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Gayana Marine Resort

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole stay had the feeling of being at a child's summer camp with a very tired looking room, poor facilities and strangely restricting rules and timings for everything. We could only snorkel and kayak in a small netted area, which had a lot of...More

1  Thank MeNowell
Response from Andrea B, Manager at Gayana Marine ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear MeNowell, I am in receipt of your comments relating to your recent stay. Referring to your general comments about the room, we have a fixed schedule to refresh them constantly and our commitment to keep them in good shape is continuous. The location rules...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have stayed here a couple of nights with my Mum as a special birthday treat. It's been incredibly relaxing. Staff are fabulous. Enjoyed the food at Macau Restaurant and our Ocean Villa is roomy and comfortable. Love being right over the water but we've been...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

the moment I went on the boat, it broke and we had to delay for 20 minutes. its 500 dollars per room per night and they allow you to share rooms. the food there was literal rubbish and I think the run down food court...More

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Response from Andrea B, Manager at Gayana Marine ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Timothy, I am in receipt of your comments relating to your recent stay. Referring to your general comments about the boat, I do apologize for the inconvenience suffered during your arrival at the Resort. For your food comments - which we don't know which...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017

I really wanted to go to Borneo to experience the rainforest, animals, and snorkeling. The whole island disappointed as did our stay at the Gayana Eco Resort. I hesitated from the start based on Trip Advisor reviews but went ahead and booked because it sounded...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Its near kk & should b like by malaysian too.since i just recovered from ilness & bit difficult to walk but the place n staff are nice & safe & do not bothered me too much.it kind relax my mind.manged to snorkle at resort area...More

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Response from deeandrews | Reviewed this property |
Kota Kinabalu International Airport is closest, about a 15-30 taxi ride to the Jesselton Ferry terminal depending on traffic. We hailed a taxi at the airport and it was much less expensive than the transfer the hotel... More
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304tonib
22 January 2018|
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Response from deeandrews | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can access the water from the overwater villas though depending on the time of day and tides, you might need to climb down your ladder as it’s too shallow to jump. The water is NOT crystal clear and the snorkeling... More
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omikron6
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Response from zita_927 | Reviewed this property |
they have few time slot of the transfer are free. as long as you live there. will be free
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