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Sutra Beach Resort Terengganu

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Kampung Rhu Tapai, Merang, Setiu, Marang 21010, Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I stayed there for a night before heading for Redang. Nice hotel, well designed, good service from the staff. They have a nice infinity pool (a good warm up before heading for your Island adventure). We stayed at the room with the pool view. The rooms are okay. However, very poor breakfast buffet. Fried eggs were too... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

friendly staff, nice breakfast, rooms are nice, pool is nice, beach is okay. If you want to have some action, it's the wrong place though. Even though it was nearly fully booked, nothing was going on. Due to the muslim culture, they don't sell alcohol (which we respect). It's a really boring place. It's alright for a night.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here one night before traveling onwards to Redang. Hotel is very much focused on the locals, thus customer service is not always optimal. Not a major problem though. Rooms are slightly outdated, but still function properly. Fine for a night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I'd like to start by saying some of the reviews are very unfair, this is a malay resort that isn't really marketed towards westerns and so we should respect that we are visiting their country rather than try and make them cater directly for us. I know from previous experience a lot of malays do tend to swim clothed although... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I thought my partner was playing an elaborate prank when I arrived here as everything seemed to be wrong with the place and it was void of any people apart from the odd woman in a burka and male staff member walking around constantly hocking flem from their throat. It felt like a dodgy Malay episode of faulty towers. I... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Hotel hell? Maybe. We booked 4 nights at the Sutra Beach Resort as couldn't get any accommodation on any of the islands. The photos seemed nice enough so thought that we would give it a go despite the mixed reviews. On arrival the staff were less than welcoming. They were talking seriously as though our room wasn't available. Barely made... More

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Kuching, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Very relaxing and beautiful beach and super like the infinity swimming pool...Stayed in a Deluxe sea view. Calm and serene. Room is ok. Breakfast is acceptable. Will wish to come for second time. Good for family vacation.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We were visiting the resort as part of a trip to Malaysia, and stayed here for 3 days. We were upgraded upon arrival to a ocean sight appartment, which was quite nice. The room though had a not so nice smell to it due to the fact the aircon hadn't been running for a while, as this periode is just... More

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Leeds, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

My colleague was attending a conference at this resort but we had been unable to book accommodation here and so had stayed at a nearby resort. This had been a dreadful experience and we were so pleased when rooms became available at Sutra Beach, so we checked out and moved here. It was such a pleasant and dramatic change. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We had an extended stay here as Redang Island had closed (our already confirmed booking) so we turned up at Sutra Beach. They were very helpful at all times and we had a beautiful beach view room which was more than adequate and the sheets and towels were changed daily. There is a beautiful infinity pool and of course the... More

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Address: Kampung Rhu Tapai, Merang, Setiu, Marang 21010, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Marang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sutra Beach Resort Terengganu 3*
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Sutra Beach Resort is situated amidst the rustic fishing village of Merang, Terengganu. Miles and miles of white sandy beaches and clear sparkling water beckons you to come and stay. To work or play, to do everything or blessedly nothing, Sutra Beach Resort is the best place to be... Almost like home. ... more   less 
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