About Us

Nexus Resort Karambunai, located 30 km North East of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, nestles on 65 acres of lush landscaped surrounds on the Karambunai Peninsula, upon the fringes of a 6km pristine white sand beach, with a million year old tropical rainforest and the distant majesty of Mount Kinabalu as its backdrop.


Nexus Resort Karambunai showcases 236 Borneo Villas luxury rooms set amidst a village garden with sweeping views of the golf course, garden or beach whilst 243 tastefully furnished Ocean Wing deluxe rooms, all with panoramic beach front and sea views, feature private balconies.  Six grand Royal and Presidential Villa suites, created for the affluent and discerning few, come complete with luxurious living and dining rooms, private swimming pools and gardens facing the endless South China Sea.


Eight different restaurants and bars whet the appetites of even the most selective gourmets.  Savour delightful Malaysian cuisine in the traditional village-like setting of the Kingfisher Malaysian Restaurant with its tremendous local delicacies or bountiful ala-carte at the Penyu, All Day Dining. For the finer points on Mediterranean cuisine, dine at the exquisite, award-winning Olives Mediterranean Restaurant.  The Noble House Chinese Restaurant showcases superb Szechuan cuisine and homemade dim sum whilst Seoul Fairway & Grill offers variety of Korean dishes with the background of the panoramic view of award winning Karambunai Golf course. The Muffins offers signature cakes, pastries and an extensive selection of coffee and tea.  The Sunset Bar & Grill is the resort’s casual hub of activity, with pizzas, char-grilled favorite’s and more.  Splashes Pool Bar provides a convenient watering hole for poolside drinks, snacks and cocktails with Darlin’ Darlin’ Fun Pub topping off each evening in paradise in party mood with fabulous entertainment by a powerhouse band.
The 18-hole par-72 championship golf course designed by world famous and prolific Ronald Fream, nests at the foothills of a million year old rainforest and creates a fitting backdrop to the spectacular white sand trim of the turquoise South China Sea. The course assures a unique golfing experience for both the amateur and skilled player, with an abundant variety of challenges for every level of play.  Rolling fairways, sand dunes, lush flora, complex bunkers and water hazards all contribute towards an exciting game and the scenery is nothing short of spectacular.
When it comes to recreational pastimes, guests will be spoilt for choice – a well-equipped Sport and Recreation club and various water sports facilities, three swimming pools with Jacuzzi and more, offer numerous leisurely diversions. There are also many sports and recreation activities for guests to choose from such as boat cruises, pedal boats, banana boats, ocean kayak, windsurfing, water skiing, jet ski, snorkeling, fishing lessons, jungle trekking, nature walk, discover Karambunai by bike, beach volleyball, beach soccer, beach massage and relaxing beach massage.   For those who prefer the sun and sea, the 6km soft white sand beach beckons.
The exclusive Borneo Spa offers a tranquil haven for the senses with its private blends of essential oils and signature treatments.  Facilities include private therapy rooms, including 2 double rooms for couples who want to enjoy a massage together, 7 with their own private showers, a health bar that serves delicious herbal blends, teas, juices and health snacks, separate male and female Jacuzzi, sauna and steam bath for a wondrous tranquil respite from the outside world.  Rustic cabanas on the resort’s beach front offer an alternative alfresco massage environment, adding the element of the sea to your massage experience.
A regal 1200-seater Grand Ballroom lit by magnificent crystal chandeliers and array of stately meeting rooms, designed to suit various function and meeting requirements, provide the perfect venue solutions for organizers of meetings, incentives and conferences. It is also the largest pillar free ballroom in South East Asia.
Nexus Resort Karambunai, a serene and tranquil hideaway in Malaysian Borneo, is the ideal destination for rejuvenating the mind, body and soul and provides guests with a luxurious, exclusive and enriching holiday and meeting experience.
A restful sojourn in Nexus Resort Karambunai evokes idyllic days of sand, sun and sea in paradise … some say it’s Heaven