel has both. All our network hotels can organize meetings for up to 50 persons, while our convention center hotels can plan and host very large events.With the Meeting@Novotel offer, Novotel promises the right solution to meet every need.

Standard equipment available

  • Business cntr with support staff
  • Fax machine
  • Self service business centre
  • Copy/print service available
  • Flipchart

Equipment available on request

  • High-speed internet
  • Internet connectivity
  • Translating/interpreting service
  • Wi-Fi at the hotel
  • Mobile phone hire facilities
  • Overhead projector
  • TV with VCR
  • Secretarial service (typing)
  • Video equipment
  • Computer hire facilities

From breakfast to lunch, dinner or a tasty little snack, Novotel provides balanced choices and à la carte service 24/7 at all its hotels.At Novotel, you can count on enjoying a relaxing meal in a friendly, stylish setting.

Type of cuisine:International Opening hours:6.00am – 11.00pm The Square is the latest, innovative answer to guests’ need for an easygoing restaurant at Novotel. The lively atmosphere and seasonal menu make for a great dining experience.

Opening hours:8.30am – 1.00am The Lobby bar overlooks the high ceiling lobby entrance featuring modern and stylish decor. Comfortable and elegant seating make it a favourite place to meet for cocktails, martinis and light snacks