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Lake Kenyir Resort

3.0 of 5 Pengkalan Gawi | Tasik Kenyir, Kuala Berang 21700, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

If you're going to visit Lake Kenyir be prepared for nice nature including all wildlife but nothing else. The Resort is old, the restaurant is basic especially when you like to have a glass of wine for dinner or even a beer the problem's started. Many lodges have a good view over the lake but renovation is needed. The SPA... More

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68 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is a wannabe high-end resort which fails on the details. The look is tired and maintenance is poor; the place is isolated and there is no in-house kind of entertainment so that after a boat tour of the lake you are left with nothing else to do. It may work well if you are after isolation or if bring... More

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Selangor, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

When we arrived, we need to call for buggy to fetch us from car parking to Hotel Lobby. We have to wait for a while estimated 5 minutes. The receptionist treat us well as we already make reservation and fast service given. After all, the buggy again send us to our room. The room is good, spacious with clean toilet... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We booked a month in advance and were told that their rooms were sold out. We managed to get a 'go green' room which had no tv (and a poor view of the lake). When we checked in, there were four friends who had no prior reservations. They got a better room with a good view. You have to travel... More

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights. The check-in was fast and good. We got connecting rooms as asked for. If you dont get a chalet near the main building will you need a hotelcar to and from your chalet. They are quick to come when you call them. The chalet was ok. I dont think their is done any maintainance since... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Came to this resort after staying at Kuantan Rocana Hotel. Luckily I book online, because at the reception, my villa was like 600+Rm whereas I book at 350Rm (Lakeview). sat the buggy to reach my villa, once in bathroom was big, real big. Room was also big with bed and sofa, comes with balcony as well facing the lake. The... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Considering that Lake Kenyir is the largest man-made lake in Malaysia it seems a bit odd that this is the only resort near the lake. It's a bit past it's prime, but the location on the banks of the lake, the large property, the relative quiet, the friendly staff and the scenery make up for it. Worth spending a weekend.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I spent a lot of time just relaxing over the balcony, dozing off to the incessant chirping of the birds. The resort, retains a rustic charm, with its wooden cottages spread out along the lake, one can easily be fooled into thinking this is a birds' paradise. It is the first time I am in a resort with so much... More

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This resort is certainly well past its prime. As mentioned by previous visitors, it is run-downed, and is sorely in need of a good refurbishment and perhaps, a re-branding. None of the facilities are fully functional. The air-conditioner was working overtime trying to keep the room 'lukewarm'. The advertised Day-Trips and Tours were a disappointment. Even the fish were as... More

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Dungun, Malaysia
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We reach at the resort around 8.30pm , so when we arrive we have to wait 15mins of the buggy service from the car park waiting area! Check-in was smooth, but no information given about the resort, asked for deposit then given the room key straight away to the room, pretty sad such a name HERITAGE RESORT should be more... More

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Address: Pengkalan Gawi | Tasik Kenyir, Kuala Berang 21700, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Hulu Terengganu District > Kuala Berang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake Kenyir Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 135
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Also Known As:
Lake Kenyir Hotel Kuala Berang
Lake Kenyir Resort And Spa
Lake Kenyir Resort Terengganu, Malaysia - Kuala Berang

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