• Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort
  • Gaya Island Resort

Gaya Island Resort

Malaysian Borneo, Malaysia

Stay 6 Pay 4 and complimentary room upgrade book by 28th Feb 15


Gaya Island Resort is set within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, a natural marine conservation area off the coast of Borneo. The resort is nestled in the hillside of an ancient rainforest, fringed with a golden sandy beach, rocky coastal outcrops, and surrounded by coral reefs with the stunning outline of Mount Kinabalu in the distance.


  • Bayu Villas
  • Canopy Villas
  • Kinabalu Villas
  • Suria Suite

Dining & Leisure

There are two main restaurants at the resort; Feast Village, a vibrant, interactive dining experience that offers the diverse cuisine from the Asia-Pacific region for breakfast, lunch and dinner and the adult-only Fisherman’s Cove, situated on the resort's rooftop, offering exquisitely fresh seafood with a breathtaking view of the sea and Mount Kinabalu. For alternative evening dining options, explore the resort’s private dining experiences ranging from a romantic dinner on a private beach under an ocean of stars to dining onboard a luxurious yacht or amidst landscaped gardens with the ancient rainforest as a backdrop. 

The resort’s activities programme vivifies the senses; immersing guests in the vibrancy, scents, textures, sounds and tastes of the natural environment and cultural heritage that surrounds Pulau Gaya. Explore a range of activities from PADI diving and snorkelling experiences to island hopping and deep sea fishing. Tours and cultural excursions, guided nature walks, cruises and cookery classes are also available. 


Spa Village Gaya Island is set amidst lush mangroves offering transformative spa programmes that reflect the cultural healing traditions of Sabah's many indigenous people. 

Guestroom Amenities

  • Colour TV with satellite channels
  • International direct dial telephone
  • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Private in-room safe
  • Personal care toiletries
  • Mini-bar
  • Writing desk/table
  • Hairdryer
  • Daily complimentary mineral water

Additional Guest Facilities

  • 1 Swimming pool
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • PURE Activities Desk
  • Water Sports Centre
  • Dive Centre (PADI certification available)
  • Chimes (gift shop)
  • Library (WiFi and internet access available)
  • Gym
  • Butler services (Suria Suite only)
  • Foreign Exchange Counter
  • Laundry & Valet services
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Concierge Desk
  • Baby sitting/child care (upon request)

Touring & Exploring

Borneo is arguably the best place in Southeast Asia for wildlife offering a myriad of opportunities to see some of the world’s most endangered flora and fauna.

Gaya Island combines perfectly with a more in-depth tour of Borneo's rain forests, offering a relaxing break after time in the jungle.

Map of Malaysian Borneo, Malaysia

Travel Information

Gaya Island is a short speedboat transfer from Kota Kinabalu, the principal city within Borneo's Sabah state. Kota Kinabalu can be reached by regular flights from Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.

Contact our Team

If you have a question about this or any resort, get in touch with our friendly team who are waiting to help.

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01491 412 927

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