Gaya Island Resort

Gaya Island Resort

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

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Gaya Island Resort
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About Gaya Island Resort

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  • 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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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

Services and conveniences

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


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

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


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

Things to do

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


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


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


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Private beach
  • Garden


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

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

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

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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.

FAQs when booking at Gaya Island Resort

  • 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.

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

  • Yes, Gaya Island Resort offers free Wi-Fi.

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

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

  • 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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Distance to city centre

5.6 km

Location rating


Nearest airport

Kota Kinabalu

Distance to airport

10.1 km