This stunning resort on Borneo’s north coast offers 5-star luxury in a tropical setting. Set on its own private sandy beach, it has everything the discerning traveller needs for a luxurious and comfortable stay in the his fascinating country. It’s only 10 minutes by road from Kota Kinabalu International Airport and downtown Kota Kinabalu. Poring Hot Springs is just half and hour away.
A pampering session at CHI, The Spa is the perfect antidote to a busy day of sightseeing. Treatments are based on traditional Asian healing philosophies, and enjoyed on the resort’s private spa island. It also has an open yoga pavilion with a deck over the South China Sea for the ultimate in relaxation.
Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu, comprises 492 luxurious rooms and suites in two wings – the Kinabalu Wing and the Tanjung Wing. All rooms are designed to provide contemporary luxury inspired by the colours and textures of traditional Borneo. Kinabalu seaview rooms and suites offer views of both the ocean and Mount Kinabalu, while rooms in the Tanjung Wing face the South China Sea.
Head to Kinabalu National Park to explore this jungle paradise packed with natural wonders, rugged landscapes and scenic beauty for the chance to spot Orangutans in their natural habitat or the Rafflesia, the largest flower in the world. Spend the afternoon exploring the pretty town of Kota Belud and its popular market selling all kinds of things from handicrafts to local food. Back at the resort, work up a sweat in the spacious health club complete with pool or enjoy some water sports. Round off the day with a sunset cruise before dinner at Coco-Joe’s Bar and Grill.
The hotel offers several restaurants serving international and Asian gourmet specialties. Café TATU is a contemporary establishment featuring a varied buffet breakfast and dinner in an open-kitchen design. Enjoy international cuisine and cultural performances at Coco-Joe's Bar & Grill. Voted one of the best restaurants in Malaysia, Peppino has a contemporary and chic Italian ambience, while Shang Palace upholds the ancient tradition of delicious Chinese cuisine. Kota Kinabalu’s iconic Sunset Bar is perched at the edge of the South China Sea. Satisfy sweet tooth and dessert cravings at Cool Box Ice Cream Bar.
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