[Updated 14 March 2021]
There are many reasons why Malaysians would plan a road trip to Taiping, a heritage town in Perak. From visiting the zoo to savouring delicious halal food, there are plenty of exciting things to do in Taiping. If you're heading there for a short getaway or to explore every amazing stop on your next Perak-Kedah road trip, there's a modern homestay that's perfect for your next vacay.
Situated in a quiet residential area in Taiping, feel right at home when you step into the Zen Retreat Waterfall Villa. True to its name, this all-white minimalist homestay in Taiping has an indoor private pool complete with a waterfall! It's also the perfect spot to relax after spending the whole day outdoors.
Compared to the other homestays with private pool in Perak, Zen Retreat's pool is three feet deep, which is great for kids and enough for parents to enjoy a refreshing dip.
The indoor private pool is also covered with a glass panel, so you can monitor your kids and still watch Netflix in the living room. We won't be surprised if this section will be your favourite part of the house. It also gets better knowing that this home was previously owned by Malaysian legendary singer Dato' Jamal Abdillah!
This modern villa can fit up to 14 guests, and there are 4 bedrooms complete with one king-size bed and three queen-size beds. It's also surrounded by hilly terrains, so you can enjoy a relaxing stroll when the day mellows. Better yet, Zen Retreat Waterfall Villa is only a 10-minute drive from Taiping Lake Gardens and it'll be a great place for your kids to run around.
If you're planning to cook a nice meal for your loved ones, this homestay has a well-equipped kitchen and a separate dining area for everyone to enjoy a feast! Then again, you can always change your mind and rely on Grabfood or foodpanda thanks to its strategic location.
For travellers who are looking for homestays with private pool in Perak, look no further than Zen Retreat Waterfall Villa! If you're looking for exciting activities to do with your family, check out these amazing things to do in Taiping on your next road trip.
Capacity: 14 guests
Rate: Starts at RM547 per night on Airbnb
Address: 32A, Lorong Damai, Taman Suria, 34000 Taiping, Negeri Perak
Contact: +6012 392 7220