Known as the capital city of Pahang, Kuantan is a popular destination for beach resorts and short getaways in Malaysia. Besides having easy access to famous beaches such as Teluk Cempedak and Pantai Balok, it also has other nature offerings like the Berkelah or Rainbow waterfalls, and plenty of yummy halal food! If you're thinking of a weekend getaway to a Kuantan beach resort and wondering where to stay, we've rounded up some of the best hotels in Kuantan for you. Read on and take your pick!
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9 Kuantan Family-Friendly Beach Resorts
1. Swiss Garden Beach Kuantan
Located on Balok Beach, Swiss-Garden Beach Resort is nestled in between some restful greenery. There are many spacious rooms and suites to choose from, and some come with great views of the sea! There's also a Family Room that comes with two interconnecting rooms which can accommodate up to four adults. The beach resort in Kuantan offers a wide range of facilities, including a large outdoor swimming pool, a spa, and complimentary shuttle services to Kuantan town.
Swiss-Garden Beach Resort Kuantan
Price: From RM480/night. Book here!
Address: 2656-2657 Mukim Sungai Karang 26100 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-548 8288
2. Swiss-Belhotel Kuantan
For big and spacious rooms with a beautiful sea view, Swiss-Belhotel Kuantan has one of the very best! Located in the traditional fishing village of Tanjung Lumpur, just a couple of kilometres over a bridge from Kuantan City, the hotel is part of the Kuantan Waterfront Resort City (KWRC), a magnificent, 500-acre (202 hectares), mixed-use development.
Price: From RM240/night. Book here!
Address: Jalan Tanjung Lumpur 1 Tanjung Lumpur, 26060 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-404 8888
3. Adena Beach Resort
Located on the shores of Balok, Adena Beach Resort is a great Kuantan beachside resort that doesn't break the bank! Also known for its family-friendly amenities, choose from spacious rooms and chalets that cater up to four people. Besides having direct access to the beach, Adena offers plenty of fun things to do, such as hanging out by the pool, going bike-riding, playing foosball, or having a game of volleyball.
Adena Beach Resort
Price: From RM180/night. Book here!
Address: Lot 1260 Mukim Sg Karang 26100 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-544 1111
4. The Zenith
When you're in town, spend a night at The Zenith! Besides offering a comfortable stay, this popular hotel in Kuantan is the perfect base to explore other offerings beyond its beaches. It'll be hard to miss the tall twin buildings where the hotel is located and it's also just opposite the large East Coast Mall. There are various room sizes available, including larger rooms that cater to families or groups. Besides all the usual comforts in the rooms, there's also an infinity pool on the fourth floor.
Price: RM320/night. Book here!
Address: Jalan Putra Square 6, Putra Square, 25200 Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
Contact: +609 565 9595
5. AC Hotel Kuantan
Want to try a new hotel in Kuantan? It's time to book a stay at AC Hotel Kuantan! Previously known as Vistana, the Marriott group has breathed new life into the hotel, making it a contemporary and chic establishment for visitors to Kuantan. Choose from one of the 215 rooms and suites at this hotel that's located in town.
AC Hotel Kuantan
Price: RM250/night. Book here!
Address: Jalan Teluk Sisek 25000 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-517 8000
6. Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort is one of the premier beachfront resorts situated on the shores of the popular Teluk Cempedak! This 5-Star resort pulls out all the stops with 300 rooms, two swimming pools, and various restaurants and recreational facilities to entertain guests. The tastefully decorated rooms at the resort will provide a comfortable stay, but with their beautiful beach, you probably won't be spending that much time indoors!
Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
Price: RM390/night. Book here!
Address: Teluk Cempedak 25050 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-518 1234
7. Mangala Estate Boutique Resort
Does a luxurious tropical retreat sound good to you? Because this nature-inspired Mangala Estate Boutique Resort is located in a quiet stretch of Kuantan will be sure to charm and provide a serene setting for your romantic getaway. The resort offers a number of villas including select types that come with a private pool! Their villas can accommodate up to four people, depending on the type chosen.
Mangala Estate Boutique Resort
Price: RM936/night. Book here!
Address: Lebuhraya Tun Razak 26300 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-505 7788
8. Royale Chulan Cherating Villas
If you're searching for an affordable beach resort in Cherating, time to plan a stay at Royale Chulan Cherating Chalets Villas! Featuring wallet-friendly chalets that still provide a comfortable stay, you'll still have a ball of a time with access to the beach and other activities nearby. Each room comes complete with a comfortable bed, a separate living area, a private balcony, complimentary Wi-Fi and more. Prayer mats are also available upon request.
Royale Chulan Cherating Villas
Price: RM1,300/night. Book here!
Address: Royale Chulan Cherating Villas, 26100 Balok, Pahang
Contact: +60 9-581 9000
9. Club Med Cherating
Club Med Cherating is probably the most famous resort in Cherating. Similar to other Club Med resorts around the world, it's known for being an all-inclusive beach resort where you can stay, eat and have fun without even having to leave the resort grounds. There are plenty of fun activities provided that are suitable for all ages. Besides having access to a beautiful stretch of beach, you can go for nature walks, lounge by the pool, do water activities, go cycling - pretty much anything you'd like!
Club Med Cherating
Price: From RM1,200/adult. Book here!
Address: Hvom 29th miles Jalan Kuantan -Kemaman Pahang Darul Makmur, Jalan Kuantan Sungai Lembing, 26080 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
Contact: +60 9-581 9133
So now you'll know where to stay during your next trip to Kuantan! Whether you're looking for a hotel in town or private pool villa, we hope you've found the perfect resort in Kuantan for your future getaways.