Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

‘A Tropical Paradise Getaway’

Located amongst 25 acres of tropical gardens, within easy access of Tanjung Aru and Sunset Beach, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort inspires relaxation. Choose from a selection of 492 luxurious rooms and suites, all designed with Borneo traditions in mind, completed by views of the South China Sea or Mount Kinabalu. Dine in one of the seven restaurants and bars including the award winning Peppino which offers fine cuisines ranging from Italian to Chinese and beach barbeque. There is a selection of daily activities including volleyball and water sports, a 2000sqm pool ,CHI, The Spa and water play area, complete with 100m slides. The islands of the Tunku Kinabalu National Park is a must visit if you wish to explore the local area.

In Our Opinion

‘This is a beach holiday, a luxury family escape, an eco adventure, a spa focused getaway and a culinary journey all in one location. Strongly recommended’

Coco-Joe's Bar and Grill

This beachfront restaurant offers an a la carte menu and a beach barbecue.  Open 11.30-23.00 for restaurant and 09.00-23.00 for bar.

Borneo Lounge and Bar

Relax with a light snack or selection of refreshing beverages along with live nightly entertainment. Open 09.00-00.00/01.00.

Cool Box Ice Cream Bar

This sweet lovers haven offers a menu of desserts, milkshakes and sundaes. Open 11.00-19.00.

Sunset Bar

Located on its own island, this traditionally designed bar is perfect for a romantic evening cocktail. Open 16.00-23.00.

• Spa
• Water sports
• Health Club
• Gym
• Beaches
• 2000sqm pool
• Jacuzzi
• Infinity pool
• 9-hole pitch and putt
• Table tennis
• Tennis courts
• Water play area
• Petanque
• Marina
• Shopping arcade

Daily Activities
There are a range of scheduled activities available daily. These change regularly but include the following:
• Tai Chi/ yoga/ Pilates
• Bird watching
• Aqua/ step box exercise
• Napkin folding
• Cooking demonstration
• Soccer / volleyball/ cricket

CHI, The Spa
Encouraging personal peace, enchantment and well-being, this unique Spa sits on its own island that is connected to the resort. Enjoy traditional Borneo treatments in this plant-based nature experience. Treatments include body massage and hydrotherapy.

• Business centre
• Complimentary internet access
• Conference facilities
• Nail salon
• Parking Facilities
• Safety deposit boxes
• Laundry and valet service
• Medical service
• Airport transfers
• Car rental/ limousine service
• Travel agency/ tour desk
• Foreign exchange counter

Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

• Units can accommodate between 1 and 2 children

• Potties & cribs available upon request

• Children’s menu

• Children’s swimming pool

Water Play Area
• Sections for toddlers, teenagers & all-ages
• 100 metre water slides
• Water battle stations
• Water balloon launchers
• 2,000sqm pool with shoreline for children
• Jacuzzi & infinity pool for adults

Kids Clubs
Cool Zone Kids Club
Ages allowed: 4 to 12 years
Cost: complimentary

Indoor Activities include:
• Toddler’s section with soft toys
• Arts & crafts
• Leaf painting
• Computer & TV room
• Playstations
• Themed party every Friday night

Outdoor Activities include:
• Treasure hunts
• Scavenger hunts
• Hide & seek

• Babysitting service available only when Kids Club is not open
• Provided for children aged 4 years and above
• Priced at RM 30 per hour, subject to change
• Bookings are advised to be made atleast 24 hours in advance

Exclusive Kinabalu Club Privileges
• Access to lounge facilities (complimentary internet, work station, TV room, newspapers, magazines, books and board games)
• Complimentary daily breakfast buffet in the Kinabalu Club Lounge 07:00-10:30
• Local newspaper and fresh fruits delivered to room daily
• Complimentary pressing of one suit upon arrival on request
• Complimentary beverages all day at the Club Lounge
• Complimentary cocktail hour from 17:00-19:00 in the Kinabalu Club Lounge
• Personalised escort to the Kinabalu Club
• A Kinabalu Club Purser in attendance 07:00-23:00

Celebrate with a honeymoon to Malaysia and take advantage of Shangri-La's exclusive honeymoon offer.

Honeymoon offer includes:
• Room upgrade to the next room category
• Welcome fresh fruit plate
• Borneo Black Pearl earrings for the bride
• Two alcoholic cocktails at Sunset Bar
• His and Her sarongs

Cost: Complimentary with stays of 6 nights or more.

Copy of wedding certificate may be required as proof.
Honeymoon request must appear on reservation.
Subject to availability. 


For the bride and groom
• One-night stay in a Bridal Suite inclusive of breakfast-in-bed for two persons
• One deluxe tropical fruit basket
• Complimentary treatment for two persons in CHI, The Spa
• For the wedding reception
• International Buffet menu
• Nine-tier wedding mock cake for cake cutting ceremony
• Half-hour pre-dinner snack of nuts and chips
• Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa’s wedding favors for all guests
• Free-flow of coffee, tea and aerated soft drinks (up to a maximum of 4 hours)
• Champagne fountain with one (01) bottle of sparkling wine for toasting ceremony
• Fresh flower arch at the main entrance (selection of roses / orchids)
• Six units of pedestals decorated with fresh flowers (selection of roses / orchids)
• Floral arrangement for the main table (selection of roses / orchids)
• Floral arrangement for all tables (selection of roses / orchids)
• Ten fresh flower corsages (selection of roses / orchids)
• Wedding Guest signatory book
• Selection of wedding invitation cards with subsidy of RM3.00nett per card based on 50% guaranteed attendance (excludes printing of inserts)
• Inclusive of Backup Venue in case of bad weather (venue of function space will be subject to the resort’s discretion)
• Value Added Benefits
• Minimum guarantee of 20 tables and above:
• Enjoy 3-hours usage of a beautifully decorated bridal car within 10km radius from the resort.
• Additional hours will be chargeable atminimum RM200nett per hour
• Minimum guarantee of 30 tables and above:
• Enjoy an additional one-night stay in a Bridal Suite Room with breakfast-in-bed for two persons
• Terms & Conditions
• Valid for a minimum of 10 tables with guaranteed booking of 10 persons per table
• Package benefits are not transferable nor exchangeable for other services
• Inclusive of 6% GST and 10% service charges
• Package is valid until December 30, 2018
• All prices are subject to change without prior notice in the event of unforeseen circumstances


Located amongst 25 acres of tropical gardens, within easy access of Tanjung Aru and Sunset Beach, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa is just 10 minutes from Kota Kinabalu International Airport. 

Nearby Attractions
• Scuba diving and snorkelling
• Deep sea and bay fishing trips
• Food market
• Kinabalu National Park
• Kota Belud