Gayana Eco Resort - Kota Kinabalu

Malohom Bay, Gaya Island, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia  show map
 5 stars
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Gayana Eco Resort - Kota Kinabalu

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

No parking

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

Individual air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Children's pool

Cribs/ Baby cots

Private beach

Private beach

Beach umbrellas

Overview

The 5-star Gayana Eco Resort is located near by the sandy beach.

This hotel is situated 63.5 km away from Suria Sabah Shopping Mall. Guests can get to Kota Kinabalu city center, which is 9 km away.

Occupying secluded location, the hotel lies close to parks and a national park.

Kota-Kinabalu International airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Gayana Eco Resort.

Rooms

Gayana Eco Resort offers 44 rooms fitted with LCD TV, direct dial phone, pay TV, TV with satellite channels and cable TV with on-demand movies for a comfortable stay in Kota Kinabalu. Some rooms come with a beautiful view of the South China Sea. The rooms have unique decor.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant entices with dishes of fusion cuisine. Guests can savor cocktails and coffee in the music bar.

Services

Along with a safety deposit box, a gift shop and a news stand there are a business centre and a meeting room available on the premises.

Relax

The hotel offers various facilities, such as a health club, a spa centre and a sauna along with facials and massage. Such activities as diving, canoeing and hiking are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoeing
  • Water skiing
  • Hiking
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Fluffy down duvets
  • Down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • CD player

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed MYR 240
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed MYR 240
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

How to reach hotel

hotel Gayana Eco Resort - Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu location
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Hotel Address:

Malohom Bay, Gaya Island, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Get directions
City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    5.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    4.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    44

Hotel Awards

MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKota KinabaluGayana Eco Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Malaysia

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Rooms and availability

Gayana Eco Resort photos Room
Rainforest Villa
  • Room size:

    1025 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Villa offers views of the jungle and comes with air conditioning, a DVD player and minibar.

Gayana Eco Resort photos Room
Ocean Villa
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    810 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features a private balcony with direct access to the sea and breakfast delivery by boat.

Gayana Eco Resort photos Room
Palm Villa
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    1615 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features a private balcony, pool, separate living area with glass floor offering underwater views.

Gayana Eco Resort photos Room
Lagoon Villa
  • Room size:

    700 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private balcony, spacious air-conditioned villas are equipped with a personal safe, a flat-screen satellite TV, minibar and free Wi-Fi access. En suite bathrooms come with large showers and free toiletries.

Gayana Eco Resort Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • KK Esplanade2.4 mi
  • Signal Hill Observatory2.7 mi

Shopping areas

  • Kota Kinabalu Central Market2.5 mi
  • Gaya Street (Sunday Market)2.7 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Kota Kinabalu Harbor2.4 mi
  • Atkinson Clock Tower2.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Water World Theme Park2.6 mi
    Taman Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu
  • Atkinson Clock Tower2.8 mi
    Jalan Dewan, Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu City Bird Sanctuary3.1 mi
    Off Jalan Bukit Bendera Upper, Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu City Mosque2.6 mi
    Central road of Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu
  • Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park3.0 mi
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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    44

Hotel Awards

MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKota KinabaluGayana Eco Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Malaysia

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Gayana Eco Resort Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Gayana Eco Resort

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 25 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
8.5
Rooms
10.0
Value
8.0
Service
9.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.2

    I Love everything in this place, in this hotel. Everyone try to please you, the surronding, the nature, is perfect, the rooms are great, I wish I could stay there for more days...

    Breakfast should be better

  • Couple
    8.2

    The resort itself was great. We went for our honeymoon so wanted something quiet and private. We stayed in an ocean view room so had direct access to the sea from our private sun deck outside our room. We soent most of our time there as we didn;t have to worry about finding a space by the pool and have the comfort of your room right next to you.

    We found the price and choice of food and service was not up to the standard of a 5* resort. I thought the food was generally overpriced and wine especially expensive.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    The best location in Borneo and a nice food.

    The main problem there is no a beach and the stuff must clening a sea under a villas.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Wonderful location, excellent service from happy, friendly staff. Lovely pool that is good for swimming - not just a "leisure" pool. freshly cooked breakfast on the veranda delivered by boat!

    The arm chairs in the room are really uncomfortable.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Beautiful nature and view. The cottages are clean and nice. Loved that many fishes and birds can be seen, quiet and only sounds of cicada is around. Great for relaxing.

    Food was over-priced, not many choices for long stay. As the access to mainland is difficult, would be nicer if there are more choices and local dishes available.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    The staff were excellent! MERC was a nice experience. We had a superb seafood meal - snorkelling was great - as was the Booked.neting. Being able to swim and snorkel from our room was a real experience - the kids would swim over to say hi! The drinks in the evening at the Latitude Bar was a really lovely touch. We had some really quality family time there - intimate, personal atmosphere. We would definitely return - and split our time between Bungaraya and Gayana.

    Our initial impression was a little disappointing - location superb, however we had not been given adjoining rooms as requested (travellling with a 12 and 16 yr old) and the 'breakfast delivered to your room by boat' was not available. Having said that, the management were very quick to respond- change rooms for us asap and provided the breakfast we wanted. The intimate, personal atmosphere was superb - we wanted to stay longer! Only other comment would be that the first morning, breakfast was really lovely - small buffet and a la carte. The next 2 mornings were not as nice - obviously problems with the chefs or something - menu not offered although we were able to order.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The hotel is situated in a beautiful island in front of Kota Kinabalu. Pros are:location, hotel staff, snorkeling in front of the hotel is very nice, possibility to go also to the other hotel, by a free boat ride, that offers a magnificient beach in the morning-afternoon for free, Marine center where you can go and touch some sea-stuff. Restaurants.:I read some comments about the restaurants being a bit expensive, Think to choose your own fish from reproduction thanks by having the menu in your hand and that is not expensive . Personnel was very efficient: because of a sudden noise to air conditioning in the room we were offered immediately to change room.

    You wonder if sometime in an Eco marine resor, waters could be a little be cleaner, but when we and currents arrives this happens. Room prices are a little bit on the high side,

  • Couple
    9.2

    amazing. all amazing

    hmm, not a fan of the jungle walk. too long, plus too many mosquitos and pythons!

  • Couple
    9.2

    Perfect location, very private atmosphere, excellent seafood restaurant.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The location was really fantastic.The staff were very very polite, kind and friendly .

    Everything was excellent. The only thing we couldn't see there, the diversity of foods in the hotel restaurant.

How to reach hotel

hotel Gayana Eco Resort - Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Malohom Bay, Gaya Island, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Get directions
City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    5.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    4.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    44

Hotel Awards

MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKota KinabaluGayana Eco Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Malaysia

Use Badge