Are you in a desperate need of a weekend escape with your friends or family? Bored of doing the utmost typical activities in the city? Well, we believe it’s time for you to be connected to nature again.
Many might not know that Malaysia still has an abundance of stunning rainforests and jungles alive. Hence, there are also a lot of fantastic retreats available here in Malaysia. We can guarantee that going to retreats is the kind of weekend escape that you will enjoy! Check out these five amazing retreats in Malaysia, which you can visit.
1. Permai Rainforest Resort
We’re starting the list with a retreat located in Kuching, Sarawak – Permai Rainforest Resort! Everything about this retreat is merely worth-visiting. It is an eco-resort which is at the foot of the legendary Mount Santubong. There are tree houses and different types of cabins for you to stay the night in. Besides, there’s also a camping site available! During your free time, make sure to explore the rainforest or visit the beaches nearby.
Address: Teluk Penyuk, Jalan Sultan Tengah, Santubong, 93050 Kuching, Sarawak
2. Sekeping Serendah
Sekeping Serendah isn’t like any other typical retreats. Here, you’ll get a chance sleeping in a glass box, literally. You’ll be able to get get a clear view of the rainforest at night through the glass box; impressive, right? There are various sizes for the rooms, and the largest one can hold up to 14 people! You can also have a barbecue session here because there are barbecue pits available. However, there are also restaurants nearby which you can drive to for your meals!
Address: SERENDAH FS, 43300, 48200, Selangor
3. The Dusun
This retreat in Seremban is bound to leave you speechless with its views. Grab the chance to take a swim at their infinity pools with the view of the mountains! And not to forget, the scenery from the chalets is also stunning. We can assure you that you’ll have a relaxing and fun stay here.
Address: 3437, Jalan, Mukim, Kampung Baru Pantai, 71770 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan
4. Sarang by the Brook
Looking for a retreat that has a hipster look? Sarang by the Brook got you covered! It has private homes, which are in container forms, located amidst the jungle. There are also various activities which you can do here like white water rafting, archery, golf, paragliding and many more. For those planning to cook their own food, there’s a kitchen available for all the guests. You can also opt for a barbecue by using the barbecue pits.
Address: Jalan Seruling 20, 44000 Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor
5. Fig Tree Hill Resort
Last but not least, Fig Tree Hill Resort at Penang. We all know that Penang is often crowded; let’s admit, it can get quite stuffy and stressful sometimes. Thus, we recommend coming here to escape from all of that. With amazing scenery and comfortable traditional houses to stay in, you’ll love it here. Don’t forget to visit the spa here, too!
Address: Jalan Kenari, Sungai Ara, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang
That concludes our list for today, folks! Well, all that’s left to do is call up all your friends and family members for a weekend escape. These five fantastic retreats in Malaysia will not disappoint you; we’re sure of it.
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