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    Gayana Eco Resort

    Malohom Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
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    • Excellent50%
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    • Average11%
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    1 - 5 of 381 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We loved Gayana, the location was beautiful and the villas were lovely. We were happy to spend our time snorkeling with the incredible amount of tropical fish around the resort and relax on our private balcony surrounded by the sea. Food was delicious and a...More

    Thank Rachel C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I visited Gayana Eco Resort in October with my daughter after doing a tour of Borneo. It was the perfect place to relax before our trip home. Beautiful accommodation, food and scenery. Staff were also lovely. Highly recommended. We only had one night but could...More

    Thank Wendy C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Despite having to cancel my booking for health reasons, only 1 day after booking, the hotel were completely uncompromising on their 'no refund' policy and would not return 1 penny of the very expensive cost of our planned stay. I was extremely disappointed with their...More

    Thank Sarah L
    Reviewed 16 September 2017

    My partner and I spent 3 lovely, memorable nights at Gayana Eco Resort. When we arrived, knowing it was my birthday, we were immediately informed that we had be been upgraded for free to a Palm Villa, which included a living room, glass bottom floor...More

    Thank David R
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    We visited Gayana Eco Resort in August and was made to feel like we were VIP's, we had 5 wonderful days. Accomodation was beautiful, staff exceptional the Manager Andrew made us feel like we had none him personally. Gayana offers you two holidays in one...More

    Thank Beverly C
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 219 - US$ 423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • West Coast Division >
    • Kota Kinabalu District >
    • Pulau Gaya
    • Also Known As
    • Gayana Eco Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
    • Gayana Resort ,
    • Gayana Eco Resort Kota Kinabalu District, Sabah, Malaysia
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    VincentR1984
    26 September 2017|
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    Response from paulafrc | Reviewed this property |
    Like all resorts the food is not cheap, but I found the prices reasonable. Also it is very easy to get the boat over to the mainland and buy food to bring with you. There is a major shopping centre and supermarket a short... More
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    Sunrise L
    13 July 2017|
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    Response from paulafrc | Reviewed this property |
    I found the staff to be very friendly and helpful in all things, so I would be surprised if they were not willing to do this. Lovely people!
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    mapaocs02
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from Andrea B | Property representative |
    Dear guest, thank you for your interest. We delivery breakfast to palm villa units with our delivery alang alang boat directly to your outside balcony. For dinner we do have room service available although the service is... More
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    "The rooms looking over the ocean are the best your own steps into the ocean.rooms great size."
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    "For the palm villas, 85 and 86 had the most privacy"
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    "Chose one further out along the walkway so there is less rubbish in the water below you."
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    "i would say the Palm Villa"
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