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    Gaya Island Resort

    Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park | Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Pulau Gaya 88000, Malaysia
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      2 adults
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          US$350
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good28%
          • Average12%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “feast village” (103 reviews)
          “nature walk” (65 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
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          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 May 2017

          Initial check-in is done at jetty before boat ride over. We had three nights here at the end of our tour and were booked on a full board basis, so had no issues with food. Breakfast was very good with plenty of choice, only issue...More

          Thank Jayne N
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 2 May 2017

          Dear Jayne N , Thank you for taking the time to sharing your experience with the Tripadvisor community. We are delighted to hear that you had a relaxing stay at Gaya Island Resort. We take all guest comments very seriously and use them for further...More

          Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

          Beautiful hotel with stunning beach and facilities great for relaxing at the end of an active holiday. Buffet breakfast really good with lots of options. Limited options to eat for dinner and so ended up eating in the pool bar for nearly every evening. Families...More

          1  Thank sallystant
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 7 May 2017

          Dear sallystant, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with the Tripadvisor community. We are delighted to hear that you found our resort to be beautiful with stunning beach and facilities that great for relaxing holiday. We take all guest comments very...More

          Reviewed 30 April 2017

          Negativity first - Slow check in process although there was several staff at the counter at the same time. - Bedsheet with visible stains that is not pleasent for the eyes - I've asked to make up my room and went out and came back...More

          2  Thank LilHex
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 7 May 2017

          Dear LilHex, Thank you for sharing your review on TripAdvisor, we take all guest comments very seriously and use them for further training and enhancement to services and facilities. Rest assured we will take your feedback to heart and look into the critics mentioned, and...More

          Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

          The location is fabulous but the service is lacking. Be warned access to rooms requires a hike. Alcohol and food is expensive. Check in process is very slow. The activities schedule looks great but availability is very limited.More

          1  Thank Leah L
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 29 April 2017

          Dear Leah L, Please accept our most sincere apologies for failing to meet up with your expectations during your stay at Gaya Island Resort. The Borneo is an unique destination for a holiday and here at Gaya Island Resort, we pride ourselves on delivering distinctive...More

          Reviewed 27 April 2017

          It is definitely not 5 starts place and for sure there is no room for tag "Luxury" even the stuff is very kind. It starts when you arrive at Gaya Lounge in Kota Kinabalu port. It is shame on YTL to have that nibble place...More

          Thank Andrey K
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 29 April 2017

          Dear Andrey K, I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with Tripadvisor community. I understand your disappointment with our product and the services, and I appreciate your constructive feedback. We are grateful for all feedback, even if...More

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          About
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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • US$161 - US$425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 121
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          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
          • Pulau Gaya
          • Also Known As
          • Gaya Island Resort Pulau Gaya, Sabah
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          scotty10077
          is there any organised trips to see Orangutans. while stopping there.as I'm there In Dec also is the diving as good as mabul? cheers
          19 June 2017|
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          Response from Darren L | Reviewed this property |
          Yes you can book via the hotel. This doesn't include your flight which isn't an issue as we booked direct with air Asia and it was £15 each, each way. The flight is about 40 minutes and was excellent. I would highly... More
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          Vinterland
          Hi! Do we have to book inhouse activities long in advance? Is it sufficient to send an e-mail on what activities we would like beforehand? Also, if there are too many who want to do the nature walks, do you reject some of them?
          31 May 2017|
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          Response from Lesley W | Reviewed this property |
          We booked everything after we arrived. The restaurants need 24 advance booking so if you want something special on the first night that might be a consideration as feast village is not high end! Though great for breakfast... More
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          gglpets
          Could someone help me with this question, wondering if travelling from the UK do i need a yellow fever vaccination certificate.
          10 April 2017|
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          Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
          No you don't. Came from Ireland and didn't need it .
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          "Provided you don't mind an uphill walk (there are steps but quite a lot of them) then choose a Kinabalu..."
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          "Rooms 710 to 720 are quiet and close to the restaurant/beach and not too far up the hill but have stair..."
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          "Higher rooms have better views, but are further from the restaurants, lots of stairs"
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