Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

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  • Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
  • Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
  • Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
  • Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
  • Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
  • Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

At a glance

Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa is located in Kota Kinabalu, capital of the Malaysian state of Sabah at the northern tip of Borneo.  Set amidst 25 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens on a peninsula surrounded by the waters of the South China Sea, the deluxe property consists of the four-storey Tanjung Wing and the seven-storey Kinabalu Wing.


The deluxe property is only 10 minutes from the sprawling capital of Kota Kinabalu and the Kota Kinabalu International Airport.

Couples on a romantic getaway will love

Couples will love feeling absolutely pampered with every need taken care of. The absolute luxury of the resort combined with its incredible facilities and location make for a fabulous romantic getaway.

Borneo accommodation

Using natural timber and indigenous fabrics, all 492 beautifully appointed rooms open onto a private balcony and offer panoramic views of the gardens, the sea and the outlying islands.

Best room for two on a romantic escape

The Tanjung Wing Presidential Seaview Suite offers Kota Kinabalu’s most expansive and luxurious accommodations, and is the ideal size for couples with a stunning incredible views of coral islands and the sea, spacious dressing room with two wardrobes and vanity table, luxurious one-bedroom suite with separate sitting room, dining area and marble bathroom with bathtub and private Jacuzzi.

Dining & leisure

Spread throughout the resort are seven restaurants and bars offering a selection of local and international cuisine. Perhaps no other destination in Asia offers such a wealth of recreational facilities such a water play area with slides, swimming pool with tapered shoreline and infinity section for adults, a beach and private marina, tennis courts, a nine-hole pitch and putt golf course, Cool Zone (Kids Club), Leisure Centre and Health Club. 

At the STAR Marina, one can choose to go sailing, windsurfing, water-skiing or take a day trip to the island for swimming, snorkeling or scuba diving.  Additionally, the marina also offers private charter services, fishing and diving courses and equipment for rent.

Spa & wellbeing

Guests also get to discover the life-enriching, soul-soothing and enduring effects of the spa lifestyle at the resort’s CHI, The Spa, a signature spa brand of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts inspired by the mystical legend of ‘Shangri-La’ captured in James Hilton book, Lost Horizon. The spa village consists of five single Garden Villas, three Couple Villas and an open Yoga Pavilion surrounded by the South China Sea, allowing a tranquil ambience for total relaxation.

Contact Details
No. 20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100, Malaysia
Contact No.: (60 88) 327 888
Fax: (60 88) 327 878

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