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Tourist Centre, Mersing 86800, Malaysia
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Rawa Island Resort
Ranked #3 of 12 Hotels in Mersing
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A hidden gem of Johor as the island is simply beautiful with the clear blue water and white clean sand right at your door step been there a few times to as it's a good escape from the city life and it isn't too far from KL a quick flight and a short 30mins boat ride away. Our beachfront chalet... More 

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Singapore
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105 reviews 105 reviews
48 hotel reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Rawa during the monsoon season late January 2015, so when we tried to book the staff told us they would pencil in our booking then confirm 48 hours before if the weather/sea conditions would be good enough to make the stay pleasant - so that was a good start! The resort stafff also put us in touch with... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Off season trip at very good rates. The water was still clean with a bit of rain late afternoon. So many fish straight off the beach great for kids to see. Staff are very friendly and laid back. Food portions where huge and very nice. Loads of seafood. Drink price reasonable for a resort. Overall had a great 4 days... More 

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Singapore
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59 reviews 59 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Stayed for 4 nights at beach front chalet. Great place to relax with family and friends for a short stay +++ Beautiful clean beach with powder white sand Lovely clear waters with lots of fishes (no colourful corals though). Swim and snorkel off the beach in aquarium-like waters! Beachfront chalet is simple, spacious and pleasant Good service and laid-back ambience... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

We paid for 6pax but only 5 went. After we reached the lovely island, we requested for a change in rooms arrangement. Carlos was on duty that day and he promptly asked us to go have our lunch first while he made the necessary arrangement.. In the midst of our lunch, he came and let us know that he had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

If u need a getaway doing nothing, just relaxing on relatively clean beaches with lotsa wind n 'pepper-fine' sand, look no further! Sad there ain't a food column cos it is 5-stars!!! Excellent work by the super-friendly chef and his team!

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Taichung, Taiwan
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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

One of the best beach I have ever been. It has no rubbish on the beach as most of the public beach does in Malaysia. The ride to island is not that far from mainland with speedboat. It has been a very enjoyable stay with family. Surely will go back again! although the room is relatively well maintained if compared... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I went to this place for a weekend and I was amazed with the good food, yes!!! Beach was okay, rooms were nice, staff were cordial, lot of time to relax and enjoy, prices are very high I will recommend to book full package including all meals if you are staying here, else it can be more expensive, quite romantic... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Keep your expectations low! The beach and sea are amazing (even better on the left side). Everything else it's ok but not enough to reach the amount of money you pay. Clean and big rooms but very basic and oldish. Food ok but if you stay there too long you will end up eating always the same things. What's disappointing... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This hotel is quite good compared to the other hotel in this island. Still, you need to keep your expectations low in order to enjoy your stay. Rooms are good and spacious (at least the beachfront we stayed in). Bathroom is bad - no fresh water, no hot water, no decent amenities. Food is good, not great. Drinks not included... More 

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Address: Tourist Centre, Mersing 86800, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Mersing District > Mersing
Number of rooms: 77
Also Known As:
Rawa Island Safaris Hotel Mersing
Rawa Island Safaris Mersing
Rawa Island Resort Mersing, Malaysia - Johor

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