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Gaya Island Resort - Kota Kinabalu

Malohom Bay, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88000  show map
 5 stars
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Gaya Island Resort - Kota Kinabalu

Wi-Fi
Parking
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning
Facilities for kids

Children's play area

Children's pool

Kids club

High chairs

Cots

Private beach

Beach access

Private beach

Sun loungers

Overview

Featuring a picnic area, a golf course and live performances, the 5-star Gaya Island Resort offers 121 beautiful guestrooms. Gaya Island Resort opened its doors in 2012.

Set near by wonderful beaches close to a cove and a harbour. The property boasts location within 10 km from Kota Kinabalu city center.

A shopping mall and a market are situated next to the hotel.

The hotel's central location offers to get to Kota-Kinabalu International airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

Rooms of Gaya Island Resort are appointed with satellite television, wireless internet, a laptop safe, a private balcony and IDD phone. Guests will enjoy views of Mangrove Forest from their rooms. They offer en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. There is a restaurant serving international dishes on site. Guests are welcome to the Poolside bar to relax with a drink.

Services

The property features a storage room, a safe deposit box and a news stand.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with babysitting, a mini club and a playground. A gym, yoga classes and a fitness centre are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   121.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Sun loungers
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Balcony
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 11 am FREE
Check-out until 3 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Gaya Island Resort - Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu location
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Hotel Address:

Malohom Bay, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88000

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Airports
Train
  • North Borneo Railway
    5.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  3 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    121

Hotel Awards

MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKota KinabaluGaya Island Resort

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Rooms and availability

Gaya Island Resort photos Room
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    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Local attractions

  • Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park2.7 mi
    Kota KinabaluMalaysia
  • Suria Sabah3.0 mi
    Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens
  • Night Market, Kota Kinabalu3.1 mi
    Waterfront
  • Sapi Island2.7 mi
    Kota KinabaluMalaysia
  • Filipino Market3.1 mi
    Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  3 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    121

Hotel Awards

MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKota KinabaluGaya Island Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Malaysia

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Gaya Island Resort Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Gaya Island Resort

8.6
SuperbBased on10 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The staff were friendly and the seafood was good.

    The breakfast buffet wasn't extensive with basic spreads. The pastry was not fresh. I has the beef rendang for dinner and it wasn't fresh. There was limited toiletries say compared to Shangrila tanjong aru! Access to gadgets in the room wasn't obvious and TV channel limited.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Absolutely spectacular. Extremently warm hearted staff, excellent private beach, various free activities organized by the resort, brand new facilities, amazing breakfast and dinner, super spacious intimid rooms and great natural neighbourhood. Cant be better.

    The costs of the speedboat kinda shocked us when we checked out. I thought it should be offered by the resort free of charge. Paid RMB140 for each person just for a 15 mins speedboat ride from the shore to the island. New resort, still construction sites around, a little noisy in the daytime.

  • Single
    7.4

    Excellent Hotel. But the service needs to impove. Also, it is too expensive for what it offers and its beach is far from good.

    The service was not as expected for such a hotel. Also, the beach and sea are not good.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    the sea view,the facility, the service

    No more shops /restraunt in the hotel

How to reach hotel

hotel Gaya Island Resort - Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu location
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Hotel Address:

Malohom Bay, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88000

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • North Borneo Railway
    5.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  3 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    121

Hotel Awards

MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKota KinabaluGaya Island Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Malaysia

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