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    Gaya Island Resort

    Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park | Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Pulau Gaya 88000, Malaysia
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          US$278
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good28%
          • Average12%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “feast village” (101 reviews)
          “nature walk” (65 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 31 March 2017

          After a hectic 2 week schedule of Sepilok, Sukau, Danum valley, umpteen flights, jungle treks, river safaris, golf and tropical sun it was a welcome relief to reach Gaya island. A 15 minute speedboat journey from Jesselton point in Kota Kinabalu gets you there and...More

          1  Thank Dean J
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 3 April 2017

          Dear Dean J, Thank very much for choosing Gaya Island Resort, and for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback about your stay in our little tropical paradise with the online community. We are delighted to read that you had such an amazing experience...More

          Reviewed 31 March 2017

          Had a high expectations for this resort - partly because of the location inside of the marine park, partly because of the good reviews. The price was even higher than Shangri-La (our second choice), so we decided to choose Gaya. Positives: 1) fantastic sea view...More

          1  Thank Thefall
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 1 April 2017

          Dear Thefall, Thank you for sharing your review on TripAdvisor, we take all guest comments very seriously and use them for further training and enhancement to services and facilities. Rest assured we will take your feedback to heart and look into the critics mentioned, and...More

          Reviewed 29 March 2017

          Stayed for 2 nights and was generally happy with my stay but expected much more. What I liked: - friendly staff with smiles everywhere - nicely furnished room with a large bath tub big enough for 2 (they even assisted to prepare a bubble bath...More

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          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 1 April 2017

          Dear RJ_Choy, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review and sharing it with the TripAdvisor community. We are delighted to hear that you found out staff to be friendly with smiles everywhere and enjoyed our coexisting with nature especially our...More

          Reviewed 28 March 2017

          I have spend a few days at the Gaya Island Resort in December 2016 and enjoyed every minute of it. Staff of the hotel is very friendly and attentive to your needs. There is a nice swimming pool and the beach overlooking the Borneo island...More

          Thank The_Windmill_Pub
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 1 April 2017

          Dear The_Windmill_Pub, Thank you very much for sharing such a glowing review with Tripadvisor community. We are very happy to read that you found Gaya Island Resort to be lovely hotel with friendly staff and lots of wildlife. Our service promise is to give each...More

          Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

          Myself and my girlfriend stayed here for 7 days . Ideal location and brilliant staff. Some really interesting free itinerary on each day such as walks/ meditation / yoga and some paid ones. Rooms were great and very large, some steep climbs for older people...More

          2  Thank Chris S
          Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 1 April 2017

          Dear Chris S, Thank you very much for sharing such glowing review with Tripadvisor community. The Gaya Island Resort Team is very proud to know that you and your girlfirend had a lovely 7 days with us. . Our service promise is to give each...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • US$160 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 121
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          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
          • Pulau Gaya
          • Also Known As
          • Gaya Island Resort Malaysia/Pulau Gaya
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          scotty10077
          is there any organised trips to see Orangutans. while stopping there.as I'm there In Dec also is the diving as good as mabul? cheers
          19 June 2017|
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          Response from Darren L | Reviewed this property |
          Yes you can book via the hotel. This doesn't include your flight which isn't an issue as we booked direct with air Asia and it was £15 each, each way. The flight is about 40 minutes and was excellent. I would highly... More
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          Vinterland
          Hi! Do we have to book inhouse activities long in advance? Is it sufficient to send an e-mail on what activities we would like beforehand? Also, if there are too many who want to do the nature walks, do you reject some of them?
          31 May 2017|
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          Response from Lesley W | Reviewed this property |
          We booked everything after we arrived. The restaurants need 24 advance booking so if you want something special on the first night that might be a consideration as feast village is not high end! Though great for breakfast... More
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          gglpets
          Could someone help me with this question, wondering if travelling from the UK do i need a yellow fever vaccination certificate.
          10 April 2017|
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          Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
          No you don't. Came from Ireland and didn't need it .
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          "Provided you don't mind an uphill walk (there are steps but quite a lot of them) then choose a Kinabalu..."
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          "Eat a light lunch if you taking a Bajau Laut dinner."
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          "Rooms 710 to 720 are quiet and close to the restaurant/beach and not too far up the hill but have stair..."
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          "Higher rooms have better views, but are further from the restaurants, lots of stairs"
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