Tanjong Jara Resort - Dungun

Batu 8 Off Jalan Dungun, Dungun, Malaysia, 21500  show map
 5 stars
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Tanjong Jara Resort - Dungun

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's pool

Cribs/ Baby cots

Private beach

Beach access

Private beach

Beach umbrellas

Beach towels

Editorial review:

Those looking for an upscale Malay experience, need look no further than this South China Sea resort modeled on the palaces of sultans, which is also honeymoon friendly. Features include rooms which are finished with local timber, restaurants which delight with their use of native ingredients, spa treatments employing notable native spices such as nutmeg and galanga, and a traditional gamelan orchestra which performs nightly shows.

Overview

The comfortable 5-star Tanjong Jara Resort offers an ideal spot in a market area close to a stadium, bars and restaurants. Built in 1979, the hotel is a combination of traditional architecture and contemporary facilities.

Tanjong Jara Resort is located near by the unspoiled golden beach. 218 km to Cameron Highlands.

Guests may find Rantau Abang within 6.8 km and Crystal Mosque Kuala Terengganu within 53.2 km of the property.

Tanjong Jara Resort lies within 35 minutes’ drive to Kerteh airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 99 rooms featuring a balcony, a private safe, a CD player, satellite TV and a private terrace as well as spacious bathrooms with a bidet, a shower and a hairdryer. Many rooms come with a spectacular view on the ocean. The rooms are designed with beautiful décor and have hardwood floors.

Eat & Drink

Residents can sample light meals of local cuisine at the onsite restaurant. Cool drinks are offered in the lobby bar.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of MYR 82 per person per night.  The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of MYR 41 per night per child under 12 years. 

Services

Guests can rent cars, bicycles and limousines to explore the local area.

Relax

Leisure facilities, such as a diving center and a library, are provided on site. A fitness centre and a gym as well as lawn tennis, cycling and fishing are available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   99.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Diving center
  • Cycling
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Pub
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Fluffy down duvets
  • Down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Batu 8 Off Jalan Dungun, Dungun, Malaysia, 21500

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City Center
  • Dungun
    6.7 km
Airports
  • Kerteh (KTE)
    30.5 km
  • Sultan Mahmood (TGG)
    72.8 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    99

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Rooms and availability

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Tanjong Jara Resort - Dungun Dungun location
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        Hotel Address:

        Batu 8 Off Jalan Dungun, Dungun, Malaysia, 21500

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Dungun
          6.7 km
        Airports
        • Kerteh (KTE)
          30.5 km
        • Sultan Mahmood (TGG)
          72.8 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          99

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        Best Luxury Hotels in Malaysia

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        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          99

        Hotel Awards

        MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDungunTanjong Jara Resort

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Malaysia

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        Tanjong Jara Resort Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Tanjong Jara Resort

        Average guest rating

        8.4out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 55 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          8.2

          The Malay Kampong style atmosphere, quality food, friendly staff and nice beach for relaxing.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Decor, cleanliness, pool, landscape

          Breakfast not included

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          The rooms are very big and there is enough space for everything. The towels are changed twice a day. Huge bathroom with seperate tube and shower and 2 places for washing. 2 pools but one in an aerea with no wind. The staff is very helpfull. They safed my life when one wing started to burn.and the hotel gave us for the inconvinience to be waked up at 5 am and to change room 50% on our restaurant bills.very generous

          The food is excellent so the service but the price for a set menue for 250 myr seems to be too high

        • Couple
          8.2

          Excellent services, nice spa and the snorkeling was fun too.

        • Family with children
          8.2

          It is a good place to relax, unwind and rejuvenate from work stress. As it is not a high density populated resort, provides sufficient privacy to couples and family. The staff is friendly and I would like to mention one of the staff by the name of Gin. She was helpful and offered to draw a map of the location of where I could find local delicacies. Overall experience was good.

          I realized that the coconut trees along the walkway / paths at the resort had ripe coconuts on it. It would be good to ensure the coconuts are harvested regularly before they could reach a size which could fall and hurt people who are walking along the paths.

        • Single
          10.0

          You feel you Are alone although other guests are also there.very nice stuff very polite . You feel like home

        • Family with children
          9.2

          What stands out for me over the other resorts I've been are the staff of Tanjong Jara are absolutely friendly, from housekeeping to f&b staff, including the Chef! The resort is clean, well maintained and the room is spacious enough for a family of 2 adults and 2 kids. The Spa is defintely commendable and is a must try! Food is above average.

          I wish there are more activities for the kids, besides the kids play room. Also the food flies can be a menace.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Supurb staff and location. You are made to feel part of a family.

          Some of the huts are beginning to look a little worn, but continuous maintanence is underway to correct this.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Been for 4D3N in March 2011. The environment there is soothing best for relaxing. Unfortunately it was raining most of the time so we spent less out at beach. What a waste. Should there be no rain, play and rest by the beach will be a wonderful experience because it has a beautiful stretch of beach sets for leisure especially with family members. Room was very nice simply luxury & comfortable to rest mind either facing sea or garden. Whole experience at this resort was very pleasant & wonderful.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The hospitality of the staff, especially the guest relations and housekeeping. The room is spacious and the bed is very comfortable.

          There is no internet connection in the room. There should be a better task chair to sit at the work desk.

        • Family with children
          9.6

          Close to nature. Out of Town. Excellent get away.

          No complimentary breakfast for the price paid.

        • Single
          9.6

          It has a delightful location and ambience. It provides a genuine insight into the culture and traditions of the area in very comfortable and tasteful surroundings. The individual chalets are tasteful and equipped to a very high standard.

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          The room is beautiful. The bed is comfortable.

          Blackout few times during stay, last day water pipe broke down. The western restaurant served very bad steak but very expensive!

        • Family with children
          7.0

          Good location

          No "vow" factor for the money paid. Nothing special with food either. Value for money 6/10

        • Couple
          9.6

          The staffs are friendly and professional. They go the extra miles to ensure that our stay is comfortable and enjoyable. Superb services.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Tanjong Jara Resort - Dungun Dungun location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Batu 8 Off Jalan Dungun, Dungun, Malaysia, 21500

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Dungun
          6.7 km
        Airports
        • Kerteh (KTE)
          30.5 km
        • Sultan Mahmood (TGG)
          72.8 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          99

        Hotel Awards

        MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDungunTanjong Jara Resort

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Malaysia

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