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Perhentian Island, Pulau Perhentian Besar 22300 , Malaysia
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Abdul's Chalet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Whistler, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went 4 friend from Spain. We went during last part of the season! We could check all rooms in tuna bay, sahula, coconut.... and we decided to take this hotel because the rooms were new, clean and nice location!!! AC too! Wifi is not working very well and it's only in the restaurant! Restaurant food didn't like to much... More

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Newcastke upon tyne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Wonderful location and excellent value for money. Tuna bay wanted about 90 quid a night for a minimum of 7 nights relative to about 38 a triple chalet at Abdul's. We found it basic but clean and excellent value. Would recommend and try for a sea view if possible. Air con worked well and location to jetty was easy. We... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Abdul's Chalet is located on Perhentian Besar (big island) and we liked that it was a lot quieter and peaceful than Kecil. There were more families and couples there. The room was relatively clean and the bathroom was spacious. No TV in the room, but there was air conditioning, a water heater as well as a mini-fridge. The room was... More

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KL
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here last year and the beachfront chalet was wonderful. Its a no-frills chalet and theres not much to do on this side of the island. So, if you are looking for some peace and relaxation, this is a good place. We took the full board package and the meals provided were very tasty. Definitely worth it. The best part,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I loved it at Abdul's Chalets. My bungalow ( to call it a chalet is fanciful) was right on the beach with coconut palms and lots of deck chairs to kick back in. It's literally just a stroll out your door into the turquoise sea. Rooms are very basic, clean, good air-con, overhead fan, comfortable beds and have a little... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stayed down the beach at Tuna Bay but ate here several times. Rooms looked (at least from the outside) at least as good as Tuna Bay but a little less western. Staffed by friendly people with great food and drinks (non alcoholic) available. Try sharing the spicy belacan and the cooling coconut sauce seafood dishes. Great teh tarak too.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stayed at Abdul's for 2 nights and had a very nice stay. The chalets are very clean, and surprisingly new. We had no mosquito problems at all (which we were scared of after reading reviews for other places), and the AC worked perfectly, allowing us to have a good night sleep in spite of the high temperatures outside. After... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I sent them my booking reservations then moment they start to take in reservations for year 2014. They replied promptly with the details for a packaged stay inclusive of meals + snorkeling trip. There are 4 of us in this trip, 2 are interested in snorkeling and another 2 purely in diving. As such, I asked for a room only... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We booked Abduls chalet's thinking it was a little expensive (compared to other hotels in Malaysia), although all accommodation on the Island is a little pricey. However we were very happy with the rooms when we arrived. We booked a beachfront chalet (which we could only get for 6 nights out of 7) and it was directly on the beach,... More

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Bradford
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

A Beautiful peaceful location. Fairly basic beach hut facilities, with air conditioning that tripped occasionally but it kept the room cool. Bathroom was basically a wet room and had an electric shower that worked well. No alcohol served at this lodging, but there were a couple of places along the beach that did. Alcohol in this part of the world... More

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Address: Perhentian Island, Pulau Perhentian Besar 22300 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Pulau Perhentian Besar
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Abdul Chalet Hotel Pulau Perhentian Besar

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