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9 Insta-Worthy Glamping Spots Near KL For Girls Getaways


Cheng Sim  •  Jun 20, 2020


[Updated 18 September 2020] Finding the best glamping spots in Malaysia is easy thanks to the abundance of nature getaways that are only a short drive away from the city. If you and your girlfriends are planning a glamping trip near KL, it's time to get started! From unique tents in Perak to luxurious outdoor trip in Janda Baik, we show you the best glamping spots near KL for your next girls' getaways. Disclaimer: All nightly rates are based on a search in September 2020 (for 2-4 adults) 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.
1. Tadom Hill Resort (1 hr)
Credit: Tadom Hill Resorts on Facebook 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 girlfriends can book a stay at the Bamboo Tent that has two mattresses complete with pillows and duvets, 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 canopy mosquito net. 
Credit: Tadom Hill Resorts on Facebook Rate: Starts at RM120 per night Address: Bukit Tadom, Kampung Labohan Dagang, 42700 Banting, Selangor Contact: +6012 522 5728 / +6012 522 5908 / +6012 522 5883 Website | Facebook | Instagram
2. Gopeng Glamping Park (1 hr 54 mins)
Credit: Gopeng Glamping Park on Facebook An upgrade from your school's camping trip, there's no better place to spend your time outdoors than at Gopeng Glamping Park. Situated close to Kampung Chulek, there are many tents set up complete with an outdoor fire pit if you decide to roast some marshmallows at night. Besides that, there are also other things to do such as relaxing on a hammock, dirt biking, picnicking, playing volleyball, and more.
Credit: Gopeng Glamping Park on Facebook Rate: Starts at RM158 per night (Tent Double) Address: Lot 10846, Jln Besar, kampung Chulek, 31600 Gopeng, Perak Contact: +6013 204 8857 Website | Facebook | Instagram
3. Glamz at Genting (1 hr 8 mins)
Credit: Glamz at Genting on Facebook 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 and your girlfriends are 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. 
Credit: Glamz at Genting on Facebook Rate: Starts at RM300 per night (two people) Address: 1, Jln Meranti, 69000 Genting Highlands, Pahang Contact: +6012 664 5269 Website | Facebook | Instagram
4. Sekeping Tenggiri (15 mins)
Credit: Sekeping Retreats on Facebook You can find many Sekeping retreats in Malaysia, a project by landscape architect Ng Sek San. If we can recommend a few Sekeping retreats for a girl's trip, one of them would be Sekeping Tenggiri. Smacked in the quiet side of Kuala Lumpur, most of the rooms can only fit up to 3 people (with an extra mattress). The perfect staycation spot for a small group of girlfriends, your besties can stay the night at the Glass Room or the Loft that has leafy trees right outside the window.
Credit: Sekeping Retreats on Facebook Rate: Starts at RM220 per night (two people) Address: No. 48, Off Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Tenggiri, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur Contact: +6017 207 5977 Website | Facebook
5. The Sticks, Frasers Hill (1 hr 40 mins)
Credit: The Sticks Guide on Facebook  It may take over an hour to reach The Sticks, but this nature hideaway in Fraser's Hill is a good place to temporarily escape from the city's hustle and bustle. With affordable room rates, you can unwind by staying the night in their tendoks, a cross between a tent and a pondok (hut). While only some accommodations come with attached bathroom, each tendok has a private verandah, so you and your girlfriends can chill with a cup of coffee in hand.
Credit: The Sticks Guide on Facebook Rate: Starts at RM229 per night Address: Lot 213, Jalan KKB - Frasers Hill, 44000 Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor Email: [email protected] Website | Facebook Instagram
6. Chengal Hill Retreat (1 hr 22 mins)
Credit: Chengal Hill Retreat on Facebook. Chengal Hill Retreat offers a glamping experience unlike any other. Situated in Janda Baik, waking up to refreshing cool air and laid-back vibes are the kind of mornings you and your girlfriends won't get in the city. While it's nice to relax in a uniquely-designed chalet amid the tall shady trees, don't forget to squeeze in an hour or two for zip lining, barbecuing and hanging out by the stream.
Credit: Chengal Hill Retreat on Facebook Rate : Starts from RM250 (2 people) to RM1,300 per night (9-12 people) Address: Lot 8537 Kuala Lurah, Kampung Janda Baik, Pahang Tua, 28750 Pahang Contact: +6017 201 5118 Facebook
7. Sekeping Serendah Retreats (45 mins)
You and your girlfriends 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. Our favourite is Warehouse 1 and 2 that 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 6552 Website | Facebook | Instagram
8. Tiarasa Escapes (45 mins)
With safari-style tents and Janda Baik rainforest all around, you'll create unforgettable memories with your girlfriends at Tiarasa Escapes . Known as a luxury glamping resort, maximise your time here by going on nature walks and birdwatching, planning a riverside picnic, watching an old classic at the Moonlight Cinema and more. Depending on your group size, the Dragonfly Tented Villas and Hornbill Tented Villas are great for two besties, and Rajah Brooke Family Suites have two bedrooms that are ideal for a group of four girlfriends.  Rate: Starts at RM990 per night Address: Jalan Enderong, Sum Sum Ulu, Kampung Janda Baik, Pahang Contact: +6012 887 7777 Website | Facebook | Instagram
9. Dusun Bonda (1 hr 10 min)
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, this glamping spot is detailed with manmade pool and waterfall, playground and other amazing 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, 44300 Batang Kali, Selangor Contact: +6012 663 3667 Website | Facebook | Instagram If you're planning to go on a glamping trip with your girlfriends, we hope you've found the perfect place to spend some time away from the city's hustle and bustle. Next, inspire your nature getaway further with more travel guides below!