Cameron Highlands Resort, Tanah Rata
|By The Golf Course, 39000, Tanah Rata, Pahang, MALAYSIA.|
Description: Cameron Highlands ResortNestled among tea plantations and rolling hills, Cameron Highlands Resort enjoys a spectacular location in the heart of the highland region of Pahang state. Set in a magnificently restored colonial period building, this luxury boutique hotel offers exclusive accommodation, fine dining and unforgettable experiences in a splendid mountain setting.
Standing about 1500 metres above sea level,Cameron Highlands Resort is situated in the highest area of the mainland, and enjoys pleasant temperatures and fresh air all year round. Perfect for relaxing holidays in this beautiful region, the hills and forests around the property make this a popular retreat for hiking and trekking, and exploring the countless tea plantations and gardens. Golf can be enjoyed at the nearby Cameron Highlands course, the only one in the region. Activities offered by the hotel include Signature Picnics, Waterfall and Nature Trails, visits to an Orang Asli village and even a "whodunit" Murder Mystery Experience, to solve the disappearance of the legendary American businessman Jim Thompson. The hotel has a two fine restaurants, offering unique fusion cuisine in a splendid setting, a tea room, and an elegant lounge bar with a snooker table. Guests can also take advantage of the award-winning Spa Village, with a wide range of sophisticated treatments and healing therapies inspired by the restorative properties of tea.
Cameron Highlands Resort has fifty-six rooms and suites, all elegantly appointed and spacious. Decoration is a delightful mix of colonial style hardwood furniture, noble timber flooring, beamed ceilings and cool fabrics and drapes in elegant silk and cotton. All rooms have French windows offering sweeping views of the golf course against the backdrop of rolling hills and lush green forest.
Type of rooms: Cameron Highlands ResortDeluxe Room:
The spacious Deluxe Rooms are furnished with a king-sze four-poster bed or twin beds overlooking the lush green golf course. Each room features a comfortable seating area with French windows opening to the balcony. Polished timber floors, beamed ceilings and plantation shutters evoke a Colonial feel. Room size 38 sq m.
The Junior Suite is perfectly designed, providing spacious comfort and style. A studio style bedroom with a four poster bed and an adjacent lounge area with work desk both open onto the balcony which overlook the golf course. Room size 51 sq m.
This is a personal family suite, which shares one spacious bathroom between a double room with a four-poster bed and a twin room. Ideal for families with small children, this spacious suite accommodates two adults and two children or four adults. Room size 62 sq m.
Cameron Suite and Jim Thompson Suite:
These two signature suites offer luxurious comfort, and are the largest in the hotel. Each suite has two bedrooms, one with a king-size four poster bed and one with twin beds. The bedrooms share a common lounge furnished with comfortable settees. French windows open onto the balcony with panoramic views. Room size 76 sq m.
Additional information: Cameron Highlands Resort
Airport transfers can be arranged on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 56
Official category: 5 stars.
Languages spoken: Malay, English.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms available, and a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB.
Restaurant closed: Restaurants open daily for dinner, from 19:00pm. to 22:00pm.
Jim Thompson Tearoom open daily from 11:00am. to 19:00pm.
How to get here: Head north on the north-south highway from Kuala Lumpur. take the Tapah exit 132.
Continue until kg. Batu Tiga and then follow the sign for kg. Batu Lapan Belas.
Continue north through the town of Ringlet.
Drive through Tanah Rata until you reach the golf course, the hotel is located on the left-hand side of the road opposite the golf course.
GPS Coordinates: 4° 29' 16.15'' N 101° 22' 43.62'' E
Nearest airport: Kuala Lumpur International Airport - 246 km.