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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

My husband and I divided our one week holiday in Borneo over the Chinese New Year between the five star Shangra La Rasa Ria and the Bunga Raya, and by doing so feel we got the best of both worlds. Originally we considered staying at the Bunga Raya's sister Gayana Eco Resort, but the Bunga Raya had better reviews. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights as part of our honeymoon tour of Singapore and Borneo. This was by far our favourite resort of the trip (but by no means the most expensive). I still find myself daydreaming about being back here. The resort is set in a stunning bay and this combined with the small number... More 

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Coventry UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

Myself and my wife stayed here the week before Christmas. The place is like a desert island with a tropical rainforest backdrop. The staff are truly dedicated to ensuring you have great service and all with a friendly smile. The room we had was set on the beach and had its own plunge pool which was great to sit in... More 

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Sunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

breathtaking views! stunning food! plenty of activities! friendly staff! amazing wildlife right on your doorstep! LITERALLY! RIGHT ON YOUR DOOESTEP! my wife and I have labelled this resort as BEST EVER!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Came here for the dive package. However, when we got here they told us that it still monsoon season and visibility was poor. Felt like I was had. Otherwise luxurious accommodations at this well maintained resort. Rooms have all the amenities including TV w DVD player. Beautiful pool adjacent to the beach. Food was good but noticeably western. The Asian... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We went in October 2014 for a four night stay. The resort and the people were great. Beach was clean and water clear. Would return for sure. You can also access the other sister resort via a boat. Kids did the zip lining in the rainforest which they loved.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My favorite place in Malaysia. The bed in our villa was huge and extremely comfortable, and the bathroom was also beautiful with fantastic herbal toiletries. A fresh fruit plate was waiting for us when we arrived. The staff were extremely friendly and actually got to know us; we really liked talking with all of our servers, who constantly went out... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

A truly spectacular site for a tremendous resort. The staff at Bunga Raya are particularly friendly and helpful, Fauzi deserves special mention, this man made every effort to make this a truly memorable stay. My family and I stayed in a 3-bedroom villa which was superb in every way, we were looked after by all the staff who were friendly,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was travelling with my 7 year old daughter, my mother and my mother-in-law to Borneo. We spent the first 3 nights at the Rasa Ria, which I knew from a previous trip. The surprise therefor was the Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa. It was absolutely wonderful! Very authentic jungle feeling, wonderfully kept grounds and a pristine beach. Staff... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed our six nights here - first drinks every night are free and the food is pretty amazing. The water at the beach so beautifully crystal clear and just the sounds of the jungle and the waves to wake you each morning. The staff are super friendly and there really is nothing they won't do for you. Only... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As sensual and exotic as the hibiscus flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort is a luxurious jewel set on a coral reef island just off the coast of Borneo. A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the resort is framed by white sand beach and virgin jungle. Hillside villas reflect the simplicity of the Borneo architectural style. A hilltop spa blends the finest Traditional Asian and Western treatments using restorative powers of indigenous plants and oils. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

Address: Polish Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Pulau Gaya
Price Range: $276 - $569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Bunga Raya Island Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Bunga Raya Island Resort And Spa
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