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Gaya Island Resort


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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
  • bar
  • swimming pool
  • children's wading pool
  • spa
  • gym
  • PURE activity centre
  • watersports
  • cooking classes


In Bayu villas with air-conditioning, bath and separate shower, safe and veranda.

Upgrade options

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.


30 minutes from Kota Kinabalu airport to Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal and then a 15 minute speedboat transfer.


A conservation fee of RM32 per person including children will be collected for the first night of stay, followed by an additional RM22 per person per night payable locally. This resort is not suitable for the less mobile due to the hillside location.

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Premier offers for Gaya Island Resort

Premier Plus

15% Room Discount

01 Apr-19 Dec 19
06 Jan-23 Jan 20 03 Feb-31 Mar 20 if you book at least 60 days before arrival and stay a minimum of 3 nights.

10% Room Discount

01 Apr-19 Dec 19
06 Jan-23 Jan 20 03 Feb-31 Mar 20 if you stay a minimum of 5 nights.

10% Room Discount

01 Oct-19 Dec 19

Honeymoon Offer

01 Apr 19-31 Mar 20 if you stay a minimum of 3 nights recieve one free bottle of sparkling wine.

Spa Offer

01 Apr-19 Dec 19
06 Jan-23 Jan 20 03 Feb-31 Mar 20 if you stay at least 3 nights receive one 50 minutes couples massage per stay when staying in Kinabalu Villa or Suria Suite.

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