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    Gaya Island Resort

    Malohom Bay, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park | Jesselton Point, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Pulau Gaya 88000, Malaysia
    011 60 3-2783 1000
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    “feast village” (113 reviews)
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    “nature walk” (69 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed today via mobile

    The view, service and the accommodation are not what you would expect of a 5 star resort. Saying that, I must admit that prior to coming here spent 2 weeks in Thailand and the views, sea, accommodation and activities were incomparable. The restaurant is really...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed at Gaya Island Resort at the end of a 10 day trip through the Borneo rainforest and it provided the perfect ending to an already awesome trip. The Resort exceeded all our expectations . Firstly fantastic snorkelling just off the jetty. The corals...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We spent 5 nights on Gaya island, having explored Borneo for the previous 10 days, and ‘unfortunate’ is the word I would use to describe it. It rained 90% of the time for a start. That’s no one’s fault of course but it’s certainly unfortunate....More

    1  Thank FritzWa83
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    An excellent Resort with great facilities, friendly employees and excellente location to then start with some excursions (several islands are located near to Gaya Island, or you can take a ride to Mount Kinabalu, to a botanical garden or to a cultural village or.... just...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We are just back from a 8 day stay at Gaya island resort. The resort is well laid out and very peaceful, however there are some steep walks to the upper units. All the staff are excellent, very helpful friendly and always doing extras for...More

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    Florin R
    13 October 2017|
    Response from Gary L | Reviewed this property |
    Yeap, a few gay guys there when we were there. No problem whatsoever.
    29 August 2017|
    Response from Tamar C | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkelling at Tavajun Bay is different. The boat leaves about every hour from 10.30am to the bay and you can snorkel independently. The snorkelling trip takes you to another island with a guide. Everything can be... More
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    "A very comfortable room with great views."
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    "The rooms are spread out and for those not wishing a steepish 500 metre walk should request rooms close to..."
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    "We had room 914, almost one of the highest rooms, very peaceful, and with amazing views of the rainforest and..."
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    "Unless you are happy climbing up very steep hills ask for a lower room. Of course the best view is on the..."
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