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Japamala Resort by Samadhi is a boutique resort by and one of the three Samadhi Retreat properties in Malaysia. It is an exclusive resort of 13 rooms surrounded by lush tropical rainforest. It is located nearby the beautiful Tioman Island featuring Malay designed villas, outdoor pool, 2 dining options and elegant accommodation with a terrace. This place is suitable for a perfect stay from the hustle and bustle of city centre. With its rustic and luxurious features, this accommodation also equipped with amazing facilities and services as well as the view of nature. Besides free WiFi throughout the property, the suites and villas come with classic wooden interiors and windows that provide natural light.
How to Get to Japamala Resort
Japamala Resort is located at Besar road near Tengku Ampuan Afzan hospital. Guests can reach Japamala Resort by driving from Kuala Lumpur city centre by using MEC highway. Japamala Resorts is only a 20-minute boat ride from Tioman Island. It is located around 13 kilometres from Tioman Island Golf Club and 50 kilometres from Mersing. Japamala Resort also can be reach from Kuantan town in Pahang by using Pintasan Kuantan road for only 20 minutes.
Different Type of Rooms in Japamala Resort
The 13 rooms are divided into Jungle Luxe Sarang, Treetop Chalet, Hillside Sarang, Seacliff Chalet, Seaview Sarang and Penghulu House. The rooms are fitted with air-conditioning, Wi-Fi access and iPod docks, flat-screen television, minibars and coffeemakers. There are also additional features for specific rooms.
Jungle Luxe Sarang is a 65 square metre room consists of 1 large double bed. It is perfect for newlyweds and friends. It is fitted with an open-air bathtub with complimentary toiletries and a spacious private living area good for dining and enjoy the great view of nature.
Tree top Chalet is a 50 square metre room fitted with 1 extra-large double bed suitable for family and friends. It is surrounded by the lush greenery and basic amenities including hair dryer and ironing facilities, hot tub and many more.
Hillside Sarang is a 65 square metre room with 1 large double bed. ‘Sarang’ which is nest in English introduces a private accommodation serves as a family area. It also features tall glass windows facing the jungle terrains, both indoor and outdoor showers, timber deck and tanning bed.
Sea Cliff Chalet is a 45 square metre room with 1 large double bed located on the edge of a mountain with views of the lagoon. The chalets are equipped with a personal safe, a flat-screen satellite TV and hairdryer and shower facilities.
Seaview Sarang has a size of 75 square metre alongside 1 large double bed. This type of room has a semi-outdoor lounge overlooking the magnificent clear blue sea, dip pool, walk-in wardrobe and a dining area. This room is suitable for family and friends for private gathering.
The Penghulu's House is a 2 storey villa which covers around 115 square metres. This spacious villa has 2 bedrooms, the first consists of 2 single beds and another with 1 large double bed. Besides private swimming pool, guests can also use the kitchen and dining areas.
Restaurants and cafes in Japamala Resort
Japamala resort also provides restaurants on site which are Tamarind Tioman and Il Tempo. This restaurant presents various cuisines from Indonesian, Malaysian, Thai, Local, Asian to International. It opens for breakfast, lunch and dinner and the menu offers ala carte style dishes. Il Tiempo is also another restaurant which serves Italian cuisines to guests and only opens to guests for dinner. Western specialities are also offered at Mandi-Mandi Restaurant. If guests want to dine outside of the hotel, there is a restaurant called Citra Anugerah Wah Leng Chinese Restaurant featuring Chinese cuisines.
Facilities and Activities in Japamala Resort
Besides complimentary WiFi access throughout the property, there are many other facilities and services that guests can have useful access for comfort and convenience. There are souvenir shops, 24 hour desk, luggage storage and meeting facilities. Other than that, guests can also enjoy carrying out activities such as fishing, snorkelling or go on a diving trip. The 24 hour desk reception can arrange for any tour or diving rip for guests. Besides that, indulging in a relaxing body massage is another choice of activity. Other amenities include a spa area with a hot tub, and trekking are also available.
Interesting Places near Japamala Resort
Tioman Island - Tioman is the most popular island for its wonderful diving and snorkeling experiences.It is a well- known island among local and international tourists. Besides that, Tioman is a duty-free island, and prices of items here are cheaper than city centre.
Rawa Island - Rawa is a small island which features many sea and land creatures such as fishes, squids, jellyfish, octopuses, Malayan sea eagles, and reptiles. In addition, there are sharks Blacktip reef sharks can be found. Besides the creatures, Rawa's waters are home to an abundance of corals which is one of the main attractions here.
Additional breakfast are chargeable at MYR 80.00 /person.
Smoking is strictly not allowed in this property, and smoking area is available.
Pets are NOT allowed.
Please be informed that the East Coast Rainy Season in Malaysia is between November and February, when frequent rains are punctuated by intermittent sunshine. Nevertheless, Japamala Boat Service will still be available during this period, unless until situation does not permit. Due to choppy sea conditions, Japamala Resort's will not be held liable should both Japamala boat and Public ferry not be able to transfer any of our guests. Please be advise that if any stays during the Malaysian monsoon season are cancelled or unused due to disruption of the ferry services or other transport services, no refunds will be made for the bookings of rooms.