Gayana Eco Resort Factsheet
DISCOVER THE HIDDEN JUNGLE PLEASURES OF GAYA ISLAND AT MALOHOM BAY AWAKEN YOUR SENSES AND FULFIL YOUR DREAMS WITH BORNEO SPIRIT A PLACE TO ENJOY AND THRILL WITHIN A NATURAL SETTING DIVING MERC Home to sea turtles, clown fish, giant groupers, coral fish, trigger fish, whale sharks, and many more colorful species, its no wonder that the reefs of Borneo continually attracts divers from all continents. Our Marine Ecology Research Centre is a must visit for guests that showcases the product of our research and conservation program efforts. Passionately propagating endangered Giant Clams and restoring vital natural coral reefs; where guests actively participate in restoring Our PADI Certified Dive Centre is fully equipped to vibrant life back to once damaged ocean floors. address the needs of both the rank beginner right up through the experienced diver. BUNGA RAYA ISLAND RESORT & SPA SOLACE SPA As sensuous and exotic as the flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa is Immerse yourself in the home of the Solace Spa. Malaysia’s newest ultra luxury island resort and Indulge in natural Borneo treatments in private our sister property, just minutes away by boat to Spa Suites. Three dedicated treatment rooms. nearby Polish Bay. www.bungarayaresort.com LOCATION LIVING Borneo is South East Asia’s biggest Island and is collectively made up of the two East Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak. The island of Pulau Gaya is located just off Sabah’s Capital, Kota Kinabalu. (16) RIMBA VILLAS (Jungle View) presents you with a beautiful views of the lush tropical jungle and hills. We invite you to rest your head as the cool jungle breeze envelopes your private suite. Extend your window a little wider and allow our gentle cicadas lullaby you to sleep. (6) PANTAI VILLAS (Lagoon View) flaunt a cozy terrace, take in the view of our beautiful resort living in its splendor. At night, watch it light up to serene beauty as its friendly huts rest in unison. Feel at one with us in this sociable yet personal terrain, capturing the enduring vistas of Mt. Kinabalu on the distant horizon. Gaya Island is the largest of the five islands that make up the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Marine Park. The resort is located tucked away in Malohom Bay facing the South China Sea.
ARCHITECTURAL STYLE 44 over water, tropical villas are architecturally designed to enhance the soothing sounds of the surf below while capturing the enduring vistas of Mt. Kinabalu on the distant horizon. At its heart, the resort is about protecting and re‐generating our precious Marine Ecology, and the only such property to feature its own, on‐site Marine Ecology Research Centre passionately propagating endangered Giant Clams and restoring natural coral reefs; where guests of all ages actively participate in restoring vibrant life back to once damaged ocean floors. Striking the perfect balance of forward thinking ecology and indulgent luxury, Gayana Eco Resort pampers both the body and the enlightened soul.
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MACAC TRANSPORTATION & FLIGHTS — KOTA KINABALU INT’L AIRPORT Poolside, Western Fusion Restaurant with towering, wood fired Pizza Oven. Open: B/L/D — 7 days DISTANCE FROM INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT BRUNEI .5 HOURS LATITUDE LOUNGE KUALA LUMPUR 2.5 HOURS Enjoy Beverages & Cocktails as the sunsets over the SINGAPORE 2.5 HOURS horizon. Opens 5pm daily. Managers Cocktails HONG KONG 3 HOURS reception with traditional music on Friday evenings. HO CHI MINH CITY 5.5 HOURS THE KOI * SYDNEY 8 HOURS A modern European Bistro with a contemporary flair with the largest wine selection in the region. Open: B/L/D — 7 days LEISURE FACILITIES PANTAI GRILL * Set right in the sand at the waters edge our laid‐back, oceanfront dining. Open: Lunch — Sunset Destination Dining — Stunning over water pavilions provide romantic settings for private dining. THE WINE CAVE * Underground wines cellar with 2,500 bottles, intimate bar, private dinning room and cigar bar patio. * Located at sister resort — Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa, Complimentary scheduled boat transfer. (4) BAKAU VILLAS (Mangrove View) offer the rear delight of views from your balcony across the water to the rich tropical mangroves. Steps lead into the ocean as the sea opens up to airy space, find solace as you gaze into natures structural art. (18) BAYU VILLAS (Ocean View) our finest accommodations; as its name indicates a truly sensory experience as a constant breeze carries freshness in the air accompanying your perfect view of an endless sea. The idyllic backyard of coral reef and crystal clear waters cascading on your steps makes this suite a class above the rest. RESTAURANTS & BARS
ALU ALU Malaysia’s finest Chinese Seafood restaurant features spectacular overwater seating, an encyclopedic menu of specialized cuisine and the very freshest seafood derived from our own organic fish farm. Infinity Edge Pool Solace Spa PADI Dive Centre, Snorkeling, On Site Wreck Sites, Coral Reefs Conference Facilities for up to 40 Jungle Trekking, Kayaking, Paddle Boards, Peddle Boats VILLA FEATURES
Villa size from 609 to 816 sq. feet
24 Hour Room Service
Complimentary Bottled Drinking Water
LCD Satellite Television and DVD System
In Room Safe
Coffee & Tea Makers in every room
Complimentary Wi‐Fi Internet Access
Bayu Villa with private balcony with direct access to the sea, including balcony breakfast delivered by boat GAYANA SALES & RESERVATION OFFICE Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal Jalan Haji Saman, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia Tel: +60 88 380 390 Fax: +60 88 381 390 E‐mail: [email protected]‐eco‐resort.com RESORT LOCATION Malohom Bay, Gaya Island, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia Tel: +60 88 271 098 Fax: +60 19 881 6527 E‐mail: [email protected]‐eco‐resort.com Website: www.gayana‐eco‐resort.com