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Singapore, Singapore
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61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Went to Desaru with my wife and son on weekdays so it was not so crowded as mentioned on weekend. Breakfast was limited, food item barely change from day to day. Room was old and got smell when we first opened the door. Toilets and towels covered with stains. Lucky we brought our own towels. Fridge was medium size and... More 

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LotusDesaru, Admin at Lotus Desaru Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. Your comments has been noted and highlighted to the respective departments and will be looked into improvement. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2014

We went to Lotus Desaru resort with my entire family, and stay in 3 bedroom apartment. The room is not grand, but pleasant and clean. The buffet breakfast is such a long queue. The choice of the food and its food quality can be improve. Water park is a little small but my kids enjoy the fun. The resort is... More 

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LotusDesaru, Admin at Lotus Desaru Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. Your comments has been noted and highlighted to the respective departments and will be looked into improvement. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

Went to Desaru to see a lovely beach and the fireflies. The beach was lovely and the rooms were spectacular. But when I went to the tour desk to find out when I could go to see the fireflies they did not want to help me because I was traveling alone. They told me the fireflies were too far away... More 

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LotusDesaru, Admin at Lotus Desaru Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. Your comments has been noted and highlighted to the respective departments and will be looked into improvement. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru... More 

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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Drove up to Desaru by the new highway. Resort is easy to find. Alot of signages. Check it and check out took about 15 mins in the queue. Rooms were simple, not brand new but acceptable for the price you pay. Waterpark was small and most of the slides were closed! Was crowded with kids and the sides of the... More 

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LotusDesaru, Admin at Lotus Desaru Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. Your comments has been noted and highlighted to the respective departments and will be looked into improvement. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru... More 

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49 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

-Location was further end to the beach. -Exterior building was alright. -Service staffs was pleasant and friendly. -Hotel rooms were just fine and simple. -More to family outings gathering stay and also cooperate stay. -Disadvantages distances between hotel blocks to main lobby reception quite far. -Overall was good, affordable and simple. -Recommended for family, friends and big groups.

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Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru Beach Resorts and Spa. Please do not hesitate to call or email us for your future reservation... More 

Sydney
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014

There is no soundproofing between rooms so you hear whats going on next door and above you. The room is large but the noise in the night form other guests meant not good for sleeping. The hotel is in the middle of nowhere, the beach OK, but nothing special, no waves and very murky water not suitable for snorkeling. Hotel... More 

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Johor Bahru District, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2014

When my family and I stayed at Lotus Desaru, we were thoroughly disappointed with the service we received while there as well as the conditions of the rooms. I had called beforehand to arrange for restaurant vouchers, as well as inform them of an extra person who would be staying in one of the rooms with us. I was informed... More 

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Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. Your comments has been noted and highlighted to the respective departments and will be looked into improvement. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru... More 

Johor Bahru District, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

In fact I have select the Lotus Desaru as my second honeymoon place to be relax and rest. I also plan to celebrate my birthday with my wife at the Hotel. The room that allocate for us is the higher level with the view direct to the water park. It is great experience but have to bear with the noise... More 

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Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru Beach Resorts and Spa. Please do not hesitate to call or email us for your future reservation... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Went in December 2011. The room is very big with staircase going up to the bed. The bathtub is also quite big, good for couples to soak into the bathtub together. There is alot of facilities there too. But we didn't go play. We only go to the beach and relax ourselves. Staying one night over there is ok but... More 

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Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru Beach Resorts and Spa. Please do not hesitate to call or email us for your future reservation... More 

Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

The title of this review pretty much describes the breakfast setup. I guess that's "par for the course" when you're trying to feed that many people. This hotel is great when you're going with a group of people are wanting to do a team-building exercises etc. I definitely won't go there for a quiet weekend getaway with my spouse. Lots... More 

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Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments on need to maintain and improvise the Lotus Desaru Beach Resort and Spa. It has been a pleasure having you with us and looking forward to welcoming you back soon to stay with Lotus Desaru Beach Resorts and Spa. Please do not hesitate to call or email us for your future reservation... More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lotus Desaru Beach Resort invites guests to design the vacation of their choice in a tropical seaside setting - whether they fancy an activity-filled holiday, a relaxing retreat, or even a mix of a little business with pleasure on the side. It's not just a resort that you can relax and unwind, it's also a place where you can have fun with your kids and loved one. Try our 'splashtacular' Water Park specially designed for fun and excitement with your family and friends, don't miss to enjoy our Water Park that features Giant Coconut Fall, Lazy River, Aqua Play, Stone Bridge, Tipping Coconut with Kiddy Slide, Poolside Grotto, and Relaxation Gazebos. Aside from this, we have expanded our facilities to create more fun and activities for the guest. The 14 acres of Team Building Park, enjoy an all-out fun full of adventure and education. Our team specializes in organising team building activities such as water rafting, survivor experience, obstacle course, explorace, treasure hunt, paintball and more. Experience the nature of the forest with your friends with different activities such as bird watching, camping, jungle trekking and lake fishing. Be relaxed and unwind with our newly opened "Lotus Suria Ayurveda Spa", rejuvenate your body, mind and soul. Our Spa offers a unique blend of various treatments for the preservation of health and cure of diseases in a natural way that Ayurveda proposes. Of all those places you've been which attempted to blend nature with modern convenience, most could not live up to Desaru and the other remoteness along Malaysia's eastern coast. Yes, nearly the entire length of the Malay peninsular is pristine beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lotus Desaru Beach Resort

Address: Lot 1854 Jalan Desaru | Bandar Penawar, Bandar Penawar 81930, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Johor > Kota Tinggi District > Bandar Penawar
Price Range: $70 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lotus Desaru Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 700
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