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Permai Rainforest Resort

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Cheltenham
Reviewed 26 March 2014

We loved our stay at Permai! The minute we arrived and walked along the pathway through the trees we realised how special this place was; you really felt like you were in the middle of nowhere surrounded by nothing but trees and wildlife! Our treehouse was amazing- the experience of lying in bed listening to the sounds of the waves...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

It's been a month since our visit at Permai. I still remember how excited were we once we reached the resort. You can hear the sea breeze from the check in area. We stayed for 2 nights at treehouse no. 9 which is quite near to the 'pool' & the second beach. Everything was great at first. We enjoyed chilling...

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2Thank nurullizasaleh
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 March 2014

We arrive this afternoon at Permai. We booked a treehouse for 4 nights one year ago, in March 2013. We've received an email yesterday to say they've 'made an error' and we will be in a cabin. So disappointed and not impressed.

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2Thank ScKL11
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2014

This is like staying at center parks, but with alot more fantastic jungle noises to send you to sleep. We stayed as a 4 in a bungalow and for only £20 a night it each it was great. We did try and get a treehouse but they were all taken.Which when we got to see them was ok as the...

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1Thank tortiseshell
USA
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Stayed last month in treehouse #10. It has a little bit of a view of the ocean (probably more than the other treehouses), but my guess is they want to 'hide' them so there is quite a bit of foliage between you and the water. A shame as it would be a spectacular sunset view. The tides were greater than...

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1Thank cbivitz
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Room: This place was my favourite place that we stayed during our 20 days in Borneo. Being in up in the treehouse was an awesome experience. We stayed in treehouse ten, as a friend had told us it was the best one, and it certainly was. This treehouse was the last one in the line, and has a double balcony,...

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Ulverston
Reviewed 7 March 2014

This is not a luxury hotel. although it was comfortable enough, but its location is so special and its concept so original that I would highly recommend it. We stayed in a tree house with a balcony and a view over the South China Sea. On the other side the rain forest climbed steeply up to Mount Santubong. We enjoyed...

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1Thank John S
Netherlands
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We spent 4 days/3 nights in a lovely treehouse in Permai Rainforest Resort. The food was nice, the staff was very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the well organized tours they offer and a mustdo is the exciting inhouse jungle trail which is in the backgarden of the resort! We really enjoyed ourselves! The treehouse itself was something really special....

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Reviewed 4 March 2014

If you are looking for a resort to relax, eat great food, sit by the pool and enjoy quick service then go elsewhere. This place is great for its purpose, with rainforest at its backdrop and sea in front, its a great place to spend few days with friends and family. The rooms are basic but the point of coming...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2014

We stayed here for two nights in February, and were very happy with the tree house. It rained one day, but it was rather pleasant to sit on the covered porch and watch the ocean, and see monkeys go by in the trees. My one complaint is about the restaurant. The food which is more expensive than your average malaysian...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Permai Rainforest Resort is an eco-resort set in pristine Borneo rainforest located by the beach at the foot of mystical Mount Santubong, Sarawak. Carefully designed to minimize impact on the natural environment, it offers a unique rainforest experience and a variety of activities from dolphin watching to high ropes courses and guided kayaking tours. Just 40 minutes from the Kuching, its an ideal way to experience Borneo. ... more   less 

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Address: Teluk Penyu, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range: $109 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Permai Rainforest Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Treehouse 3 had the best ocean and jungle view (any further down do not have ocean view, only jungle)”
JessicaP88, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in tree houses 5 and 6 and in cabin 1. All were in good condition. Overall, we preferred the treehouses.”
  • Treehoues 5 taken from number 6
  • Treehouse 7under renovation (March 2017) taken from number 6
pethos, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“for couples choose a tree house.”
, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Treetop no 7”
eliyas2015, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“cottages are fairly basic, I would go only for the treehouse next time”
libuses2016, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
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