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9 Glamping Spots In Malaysia For A Unique Getaway (Domes, Huts, Floating Chalets & More!)

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Ili •  Aug 22, 2021

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[Updated 22 February 2022] One of the many ways you can enjoy the outdoors is by going on a camping trip. Now, if you're not ready to rough it out in nature but would still like to experience a taste of it, then glamping should be right up your alley! There are plenty of places to go glamping in Malaysia - here's a list of unique spots that'll make your future getaway a special one!

Glamping spots in Malaysia 

1. Rustcamps, Genting Highlands

Credit: @pikreey on Instagram Rustcamps Glamping Resort in the chilly Genting Highlands! Surrounded by fresh and lush 100-million-old rainforest and hills, this glamping resort is unique with its natural beauty and rich biodiversity. It's a private retreat perfect for a romantic getaway or with your friends if you're planning a girls' weekend staycation. Offering 4 types of accommodations, two of them have private jacuzzi that overlook the beautiful rainforest as your view. Address: Rustcamps Glamping Resort, Lorong Genting View 7, 69000 Genting Highlands, Pahang Instagram

2. Castra by Colony, Kuala Lumpur

If you've always wondered what glamping in the heart of the city would be like, Castra by Colony is the answer to all your questions. Located on the rooftop terrace in Kuala Lumpur's Golden Triangle, this luxurious glamping site is the perfect 'outdoor' retreat that allows you to take a break from the city without actually leaving it. Address: Level R, Star Boulevard KLCC, 1, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, 53300 Kuala Lumpur Instagram

3. Lost World of Tambun, Ipoh

Just a 2 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur, a romantic weekend awaits at Lost World of Tambun which is known for its theme park, hot springs, and tropical jungle. If you’re planning to spend the night with a view of limestone formations, make sure to choose the scenic glamping experience. Address: No.1, Persiaran Lagun Sunway 1, Sunway City Ipoh, 31150 Ipoh, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia Instagram

4.Tadom Hill Resort, Selangor

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 loved ones can book a stay at the Bamboo Tentthat has two mattresses complete with pillows and duvets, mini ceiling fan, and shared bathroom. Address: Bukit Tadom, Kampung Labohan Dagang, 42700 Banting, Selangor Instagram

5. Sekeping Serendah Retreats, Selangor

You don't have to travel far to escape the concrete jungle of Kuala Lumpur! Sekeping Serendah may not be smacked in the middle of the rainforest, but the surrounding trees will make your getaway feel like it. Address: Serendah FS, 43300, 48200 Selangor Instagram

6. Tanah Aina Fahad, Raub, Pahang

Tanah Aina Fahad is a glamping destination geared for those who love nature trails and jungle trekking. Located in the dense jungles of Raub in Pahang, it's the perfect excuse to put away your phone and breathe in the fresh air. Address: Lot 1053, Mukim Ulu Dong, 27600 Raub, Pahang Instagram

7. Gopeng Glamping Park, Perak

Gopeng Glamping Park has definitely popped up on many people's radars. This family-friendly glamping spot in Perak promises a rustic but comfortable stay near the quiet village of Kampung Chulek. Address: Lot 10846, Jalan Besar KampungChulek, Gopeng 31600 Perak Instagram

8. Boulder Valley Glamping, Penang

Credit: @gevsig on Instagram  Situated in Teluk Bahang, the other side of Penang Island, Boulder Valley Glamping is an hour's drive from the capital city of Georgetown. It may be a long drive, but you're guaranteed to be miles away from the busy streets and tourist crowd. The seclusion will also lead you to hilly terrains and lush trees, which nature lovers would appreciate. Address: 8 Jalan Teluk Bahang, 11050 Teluk Bahang, Penang Instagram

9. Umea Glam Kundasang, Sabah

Opened in September 2019, Umea Glam Kundasang was an idea brought together by four business partners: Irwin bin Mohamad, Yusri Manaff, Redzuan Sapin and Rayner Roy Antis. It was their frequent trips to Kundasang, a popular town in Sabah, that inspired them to build a glamping spot that’s perfect for weekend family getaways. Named after a city in eastern Sweden, Umea Glam Kundasang has four domes for guests to spend the night. While the founders took only three days to build each dome, they needed a few weeks to furnish them! You can tell why from the unique designs you're about to see when you step into eachdome. Address: Umea Glam Kundasang, Jalan Golf Course, Mesilau,Kundasang, Sabah, Malaysia. Instagram And there you have it! These amazing glamping spots in Malaysia will provide a unique retreat unlike any other! So take advantage of them and plan your future vacay at any one of these places. For more nature getaways, check out our recommended reads below: