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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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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “feast village” (110 reviews)
    “nature walk” (67 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    Very happy to recommend this resort a mere 10 minutes boat ride outside of KK. Rooms are beautifully set out although the walk to them can be tiring since they are built into the mountainside. The views are amazing throughout the resort and the private...More

    Thank Matt O
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 9 July 2017

    Dear Matt O, 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 amazing views and stunning private beach. The Borneo is a unique destination for a...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    We were very much looking forward to our vacation at YTL Gaya Island Resort but the warmth and attention accorded to us during our 5 nite stay at the resort was just beyond expectations. Of course the resort was nothing short of world class, which...More

    1  Thank Meor Azman M
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 5 July 2017

    Dear Meor Azman M, Thank very much for choosing Gaya Island Resort, and for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback about your stay in our jungle paradise with the online community. We are delighted to read that you had such an amazing experience...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    We stayed here for 4 nights to recover from our jungle adventures. The resort is in a nice location on Gaya Island, albeit you miss out on seeing the sunset as it's easterly facing. Let's start with the good points. We had a very nice...More

    Thank Bullfinch6
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 9 July 2017

    Dear Bullfinch6, 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 1 July 2017 via mobile

    We wasn't expecting much as locals as we are quite familiar with our islands, but Gaya Island Resort somehow impressed us with their extraordinary services and also the environment provided. Lots of wild life around the island and if you are looking out to see...More

    Thank cattyrawrs
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 3 July 2017

    Dear cattyrawrs , Thank you very much for choosing YTL Hotels for your holiday and for sharing this glowing feedback with Tripadvisor Community. I am delighted to read that you found Gaya Island Resort with extraordinary services and full of wildlife. We always appreciate when...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    We stayed here for 5nights in June 2017. its a Beautiful location with a lovely beach & resort is spotlessly clean. Lovely villa with spectacular views. All Staff are very friendly. We were welcomed by Jack who was brilliant and always made sure all was...More

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    Thank Krushita S
    Response from Dennis_Gordienko, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded 3 July 2017

    Dear Krushita S , Thank you very much for choosing YTL Hotels for your holiday and for sharing this 5-star feedback with Tripadvisor Community. I am delighted to read that you found Gaya Island Resort as "Lovely Resort with Great service". We always appreciate when...More

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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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    Response from 593clairey | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there was rubbish there when we went, it is tidal from the large phillipino refugee settlements nearby. The resort tirelessly picks it up esp. in the morning and also work is done in educating the settlement. It is a... 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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