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Perhentian Island Resort

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Daerah Besut, Pulau Perhentian Besar 22200 Malaysia See on map
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Perhentian Island Resort is an ideal beach resort for a leisurely family vacation in Malaysia. Surrounded by lush greenery, facing white sandy beaches and a warm blue sea, Perhentian Island is a holiday paradise not More to be missed. Perhentian Island, or Pulau Perhentian as the locals call it, is well known as a marine paradise and forms a parts of the National Marine Park of Malaysia. In the surrounding areas of Perhentian Island Resort, you will find many things to see and do. Take a jungle trek up the hills under a canopy of large trees, and you might see wild magpies, giant fruit bats or the Nicobar pigeon. Perhentian Island lies along the flight path of this migratory bird. You might also see the harmless monitor lizard or even the unique lutong monkey species. The nearest jungle trail is less than 100 metres away from our resort. Or gather your family and head to the inviting sea for a swim. For those who enjoy snorkelling or scuba diving, the Resort is strategically located, fronting a coral-rich bay. The marine ecosystem of this area is well documented and held in high regards by snorkellers and scuba divers. If you come between June and September, you might get lucky and see giant green turtles laying eggs along the beach. Enjoy your next family holiday at this paradise beach resort, where reality is like a dream. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
On the Beach
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$83 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Perhentian Island Hotel Pulau Perhentian Besar
Perhentian Island Pulau Besar
Malaysia > Terengganu > Pulau Perhentian Besar
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Room & Suite (263)
Dining (52)
Amenities (47)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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All reviews lunch and dinner excellent beach beachfront room crystal clear water white sandy beach turtle point turtle watching boat taxi monitor lizards local food the resort offers ala carte big island life jackets per person beach towels kuala besut jetty
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After an initial hiccup (Malaysia was on public holidays when we were trying to contact the resort and we weren't aware), we arrived at PIR to the most beautiful beach and location! The staff were so helpful, lovely and welcoming to my children. Food was...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this resort with two kids, I have informed that we have children and requested the resort to quote me for 3D2N room and board package for a family of 4. They replied me via email and confirmed that the room is newly...More

1  Thank GCL2013600
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights , the place is undoubtedly beautiful and the hotel is good However some basic facilitation to the guest is missing fir example when we landed at the hotel jetty in Perhantian there was no one to pick our luggage and...More

1  Thank 780khan
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Very nice and relaxing place, right next to the water which is ideal for snorkeling. Slightly let down by customer service and the restaurant but there are other places to eat a short walk away. We booked a few rooms during a family holiday and...More

1  Thank Simon S
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Worse management and organization ever for a so called “Resort”... from the housekeeping, cleanliness of the rooms, to the allocation of the towels/long chairs on the beach, rackets and so on...this hotel has a lot to improve to say the least but after talking to...More

Thank Angel L
Response from sstan2016, General Manager at Perhentian Island ResortResponded August 10, 2018

Dear Angel L, Thank you for staying with us and for posting your review on Trip Advisor. We are so sorry that we did not meet up with your expectations. We take our guest feedback seriously and the concerned department heads were questioned and are...More

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Response from NazirTraveller | Reviewed this property |
yes, they have family resort and price myr500++ for 3day2night excluded boat transfer, just go to their website
Room Tips
"Beach front is obviously best"
Jul. 24, 2018
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"Sea view rooms are better"
Jun. 21, 2018
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"Sea facing rooms are the best as this resort is facing one of the best beaches in Malaysia"
Jun. 18, 2018
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"Change hotel"
Oct. 25, 2017
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