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Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

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A paradise for the senses surrounded by natural beautyA gentle breeze caresses your face as you wake to the sound of waves lapping the beach. The balcony opens up to an inspiring vista of sparkling coral islands and swaying of palm trees. Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, bordered by crystal clear waters and lush vegetation Sophistication surrounds you in a lavishly decorated suite inspired by Borneo’s rich cultural heritage. Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu, is a perfect tropical getaway, a luxurious tranquil retreat just a short drive from the city.Yet, excitement beckons as you set out to discover all Kota Kinabalu’s delights. Making your way to Kinabalu National Park, you are thrust into a jungle paradise of natural wonders, rugged landscapes and scenic beauty. From the Rafflesia, the largest flower in the world, to the famous Orangutans in their natural habitat, it only gets more breathtaking every step of the way.The afternoon is spent exploring the picturesque town of Kota Belud. As Sabah’s largest and most popular open market, you find gems of all sorts, ranging from handmade handicrafts to mouth-watering local delights like natural honey.Back at the resort, you look forward to a sunset cruise, which departs from STAR Marina, to catch Borneo's famous sunset. Not long after, you wind down at Coco-Joe’s Bar & Grill. Lounging atop one of the beach-dining platforms, over cocktails and a delectable seafood tower, you continue to enjoy the sound of overlapping waves on the shores of Sunset Beach. A pampering session at CHI, The Spa rounds off the day. With treatments based on traditional Asian healing philosophies, you lose yourself in an enchanted and indulgent journey, all on the resort’s private spa island.For every experience here, you are surrounded by natural beauty. And it all begins at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu
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A fantastic haven just 15 minutes from the centre of KK. What a beautiful and welcoming space where the staff are extremely welcoming. Our favourite thing was to relax in the lobby with a cup of tea looking over the beautiful sea and Islands.
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Response from ShangrilaTAH, Director of Communications at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Victoria C, Thank you so much for this amazing review of the resort and of our colleagues. I cannot wait to show your review here to my colleagues, I am certain this will put big smiles on their faces! We look forward to welcoming you back. Until we meet again, we wish you many more happy and safe travel adventures ahead. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong, Director of Communications, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu
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From the minute we were collected from the airport to the moment we were dropped back it’s was 1st class! The stunning location is breathtaking! The hotel staff can not do enough for you, every aspect of your stay is looked after! If you want something just ask! Food fantastic,
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Response from ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Responded 22 Jul 2018
Dear dmodernmarcopolo, Wow! You've made our day, I simply cannot wait to show my colleagues this review. This will put a huge smile on everyone's face tomorrow. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you so much for this amazing review of the resort. We'd love to welcome you back again soon. Until we meet again, safe travels always. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu
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Unlike its sister property (Rasa Ria), SL's Tanjung Aru is just minutes away from KK's city center. This is a plus (convenience) or a minus (inferior beach, less secluded), depending on what you're looking for. We stayed one night before and after our trip to Danum Valley, so
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Response from ShangrilaTAH, Director of Communications at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear KI-NRT, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of the resort. We appreciate both your compliments and feedback and will strive to improve our facilities and services so as to exceed your expectations the next time you are in Borneo. We look forward to serving you again soon. Until we meet again, safe travel always. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu
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This hotel is good for vacation. It has the beautiful swimming pool and funny facilities for kid. The sunset here also one of the best in the world. The Shang Plalace's food is great with a proper price. You'd better make a reservation in advance to make sure you can enjoy the
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Response from ShangrilaTAH, Director of Communications at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear KKNONG, Thank you so much for giving us full rating and for the tip you have given here. We are delighted to hear that you had enjoyed your time with us and cannot wait to welcome you back soon. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong, Director of Communications, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu
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This resort is very large with awesome areas to relax and soak up the great weather and friendly atmosphere. There is ample spaces for adults to retreat where there are no kids, adult only pool and many garden areas. The restaurants have a wide variety of foods from all regions,
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Response from ShangrilaTAH, Director of Communications at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear PhilJenni, Thank you so much for this amazing review of the resort and of our colleagues. I cannot wait to show your review here to my colleagues, I am certain this will put big smiles on their faces! We look forward to welcoming you back. Until we meet again, we wish you many more happy and safe travel adventures ahead. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong, Director of Communications, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu
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No just neat casual shorts are fine👍
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Would definitely recommend upgrading to a Club Room the benefits are well worth the extra cost. We said had it not been for the extra benefits of the Club that we would not have enjoyed our stay. If you have booked with an online site suggest you email the hotel and request a price to upgrade, if booked through a tour operator sure you won’t have any problem upgrading. To give you an example the cost of a small beer is about £8 and a gin and tonic about £12, all free in the club room for approximately 3 hours each evening. You also have the added benefit of canapés which are quite substantial and breakfast is also served in the Club Lounge. The main dining room is like a ‘bun fight’ for breakfast. Suggest you become a Golden Circle member (free to join) for added benefits.
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Yes, and you can get as many as you need, I recommend getting 2 for 1 bed :)
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The rooms are huge, with two double beds.... I would think you could easily fit four
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"Club rooms were reasonably priced."
"Get a room near the pool if you have kids as you will be there a lot and the hotel is quite extensive"
"Club Rooms are the best and the mountain views are very restful."
"Ask for a sea facing room!"
"Choose a higher floor room for a quieter nights sleep"
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PRICE RANGE
US$214 - US$609 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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MalaysiaSabahWest Coast DivisionKota Kinabalu DistrictKota Kinabalu
NUMBER OF ROOMS
492
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