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Residence Resort Paka

Lot 473 Kampong Cacar,, Paka 23100, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The room charge considered very high for such hotel. It costs almost RM300 per night for a garden view room. Room wasn't so impressive. Not very clean as there are stains in the bathroom. However, this is the only choice we have for a decent hotel in paka.

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

Now its known as Qamar hotel. In terms of location, it's convenient since it's only about 10 minutes away from the processing plants in Kerteh. Rooms are OK, a bit old... and the rate is somewhat on the high side. The choices of food for breakfast is good; not much choices for room service though but price is reasonable. There... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Stayed one night. Receiptionist on duty was very helpful... room was ok. Not so clean though. Bathroom ok. Breakfast was nice. But room price quite high compare to the same rate at other states. Parking ok. Other facilities ok...

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Paka, Malaysia
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This hotel only works because is close to Petronas and does not have much competence. Do not think that the reason it is many times full is because of its quality. They will be also lucky because most of the people who stay here is to work therefore they spend all day out working, so they only realise the service... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Now known as The Qamar, it's newly renovated in half part of the hotel. We stayed in chalet 702 for 2 nights, the room is quite big. The air-cond works well, however it's too noisy. Hot shower and wifi also works well. It'd be great if there are more TV channels available. The housekeeping doesnt come until around 3 or... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I hosted some seminars here for Petronas (that's the state oil company) engineers, and stayed in the hotel. As it is close to a large oil and gas centre, this place does not have to try too hard. If you cannot get a good night's sleep, never mind the details. The bed was rock hard. If you can sleep in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We are a couple with 2 young kids. Overall room condition is OK. I switch room once during my 3 days stay due to last minute booking. I think the rooms in this hotel have been newly refurbished as I could see that their bathroom is like a brand new together with the overall good room condition. On a first... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Stayed one night in the hotel [now known as The Qamar Hotel]. The hotel did not live up to its motto “We take pride in providing you with the best facilities ………… at all times”. Although we made confirmed reservation, the receptionists took some time to find our reservation when we checked in the afternoon. There were no bell boys... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

We booked 4 rooms over the internet. Upon arrival after a long 6 hr drive, we were eager to check in and enjoy the rest of the day at the beach. Somehow the reservations team made a mistake and only issued us with one room. When they realised we had reserved FOUR rooms, not ONE, the reception staff looked lost.... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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17 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

We booked lunch service for 28pax recently. Was there at 1pm, surprised to see there were not that many choices and the spread was probably made for just 10pax when there was clearly a large crowd, not just us. Service was very very slow from junior staff. Food was dissapointing, not even lukewarm n refill took so long i gave... More

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Address: Lot 473 Kampong Cacar,, Paka 23100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Dungun District > Paka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Residence Resort Paka Terengganu

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Perfect Getaway..An experience you must explore!The serene shores of Paka is ideally built with Residence Resort, that brings you a whole new meaning of total comfort.It's simply the best escape from the hustle of urban madness to the undisturbed town of Paka, a quaint suburb in the state of Terengganu, East Cost of Peninsular Malaysia. ... more   less 
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