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    Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

    20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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          • Excellent58%
          • Very good28%
          • Average9%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 31 January 2014

          The food quality is not as good as other Shangrila hotels, the food served in Magellan is better. The toilet in the Cafe Tatu was very dirty and smelly, disappointing experience. Chinese food was ok if you're really hungry, but it's the worst one compared...More

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          2  Thank Joe L
          Response from Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & SpaResponded 20 February 2014

          Dear Joe, thank you for your review. We have taken note on your feedback regarding to the quality of food and cleanliness of the toilet at Café Tatu – these have been shared with the team for further improvement. We value your constructive comments for...More

          Reviewed 31 January 2014

          This hotel has excellent facilities (especially the swimming pool area) and the buffet breakfast is amazing! However, I got the feeling that they wanted to try to get every dollar they could out of me. Upon arrival, they charged my card RM900 ($300) to use...More

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          1  Thank Madbarn42
          Response from Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & SpaResponded 20 February 2014

          Dear Madbarn42, thank you for your feedback. Whilst I am happy that you enjoyed our resort facilities during your stay, I am very concerned to learn of your comments on our staff service and prices at the resort. Please accept our sincere apologies for any...More

          Reviewed 29 January 2014

          If you are looking to be pampered and throw your cares away for a few days then stay here. A great 5* resort; lovely location, nicely designed, great pool, loads of facilities, not overpriced and a large spacious room. We turned up without a reservation...More

          Thank Matthew C
          Reviewed 29 January 2014

          We spent 10 nights as part of a trip around Malaysia . The hotel is a good base to explore the area whilst offering a comfortable surrounding. We upgraded to a club room which was worth it as the rooms are located away from the...More

          2  Thank Robert H
          Response from Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & SpaResponded 3 February 2014

          Dear Robert, thank you for your positive feedback. I am pleased that you and your partner had a comfortable stay and our dedicated colleague, Johnny, took good care of you during your stay. Thank you again for staying with us and we look forward to...More

          Reviewed 29 January 2014

          Brand hotel located in the centre of city with irresistable private beach & sunset view in Sabah. Top choice to stay here for every family with kids to enjoy the breadfast buffet, water playland, pool & beach as well as private island shore by connecting...More

          Thank Peggytsang2812
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          Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
          2,033 reviews
          #6 of 91 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
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          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
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          • US$ 202 - US$ 483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
          • #2 Business Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
          • #2 Spa Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
          • #3 Luxury Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
          • #3 Family Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
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          • Also Known As
          • Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Resort And Spa ,
          • Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
          • Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Resort ,
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          • Shangri La Kota Kinabalu ,
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          Alan S
          Has the hotel got its own tour desk or is there an easier way of booking trips
          7 May 2017|
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          Response from David N | Reviewed this property |
          Alan S, As mentioned the resort has it's own tour shop. The prices are just a little higher than the tour operator shops in the city centre. Depending on the activities you want to do it is tempting to book via the shop, but... More
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          Holidaywanted
          Has the hotel rooms been recently renovated? Pls advise which room type has been done, as we are worry the rooms are quite dated. Thanks!
          4 May 2017|
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          Response from mafam03 | Reviewed this property |
          Tanjung wing was under renovation when we stayed in March. We stayed in the Kinabalu Wing and the rooms were very nice. I didn't feel it was dated. Bathrooms were brights, clean and modern. Actually, writing about the... More
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          Angry_angry2016
          If I need to book two rooms. Can they be interconnecting? If yes, which room type should I choose?
          14 April 2017|
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          Response from Heilivia P |
          Yes you can booked two room interconnecting room..if you travel with kids suggest to booked room at Tanjung wing new renovated and close to hotel facilitates
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          "Rooms with a Sunset view. Amazing"
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          "I didn't see too much difference between the two wings to be honest."
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          "Kinabalu Wing close to the pier, Tanjung Wing close to spa, sunset beach, etc. MUST get kinabalu..."
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          "The higher the better the view whichever wing you are in."
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