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Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

Shangri-La.comUS$ 249*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Reviewed 14 November 2013

fast and efficient check in and check out , room provide superb sea view , all staff are friendly and well groomed . staying here with mine girlfriend , it gave us an unforgettable memories . Thank you shangri-la tanjung aru and keep it up !!!

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Thank Johnsonchan916
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 13 November 2013

Great place to relax and de-stress. We try to make this place as one of our to-do-list and it feels like home. I will recommend this place to everybody especially family with younger children due to the water play area and other facilities.

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Everything is Great, service, views, people, activities...You will never regret to be here! The most valuable things are service and facilities which bring you a feeling of home and a easy life at hotel. The most surprising thing is various activities within the hotel are offered every single day. You don't need to worry about getting bored. The hotel thinks...

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Singapore
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Firstly, the beach is really small here compared to Rasa Ria. But the pool is wonderfully enjoyed by the kids. They have an ice cream bar area for them too. In Tanjung Aru, it is very easy to go island hopping with the star marina which is located beside the hotel. If you like sea sports, you can choose the...

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5Thank michiruo
London
Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

Nice enough hotel but the beach is very small and the sea was very merky & uninviting! I saw sewage pipes pumping sewage into the sea further along the public beach at Tangun Arun. The hotel is really expensive (around £50per night for two people) so you may wish to get a cab and eat at the city centre. It...

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Thank Hannah76
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 10 November 2013

We stayed for 4 nights in a seaview room. View are breath taking. Lovely balcony Breakfast was good with great variety. Dinner buffet was plain. Sunset bar and coco joe's bar have great food. especially the grill chicken wing. Great friendly staff, always there to help. The only thing to complain is on the first night, when we start to...

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1Thank michelecheng
Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear michelecheng, thank you for staying with us. I am delighted to hear that you found the quality of food served in our restaurants to your liking. With regards to the water quality, please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience endured during your stay - rest assured that this has since been resolved. Thank you again for your feedback...

Suzhou
Reviewed 8 November 2013

Very good location, the hotel has it's own bench, a lot of bench charis, we may find it for relay anywhere. Swiming pool is wonderful, good for both kids and adults. Kids playing facility is excellent, my son and I had a lot of fun there.

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Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2013

We stayed here for 5 nights at the end of our Borneo holiday. It's a huge resort, with all the amenities but, not being a resort sort of person, I was quite bored. My husband enjoyed the gym and pool though. The little beach was nice for a swim but nothing like the lovely beaches we have in Australia. The...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 November 2013

This is our first trip to KK and we are going to celebrate our Anniversary. Before arrival I have send e-mail to re-confirm our celebration and the hotel has told us that they can offer a cake and the Anniversary set up but during our stay we have got nothing. Although there is some disappointment, we still enjoy our stay....

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Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear chungkk, I am truly sorry to learn of your disappointing experience and have shared your feedback with the team for our further improvement. Thank you again for sharing your comments with us and we hope to see you and your partner again in near future. Sincerely, Craig Powell General Manager

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Good was very bad. Its my first time to eat Spaghetti Bolognese that is brown and tasted funny. The rest of the food is mostly miss than hits. I had to get a cab and have lunch in the city because I cannot enjoy my dining experience. I tried to book under a Mastercard BDO Promotion. Nobody knows about this....

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Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Glenster_Holiday, thank you for highlighting your experience with regards to our partnership with Mastercard BDO. Please accept our sincere apologies for the oversight and if you could please provide us with your booking details to assist us in our further investigation on this matter. You may write to me at craig.powell@shangri-la.com. I have personally highlighted your experience with the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • 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
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A paradise for the senses surrounded by natural beautyA gentle breeze caresses your face as you wake to the sound of waves lapping the beach. The balcony opens up to an inspiring vista of sparkling coral islands and swaying of palm trees. Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, bordered by crystal clear waters and lush vegetation Sophistication surrounds you in a lavishly decorated suite inspired by Borneo’s rich cultural heritage. Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu, is a perfect tropical getaway, a luxurious tranquil retreat just a short drive from the city.Yet, excitement beckons as you set out to discover all Kota Kinabalu’s delights. Making your way to Kinabalu National Park, you are thrust into a jungle paradise of natural wonders, rugged landscapes and scenic beauty. From the Rafflesia, the largest flower in the world, to the famous Orangutans in their natural habitat, it only gets more breathtaking every step of the way.The afternoon is spent exploring the picturesque town of Kota Belud. As Sabah’s largest and most popular open market, you find gems of all sorts, ranging from handmade handicrafts to mouth-watering local delights like natural honey.Back at the resort, you look forward to a sunset cruise, which departs from STAR Marina, to catch Borneo's famous sunset. Not long after, you wind down at Coco-Joe’s Bar & Grill. Lounging atop one of the beach-dining platforms, over cocktails and a delectable seafood tower, you continue to enjoy the sound of overlapping waves on the shores of Sunset Beach. A pampering session at CHI, The Spa rounds off the day. With treatments based on traditional Asian healing philosophies, you lose yourself in an enchanted and indulgent journey, all on the resort’s private spa island.For every experience here, you are surrounded by natural beauty. And it all begins at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

Address: 20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: ₹ 11,986 - ₹ 23,843 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 495
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Also Known As:
Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Resort And Spa
Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Resort
Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Hotel
Shangri La Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#2 Business Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#2 Spa Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#3 Family Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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“I didn't see a mountain view room but the sea views were stunning.”
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