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Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa

No. 20 Jalan Aru | Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“satay” (15 reviews)
“minimum spend” (13 reviews)
“watch the sun” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Malaysian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
No. 20 Jalan Aru | Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday

I rate poor for the service and value at Shangri-La but for the view, it's EXCELLENT!!! As you can see from the pictures I've attached, it's really breathtaking and worth watching the sunset. If there's another place where the group wanna watch the sunset from,...More

Thank ongjanice1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely get here early and get a good view of the amazing sunsets! If you miss the sunset come here after dinner and make the most of happy hour while listening to the waves!More

Thank goundar-morton
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear goundar-morton, Thank you so much for sharing your experience here and for giving the Bar full rating! We'd love to welcome you back again soon - whether it's for the sunset, the gentle lapping of the waves or just to soak in the tropical...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommended Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa because of it's beautiful sunset view. You will enjoy the view when the day is in good weather. Best place to relax and enjoy the sunset even though you are travelling solo. Good...More

Thank EthanHuntNeo
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear EthanHuntNeo, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review of the Sunset Bar and for giving it full rating. I am delighted to hear that you had enjoyed the serenity there. We'd love to welcome you back again soon. Until...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bar is the best place in Kota Kinabalu to watch the sun set. Which are some of the best sunsets I have ever seen. The staff are amazing and the food/ cocktails are great. If you are thinking of going here. Do it, its...More

Thank Sara R
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sara R, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us and for giving us full rating! We'd love to welcome you back again soon. Until then, may you catch many more spectacular sunsets. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right at the edge of Shangri-la Tanjung Aru, this bar makes for a great place for relaxing drinks. Came over at night and it was nice and breezy (till a torrential downpour, no... storm, came over us - but no complaints of that, it was...More

Thank Johnathan T
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Johnathan T, Thank you very much for sharing your experience here with us. We're absolutely delighted to hear that you had enjoyed your time at the Bar. It's one of our favourite places to hide out after dinner as well! Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to have a drink especially during happy hour. Make a reservation if you want to secure a table. Relaxing live jazz music.

Thank John S
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear John S, We are delighted to hear that you had had a relaxing time at the Bar. Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us here. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is absolutely the place have a cocktail to watch the sunset over the South China sea. However, when we arrived, we were told that we had to have a booking to sit where we sat on one of the loungers overlooking the sea. As...More

1  Thank Peter B
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Peter B, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Please accept our apologies for the shortcomings you experienced while at the Bar. Thank you for pointing it out to us, we will give our colleagues additional training. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The staff were very pleasant but unfortunately the weather was not so no sunset. The bar is a walk away from the main area of the hotel and is a little dark at night.More

Thank stephanie s
ShangriLa_TAH, Director Of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear stephanie s, I am very, very sorry you missed seeing a Borneo sunset while you were here. We will be sure to post photos of brilliant sunsets on our social media platforms next time. I sincerely hope we will see you here again one...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the shangri la and had to book three days in advance to get a table....yet when we got here its chaotic....people that hadnt booked were wandering up....it bacame crowded and oppresive....also the menu is small...but over all a wonderful view .....just watch...More

Thank Suzanne C
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Dear Suzanne C, Thank you for sharing your review here. We will work on improving our services from the comments you have made here and hope we will have the opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Yours sincerely,

Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is one of the most breathtaking places to view sunset while enjoying your drinks and favorite cuisine. If you visit Kota Kinabalu but not visit this place, then surely you are missing out on something spectacular.More

Thank FHM2013
ShangriLa_TAH, Director Of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear FHM2013, We are absolutely delighted to hear that you've found one of our favourite spots in the resort! Thank you so much for this review and for the recommendation. We can't wait to welcome you back again soon. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of...More

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farrelfred
14 January 2017|
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Response from shrivastava_pawan | Reviewed this property |
Not if you are staying in the resort and make a booking in advance.
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Kami N
16 August 2015|
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Response from TheChoobs | Reviewed this property |
It's good to go 2 hours before sunset, that usually guarantees a spot. Enjoy the view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Bar, Malaysian
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 20 Jalan Aru | Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: 606088327868
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Description
Located in Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Peppino’s is amongst Kota Kinabalu’s treasured culinary locations for Italian fine dining. Touted as one of Malaysia’s Best Restaurants since 2002, Peppino’s promises patrons impeccable authentic Italian cuisine complemented by unforgettable Shangri-La hospitality.
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