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Bungaraya Island Resort

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

91 Excellent 356 Reviews
Bungaraya Island Resort
Unwind in tropical paradise at Bungaraya Island Resort, a luxury getaway perched on the hillsides of Polish Bay on Gaya Island off the coast of Sabah, Malaysia.

Tucked away on a hidden bay, a secluded island hideaway just of the coast of Borneo. Bungaraya Island Resort is nestled on Gaya Island’s crescent Polish Bay off the coast of Sabah, Malaysia Borneo.

A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the BungaRaya Island Resort is tucked away on a hidden bay framed by white sand beach on one side and virgin jungle on the other. Each private villa is rough hewn and terraced into the hillside reflecting simplicity of the Borneo architectural style, blending seamlessly with the comforts for the most sophisticated and discerning luxury traveler. Private balconies offer jaw dropping vistas of the beach and the South China Sea beyond. Villas range from timbered dwellings, steps from the beach, to 3 bedroom, multi-level units with wrap around decks and private plunge pools.

A dedicated hilltop spa, with exotic private pavilions, blends the finest of Traditional Asian and Western treatments capturing restorative powers of indigenous plants and oils. Facilities include the Jungle Spa, Sauna, Ice Room. Certified PADI Dive Centre, Snorkeling, Kayaks and Jungle Trekking, 30m infinity-edge pool, Wireless Internet. A fleet of boats from 28ft for island hoping to the luxurious 64ft Rafflesia. Excursions to Monkey Sanctuary, River Rafting and Mt Kinabalu climb.Oceanfront Dining at the laid back Beach Grill or the casual elegance of the Clubhouse - modern European Bistro with a contemporary flair with the largest wine selection in the region. Let the day slip away at the wine bar with a flight of Wine, Cheese and Chocolate or for the ultimate overwater experience reserve a Private Pavilion for dinning over the South China Sea.
Hotel Address:
  • Bungaraya Island Resort
  • Po Box 22036 Luyang
  • Kota Kinabalu, 88778
  • Malaysia

Location Summary
As sensual and exotic as the hibiscus flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort is a luxurious jewel set on a coral reef island just off the coast of Borneo. Nestled on the edge of the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, a 25-minute speed boat ride from Kota Kinabalu, capital of Sabah, Malaysia. Kota Kinabalu Int'l Airport: 2.5 mi/4 km, 15 minutes.
Note Bene
As sensual and exotic as the hibiscus flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort is a luxurious jewel set on a coral reef island just off the coast of Borneo. A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the resort is tucked away on a hidden bay framed by white sand beach on one side and virgin jungle on the other. Each private villa is rough hewn and terraced into the hillside reflecting simplicity of the Borneo architectural style, blending seamlessly with the comforts for the most sophisticated and discerning luxury traveler. Private balconies offer jaw dropping vistas of the beach and the South China Sea beyond. Villas range from timbered dwellings, steps from the beach, to 3 bedroom, multi-level units with wrap around decks and private plunge pools. A dedicated hilltop spa, with exotic private pavilions, blends the finest of Traditional Asian and Western treatments capturing restorative powers of indigenous plants and oils.
Fine Dining On Site
Pantai Restaurant and Bar, The Longhouse Restaurant, The Longhouse Wine Cellar, plus private dining options.
Spa Facility
The Jungle Spa.
Scuba Diving
Certified PADI Dive Centre.


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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Beach
    - Boating
    - Dining
    - Ecological Tourism
    - Hiking
    - Jogging Running
    - Sailing
    - Scuba Diving