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Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$306*
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent room in the jungle, love the animals which surrounded us at the hotel. Concierge staff Kate was awesome in serving us and we had a great time. Stand up paddle was also so much fun and it was free!

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Teddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

There are only a handful of places that I would take my family back to in a heartbeat but this is one of them. Bunga Raya sits on a remote island about a 20min boat ride from Kota Kinabalu, depending on your transfers I would recommend a private boat as the sooner you arrive the better. From the minute we...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We are a family of 4, the kids are 9 and 11. We stayed 5 days at this resort...it was booked 2 weeks before the trip..our favourite resorts were full...so we thought we would try this one. We arrived at Jesselton pPoint after 8pm...they kept one of the resturants open for us so that we could have a meal...THANK YOU....

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1Thank FlyingKiwiFraser
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I don't like going back to hotels - the world is such a big wide place, why not try somewhere new each time? But, quite honestly, I'd be back to Bunga Raya in a heartbeat if only it were closer and I had more annual leave. What could make for a more perfect day than waking up and having a...

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3Thank SusanY784
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Traveling as 2 couples we stayed here for 2 nights at the end of a short tour of Borneo. We had a wonderful stay. Check it at Jesselton point pier was very easy, followed by 30 mins on boat to island. The room was immaculate, huge and super comfortable bed. We were able to join rooms with out friends both...

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Thank Rabbitgoeseast
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A preserved beauty. They have to be careful about not buying to much golf carts to keep authentic values Of those type of places... so small and son beautiful when you enjoy waking ! Worth discovering, nice dives around !

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2Thank epaget
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I am writing this review quite late, as we stayed at Bunga Raya in June 2016 but it has left us with lasting memories! The resort is a large property , accessible by boat only. It sprawls from the seaside up into the mountains. The facilities look modern and are very well maintained. The staff were friendly and welcoming. We...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We had just completed a 12 day tour of Sabah with Interpid (which was fantastic) before arriving at this resort for some rest and relaxation for 6 nights over Christmas before we headed home. Right from the start when we were welcomed at the Jetty and enjoyed the air conditioned lounge, to them holding the boat for us so I...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Wow, where do I start? I feel so grateful to have visited Bunga Raya and to have met the Resort's wonderful staff. From the first step off the boat, seeing the tall jungle backdrop to the most splendid beach, to opening the double doors of our own jungle hideaway, I was blown away. The hotel is beautiful - a very...

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1Thank Susie T
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Having just climbed MT Kinabalu we were in need of a Iittle luxury to recover. Bunga Raya is very comfortable and provided everything we were looking for, good food, happy hour drinks, great swimming pool and nice beach. It is low low season so not all the watersports were available but we had a restful recovery time. Malay massage was...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Spa
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As sensual and exotic as the hibiscus flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort is a luxurious jewel set on a coral reef island just off the coast of Borneo. A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the resort is framed by white sand beach and virgin jungle. Hillside villas reflect the simplicity of the Borneo architectural style. A hilltop spa blends the finest Traditional Asian and Western treatments using restorative powers of indigenous plants and oils. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

Address: Polish Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Pulau Gaya
Price Range: RM908 - RM1,661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Bunga Raya Island Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Bunga Raya Island Resort And Spa
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa Pulau Gaya, Sabah
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“Stay in a Villa higher up on hill - you can get a shuttle to pick you up and drop you off if you don't want to walk”
DanGapril2017, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Not sure if all rooms are as tired?”
BucksGilly, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not all rooms have see view, we had 41, had a partial see view with a pile of drift wood.”
Geraldine554, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for the uphill bungalows - like living in the rainforest and we had hornbills outside the window”
pen451, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“plunge pool villa”
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