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Lake Kenyir Resort

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
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
34 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is badly managed, very dirty surroundings, main building is rotting away and many facilities are dilapidated. We ordered meals and food was ok but service is bad and slow. Served us food but did not provide cutlery, we have to get it ourselves...

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subang jaya
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15 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Lake Kenyir Resort is secluded and scenic place. Stayed here on Oct 21. Wanted to spend 2 nights, but due to a large group function, it was sold out 22/10. Ironically, the place was an empty on th 21st. It is one the gateways to Taman Negara (National Park). It is not a natural occurring lake, but it's breathtaking. I... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

My family and i went to this resort on December 2014. It was a mistake on our part to went there during the monsoon season. It rained everyday for the 2 days that we were there. Praises to the resort for having great customer service and attending to our needs. However, i noticed that the resort is not well maintained.... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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Singapore, Singapore
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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
7 helpful votes 7 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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Rena, Norway
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67 reviews 67 reviews
29 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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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11 helpful votes 11 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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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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