Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is nestled between a nature reserve and the golden sands of Pantai Dalit Beach. Whether your preference is to relax poolside with cocktail in hand, immerse yourself with nature, or to perfect your golf swing, the resort has an activity to cater to for you.

Inspired by the natural surrounds of Kota Kinabalu the rooms at Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa are modern, spacious and comfortable. The newly refurbished Garden Wing offers a selection of rooms that enjoy views of either the resort`s beautifully manicured gardens or the South China Sea. The Ocean Wing Premier Rooms are private and luxurious. Featuring an oversized outdoor bathtub on the terrace, these rooms provide a tranquil haven to relax and unwind.

The resort offers a myriad of activities. The 18-hole championship golf course caters to seasoned players and amateurs with lessons available at the driving range or with the resident golf pro! For some pampering, The Spa has a range of treatments to detox and revive your soul. The kids are also well catered for with an action packed kid`s club activity schedule or for a truly unique treat a hands on experience with a local ranger can be arranged. Activities available outside the resort include – River Tours, Fishing and visiting Borneo’s rainforest.

Back at the resort, guest can indulge at Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa all day menu option at the Coffee Terrace, relax at the Golfer`s Terrace pre or post a round of golf, spice up their taste buds at Naan – Flavours of India or experience local dishes found on the street stalls of Malaysia at Tepi Laut Makan Street. These and more culinary experiences await you.

Situated 40 minutes from Kota Kinabalu International airport and 35 minutes from the city’s shopping and commercial district, Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, is a fantastic choice for your next Malaysian getaway.


Garden Wing

The interior design of the newly refurbished Garden Wing is inspired by the landscape that surrounds the resort.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Private Balcony with views of either the forest, gardens or ocean
  • Satellite / Cable TV
  • In-house movie channels
  • WiFi
  • IDD Telephone
  • Electronic Safe
  • Tea/Coffee facilities
  • Bathrobe & Slippers
  • Mini-bar

Garden Wing Deluxe Room: This room type offers views of the tropical landscape from your private balcony. Size is 36m² and has a split level layout. Bedding is 1 King Bed + 1 Day Bed or 2 Single Beds + 1 Day Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults and Children.

Garden Wing Deluxe Garden View: Found on the upper levels and ground floor, this room type offers either views over the beautifully manicured gardens or when you stay on the ground floor is steps away from your personal pathway to discover the gardens. Size is 36m². Rooms on the higher levels have a split level layout, with rooms on the ground floor have a private lanai. Bedding is 1 King Bed + 1 Day Bed or 2 Single Beds + 1 Day Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults and Children.

Garden Wing Deluxe Sea View: This room type looks towards the South China Sea and the beach. Size is 36m² and has a split level layout, where a daybed can be found. Bedding is 1 King Bed + 1 Day Bed or 2 Single Beds + 1 Day Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults and Children.

Ocean Wing

Catering to travellers who are seeking a little more privacy and luxury, each room in the Ocean Wing features a daybed and an oversized bathtub on the terrace, where you can enjoy magnificent views of the South China Sea.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Private Terrace with daybed
  • Private Outdoor Bathtub
  • Cable Television
  • In-house movie channels
  • DVD entertainment system
  • WiFi
  • IDD Telephone
  • Electronic Safe
  • Tea/Coffee facilities
  • CBTL Coffee Maker
  • Bathrobe & Slippers
  • Mini-bar

Ocean Wing Premier Garden View: This stylish room type offers 90m² of luxury. Bedding is 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults and Children.

Ocean Wing Premier Seaview: Offering sea views, this stylish room type offers 90m² of luxury. Bedding is 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults and Children.


The dining options at Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa range from Malaysian and Asian favourites to popular western dishes.

Coffee Terrace: Offering all day dining with the options of inside or outside seating . Also great casual venue to pick up some daytime refreshments and snacks.

Naan – Flavours of India: Choose from a selection of spicy delicacies from the coastal region of Goa and Northern India.

Tepi Laut Makan Street: Tantalize your tastebuds with a variety of traditional dishes found in Malaysia`s hawker stalls.

Kozan, Teppan-Yaki Restaurant: This intimate Japanese teppankaki restaurant can be found in the Garden Wing.

Oceano: Is a casual fine dining restaurant, serving a range of traditional Italian dishes, prepared from locally sourced produce.

Golfer’s Terrace: Course side, this is a great venue to relax pre or post your game.

Lobby Lounge: Located in the Garden Wing, the Lobby Lounge serves a range of Cocktails & Snacks.

Sampan Bar: Relax by the beachfront and enjoy a variety of cocktails and other beverages.


  • 18 hole championship golf course, club house, putting green & driving range
  • Rasa Ria`s own nature reserve featuring native animals and plants
  • Kid`s club
  • Swimming Pools
  • Children`s swimming pool
  • Watersports activities
  • Gym
  • Reflexology Treatments
  • Day Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Tour Desk
  • Babysitting services (fee)
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry & Valet
  • On-call doctor
  • Restaurants / Bars


Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa offers a range of scheduled activities.

The following activities are free of charge:

  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Crazy Walking Challenge
  • Blowpipe Competition
  • Pool Aerobics
  • Pilates
  • Tai Chi
  • Kayak Lesson
  • Sunset Ceremony
  • Golf Putting Competitions
  • Fun Sumo Wrestling
  • Beach Soccer
  • Jogging at Dalit Bay Golf Club
  • Life Jacket Diving
  • Congkak Lesson
  • Petanque Competition
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bingo
  • Beach Jogging
  • Fun Pool Competition
  • Fun Croquet Competition
  • Coconut Leaves Weaving Session

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Fishing
  • River Boat Tours

Day Spa

The Spa: Open from 9 am to 11 pm daily, The Spa at Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa features a range of methods and holistic treatments found in many Asian cultures. The unique products sourced from natural, herbal and local produce are well known for the therapeutic properties.


Located between the Menkabong and Tambalang rivers, the 18-hole championship golf course at Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa has been designed to capture Sabah`s natural beauty. Whether you are a seasoned player or amateur, take advantage of having a hit with resident golf professional or take part in a golf lesion at the driving range.


Catering for children from 5 to 11 years, the kid`s club is complimentary kids club at Shangri-La`s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa. Some of the activities include - Batik Painting, Coloured Rice, Sunset Ceremony, Pony lead ride, Traditional dance, Origami and Newspaper craft.

Additional Information

Children: All children under 11 years stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Breakfast charges may apply.
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 12.00 noon
Address: Pantai Dalit Beach, Tuaran, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu

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Ratings are averaged based on 1 reviews.

Total relaxation

We were thoroughly impressed by the genuine hospitality of the staff at the resort, there was ample to do for everyone and the variety of food was delicious. Thank you for providing us with a totally relaxing holiday .


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