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Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the shangri la for 12 nights what can I say our second visit and they just get better staff and service are second to none we stayed in the kinabalu wing room was immaculately clean view amazing upgraded to club lounge where the staff can't do do enough for you ate in the Tatu café a few... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent 8days here at the end of September and I can not fault this place in anyway. We stayed on the 5th floor and had a great veiw out over the islands just off the coast. You are able to get a boat from the hotel to the surrounding islands for 65rm return. The islands have a great array of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Shangri La Tanjung Aru Resort is a wonderful resort with so many choices. We last stayed at a Shangri la hotel 19 years ago and the standard was very high so our expectations on arrival were also high. We were not disappointed. The resort is large and the staff very friendly nothing was too much trouble. It has wonderful... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here at the end of September for 6 nights and had a wonderful time. Just before I start, be warned. DO NOT PAY FOR TRANSFERS through an agent. The taxi fare to and from the airport (very close but you aren't aware of it) is only A$10. We paid several times more than that before leaving home and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

we stayed here for two nights only during a tour of Sabah as part of a package but absolutely loved it and was sad to leave! Very clean comfortable hotel, excellent meals in both the Italian restaurant and the buffet restaurant! Welcomed to our room with rose petals on our bed and chocolate cake as it was our honeymoon! Lovely... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great stay here in August. The staff are incredibly friendly and delighted to help at any point. They really make a difference. We stayed in interconnecting rooms in the Tanjung wing. These were ground floor and whilst good, I'd put them as 4star rather than 5. The decor was a little dated, the wood chipped in places... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were fortunate to get an 8 night package for the price of 5. Our room overlooked the sea, was spotlessly clean, and plenty of room. King sized bed, firm but comfortable. The rooms are air conditioned unless you leave the balcony door open. I was a bit surprised there was a doona on the bed seeing we are near... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Don't miss a trip from the resorts star marina for snorkelling. The island was clean with toilets and a special seating area for guests. Sunset bar was amazing for an evening cocktail. The sea swimming pool was good and hotel infinity pool was great and stayed open until 10 pm. Only a short taxi ride to town , cost £6.00.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have stayed in many hotels and resort. By far this is one of the best from its services, facilities, cleanliness and everything exceeding expectations. Yes, I too could live here for the whole year. Its a property that has been around for a long time yet it didnt age at all . Though we hardly spend much time in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice swimming pool~The workers are friendly,we received good service! The beach is a little small.But still a wonderful place to go for vacations.I would like to be here again if I can go back next time!

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Address: 20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 495
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Also Known As:
Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Resort And Spa
Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Resort
Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Hotel
Shangri La Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

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