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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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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “feast village” (107 reviews)
    “nature walk” (66 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

    The resort generally has 3 types of villa, Bayu Villa (pond view), Canopy Villa (nature view),and Kota Kinabalu Villa (sea/mountain), price ascending. I went for the medium one and booked a canopy villa. They gave me one with literally no view, saying that is canopy....More

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    Dear A Tripadvisor Member, Hong Kong, China, 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...More

    Reviewed 22 December 2016

    Great design. Great Mood. Great Service. Great Relaxation. Many Thanks to so-kind-Jack who is always ready to satisfy any kind of service request.(An example: A monkey stole from our balcony the water bottle of our one-year-old baby and on the next morning a new one...More

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    Response from YungLim, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 23 December 2016

    Dear Francesco S, Thank you for posting your comment on Gaya Island Resort Tripadvisor. We were very happy to read your review, and are glad that we could contribute to making your trip a great experience. It is very pleasing to read that you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    We stayed here for six nights at the end of our honeymoon. This is a truly luxurious resort. We were upgraded to a kinabalu villa which had amazing views over the bay. We were on the all inclusive package so really benefited from the incredible...More

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    Response from YungLim, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 23 December 2016

    Dear langoo, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very pleased to hear that The hotel is built in between the jungle and the sea so you get to see plenty of wildlife including numerous moneys that were...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    Lovely, efficient, and friendly staff. The resort is beautiful with sundecks and umbrellas all around the beach and pool areas. The villas are spread out all across the vast property and can take up to up 5-10 minutes to get to from the main reception,...More

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    Response from YungLim, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 23 December 2016

    Dear FoodTrails_ME, Thank you very much for your constructive feedback. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience in our Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for recognizing the team members from this department for their commitment to our lovely, efficient and friendly staff....More

    Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

    A lovely resort set in crystal clear water just of the coast of Kota Kinabalu. The hotel suites are set into the tropical rainforest and the rooms are well presented all the extras you expect at the price. Beware there are three restaurants to choose...More

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    Response from YungLim, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 23 December 2016

    Dear submersiond, Thank you for taking the time to complete our Gaya Island Resort Tripadvisor. Your comments will be shared with our entire staff. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. I am looking forward to welcome you back...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$ 145 - US$ 450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 121
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    • Kota Kinabalu District >
    • Pulau Gaya
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    dominic c
    5 July 2017|
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    Response from 593clairey | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there was rubbish there when we went, it is tidal from the large phillipino refugee settlements nearby. The resort tirelessly picks it up esp. in the morning and also work is done in educating the settlement. It is a... More
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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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    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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    "Kinanbalu rooms, as long as you're okay with steps."
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    "Kinabalu villa for best view, Bayu villa if you want to stay closer to the main areas."
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    "Depends what you want. Higher rooms -views would be good Near pond were ideal for us Steps through out..."
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    "Room was beautiful and always kept very clean. The bed was very comfy. Wi-fi was great also."
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