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Desaru Beach

Jl Desaru | Bandar Penawar, Kota Tinggi, Malaysia
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Very quiet

The beach during our visit was very quiet but lovely to have leisurely walk along , on both days... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2016
Gordon R
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Lockerbie, United Kingdom
Short gateway

Nice beach near Johor baharu. Good for weekend gateway. But the time i go cannot swim there because... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2016
Muhammad N
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good34%
  • Average40%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
2 days ago
“Clean beach”
May 15, 2017
“Not crystal clear beach but acceptable”
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Jl Desaru | Bandar Penawar, Kota Tinggi, Malaysia
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Reviewed November 11, 2016

The beach during our visit was very quiet but lovely to have leisurely walk along , on both days while walking the length of the beach we saw no one.

Thank Gordon R
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Nice beach near Johor baharu. Good for weekend gateway. But the time i go cannot swim there because the level of is to high, dangerous for all ages. Beach sand is nice, enjoy to walk along the beach side.

Thank Muhammad N
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Public beach no longer that clean compared previously due to the petrochmical construction nearby . Asphalt waste were floating around at seaside . Except these beach areas were maintained by hotels. Some hotels have water sports activities.

Thank WoeiTiam
Reviewed October 27, 2016

This is the best beach in Johor where we can enjoy the waves coming to the shore . It is dirty at the public places but if you are in the chalet beach or hotel beach it is nice and we feel safe .

Thank jainneha
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

During the monsoon months the East Coast beaches have a few fatalities each year simply because local people are not well informed about undercurrents or rips. Even the water is calm, you can see the undercurrent which will drag you out to sea ! the...More

1  Thank Highadventurer
Reviewed October 20, 2016

I walked 7pm last Sunday. Beach was clean. I passed 4 dogs, monkeys, a monitor lizard, many dragon flies and a crab. Few people were on the beach but it was a pleasant walk. Have heard that the sea is quite dangerous.

Thank GreatTrue
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Nearby beach getaway from the busy and packed Singapore. Relaxing but the water is not very clear. There is not much things to do other than lazing around. Recommended to join the firefly tour.

Thank NeoET
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Nice beach with an awesome view.. Not much stall or restaurant for you to eat coz mainly its more to picnics.. So bring your own food and relax by the beautiful beach and enjoy the view.. There is toilets and shower rooms available.. The charges...More

Thank emma100580
Reviewed September 15, 2016

White sandy beach and clean. The beach areas were maintained by hotels. Some hotels have water sports activities.

Thank rajeshalbert
Reviewed September 9, 2016

For RM4 per car entrance fee, it was worth every cents considering such long stretch of white sandy beaches along. It may not be the most cleanest and the most beautiful beach you been around comparing to those private resort/hotel can offered but for someone...More

1  Thank 8m8m8m
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Elina173
How good is the wave there for surfing?
January 24, 2017|
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Response from emma100580 | Reviewed this property |
It depends I guess.. but I don't see anyone surfing there..
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hiajinghui1423
do u know if the surf shack is still there?
December 10, 2016|
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Response from Stenhouse94 | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so , when i was there only a small restaurant that we have our evening treats
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