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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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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
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    “feast village” (110 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Initial check-in is done at jetty before boat ride over. We had three nights here at the end of our tour and were booked on a full board basis, so had no issues with food. Breakfast was very good with plenty of choice, only issue...More

    Thank Jayne N
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear Jayne N , Thank you for taking the time to sharing your experience with the Tripadvisor community. We are delighted to hear that you had a relaxing stay at Gaya Island Resort. We take all guest comments very seriously and use them for further...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

    Beautiful hotel with stunning beach and facilities great for relaxing at the end of an active holiday. Buffet breakfast really good with lots of options. Limited options to eat for dinner and so ended up eating in the pool bar for nearly every evening. Families...More

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    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 7 May 2017

    Dear sallystant, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with the Tripadvisor community. We are delighted to hear that you found our resort to be beautiful with stunning beach and facilities that great for relaxing holiday. We take all guest comments very...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017

    Negativity first - Slow check in process although there was several staff at the counter at the same time. - Bedsheet with visible stains that is not pleasent for the eyes - I've asked to make up my room and went out and came back...More

    2  Thank LilHex
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 7 May 2017

    Dear LilHex, 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 27 April 2017 via mobile

    The location is fabulous but the service is lacking. Be warned access to rooms requires a hike. Alcohol and food is expensive. Check in process is very slow. The activities schedule looks great but availability is very limited.More

    1  Thank Leah L
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 29 April 2017

    Dear Leah L, Please accept our most sincere apologies for failing to meet up with your expectations during your stay at Gaya Island Resort. The Borneo is an unique destination for a holiday and here at Gaya Island Resort, we pride ourselves on delivering distinctive...More

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    It is definitely not 5 starts place and for sure there is no room for tag "Luxury" even the stuff is very kind. It starts when you arrive at Gaya Lounge in Kota Kinabalu port. It is shame on YTL to have that nibble place...More

    Thank Andrey K
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 29 April 2017

    Dear Andrey K, I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with Tripadvisor community. I understand your disappointment with our product and the services, and I appreciate your constructive feedback. We are grateful for all feedback, even if...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • USD 170 - USD 490 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 121
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    • Kota Kinabalu District >
    • Pulau Gaya
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    • Gaya Island Resort Pulau Gaya, Malaysia
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    Debbie N
    13 August 2017|
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    Response from Louise A | Reviewed this property |
    Hi we did this, Shahrul and Jack booked it for us you will find them in the lobby. It is a long day we had to get a private boat off the island at 5am flight at at 6:30am its only 30mins then flight back at 6:30ish pm you... More
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    Response from Valantar | Reviewed this property |
    Most tourist-leaning places seem to accept at least MasterCard and Visa without issues, though this depends a bit on the location and standard. On Gaya Island, I wouldn't worry at all, as the resorts there are far too high... More
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    "Rooms in the 9s and 8s are a trek away. Rooms in the 7s have very little view"
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    "It can be a hike/climb to some rooms but rooms further away tend to have the best views."
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    "The rooms are simply amazing."
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    "Worth paying for a Kinabalu room for the amazing view"
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