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Coral View Island Resort

Palau Perhentian Besar, Pulau Perhentian Besar 22300, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The resort is located well on the big Island. Anyone thinking about going there, book the deluxe seaview villa 713. The view is amazing. All the villa's are outdated and really needed some maintenance. Parts from the seeling are hanging loose, the front door was not closing well anymore and the floor was just loose. Food is just average (lunch,... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there four nights and it was great. You have a choice of two beaches that are five minutes away. Snorkeling site just in front of the beach. Food in the restaurant was good and reasonably priced. But for the fish barbecue we usually went to Waterfront.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my third trip to the islands and a return trip to the resort. Resort is on the big (Besar) island and better suited to those seeking peace and quiet. Resort has a variety of rooms ranging from a fan in the room to those with sea views and televisions. Staff at front desk and on-site restaurant are friendly... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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26 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in two deluxe garden-view chalets. The rooms were OK, but the bathroom was a throwback to the 70s. Still, it all worked out just fine. The restaurant had reasonable food at a decent price, although the service was excruciatingly slow. The beach in front is good for snorkeling, the beach next door at PIC is excellent for swimming... More

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Canzo, Lombardia, Italy
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This island is amazing. The sea is beautuful, light blue and green, white sandy beaches. This hotel is on two beaches, which are really nice and good for snorkellng. 2 minutes walk (you can enjoy its view from the restaurant) there's PIR beach, the best on the island (excluding turtle beach which a secluded one). We had an executive suite... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room we booked was totally different from the pictures. Very far from the hotel, view on a garbage area, room not clean with a very smelly fridge. We asked to change for a better room since we really wanted to have a good time and asked for a discount since we were staying 6 nights. They refused saying if... More

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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Coral View is probably a great compromise.....what works for it is - It has decent chalet style rooms (provided you book in time) - is decently priced food and drinks (mostly half priced vs. PIR, for example PIR sells a coke can at RM7 and this place sells it at RM3 - it is small amount but gives you and... More

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Bruxelles
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

If you want to go there make sure you will book greatly in advance to make sure you'll get the sea view chalets, otherwise you'll end up in the hill deluxe and you'll have to have bring your ear plugs ( next to the generator). However the location is superb!!! And staff is super nice and friendly!!! Breakfast buffer has... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed on pulau besar 6 nights with our 2 young boys and a great time there. Nevertheless accommodation was a huge disappointment. For that price (265ringit, around 65€), we had expected quite some luxury. Instead, we got a outdated bungalow with overview on tanks and generators. On rooms, the positive side, we had good airco and a mini fridge,... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I stayed with my family in the deluxe hill view for two nights, three days. Firstly, I was not informed that the hill view chalet is very far from the lobby (about 5 - 8 minutes walking distance from the main lobby) and you can get lost while going to your chalet. There was no phone, kettle to boil water... More

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Address: Palau Perhentian Besar, Pulau Perhentian Besar 22300, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Pulau Perhentian Besar
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Number of rooms: 23
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