Malohom Bay, Gaya
Island, Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
Rating : 5 stars
Check-in time - 13:00pm
Check-out time - 11:30am
Tempted to stay? All guests to
their own exclusive cozy suite. Each thatched roofed home possesses a
modern interior with a touch of homely local flavour. Guests can choose
to stay in any one of our four designs : RIMBA, PANTAI, BAKAU and BAYU.
RIMBA (Jungle Villa)
Presents you with a beautiful view of the 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 to
lullaby you to sleep.
PANTAI (Lagoon Villa)
From this cozy terrace, take a look at our beautiful resort living in
its splendour. 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
BAKAU (Mangrove Villa)
Enjoy this rare delight- a view of tropical mangroves. As the sea
opens up to airy space, find solace in nature as you gaze into natural
structural art. Like a painting that prods the depths of your soul,
allow this view to prompt your senses to life.
BAYU (Ocean Villa)
As its name indicates, allow ocean breeze to blow your mind away.
Guests can enjoy a truly sensory experience as constant breeze carrying
freshness in the air accompanies 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.
Gayana take room service to a
supreme level of its own. All orders will be gracefully delivered by
gondola to your private deck where your personal butler will create your
exclusive dining experience set against a magnificent view. Imagine
sleeping in and waking up to a delectable and sumptuous breakfast,
served on your seaside balcony waiting just for you. All Bakau and Bayu
suites come with their very own floating deck. You can begin your day's
discoveries with a dive from your very own private water entry from your
balcony. 44 luxurious rooms with King/Twin beds. Single storey of
contemporary tropical style architecture.
2 units per building
Open deck area
Safe deposit box in room
29 inch LCD Television
Attached shower with heater
Room service from 0700 to 2200
Bottled drinking water
Coffee and tea making facilities
Individually controlled air-conditioned
Have a fun yet tranquil day at
Gayana. Kayak through emerald waters. Explore awe-inspiring mangroves.
Catch a sight of Hornbills perched on century old trees. Trek through
thick jungles bursting with butterflies, birds, cicadas, and endless
flora. Dive into ocean treasures or sunbathe afloat its waters as you
smile at happy seahorses, and gigantic clams. Whatever you choose, allow
us to keep you entertained.
Sheltered from disruptive swells, Gayana's sea top offers a
gentle kayaking experience packed with loads of adventure. An expert
will be glad to show you the way, or become a mock-member of the hit
show "Survivor" as you explore the tropical bays around you. After a
satisfying escapade at the sea, rest at shore while we set up a
scrumptious picnic for you at your chosen bay. Paddle your way to the
nearby mangroves and be transported to a timeless journey. As the sounds
around you slowly mute, allow yourself to drift into a meandering path
into the shaded mangroves. Hear the lap of waves soothe away, as
Hornbills and jungle friends welcome you to their private lodging.
Trek through our very own tropical rainforest boasting 40% of
Malaysia's flora and fauna. Situated just next to our poolside
restaurant, trekkers would enjoy a splendid two hour trail into the
island's hidden treasures. Along the way, allow our experienced local
guide to point out our jungle's hidden secrets. As you pass through
green wood paths, watch little butterflies flutter in a dance as you
make your way to our look out point. From there, a breathtaking view of
the islands and endless sea will hold you captivated, as you sip on
refreshing bottles of water with compliments. Impromptu trekking is of
no worry. Allow us to provide you with your every need.
Guests who crave a variety of Eco -friendly activities are
invited to other availabilities such as island hoping, canoeing, and day
trips to the city. Guests can also explore other facets of Sabah through
a variety of other activities including (but certainly not limited to) :
Kayaking, Snorkeling, Jungle Trekking, Underwater Fish Feeding, Fishing
(Catch and release), Sunset Cruises, Coral Planting, HornBill Beach
excursion, Golf, Fish Market, Gaya Street Market, Shopping, At Gayana,
we strive to fulfill your every request.
THE ALU ALU SEAFOOD RESTAURANT
The Alu Alu Restaurant offers diners a magnificient view of
Malohom Bay and the marine life in the waters surrounding the resort.
Here, guests will enjoy a sumptuous meal of some of the freshest and
most mouth-watering seafood in Sabah. The Alu Alu is also available for
groups and corporate bookings.
THE FUSION POOLSIDE RESTAURANT
The Fusion Poolside Restaurant is a new addition to Gayana Eco
Resort's amenities. Fronting the infinity pool and the sea, guests will
be able to relax and dine at the same time.
Unwind in style at the Gaya Lounge located at the lobby with your
favorite beverage and book or magazine accompanied by a stunning view of
the tranquil waves. Books, magazines and newspapers are also readily
available for your reading pleasure.
The largest of these islands is
Pulau Gaya upon which the luxurious Gayana Eco Resort is located, just
20 minutes by boat from Kota Kinabalu itself. Pulau Gaya is home to
numerous species including Toucan hornbills, monitor lizards, macaque
monkeys and countless number of marine life and the Gayana Eco Resort is
nestled in the tropical wilderness along the shores of Gaya Island and
here, visitors will be caressed by the gentle lapping waters of the
South China Sea and have their senses relaxed and rejuvenated by the
sounds and mystery of the surrounding rainforest and reef.
Rays of sun seep through your door,
gently awakening your rested eyes. You nestle further into soft white
sheets only to hear the soothing sound of waves lapping up the shore.
You open your door. Crystal water, cascades onto your steps, playfully
nipping at your toes. You smile.
Welcome to Gayana Eco Resort, an
enchanting Eutopia nestling within the shores of North Borneo. This rich
blend of mystical mother nature and luxurious civilization lies only 20
minutes from bustling Kota Kinabalu City. Thatched roofs humbly overlook
the captivating South China Sea while imperial rainforest rests
unscathed. Quietly, beneath this grandeur lies sumptuous marine life,
home to giant clams and happy clown fish that greet delighted snorkelers
Be inspired by this life giving
island as you nest away in your own cozy terrain. Embrace a new zest for
life with an iced lemon tea and a soak through infinity. Be entranced as
you gaze into a world beyond your horizon and visit our very own MERC
where maritime is brought to life with the utmost authenticity.
Ferry Transfer : From KK Ferry
Terminal to Gayana Eco Resort :
12:30pm, 14:30pm, 16:30pm
From Gayana Eco Resort to KK Ferry
Ferry Transfer Rates - 0n scheduled
Adult (12 years and above) : RM45.00 | Child (2 - 11 years) : RM25.00
Before boarding the ferry (at the Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal jetty),
kindly register yourself at the Gayana Eco Resort counter which is
located at the ferry terminal building. Please be at the ferry terminal
at least 10 minutes before departure. The ferry departs according the
above schedule. Transfers outside of the scheduled ferry times are
available at RM150.00 per way. The ferry operator reserves the right to
change the ferry schedule without prior notice.
The journey to Gayana Eco Resort
will take about 30 minutes from Kota Kinabalu International Airport to
the Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal and 20 minutes by ferry to the island