[Updated 11 August 2020]
Situated in Pahang, Cameron Highlands has always been a popular choice for a quick getaway and there's very little mystery as to why. Besides the breathtaking vistas, expansive tea plantations and exciting things to do, let's not forget the amazing hotels and resorts in Cameron Highlands that are perfect for your next trip. To ease your planning, we've rounded up some of the best hotels and resorts in Cameron Highlands to help you get started ?
Disclaimer: All nightly rates are based on a search in August 2020 for booking periods between October and November 2020. Prices are subject to changes especially during peak travel periods and over weekends. We recommend that you do a search before booking. Prices are generally lower if you book at least 3 months in advance, so start planning ahead to get the best deals.
1. Century Pines Resort
Kicking off the list is Century Pines Resort - a charming resort in Cameron Highlands that are nestled among lush tropical jungles. Located just a 4-minute walk away from Tanah Rata Bus Station, this resort is a convenient stay for those travelling to Cameron Highlands by bus. It is also situated nearby Cameron Bharat Plantation and Cameron Highlands Tea Plantation, which makes your sightseeing adventure that much easier!
Featuring 153 rooms, all furnished with a traditional touch, wake up to a mountain view right outside your room by booking a stay at either the Superior, Deluxe or Duplex Suite. For those who prefer to leave their beds and sit outdoors for a fresh start to the morning, choose the Superior Garden or Deluxe Garden that comes with a seating area.
Rates: Starts at RM218 on Agoda
Address: Jalan Masjid, Tanah Rata, 39000 Tanah Rata, Pahang
Contact: +605 491 5115
2. Avillion Cameron Highlands
Experience a refreshing stay in the heart of mother nature at Avillion Cameron Highlands. This luxury hotel in Cameron Highlands is centrally located in town and perched above Cameron Fair Shopping Complex with various restaurants, shops and tourist attractions surrounding the area. Equipped with a playground at the hotel courtyard as well, this accommodation is a great choice for families with younger kids.
From the Superior Studio to the 2 Bedroom Premium Suite, the rooms at Avillion Cameron Highlands promises a cosy time for you and your friends and family. Offering spacious living areas and kitchenettes in stylish minimalist rooms, coming back here after a day's worth of exploring Cameron Highlands is the perfect way to unwind.
Rates: Starts at RM247 on Agoda
Address: C-3 Jalan Camelia, Tanah Rata, 39000 Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Contact: +603 2262 0288
3. Strawberry Park Resort
Drawing inspiration from Cameron Highland's rich history and nature, Strawberry Park Resort is ideally located on a 7-acre hill between Tanah Rata and Brinchang, and just a 2-minute drive from Mossy Forest. As you arrive the hilltop of this resort in Cameron Highlands, make yourself at home in one of its 146 guestrooms where you'll get to enjoy a set of different views from the private balconies of the Studio Room (garden view), Tioga Deluxe Suite (valley view), Fresno Family Suite (mountain view), Shasta Family Suite (landscape view of the resort) and Penthouse (views over the golf course and mountain range).
Don't miss out the chance of going on the various tours offered by the resort for an eye-opening experience of one of Malaysia's most beautiful rainforests. For those who are seeking an adrenaline rush, book a Gunung Birchang Tour or Discovery Cameron Tour for a guided adventure using a Land Rover. If you prefer something much calmer and more relaxing, then the BOH Tea Plantation Tour and Countryside Tour should be right up your alley.
Rates: Starts at RM262 on Agoda
Address: Lot 195 & 196, Jalan Strawberry Park, Brinchang, 39000 Tanah Rata, Pahang
Contact: +605 491 1166
4. Copthorne Cameron Highlands
Sitting at 1,600 metres above sea level, Copthorne Cameron Highlands is the refreshing getaway from the city that you've been longing for. It's located in Kea Farm along the main road to Tringkap and as one of the highest resorts on the land, be prepared for a chilly stay that'll have you experiencing some of the lowest temperatures in Cameron Highlands! Don't forget to snap a memorable picture by the giant thermometer, which is certified by Malaysia Book of Records as the 'Tallest Thermometer Replica' in the country ?
Combined with views that overlook the Brinchang Valley, sink into deep relaxation in the comfy rooms of Copthorne Cameron Highlands. Apart from the standard amenities, you'll also find in-room entertainment and select rooms (Premier Room) with scenic lookout points of mountains and lush valleys.
Rates: Starts at RM166 on Agoda
Address: Brinchang, 39100 Brinchang, Pahang
Contact: +605 496 1777
5. Hotel De'La Ferns
Make your stay in Cameron Highlands a unique one at Hotel De'La Ferns - a Tudor-style building that's been named after the luxurious fern found in the highlands. Oozing an English ambience, head up to this cool hotel in Cameron Highlands situated between Tanah Rata and Birchang that's just a 3-minute drive from each of these places.
The boutique hotel in Cameron Highlands houses 75 well-designed rooms consisting of Deluxe King/Twin Rooms, Deluxe Triple, Deluxe Quad, Suites and Pentsuites. Balconies are not a guarantee for every room, so if you want to be able to step out and enjoy a picturesque scenery first thing in the morning, make sure to check the hotel's website before making reservations.
Thinking of throwing a celebration during your stay? Not a problem - at Hotel De'La Ferns, you've got the option of booking various packages such as birthdays, honeymoons and even a romantic candlelight dinner. So, take your pick and commemorate the special moment up in the misty mountains of Cameron Highlands.
Rates: Starts at RM252 on Agoda
Address: Batu 39, Jalan Besar, Tanah Rata, 39000 Tanah Rata, Pahang
Contact: +605-491 4888
While most resorts in Cameron Highlands guarantee stunning views of rolling hills and sweeping valleys, very few get to say they've got a location right next to a serene river. At Heahtitude - a backpacker lodge situated between Tringkap and Kampung Raja, you'll be able to experience just that! Start your day by sipping on a hot cup of tea while enjoying the tranquil view of Telum River right on the outdoor patio ?
With a name derived from the Cantonese slang that celebrates the art of chilling without a care in the world, Heahtitude perfectly captures the essence of a relaxing getaway. This small and cosy guesthouse in Cameron Highlands was refurbished from an agricultural quarter and exhibits a rustic charm adorned with modern touches. Limited to two mini-dormitories and a pair of double rooms, it is best for you to make reservations well in advance so as not to miss out on this charming place.
Rates: Starts at RM124 on Agoda
Address: 84, Kuala Terla, Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Contact: +6012 597 2274
7. Smokehouse Hotel Cameron Highlands
Built in 1939, Smokehouse Hotel Cameron Highlands is the perfect stay for those looking to put a special twist on their vacation. This Tudor-style hotel in Cameron Highlands was the first of its kind back in the day, exclusively serving British expatriates and their families. So, take the opportunity to stay at a place that offers all the charms of an English countryside home.
Step into the lovely space of the hotel and cosy up to the fireplace after a fun-filled day of nature in the highlands. Then, head up to one of its many luxurious rooms, soak in a warm bathtub that's fitted in their private bathrooms and drift off to sleep.
Rates: Starts at RM332 on Agoda
Address: By the Golf Course, Tanah Rata, 39000 Tanah Rata, Pahang
Contact: +605 491 1215
8. The Lakehouse, Cameron Highlands
Tucked away in The Valley of Eternal Spring, be enchanted in a fairy tale world where the Tudor-style country house of The Lakehouse, Cameron Highlands awaits you. Just a short driving distance to Tanah Rata (2km) and Ringlet (6km), this luxurious resort in Cameron Highlands overlooks a sea of rolling hills against a peaceful woodlands setting, making it the perfect candidate for an Insta-worthy snap.
Housing 19 elegant rooms and suites, you'll be in for a treat during your stay at The Lakehouse with its unique wooden ceiling beams and four-poster beds. Adding to its classy interior are the rafters, fine carpets and Victorian furniture. Beyond offering a stylish stay, you can book a guided jungle trek through the resort to explore Cameron Highlands nature.
Rates: Starts at RM593 on Agoda
Address: 30th Mile, Jalan Ringlet - Sungai Koyan, Sungai Khazanah, 39000 Ringlet, Pahang
Contact: +605 495 6152
9. Kea Garden Guesthouse Cameron Highlands
Kea Garden Guesthouse is where you go to for a fun and whimsical stay. Located in Brinchang, this budget guesthouse in Cameron Highlands is one of the more affordable ones in the highlands. So, if you're looking for a budget spot that also offers comfort and convenience, Kea Garden Guesthouse is the answer.
With plenty of Insta-worthy spots around the Kea Garden, make sure to snap plenty of pictures that'll spice up your social feed and serve as lifetime memories at this cute Cameron Highlands accommodation.
Rates: Starts at RM124 on Agoda
Address: Brinchang, 39000 Brinchang, Pahang
Contact: +605 496 1472
11. Nova Highlands Hotel And Resort
Feel right at home when you book a stay at Nova Highlands Hotel. Featuring one to three-bedroom apartments, this hotel in Cameron Highlands caters to almost any group size, from couples celebrating their anniversary to families on a weekend getaway. Even if you book the 1-Bedroom Suite Queen, you'll enjoy standing out in the private balcony, preparing a warm meal in the well-equipped kitchen, and lounging in the spacious living area.
Rate: Starts at RM144 on Agoda
Address: The Square, Jalan Aranda Nova, Brinchang, 39100 Brinchang, Pahang
Contact: +605 496 1434
12. Sunlight Suite
Credit: Sunlight Suite on Facebook
Strategically located in Brinchang, Sunlight Suite is the ideal point of departure for your excursions in Cameron Highlands. The excitement of the city centre is only 7.7 km away with easy access to the town's must-see destinations.
Offering three different spaces - Sunlight Bungalow, Moonlight Bungalow and Starlight Rooms, you'll be glad to know that its fully-equipped spaces are all you need for a delightful stay in the hills.
Rates: Starts at RM184 on Agoda
Address: No 46 & A47, Jalan Kamunting, Brinchang, 39000 Brinchang, Pahang
Contact: +6016 407 8998
13. Snooze Cameron Highlands
True to its name, Snooze Cameron Highlands offers a comfortable place to spend the night in Cameron Highlands. Comprising 13 rooms that are neatly decorated with pretty bedding and furniture, their latest makeover certainly provides the update it needs. Step into your room to find a cosy bed, a comfortable sofa, and a basic vanity desk waiting.
Rate: Starts at RM98 on Agoda
Address: 4, Main Road, Brinchang, 39100 Brinchang, Pahang
Contact: +6014 669 0108
14. Hotel Rosa Passadena
Situated in the heart of Brinchang town, Hotel Rosa Passadena is one of the more affordable hotels in Cameron Highlands. Furnished with pretty floral covers and carpeted floors, this hotel has three room categories: Standard Room, Triple Superior Room, and Deluxe Quad Room, and each room comes with a comfortable bed, LCD TV (with Astro channels), tea and coffee maker, and more.
Rate: Starts at RM221 on Agoda
Address: No. 1, 39100 Brinchang, Pahang
Contact: +605 491 2288
15. Cameron Highlands Resort
This list wouldn't be complete without mentioning one of the most popular accommodations in the highlands - Cameron Highlands Resort. Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, lush rolling hills, Tudor-styled cottages and a view of the 18-hole golf course, you'll be transported back to the colonial times at this amazing resort in Cameron Highlands.
With the perfect blend of modern and traditional accents, find ultimate comfort in their rooms that come with a stunning nature backdrop. Curl up on the day-bed and read a book or simply nibble on fresh strawberries while sipping a cup of locally grown tea on the balcony.
As if there aren't enough reasons to fall in love with this place, the Cameron Highlands Resort has more to offer with the various facilities and activities available to its guests. Explore nearby jungle trails, visit tea plantations, have a relaxing spa treatment or experience a delightful picnic with a scenic view - the possibilities are endless!
Rates: Starts at RM556 on Agoda
Address: Cameron Highlands, 39000 Tanah Rata, Pahang
Contact: +605 491 1100
A stay at any one of these amazing hotels and resorts in Cameron Highlands will surely make your trip a memorable one. So, it's time to start making plans and mark your calendars for a cool retreat in the misty mountains of this popular highland.