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Top 20 Island Resorts For The Perfect Tropical Island Getaway

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Malaysia is proud to call itself home to a multitude of beautiful islands nation-wide, each and every one of them boasting magnificent sea views, refreshing breezes and the sunny, sandy warmth of our tropical climate. Be it a rest and relax stay, a thrill-seeking adventure or a fun bonding session with family and friends, an island holiday in these resorts will certainly be enjoyable and delightfully memorable.

1. Summer Bay Lang Tengah Island Resort

Here to offer you rest and relaxation in the most comfortable environment, Summer Bay Resort is no stranger to providing the best tropical seaside holidays. Besides stretches of pristine beaches and azure waves, let down your hair in the leisurely pace of life on this island and enjoy all sorts of recreational activities like scuba diving and snorkeling. Spend the night with good music and delicious cocktails at the sunset bar stargazing under the unpolluted skies for a memorable end to the day.

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Address:  Lot 52, Lang Tengah Island, 21300 Lang Tengah
Contact: 09-623 9911

2. Amverton Cove Golf & Island Resort

Klang Valley folks: needing your island getaway but want something closer to home, without all the hassle of long-distance transport? Amverton Cove Golf & Island Resort is conveniently situated at Pulau Carey, a little island with its own rich local culture on the edge of Selangor. Come here for a fun-filled family vacation and try out recreational activities suitable for all ages, including golf (as the name suggests), kayaking and paintball.

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Address: Jalan Pulau Carey, 42960 Pulau Carey, Selangor
Contact: 03-3123 3888

3. Berjaya Langkawi Resort

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The Berjaya brand is synonymous with quality holidays, and their island resort located at Langkawi definitely lives up to the standard! Their excellent staff service and well-equipped facilities need no introduction, and the incredible seaview from the balcony bathtub in their floating chalets will definitely leave you with stunning memories of Langkawi’s surreal beauty.

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Address: Karung Berkunci 200 Burau Bay, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Contact: 04-959 1888

4. Redang Beach Resort

Of course, how could we miss out Pulau Redang when it comes to island holidays? Here at Redang Beach Resort, spend your days basking in the warmth seaside sun and recharging your spirits in the crisp sea breeze. Book our snorkeling packages and swim in the clear aquamarine sea with the rich marine life, discovering a whole new world beneath the waves.

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Address: Pulau Redang, 21090 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Contact: 03-2031 5079

5. Laguna Redang Island Resort

Laguna Redang takes pride in the classic beauty of the unique traditional architecture and their friendly hospitality, providing you the most authentic Malaysian experience. Only a 15-minute boat ride away from the Redang Marine Park Centre, this resort is just the place to be for dive enthusiasts!

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Address: Pulau Redang, 21090 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Contact: 09-630 7888

6. Alunan Resort

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Pulau Perhentian Staycation

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The highlight of your stay here in Alunan Resort, Pulau Perhentian will most certainly be the amazing view through the floor-to-ceiling glass panels covering each private suite, designed to capture majestic views of the vast ocean and the lush rain forests. Each suite has their own private rooftop sun deck with a hammock, loungers and a shaded patio, so be prepared to love your holiday home so much that you can’t bear to leave!

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Address: Petani Beach Perhentian Island Kecil, Terengganu
Contact: 016-448 8297

7. Redang Reef Resort

Another one on the Redang bandwagon, Redang Reef Resort offers beachside holidays at the most affordable prices for those of you who wish to travel without burning a hole in your pocket! With equally stunning seaside views and natural surroundings, staying at Redang Reef Resort is a fun and casual experience.

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Address: 21090, Terengganu
Contact: 09-622 6181

8. Melina Beach Resort

Stay woke while on holiday! Surrounded by primary rainforests and leading to a healthy coral reef from off their beach, Melina Beach Resort is not only family-friendly, but also eco-friendly! Melina Beach Resort strives to reduce the negative impact on the environment we coexist within, in the meantime providing a tranquil haven for you to escape from the city’s noise.

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Address: Kg Genting, 26800 Pulau Tioman, Pahang
Contact: 09-419 7080

9. Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa

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Beach lovers, Pantai Cenang in Langkawi is definitely a must-visit on your list. The 51 individual wooden chalets here are designed in various themes, from swimming poolside, to landscaped courtyard, to lake and seaview, all portraying the unique culture of the local architecture. Transport yourself down a memory lane of nostalgia to a rustic kampung with the elaborate floral motifs and dim warm interiors. Come experience a memorable traditional Malaysian holiday here!

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Address: Pantai Cenang, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Contact: 04-952 8888

10. Dayang Bay Serviced Apartment & Resort

One of the most prominent serviced apartments in Langkawi, Dayang Bay provides various sizes of rooms to cater for large groups, assuring their comfort and enjoyment. Business travelers will also be sufficiently satisfied with the professional and classy amenities of the conference rooms here.

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Address: Jalan Taman Pelangi, 07100 Langkawi, Kedah
Contact: 04-966 5515

11. Aman Tioman Resort

Looking for a private, secluded haven to spend a romantic honeymoon with your significant other? Aman Tioman Resort is the place for you, with their honeymoon package that includes room decoration and a candlelight dinner. Surrounded by lush rainforests and pristine beaches, bask in the comfortable atmosphere here and let the love blossom.

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Address: Lot 73 Kampung Paya Pulau Tioman, 26800 Mersing, Pahang
Contact: 09-419 7788

12. The Barat Tioman Beach Resort

Ranked by CNN as 21st on their list of beautiful beaches worldwide, Juara Beach, where The Barat Tioman Beach Resort lies, is a secluded, natural 2km long golden sand beach. Accompanied by ensuite showers with double vanity basins and a personal jacuzzi tub, staying in the exquisitely designed rooms here will take you to the seventh heaven.

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Have you stayed in our Hilltop Seaview Villa? (๐Ÿ“ธ : teammate @travelistajen) . If you enjoy seaviews with your family or friends, stay in this spacious villa for 4 persons with big balcony & jacuzzi tub ๐Ÿค— . The following precautions are in place to ensure a healthy stay . ๐Ÿ”ธTemperature screening will be done for all our staff & guests . ๐Ÿ”ธAll guest rooms and public spaces within @barattioman are being sanitised with a disinfectant daily . ๐Ÿ”ธHand sanitiser & hand wipes are available at our Reception, Barat Restaurant & Recreation Centers . ๐Ÿ”ธAll guest rooms have its own air conditioning unit . ๐Ÿ”ธOur location is on a quiet beach, away from crowded areas . ๐Ÿ”ธOur facilities such as lobby & restaurant are open-air spaces . ๐Ÿ”ธBarat Restaurant is serving ala-carte meals only. Every table is placed 2 meters apart . For adventures with nature, always book direct for faster response :ย . ๐Ÿ  ๐Ÿ‘๐ƒ๐Ÿ๐ ๐’๐ง๐จ๐ซ๐ค๐ž๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐๐š๐œ๐ค๐š๐ ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ ๐‘๐Œ ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ๐Ÿ’ ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‘๐ƒ๐Ÿ๐ ๐ƒ๐ข๐ฏ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐๐š๐œ๐ค๐š๐ ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ ๐‘๐Œ ๐Ÿ“๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ’ . ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ๐‘๐ข๐ฌ๐ค-๐Ÿ๐ซ๐ž๐ž ๐๐จ๐จ๐ค๐ข๐ง๐ ! ๐‚๐š๐ง๐œ๐ž๐ฅ ๐จ๐ซ ๐œ๐ก๐š๐ง๐ ๐ž ๐๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐Ÿ๐ซ๐ž๐ž ๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐ฅ ๐Ÿ• ๐๐š๐ฒ๐ฌ ๐›๐ž๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ๐ž ๐š๐ซ๐ซ๐ข๐ฏ๐š๐ฅ . Save this page & discover Tioman Island with us ๐Ÿค—

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Address: Lot 438 Kampung Juara Pulau Tioman, 26800 Kuala Rompin, Pahang
Contact: 09-419 3288

13. Minang Cove Resort in Tioman

A small and friendly resort on the clean beaches of Pulau Tioman, Minang Cove Resort is surrounded by nature with glimpses of the unique local wildlife and well-preserved rainforests. If youโ€™re coming in a big group, book one of their beach-front villas built directly on the sandy beaches and experience the waves rising up to below your verandah at high tide. 

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Address: 86800 Tioman Island, Pahang
Contact: 07-799 7372

14. Sun Beach Resort in Tioman

Located directly on the beaches of Pulau Tioman, Sun Beach Resort is simple, down-to-earth and cosy, perfect for a chill trip just to relax your mind and body. Outdoor activities like jungle tracking, boating, fishing, swimming are also available for your entertainment and even for team building activities.

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P O O L #sunbeachresort #kggenting #pulautioman

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Address: Kampung Genting, Pulau Tioman, Pahang, 86807
Contact: 09-419 7043

15. Anjungan Beach Resort & Spa

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Strategically located between two of Pulau Pangkorโ€™s most popular beaches, Nipah Bay and Coral Beach, Anjungan Beach Resort & Spa fuses modern and tropical styles together seamlessly despite them being strikingly different. The ship-shaped swimming pool with a Jacuzzi is also a fascinating view to have from your window.

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Address: 6610 Nipah Bay, 32300 Pangkor Island
Contact: 05-685 1500

16. Barat Perhentian Beach Resort

Literally translated as โ€œstopping point islandโ€ in Malay, Pulau Perhentian is famous for being one of the most beautiful beaches in Malaysia, perfect for diving, snorkeling and jungle trekking. Sign up for a diving package at the Barat Perhentian and admire the spectacular marine life off the coasts, including stingrays, moray eels, turtles and colourful fishes. Get a glimpse of the coral growing underneath the crystal blue waves, and be reminded of this beautiful ecosystem that we should always appreciate.

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Address: Seberang Genting, Lot 136, Terengganu, Pulau Perhentian Besar, 22300 Besut, Terengganu
Contact: 09-691 1288

17. The Reef Dive Resort Mataking Island

Off the East coast of Sabah lies the Reef Dive Resort at Mataking Island, an exclusive romantic and diving destination in the Celebes Sea. Promising magnificent seaside environments and the welcoming warmth of natural sunlight, Mataking is a little piece of heaven awaiting your visit.

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Contact: 013-864 4380

18. Redang De Rimba

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Here at Redang De’Rimba, you don’t just get the summer vibes of the beach, but also the serene atmosphere of a forest right beside your accommodation! Along with the unique culture of local fishing villages, your stay here will definitely be memorable and enjoyable.

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Address: Lot 171, Kampung Baru, Pulau Redang, 21090 Redang Island
Contact: 09-630 2887

19. Coral Redang Island Resort

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My #type1 beach look ๐Ÿ‘™

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Bit of trivia here: this resort used to be the Sultan of Terengganu’s private residence! Besides the fusion of contemporary and aesthetic design in their architecture, the spacious environment and private villas are definitely a luxury to live in. Don’t miss out on the amazing local food offered in the restaurants here!

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ใ€็Žฉ่ฝฌๅคๆ—ฅไนˆไนˆ่Œถใฎ็ƒญๆตชๅฒ›๐Ÿ–ใ€‘3ๅคฉ2ๅคœๅชไปŽRM436่ตท๏ผ . ๅพˆๅคšไบบไธ็Ÿฅ้“็ƒญๆตชๅฒ›่ฟ˜ๆœ‰่ฟ™ไนˆไธ€ๅฎถ้…’ๅบ—๐Ÿ˜ๆ˜ฏ็™ปๅ˜‰ๆฅผ่‹ไธนไปฅๅ‰็š„็งไบบๅˆซๅข…๐Ÿ’™็Žฐๅœจๅทฒ็ปๅผ€ๆ”พ็ป™ๆธธๅฎขๅ…ฅไฝๅ•ฆ๐Ÿฅณ่ฟ™้‡Œๆœ‰ๅ……่ถณ็š„็งไบบ็ฉบ้—ดๅ’Œๆ‚ ้—ฒ็š„็Žฏๅขƒ๐Ÿ่€Œไธ”ๆไพ›็š„็พŽ้ฃŸ่ฟ˜ๆ˜ฏๅ…จๅฒ›ๆœ€ๅฅฝๅƒ็š„๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿคค . ๅœจใ€Œ็ƒญๆตชๅฒ›็Š็‘šๅบฆๅ‡ๆ‘ใ€ๅฅฝๅƒๅฅฝไฝ๐Ÿฝ่ˆน็ฅจ๐Ÿšคๅ’Œๆตฎๆฝœ๐Ÿคฟๅ…จๅŒ…๏ผ3ๅคฉ2ๅคœไบบๅ‡RM436่ตท๏ผ่ถ…็บงๅ€ผๅพ—็š„ๅ•Š๐Ÿ˜ . ใ€็ƒญๆตชๅฒ›็Š็‘šๅบฆๅ‡ๆ‘ Coral Redang Island Resortใ€‘ ๐Ÿ“…่ดญไนฐๆ—ฅๆœŸ๏ผšไปปไฝ•ๆ—ถๅ€™ โ›ต๏ธๅ‡บๅ‘ๆ—ฅๆœŸ๏ผš3ๆœˆ & 10ๆœˆ๏ผˆๅ…ฌๅ…ฑๅ‡ๆœŸ้™คๅค–๏ผ‰ ๐Ÿ”—้“พๆŽฅ๏ผš . ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’–ๅฅฝๅบท้ฉพๅˆฐ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ‘ˆ๐Ÿป ๆŸฅ่ฏข้…ๅฅ—ๆ—ถๅœจRemarkไธ€ๆ ่พ“ๅ…ฅใ€GADPPใ€‘๏ผŒๅˆ™ๅฏไบซๆœ‰้ขๅค–็š„RM10ๆŠ˜ๆ‰ฃ๏ผ . ๐Ÿ”ๆฌฒ็Ÿฅๆ›ดๅคš่ต„ๆ–™๏ผŒๆฌข่ฟŽๆŸฅ่ฏข๏ผš . #coralredangislandresort #redang #snorkeling #ๆตทๅฒ› #ๆ—…ๆธธ #ๅบฆๅ‡ #ๆตฎๆฝœ #็ƒญๆตชๅฒ›

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Address: Redang Island, Pulau Redang, 20000 Pasir Panjang, Terengganu
Contact: 09-630 7110

20. Japamala Resorts Boutique Resort Tioman Island

As exotic sounding as its name sounds, Japamala Resort is located on a secluded stretch of Tioman Island, providing a tranquil environment for those who seek peaceful isolation. Their 13 chalets, or ‘Sarangs’, feature top-of-their-game amenities such as plunge pools, wooden sun decks and modern essentials such as WiFi access and iPod docks. Visit their Samadhi Spa for full-body (and even full-mind) indulgence via all sorts of therapeutic treatments.

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Address: Kampung Lanting, 26800, Pahang
Contact: 09-419 7777

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