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Klang, Malaysia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

we didn't enjoyed our stay in here. since the very beginning. we are chose for the sea view but unfortunately they gave us a room with garden view and the view sea is not in front of our room. then we have to change our room to the upper floor which is not convenient to me because the elevator is...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed there for a night. The penyu restaurant was great. The hotel service was ok but the room was not ready for us even though we came back after our lunch. No face n towels were provided. Even when we came back from the beach, the towels were not provided. The place is good for relaxation. The staff were...

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Busan, South Korea
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Highly disappointed about the service. There was a mistake in reception. My room charge was paid "twice" in credit card. Asked for a refund or cancellation of payment but slow response and no answer. Made all the good memories at the resort nothing. what a hassle. Beyond that, other services and facilities were just so-so compared to other resorts in...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Pluses 1) Check-in was efficient and welcoming. 2) Staff at Nexus and Front Office Manager Justin made my family feel very welcome 3) Food is delicious 4) Room service is very good and highly recommended on rainy occasions Room for improvement facilities are a bit tired and need improved focus on maintenance

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1Thank Galiya2013
Crema, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

ATTENTION---ATTENTION---ATTENTION I want to inform everybody is going to choose this "hotel" that something really really bad happened!!! Somebody from hotel staff stole 1000€ cash money (one thousand €) from our room and the management told us that they cannot do anything because is our problem! I can suggest to never ever come to this place if You do not...

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4Thank omarfacchi
NRSK2016, Manager at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, responded to this review

Dear omarfacchi, We are sad to read that you have not enjoyed your stay on this occasion. The resort has met with you and your travel companion several times during your stay, assisted you with reporting to the local authorities and corresponded with you with regards to this matter. As you are aware that this case has not been concluded...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dissapointed as a 5star hotel. In my opinion, this hotel should get 3stars. 1. The rooms are old, smelly, the bathroom is kinda dirty- other guests hairs were there. The furnitures are ran down. 2. There is no wifi in the rooms, only at the lobbys. Ony pos part of this hotel: the location! Its located in a stunning around,...

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5Thank Greta C
NRSK2016, Manager at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, responded to this review

Dear Greta C, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us, we have taken note of each points mentioned in your feedback for future improvements. We hope that you would give us another opportunity to serve you again. The Hotel Management

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice view from room, The ocean view and Garden view, . The place are very clean and has beautiful beach. The room is big and love the decorations. Its a modern contemporary design. Very unique. The foods are delicious and lots choices.

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NRSK2016, Manager at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, responded to this review

Dear Miss_Azura, We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed your stay at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, we are certainly proud of our beach resort with interior that complements our unique Sabahan hospitality, we look foward to have you back and go for a stroll along our 6km stretch sandy beach! The Hotel Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The general stray was excellent, we really enjoyed the breakfast every morning. The swimming pool is very nice one must just get there early to secure a chair. The staff is very friendly and the hotel offers various activities which can be arranged from the lobby. I can recommend the snorkeling!

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Thank PaulTheSecond
NRSK2016, Manager at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, responded to this review

Dear PaulTheSecond, Thank you for the review of your recent holiday at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai and we are pleased to learned that you had time to enjoy the resort activities and explore nearby places of interest. We hope that you will return again soon. The Hotel Management

London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hard review to give because we did enjoy our stay but we feel our holiday was greatly let down by standards at this hotel. The hotel itself is a beautiful building on a nice beach, the staff are friendly, the rooms are pretty nice and most of the bells & whistles work as they should. Probably the...

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NRSK2016, Manager at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, responded to this review

Dear popegregoryixx, Thank you for your recent feedback of your stay at our beach resort, we are sad to hear that you have been let down by our service on this occasion. The management team reviewed all your points and will take action to ensure immediate improvements take place. The executive chef is looking into each of the areas mentioned...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Special thanks to Shone, Shaffie and Shirley for providing a great experience and welcoming atmosphere. Would highly recommend. Good variety of restaurants. I would recommend Wi-Fi in rooms and Need more activities. Yasir

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NRSK2016, Manager at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, responded to this review

Dear Yasir M, Thank you for your review of your recent stay at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, Shone, Shaffie and Shirley are all very pleased to read your comment about their authentic Sabahan service. With regards to WiFi in the rooms, it is part of the resort improvement plans, there will also be a wide selection of water sports...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nexus Resort Karambunai is set within 3,335 acres of unique & unspoiled beauty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai

Address: Nexus Resort Karambunai 100 Jalan Sepangar Bay, Kota Kinabalu 88993, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: €65 - €314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai 4.5*
Number of rooms: 479
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Also Known As:
Nexus Resort And Spa Karambunai
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Nexus Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Nexus Hotel Karambunai
Nexus Resort Sabah
Nexus Resort Karambunai
Nexus Sabah Hotel
Nexus Karambunai Hotel
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia - Sabah
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#4 Spa Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#7 Luxury Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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“My room was in Block 5 and had a sea view and the balcony. It was good”
 of 5 bubbles Galiya2013, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Overlooking the sea and beach”
 of 5 bubbles amms2012, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor for better views. Some rooms are very far from restaurants.”
 of 5 bubbles 175gustavom, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the penyu restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Chalet with sea views”
 of 5 bubbles MickWelch, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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