With a glorious 25-acre position on a sweeping South China Sea bay near Sabah's state capital of Kota Kinabalu, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa is a complete resort in every sense. It hosts an impressive array of leisure amenities for either an active or a relaxing stay. With its own 150-metre beach, it is also linked by boat to the superb sands and crystal-clear seas of the nearby coral islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. Pamper yourself at the CHI Spa, located on its own island with eight island villas each with a spa within a spa concept, there are private treatment rooms, steam rooms with outdoor gardens for relaxation and fantastic sunsets. Great for families, the resort offers a kid's club, outdoor playground and a covered, shallow wading pool ideal for small children.