5 Relaxing Hot Springs In Malaysia You Should Visit Next


Cheng Sim •  Sep 18, 2020

There are many ways to soak your stresses away. Besides enjoying a secluded nature retreat in Pahang or staying the night in a riverside accommodation in Janda Baik, we have natural hot springs in Malaysia that are worth visiting too. Surrounded by lush nature and serene vibes, take your family to one of these awesome hot springs in Malaysia for a day of relaxation!

1. Felda Residence Hot Springs, Perak

Situated in Sungkai, Felda Residence Hot Springs is one of the most popular hot springs in Perak. It's easy to set aside your worries once you warm up your body in this mineral-rich pool. In fact, Felda makes it fun by adding a huge slide, water jets and a man-made waterfall. Tell your kids to get their floats ready because they're going to spend the entire day here!

Rate: Starts at RM229 on Agoda (accommodation includes access to the hot spring)

Address: Jalan Sungai Klah, 35600 Sungkai, Perak

Contact: +605 438 8802

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2. Poring Hot Spring, Sabah

If you're looking for a natural hot spring in Sabah, the locals would point you to Poring Hot Springs. Situated in Ranau, a district known for its cool weather and close proximity to Kinabalu National Park, you'll experience the perfect balance of hot and cold.

Consisting of hot sulphur baths that are great for easing tense muscles and giving good sleep, visitors would come with rubber sandals or slippers, swimwear, and a towel to enjoy a day out in this relaxing spot.

Rate: Starts at RM10 per child and RM15 per adult

Opening hours: Open daily; 8AM-6PM

Address: Poring Hot Spring, 89300 Ranau, Sabah

Contact: +6014 695 8577

3. The Banjaran Hot Springs Retreat, Ipoh

For some travellers, soaking in a hot spring for a few hours may not be enough. If you want to turn it into a full-blown staycation in Perak, we recommend spending the night at The Banjaran Hot Springs Retreat.

Just a 15-minute drive from Ipoh, it's also known as Malaysia's first luxury natural hot springs wellness retreat. Sprawled with lavish villas complete with a jacuzzi hot tub with natural geothermal hot-spring water or a private plunge pool, it's a vacation worth splurging for romantic getaways.

Rate: Starts at RM1,313 on Agoda (the accommodation includes access to the hot springs)

Address: 1, Persiaran Lagoon, Sunway 3, 31150 Ipoh, Negeri Perak

Contact: +605 210 7777

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4. Sunway Lost World Hot Springs And Spa, Ipoh

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If you're searching for other things to do in Ipoh, look no further than Sunway Lost World Hot Springs & Night Park. This family-friendly attraction only opens after 6PM to give you a surreal hot spring experience after sundown.

Sprawled with 100% natural mineral hot springs, it consists of concentrated minerals to provide the rejuvenation you deserve. Do note that visitors are required to comply with the swimming dress code when visiting this attraction.

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Rate (Lost World Hot Springs & Night Park only): Starts at RM64 per child and RM75 per adult (view full rates here)

Opening hours: Open daily; 6 PM-11 PM

Address: No. 1, Persiaran Lagun Sunway 1, Sunway City Perak, Ipoh, 31150 Ipoh, Negeri Perak

Contact: +605 542 8888

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5. eRYAbySURIA Hot Spring Bentong, Pahang

For travellers who are looking for affordable hot spring resorts in Malaysia, eRYAbySURIA Hot Spring will make a great choice! Just an hour drive from Kuala Lumpur, this resort is eclipsed by serene rainforests and laid-back atmosphere.

Depending on your group size, you can stay in a Deluxe Twin room right up to Deluxe Quad room. Once you're all rested, make sure to enjoy your time at the resort's two outdoor hot pools!

Rate: Starts at RM165 on Agoda (accommodation includes access to the hot springs)

Address: Lot 2527, Jalan Kuala Lumpur Lama, Mukim Bentong, 28700 Bentong, Pahang

Contact: +609 221 0200

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If you're planning to enjoy a day of rejuvenation, look no further than these amazing hot springs in Malaysia! For more nature getaways, check out our recommended reads below.