A traveler who wants to experience beyond the commercial capital for them there is any other options like deserted beaches, forest hill stations, heritage cities and some of the extravagant resorts in Southeast Asia. For leisure and rejuvenation seekers the contemporary Malaysian hospitality is one of the best options. There are some of the best resort in Malaysia.
Pangkor Laut Resort
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The Pangkor Laut Resort is located on the west coast of the Malaysian Peninsula. The whole island is converted into a resort. Guests enjoy in the 300 acres of area belong to two-million-year-old rainforest as a private playground. Four acres of land set for the spa village. There are total 140 villas known as Pavarotti suite in 242 square meters. Generally, there is two type of villa such as Sea Villa over the straits of Malacca, Hill Villa which escape in the forest. There is another attraction which is Chapman’s Bar on Emerald Bay. This is a historical spot, in 1945 a British colonel with his submarine to escape occupied Malaya during world war 2.
Cameron Highlands Resort
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Gotta hand it to the Brits. They knew how to build a hill station. Cameron Highlands Resort located approximately four hours drive from the north of Kuala Lumpur. The resort is considered as a popular vacation spot for its beautiful climatic condition as the temperature never exceeds 26 degree Celsius. The scenic landscape of tea plantation which covers the hills like a blanket at 1,500 meters above sea level. The Cameron Highlands Resort décor with classic colonial design in white shuttered windows to four-poster beds in each suite of the resort. There are total 56 rooms and suites. The Cameron Highlands Resort include tea garden, 18 hole golf course strawberry field, and a private restaurant. The resort is not only a resort it turns into a hill station.
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
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Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa located in the South China Sea in the coast of Kota Kinabalu. Bunga Raya is the islands where Tunku Abdul Rahman National Marine Park is also located. Bunga Raya Island resort has 48 dark timbered standalone villas and suites. Every villa has open-air balconies with some of the suites have sea facing and other suites have jungle views.
The Treehouse Villa include outdoor Jacuzzi offers high privacy and the best option for the honeymoon couples. The Royal Villa has two-bedroom and has a view of both South China Sea and jungle. Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa include a private barbecue, two swimming pools and twenty-four hours service. Activities include jungle trekking, wildlife spottings like turtles, whale, and sharks. The resort organized a tour of the Marine Ecology Research Center located in Gayana Eco Resort which is the sister property on the same island
Casa del Mar
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Casa del Mar is a boutique resort with Mediterranean style located in Pantai Cenang. This is the most popular stretch of sand on Langkawi. There is two type of suite in the resort such as deluxe and junior suite. The suite includes large balconies with a hammock to enjoy the outside view. Outside the resort, there are many options to hang out. The visitor can explore the surrounding as there are many shops and restaurant near the beach. At the other end of the resort can arrange a castaway picnic with a tent and day bed. Casa del Mar also organizes sunset cruises on resort personal 27-foot boat.
The Datai Langkawi
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The Datai is one of the best luxury resort in Langkawi. It is situated on the northernmost part of the island. It is cover with the rainforest and a network of pathways interconnects rooms. There are total 124 rooms which include suites and villas. All rooms have a private balcony. Grassy lawn separates the resort from the beach.
The facilities include in the resort are beach club, gorgeous pool villas, and the amazing biodiversity which create a unique atmosphere in the resort. There are plenty of water sports and the resort provide a wildlife tour to the guest. This resort is a perfect place to rejoice the Mother Nature.
Four Seasons Resort Langkawi
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The Four Seasons Resort Langkawi is all about soaring arches, bright soothing sunlight and outdoor soaking tubs. It is a branded property with all type of five-star facilities and amenities are available for the guest. It is located in the Malay village with a 48 acre garden in the northern coast of the Island. The dramatic landscape of limestone cliffs added a spell bounding look. Royal villa which turns three villas in a spa treatment room. The resort leads to Kilim Karst Geo forest park safaris to the guest. The resort also arranges photographic mangrove safari. Rock climbers can enjoy the scale of 12-meter limestone outcrop, and Robin Hood fans can try on-site archery range. For the kid’s resort launched Family Beach Houses, the Four Seasons is a family-friendly resort.
Eastern & Oriental Hotel
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Eastern & Oriental Hotel is a combination of modern and the ancient world. It is located within walking distance from Georgetown’s main heritage. There is history related to the resort. It was open in the year 2001 but its realm connects from the early era of 1885 when Sarkies brother merges the eastern hotel with the oriental hotel. It is a heritage hotel located in the straits of Malacca. The hotel comprises of 100 key heritage wings and additional 122 suites. The rooms include white plantation shutters, claw foot baths, and ceiling fans, which add the colonial charm of the place.
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It is a hundred years old building whose owner was a British governor named Macalister. This is one of the best resort in Malaysia. The boutique property comprises of only eight guest room create a nostalgic and homely atmosphere. The room includes artworks, a love sonnet sculpted on the walls, a fabric collage, and a wire design. Despite being an old building it has adequate of all basic and modern amenities. The lawn of the mansion is another attraction for the guest.