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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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    07/08/2017 08/08/2017
    US$383
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “feast village” (107 reviews)
    “nature walk” (66 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I spent 5 nights at Gaya Island Resort and had a great experience summarised as follows Positives - very friendly staff, very accommodating and constantly wanting to enhance your stay (special mention for Deborah) - the private beach was great with a...More

    3  Thank haggisgolf
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 9 April 2017

    Dear haggisgolf, Thank very much for choosing Gaya Island Resort for your holiday destination and for taking the time to share your great experience with the online community. We are delighted to read that you had a memorable time in our tropical paradise. We always...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    We booked a two night stay over Christmas. Having experienced other YTL resorts including the flagship Pangkor Laut, we had high expectations. The main pool was recently refurbished - the swim-up bar is now gone, which was a slight disappointment. The resort was beautiful, especially...More

    3  Thank 81Koala
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 9 April 2017

    Dear Kevin L, Thank you for your feedback. The voices of our guests are valuable to us and serve as a tool for improvement to enhance our guest experiences. Allow me to apologize for the shortfalls in service during your stay with us; this is...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    We spent five nights here at the end of February, Kinabalu Villa. The Villas: The villas are actually four apartments in one big villa, two on each floor. Nevertheless, it feels quite private. It's huge, with walk in closet, two sinks, enormous bath tube, very...More

    5  Thank Panican_Whyasker
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 5 April 2017

    Dear Panican_Whyasker , Thank you very much for choosing YTL Hotels for your holiday. I was delighted to read that you found Gaya Island Resort as " nice resort at the edge of the rainforest ". We always appreciate when our valued guests share their...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    This resort has a lot going for it being on an island with wild life and marine life. There is a resident wild bearded pig: as well as a monitor lizard which graze the rubbish at high tide. However the rubbish on the beach each...More

    1  Thank donnison44
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 9 April 2017

    Dear donnison44 , We always appreciate when our valued guests share their feedback as it makes the service we provide even more worthwhile. It is great to hear that you found our resort team to be helpful as well as friendly and thank you for...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 5 nights at the end of our Borneo sightseeing trip for some rest and relaxation. Staff were all very friendly and professional. The resort is lovely, although its footprint is quite small. The rooms are lovely, especially the bathroom with good toiletries supplied....More

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

    Dear sallybond, Thank very much for choosing Gaya Island Resort and for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback about your stay in our "Lovely resort” with the online community. We are delighted to read that you had a memorable experience during your time...More

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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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    • Price range
    • US$146 - US$451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 121
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
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    • Kota Kinabalu District >
    • Pulau Gaya
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    • Gaya Island Resort Malaysia/Pulau Gaya
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    dominic c
    6 July 2017|
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    Response from 593clairey | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there was rubbish there when we went, it is tidal from the large phillipino refugee settlements nearby. The resort tirelessly picks it up esp. in the morning and also work is done in educating the settlement. It is a... More
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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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    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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    Room Tips
    "Kinanbalu rooms, as long as you're okay with steps."
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    "Kinabalu villa for best view, Bayu villa if you want to stay closer to the main areas."
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    "Depends what you want. Higher rooms -views would be good Near pond were ideal for us Steps through out..."
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    "Room was beautiful and always kept very clean. The bed was very comfy. Wi-fi was great also."
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