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Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

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Staines, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely wonderful 5* hotel in beautiful grounds. Lobby:- Beautiful lobby where you could sit and also there was a lobby lounge bar 2pm-12. Receptionists very friendly and helpful. On arrival they sounded the gong for me and sat me down with a drink and a cold towel and explained what I needed to know. I felt very welcome after an...

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Blackpool, Lancashire
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It simply doesn't get much better than this! Our second visit staying in the Ocean Wing was every bit as special as the first. Loved the spacious, well equipped room, the beautiful bathroom and must make special mention of the huge bath on the veranda where I spent a good deal of time in quiet contemplation gazing at the ocean!!....

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The resort is like paradise. The people around here are very friendly, you will always get a smile. Overall resort cleanliness t is excellent. Very enjoy and relax.my kids are very happy staying here. The food is fabulous. Chef Daniel Peh is the best chef I ever met.

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1Thank Fearedox
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at this resort. It exceeded our already high expectations of the Shangri-La brand. Our rooms in the garden wing were on the 4th floor and had a great view of the gardens and the ocean beyond. They were very clean and well appointed. From check-in to check-out everybody was so helpful and friendly. They all...

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

parents with children below 12 years with greatly appreciate this kids club. Enjoy your time and your let your kids be attended by friendly hotel staff. The design and water depth swimming pool is also safe for kids

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was fortunate to spend a week at the Shangri-La Rasa Ria in Sabah. This is arguably one of the best resorts in the whole South-East Asia. The location is superb, remote indeed, no walk outs for a town stroll, but surrounded by an incredible nature reserve and fronted by a postcard-view beach. They have well organised visits to the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in th ocean wing. The upgrade was well worth it. We got the family package. The buffet breakfast and dinner were really good, and the room minibar was well replenished everyday at no extra charge...beers included. The resort is beautiful and pretty new. The beach is nice and the recreational activities are plenty. For sure will recommend to...

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Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear FrancisNat, Thank you for taking the time to share your Rasa Ria experience with us. We are glad that you and your family had a wonderful time during your stay. We do hope that you visit us again soon, and look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Alfons Olim Resident Manager Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were 100% satisfied. Good food, very nice room with beautiful view to the ocean. If you eant more privacy, schoose ocean wing. Swimming pool was nice and not overgrowded. Perfect for family with small kids.

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Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Katsir, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are very happy that your stay was 100% satisfactory. We do hope that you will visit us again soon, and we look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Alfons Olim Resident Manager Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After staying at the Shangri La Tanjung Aru at the beginning of our trip we had high hopes for the Rasa Ria which we'd heard was even better. It is about an hour drive north of Kota Kinabalu, which wasn't too expensive in a taxi. On arrival we were shown to our room on the top floor. The room itself...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sublime location, soothing and nurturing atmosphere made possible by glorious surroundings and facilities and incredible staff. Upgrade to the Ocean Wing recommended.Fantastic food choices, beautifully maintained grounds and a large variety of recreational options.

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Shangri-LaRasaRia, Resident Manager at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jo_curtis21, Thank you for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We do hope that you visit us again soon, and look forward to welcoming you back here again. Sincerely, Alfons Olim Resident Manager Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is set on Pantai Dalit beach surrounded by 400 acres of lush tropical vegetation, including a unique nature reserve. Here you'll find a remarkable array of indigenous flora and fauna. Unexpected encounters with hornbills who glide right overhead during breakfast, a friendly bear cat greeting you from a tree or the occasional wild rabbit, iguana or squirrel crossing your path are all part of the magic of this remarkable resort. Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa goes beyond the offerings of Kota Kinabalu hotels by providing numerous options for relaxation. This includes the magnificent Spa at Dalit Bay, a wide range of water sports, Rasa Ria's own catamarans for cruises and deep sea fishing, a challenging 18-hole championship golf course, tennis, horse riding, a fitness centre and, of course, a fun-filled Kids' Club to care for younger visitors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Address: Pantai Dalit Beach, Tuaran 89208, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Tuaran
Price Range: £151 - £256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 499
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Also Known As:
Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Shangri Las Rasa Ria Hotel
Shangri La Rasa Ria Resort
Rasa Ria Resort
Shangri Las Rasa Ria Resort
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“Try and get a high room, I did ask but got a 3rd floor one”
 of 5 bubbles hulagirlSurrey, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Recommend you upgrade to the Ocean Wing - fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles Kathycruising, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Do pay the extra and get yourself in the Premium Ocean Wing. It's worth every penny”
 of 5 bubbles alfredo639, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“For a good sea view, get a room on floor 4 or above. There are a total of 6 floors altogether at the Ocean Wing.”
 of 5 bubbles RaziefE, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Take Ocean Wing if you afford to pay for it. You won't regret!!!! Rooms, Restaurant and swimming pool are not crowd of people”
 of 5 bubbles jackc695, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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