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    Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

    Polish Bay, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
    011 60 88-380 390
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    Overview
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    • Average8%
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    “plunge pool” (49 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    We stayed for 5 days at Bunga Raya in late July/early August. The location is amazing: beautiful golden sandy beach, crystal clear water teeming with fish, surrounded by tropical rainforest with amazing wildlife. Truly breathtaking. Accommodation is also fantastic: we treated ourselves to a beachfront...More

    1  Thank Natasha C
    Response from TomasAndersen, General Manager at Bunga Raya Island Resort & SpaResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Natasha C, Thank you for visiting Bungaraya Island resort and thank you for your feedback. I am only too aware of your disappointment that our construction finished 4 days later than originally scheduled. As we discussed your agent and your tour operator have all...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in the 2 bedroom villa, with stunning views of the sea and a plethora of rainforest noises at night (love it)! The resort villa are built into the hill and golf buggies (taxis!!), will take you around the resort whenever you like! The staff...More

    1  Thank SoniaMurraySmith
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Great experience to go to a tropical island in Borneo for a bit of rest and relaxation. We travelled across from Kota Kinabalu by private boat and just as we got on the boat it rained so we didnt see much of the crossing. We...More

    Thank NaturesMoments
    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    beautiful environment, high quality of food and services. After a 3 weeks hiking holiday on Borneo this resort is a oase of rest and luxury. The only big disadvantage are the sandflies. Every minute you think about them and you are not aware of them....More

    Thank Anton v
    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    We stayed at the Bunga Raya in June this year - first stop on our honeymoon. We splurged and had a beachfront private plunge pool villa - which was TOTALLY worth the extra money! Room was lovely, everything was clean and well kept and the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$214 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Sabah >
    • West Coast Division >
    • Kota Kinabalu District >
    • Pulau Gaya
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    robert f
    Good Morning We are planning a trip to one of the Rain Forest areas where we would like to do forest walking and beach swimming This hotel is obviously a very good one but we are extremely worried about the constant reports of rubbish on the beach Please advise if this is only washed in at night or does it happen throughout the day also? A business colleague has advised that there is an enormous Shanty Town on stilts nearby and that each hut has holes in the floor where they throw all their rubbish, household waste and one hole in the floor, is even a toilet! He says that absolutely everything is thrown or dropped down the holes into the waters beneath He has advised that the tides can carry the waste in any direction, towards any of the beautiful nearby islands and that unfortunately, this island is very close to the Shanty and thus suffers all the time Please advise if this information is correct
    15 October 2017|
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    Response from TomasAndersen | Property representative |
    Dear Robert F Thank you so much for your very valid question. Unfortunately we do have issues with rubbish floating around the sea some will be from the villages but the majority will be from the rivers leading into the... More
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    Response from TomasAndersen | Property representative |
    Dear Robert & Viktoria, Thank you for your interest in Bungaraya Island Resort. we are delighted that you are looking at us as a possible option for your upcoming holiday. To answer your questions: Smoking is only allowed... More
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    Response from Geraldine554 | Reviewed this property |
    See for more info the Bunga R website, they provide the prizes. The resort has a boot shedule to go back to KK. Sometimes free of charge smotimes you'll have to pay! Certainly go for a trip on the mainland, see the... More
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