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 a luxurious outdoor trip in Janda Baik, we show you the best glamping spots near KL for your next girls' getaways.
Disclaimer: 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)
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.
Rate: Starts at RM150 per night on their website
Address: Bukit Tadom, Kampung Labohan Dagang, 42700 Banting, Selangor
Contact: +6012 522 5728 / +6012 522 5908 / +6012 522 5883
2. Gopeng Glamping Park (1 hr 54 mins)
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.
Address: Lot 10846, Jln Besar, kampung Chulek, 31600 Gopeng, Perak
Contact: +6013 204 8857
3. Glamz at Genting (1 hr 8 mins)
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.
Rate: Starts at RM300 per night (two people) on their website
Address: 1, Jln Meranti, 69000 Genting Highlands, Pahang
Contact: +6012 664 5269
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) on their website
Address: No. 48, Off Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Tenggiri, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +6017 207 5977
5. The Sticks, Frasers Hill (1 hr 40 mins)
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.
Address: Lot 213, Jalan KKB - Frasers Hill, 44000 Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor
Email: [email protected]
6. Chengal Hill Retreat (1 hr 22 mins)
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.
Rate: Book an appointment via their Facebook page for more information.
Address: Lot 8537 Kuala Lurah, Kampung Janda Baik, Pahang Tua, 28750 Pahang
Contact: +6017 201 5118
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 on their website
Address: Serendah FS, 43300, 48200 Selangor
Contact: +6012 324 6552
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 on their website
Address: Jalan Enderong, Sum Sum Ulu, Kampung Janda Baik, Pahang
Contact: +6012 887 7777
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 on their website
Address: Lot 2121, Jalan Ulu Tamu, 44300 Batang Kali, Selangor
Contact: +6012 663 3667
10. Sailor's Rest Resort (57 mins)
Get on board Sailor’s Rest Resort, for a peaceful stay along the famous Titiwangsa Mountain Range of Malaysia! Set amidst a beautifully manicured garden, surrounded by cool and fresh air, it's a nice refreshing change from city life! Do check out their unique boathouse accommodation, which comes with its own queen bed, attached bathroom and lounge area.
Rate: Starts at RM300 per night on their website
Address:Lorong Dato' Panglima, Kuala Lurah, Kampung Janda Baik, 28750, Malaysia
Contact: +60 12-360 9227
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!