Located off the coast of Borneo on Gaya Island, Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa features spacious villas with a private balcony. The resort features an outdoor pool and 3 dining options. Free WiFi is accessible from the villas. Decorated in wooden furnishings, every villa overlooks the jungle or the South China Sea views. It is fitted with air conditioning and a 42-inch flat-screen TV. Some villas have a private plunge pool. For your comfort, the private bathroom includes luxury amenities and a shower. The Longhouse opens for daily buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Pantai Restaurant & Bar offers fresh grilled seafood while The Koi Wine Cave houses a wide selection of cigars and wines. Guests can have pampering treatments at the spa or exercise at the gym. Alternatively, a wide range of outdoor activities such as kayaking, snorkeling and jungle trekking are offered. Friendly staff at 24-hour reception can assist you with luggage storage and laundry services. Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa is a 25-minute boat from Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal. The nearest airport is Kota Kinabalu International Airport, a 6.8 mi drive away from the ferry terminal.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Halal, Asian, American, Buffet


Fitness center


Pool table


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Gaya Island
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Katharine
    United States of America United States of America
    Property was quiet and relaxing. The facilities were accessible and well staff.
  • Thomas
    Australia Australia
    Beautiful rooms, lovely location - a little cove nestled away from KK, excellent breakfast where you can order off the menu, stand up paddle boards were great fun
  • Sin
    Malaysia Malaysia
    The way the resort was designed to fit into it's environment is the best aspect of Bungaraya. Maintenance of the property is pretty top-notch. Service is excellent too. Food from their restaurant is above average, which is unusual for hotels and...

Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • The Longhouse
    • Cuisine
      Malaysian • Local • International
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience

Resort facilities at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Private beach area
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Dining table
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Beach
  • Kids' club
  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
  • Pool table
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Outdoor swimming pool
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Malay

    House rules

    Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


    Until 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 3 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    From 1st January 2023, a tourist tax of RM 10 per room per night is applied to all foreign guests. This tax is not included in the room rate and must be paid upon check-in. Guests with a valid Malaysian Identity Card or valid permanent residents MY PR Card are exempted. Please note that guests are required to head to Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal, where the resort's check-in lounge is located.

    Boat for excursion is based on scheduled transfer and fee per person applies. Any other time, private charter boat rates applies. For more information regarding boat transfers, please contact the property directly.

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    Please inform Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

    FAQs about Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa

    • Check-in at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • The prices at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guests staying at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Halal
      • Asian
      • American
      • Buffet

    • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa on this page.

    • Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa has 1 restaurant:

      • The Longhouse

    • Room options at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Double
      • Quad

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa is 1.2 miles from the center of Gaya Island. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Spa
      • Fitness center
      • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
      • Sauna
      • Hiking
      • Pool table
      • Snorkeling
      • Diving
      • Canoeing
      • Beachfront
      • Kids' club
      • Private beach area
      • Beach
      • Swimming pool