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Bagus Place Retreat

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Pulau Tioman | No 1C, Pasir Sarang, Kg Mukut, Pulau Tioman, Malaysia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Beijing, Beijing, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 days in Bagus place. I have to start with the location: Bagus Place is placed in an amazing spot, at the foot of the twin peaks, between the narrow beach and the jungle. The place is absolutely stunning and beautiful. The staff is very friendly, they will pick you up at the ferry jetty, and will bring... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bagus Place Retreat is a unique experience that went well beyond our imagination and exceeded all our expectations. The road trip from Singapore is long, and the ferry ride from Mersing unpleasant, but once you get here you'll be in paradise where Azie and her team caters to your every need. There were more staff than guests at the resort... More 

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Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was initially a bit hesitant to write this review, as I don't want to share this "secret" but this resort is just too wonderful to keep from others. From the inital greating at the Ferry, until the return trop back, the staff provided a level of service beyond anything a 5-star luxury resort has to offer. They spent time... More 

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

One of the nicest places we have ever stayed. The island is beautiful and the hotel itself is lovely. The evening buffet is always very good. We stayed for a week and it wasn't repetitive and was always excellent. The staff are lovely and always made us feel very welcome. I can't recommend Bagus Place enough, its an amazing place

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Wow.. what a fantastic place to relax and enjoy the surroundings. Crystal clear water with lots of colourful fish. The accommodation (rock house) was peaceful above the water and rocks, with cheeky monkeys visiting on the verandah. The staff are friendly and helpful. It is a little hard to get to...the ferry and working out the times it left either... More 

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New York City, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

After traveling around S.E. Asia for 3.5 weeks I ended my travels at this resort and it was perfect. I stayed in the Boat House Chalet for 3 days (too short) and I enjoyed it very much. The staff were so friendly and helpful. I was traveling alone but they made me feel comfortable for the most part. As others... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Oh Boy...Where to begin?! From the moment the speed boat picks you up and takes you to Bagus, you know you are in for something special. Turquoise water, jungle clad peaks, and smiling faces...and that was just on the speed boat. Upon arriving at that perfect jetty, the relaxation begins. After a welcome cocktail and briefing from the lovely Rosie,... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

The Trip advisor reviews and the reports of not a lot to do was the deciding factors for booking our 3 nights....it did'nt disappoint. My gf and I were picked up by speedboat at the Genting ferry terminal for the 10 minute pleasurable dash to the Bagus place jetty, please note there are NO roads leading to this place!! We... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We had our weekend booked for Rawa but the resort cancelled on us a week before as they erroneously double-booked the same room. We did not want to waste the long weekend and coach to Mersing, so we decided to take a trip to Tioman instead. And we are so glad that it happened! The coach from Singapore to Mersing... More 

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Londres, Reino Unido
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

As they say when you arrive, Bagus place is Paradise. We had three days in complete peace, surrounded by a beautiful beach, nice,transparent and warm water. Good food, amazing room. Everything was perfect, as we read in all the reviews in Trip advisor. We would recommend it to everyone!

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