Book your room at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Borneo Garden DeluxeMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)
Ocean Panorama DeluxeMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)
Borneo Seaview RoomMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)
Executive Panorama DeluxeMax Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 1 infant)
2 Bedroom Spa SuiteMax Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 1 infant)
Resort with private beach, full-service spa
Located in Kota Kinabalu (Karambunai Peninsula), Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai is within the vicinity of Borneo Marine Research Institute and 1 Borneo Hypermall.
This 4.5-star resort is within the region of University of Malaysia Sabah and Tun Mustapha Tower.
Make yourself at home in one of the 485 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can get some exercise with a round of golf or enjoy a lazy day at the private beach. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can get to nearby shops on the shuttle (surcharge).
Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 5 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a beach bar or a poolside bar.
Featured amenities include limo/town car service, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Kota Kinabalu? This resort has facilities measuring 29536 square feet (2745 square meters), including meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request).Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
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- One of the dining venues
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Unwind on the resort's private beach. Enjoy a summer holiday at Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai, where you can work on your swing at the golf course or spend a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.
Dining is available at one of the resort's 5 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a beach bar and a poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This luxury resort also offers a children's pool, a steam room, and a sauna.
- Number of buildings/towers - 8
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Children's club (surcharge)
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Number of floors - 5
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Coffee shop or café
- Fitness facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free Wi-Fi
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Concierge services
- Luggage storage
- Tennis on site
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 485
- Poolside bar
- Beach bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of restaurants - 5
- Conference space size (feet) - 29536
- Conference space size (meters) - 2745
- Number of meeting rooms - 8
- Golf course on site
- Private beach nearby
- Direct access to private beach
- Beach umbrellas
- Steam room
- Children's pool
- Year Built 1997
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
In your room
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Satellite TV service
- Complimentary bottled water
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Turndown service
- Room service (24 hours)
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Eat and drink
The Penyu Cafe - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The Kingfisher - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Olives, Mediterranean - This restaurant serves dinner only.
Noble House - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.
Muffins - Onsite delicatessen.
24-hour room service is available.
Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center.
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Water skiing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Golfing on site
- Hiking/biking trails on site
- Racquetball/squash on site
- Tennis on site
Borneo Spa has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.
- Number of treatment rooms 8
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Massages on beach
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
The fine print for Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
When you arrive
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Please note: Suites and Villas are 1.3 miles (2 kilometers) from the main resort; complimentary shuttle service to/from the main resort is available every 30 minutes.
The property advises that cooking, parties, barbecues, and outside food are not allowed in guestrooms, suites, and villas.
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
No pets or service animals allowed
- Rollaway bed fee: MYR 127.60 per night
We should mention
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
Royal Bornean Indulgence
Book a 3-night minimum stay now - March 31, 2015 in a "Royal Bornean Indulgence" rate category, for travel during the same period, and receive the following:
- Daily breakfast for 2
- 1-hour Borneo massage for 2 per room/stay
- 45-minute clarifying body scrub or body glower wrap for 2 per room/stay
- Welcome Layo tea and high-fiber refreshment for 2 per room/stay
- 1 complimentary souvenir and voucher per room/stay
Book a 3-night minimum stay now - March 31, 2015 in a "Discover Karambunai " rate category, for travel during the same period, and receive the following:
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Daily breakfast for 2
- 1 set dinner for 2 per room/stay
- Choice of 1-hour bicycle ride or nature walk for 2 per room/stay
- 1 batik painting for 2 per room/stay