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Gaya Island Resort

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature walk”(76 reviews)
“private beach”(213 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

I have a nice and relax trip in this resort. I did enjoyed snorkeling and walk around the resort area. I found toucan and squirrel, this really surprised me. The whole service was wonderful and the staffs were nice. The room looked little old but...More

Thank superpeterchau
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded February 10, 2018

Dear superpeterchau, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We value your feedback and strive to continuously improve ourselves. My team and I are delighted to...More

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful hotel in stunning surroundings, but: 1. Marketed as a nature resort. It is not. The main attraction for us of the conservation areas were effectively shut as the boat was not able to reach the bay due to low tide, a fact not passed...More

1  Thank Alison W
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded February 10, 2018

Dear Alison W, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to review your stay. We value your feedback and strive to continuously improve ourselves. We apologize for the less than...More

Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

We are currently staying in Gaya Island as part of a nature tour of Borneo with a 3 night stop. We arrived in KK at 5:00 from Mulu which I have to say was a superb experience and transported to the small office by the...More

3  Thank VincentWoodward
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded February 11, 2018

Dear VincentWoodward Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to review your stay. We apologize for the less than expected experiences on this visit. Our goal is to provide our...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband & I spent 5 nights here at the end of a trip to Singapore, Kuala Lumpur & Borneo. We had done a bit of research beforehand & knew what to expect so therefore we were not disappointed - far from it. We received...More

1  Thank sandramilne
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded February 11, 2018

Dear sandramilne, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We value your feedback and strive to continuously improve ourselves. My team and I are delighted to...More

Reviewed January 4, 2018

We went to Gaya Island for our Honeymoon and we had the best time ever. The hospitality there is second to none and I have not experienced hospitality better anywhere else. The rooms were amazing (we got a free upgrade) and the rooms had everything...More

3  Thank priteshdavdra
Response from WayneLeeGM, General Manager at Gaya Island ResortResponded February 11, 2018

Dear Pritesh and Bhavita, Greetings from all of us at Gaya Island Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us for your honeymoon and for taking the time to share your feedback. My team and I are delighted to read that you had the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$219 - US$522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$219 - US$522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Frog4114
April 24, 2018|
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Response from WayneLeeGM | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. The resort is located on a part of Gaya Island with no access to the other resorts or villages on the island. Dining options are those made available by the resort itself only. Do browse our... More
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Kim G
April 22, 2018|
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Response from WayneLeeGM | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. The resort is not halal certified, however we do not serve pork in any of the outlets.
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Amyfoth
April 19, 2018|
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Response from WayneLeeGM | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Turtle sightings are not guaranteed, however, the chances of seeing turtles are better while cruising along the Marine Park. Do join in the Nature Cruise organized by the resort. Thank you.
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Room Tips
"Best views are 851-854, but only if you don’t mind a steep walk. Others are nearby without a climb, but with..."
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"Rooms seem largely identical (other than one 4 times larger suite) - so aim for a room with the best view"
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"Room 806 is great"
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"all the rooms are the same, beautiful and big, just different views,"
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