Grand Opening: Malaysian Borneo Island Hideaway
Experience the volcanic mud pools hidden inside lush rainforests, colourful coral reefs and white-sand shores of Pulau Tiga, the original island that the ‘Survivor’ reality TV series was filmed on. Stay in one of just 9 beachfront pool villas with personalised butler service at the secluded Borneo Eagle Resort, a newly opened island hideaway off the coast of Malaysian Borneo. Includes daily breakfast, nightly three-course dinners, nightly cocktails, a daily replenished minibar, return speedboat transfers, massages, water sports and more.
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Imagine if you were shipwrecked just off the coast of Borneo and you stumbled across a brand-new property with luxurious private pool villa accommodation, butler service and delicious chef-prepared meals - would you even want to be rescued? That’s exactly how you’ll feel at the newly opened Borneo Eagle Resort where you’ll be able to spend your days exploring the beach, rainforest or ocean and your nights sipping cocktails as the sun sets.
Getting there is easy!
From Australia, flights to Kota Kinabalu are available via Royal Brunei, Malaysian Airlines and Singapore Airlines with an average flight duration of 7.5 hours plus transit time. From Kota Kinabalu Airport, make your way to Kuala Penyu jetty (about 90 minutes away) where you’ll take your included return speedboat transfers to the resort.
What You’ll Love…
The Hotel – A newly opened, boutique paradise
Once the backdrop of the ‘Survivor’ TV show, Pulau Tiga island is now home to the 13 luxury villas of the brand new Borneo Eagle Resort. The resort encourages visitors to disconnect from their busy lives and reconnect with nature in the most beautiful setting where stylish accommodation, exquisite cuisine, rejuvenating spa treatments – including your included 60-minute massage each - and the highest level of butler service collide.
Your Villa – Your own private sanctuary by the beach
Be one of the first to stay in a huge 171sqm Pool Villa featuring a daily replenished minibar stocked with soft drinks and beers, a stylish bedroom with en-suite bathroom featuring a rain shower leading out into a private garden, and a tropical-themed living and dining area with a BOSE home-theatre system. Outside you’ll find a private veranda with sun loungers and views of the South China Sea, a 45sqm private swimming pool and your own private beach pavilion.
*Tropical Upgrade: *For even more island elegance, upgrade to a 261sqm Coral Villa complete with your own private garden with vine-covered wall and fish pond.
VIP Upgrade: Want even more luxury? Upgrade and stay in 287sqm Spa Villa featuring a huge outdoor deck, private garden, wade pool and easy access to the beach.
The Food – Daily breakfast, nightly three-course dinners and nightly cocktails included
All meals can be enjoyed in either your villa or in one of the two restaurants, the choice is yours. Start each day with your included daily à la carte breakfast featuring delicious dishes including seabass hash with poached egg, hollandaise and schichimi togarashi; coconut ricotta hotcakes with fresh mango and palm syrup; and Malaysian toast with banana, mango papaya, goji seeds and ginger torch-infused honey and yoghurt.
Packages also include a nightly pre-dinner cocktail each such as a lychee bellini or cosmopolitan followed by your nightly three-course dinner which will be specially created to your personalised tastes and preferences each evening by the chef.
See & Do – A natural playground
Holiday like a glamorous island castaway on this natural paradise where you can explore volcanic mud pools in the rainforest, coral reefs, shady spots to relax under a palm tree, and the local wildlife which includes Macac monkeys, monitor lizards, hornbills and sea eagles.
Make the most of the resort’s unlimited use of non-motorised water sports including stand-up paddleboards, snorkels and hobie cats, or you can pay to use the resorts speedboat service if you wish to head back to the mainland of Sabah where you’ll find orangutan rescue centres, mountains and national parks.
Perfect for honeymooners and families
If you’re looking to steer away from cookie-cutter holidays in busy destinations then this is the place for you. Leave the rest of the world behind for a holiday like no other in a spectacular setting.
Valid for travel from 9 July 2018 until 8 July 2019 (bookings must be made before 8 April 2019).
*Check Availability: *To confirm your dates of stay at purchase, click on 'Check Availability' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select available dates. Dates with a surcharge are identified.
*Buy Now Book Later: *If you want to secure this offer and don't know when you want to travel please select 'Buy Now & Book Later'. This will secure your package and give you the flexibility to choose your travel dates - within the book by and validity period and subject to availability. To select dates post purchase, simply select 'My Escapes' under the 'My Account' tab and follow the prompts.
7-Day Change of Mind ‘No Questions Asked’ Refund Guarantee: Things don’t always work out. Our 7-day Change of Mind Guarantee is there to help. Within 7 days of purchase we’ll happily provide a full refund on cancellation of your escape (so long as you don’t have a confirmed booking/stay in the next 14 days).
*Can I change my check-in date post-purchase?: *Once you have purchased your package and received confirmation your dates cannot be changed without contacting the hotel directly. This decision is strictly at the discretion of the hotel and subject to availability, so please ensure you have selected your intended travel dates.
Packages are valid for two adults.
*POOL VILLA - Maximum Room Capacity: *The maximum room capacity is four people. See below for surcharges.
CORAL VILLA & SPA VILLA - Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is six people. See below for surcharges.
*Extra Guest Policy: *Extra adults (aged 12 and over) may stay for a surcharge of RM1226.40 per person, per night sleeping on a rollaway bed with daily breakfast, nightly dinner and return speedboat transfers included. Payable directly to the resort.
*Child Policy: *Extra children (aged 11 and under) may stay for a surcharge of RM613.20 per person, per night sleeping on a rollaway bed with daily breakfast, nightly dinner from a children’s menu and return speedboat transfers included. Payable directly to the resort.
*Infant Policy: *Infants (aged 5 and under) may stay free of charge and will count towards the maximum room capacity. A cot can be provided on request (subject to availability).
Connecting villas are not available.
Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated). Menus are subject to change without notice.
Return speedboat transfers operate between 10:30am-3pm. Arrivals/departures outside these hours will be charges at RM273 per way or RM525 for a round trip, payable directly to the resort.
Wi-Fi is free for the first 500mb.
Tourism tax is included in your package.
Wine and champagne in the minibar is not included in the package and will not be restocked.
Please note that full terms and conditions apply. Refer to website's terms and conditions.
- The Eagles Nest restaurant
- The Landing bar
- The Sand Bar
- Non-motorised water sports
- Fitness centre
- Yoga and pilates sessions on request (charges apply)
- Portable Wi-Fi access
From Australia, flights to Kota Kinabalu are available via Royal Brunei, Malaysian Airlines and Singapore Airlines with an average flight duration of 7.5 hours plus transit time.
From Kota Kinabalu Airport, make your way to Kuala Penyu jetty (about 90 minutes away) where you’ll take your included return speedboat transfers to the resort.
Need Flights? We have a dedicated team who are able to assist with all your flight requirements. If you need a stopover or are looking at travelling to more destinations, our team can help. Contact our flights concierge team using the phone number on our website.
- Borneo Eagle Resort
- Borneo Eagle Resort Pulau Tiga Kuala Penyu, 89740 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia