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Tanjong Jara Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Batu 8 | (off Jalan Dungun), Dungun 23000 , Malaysia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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19 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently returned from my honeymoon. We stayed at the Tanjung Jara Resort for 5D/4N. Oh how, I regret my decision to stay there. To set the scene, Tanjung Jara belongs to the YTL hospitality group, a "supposed" renowned Malaysian group famed for being classy and luxurious. I've attended prior functions organised by the group, and they are or "were"... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent 10 days here in the middle of June. We came here in June 2013 for 3 days and loved it so much that we wanted to return for longer. We could not fault the resort, everything was perfect and the staff were so kind, friendly and helpful. I cannot understand the negative reviews I have... More

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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just returned from a week at the Tanjong Jara Resort in East Malaysia. Despite being advertised as 5 star I'd say it was a long way from achieving that standard. When we checked in the front desk team couldn't open the door to the villa - we then ended up going in via the back door. I was surprised that... More

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Dear Mister Hudson, Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort... Thank you for taking the time to write to us through the TripAdvisor in regards to your recent stay at Tanjong Jara resort. It will allow us to continually work on our product for the benefit of our guests. We, at Tanjong Jara resort strive to provide a Malaysian experience equal to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read all the reviews repeatedly, we decided to extend our stay by two nights prior to going. Therefore, I may sound very critical (purely cos I had uber high expectations). We arrived around 10pm and the staff seemed to know who we were before we even mentioned our names. They gave us a drink, cold towel and suggested we... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove from Singapore to Dungun - 480km, via Mersing and Kuantan, took us about 7 hours. The drive was worth it as we had an exclusive and completely relaxed vacation at TJR. We loved the beach, it was private, quiet, clean, and we just lazed there for hours enjoying the sun and the breeze. The staffs were attentive by serving/refilling... More

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Singapore, Singapore
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful grounds, great staff and natural surroundings! Tanjong Jara is a beautiful resort that is influenced by Malay and Balinese decor. It is situated in a remote area in Dungun, Terrengganu. What I like about TJR is that I did not have to jostle with the crowds unlike in Bali. I did not try the diving in Teggol but I... More

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West Sussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 5 nights here following an intensive 10 days touring round Malaysia. For us, therefore, it was pretty much the perfect location as we wanted no more than to relax completely in a quiet and very comfortable environment with top quality food and service. Tanjong Jara delivered well on all these fronts. Highlights for us were:... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel/resort is a great place to make a one-stop holiday. we were there for 5 nights. The beach is great, long stretches of sand for kms and noone in sight ! The south china sea is inviting and was fairly calm during our stay. The pools are great if one wants to not go to the sea. The restaurants... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had been wanting to check out the resort since I saw it on the travel channel some years back, and true enough, it didn't disappoint. The hotel staff were hospitable and warm, and we were promptly offered cold facial towels and a welcome drink upon arrival. Upon check in, we were walked to our rooms by a member of the... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We staying here for 2 nights 3 days. This resort is just amazing. We where impressed from the moment we arrived. On arrival we where given a nice cool refreshment towel and a deliciously cold welcome drink. Which was greatly appreciated after the long 1 hr drive from the airport to the resort. We booked 2 rooms and the walk... More

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Address: Batu 8 | (off Jalan Dungun), Dungun 23000 , Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Dungun District > Dungun
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tanjong Jara Resort 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Tanjong Jara Hotel Dungun
Tanjong Jara Dungun
Tanjong Jara Resort Dungun, Terengganu, Malaysia

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