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12 Awesome Glamping Spots In Malaysia For A Luxurious Outdoor Getaway

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Ili •  Jan 14, 2021

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[Updated 7 February 2022] Looking to connect with nature on your next getaway but not quite ready to rough it out in a tent with minimal facilities? Then glamping is your answer! With plenty of amazing glamping spots in Malaysia, prepare to be completely rejuvenated as you take in lush tropical jungles and serene rivers with ultimate comfort! Find your future nature retreat in our list of best glamping spots in Malaysia and bookmark them for your future planning!

Glamping Spots In Malaysia For A Luxurious Outdoor Getaway

1. Tiarasa Escapes, Pahang

Tiarasa Escapes is an upscale glamping resort founded by Puan Sri Tiara Jacquelina. Located in the foothills of Janda Baik, prepare to be transported to the ultimate glamping setting for a memorable and luxurious stay. Comprising 20 tented villas and 5 treetop villas, each accommodation is furnished with all the creature comforts of a hotel. With breakfast baskets provided for free, you can have it delivered to your villa or any picnic spot of your choice on the resort grounds! There's a communal bonfire lit every sunset at the amphitheatre lawn, plus a myriad of other activities to partake in, from nature walks and ATV rides to archery and a moonlight cinema. Rate: Starts at RM990 per night Address: Jalan Enderong, Sum Sum Ulu, Kampung Janda Baik, Pahang Contact: +6012 887 7777Website | Facebook | Instagram

2. Dusun Bonda, Selangor

Dusun Bonda is located in the forests of Batang Kali. Dusun Bonda, which translates to mother's orchard, is tucked in a fruit orchard along the river. Owner and founder Azura created Dusun Bonda to give wonderful childhood memories for her daughter, and as such, the resort is a kid-friendly glamping spot with a manmade pool and waterfall, playground and other family-friendly amenities. Dusun Bonda has a few types of accommodations. For a full glamping experience, opt for the Bell Tents, which is a premium tent with adjacent private bathrooms, but do note that the rest rely on shared bathrooms. In addition, some bell tents rely on fans or portable air-conditioners. If that's not your cup of tea, there's always the Studio Villas that offer all the amenities you're used to. Rate: Starts at RM350 per night Address: Lot 2121,Jalan Ulu Tamu, Batang Kali 44300 Contact: +60 12-663 3667Website | Facebook | Instagram

3. Castra by Colony, Kuala Lumpur

If you've always wondered what glamping in the heart of the city would be like, Castra by Colony is the answer to all your questions. Located on the rooftop terrace in Kuala Lumpur's Golden Triangle, this luxurious glamping site is the perfect 'outdoor' retreat that allows you to take a break from the city without actually leaving it! Inspired by Mediterranean aesthetics, you'll get to stay in bohemian canopy tents set in a spacious private garden lounge with a barbecue deck. Perfect for a group staycation with friends and extended family, the price may be a little steep but given the top-notch amenities you'll have access to, why not treat yourself and your loved ones to an amazing glamping experience. Rate: Starts at RM2,500 per night on their website Address: Level R, Star Boulevard KLCC, 1, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, 53300 Kuala Lumpur Contact: +6018-213 8086 Website | Facebook | Instagram

4. Lost World of Tambun, Ipoh

Just a 2 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur, a romantic weekend awaits at Lost World of Tambun which is known for its theme park, hot springs, and tropical jungle. If you’re planning to spend the night with a view of limestone formations, make sure to choose the scenic glamping experience! All glamping tents come with a king-size bed, power sockets and toiletries, so you’re never far away from your usual modern comforts. Rate: Starts at RM650 per night Address: No.1, Persiaran Lagun Sunway 1, Sunway City Ipoh, 31150 Ipoh, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia Contact: +605- 540 8888 Website | Facebook | Instagram

5. Glamz at Genting, Pahang

If you're searching for a glamping adventure away from the bustling Genting Highlands, a stay at Glamz at Genting might be the one you're looking for. Surrounded by cool weather and serene nature, you can occupy the Family Dome if you're arriving in a group of six people. There's also a common area and a barbecue pit where you can spend some leisure time outdoors. Rate: Starts at RM200 per night Address: 1, Jln Meranti, 69000 Genting Highlands, Pahang Contact: +6012 664 5269 Website | Facebook

6. Sea Horizon Resort Glamping, Johor

Credit: Sea Horizon Resort 旭日の海 on Facebook For city couples who need a change of scenery, make your way to Sea Horizon Resort known as Malaysia’s first cliffside glamping by the sea! Overlooking the view of the South China Sea, stay the night in an air-conditioned Stargazer Dome that sits over a cliff, so you can stargaze from the comfort of your bed. Since this resort is located in the fishing village of Sedili Besar, expect to do many water sports activities including kayaking, rope course on water, beach paragliding and more. Rate: Starts at RM200 per night on their website Address: Lot 901, Kuala Sedili Besar, 81900 Kota Tinggi, Johor Contact: +6012-771 9200Website | Facebook | Instagram

7. Gopeng Glamping Park, Perak

Gopeng Glamping Park has definitely popped up on many people's radars. This family-friendly glamping spot in Perak promises a rustic but comfortable stay near the quiet village of Kampung Chulek. Home-cooked meals are provided by the family that runs the resort as part of your stay. If you want to bring your own food and opt for the tents only, you can do so too! Aside from the delicious food and beautiful scenery, there will be plenty to keep you occupied during the stay including the playground, hammocks, swings, live entertainment and bicycles, which you can ride around for free! Rate: Starts at RM158 per adult and RM118 per child (under 6) Address: Lot 10846, Jalan Besar Kampung Chulek, Gopeng 31600 Perak Contact: +6013 240 8857 Website | Facebook | Instagram

8. Nur Laman Bestari Eco Resort, Selangor

Credit: nurlamanbestari on Instagram Situated in Sungai Buloh, immerse yourself in the beauty of nature at Nur Laman Bestari Eco Resort. This Muslim-owned nature resort in Selangor is the perfect escape from city life and has many types of accommodations available. Ranging from chalets to riverside cottages, take the opportunity to rough it out in the wild without sacrificing your modern comforts by spending the night in the resort's all-new glamping tent! Perfect for five guests, each glamping tent has five mattresses, a portable fan and air-conditioner, fresh linen, and access to the nearby bathroom. Cutleries, barbecue grill, and instant drink sachets are also provided if you're hungry. Otherwise, the resort can arrange breakfast and dinner for RM25 per person. Rate: Starts at RM199 per night (5 guests) on their website Address: Nur Laman Bestari Eco Resorts, Astana Era Mewah, Hq Nur Eco Resort, 40160 Sungai Buloh, Selangor Contact: +603-6151 8095 Website | Facebook | Instagram

9. Tadom Hill Resort, Selangor

It's not often to find a bamboo-inspired resort like Tadom Hill Resorts. Just a 45-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur, you and your loved ones can book a stay at the Bamboo Tent that has two mattresses complete with pillows and duvets, a mini ceiling fan, and a shared bathroom. If you're coming in a group of seven people, you can spend the night at the traditional Bamboo Hut that has up to seven mattresses complete with a canopy mosquito net. Rate: Starts at RM120 per night on their website Address: Bukit Tadom, Kampung Labohan Dagang, 42700 Banting, Selangor Contact: +6012 522 5728 / +6012 522 5908 / +6012 522 5883 Website | Facebook | Instagram

10. The Sticks, Selangor

At The Sticks, the aim is to put down your burdens (and electronics!) and have a proper commune in nature. This eco-friendly lodge promises a jungle home for your complete rest and relaxation. Their accommodations are charmingly called tendoks, a cross between a tent and a pondok (hut) and aim to provide a back-to-basics retreat. Don't worry, the tendoks still make for a beautifully tranquil place to stay! Dinner and breakfast (half board meals) are included as part of the room rates, and you can add on another RM25 per person to get full board meals inclusive of lunch and tea too, which is probably advisable as no outside food is allowed! So there's no need to worry about food, and you have more time to bask in the scenic surroundings or take a dip in the river! Note: The Sticks provide meals made fully with halal ingredients. Do note that alcoholic beverages are available for sale in the dining area (known as Dewan). We recommend that you dine at your own discretion. Rate: Starts at RM206 per person per night Address: Lot 213, Jalan KKB - Frasers Hill, Kuala Kubu Bharu, 44000 Selangor Email: [email protected]Website | Facebook | Instagram

11. Tanah Aina Fahad, Raub, Pahang

Tanah Aina Fahad is a glamping destination geared for those who love nature trails and jungle trekking. Located in the dense jungles of Raub in Pahang, it's the perfect excuse to put away your phone and breathe in the fresh air. Part of the Tanah Aina group of eco-resorts, there are a variety of glamping lodgings, from humble single tents all the way to the luxurious King Tent. The whole area is filled with lush scenery that will want to make you go out and explore! Each accommodation comes with complimentary guided trekking, so you'll be able to relish in the outdoors with an expert to show you the way. Rate: Starts at RM270 per night (per person) Address: Lot 1053, Mukim Ulu Dong, 27600 Raub, Pahang Contact: +6014 643 6712Website | Instagram

12. Sekeping Serendah Retreats, Selangor

You don't have to travel far to escape the concrete jungle! Sekeping Serendah may not be smacked in the middle of the rainforest, but the surrounding trees will make your getaway feel like it. Most rooms are catered for groups of four to ten people, which is perfect for small to medium-size groups. A favourite is Warehouse 1 and 2 which can fit a large group of friends and comes complete with a few double and single beds, a kitchen area, and a barbecue area. Rate: Starts at RM500 per night Address: Serendah FS, 43300, 48200 Selangor Contact: +6012 324 6552Website |Facebook |Instagram And there you have it! These amazing glamping spots in Malaysia will provide a unique retreat unlike any other! So take advantage of them and plan your future vacay at any one of these places. For more nature getaways, check out our recommended reads below!