Hotel in Tawau
18-storey business hotel
171 standard rooms
7 superior rooms
2 executive suites.
PROMENADE HOTEL Hotel Managing Director : Kong Hock Sian
Promenade Hotel General Manager : Alex Cham
Promenade Tawau situated at Eastern Plaza, Jalan Kuhara, has
over 180 guest rooms/suites, a Club Floor, a Coffee House, a
Gymnasium, a Fun Pub, a Business Centre, a Lobby Lounge, 3
function rooms and a Banquet Hall that could accommodate up
to 1,300 persons for banquet setup and 3,000 persons for
theatre setup respectively.
Promenade Hotel is the tallest hotel (standing at 16 storey
high) in Tawau and having the largest ballroom in Sabah
(with a maximum seating capacity of 1,300 persons).
Towering over the Eastern Plaza complex, the business hotel
with 171 standard rooms, seven superior rooms and two
executive suites (total 180 rooms)
This 3 Stars hotel has the largest banquet hall in Tawau
covering an area of 23,138 square feet that could easily
accommodate 100 tables for special occasions.
Promenade Hotel is attached just next to Eastern Plaza, the
largest shopping center in Tawau.
The rooms are comfortable, as clean as a 3 stars hotel with
conveniences like flat-screen TV and free LAN.
The hotel is 30 minutes from Tawau Airport.
It will also have the largest banquet hall in Tawau covering
an area of 23,138 square feet that could easily accommodate
100 tables for special occasions.
15th Floor : An exclusive Promenade Club Floor with an
exclusive club lounge.
14th Floor : Beautiful looking outside during the night.
7th Floor : A business centre, 3 meeting rooms namely
Berlian, Seraya & Agatis. A 24-hour coffeehouse Cafe@se7en
5th Floor : Gym center located just at the 5th floor. 5th
Floor : Gymnasium at Leisure Centre. Biggest and only
comprehensive gymnasium in Tawau.
Ground Floor : Ground Floor : Lobby Lounge.
Lower Ground Floor : a contemporary Zsa Zsa Zsu fun pub at
the Lower Ground Floor with live band performances from the
The lower ground floor, ground floor and the first floor
will have anchor tenants such as departmental stores and
Sabah Chicken Rice Restaurant located on the basement of the
Ground to 2nd Floor is the Eastern Plaza Shopping Center.
Though the hotel is quite a distance from the town center
but it is connected to this Eastern Plaza shopping center
with shops and food court.
VIEW OF TAWAU TOWN
Try the ocean view rooms. These sea-view rooms give you good
view of Tawau Town through the big windows.
Eastern Plaza - The largest
Located next to the hotel is this shopping center with a 3
floors supermarket where guest get provisions and drinks.
The Plaza is a convenient place looking for food, clothes,
toiletries. Plenty of taxi around the building.
The local call the plaza a "Shopping Center", while the
official title from Sabah Tourism is "Shopping Mall,
The local youngsters like to hang around in this shopping
center, not for shopping but just for the prestige of being
in "Largest Shopping Center" of the town.
Tourists also like to come here too, but not knowing where
they got the idea of "The Largest Shopping Mall" and
"Largest Shopping Complex" , most visitors greatly
disappointed with a Mall such small and such less
extravagant. They usually being to 1Borneo and many Malls in
Kota Kinabalu before coming to Tawau and comparing to that
largest mall in Sabah, this Eastern Plaza comparatively like
a sundry shop to them.
While visiting tourists knows how a Shopping Mall should be
like, the local people here do not know what a "Mall" is.
They are contended and proud of their shopping center, the
largest in town and the largest they ever being too, the
most prestige to hang around even without ever buying.
And for the legendary "Shopping Mall" of Tawau the tourism
personal talking about, Tawau will have it soon when the
Tawau Times Square complete by the end of the decade. This
tallest building in Sabah with tallest hotel in Sabah will
naturally has the "Largest Shopping Mall" in Tawau too.
Another reason youngsters hang around at the Shopping Center
is the Cineplex
Smoking and NON-smoking
Promenade Hotel has NON-smoking rooms in NON-smoking floors.
Do clearly specify NON-smoking room when placing your room
FUNCTIONS AND EVENTS
Promenade Hotel is also the prestige business and government
meeting location.Big events are held here, it has a grand
ballroom on the 6th Floor. The largest in Tawau. Their
function rooms are among the best one can find in Tawau.
The property owner of Promenade Hotel and Eastern Plaza is
the local government.
The hotel management is license to Kota Kinabalu's Promenade
Hotel. This one in Tawau becomes Promenade's 2nd hotels in
The largest indoor car park in Tawau, but off course
shearing with Eastern Plaza. The parking is free.
This covered car parking facilities for 650 passenger cars
in addition to 49 surface bays.
The car park span the entire 3rd 4th and 5th floors. Car
owners have no difficulty for a space in 3rd floor. 4th and
5th floor are mostly plenty of empty space through the year.
This is only exception when there is a big event when the 3
floor of car park are exceptionally full.