[Updated 18 February 2022]
If you're planning a family getaway during these times, say yes to a homestay with a private pool in Malaysia! Besides ticking all the right boxes, from social distancing to less crowded experience, it can provide privacy for the whole family too. To ease your planning, we've rounded up a list of homestays with a private pool in Malaysia that'll be great for your next family vacation.
Homestays With A Private Pool In Malaysia
1. Rumah Kebun, SelangorCredit: RumahKebun on Facebook
Nestled within the lush forests of Hulu Langat, Rumah Kebun (which translates into Garden House) is a beautiful bungalow that's located not too far away from the city. Perfect for a peaceful family getaway, there's nothing like listening to the soothing sound of nature throughout your stay.
Credit: RumahKebun on Facebook
Rumah Kebun can fit about 16 people across 4 bedrooms (with 11 beds) and 4 bathrooms. There is a fully-functional kitchen to prepare your meals, and the house has a plunge pool fed by natural spring water that is sure to be a hit with the family.
Your family can also enjoy some outdoor communal meals at the alfresco dining area, chill in a hammock, and relax to the sound of the nearby river 😌
Up to 16 people
Starts at RM1,929 per night on AirbnbAddress:
Kampung Sungai Semungkis Batu 14 1/2 Hulu Langat, 43100 Selangor
2. Nur Banglo Homestay, Port DicksonCredit: Nur Banglo Homestay Port Dickson on Facebook
Looking for a homestay with a private pool in Port Dickson? Nur Banglo Homestay will provide a comfortable stay for you and your family. This simple and cosy bungalow has 4 bedrooms and is located close to Port Dickson's main beaches.
Credit: Nur Banglo Homestay Port Dickson on Facebook
Besides a swimming pool, the house has barbecue facilities, board games, children's swing and playhouse, and a fully furnished kitchen. If you ask us, it sounds like you've found all the ingredients for a great stay!
Up to 16 guests
: Starts at RM586on AirbnbAddress
: No. 60, Jalan SH 6, Taman Sunggala Hartamas,71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan
: +6010 407 6678
3. BESLA Homestay A'Famosa Resort, MelakaCredit: BESLA Homestay on Facebook
Situated in the A'Famosa Resorts enclave, BESLA is an affordable homestay with a private pool in Melaka! BESLA has 4 different properties and each comes with a pool and barbecue facilities. The most popular property is their 5-bedroom villa (Lot 986) that has a more spacious pool, which includes a kiddie pool area. The villa can accommodate at least 12 people, or more if you go slumber party style.
: Up to 12 guests
: Starts at RM449 per night for the 5-bedroom villa on their websiteAddress
: Villa D'Faro, A'Famosa Resort, Jalan Kemus / Sempang Ampat, Simpang Ampat, 78000 Alor Gajah, Melaka
: +6012 385 5541
4. Charis Janda Baik Villa, Janda BaikCredit: Charis Janda Baik on Facebook
Continuing our list of homestays with a private pool in Malaysia is Charis Janda Baik. There are three spacious villas are available, and two of which come with their own private pool!
has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, while Villa 2
has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Besides the sizeable pool, guests will love the minimal but tasteful furnishings, and it'll be a great place to enjoy a private getaway. Their third villa (Villa 3
) can only accommodate 4 people. While it doesn't have a private pool, guests would have access to a man-made pool and river which is also accessible from the other villas.
Credit: Charis Janda Baik on Facebook
Beside splashing in the pool, they'll be plenty to keep you occupied during your stay - the property sits in front of Chemperoh River where you can take a dip, or you can play fun activities like soccer or beach volleyball, or throw a barbecue with the facilities provided!
7 - 8 people (depending on the villa you choose)
: Starts at RM914 per night for Villa 1
and Villa 2Address
: Lot 8535 Kuala Lurah, Chemperoh, Janda Baik (195.36 mi), Kampung Janda Baik, Pahang
: +6017 626 5145
5. My Mom Houz, Melaka
My Mom Houz offers a fascinating proposition: a beautiful stay in an American colonial-style house in the middle of a serene area of Jasin, Melaka. And if you're not already attracted by the idea of staying at an eye-catching spacious bungalow with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms that can accommodate up to 20 people and comes with a pool - wait until you see the interior design! Everything from the cosy furnishings to the brick walls and the kitchen with an island in the middle will be sure to charm.
Up to 20 people
: Starts at RM1,000 - Whatsapp to bookAddress
: Bt. 21, Kesang Luar (122.76 mi), 77000 Jasin, Melaka
: +6012 202 1851
6. Sesantai Homestay, JohorCredit: Sesantai Homestay on Facebook
Located in Nusajaya, Sesantai Homestay is a spacious home that can accommodate up to 12 people. Besides that, it's also a short drive from Legoland Malaysia, and you can easily hit the road and visit these attractions for some fun and excitement!
Credit: Sesantai Homestay on Facebook
This three-storey accommodation stands tall with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms to provide comfort that your family needs. Additionally, it has two living rooms as well as an entertainment room and kitchen. It's situated within a guarded and gated community, so your family remains safe at all times.
: Up to 15 people
: Starts at RM721 on AirbnbAddress
: Taman Nusa Sentral, 79100 Nusajaya, Johor
7. BeeZek Residence, LangkawiCredit: BeeZek Residence on Facebook
Sometimes the smaller private pools just won't cut it, and you really want to go all out with a large one. Well, BeeZek Residence has you covered! Rent this entire villa for a private and comfortable stay, with full access to their huge pool all to yourselves!
Credit: BeeZek Residence on Facebook
This villa has 4 rooms on the ground floor and 2 rooms on the first floor, and each is interestingly named after the islands in Langkawi such as Langgun, Dangli, Gubang, Tepor, Bumbon and Kedera.
If you're inviting more relatives to the gathering, you can request up to six mattresses at extra charge. Each bedroom is air-conditioned and comes complete with its own bathroom. For privacy, be sure to book the entire villa (and not just the rooms on the ground floor).
Up to 23 people
: Starts at RM1,500 on AirbnbAddress
: No.8, Kampung Kuala Cenang (414.47 mi) Langkawi 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
: +6019 409 1833
8. Kuang Kampung Retreat, SelangorCredit: Kuang Kampung Retreat on Airbnb
Situated in Sungai Buloh, make your way to Kuang Kampung Retreat
for a relaxing getaway to remember. Just a 30-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur, this nature retreat in Selangor can accommodate up to 8 people, which is perfect for large family getaways.
Credit: Kuang Kampung Retreat on Airbnb
The best part about booking a stay at Kuang Kampung Retreat is having the entire villa to yourself! Complete with 3 bedrooms (together with a sofa bed) and 3 bathrooms, your family can enjoy their stay in comfort while being surrounded by the sounds of nature. Another thing you'll love about Kuang Kampung Retreat is the indoor plunge pool that allows you to relax in complete privacy!
: Up to 8 guests
: Starts at RM1,079 on AirbnbAddress
: Lorong Orkid Kuang, 47100 Sungai Buloh, Selangor
9. Rimba Hang Kasturi, MelakaCredit: Rimba Hang Kasturi on Facebook
Situated in Melaka, it's time to plan your next family getaway at Rimba Hang Kasturi
! This spacious homestay in Melaka can fit up to 14 guests and has 4 bedrooms complete with ensuite bathrooms.
Credit: Rimba Hang Kasturi on Facebook
Besides having an open-concept kitchen, a separate living area, and a courtyard on the upper level, the highlight of Rimba Hang Kasturi Melaka is the indoor private dipping pool where you and your guests can enjoy a refreshing dip on a sunny day.
: Starts at RM1,440 per night on AgodaAddress
: 70, Jalan Hang Kasturi, 75200 Melaka
The next time we can travel domestically again, choose a homestay with a private pool that provides a more intimate surrounding for you and your family. For some much-needed rest and relaxation, book one of these family homestays in Malaysia for your future getaway!