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Ombak Inn Chalet

Coral Bay, Pulau Perhentian Kecil 22300, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very last minute walked-in and managed to get a fan room at RM100. Clean and very well maintain. Located near the jetty. Less then 10 minutes walk to Long Beach and some food stalls nearby. A dive shop and a nice cozy restaurant too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small room and only 2 beds - prob a bit noisy but clean and tidy. Just off the beach too, nice getaway in the heat of the day. Best part was wifi in the restaurant which we all enjoyed. Certainly not the cheapest place in town. They do ask for a deposit on the room key which I found a... More 

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New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We booked this place because it was one of the few places on the Perhentians that took internet bookings. Unfortunately we were not able to then cancel after we read the reviews about bedbugs and realized how crazy expensive this place is. We later learned that there is no shortage of places, even in the high season -- you just... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We really enjoyed the location of the Ombak resort. We preferred the dining options on Coral beach and calm atmosphere with long beach a short 10minute walk away for sunbathing in the daytime and drinking in the evening. (especially the fire show!) We spent our first night in a non AC room on the upper floor. We did not enjoy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We had dinner a couple of times at Ombak. It was mostly good, but the BBQ fish was - like all other restaurants - too dry. The chicken chop was good, as was the fish and chips and the ice cream. Eat here for the extra three ringit and you'll be happy.

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zürich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I stayed at Ombak for 5 nights. I had the room called Barracuda, which is located just apposite the Ombak dive center. The room is spacious enough for two with a beautiful wooden bed, a TV and DVD player if you just feel like chilling out. Most important to me was the clean bathroom. The resort cannot change nature but... More 

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Stockholm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We came to Ombak with no expectations, the only family room that was available that week, but ended up reallly enjoying our stay. Mainly because of the friendly and serviceminded staff and good location, good snorkling nearby golden sands beach and lighthouse, and ten minute easy walk to long beach. Cosy restaurant on the beach. One disturbing thing that they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

On recent trip my brother and I decided to go diving with our 3 sons. We picked Ombak due to the outstanding friendliness of the staff and the excellent condition of their, near new, equipment. Initially we had only planned to complete our Open Water course with these guys but our instructors, Nick and Gemma, made us feel so welcome... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Don't go there, rooms full of bedbugs!!!! Very expensive for what it is compared to the others hotels on perhentian! Old and broken furnitures, bad breakfast, lot of noise! You'll find better for the same price!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

This is the worst place I have ever stayed overall. It is not the least clean and it did have fairly new looking rooms but the overall experience was horrendous. They have bed bugs. The staff are the surliest people I have ever come across, they act like the existence of the human race causes them pain. If they hate... More 

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