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Doha, Qa
Reviewed 10 August 2010

We were planning to stay there 6 nights, and we stayed only one. At 2am I woke up and the AC was off all lights as well, all electricity were off actually I called the reception they said they will fix the problem in 5 minutes, however, they were not on until 5 am. Imagine, they do not have a...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 August 2010

Our family stayed in the 2-bedroom villa for 4 nights. When we arrvied to the villas, it was nearly 10pm . We then discovered that 2 of them had seious problem. The shower water pipe was leaking and the maintenance team tried to fix the problem till 12:00am in the morning but without success. My sister family needed to move...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2010

Upon arrival we were just blown away by the size of the resort! it really is massive and quite stunning with it's high ornate rooves and marble everywhere... The room had a lovely seaview and a charming balcony to rest and unwind in at the end of a hard day's trekking in Kinabalu. Staff were very friendly and yet more...

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perth
Reviewed 24 July 2010

On arrival we upgraded to an Ocean View room for an extra $20 aud a night. The room was lovely with its own balcony over looking reflective ponds and the ocean. All went well until we had an infant next door for the last couple of nights, infants cry as infants do but it did impact our sleeping. The restaurants...

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Perth, Western Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2010

Stayed with wife and 2 children (10 & 13 yrs). Had adjoining rooms at end of complex. 3 minute walk to restaurants and other facilities. Staff friendliness and helpfulness was exceptional. Sampled all the restaurants, food variety was fantastic, value very good for a resort. Read several reviews of the Nexus prior to leaving and started to have second thoughts,...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 20 July 2010

Several cockroaches were found in the villa, broken faucets in bathtub, couldn't lock the garden door, no safety box because it was out of order (shouldn't they replace a functioning one before the guest check in or notify the guest whent hen check in?), no cutleries in their 'fully equipped kitchen' because these things are upon request, only one telephone...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 July 2010

I was there for a three-day conference, the rooms and meals arranged by the client/host. Likes: wonderful long beach with gentle waves steadily rolling in from the South China Sea; beautiful, lush grounds; great airy lobby and common areas; nice lodge-style rooms with private balconies and big bathrooms; very quiet at night; KK airport is beautiful. Dislikes: no bank machine...

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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2010

It’s been six months since our last visit to the Nexus Resort in Borneo and we can’t wait to get back. Our original purpose for visiting Borneo was to see the Orang-utans on a trip back from Hong Kong. It just so happened that as part of the Virgin package we stayed at the Nexus and were so impressed we...

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Kota Kinabalu
Reviewed 24 June 2010

Nexus Pool Villa is perfect for Honeymoon couple! It has a private Lap Pool, private jacuzzi in the master bathroom, private kitchen with full cooking utilities, and amazing beachfront! Total privacy.. thanks to my dear for organsing such a beautiful trip for our 1st anniversary... ;-) Photos attached.

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manipal
Reviewed 23 June 2010

beautiful resort with grat ambience and nice staff... over all agreat experience

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Amenities

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  • 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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 - €311 (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.”
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“the penyu restaurant”
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