Gayana Eco Lodge, Sabah

Sister hotel to Bunga Raya, The Gayana Marine Resort has a simple and more rustic theme, reflected in the price, and offers a more marine eco-experience with additional land adventures .

Description & Location

The Gayana Eco Lodge Resort is located on Gaya island, just 15 minutes by speedboat from the pier at Kota Kinabalu following 15 minutes transfer from the airport. All of the accommodation is grouped around the secluded bay with a dense forest backdrop.

Gaya Island has no roads, just jungle trekking paths. Only three small boutique hotels (Gayana, Bunga Raya and a newish YTL property) and an authentic fishing village on stilts. No shopping or organised night-life here, although Kota Kinabulu has a surprisingly good selection of mega shopping malls!

It is eco-themed, with the emphasis on nature both on land and sea.



Accommodation

The 44 rooms are built on stilts in traditional Malay style, and either faces the jungle, lagoon or are overwater.

A more recent addition has been the opening of several one-bedroom luxury suites, with glass floor viewing panel and plunge pool.

All have been recently enhanced, with brighter more contemporary furnishing but still reflecting a Sabah influence.

Facilities and Activities

Restaurant choice | Sunset Bar

Dive centre. Gayana is the perfect place for snorkelling or diving adventures.

A real highlight of the resort is the Marine Ecology Research Centre, designed to create active awareness of the rich marine life beneath the sea.

Amenities
Infinity Pool, Spa
CHIC CHECK

Sister hotel to Bunga Raya, The Gayana Marine Resort has a simple and more rustic theme, reflected in the price, and offers a more marine eco-experience with additional land adventures.

There is a speedboat shuttle between the two resorts, takes about 10 minutes. As with Bunga Raya, you do need to be comfortable with a natural jungle backdrop. Choice of restaurant, with the seafood option, particularly suggested. It can be view, choose, cook and eat within minutes!

The immediate beach is rocky and small, but more expansive just to the right. Plus you can take the shuttle to Bunga Raya where you can enjoy probably one of the best beaches in the entire region.

Gayana Eco Lodge, Sabah, Malaysia

Tours and Activities

display-posts taxonomy=category tax_term=current taxonomy_2=category tax_2_term=tours-activities tax_relation=AND

More hotels in this location

No Results Found

The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.

We are Travel Specialists in the Following Locations:

“There’s no such thing as the best hotel, just the right one…”

 

Click for Booking Terms, Price Guides & Flight Information

All price guides are Per Person Sharing Double Room (Entry level), based on travel between May and/or June when prices are generally at their lowest and include promotional offers.

Supplements will probably apply at other times, particularly mid-summer in the Med, and for rooms and/or transfers arranged for single travellers.

For example, the Caribbean and Indian Ocean prices for winter can be approximately double the May – June level and about 50% more in Asia.

For the Mediterranean & Canary IslandsCaribbeanArabia and the Indian Ocean (except Sri Lanka) price guides generally include airfare and transfers.

*For Sri Lanka and Far East we show a per person per night hotel guide, excluding air fare, as arrangements tend to be individually tailored multi-centre itineraries.

Please refer to Travel Advice on our home page or look at www.fco.gov.uk as the Foreign Office may have issued specific destination information on safety and terrorism.

 

Click for our CHIC Locations Booking Terms & Conditions PDF

All of the holidays arranged by Chic Locations are fully bonded for your financial protection, with our
ABTA bond securing accommodation/land only holidays, and our ATOL licence (number 6389) protecting air inclusive holidays.

Contact a Chic Travel Specialist Today!

Call +44 (0)208 944 1973

Chic Locations

The Luxury Boutique

Tour Operator