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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Visited Bunga Raya Island Resort at the end of our honeymoon - we were not disappointed. The place was luxurious and secluded, set amongst fantastic scenery and a gorgeous white sand beach. From the moment we were greeted on the jetty we found that the staff could not do enough to ensure that all of our requirements were met. They...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

This place is surrounded by dense jungle, as you lie at the pool you can see beautiful trees and the aquas of the ocean against a white sand beach. Isolated, luxurious, gorgeous. The staff are so, so lovely and everything is set up for peaceful, good times

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Reviewed 29 March 2015

faded glory froma hotel just 6 years old is a bit much but thats how this place looks. We paid for a private pool as we like to sunbath au naturel but the "private" bit means only you can use the plungpool, everyone can see you in fact. Not worth the hundreds of dollars extra. The food is ok but...

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TomasAndersen, General Manager at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear HertsFred, Thank you very much for your candid review of Bungaraya resort. Only by knowing what our guest truly feels will allow us to improve. I will also admit that we do not always get it right, however much we try but we shall continue to strive for excellence. As for some of your specific comments i would like...

Sussex
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Is this paradise? Just returned from trip to Sabah, and after 10 days in the jungle Bunga Days was the perfect place R&R. Stayed in a beautiful hillside bungalow, absolute luxury. Perfect icing sugar sand beach,. Nothing too much trouble, staff fantastic fabulous location . Thanks to all staff for a wonderful stay.

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1Thank westmeston
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Upon arrival we were met by the Manager, Thomas, who whilst could be mistaken for a guest, was hands on, extremely helpful and friendly and nothing was too much trouble for him. He made himself very visible during the day and always had time to stop for a chat. There is no registration process as this is all done in...

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Buckinghamshire
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Everything about our stay at the Bunga Raya was perfect. The check in process at the Jesselton Wharf is a great start as you wait for the boat in a comfortable air conditioned room. Arriving on the island it is so beautiful that it takes your breath away, the white sand beach and the chalets tucked into the jungle clad...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 18 March 2015

This tropical paradise beach resort on a jungle island in Borneo offers wonderful villa accommodation, wonderful thoughtful service, superb food, an amazing waterfall surrounded by gardens. The only negative is that they should keep the wonderful sandy beach impeccably clean from 7 AM on. Would go back in a second.

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Rennes, France
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We recently spent 6 nights at The Bunga Raya.We were upgraded as we were staying a reasonable length of time and the hotel was very quiet.The villa was beautiful with an amazing view of the sea.The steps to it are uneven, so unsuitable for the less sure footed. There is a buggy service,available within minutes,to take you to breakfast etc,very...

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1Thank Frenchwench47
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We looked everywhere for the perfect honeymoon destination and just when we though we would never find what we were after we found Bunga Raya. The resort is beautiful. The buildings and villas blend into the jungle so the bay retains most of its natural beauty. Our villa, treehouse, was beautiful and clean. The rooms are beautiful and luxurious and...

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Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

This resort is fantastic! You get your own little house (we had house 8 which had 2 floors) which has a fully stocked (complimentary!) Mini bar, kitchen, living room, dining area, 2 balconies, bedroom and bathroom. Perfectly clean and presentable. Access to wifi on the whole island! Although they do not offer room service, when we called on our last...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
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: ₹ 14,077 - ₹ 27,819 (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 Kota Kinabalu District, Sabah, Malaysia
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“go for a higher room for the best views. You can always get a buggy if you don't feel like walking up the steep hills!”
 of 5 bubbles 675susiet, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The best room are the cottages with dipping pool located just in front of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Pasyalero, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The island is quite far removed from the mainland so be prepared to relax and spend some time on a boat”
 of 5 bubbles ARobertson88, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in a tree top villa, however, in hindsight, we would have preferred a breachfront villa.”
 of 5 bubbles Neece242, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask to be high on the property for better views.”
 of 5 bubbles 37shaneh, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
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