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The Acres Resort: A Sleek And Modern Hillside Retreat In Pahang


Cheng Sim •  Aug 04, 2020


Stepping away from the crowded city life is easy thanks to the abundance of secluded nature retreats in Pahang. Besides providing a rejuvenating nature getaway, city travellers can also find comfort in various modern stays complete with amenities that they would find at home. If you're looking for a nature resort in Pahang that ticks all the right boxes, this might be the accommodation for you.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook Situated in Kampung Bukit Tinggi, we bet you've never seen a sleek and modern nature resort in Pahang that's remotely close to The Acres Resort. Just a 40-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur, this resort stands tall with its contemporary architectural design mixing deep greyish tones and romantic light fixtures.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook The Acres Resort doesn't define themselves as a five-star resort, but merely an accommodation that provides thoughtful service to their guests. So take it slow, leave your weekday worries at home and embrace the resort's cool weather that can drop as low as 22 degree Celsius when the evening mellows.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook There are four types of rooms available for guests, ranging from the Double Room to the Family Room. If we can choose a room to start with, that would be the Sunrise Chalet. Perfect for 8 adults, the chalet comes with one king-size bed, one queen-size bed and one sofa bed. Some rooms come with a private balcony that overlooks the surrounding nature.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook Besides having a separate lounge and dining area, the Sunrise Chalet also has a well-equipped kitchen. While complimentary breakfast and steamboat dinner are included in the room rates, guests will be provided with ingredients for self-cooking in the chalet (only for breakfast). You can also request the resort to provide Muslim-friendly ingredients for your little cooking adventure.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook Another room that's perfect for a large family getaway is the Starry Chalet. Ideal for a group of 10 people, this chalet has three bedrooms complete with one king-size bed and four queen-size beds.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook Apart from the cosy bedrooms, Starry Chalet has a separate living and dining area complete with a well-equipped kitchen (same breakfast rules apply). The chalet's unique feature is the mini wall climbing section, which is perfect for kids to test their skills.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook While it's tempting to rest in your room all day, don't forget to explore the facilities at The Acres Resort too. You can enjoy a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, sing your heart out at the karaoke room, take your little ones to the kids' playroom and meet the horses at the mini zoo. The resort's lounge area also has comfy sofas to hang out with your loved ones.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook During the school holidays, the Acres Resort provide kid-friendly activities for their guests that include organic farming, honey tasting, a visit to the mini petting zoo, and fishing. Do note that these activities are organised on a seasonal basis, so kindly enquire before you book a family trip here.
Credit: The Acres Resort on Facebook There's no better place to enjoy a serene nature getaway than The Acres Resort, a sleek and modern accommodation in Pahang! If you're looking for more laid-back trips, check out these secluded nature retreats in Pahang to escape the crowd. Rate: Starts at RM430 per night (Double Room) Address: Lot 28431, Kampung Bukit Tinggi, 28750 Bentong, Pahang Contact: +6012 223 5866 Website | Facebook | Instagram