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    Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

    20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Average9%
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    • Terrible2%
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    “kinabalu wing” (261 reviews)
    “sunset bar” (448 reviews)
    “kinabalu club” (146 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Beachfront
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    Spa
    5 Star Hotel
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    All reviews kinabalu wing sunset bar kinabalu club cafe tatu coco joes water slides chi spa star marina sister hotel horizon club kids club pitch and putt infinity pool club room sea view seaview room shangri la's our honeymoon orangutan sanctuary chinese restaurant
    Reviewed 2 October 2013

    Have just realised that I did not write a review of this magnificent resort after staying there for a couple of weeks last February. I hope however that I can make up for it now. This was by far the best resort that the wife...More

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    Response from Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

    Dear Graham, thank you for taking the time to provide us with your favorable feedback. I am very pleased to hear that you and your partner had a memorable holiday at our resort and enjoyed our hospitality. Thank you once again for staying with us...

    Reviewed 1 October 2013

    We recently spent 11 nights at Tanjung Aru resort, Shangri-la's delightful resort in Kota Kinabalu. The breakfast lived up to what was expected at a Shangri-la resort, although the breakfast restaurant was a little crowded at times, owing to it being school holidays in Malaysia....More

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    Reviewed 30 September 2013

    We have just enjoyed a memorable ten days stay at Tanjung Aru .Our room was delightful , the veiw outstanding and the food divine. We found the staff friendly, courteous and helpful The pool was impressive and we treasured our early morning swim .Eating inside...More

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    Response from Shangrila_TAH, General Manager at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

    Dear Terry and Jenny, thank you for the favorable feedback. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future! Sincerely, Craig Powell General Manager

    Reviewed 30 September 2013

    This was our first trip to Borneo and had a fantastic time staying 12 nights at the Shagri-la. The service was trully outstanding and the staff were always willing and smiling. The sunset bar has views to die for as the colours in the sky...More

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    Reviewed 29 September 2013

    Dont use the photos as an indication of this hotel. Arrived today and terrible place, with rough facilities and a dirty beach front. Not worth the $3000 plus USD we are paying. No ATM machine, GYM and SPA are price heavy.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • 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
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    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
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    Peppino
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    .24 km away
    Shang Palace
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    .21 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Tanjung Aru Perdana Park
    230 reviews
    1.09 km away
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    32 reviews
    1.19 km away
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    .24 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Marcella N
    Hi, I would like to know if there's suites / villas that would accommodate a group of 6 at your facility?
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from alexander K | Reviewed this property |
    Hi There are suites there but I think up to 4 people in one It's an amazing place Really is a paradise
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    Anne C
    Hi I was wondering if you used travelers cheques pre loaded card or cash ? Thanks
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from BlackpoolNicki | Reviewed this property |
    We actually just withdrew cash at the ATM at the airport. The majority of the spending money was at the hotel so we paid by card at the end of the holiday and in Malay Ringetts so it worked out at a good rate. There are... More
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    shamza b
    Hi there, we are looking at booking this hotel for our honeymoon in October and wanted to know whether the sea is any good for snorkelling? thanks
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from leaf2468 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel has easy access to the nearby islands that have snorkeling - but have a look at Gayana eco Resort on Gayana island - would be great for a honeymoon - we were there in january
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    Room Tips
    "sea view, 9502 and 9503 were below the club...could hear some noise from above."
    mafam03, 1 day agoRead review
    "Horizon Suite"
    Dr-R-Fun, 5 days agoRead review
    "ground floor south side with sea view"
    YorksFish, 18 days agoRead review
    "We had a Kinabalu Club room with a view of Mount Kinabalu."
    Sandycliff55, 1 month agoRead review
    "Most rooms have water views, but mountain view rooms are still good. Try to get floor 5 and above"
    NorthernNov, 1 month agoRead review
    "beach resort less than 20 mins away from the airport"
    DSISJ, 1 month agoRead review
    "Ask if there are any offers on upgrades"
    BlackpoolNicki, 1 month agoRead review
    "Demand a room in the renovated Tanjung Wing. This wing has great sunset views vs the view of parking lots..."
    MotherofYoung3, 1 month agoRead review
    "Currently a lot of renovations near to the pool - avoid these rooms"
    gemandmatt, 1 month agoRead review
    "Check that construction is not too close to your room - Kinabalu Club room is a waste of money."
    leaf2468, 1 month agoRead review
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