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Gaya Island Resort

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fisherman's cove”(110 reviews)
“nature walk”(76 reviews)
“private beach”(213 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We’ve just returned a week ago from 5 nights on Gaya Island Resort and what an amazing place it is! If you come here I’m sure you will not be disappointed! We are a couple in our late 50’s and the villas, the food, their...More

2  Thank r1davo
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed here for 2 nights at the end of a busy holiday in Borneo, and it was absolutely perfect. The room, views, facilities and customer service were all excellent. Yes the food and drink were more expensive than elsewhere but you're on a beautiful,...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I would like to thank all staff at Gaya Island Resort for their incredible service. They were very accommodating and assisted us with all our needs even when we might not have requested it. The staff their get to know you on...More

Thank samhowrd09
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear samhowrd09, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. My team and I are delighted to read that our resort and services have met your expectations....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Gaya’s location is beautiful. The speedboat to the island is an exhilarating introduction and the slick movement of luggage suggests a level of service and personal attention to baggage which, sadly, is unlikely to be experienced by customers, especially those who have a hike up...More

Thank Nala1066
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear Nala1066, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We appreciate both your positive feedback and constructive criticism. We are committed to constantly improve our guest...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Highlights: - lovely views - spacious chalet - fisherman's cove restaurant served delicious food - staff were very friendly - private beach was beautiful Lowlights: - some maintenance issues in the room - very expensive to go to the mainland using hotel's boat - feel...More

Thank clee91ee
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear clee91ee, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We appreciate both highlights and lowlights. We are committed to constantly improve our guest experience and we...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$213 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$213 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Susan M
19 April 2018|
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Response from WayneLeeGM | Property representative |
Dear Susan M, Thank you for your inquiry. Yes, the resort does provide pool towels at the pool and beach. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you soon. Kind regards, Wayne Lee
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Holidaymad
14 April 2018|
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Response from WayneLeeGM | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. During check in, we will collect a deposit either by cash or credit card for your credit facility while on the resort which gives you the convenience to charge all consumption into your room bill... More
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"Best views are 851-854, but only if you don’t mind a steep walk. Others are nearby without a climb, but with..."
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"Rooms seem largely identical (other than one 4 times larger suite) - so aim for a room with the best view"
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"Room 806 is great"
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"all the rooms are the same, beautiful and big, just different views,"
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