Winning multiple awards from top leisure magazines, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru & Spa offers five-star luxury with the world-class CHI Spa, seven dining options, and an outdoor pool with water jets.

Stunning ocean or mountain views can be enjoyed from private balconies that feature outdoor seating. Luxurious bathrooms have bathtubs and separate shower cubicles. Free Wi-Fi is available.

With a private beachfront offering several water sports, Shangri-La also has a nine-hole golf course and a large water play area with waterslides and a toddlers pool. On a private island, the CHI Spa offers pampering massages. It also has a recreational club offering everything from jet skiing, wake boarding, wind surfing, and a dive center.  Parents and children will love the kids club.

Dining options include Shang Palace which is well known for its dim sum and Coco-Joe’s Bar & Grill that serves refreshing cocktails, fresh seafood and an a la carte menu. Live entertainment accompanies light refreshments at Borneo Lounge and Bar.  The resorts’s Sunset Bar is known as one of the world’s top 7 places to view sunsets.

Surrounded by tropical landscapes, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa is a ten-minute drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport.

Our promise ‘Shangri-La Cares’ comes straight from the heart. It underpins the caring spirit of our brand and guides our unrelenting efforts to ensure your well-being and comfort.

As part of our ongoing efforts to create a trusted and nurturing environment for you, we have embraced a series of safety standards and precautionary measures across our hotels including: increased frequency of sanitisation, enabling safe distancing practices, reinforced food safety standards, and comprehensive training for our colleagues on the new safety and hygiene standards.

Whilst we implement these enhanced standards and guidelines across our hotels, rest assured our teams are going above and beyond to ensure that you will have complete confidence and peace of mind during your stay so you can enjoy the moments that truly matter.

To learn more about our health and safety commitment, visit


Rooms are available as standard rooms, deluxe and executive suites comes with a spectacular view of the sea or the mountain. Each room is equipped with an ensuite bathroom and internet access.


• Café TATU 
Contemporary restaurant featuring a varied buffet breakfast and dinner in an open-kitchen design. Lunch is available à la carte. 

• Coco-Joe’s Bar & Grill 
Contemporary beach restaurant and bar serves refreshing cocktails, fresh seafood and an a la carte menu 

• Shang Palace 
Serves dim sum, available for breakfast on weekends only and lunch, as well as its mouth-watering choice of Cantonese and Chinese fare during lunch and dinner daily.

• Sunset Bar 
Featuring a uniquely shaped roof inspired by the traditional indigenous homes of Borneo, Sunset Bar’s allure lies in its unique location on a private island, serving cocktail and drinks.

Facilities & Services

Outdoor swimming pool, room services, tour desk, laundry, currency exchange, fitness center, spa, souvenir shop, tennis courts, pitch & putt, kids’ club, STAR Marina (with its own jetty, nail bar and Heritage Pearls Borneo.





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