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Check-in: 12:00 - 21:00
Check-out: Before 12:00
Besut is an area north of Terengganu, Malaysia. It is bordered by Kelantan to the north, Setiu region to the south and the South China Sea to the east. Besut is often the main transit city for those who want to visit the Perhentian Island which is currently recognized as the world's fourth prettiest island. If you are planning to go to Besut, we would like to recommend very comfortable accommodation to the Hotel Samudera Besut. The hotel can be categorized as affordable and quite comfortable for those who come to see the uniqueness and beauty of this area. Established in 2003, this hotel has been the choice of many tourists from both inside and outside the country. The hotel is located in Kuala Besut which is the main entrance to Pulau Perhentian. Furthermore, the hotel is located near the bus terminal and only takes a 3-minute walk to the pier. In addition, the distance from Kuala Besut to other places of interest such as Bandar Jerteh is only about 13 kilometres and only 50 kilometres from the city of Kota Bharu located in the State of Kelantan. So no wonder the hotel is the main choice of most travellers.
How to Get to Hotel Samudera
There are several transportation mediums you can choose to reach this Samudera Hotel. If you are from Kuala Lumpur City, the first medium you can choose is to drive yourself to Besut via the East Coast Expressway. The journey takes 7 to 8 hours. Driving could be a little tiring and time-consuming, however, you can enjoy the beauty of the stunning scenery around the State of Terengganu. The second is by flight. Certainly travelling on a plane is more relaxed and saves time. If you would like to come here, we suggest you take a flight to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport, Kelantan compared to Sultan Mahmud Airport, Terengganu due to its proximity and takes just an hour to reach Kuala Besut. The third option is to come by bus service. There are a lot of bus companies providing a one-way journey from the Southern Integrated Terminal (TBS) to Kuala Besut. This travel usually takes 7 hours and the ticket costs around RM 40 to RM 50.
Different Types of Room in Samudera Hotel
There are a total of 28 rooms in the hotel with 8 different room choices to suit the needs of guests. Among the room choices offered are deluxe double, deluxe single, an executive suite, family deluxe, a family executive suite, ocean executive suite, ocean suite and superior room. So make sure you choose a room that suits your needs and budget. There are various in rooms amenities provided including televisions, water heaters, hot springs and more. Most importantly, the hotel provides a WiFi service to ensure you stay in touch and run your daily business in peace even while on vacation. The hotel also provides guests with travel services. Guests can choose to visit the main tourist attractions including Lata Tembakah Waterfalls, LA Hot Springs or visit the handicraft and souvenir centres at Siti Khadijah Market located in Kota Bharu. Additionally, when you are here, make sure you do not miss the chance to try out a variety of traditional and unique foods such as brain-nerves, noodles and many more. You are sure to be surprised by the taste of food in sin. Alternatively, you can book with the hotel for horse riding and becak riding.
Facilities and Activities in Samudera Hotel
There are many facilities provided by the hotel to ensure the comfort of guests when staying here. Among them are parking facilities. The hotel provides a fair amount of parking in the hotel's grounds. There is a 24-hour security guard to keep your car safe. In addition, there are clinic facilities located in the same building as the hotel. So, if you have any health problems during the holidays, you do not have to worry about it anymore. In addition, the hotel also provides an information centre. This information centre provides a variety of local information such as places to visit, taxi itineraries, buses and more. The centre also provides a variety of information on Pulau Perhentian and more interestingly, you can book your boat and hotel to Pulau Perhentian here.
Interesting Places near Samudera Hotel
Pulau Perhentian Kecil - Entrance fee charged to visit this marine park is RM5 per head. From Pulau Perhentian Kecil, you will get to ride speedboat to many more small uninhabited islands that offer crystal clear water and colourful corals. You are surely fascinated by the beauty of this mother nature. Pulau Perhentian Kecil is called a paradise by the divers. Here, they will get to see turtles, rare fishes and a lot more. Pulau Perhentian Kecil gets more vibrant at night when nightlife entertainment starts. Visitors are entertained with fire shows, music busking and so on. However, Pulau Perhentian Kecil is affected by monsoon season from October to March.