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Hotel Description

5-star beachfront resort near Sabah State Mosque

Beachside getaway

A stay at this Tanjung Aru resort places you within 3 miles (5 km) of Sabah State Mosque and 6 miles (10 km) of Imago Shopping Mall. Anjung Samudera and Gaya Street Sunday Market are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Poolside dining

This luxury resort features a full-service spa, a marina, and 3 restaurants. There's fun for all ages with a free kid's club and a children's pool, and barbecue grills are available on site. Enjoy the 3 outdoor tennis courts and perks like free self parking and a free shopping center shuttle.

Free WiFi, balconies

The 498 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Other amenities include balconies, coffee/tea makers, and LCD TVs with cable channels.

Room, 2 Twin Beds, Mountain View (Kinabalu)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$92* Per night/room Jun 21 - Jun 22

Room, 2 Twin Beds, Sea View (Kinabalu)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Tanjung Sea View, Room, 2 Twin Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Horizon Club, Club Room, 1 King Bed, Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Kinabalu Family Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Mountain View (Kinabalu)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

About the Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

Location No. 20, Jalan Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah 88100

Property Features

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu offers its guests a full-service spa, a marina, and outdoor tennis courts. There are 3 restaurants on site, as well as a snack bar/deli and a grocery/convenience store. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. Event space at this resort measures 7190 square feet (668 square meters) and includes conference space. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center are also featured at the luxury Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Kota Kinabalu resort.

  • 498 guestrooms or units
  • 2 buildings
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 7190 sq ft of conference space
  • 668 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1983
  • Bar by the pool
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Game room or arcade
  • Library
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 3
  • Children's club (free)
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport (BKI) (7.3 km / 4.5 mi)
  • Train station: Tanjung Aru Station (3.5 km / 2.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free shopping center shuttle; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu offers 498 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled 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 daily.

  • Private balcony
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10:30 AM.

Cafe' TATU - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Borneo Lounge; Bar - Overlooking the pool, this lobby lounge serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Shang Palace - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Coco-Joe's Bar; Grill - This poolside restaurant specializes in barbecue and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Sunset Bar - Overlooking the ocean, this bar serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a waterslide, a sauna, and a fitness center.

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

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Water skiing on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Parasailing on site

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite 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.

  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Shangri-la advises that they will automatically enroll guests who are not citizens of Malaysia, with check-in dates from April 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, into Shangri-la’s COVID-19 emergency medical coverage at no additional cost. For further details of the program please contact the hotel.

Guests who book breakfast-inclusive rate plans will receive breakfast for guests age 12 and older.

Guests arriving after 11:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 198.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

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  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

Guests will 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 beginning July 1, 2021. 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've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between MYR 90.00 and MYR 110.00 for adults, 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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • 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

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.