Gaya Island Resort
From £95 pp
Based on reviews.
This beautiful beachfront resort resides on the largest of five islands within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. With a stunning view of Mount Kinabalu on the horizon and surrounded by sandy beaches, ancient rainforest, protected mangroves and coral reefs, the resort blends seamlessly into the natural environment. Idyllic villas nestle on the slopes of a hill offering contemporary elegance and a variety of views. Those wishing to explore have wilderness activities and cultural excursions, whilst there are sporting options on land and sea.
- 120 villas and 1 suite
- 3 restaurants
- swimming pool
- children's wading pool
- PURE activity centre
- cooking classes
In Bayu villas with air-conditioning, bath and separate shower, safe and veranda.
Canopy villas which have views of the rainforest canopy or tropical mangroves, Kinabalu villas which offer sea views, Suria two bedroom suite.
Breakfast. Full board available.
20 minutes from Kota Kinabalu airport to Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal and then a 15 minute speedboat transfer.
A conservation fee of RM30 per person will be collected for the first night of stay, followed by an additional RM20 per person per night payable locally. This resort is not suitable for the less mobile due to the hillside location.