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Gaya Island Resort

Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Gaya Island

Overview

With a stay at Gaya Island Resort in Gaya Island, you'll be on the beach and close to Tunku Abdul Rahman Park and KK Esplanade. This 5-star resort is within close proximity of Kota Kinabalu Central Market and Suria Sabah Shopping Mall.

Make yourself at home in one of the 121 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

  • Number of rooms: 1
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Check out time: 11:00 AM
  • Board Basis: Full Board, Bed & Breakfast

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Rooms

Bayu Villa
Twin or double
Twin or double
Capacity Max: 2 Adults 1 Child
Bayu Villas are 47 square metres and set amidst lush rainforest on a hillside. All feature an outdoor veranda with day beds, a large open bathroom fitted with an oversized bathtub and complimentary Wi-Fi. Some connecting rooms are available for families.

Includes: Free nights

Board Basis: Bed & breakfast, Full board

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  • Interconnecting Rooms
  • Bath
  • Wi-Fi
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Towels Included
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar

Full Board

Lunch can be taken at Feast Village, Tavajun Bay or the pool bar & lounge. Dinner can be taken at Feast Village, Omakase or Fisherman's Cove.House mineral water, tea and coffee are included during meals.

Bed & Breakfast

Breakfast is served at the Feast Village Restaurant.

Canopy Villa
Double
Double
Capacity Max: 2 Adults 1 Child
Canopy Villas are 47 square metres and set amongst a tropical mangrove on a gently sloping hillside within walking distance from the beach. All feature an outdoor veranda with day beds, a large open bathroom fitted with an oversized bathtub and complimentary Wi-Fi.  .

Includes: Free nights

Board Basis: Bed & breakfast, Full board

View Facilities / Board Basis >>
  • Towels Included
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bath
  • Wi-Fi
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Balcony/Terrace

Full Board

Lunch can be taken at Feast Village, Tavajun Bay or the pool bar & lounge. Dinner can be taken at Feast Village, Omakase or Fisherman's Cove.House mineral water, tea and coffee are included during meals.

Bed & Breakfast

Breakfast is served at the Feast Village Restaurant.

Kinabalu Villa
Twin or double
Twin or double
Capacity Max: 2 Adults 1 Child
Kinabalu Villas are 47 square metres and provide the best views in the resort over the South China Sea. The silhouette of Mount Kinabalu can also be seen on a clear day. All feature an outdoor veranda with day beds, a large open bathroom fitted with an oversized bathtub and complimentary Wi-Fi. Some connecting rooms are available for families.

Includes: Free nights

Board Basis: Bed & breakfast, Full board

View Facilities / Board Basis >>
  • Interconnecting Rooms
  • Bath
  • Wi-Fi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Towels Included
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Sea View
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities

Full Board

Lunch can be taken at Feast Village, Tavajun Bay or the pool bar & lounge. Dinner can be taken at Feast Village, Omakase or Fisherman's Cove.House mineral water, tea and coffee are included during meals.

Bed & Breakfast

Breakfast is served at the Feast Village Restaurant.

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Activities

Swimming Pool

Overlooking the beach, the Gaya Island Resorts 40 metre lap pool features floating cabanas and a wading pool for children. Enjoy drinks from the poolside bar.

Library

The Library has a wide variety of literature available.

Spa Village

Set in the mangrove forest the spa village features six treatment rooms, outdoor decks and space for yoga. A range of treatments are available and utilise only the finest fresh local ingredients.

Sunset Cruise

For a wonderful sunset, and a relaxing and romantic evening take the Sunset Cruise, on a 64-foot yacht. You will enjoy light refreshments on board this luxury yacht with plenty of staff on board to help,finish the evening off with dinner at Fishermans Cove Restaurant.This is bookable and payable in resort.

Fitness Centre

The resort offers a fully equipped gym with weight-training and cardio equipment. Alternatively enjoy a brisk 2K walk or a jog around the resort grounds with the sounds of nature.

Sports & Entertainment

Discover the natural wonders of Borneo and enjoy guided natural walks through the jungle whislt for those that want to enjoy the ocean a wide range of water sports and activities can be organised including diving, snorkelling, deep sea fishing, yachting and kayaking, among other opportunities. In addition golf and yoga are available.

Classes

Enjoy a range of creative classes including Malaysian cooking, dance and Borneo craftwork and immerse yourself in Malay culture. For children there is a storytelling session full of local tales and folklore.

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available across the Resort

Feast Village

Feast Village is an all day dining restaurant that offers a range of cuisines from the Asia-Pacific area. The open kitchens showcase a bakery, Japanese/Korean, Asian and Western cuisine. Feast Village is located by the lap pool with stunning views of Mount Kinabalu and the surrounding beach.

Included With: Bed & Breakfast, Full Board

Fishermans Cove Restaurant
Minimum Adult Age: 16 years Included With: Full Board Dress Code: A proper dress code is required with shirt

Fishermans Cove is located on the resort's rooftop and serves fresh seafood with breathtaking views of the sea and Mount Kinabalu. Fisherman's Cove is a fine dining restaurant that serves only seafood cuisine.

Included With: Full Board Dress Code: A proper dress code is required with shirt, full-length trousers and shoes for gentlemen and smart casual wear for ladies.

Pool Bar & Lounge

Pool Bar & Lounge overlooks the infinity pool, the perfect place to relax with a refreshment.

Included With: Full Board

Tavajun Bay Private Beach Dining

Tavajun Bay is a tranquil private beach set in an enclave, a short five minute boat ride from the resort. Offering the perfect settings for a romantic evening or private tropical beach escape, this idyllic setting allows you to experience gently sea breezes, vibrant flavours, cooled beverages and gourmet picnic baskets.

Included With: Full Board

KuRi-KuRi Kids Club

Keep children entertained at the KuRi-KuRi kids club meaning 'play' in the local Bajau language. Here half day programmes are available to keep young adventurers occupied with activities and games designed to nurture creativity and educate about the natural surroundings. Programmes are suited for children aged between four to 12 years of age.

Children's Swimming Pool

Pure Activity Centre

The Pure Activity Centre is designed to satisfy curiosities of all ages and fulfil enquiries about adventure sports, environmental education and childrens activities. Here you will find a games room with X-Box and Nintendo Wii stations, computer terminals and recreational areas for outdoor movies and other activities. Tribal games can also be enjoyed here.

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Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. Planning an event in Gaya Island? This resort has 968 square feet (90 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and a meeting room. A ferry terminal shuttle is available for a surcharge.

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Facilities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Beach bar
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Conference center
  • Conference space size (meters) - 90
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Smoke-free property
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Total number of rooms - 121
  • Wedding services
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Business center
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 968
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Library
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 2
  • One meeting room
  • Picnic area
  • Poolside bar
  • Spa services on site
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built2012

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Check In

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.

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Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at 3 PM Check-out time is 11 AM

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Points of Interest

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or attraction, and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Tunku Abdul Rahman Park - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
KK Esplanade - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Kota Kinabalu Central Market - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Suria Sabah Shopping Mall - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
KK Plaza - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Wisma Merdeka - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Filipino Market - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Warisan Square - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Gaya Street Sunday Market - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Signal Hill Observatory Platform - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
South Sea Sanctuary - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Sapi Island - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Atkinson Clock Tower - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Centre Point - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi

The preferred airport for Gaya Island Resort is Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.) - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi.

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