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Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort

Lorong Saujana Bandar Penawar, Kota Tinggi 81900, Malaysia (Formerly Desaru Damai Beach Resort)
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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here on a motorcycle trip. I was very happy that we were allowed to park near the lobby. This provided ease to carry all the gear and stuff. The staff greeted us warmly and check in was a breeze. Remember to have RM100 as deposit. Room was clean and roomy. The view was great. Looking into the beach... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Check in was fast and efficient. Hotel tired. Room was OK with new bed linen and pillows. All rooms face the sea view. Please be cautious when going out onto balcony as there is a step which is easy to tumble down. Extremely disappointed with restaurant! !! Not able to have wine or beer with our meal...I understand that maybe... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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30 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good: - nice swimming pool, beach, reasonably clean, not too far from Singapore, price of meal is reasonable, nice view from room, quiet. Bad: - service and security! - when we arrived, they forgot to send us a taxi cab to fetch us at ferry terminal!! When you have two young kids, it is not funny. - they do not... More 

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Asia
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42 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I just stayed one night. Grass lawns are not well maintained. My bath tub did not drain properly- needed about 30 min for the water from the shower to drain. Room was decent size and clean, air con worked well. Buffet breakfast was ok. A range of carbs- rice, rice noodels, pastries, cereals. Also some fruit, chocolate muffins, fruit juices,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Nice hotel overall Pros: 1. Next to beach 2. Decent sea sports like jetski and parasailing and sea banana etc 3. Food and services are decent 4. Nearby fireflies tour is great 5. Near ferry pier which takes ferry from Singapore Cons: 1. Limited sea sports, no kayaking or snorkelling 2. Services are slow Check out time at 12 noon... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The resort is advertised as new resort , in fact it is one of the recent acquisition of an older resort speaking of which you can find some facilities is old. For example : bathroom tile and furniture , swimming pool and etc. The receptionists are fluent English speaker Filipinos who has very nice service attitude but due to many... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The pillow and duvet smell bad. It has not been well cleaned. Similarly the toilet cleanliness. Terrible. I need to wash the toilet before using it. Urine on the floor and has not been cleaned! Cafe for breakfast kinda average. Lack of choice.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

Poor, poor and poor.A bad weekend. From the reception down to the dinner was poor.No telephone connection,the wifi was away on holiday,the dishes served cold and late and the breakfast buffet? I could do better.How do you serve veggies that are getting yellow on the outside to people?To think this place was just commissioned in 2016? Asked reception to get... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

We took a deluxe Family room which is at LG and have a balcony link to the swimmig pool. The room is clean and have 1 single bed and a king size bed. We stayed for one night , so can't comment on the promptness of the house keeper. There is only one restaurant serving breakfast and lunch and another... More 

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Johor Bahru District, Malaysia
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48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

If your looking for a weekend retreat away from Johor Bahru - Look No further. This might just be what your look for. All rooms are of a good size with the added bonus of all facing the sea. Beds are fairly comfortable with good quality linen and pillows. Furniture is a little tired but still adequate. Bathroom although clean,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
EXPERIENCE THE NEWLY REFURBISHED PROPERTY, DESARU TUNAMAYA BEACH & SPA RESORT (previously known as the "Desaru Damai") Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort offers 134 sea-facing rooms & suites, Banqueting Facilities, Gym, Sea Sport Activities, and many more... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort

Address: Lorong Saujana Bandar Penawar, Kota Tinggi 81900, Malaysia (Formerly Desaru Damai Beach Resort)
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Kota Tinggi District > Kota Tinggi
Price Range: $57 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 134
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Also Known As:
Desaru Damai Beach Hotel Kota Tinggi
Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Kota Tinggi, Malaysia - Johor
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