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Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa

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Best spot to be

Amazing views of the sunset, friendly and helpful staff. Good range of drinks and cocktails... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Datchet
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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Evening Sundowner

This is a lovely spot and with the 2-for-1 deal, you can get a lovely NZ sauvignon blanc for around... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Mick V
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Horsham
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No. 20 Jalan Aru | Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing views of the sunset, friendly and helpful staff. Good range of drinks and cocktails, excellent value during Happy Hour 2:1 . Limited snacks available and if willing you can have a lesson from the cocktail staff on juggling the cocktail bottles - great fun...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is a lovely spot and with the 2-for-1 deal, you can get a lovely NZ sauvignon blanc for around £2.50 each!! Peaceful and pretty, it seemed unbelievably underutilised in the evening we visited there being as many if not more staff than guests. Didn't...More

1  Thank Mick V
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Dear Mick V, We are so happy you found our favourite After Dark hangout spot! Thank you so much for your recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Non-guests have to pay 40 MR per pax to get access to the bar. These is also for the first drink 😉 Really friendly staff 👍🏻 Pricey for KKMore

Thank Markus P
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Markus P, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review and for giving us full rating. We'd love to welcome you back again soon. The Bar now comes alive after 8pm, with Happy Hour prices, flair bartending and snacks served...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

This is the place to have a drink at sunset. They serve finger food and excellent cocktails. A must while at the Shangri-laMore

Thank MichaelOttawa_Canada
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Dear MichaelOttawa_Canada, Thank you so much for this review and for your recommendation. We truly appreciate these wonderful compliments. We'd love to welcome you back when you are in Kota Kinabalu next. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa,...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This could be a really great bar, setting is fantastic especially at sunset. There is a happy hour. Draw back is food is not served after 8.30 so not a place to sit for an evening consequently after about 9.00 we found ourselves the only...More

Thank Jackie_D_Fl
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Jackie_D_Fl, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We truly appreciate this feedback and will take it into serious consideration. We'd love to serve you again if you are back in town. Until then, safe travels always. Cheers! Yours sincerely, Claudina...More

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

As we were not guests of the hotel, we were asked to pay 40RM entrance (which includes a drink). We didn't want to pay this so instead sat on the nearby wall to watch the sun go down. However, the lovely server came back 5...More

2  Thank Jen S
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Jen S, Thank you so much for giving the Sunset Bar full rating. We are delighted to hear that you had enjoyed your time here. It will be our great pleasure to welcome you back again soon. Until then, Happy Valentine's Day! Yours sincerely,...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Loved visiting the sunset bar on our recent trip. Well worth an evening drink when staying at the Shangri-La

Thank Shannon B
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Shannon B, We love that you loved the Bar! Thank you so much for your recommendation. We'd love to welcome you back again soon. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu

Reviewed 26 January 2018

Only place to be when the sun is setting all the bar staff are great fun , loved the place.Food and drinks are all good.More

Thank tonyfagan1967
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear tonyfagan1967, Thank you so much for this wonderful review of the Sunset Bar and for giving us full rating. We are delighted to hear that you had enjoyed your time there. It is one of our favourite hangouts in the resort. Can't wait to...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

The view is definitely worth the time / money spent. Must make reservation as all good seats come with minimum spend / grab before they open. Food selection need to be improved, happy hours B1F1 promo is really good deal!More

1  Thank GuardianOfTheGalaxy
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear GuardianOfTheGalaxy, Thank you very much for the tips and feedback you have given us. Following your advice, we have reviewed the menu and will be delighted to welcome you back to try the food from our brand new menu! Until we meet again, safe...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

One of the best place to watch sunset, considered one of the top in the world! Nice comfy sofa and lounges to lay down to catch the sunset.

Thank eternallondon
ShangriLa_TAH, Director of Communications at Sunset Bar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear eternallondon, You've found one of our favourite spots in the resort! Can't wait to welcome you back to the Land of Sunshine and Smiles. Yours sincerely, Claudina Wong Director of Communications Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu

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