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Rainforest Villa

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Ocean Villa

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Palm Villa

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Villa (Lagoon)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

On-site Marine Ecology Research Center

Waterfront

Located on the coast of Malaysia, Gayana Eco Resort is 1.8 km from Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, 6 km from Likas Stadium, and 6.1 km from Sabah State Mosque.

Full-service health spa

The Gayana Eco Resort features an on-site Marine Ecology Research Center, 4 dining options, a full-service health spa, swimming, diving, kayaking, and children's programs.

Villas with Wi-Fi

Each of the 52 villas is set over the water and outfitted with an LCD TV, CD & DVD players, minibar, complimentary bottled water, comfy sofa bed, and free wireless Internet.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located on the coast of Malaysia, the waterfront Gayana Eco Resort has a Marine Ecology Research Center on-site. The resort has a host of recreational activities, including swimming, Pilates and yoga classes, kayaking, scuba diving, jungle trekking, boating, rowboat, snorkeling, and programs specially designed for children. There are 4 restaurants on site, offering Malaysian and Western fare in both casual and gourmet settings. Outdoor, waterfront dining and 24-hour room service are also available and complimentary breakfast is offered daily. The Gayana Eco Resort also has a full-service health Solace Spa, which uses marine-based mineral treatments for processes of soothing and rejuvenation. Additional property amenities include a 24-hour front desk, picnic area, pool table, multilingual staff, childcare service with a surcharge, and business services. Gayanan Eco Resort also provides an airport shuttle for a surcharge.

  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Marina on site
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Poolside bar
  • Bar/lounge
  • Health club
  • Number of spa tubs - 2
  • Free reception
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Library
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 57
  • Total number of rooms - 52
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sofa bed
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Patio
  • Sofa bed
  • Minibar
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Down comforter
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Phone
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Where to Eat

Alu Alu Seafood - Serves Chinese seafood dishes with seating that extends over the water. Tropical fish tanks add to the restaurant's aquatic ambience. Ingredients on the menu come from the restaurant's own organic fish farm.

Macac Restaurant - This restaurant offers Western fusion fare with a Malaysian influence. It serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner from its poolside location.

Latitude Lounge - The lounge features a manager's cocktail reception, with traditional Malaysian music. Open after 5 PM, it serves drinks and snacks and has an ocean view.

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Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Spa Services

The Solace Spa is outfitted with treatment rooms, private showers, and spa tubs. Treatments are designed with all-natural marine-based products, designed to reduce signs of aging and rejuvenate the body, mind, and soul.

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No pets or service animals allowed

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: MYR 150
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: MYR 100 (up to 11 years old)
  • Chinese New Year Gala Dinner per adult: MYR 250
  • Chinese New Year Gala Dinner per child: MYR 100 (from 6 to 12 years old)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: MYR 150 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 240 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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