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Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa

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The surrounding environment of the Villa, only 30 minutes drive from KL city.
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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
16 guests
1 night minimum
Villa
Villa consists of 4 en-suite bedrooms with air-conditioning, with infinity pool, jacuzzi & wading pool access, hammocks, outdoor kitchen & BBQ, with deck facing the majestic Bukit Takun & golf course. Surround yourself with nature only a mere 30 mins drive away from the centre of KL. The retreat is surrounded with 360° views of the Kanching Rainforest Reserve. Upon arrival you would feel as if you have travelled to a remote area but only a 30 minute drive away from the centre of KL. Escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and hold your family and friend gatherings here. The natural environment allows every guest to chill, relax, destress and recharge. The Retreat is located on a hilltop of a sprawling land of about 3 acres. Two houses are located within- Villa & Container. The hou...Villa consists of 4 en-suite bedrooms with air-conditioning, with infinity pool, jacuzzi & wading pool access, hammocks, outdoor kitchen & BBQ, with deck facing the majestic Bukit Takun & golf course. Surround yourself with nature only a mere 30 mins drive away from the centre of KL. The retreat is surrounded with 360° views of the Kanching Rainforest Reserve. Upon arrival you would feel as if you have travelled to a remote area but only a 30 minute drive away from the centre of KL. Escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and hold your family and friend gatherings here. The natural environment allows every guest to chill, relax, destress and recharge. The Retreat is located on a hilltop of a sprawling land of about 3 acres. Two houses are located within- Villa & Container. The houses are located 60m apart from each other, shielded by trees & shrubs for privacy. There are viewing decks with scenic views overlooking mountains (Bukit Takun/Anak Bukit Takun) and golf course. There is an infinity pool for swimming with jet spa + splash pool in the retreat, outdoor barrel sauna & 14' wide trampoline (shared access with the Container House). Wi-Fi is available. Charcoal with BBQ and other kitchen tools are provided for your cooking needs. We are also in close proximity to eating places and Tesco is a 8 minute drive away. There are ample car parking spaces. The environment provides you with tranquillity; it is very cool and breezy because you are surrounded by rainforest. Your 'neighbors' include cheeky monkeys, otters, monitor lizards, squirrels, tropical colorful birds, wild fowl, large butterflies, dragonflies, bats, fireflies. Prepare yourself for their occasional visits during your stay at the retreat. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
1. The retreat is at an elevated land and forms a part of a residential community, any loud noise will be amplified to the other neighbouring houses. We require that noise be kept to a minimum after dark. No loud music nor rowdy party is allowed. 2. Smoking is strictly not permitted in the rooms. 3. Guests are encouraged to keep the premises clean. 4. Pets are not allowed.
Bathrooms
4 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
HJ S
Languages spoken:English, Chinese
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
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Reviewed August 18, 2019

Please, please, ignore the 1* review below. Could not be further from the truth. Templar Retreat is a slice of heaven and Han Saw could not have been more helpful, responding to WhatsApp within minutes for any questions. I visited with my wife and teenage...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Alastair_Parsons
Reviewed February 25, 2018

This is a comfortable and wonderfully eccentric home for those who appreciate an outdoor form of living, in touch with the rain forest that surrounds it. Templer Park is a very special place and Han Saw and his parents were great hosts and provided for...More

Date of stay: February 2018
3  Thank The C
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Please ignore the really spiteful review left perviously here. We had a wonderful time, the place is gorgeous and immaculately kept. It was such a novelty being surrounded by the jungle noises, but it's not really too isolated, as to one side is jungle and...More

Date of stay: December 2016
8  Thank Louisazoe
Reviewed April 2, 2016

The resort is not as advertised. The pool infinity is on the edge of the driveway that trucks and cars were coming up to do construction work from 8am - 5pm every day. The construction work was in the fishing pond that was meant to...More

Date of stay: March 2016
16  Thank Pam B
Saw_Family, VR Owner at Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2016

We wish to respond in detail as this review is unjustified. Pam Bell had booked to stay with her family of 7 from March 27 to April 2. Bell did not book via Tripadvisor, but via other means. Two days after arrival, March 29, Pam...More

Reviewed August 13, 2015

This is a stunning place to stay, it has to be seen to be believed. The hosts were very friendly and helpful. Would defiantly recommend the food delivery service, very tasty and it worked out less expensive than the supermarket. Our children loved the pool...More

Date of stay: August 2015
4  Thank Leonie M
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Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

So many of our friends who have previously been to Malaysia advised us not to go to a rainforest location since we might not find it to be tourist friendly. We made up our mind and decided to stay at the Templar Park Rainforest Retreat...More

Date of stay: July 2015
9  Thank HebaShehadeh
Reviewed April 25, 2015

The Rainforest Retreat was absolutely beautiful. Every meter of the property was clean and well organized. The swimming pool and the jacuzzi were refreshing and obviously the view of the surroundings were breathtaking. Our stay was made all the more comfortable thanks to the wonderful...More

Date of stay: April 2015
5  Thank FreddieTiffanyYes
Reviewed March 16, 2015

Brought the young & the old to this lovely place for a one night stay to get away from city, not knowing what to expect. No regrets at all! it was just a short 30minutes drive from our place in Kota Damansara. Once there, it's...More

Date of stay: March 2015
4  Thank CindyYLL
Reviewed December 30, 2014

The retreat was the highlight of our trip. A beautiful spot with an amazing house with surprises around every corner. Saw was very helpful, picking us up, taking us to the waterfall and also arranging a dinner made by a local cook, which was delivered...More

Date of stay: December 2014
4  Thank brownbag68
Reviewed September 22, 2014

I was lucky enough to spend a couple of days at this amazing spot with my family. Although getting there was a little difficult, it was worthwhile. The hospitality of the Saw family was exceptional and it was really a big part of the experience....More

Date of stay: September 2014
6  Thank AdhamKhairy
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Children's Pool
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Playground
Private Fishing Lake/River
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Trampoline
TV
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
City Getaway
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Although it is only 30 minutes away from the centre of Kuala Lumpur, you find yourself surrounded by nature; mountains, lake, fish pond, huge jungle trees all around you. It is in quiet gated and guarded neighbourhood where a few bungalows are spread out over a large area. There is a Tesco nearby, about 5 minutes by car. Guests are advised to drive as public transportation does not lead you to the retreat. Parking is free and secure.
Getting around
The retreat is along the Ipoh-Kuala Lumpur trunk road and it is located about 20 kilometres / 30 minutes travel from centre of Kuala Lumpur.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa

Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa is able to accommodate up to 16 guests. See all property details.

Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa has 4 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa has 4 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Templer Park Rainforest Retreat - Villa must last at least one night. See all property details.