Book your room at Shangri-la's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Room type

Beachfront resort with golf course, nature reserve

On beach in Sabah

Located on the Pantai Dalit Beach on Borneo's northern tip, the resort is 12 km (7 mi) from Tuaran Tamu, 30 km (17 mi) from the center of Kota Kinabalu, and 73 km (45 mi) from the Kinabalu National Park.

Golf course, private beach, nature reserve

Situated in a 400-acre tropical setting, Shangri-la's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa offers a golf course, full-service spa, private beach, 6 restaurants, 2 bars, and a nature reserve with orangutans and other wildlife.

Balconies, free HSIA

The 420 guestrooms at Shangri-la's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa feature lanais or balconies with ocean or garden views and include complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable television, and direct-dial phones.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located within a 400-acre tropical setting along the private Pantai Dalit Beach, Shangri-la's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa features an eco-friendly 18-hole golf course and a 64-acre nature preserve that is home to orangutans and other wildlife. The resort also has a full-service spa and freeform outdoor pool, and offers a variety of land and water activities. Dining options include 2 beachfront restaurants, a Japanese Teppanyaki restaurant, and an Indian restaurant. The resort also has a beach bar and open-air lobby lounge.

Private airport transfers and shuttle service to Kota Kinabalu are available (surcharges apply). Event facilities include a grand ballroom, 8 function rooms, and a boardroom all equipped with complimentary Internet access and audio-visual equipment. There is also a wedding pavilion located on the beach.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Waterslide
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Health club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 499
  • Garden
  • Beach bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • On private beach
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Number of restaurants - 5
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Free reception
  • Golf course on site
  • Free self parking
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free beach cabanas
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Wedding services
  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Children's club (free)
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Ceiling fan
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Free toiletries
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free newspaper
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room massage available
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Minibar
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Pillow menu
  • LCD TV
  • Free cribs/infant beds
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Where to Eat

Coast Restaurant and Bar - Contemporary western cuisine is served in a beachfront setting with a marine-themed raised bar, outdoor terrace, and 3 thatched gazebos. Open for dinner. Dress code: smart casual.

Kozan Teppan-yaki - Classic Japanese Teppanyaki restaurant in which the chef cooks in front of diners using a large iron hotplate. Open for dinner. Dress code: smart casual.

Naan-Flavours of India - Northern Indian cuisine and coastal Goa specialties are served along with Indian cocktails, wines, and a signature mango lassi. Open for dinner. Dress code: smart casual.

Tepi Laut Makan Street - Beachfront restaurant specializing in Malaysian cuisine for dinner. During the day, the restaurant is a poolside bar offering Asian and Western light fare and drinks.

Golfers' Terrace - Overlooking the golf course, this casual spot serves local cuisine in an air-conditioned restaurant and on an open-air terrace.

Coffee Terrace - Local and international dishes including healthy cuisine and tropical fruit are served all day. Indoor and outdoor seating in a casual setting.

Lobby Lounge - Open-air lounge with timbered roof and views of the gardens, pool, and beach.

Sampan Bar - The beachside bar serves light fare, cocktails, and other drinks.

24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

The 18-hole championship golf course was designed by Ted Parslow and is bordered by the Tambalang and Megkabong rivers. Golf lessons are provided by a resident golf professional and guests receive complimentary shuttle service to and from the resort.

The resort's 64-acre nature reserve is home to an orangutan rehabilitation centre and other wildlife including deer, bearcats, and 63 species of birds. Guests can take guided walks, walk along the treetop canopy, and foster animals. The resort has a private white-sand beach fit with sun loungers and beach towels and an outdoor freeform pool and spa tub in a garden setting.

Scheduled resort and nature reserve activities are offered for adults and children. Children have access to a children's pool and kids' club (ages 4-12) and can meet orangutans and assist rangers in the nature reserve.

Water activities include catamaran cruises, deep sea fishing, river excursions, kayaking, and parasailing. Land activities include horseback riding, tennis, and bicycle rentals. The resort also has a health club with cardio and weight equipment, spa tubs, and steam rooms.

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

  • Rafting nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Parasailing on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Playground on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Water skiing on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Rock climbing on site
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Spa Services

Located at the Dalit Bay Golf Club, the holistic spa offers treatments inspired by the region and includes massages, body scrubs and wraps, facials, and CHI therapies. The spa also offers manicures and pedicures.

  • Reflexology
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 2 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

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.

Debit cards not accepted

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: MYR 290 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Deposit: MYR 400 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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