This luxury 5 star resort offers you both the perfect setting for natural scenery and comfort.

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Located off the coast of Borneo on Pulau Gaya in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park cluster of islands, Gaya Island Resort in Borneo offers visitors real luxury in the heart of some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. Gaya Island Resort in Malaysia is situated in the midst of sandy beaches with turquoise waters, a lush rainforest, and a vibrant house reef teeming with wildlife. 

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Up to 30% off hotel rates! Price inc return airport transfers.

7 Nights from £999pp (inc. flights)
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Valid 1st May 2017 - 22nd Dec 2018
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Description, Services & Facilities

Located off the coast of Borneo on Pulau Gaya in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park cluster of islands, Gaya Island Resort offers visitors luxury in the heart of some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. The resort is situated among sandy beaches lapped by turquoise waters, a lush rainforest, and a vibrant house reef teeming with wildlife. The hotel lies just off Kota Kinabalu, on the east side of Malaysian Borneo. A 25 minute road transfer from the airport takes guests to the jetty, where they will be taken on a 10 minute speedboat journey to the resort.

Services and Facilities:

• Diving and snorkelling excursions and PADI-certifed courses
• Yoga classes
• Cruises
• Fishing trips
• Cultural excursions
• Guided mangrove kayaking tour
• Nature excursions into the rainforest
• Spa Village

Dining 

  • Feast Village: serves Asian-Pacific food. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

  • Fisherman’s Cove: rooftop pool serving fresh seafood. Open for dinner (smart casual dress code; for guests aged 12 years and over)

  • Omakase: hillside restaurant offering Japanese cuisine (teppanyaki, shabu shabi and nabe). 

  • Pool Bar & Lounge: floating deck overlooking the lap pool, serving cocktails and light lunches.

  • Tavajun Bay: private beach location five minutes from the hotel, where light lunch is cooked over charcoal embers (pre-ordered, personalised picnic basket available). 

  • Private dining - speak to staff for full details
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    Rooms

    Room Overview

    Rooms at the 5 star Gaya Island Resort:
    • There is a total of 120 villas at the Gaya Island Resort Borneo, as well as a two-bedroom suite resting in the lush rainforest
    • Guests can feel refreshed in their spacious living space surrounded by unshakably beautiful scenery.
    • The exterior of the guest villas at the Gaya Island Resort Borneo 5 star respects the local architectural style
    • The interior living space in all villas is designed to a contemporary and elegant standard that will offer guests serenity and comfort during their stay at the Gaya Island Resort Far East.

    Bayu Villa

    Situated on a hillside amidst lush rainforest, these inviting villas offer a peaceful setting with leafy views ranging from the rainforest canopy to the tropical mangroves. Connecting rooms are available for families. 

    Average room size: 47 square metres


    Canopy Villa

    Set amongst a tropical mangrove on a gently sloping hillside, these villas offer a beautiful outlook and are walking distance from the resort's pristine sandy beach, with a selection of rooms that are located closer to the resort's main facilities.

    Average room size: 47 square metres

    Kinabalu Villa

    With views stretching across the South China Sea, and where the silhouette of Mount Kinabalu can be seen on a clear day, these Kinabalu Villas provide the best views in the resort. Connecting rooms are available for families.

    Average room size: 47 square metres

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