|Distance to city centre||5.7 km|
|Nearest airport||Kota Kinabalu|
|Distance to airport||10.2 km|
|activities even for younger||in 2 reviews|
|amazing view||in 29 reviews|
|boat transfer||in 23 reviews|
|coral reef||in 10 reviews|
|food options||in 56 reviews|
|great free yoga||in 3 reviews|
|immersed in the jungle||in 15 reviews|
|island getaway||in 3 reviews|
|kota kinabalu||in 16 reviews|
|malaysian standards||in 4 reviews|
|mt kinabalu||in 2 reviews|
|private beach||in 42 reviews|
|staff was very friendly||in 80 reviews|
We loved it! I went with an old friend and we had a perfect weekend. The service was fantastic, the resort was beautiful (and so was the beach), and there were just enough activities to keep us busy when we weren't reading by the pool. Looking forward to going back.
Set amidst a lush rainforest with a golden sand beach on the fringe, Gaya Island Resort provides a soothing getaway for visitors and guests. The resort offers spacious villas and multi-floor suites, each with sweeping views of the South China Sea, mangrove and beach. The rooms are outfitted with air-conditioning, flat screen TVs, minibars and private bathrooms with luxury amenities. Guests are treated to a complimentary breakfast buffet. The resort is also home to multiple restaurants serving a mix of meals. Guests can savor Japanese, Korean and Asian selections at Feast Village or dine or freshly made seafood dishes at Fisherman’s Cove. Omakase provides a welcoming haven for fans of teppanyaki and shabu-shabu, while the pool lounge serves as the perfect spot for hanging out with friends. Situated within a short 5-minute boat ride, Tavajun Bay provides a private beach where guests can relax, catch some sun and enjoy a fun picnic. Visitors can also enjoy healing massages, beautiful trims and other beauty treatments at Spa Island. The hotel also offers other waterside activities and programs, including fish excursions, snorkeling, and nature walks. A popular pick with couples and families, the resort is situated close to several major landmarks. It’s situated within minutes for the Suria Saba Shopping Mall and Kota Kinabalu Central Park, so shoppers and tourists can get their fix. It’s also 11km away from the Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal by speedboat. Other nearby landmarks include the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park and KK Esplanade.
Based on 1,085 reviews
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|Kota Kinabalu||10.2 km|