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Gaya Island Resort

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‘Nature and Luxury Beautifully Intertwined’

Situated amongst mangroves, coral reefs and the sandy Malohom Bay, Gaya Island Resort is on an island within the protected Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. The resort is committed to ecologically-sustainable practices to minimise carbon footprint within the environment. The Marine Centre works at turtle rescue, coral reef restoration and conservation through education. Villa’s include oversized bathtubs, and verandahs with day beds overlooking the ocean. There are 5 restaurant/bars and private dining experiences are available. The spa offers a range of rejuvenation programmes and activities available include diving, snorkelling, Yoga, nature walks and local craft lessons.



In Our Opinion

‘This destination will be of particular interest to those who appreciate beauty in their surroundings and want to learn about their environment and the life within it.’

  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Electronic safe
  • Executive writing desk
  • Hairdryer
  • International DD telephone
  • Verandah with daybed
  • Minibar
  • Satellite/cable flat screen TV
  • Daily complimentary mineral water

Bayu Villa

Situated on the hillside these villas enjoy views of the mangroves or the forest canopy from the balcony.

FEATURES

  • 47sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults & 1 child
  • Large open bathroom with tub & separate shower cubicle
  • Connecting rooms are available for families
  • Forest views

Canopy Villa

Set amongst the mangrove on the hillside these villas ae within walking distance from the resort’s sandy beach.

FEATURES

  • 47sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults & 1 child
  • Balcony
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Views

Kinabalu Villa

These villas enjoy views across the South China Sea from private balcony with daybed.

FEATURES

  • 47sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults & 1 child
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Views over the South China Sea

Suria Suite

This two-bedroom suite situated on the hillside features two levels. The ground level has a living/dining area which leads to an outdoor deck: the upper level has two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and outdoor tub.

FEATURES

  • 188sqm
  • Two bedrooms
  • One bedroom with king-size bed
  • Second bedroom with twin beds
  • Two en-suite bathrooms with outside tub
  • Living/dining room on lower floor
  • Pantry on lower floor
  • Ground floor deck
  • First floor balcony
  • Views

  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Electronic safe
  • Executive writing desk
  • Hairdryer
  • International DD telephone
  • Verandah with daybed
  • Minibar
  • Satellite/cable flat screen TV
  • Daily complimentary mineral water

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• Bottle of sparkling wine

Cost: Complimentary with stays of 3 nights or more.


Subject to availability.
Honeymoon must be within 12 months from the date of the marriage.

Air Conditioning

TV

Fitness Centre/Gym

Outdoor Pool

Restaurant

Room Service

Spa

Water sports

Leisure

• Gaya Island Resort Marine Centre
• Outdoor swimming pool
• Spa
• Gymnasium
• Library
• Cookery class
• Local crafts class

Water Sports

• Padi snorkelling and diving programmes
• Fishing excursions
• Underwater photography classes
• Sunset cruise

Land Sports

• Yoga classes
• Nature and cultural excursions


Signature Experiences

• 7 wonders of Gaya – including twilight fireflies
• The Singgah Singgarung Night
• Coral Garden Marine Expedition

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Services available (charges may apply)

• Airport transfers
• Butler service in suites
• Doctor on call
• Gift shop
• Foreign exchange
• Laundry & valet services
• Photo processing and postal services
• Safe deposit box
• Concierge desk

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Bed & breakfast
• Daily breakfast

Lunch & Dinner Supplement
• Lunch in Feast Village/Pool Bar & Lounge/Tavajun Bay
• Dinner in Feast Village, Omakase or Fisherman's Cove
• Meals comprise appetiser, main course & dessert
• Filtered drinking water/tea & coffee included

Please note
• Gala dinners are not included in the above meal plan
• Gala dinners are not compulsory

Omakase Restaurant

Feast Village

Located by the pool and offering an interactive dining experience with a selection of local and international cuisine. Open breakfast 07.00 – 10.30, lunch 12.00 – 15.00 and dinner 19.00 to 22.30

Fisherman’s Cove

Situated on the rooftop with views of Mount Kinabalu and offering fresh seafood themed dishes. 12 years and over only. Smart casual dress code (shirt and full-length trousers and shoes for men, smart casual wear for women). Open 19.00 – 22.30

Pool Bar & Lounge

A contemporary, casual setting overlooking the infinity pool making it a perfect place to enjoy light lunches or cocktails. Open 10.00 – 23.00

Omakase

Surrounded by rainforest Omakase offers three dining experiences teppanyaki, shabu-shabu and nabe. Open 19.00 – 22.30

Tavajun Bay

A 5-minute boat ride from the resort is this private beach is perfect for relaxing. Lunch is a single dish mad over charcoal embers that changes daily. Open 12.00 – 17.00

Located on Pulau Gaya which is the largest of a cluster of five islands that form the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, a nature marine conservation area off the coast of Borneo. The shuttle from Kota Kinabalu airport is approximately 15 minutes to the jetty and the speedboat transfer from Jesselton Point to Gaya island is another 15
minutes.

The resort welcomes children and offers the following amenities to make their stay more comfortable:

• Babysitting and child care available by arrangement
• Children’s pool

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