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    Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

    Polish Bay | Gaya Island, Pulau Gaya 88778, Malaysia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$384
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          Overview
          • Excellent56%
          • Very good29%
          • Average8%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “plunge pool” (48 reviews)
          “pantai grill” (33 reviews)
          “canopy walk” (35 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          21 - 25 of 406 reviews

          Reviewed 25 March 2017

          We stayed here in the off season (March) and it was very quiet plus the weather was superb so we had a great time. We had bungalow 21 which was uphill and we had beautiful jungle views as well as limited sea views over the...More

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          Reviewed 20 March 2017

          This was our second visit to Bunga Raya Resort, we previously went in September 2015. However this time it was a terrible experience. We arrived at the airport to no one from the hotel being there to pick us up, as was arranged by confirmation...More

          Thank cathie1981
          Response from TomasAndersen, General Manager at Bunga Raya Island Resort & SpaResponded 22 March 2017

          Dear Cathie1981, Everything and anything that could have gone wrong went wrong when you visited early March, we are truly sorry. A thorough investigation shall be undertaken and more training given. You claim of bed bugs, we had an exterminator visit and they said no...More

          Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

          We booked a 4 night stay at Bunga Raya Resort - over 12 months in advance - as a rest and recovery from a 16 night ocean cruise. When booking and paying in full and at a (now we see) premium price we EXPECTED a...More

          1  Thank Tony L
          Response from TomasAndersen, General Manager at Bunga Raya Island Resort & SpaResponded 22 March 2017

          Dear Tony L, Thank you for your candid review and pictures. Some things we can change some things we cannot. As I have stated before our resorts can get hit by rubbish during the North East monsoon (Nov-March). Between Gayana and Bungaraya we collect approximately...More

          Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

          My husband and I have just returned from a week staying in a beach villa with plunge pool. On the positive side the island and room were both beautiful. However although plenty of people have mentioned the mosquitos in previous reviews no one has mentioned...More

          Thank Michele B
          Response from TomasAndersen, General Manager at Bunga Raya Island Resort & SpaResponded 22 March 2017

          Dear Michele B, we truly appreciate your feedback which I shall share with the team. When things don't go to plan its often due to lack of communication. As long as we ask the right questions, we can pretty much do whatever is required whether...More

          Reviewed 16 March 2017

          One of the best hotels I've stayed in for service, food and location. It's completely hidden, the resort does not detract from the beauty of the island. Lovely pool area and plenty of space for all guests. I was particularly impressed by the service which...More

          Thank LMS570
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$243 - US$489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 48
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          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
          • Pulau Gaya
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          • Bunga Raya Island Resort And Spa ,
          • Bunga Raya Island Hotel Kota Kinabalu
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Julie M
          Hi does the booking costs include the ferry transfers. Also is there diving
          17 March 2017|
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          Response from TomasAndersen | Property representative |
          Yes we have 2 scheduled boat transfer times 13:30 and 15:30. if these times are not suitable please contact our reservations office. Yes we do have diving at our resorts. Please let us know should you like us to make a... More
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          Craig T
          Hi are you able to supply a meal and drinks menus with pricing to me by email? Thanks
          4 January 2017|
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          Response from madonionslicer | Reviewed this property |
          You should direct this question to the hotel via their website.
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          293sammyc
          Hi Tomas I'm Sammy again and thank you your reply for my ferry transfer questions. Between, may I know what's the last ferry schedule as in case I'm out to city until midnight. And is any other transportation to hotel instead of ferry? Also how's the weather in KK during my visit? Looking forward your reply again with thanks Sammy
          5 November 2016|
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          Response from TomasAndersen | Property representative |
          Hi Sammy, last schedule ferry back to our resorts are 1030pm. if a later one is needed one will need to charter a boat. unfortunately there is no bridge or other means of getting to the island. Weather at the moment is... More
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          "Room wifi hardly worked. Only at the restaurant and lobby area were acceptable."
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          "The villas high up in the jungle for privacy, the villas on the beach for the sea."
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          "The plunge pool villas are worth every penny."
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          "Stay in a Villa higher up on hill - you can get a shuttle to pick you up and drop you off if you don't..."
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