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Japamala Resort - By Samadhi

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Japamala for a week. We loved it, and the service was truly excellent. Not a place for families or friends in my opinion, only couples while we were there, many of whom were on honeymoon. Italian/western food at the end of the jetty was actually really lovely, and in our opinion was better than... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Japamala Resort for 7 nights in June during our honeymoon. The resort and location are amazing but what really made our stay so special were the staff- they are incredible. The beach is beautiful and the snorkelling off the jetty is good also. We'd recommend going on a trip to nearby Rengis or coral island for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We loved everything about this place. The setting, the service, the rooms, the food, the drinks - all fantastic. We were on our honeymoon and they treated us so well but I think that is how they treat everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

We (my husband and our 3years old daughter) stayed at Japamala to celebrate my husband and my birthday in mid May 2016. Stayed at the tree-top chalet for 3D2N. the food are acceptable and the scenery was breathtaking.. the room was exceptionally clean and the staff are very friendly.. n my daughter have her first crush with one of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The staff, the island, the food and the peace and quite - pleasure to go there and will return. All the staff went out of there way to make us feel welcome and nothing was an issue. Food was amazing. Either in the Thai or Italian rest (which is moving to a new building soon thus using the pier as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Japamala resort is unique with a niche exclusive goers-guests. For nature lovers n adventurers i trust you would enjoy this resort. There are abundance of activities from jungle trekking (45 walk to nearby Genting village)...snorkelling trips (speak w the front desk for arrangement - must try the coral island snorkelling)...kayaking (u are free to explore the sea. Just be careful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Upon checking in to one of the 13 rooms in this resort. You won't want to leave. The experience here is great. There is a lot of good things to talk about this resort. First is the tree top chalet booked. it is nice cozy and secluded, nicely tuck into the jungle. Despite being remote on a tree, the room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is paradise. We stayed in a jungle villa, which was spacious and lovely. A beautiful setting, saw loads of wildlife. The beach & pool areas are beautiful, and as (at present) there are only 13 villas it's lovely and quiet. The water at Tioman is crystal clear so while the snorkeling trip we went on was spectacular (albeit quite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Japamala Resort was worth the long long traveling time it took us from Egypt. The resort is quite unique offering a limited number of rooms/chalets which means impeccable guest service. We were pampered all day, every day, our requests always accommodated with a smile . Food is more than excellent, loved how breakfast had a small cold cuts buffet and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Penghulu House for 4 nights and loved every moment of the stay. The house is spacious and offers every need at all times. Stay at Japamala was definitely one of the best for me so far. The resort has been made to take care of you in every aspect. Staff are really friendly and works through out the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
JapaMala is Tioman Island’s only boutique resort, and one-of-a-kind in Malaysia. This small and exclusive resort of 13 rooms is hidden amidst 11 acres of lush tropical rainforest. A one-village-one-resort property, JapaMala has its own private and quiet beach. While some charming Malay village-style villas and chalets dot the jungle and beachfront, others nestle in the most breath-taking spots.Best described as an ‘eco-luxe’ resort, JapaMala transcends the experience of living close to nature by redefining it with a touch of luxury. Designed by natural streams, steep cliffs, towering boulders and where no trees are felled, the entire resort borrows from nature its elements to offer an exceptional sense of paradise, freedom from the real world. While serious relaxation is an elusive commodity for many, one can truly succumb to the healing effects JapaMala imparts through its holistic blend of sumptuous gourmet treats, intimacy between man and nature, unique spa experiences and truly unprecedented hospitality. Many say JapaMala is not just a place, but a state of mind. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Japamala Resort - By Samadhi

Address: Kampung Lanting, Tioman Island, Pulau Tioman 86800, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Pahang > Rompin District > Pulau Tioman
Price Range: $137 - $664 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Japamala Resort - By Samadhi 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Japamala Hotel Pulau Tioman
Japamala Resort
Japamala Pulau Tioman
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#1 Spa Hotel in Pulau Tioman
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pulau Tioman
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