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Tanjong Jara Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Batu 8 | (off Jalan Dungun), Dungun 23000 , Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
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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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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wanted a quiet get away. Lovely spa and excellent masseurs. Staff that so courteous and smiling all the time. Lovely set up. Facilities in the room was excellent. Sad part no free wifi. Poor on array of food. My view point unmistakably Malay should not be restricted to food as you have guests from around the world so have... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been to a few other YTL properties and the experience was always amazing. However this place was just disappointing. We went in Nov 2013 for our 12th wedding anniversary. Our room wasn't ready when we checked in, but that was just a minor issue. We received an upgrade for one of the meals due to this, which was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tanjong Jara is an older 5* resort that has a great beach and is well laid out. I think the resort does need some attention is a few areas but the new General Manager, who started 6 months ago, looks to have this in hand. A very good place to stay now, but I suspect better in 2015. You should... More

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Berne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at TJR for 4 nights in July 2014. Pick-up at the airport was prompt and brought us safely to the hotel. Check-in was easy with welcome drinks. We were taken on a little tour on our way to the room. The room was big with a very big bathroom (Serambai Sea View room). Amenities were plenty and of very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at Tanjong Jara resort for two weeks in April. We booked the hotel last year mainly based on the fact that the pictures looked really good and it seemed to offer very good value for money. I was a little apprehensive after checking some of the reviews before we flew out. I should not have... More

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Kent, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good resort hotel with a good location, and good facilities. Even though the hotel is relatively large, the rooms are laid out across the resort in such a way that you never really believe there are 99 rooms there. We had a Serambai Sea View room and were lucky that ours was one of the few that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I chose Tanjong Jara for a part of our honeymoon and had the most incredible time. The resort is stunning, the staff and food are exceptional. We had an Anjung room, which was perfect. The views, beach and pools are amazing. We very rarely want to go back somewhere but we will 100% be returning. We were... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to many similar resorts around Asia and this one is no doubt the weakest. Check-in service was courteous but standard. Although this is a SLH member hotel, the staff looked curious when I enquired about SLH loyalty points. The room was just ok. Soundproofing was almost non-existent and we could clearly hear the contents of people's conversations... More

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Souvanaphoum, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mister Zung, Thank you for taking the time to write to us in regards to your stay at Tanjong Jara resort in February 2014. Unfortunately I was not working at the resort at the time and I am sorry to hear about your predicament, I have heard from my employees that this blackout was so sudden and major that... More

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the beautiful Tanjong Jara as a family of 6 adults aged 21 - 55 following a hectic 4 days in Japan. The resort is everything you need to relax and catch up with yourself again, the staff are ALL lovely without exception. Chef Anne who commands the main restaurant is quite a character, please accompany her to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Bumbung room. Room was spacious and clean. Wide selection of food during breakfast, lunch and dinner. Not much activities around the island. Kayak is available for free. Snorkeling and diving at nearby Tenggol Island is chargeable. We paid for 2 dives at Tenggol. The dive team was really accomodating and nice. All gears setup by the dive... 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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