Planning for an island adventure with your beloved ones? Seems like you've made your choice to go to Perhentian Island. And you know what, it's a super great choice! It has lots of resorts and that's why we have this post just for resorts in Perhentian Island.
Situated just a 30 minutes fast-boat ride away from the jetty in Besut, the island is easily accessed by tourists. And oh, it's not island, but islands as it consists of two main islands, Pulau Perhentian Besar and Pulau Perhentian Kecil. The stark difference between the two is that Pulau Perhentian Kecil is where the fishing village is located, together with the windmill that works as the hybrid power generator for the island locals.
In addition to that, Pulau Perhentian Kecil is a favourite among the youngsters, backpackers and those who are looking for budget vacation. The prices for snorkeling, accommodation and food are cheaper when compared to Pulau Perhentian Besar. As for Pulau Perhentian Besar, it houses a number of bigger resorts and is a favourite among families or tourists who prefer calm nights over partying overnight by the beach of those in Pulau Perhentian Kecil. Either one still offer best spots for snorkeling, white beaches and fantastic panoramic view of the sea.
Activities that you should do while in Pulau Perhentian are snorkeling, scuba diving, chilling by the beach, catch the sunrise and sunset and trailing around the jungle tracks and hiking up to the windmill to enjoy the vast sea view from the top of the hill.
In case you are still looking for places to stay in Pulau Perhentian, we have the resorts selections below for you to consider.
The Barat Perhentian Resort
The Barat Perhentian Resort is located at Pulau Perhentian Besar and it is right in front of the beach. Families and couples enjoy their stay in this resort for it's services and amenities. Guests are welcomed to use the recreational facilities around the resort like snorkeling, strolling around the private beach, diving, fishing and swimming around in the water.
Price: From RM169/night
Website: The Barat (Google Maps)
Perhentian Island Resort
Perhentian Island Resort is a special resort situated along the white shoreline of Pulau Perhentian Besar. You wouldn't be bored while staying here for it's many activities to try around here including snorkeling, jungle treks and bird watching. For other entertainment activities within the resort, you can use the badminton court, tennis court and try out for watersport equipment rentals provided by the resort. Enjoy the food and drinks from its restaurant and coffee shop as well.
Price: From RM425/night
Website: Perhentian Island Resort (Google Maps)
BuBu Resort Perhentian Island
BuBu Resort Perhentian Island is another unique resort here in Pulau Perhentian Kecil. Like it's name that means ''to trap, or a trap'', it entraps travellers and tourists to it's rooms and facilities with its quality services. It is also known for it's variety of menus of Asian cuisines. With it's location just right at the beach, guests could easily enjoy beach activities like chilling by the water, lying down the sand or diving and snorkeling around for the underwater corals and fishes.
Price: from RM592/night
Website: BuBu Long Beach Resort (Google Maps)
Use our promo codes for discounts on your accommodation bookings!
Shari-la Island Resort
Shari-La Island Resort offers top notch facilities for its guests. Despite of the location being on an island, guests would not have missed what a city could offer while staying in this resort. WiFi is readily available for 24 hours in ere and guests could access to attractions such as the beach and snorkeling points easily from this resort.
Price: from RM201/night
Website: Shari-La Island Resort (Google Maps)
Alunan Resort in Pulau Perhentian Kecil features a rather quiet and private nuance for it's guests. With the lush greens of rainforest surrounding it, guests could expect a very peaceful stay at this resort. Enjoy the modern but unique architecture of the resort by the slope of hill with it's terraces of private suites and the beach-front sun deck facing the South China Sea. For another plus, try out the spa for a super relaxing stay here in Alunan Resort.
Price: from RM483/night