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Gayana Eco Resort

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Malohom Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent service. Staff couldn't do enough to make our stay enjoyable. Incredibly relaxing. Wonderful snorkelling. Highly recommend. Not sure it's ideal for kids but other guests were here with children. They all seemed happy. Loved complimentary drink each night Easy ferry from mainland. Twenty minutes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just finished an unforgettable few days spent at the Resort. Everything was unforgettable. The check in at the pier - staff took luggage off you and we were instantly greeted with the holiday mood. Yes! We are going on an island (mind you - only 15 mins off the city of KK!). Staff service was unforgettable. The open air lobby... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for four nights at the end of our honeymoon. We started off in a mangrove room which was nice given the step access to the sea. We had some noisy neighbours, and after telling the management, they upgraded us a jungle room which was very spacious (no direct access to sea) and quiet! The quality of the food... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There really isnt a whole lot to do here but that is actually the best part. We booked an Ocean villa (allocated #44) which is the last bungalow before the more exclusive Palm villas. Its great to be further out in the lagoon but of course its farther to walk back to the resort facilities (spa, infinity pool, restaurants, reception).... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us recently climbed Mr Kinabalu, when we finished we went straight to Gaya Island to recover. The resort was fantastic, all the rooms are positioned over water, they are large, clean and comfortable. The pool area is so relaxing with the bar next to it for cold drinks and food whenever you need. The seating around the... More 

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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the location and the nature at Gayana Eco resort. The setting of the rooms/houses "on the water" was superb and the ocean is crystal clear to swim in. The pool is beautiful and you have your breakfast by the pool which is great. The issue is that the whole resort is a bit outdated. Its not "nasty" by... More 

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Andrea B, Manager at Gayana Eco Resort, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, thank you so much for your comments relating to your recent stay in Gayana Eco Resort this last June. We are delighted that you have enjoyed our unique above water location and the friendly attentive service "from the heart" of our staff. I do take on board your comments about the general wear and tear of the... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently visited Guyana EconResort for our honeymoon and found our own little bit of paradise. We stayed in an ocean villa and loved being able to go snorkelling right off the front of our deck and having breakfast boated to us one morning. The included breakfast was excellent (the Macac breakfast is delicious). The free happy... More 

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We stayed at the Gayana Eco Resort for the last 5 nights of our honeymoon, and words won't do justice to the incredible stay that we had. We did the honeymoon package and stayed in the Ocean Villa, and every member of the staff just couldn't do enough for us. Our luggage was taken from us as soon as we... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

A great place to relax and chill out. With 2 young kids we enjoyed 4 nights in Gayana, as well as making the most of the facilities at Bunga Raya. There is a scheduled boat service you can get for free over there, where there is a much better beach, safe and shallow. Kayaking, snorkelling can be done directly of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We just came back from a short two day stay at GER. Overall a fabulous getaway to the island, with clear waters, very friendly and forthcoming staff. The water villas are a germ and definitely a reason to come back to this resort. If you like water activities, this is the place to rest. Magical mornings, bright sunny afternoons and... More 

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