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Woking
Reviewed today NEW

Venue is only 45mins from the airport but not on the flight path. The food was a multi cultural affair, all prepared to an excellent standard. Our room was in the garden wing, aircon and a ceiling fan, no complaints. The people who work at the Shangri-la though are something very special.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to have our family short break during this school holiday. We choosing Rasa Ria and stayed in the Ocean Wing. For me, it is worth for the cost. We been served by the helpful front desk and drinks during our early check in. The staff allowed us to use all the facilities even our room is not ready...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for 7 nights in the ocean wing. The rooms and view were fantastic. But sadly the the food was terrible, even the morning breakfast was disappointing. Having stayed at the Shangri la in KL five times we booked this hotel thinking the standards would be the same, how wrong we were !!!! The Seafood buffet was atrocious, I...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed 5 nights after staying in KL and Tanjung Aru.The best hotel of them all for relaxation. Ocean Wing room - Great! Service and staff were excellent. Only improvement needs to be the cocktail hour. In other hotels it is better organised,

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2Thank Dr-R-Fun
Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Dr-R-Fun, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We always value feedback from our guests for continuous improvement. We will definitely take note regarding your comment on the evening cocktail hour. We do hope that you will visit us again soon, and we look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Alfons Olim Resident Manager...

Greater Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

A birthday celebration I will never forget. We stayed in the Ocean Wing which I recommend. It is worth the additional cost. The room, breakfast and swimming pool are luxurious and the sunsets breathe taking. We enjoyed a fanatic meal in every restaurant in the resort and the Tepi Lau cultural night was our favorite. In ten days we only...

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Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear PoolBuddy, Thank you so much for sharing your Rasa Ria experience with us. We are very glad to hear that you and your wife had a wonderful stay with us. We do hope that you will visit us again soon, and look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Alfons Olim Resident Manager Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service from staff is exceptional. Food when compared to locally produced foods available at Markets in Kota Kinabalu is Average sadly for Breakfast Buffets and Dinner Buffets with exception to the dinner buffets provided on weekends next to the poolside which was excellent. The transfer services to and from the hotel for the airport are excellent and timely, however expect...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the Luxury Escapes package for 8 nights in a Deluxe Sea View Room. We were met at the airport and welcomed into the resort with cool towels and a drink. The room was beautiful with lovely sea views. The following day reception rang asking if everything was OK and I said yes but as the shower was over...

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Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Edwardsontour2014, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are glad to hear that you and your husband enjoyed the Sabah hospitality. Our Garden Wing part of the hotel are typically where families with children prefer to stay to be closer to the family activities we offer here at the resort. The...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a lovely resort, only down side was that it is quite far from town. So we felt very confined. To credit of resort lots of excursions are available for booking. Staff was attentive. Rooms were satisfactory. I guess what you're paying for really is the beautiful grounds and privacy.

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Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Izzy S, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are a little distance from the city, and do provide shuttles to the city. We do apologize if this information was not shared with you during your stay here. We do hope you visit us again soon, and we look forward to welcoming you...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this hotel for the nature reserve joined on to it to see the orangutans but sadly they have all been moved to the other side of the island that is a 4 hour drive or flight away, I think the hotel should make people more aware of this as many English people were as disappointed as we were....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic resort. I'll start with the only negatives - one of us was a vegetarian. There are five restaurants in the resort, plus room service. They are priced as you'd expect for a resort of this rating and the food is of high quality, but whilst there is plenty available for vegetarians, there isn't anything of wow factor. That remains...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is set on Pantai Dalit beach surrounded by 400 acres of lush tropical vegetation, including a unique nature reserve. Here you'll find a remarkable array of indigenous flora and fauna. Unexpected encounters with hornbills who glide right overhead during breakfast, a friendly bear cat greeting you from a tree or the occasional wild rabbit, iguana or squirrel crossing your path are all part of the magic of this remarkable resort. Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa goes beyond the offerings of Kota Kinabalu hotels by providing numerous options for relaxation. This includes the magnificent Spa at Dalit Bay, a wide range of water sports, Rasa Ria's own catamarans for cruises and deep sea fishing, a challenging 18-hole championship golf course, tennis, horse riding, a fitness centre and, of course, a fun-filled Kids' Club to care for younger visitors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Address: Pantai Dalit Beach, Tuaran 89208, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Tuaran
Price Range: $189 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 499
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Also Known As:
Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Shangri Las Rasa Ria Hotel
Shangri La Rasa Ria Resort
Rasa Ria Resort
Shangri Las Rasa Ria Resort
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