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6 Awesome Beach Resorts In Perhentian Island To Soak Up The Sun


Cheng Sim •  Jun 29, 2022


Warm sunshine and white sandy beaches await when you go on a relaxing island getaway in Malaysia. If there's one island you should visit this year, let it be Perhentian Island! Situated in Terengganu, this island paradise is great for snorkelling, scuba diving and sea kayaking. Perfect for beachgoers, plan your next trip with our round-up of stunning beach resorts in Perhentian Island! Disclaimer: All nightly rates are based on a search in July 2022 (2 adults) for booking periods between July and August 2022. Prices are subject to changes especially during peak travel periods and over weekends. We recommend that you do a search before booking.
1. Ombak Perhentian Island
Credit: Ombak Perhentian Island on Facebook The room rates at Ombak Perhentian Island are affordable, so you can experience the best of Perhentian Island by spending more on water sports. If you prefer the resort to handle everything for you, check out the snorkelling package that covers accommodation, meals, return boat transfers and a full-day snorkelling trip to five amazing spots.
Credit: Ombak Perhentian Island on FacebookRate: Starts at RM219 per night on AgodaAddress: Coral Bay, Perhentian Island, Pulau Perhentian Kecil, Perhentian Island, 22300 Terengganu Contact: +609 691 4011 / +609 691 1021 / +609 691 1002 Website | Facebook
2. Perhentian Island Resort
Credit: Official Perhentian Island Resort on Facebook Another beach resort in Perhentian Island that should be on your radar is Perhentian Island Resort. Fronted by a sweeping landscape of azure water and swaying coconut trees, all rooms come with a private balcony, so you can admire the seascape any time of day. Perfect for honeymooners and families, there are many things to do at Perhentian Island Resort such as jungle trekking, diving, squid jigging, and kayaking. Rate: Starts at RM160 per night on AgodaAddress: Pulau Perhentian Besar, 22300 Terengganu Contact: +603 2144 8530 / 8531 Website | Facebook | Instagram
3. MIMPI Perhentian Resort
Credit: MIMPI Perhentian Resort on Facebook Spending your next beach getaway in Perhentian Island does feel like a dream, and there's no better place to stay than MIMPI Perhentian Resort. Featuring 75 rooms with ocean or hillside view, family vacationers would be thrilled by the size of the Family Suite, which can fit up to 6 guests. Honeymooners, however, can treat themselves to the largest room in the resort, the Premier Suite, that comes with oceanfront view, a comfortable bed, and a seaview seating lounge.
Credit: MIMPI Perhentian Resort on FacebookRate: Starts at RM211 per night on AgodaAddress: Long Beach, Pulau Perhentian Kecil, 22300 Kuala Besut, Terengganu Contact: +609 697 7777 / +609 697 4888 Website | Facebook | Instagram
4. Alunan Resort
Credit: Alunan Resort on Facebook If you're browsing your options for beach resorts in Perhentian Island, Alunan Resort can cater to your travel needs. You'll find comfortable suites at this resort, ranging from the double-storey Serenity Suites to the two-bedroom Family Suite. Alunan Resort also has a snorkelling package that covers accommodation, meals, snorkelling trips and return boat transfers.
Credit: Alunan Resort on FacebookRate: Starts at RM556 per night on AgodaAddress: Petani Beach Perhentian Island Kecil, Terengganu Contact: +6016 448 8297 Website | Facebook | Instagram
5. Arwana Perhentian Resort
While there are plenty of reasons to step out and enjoy the sun at Perhentian Island, Arwana Perhentian Resort provides comfortable accommodation to rest after a long day. The resort has five room categories, ranging from the Standard Room to the Family Supreme. Depending on your interest, you can make the most of your trip by getting their room packages that include snorkelling, nature exploration or a romantic honeymoon retreat. Rate: Starts at RM230 per night on AgodaAddress: Perhentian Island, Terengganu Contact: +609 7780888 / +609 7781888 Website | Facebook | Instagram
6. Bubu Villa
Credit: Bubu Long Beach Resort & Villa Perhentian Island on Facebook If you walk towards the southern end of Long Beach, a popular beach in Perhentian Kecil, you'll find Bubu Villa. Featuring 18 private villas that strike a balance between traditional design and modern amenities, you can choose between Garden Villa, Beach Villa and Family Villa. Don't coop up in your room all day because there are many things to do at Bubu Villa like snorkelling, hiking, sunset cruise, island-hopping and fishing trips.
Credit: Bubu Long Beach Resort & Villa Perhentian Island on FacebookRate: Starts at RM230 per night on AgodaAddress: Pulau Perhentian Kecil, Besut, Terengganu Contact: +603 2142 6688 Website | Facebook | Instagram If you're planning a scenic island getaway to Perhentian Island, we hope you've found the perfect beach resort to host your stay! Thinking of going somewhere else instead? Check out our recommended reads below to inspire your next beach vacation to Cherating, Langkawi and Redang Island!