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Gaya Island Resort
5 stars

Gaya Island Resort

Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 327 831 000

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based on 359 reviews

Gaya Island Resort
Fri 31/5
Sat 1/6
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About Gaya Island Resort

  • Resort Room
    Enjoy the many amenities of the resort
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated under a 20-minute stroll from Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal, Gaya Island Resort features a private beach. It also provides a coffee bar, an outdoor pool and a kids club.

Guests of Gaya Island Resort have access to its wide variety of outdoor activities, including scuba diving, fishing and snorkeling. It has child-minding services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates 24/7. It also offers superb facilities for business meetings and events.

All the modern rooms at the resort include a mini bar, an iPod docking station and bottled water. They all offer a private bathroom, a flat-screen TV and a seating area.

Gaya Island Resort boasts convenient dining options, including local and international cuisines at Feast Village and seafood meals at Fisherman's Cove. The in-house bar offers a relaxing setting for an evening drink.

Gaya Island Resort is an ideal place to explore nearby The Green Connection, the Sabah State Mosque and Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre, as well as everything the local area has to offer. The Sabah Museum is also an easy car ride away.

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Latest deals for Gaya Island Resort

Fri 31/5
Sat 1/6
Double room
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Standard Room
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King room
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1 king bed

*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Gaya Island Resort

  • Private beach
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Snorkelling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kettle
  • Coffee machine

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Fishing
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Water sport facilities (on site)


  • Slippers
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa
  • Landmark view
  • Telephone
  • Storage available


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Private beach
  • Garden


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking


  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Gaya Island Resort

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

Very GoodBased on 359 verified guest reviews

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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:We loved it! I went with an old friend and we had a perfect weekend. The service was fantastic, the resort was beautiful (and so was the beach), and there were just enough activities to keep us busy when we weren't reading by the pool. Looking forward to going back.


Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu 88000

What's nearby

  • Jesselton Point4.8 km
  • KK Esplanade4.8 km
  • Suria Sabah4.8 km
  • Pasar Besar Kota Kinabalu4.8 km
  • Signal Hill Observatory Platform5.1 km
  • Gaya Street Sunday Market5.1 km
  • Atkinson Clock Tower5.2 km
  • Centre Point Sabah5.2 km
  • Sutera Harbour5.7 km
  • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre5.8 km
  • Masjid Negeri Sabah6.9 km
  • Menara Tun Mustapha6.9 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Gaya Island Resort

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FAQs when booking at Gaya Island Resort

  • Where is Gaya Island Resort located?

    Gaya Island Resort is located at Malohom Bay, Pulau Gaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, 5.6 km from the centre of Kota Kinabalu. Jesselton Point is the closest landmark to Gaya Island Resort.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Gaya Island Resort?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Gaya Island Resort.

  • Does Gaya Island Resort offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Gaya Island Resort offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Gaya Island Resort from the airport?

    Gaya Island Resort is 10.1 km from Kota Kinabalu. Gaya Island Resort is 118.9 km from Labuan.

  • Does Gaya Island Resort have a pool?

    Yes, Gaya Island Resort has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Gaya Island Resort hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Gaya Island Resort in Kota Kinabalu and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Gaya Island Resort and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Gaya Island Resort.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

5.6 km

Nearest airport

Kota Kinabalu

Distance to airport

10.1 km