Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

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Overview of Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

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Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

5.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
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No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTanjung Aru Perdana Park14 min walk
  • Popular LocationSabah State Mosque9 min drive
  • Popular LocationSutera Harbour11 min drive
  • AirportKota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.)14 min drive

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About this area

Kota Kinabalu

Located on the beach, Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu is in Tanjung Aru, a neighbourhood in Kota Kinabalu with good airport proximity. Sabah State Mosque and Kota Kinabalu City Mosque are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Imago Shopping Mall and Gaya Street Sunday Market. Travelling with kids? Consider Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, or check out an event or a game at Likas Stadium. Practise your golf swing on a nearby course, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as hiking/biking trails in the area.

What's nearby

  • Tanjung Aru Perdana Park - 14 min walk
  • Sabah State Mosque - 9 min drive
  • Sabah State Museum - 11 min drive
  • Sutera Harbour - 11 min drive
  • Imago Shopping Mall - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Tanjung Aru Station - 7 min drive
  • Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.) - 13 min drive

About this property

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

5-star beach resort with a full-service spa
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants.
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu offers 498 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature a safe and free newspapers. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature down duvets. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, dressing gowns, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

3 outdoor tennis courts and a marina are featured at the resort. An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the on-site spa, which has 8 treatment rooms. Services include hot stone massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, Japanese, Korean, Malay

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60ยฐC or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Valet parking on site (MYR 10 per day)
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free shopping centre shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AMโ€“10:30 AM: MYR 90.00-110.00 for adults and MYR 50.00-60.00 for children
  • 3 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Restaurants on site

  • Cafe' TATU
  • Borneo Lounge; Bar
  • Shang Palace
  • Coco-Joe's Bar; Grill
  • Sunset Bar

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor tennis courts
  • Aerobics classes
  • Arcade/games room
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Scuba diving
  • Shopping
  • Snorkelling
  • Tennis
  • Waterskiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Free children's club
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)
  • Water slide

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop
  • Library
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (7190 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms - 3

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Marina on site
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 8 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Down duvet
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests who book breakfast-inclusive rate plans will receive breakfast for guests age 12 and older.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 198.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property from 1 January 2023. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between MYR 90.00 and MYR 110.00 for adults, and MYR 50.00 and MYR 60.00 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: MYR 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 198.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The listed child breakfast fee applies to guests age 11 and younger.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort Spa
Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Kota Kinabalu
Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort
Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort Kota Kinabalu
Tanjung Aru
Shangri La Kota Kinabalu
Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Hotel
Shangri Las Tanjung Aru Resort
Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La`s Tanjung Aru Resort And Spa
Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort Spa
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu Resort
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu Resort Kota Kinabalu

Frequently asked questions

Does Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 17 Aug 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 10 Sept 2022 start from RMย 588.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu?

Self-parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu?

Checkout is at noon.

Does Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle.

Where is Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu located?

This Tanjung Aru resort is on the beach, 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Sabah State Mosque, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Imago Shopping Mall and Tunku Abdul Rahman Park. Anjung Samudera and Gaya Street Sunday Market are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 594 out of 1001 reviews
5 - Excellent 59%
Rating 4 - Good. 281 out of 1001 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 71 out of 1001 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 31 out of 1001 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 24 out of 1001 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice resort, wonderful staff, good see view, great breakfast and in room dining, but the only down side is the WiFi. Internet was very slow. Please do something with it. Thanks!
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice hotel , excellent staffs, spacious rooms, I enjoyed my stay . Thanks to all
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Kids friendly resort. Room maintain quite well. Love the breakfast buffer
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Food is bad but the stay is okay
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Outstanding Stay
I canโ€™t say one negative thing about my stay
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good hotel
Very comfortable hotel. I want go there again.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021