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Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Top Resort Hotel

No. 20, Jalan Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
+60 8832 7888

$196+

Overall guest ratings

9.1/10 Excellent
Based on 6362 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 8.4
  • 6.6
  • 6.2

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  • Nice building
  • Great view
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Luxurious Hotel

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    Location. Situated on a Kota Kinabalu beach, this 5-star Malaysia luxury resort is a 10-minute drive from Sabah State Museum and a 15-minute drive from Sabah State Mosque. Poring Hot Springs is 30 minutes away.

    Resort Features.

    Looking out over the South China Sea, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa features views of the islands off Borneo's northern coast. The resort offers 4 restaurants, a private sandy beach with direct access, and 2 swimming pools situated in 25 acres of gardens.

    CHI The Spa provides Asian-influenced treatments in 8 spa villas on Pulau Bayu, the resort's private island. An open yoga pavilion features a deck extending out over the water. A health club and fitness facilities; 9-hole mini golf course; and 4 tennis courts are on site. The staff can arrange activities such as deep-sea fishing, banana boat rides, and scuba diving. Airport transfers are also available (surcharge).

    A Kids Club, playground and wading pool are also available, as well as 11 meeting rooms and wired Internet access (surcharge). A buffet breakfast is available (surcharge).

    Guestrooms. Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa offers 492 guestrooms, all renovated in 2007. With a nod to Borneo's heritage, rooms include rich textures and fabrics; cherry, teak, ebony, and coconut woods; and mother-of-pearl and tobacco artwork. Rooms feature balconies, mountain or sea views, LCD televisions, and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Bathrooms offer separate showers and soaking tubs. Suites offer separate sitting rooms and wraparound balconies.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Free parking
    • Private beach
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Golf
    • Hot tub
    • Child pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Beauty salon
    • Coffee shop
    • Airport shuttle
    • Steam room
    • Washer/dryer available in-room
    • Kid-friendly
    • Laundry facilities
    • Game room
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Outdoor tennis
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    Overall Rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 6,196 reviews

    Pool
    9.5

    Bar and Beverages
    8.4

    Vibe
    7.7

    Amenities
    7.7

    Breakfast
    7.6

    Room
    7.4

    Location
    7.3

    Service
    7.1

    WiFi
    6.9

    Comfort
    6.6

    Value for money
    6.2

    Overall Rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 4,399 reviews

    Pool
    9.6

    Bar and Beverages
    8.4

    Breakfast
    7.6

    Amenities
    7.6

    Vibe
    7.5

    Location
    7.5

    WiFi
    7.3

    Room
    7.2

    Service
    6.9

    Comfort
    6.0

    Beach
    5.1

    Overall Rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 1,672 reviews

    Pool
    9.3

    Amenities
    7.7

    Breakfast
    7.6

    Vibe
    7.5

    Location
    7.3

    Room
    7.2

    Service
    7.0

    WiFi
    6.8

    Comfort
    6.7

    Value for money
    5.6

    Overall Rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 123 reviews

    Pool
    9.3

    Amenities
    7.9

    Room
    7.8

    Breakfast
    7.7

    Vibe
    7.7

    Location
    7.5

    Service
    7.4

    Comfort
    6.6

    Value for money
    6.2

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