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    Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

    Polish Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
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          US$309
          US$263
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          Overview
          • Excellent54%
          • Very good29%
          • Average8%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “plunge pool” (47 reviews)
          “pantai grill” (33 reviews)
          “canopy walk” (34 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 9 March 2017

          This resort should have been a 5 but there were too many inconsistencies in food, service and outside influences that affected the overall positive experience. From first contact with Bunga Raya staff, they were very nice and efficient in organising private car and boat transfers,...More

          1  Thank Clairer23
          Response from TomasAndersen, General Manager at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

          Dear Clairer23, Thank you for your feedback on your stay in Bungaraya last month. We truly appreciate your comments, only through sincere feedback can we better ourselves. I am sorry nobody took time to explain why we have the rubbish issues we have. From December...More

          Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

          Excellent room in the jungle, love the animals which surrounded us at the hotel. Concierge staff Kate was awesome in serving us and we had a great time. Stand up paddle was also so much fun and it was free!

          Thank JC-relax
          Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

          There are only a handful of places that I would take my family back to in a heartbeat but this is one of them. Bunga Raya sits on a remote island about a 20min boat ride from Kota Kinabalu, depending on your transfers I would...More

          3  Thank dlane766
          Reviewed 27 February 2017

          We are a family of 4, the kids are 9 and 11. We stayed 5 days at this resort...it was booked 2 weeks before the trip..our favourite resorts were full...so we thought we would try this one. We arrived at Jesselton pPoint after 8pm...they kept...More

          1  Thank FlyingKiwiFraser
          Reviewed 5 February 2017

          I don't like going back to hotels - the world is such a big wide place, why not try somewhere new each time? But, quite honestly, I'd be back to Bunga Raya in a heartbeat if only it were closer and I had more annual...More

          3  Thank SusanY784
          Gaya Island Resort
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$214 - US$415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 48
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          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
          • Pulau Gaya
          • Also Known As
          • Bunga Raya Island Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
          • Bunga Raya Island Resort And Spa ,
          • Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa Malaysia/Pulau Gaya
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Julie M
          Hi does the booking costs include the ferry transfers. Also is there diving
          18 March 2017|
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          Response from TomasAndersen | Property representative |
          Yes we have 2 scheduled boat transfer times 13:30 and 15:30. if these times are not suitable please contact our reservations office. Yes we do have diving at our resorts. Please let us know should you like us to make a... More
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          Craig T
          Hi are you able to supply a meal and drinks menus with pricing to me by email? Thanks
          5 January 2017|
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          Response from madonionslicer | Reviewed this property |
          You should direct this question to the hotel via their website.
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          293sammyc
          Hi Tomas I'm Sammy again and thank you your reply for my ferry transfer questions. Between, may I know what's the last ferry schedule as in case I'm out to city until midnight. And is any other transportation to hotel instead of ferry? Also how's the weather in KK during my visit? Looking forward your reply again with thanks Sammy
          5 November 2016|
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          Response from TomasAndersen | Property representative |
          Hi Sammy, last schedule ferry back to our resorts are 1030pm. if a later one is needed one will need to charter a boat. unfortunately there is no bridge or other means of getting to the island. Weather at the moment is... More
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          "Go for the uphill bungalows - like living in the rainforest and we had hornbills outside the window"
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