Shangri-La Tanjung Aru

Nestled in the heart of Kota Kinabalu, the Shangri-La Tanjung Aru hotel beckons travelers with promises of luxury, tranquility, and adventure. With its award-winning status and breathtaking natural surroundings, this esteemed retreat offers an unparalleled tropical getaway experience. From the moment guests awaken to the gentle breeze and the soothing sound of waves lapping the beach, they are transported to a world of unparalleled beauty and serenity. With its commitment to marine conservation, luxurious accommodation inspired by Borneo's heritage, and diverse culinary experiences, the hotel invites guests to embark on a journey of discovery, relaxation, and unforgettable memories.



The combination of luxurious accommodation, stunning natural surroundings, diverse activities, culinary delights, and a commitment to CSR makes the Shangri-La Tanjung Aru hotel a compelling choice for travelers seeking an unforgettable vacation experience in Kota Kinabalu.


Exclusive Marine Conservation Program


The hotel's commitment to marine conservation is not only admirable but also offers guests a unique opportunity to engage with local wildlife and ecosystems. Through initiatives like the Sanctuary project and the Clownfish Discovery Centre, guests can learn about and contribute to the preservation of marine life, including the iconic clownfish. This hands-on conservation effort adds depth to the vacation experience, allowing guests to connect with the natural beauty of Kota Kinabalu in a meaningful way.

Accommodation Inspired by Borneo's Heritage


The hotel's rooms and suites are not just places to rest but immersive experiences that celebrate Borneo's rich cultural heritage. With contemporary luxury infused with local touches, such as vibrant colors, tropical flora, and traditional artwork, each room offers a blend of sophistication and authenticity. Guests can enjoy stunning views of either the ocean or Mount Kinabalu, further enhancing their stay with breathtaking scenery that encapsulates the essence of Borneo's natural splendor.

Diverse Culinary Experiences


Food lovers will find themselves in paradise at the Shangri-La Tanjung Aru hotel. From the vibrant and interactive atmosphere of Café TATU to the contemporary beach barbecue experience at Coco-Joe's Bar & Grill, guests can embark on a culinary journey that tantalizes their taste buds. With options ranging from fine Borneo heritage cuisine to delectable dim sum and refreshing cocktails, every meal becomes a memorable gastronomic adventure, reflecting the diverse flavors of Kota Kinabalu and beyond.




The Shangri-La Tanjung Aru hotel in Kota Kinabalu boasts 498 contemporary luxury rooms and suites, each inspired by the vibrant colors and textures of Borneo's nature. The hotel offers two wings: the Tanjung Wing, characterized by bright blue-green-brown tones and tropical flora, and the Kinabalu Wing, featuring rich cultural heritage-inspired designs and stunning sea views. With six restaurants and bars, including Café TATU and Coco-Joe's Bar & Grill, guests can indulge in a diverse array of culinary delights. The hotel's commitment to marine conservation is evident through initiatives like the Sanctuary project and the Clownfish Discovery Centre, offering guests unique opportunities to engage with local wildlife.




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