- Expertly Crafted
- Peace of Mind
Tucked within 400 acres of rainforest next to a white-sand beach, Shangri La’s Rasa Ria Resort is a tropical paradise. With a private nature reserve and beach, a spa, and an 18-hole championship golf course, it’s the ultimate way to start or end a trip to Malaysian Borneo.
The spacious rooms and suites are divided between the Garden Wing and Ocean Wing. All rooms are appointed with neutral earthy tones, marble bathrooms, and expansive balconies overlooking the forest, gardens or sea. The Ocean Wing offers the ultimate in luxury, with private outdoor tubs and daybeds, and exclusive access to the wing’s private pool, Jacuzzi and garden.
With nine restaurants and bars, there’s a range of local and international cuisine including Malaysian, Indian, Japanese, Italian, and French. Sampan Bar serves cocktails in front of the sunset.
The resort offers a multitude of activities from watersports and nature treks, to golfing, deep sea fishing and horseback riding.
Shangri-La Rasa Ria Information
420 rooms split between the Garden Wing and Ocean Wing.
40-minute road transfer from Kota Kinabalu Airport.
Horse riding, water sports, jungle trekking, white water rafting, climbing Mount Kinabalu.
Welcome and very well catered for. Children’s club, babysitting, children’s meals.
- Swimming pool and children’s pool, plus private swimming pool and Jacuzzi pool for Ocean Wing guests
- Spa and hair salon
- 9 restaurants and bars
- 18-hole golf course
- Private nature reserve
- Health club with fully equipped gym and tennis court
- Babysitting services and children’s club
- Watersports; white-water rafting etc.
- River boat tours
- Horseback riding
- Nature and tree top canopy walk
- Bird and wildlife spotting
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa offers great accommodation but also a host of activities; the 18-hole championship golf course is very impressive and the property’s location on the beach means that watersports are plentiful. For a touch of luxury, we recommend staying in the Ocean Wing with private lobby, swimming pool area and exclusive breakfast.
We won't take you to the usual tourist traps, instead we'll introduce you to people that show you the true side of a country. With our contacts in each destination, we can arrange for you to meet locals away from the crowds and ensure an authentic experience.
You can rely on our extensive first-hand knowledge and years of experience in the country you’re visiting. We use only the best expert guides, and provide insider tips on the local customs, and everything from vibrant festivals to hidden Himalayan monasteries
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