Great location right across the road from the golf course. Service was top notch. Everyone here is super friendly and helpful. We really enjoyed the breakfast here as well. Food was great and the view was lovely.
Based on 11 reviews
Check-in and Check-out Time
Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Cameron Highlands Resort is set 1,500 metres above sea level in a forested mountainscape. Its architecture design dated back from the 1070s. Guests at the this Cameron Highlands hotel will enjoy the picturesque view of the whole area with nothing standing in the way. The hotel promises a feeling of nostalgia, romance and classic French vibes in each corner. Aside from its magnificent design, Cameron Highlands Resort provides exclusive first class services and facilities including spa treatments and jungle trails that guests able to enjoy to the fullest. Occupying 56 well-equipped rooms and suites, this hotel in Cameron Highlands promise you one-of-a-kind hotel experience in Pahang.
How to get to Cameron Highlands Resort
The best mode of transportation to get to Cameron Highlands will be driving, be it with your own car, rental or the mobile transportation application Uber/Grab car services. This is due to the fact that in Cameron Highlands, there is no public transportation that you can find to take you places within the area. Tourist will mainly rent a car from Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh, Penang and other major cities before heading up to Cameron Highlands. From Kuala Lumpur or Penang, it will roughly take around 3 hours to reach the hotel. From Ipoh, the drive will be much shorter, only an hour to the hotel.
If you opt for public transportation like taxis, from Ipoh will range about RM100-200 for a one-way trip while from KLIA or Penang could be about RM350-600 for a one-way trip. Another way of going will be chartered minivans from travel agents like CS Travel or KB Backpackers that will take you to Cameron Highlands. Since there are no airports in Cameron Highlands, the nearest you can fly in is Ipoh, Perak. From there you can either rent a car or grab a taxi to reach your destination. Cameron Highlands is a pretty small area, so, it is much easy to locate the hotel as it is also well-known among the locals.
Different Types of Rooms in Cameron Highlands Resort
The hotel Cameron Highlands Resort accommodate 56 well-equipped rooms and suites with a total of 5 types to choose from. It caters the need of family travellers, backpackers, business travellers and honeymooners. Guests can choose from Deluxe Rooms, Two-bedroom Suites, Junior Suites, Cameron Suites and Jim Thompson Suites where each holds the perfect view of the mountain and green forest outside.
If you are travelling with family, the Two-Bedroom Suite will suit you just well. The entire room is very spacious and able to accommodate 2 adults and 2 children or 4 adults. It is very ideal for families with small children. If you are travelling with your significant other or partner, you can settle in the Deluxe Room, Junior Suite, Cameron Suite or Jim Thompson Suite for more exclusive features. The Cameron Suite and Jim Thompson Suite are their two signature suites that provide extra space of 76 square metres with 2 bedrooms each. They have a lounge area with comfortable settees and the French doors open onto the balcony with an amazing view waiting on the other side. These special suites are also suitable for families.
Restaurants and Cafes in Cameron Highlands Resort
Cameron Highlands Resort host the best dining places within its majestic grounds. You can enjoy yourself with your family, friends or business partners in the Dining Room, Jim Thompson Tea Room, Gonbei, Highlands Bar and Private Dining Experiences.
At the Dining Room, you can enjoy fresh breakfast delight including freshly baked pastries, fruits, yoghurts, cereals, pancakes and more. In the evening, you can enjoy the company of their professional chefs as they serve amazing colonial classics, western and local dishes, followed by mouth-watering desserts to complete your evening. For breakfast, the opening hours start from 7 AM until 10:30 AM, while evening starts at 7 PM until 11 PM. The Dining Room has specific dress code for guests, so, be sure to dress properly when you dine in.
This a la carte lunch at the Jim Thompson Tea Room serves a variety of delicious menus including classic and tempting desserts, oven-fresh pastries, sandwiches, homemade scones, clotted cream, strawberry jam and plump strawberries harvested right from their backyard. Enjoy the English Afternoon Tea for a taste of the Western’s traditional ritual. The lunch starts at 12:00 PM until 3 PM, while the Afternoon Tea starts at 3 PM until 6 PM.
Gonbei provides heated hotpots meal for you to enjoy Asian favourites and perfect during rainy and cool days. You can choose your own local produce including farm vegetables, succulent seafood, prime meats and noodles to dip in the broth of choice. The smell is sure to make our stomach rumbling. This is also a perfect place to enjoy drinks before and after dinner. Gonbei opens from 7 PM until 10 PM.
The Highlands Bar opens at 12:00 PM until 12:00 AM. This is the place to enjoy your time to the fullest with a game of snooker while indulging the rich taste of whiskies, cocktails and other beverages served. The laid-back and casual setting will make you feel more relaxed in addition to the tune of live piano performances serenading in the background.
You can expect the Private Dining Experiences give you the privacy you need to enjoy your meal. Whenever you dine here, you will be left speechless by the elegant environment that is evolved by natural vibes. It is also romantic for honeymooners to enjoy their dinner.
Facilities and Activities in Cameron Highlands Resort
Cameron Highlands Resort does not disappoint when it comes to the facilities and services provided by the hotel management. They cater to your every need and certainly know how to fill your free time with activities such as playing billiard and golfing at their own private golf course. You can also enjoy the sophisticated fitness centre that is complete with the state-of-the-art workout machine to burn some sweat at the end of the day. Other services to entertain yourself will be the spa, library and garden.
Aside from the 24-hour receptionist, concierge, luggage storage, tours and wedding services provide by the hotel, you can also get babysitting services for your children while you are going out with your significant other for some quality time. Please be informed that surcharge will be applied for babysitting services. Do not miss out on the gift shops nearby for souvenirs to family and friends back home.
Interesting Places near Cameron Highlands Resort
Healthy Strawberry Farm - Do you wish to taste the freshest and tastiest strawberry in Malaysia? The Healthy Strawberry Farm gives you just that. Located only within a walking distance from the hotel, you can enjoy the great taste of fresh strawberries ever.
Cameron Secrets - Enjoy a wonderful tour around Cameron Highlands at the Cameron Secrets that is located just 0.8 km away from the hotel. Here, you will get to see the beauty of Cameron Highlands and nature as a whole.
Brinchang Mountain - Brinchang Mountain located just 0.9 km from the hotel. This is where you can enjoy the magnificent view of the sunset from the top mount. The hike will be a challenge for few, but the view you will get at the top makes it all worthwhile.