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Rasa Ria Reserve by Shangri-La

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Great holiday in an amazing country

We are leaving in about an hour-had a wonderful time here,the people are amazingly friendly,Hotel... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Wonderful Resort

We were looking for a relaxing place to wind down after a hectic week of traveling. We booked an... read more

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“nature reserve”(63 reviews)
“canopy walk”(21 reviews)
“ocean wing”(15 reviews)
The Rasa Ria Nature Reserve was established by Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu in collaboration with the State Wildlife Department of Sabah. This protected ecological space aims to facilitate rehabilitation programmes for...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Pantai Dalit, Tuaran 89208, Malaysia
+60 88-797 888
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are leaving in about an hour-had a wonderful time here,the people are amazingly friendly,Hotel is top of the range,great gym and freshwater pool,breakfast amazing! Good excursions,we book our own flight to Sandakan to see the Orang-Utans at Sepilok,suggest you do the same instead of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a relaxing place to wind down after a hectic week of traveling. We booked an ocean wing premium seaview room. Not cheap, but a fantastic room. We had a direct ocean front, with a big patio, and an enormous bathtub. My...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mark672
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bring a suitcase full of cash as they have you by the bits and bobs. Upto an hour away from life so have to eat here. Rip off prices. Coke anywhere else in borneo, hotels included, will cost between 1.80 and 3.30 ringits but not...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bertrum
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Picture paint a thousand words. I was amazed by a beautiful creation by God. So peaceful and relaxing. Wanna be here again.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Haji Yazid H
Reviewed 14 January 2019

A pleasant and well appointed resort away from the bustle of the town, but need to take taxi or car to other places. the cuisine and service is really good, but doesn't come cheap, especially for a family. the gardens and facilities are really nice,so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JayBee1105
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Ok so we came Christmas week (we stayed in the Garden view wing) and it is mobbed with a scramble for any pool loungers and hanging to pre confirm a booking for the restaurant 5gat you wanted to eat in. So the good points: Huge...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank DeanoSingapore
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Our holiday at Sabah was second to none. I can't fault a single thing. We stayed at shangri la rasa ria Kota Kinabalu and the staff there are amazing, they made us feel like rock stars. Anything we asked for was granted without any fuss....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mo0590
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Not for an unfit or person with heart condition but great experience to do. Loved the jungle on the way to the top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ian K
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for a week at the end of a trip to Malaysia to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. The Rasa Ria is in a great location, on the most beautiful stretch of each. We stayed in an Ocean Suite - a section of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dicrose
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Must visit this place if yoy are in kota Kinabalu.. The beautiful beach is absolutely gorgeous. Water sports available if the weather is in favour..loved it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Irwinder K
10 March 2019|
Response from Per S | Reviewed this property |
The night walk is still there. You just need long trousers and hiking shoes. Dont know exact price but not very expensive
1 February 2019|
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Response from T9562UZmelanier | Reviewed this property |
There aren’t any there now
Diane C
15 January 2019|
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Response from Samuel1118 | Property representative |
Hi Diane C, you will need a guide to trek inside the reserve for safety reasons. But for the garden area you can walk around without a guide.