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Tanjong Jara Resort

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ipoh, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This resort is really awesome for those who wants to stay out of busy life and have relaxing outside of the city. I really highly recommended this resort and yes this resort have many international tourist but no worries, all the staff are very kind to local tourist too. Including their chef! Terbaik. Really hope to come to this resort...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is a perfect choice to relax for a few days in a beautiful place. Warm welcome, great and huge seaview room just a few steps away from the perfect beach, clear transparent and warm water of the China sea! Many choices of restaurants (we tried a different one each day, our preference goes for the one by the...

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Major concern was a lack of wine! We found it difficult to appreciate the issues with wine availability...... It's a Muslim country but Europeans like wine, not in excess but with meals etc. On our first day we had to chose 5 times from the drinks menu before finding what was in stock after frustratingly asking ' what do you...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is everything i hoped and more! There was a sucimurni experience every saturday where you sit on a tikar eat keropok lekor, play congkak, sepak takraw or paint batik, with a smart monkey picking out fresh coconut for you to drink, was a pleasant experience, me being a city girl finds this to be super! The beach was...

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Emm_ris, We really appreciate that you took the time to share details about your recent visit to Tanjong Jara Resort. We are beaming with pride knowing that we hit the mark and delivered on everything that we promised. Reading your review was of great encouragement to me personally reminding me why we do what we do. Our goal is...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for a second honeymoon, i loved it.The staff is well trained and reacting straight away to your demands. the resort is beautiful,clean,peacefull.the restaurant near the beach was just perfect for a romantic dinner.i would really like to come back one day...

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear d m, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review after your most recent stay with us. Getting reviews like yours ranks among our favorite things! Everyone here takes pride in what we do and it is through feedback like yours full of affirmations and encouragement that we renew our commitment to always trying our best. We...

Mansfield, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 7 nights in a Seaview room without a balcony. The room was immaculate and really well designed with a very large bathroom. Shower was outstanding - roomy and again, immaculately clean. Next time we would choose to have the same room with a balcony as we kept looking enviously at the room next door. Breakfast was excellent with...

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Offmefarm, When we first read your review we could not help it but smile. We are beaming with pride knowing that we hit the mark and delivered on everything that we promised. Reading your review was of great encouragement to me personally reminding me why we do what we do. We will pass along your comments to our team....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a five night stay at the Tanjong Jara resort,and only wish it could have been longer! We stayed in a bumbung room which was spacious,spotless and had glimpses of the sea,glad we didn't upgrade as wouldn't have wanted to sit outside on a terrace as the heat was stifling.Food in the restaurants was delicious,with plenty of choice.The...

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Susan_C, WOW! We can't begin to tell you how nice it is to hear words of encouragement, appreciation and praise. We are constantly hard at work doing everything we can to deliver high quality experiences to every one of our guests. We are so happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations in more ways than we could have...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely authentic Malay theme resort with very good service at every part of the resort, from the front desk to the restaurant and the pool areas. Staffs are very helpful. Rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable. Pool area is very nice, beach is good, food is delicious too. Many varieties of activities are available although I did not take part....

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear christinachea, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review after your most recent stay with us. Getting reviews like yours ranks among our favorite things! Everyone here takes pride in what we do and it is through feedback like yours full of affirmations and encouragement that we renew our commitment to always trying our best. We train...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tanjung Jara Resort is a splendid resort, extremly and courteous staff and with a private beach. Thoroughly enjoyed our weekend here. Tenggol Island is a must do, its as if youre at your own private island. Trip can be arranged from this resort although a tad pricy

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Buveinthiran_B, Warmest Greeting from Tanjong Jara Resort! It was indeed a great pleasure having you with us recently at Tanjong Jara Resort- Unmistakably Malay, may I on behalf of team members take this opportunity to express our sincere appreciation. Thank you for taking the time to write this review, and your comments served a valuable tool in our service...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got an amazing deal to come to this hotel with FlightCentre last September (2016) The hotel couldn't have been more perfect. The Ecoresort really epitomises the Malay culture, whilst providing an excellent location to relax in. We spent just a week here, but we were well looked after during every second. The chefs in the restaurant really make you...

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Terence_Waller, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Dear charlie2017327, WOW! We can't begin to tell you how nice it is to hear words of encouragement, appreciation and praise. We are constantly hard at work doing everything we can to deliver high quality experiences to every one of our guests. We are so happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations in more ways than we could have...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fronted by palm fringed, emerald seas, Tanjong Jara Resort is a sanctuary of luxury and well-being steeped in the unmistakable grace of age-old Malay traditions. Here, in the comfort of a room furnished in local timber and rich fabrics, guests are lulled by the sighs of waves and the warm tropical breeze. The award-winning architecture of this resort reflects the elegance and grandeur of 17th century Malay palaces, offering an authentic taste of the region’s spirit and an enduring embodiment of gentle Malay arts and hospitality. Seamlessly integrated with the resort is the Spa Village, dedicated to combining the therapeutic properties of natural local ingredients and the innate healing practices of the area, providing a special, restorative experience. Guests can choose to experience an eco-adventure river cruise, explore teeming coral reefs or browse in a night market. Whatever the activity, every breath is pure refreshment, a relaxation of the soul, a pure journey of revival. In Malay we call this Sucimurni, in Malaysia it is Tanjong Jara Resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tanjong Jara Resort

Address: Batu 8 | Off Jalan Dungun, Dungun 23000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Terengganu > Dungun District > Dungun
Price Range: $147 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tanjong Jara Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Tanjong Jara Hotel Dungun
Tanjong Jara Dungun
Tanjong Jara Resort Dungun, Terengganu, Malaysia
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“1006/7 were ok but I would have a downstairs room if visiting again simply to have outside access”
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“Seaview. Ground floor rooms obvs easier access to the beach.”
668JS, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“Go for room 301 to 502”
Richards_remarks, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“Worth having a sea view.”
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