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    Gaya Island Resort

    Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park | Jesselton Point, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Pulau Gaya 88000, Malaysia
    011 60 3-2783 1000
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “fisherman's cove” (105 reviews)
    “private beach” (213 reviews)
    “nature walk” (69 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The location is absolute paradise and the villas, restaurant, pool bar are all very luxurious and designed to make you feel relaxed and special. We'd called here for 8 nights after 3 days in KL for our honeymoon. Going through Kota Kinabalu you can only...More

    Thank Rebecky13
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This is actually my first time to write a negative review. I stayed in the resort for 5 days. To be honest, my room was fine, however, the service was seriously disappointing as a luxury resort. Here are some examples: - Food: Not that good...More

    1  Thank Sarah W
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have had a wonderful time at Gaya Island. The place was like Paradise. Everything was okay. The nature, hotel, room but also the friendly people at the restaurant, reception and swimming pool.Also the sunrise was beautiful.

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    2  Thank franciscamariav2016
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Having read the reviews for Gaya Island resort prior to our visit - I was nervous - really nervous. There seem to be a ton of mixed reviews. After having spent six days here - I have no idea why people are giving this place...More

    2  Thank Marina G
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Were to start from arrival at airport a representative was waiting for us took us to private transfer, on the arrival at the resort the reception lady was ver helpful and happy explain all about the resort. The staff at this resort deserves to be...More

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    1  Thank Jose F
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jose F, Thank you very much for choosing YTL Hotels as your holiday destination. We are delighted to read that you had a simply fantastic here at Gaya Island Resort. We always appreciate when our valued guests share their feedback as it makes the...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 188 - US$ 378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • 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 Kota Kinabalu District, Sabah, Malaysia
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    Family and Play Areas (5)
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    Response from Gary L | Reviewed this property |
    Yeap, a few gay guys there when we were there. No problem whatsoever.
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    29 August 2017|
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    Response from Tamar C | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkelling at Tavajun Bay is different. The boat leaves about every hour from 10.30am to the bay and you can snorkel independently. The snorkelling trip takes you to another island with a guide. Everything can be... More
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