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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We stayed for a few nights in July. The rooms themselves were gorgeous and could not be faulted.the food was also lovely, including the breakfast which was included. The resort itself is a little run down and there was some rubbish behind one of the restaurants where we were initially shown to our rooms and this was disappointing as it...

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Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Arriving at Bunga Raya is an amazing site, these beautiful rooms surrounded by rain forest, and all private, so relaxing, and a lovely white sanded beach, we would sit in the Pantai restaurant on the beach at happy hour, and just look out at the south china sea, really beautiful, and great when you see a couple of wild boars...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I'm only giving this a "Very Good" rating cause there were a few things that weren't fantastic but I would visit again. Rooms were superb, staff were beautiful. There were just little bits and pieces that needed attention. The restaurants were good but not a huge variety if staying for more than 3-4 nights. We really enjoyed our time here....

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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Bunga Raya is a dream. The beach has white sand and the water is crystal clear making snorkeling and other water activities top class! The service is very good and friendly with a slight negative in the restaurant / breakfast where they are a bit "off". The best with Bunga Raya is the location ... its deep in the rain-forest...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 17 June 2015

All the staff are so nice that we feel home away from home. The breakfast was delicious. I LOVE the view! That was breathtaking. Especially when it comes to sunset. The sky was printed in pink, so romantic. We planned to join the jungle tour of the resort, but we didn't, coz it was amazing to simply lie down on...

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Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Bunga Raya. We stayed 5 days at a plunge pool villa. The villa was amazing, but having your own private punge pool just beats everything. We never used the resort pool even though that looked really nice. We loved snorkling in the water right by the resort. My husband went on a couple of...

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Suffolk
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This was our last stop on our 3 week touring holiday of HK and Borneo. The setting is magnificent - a sandy bay, clear warm waters with the backdrop of the jungle close behind the shore line. The wooden villas are located along the shore line or elevated iwithin the hillside. The standard villas are located higher up but a...

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Reviewed 8 June 2015

To sum up our feelings for this place. The overall experience of staying here is so good it is not worth worrying about a few small details that could be improved. The setting is stunning, a beautiful bay with a jungle backdrop, the finest white sand beach gently curving in at both ends, and clear azure water teeming with marine...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We spent 4 nights in this fabulous, secluded, peaceful resort. Villas are very delightfully blended into jungle surrounds, but still high quality inside. From when we arrived on the picturesque wharf, being met by the delightful Benny, the Resort Manager, anything we asked for was no problem. Benny and his team continued to be delightful, prompt and attentive. Our deluxe...

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Lincoln
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Wow is all I can say about this resort. From the boat transfer to our last few hours on this island paradise everything was perfect and well worth every penny! We had our honeymoon on the Maldives almost 8years ago and this resort comes a very close second to the perfect beach resort, it really would make a beautiful honeymoon...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As sensual and exotic as the hibiscus flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort is a luxurious jewel set on a coral reef island just off the coast of Borneo. A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the resort is framed by white sand beach and virgin jungle. Hillside villas reflect the simplicity of the Borneo architectural style. A hilltop spa blends the finest Traditional Asian and Western treatments using restorative powers of indigenous plants and oils. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

Address: Polish Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Pulau Gaya
Price Range: $342 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Bunga Raya Island Resort And Spa
Bunga Raya Island Hotel Kota Kinabalu
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“The best room are the cottages with dipping pool located just in front of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Pasyalero, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The island is quite far removed from the mainland so be prepared to relax and spend some time on a boat”
 of 5 bubbles ARobertson88, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in a tree top villa, however, in hindsight, we would have preferred a breachfront villa.”
 of 5 bubbles Neece242, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask to be high on the property for better views.”
 of 5 bubbles 37shaneh, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms close to the beach are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles nelsonb778, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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