Location. Situated in a 400-acre tropical setting, Shangri-la's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is on the Pantai Dalit Beach at the northern tip of Borneo. The resort is 12 km (7 mi) from Tuaran Tamu, 30 km (17 mi) from the center of Kota Kinabalu, and 73 km (45 mi) from the Kinabalu National Park. Hotel features. Awarded as Excellence in Hotel Services 5 star by Sabah Tourism Awards, Shangri-la's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa offers an abundance of recreation activities including an eco-friendly 18-hole championship golf course, 64-acre nature reserve with Borneo's wildlife, catamaran cruises, and full-service spa. With 5 restaurants including 2 beachfront spots to choose from, guests can enjoy Indian, Malaysian, Japanese Teppanyaki, and contemporary Western cuisine. The white-sand beach features a beachfront bar, an open-air lounge, and provides guests with beach sun loungers and beach towels. The resort can arrange 24-hour private airport transfers and shuttles to Kota Kinabalu (surcharges apply). The business center offers secretarial and translation services. Facilities for events include a grand ballroom, 10 meeting rooms, and a boardroom. Free parking is available. Guestrooms. The 499 guestrooms are located in the Garden Wing or Ocean Wing and feature lanais, balconies, or terraces with ocean or garden views. Shangri-La toiletries, plush bathrobes, and slippers are included in the bathrooms. Rooms also have plasma TVs, complimentary WiFi, and international direct-dial phones with voice mail. Coffee/tea makers, minibars, and in-room safes are also provided.