Malaysia is a country that attracts romantic wonders. The unique landscape, amazing fusion of cultures, amazing sites and naturally affordable pricing makes it a great destination for couples on their honeymoon. Here is a list of the 10 best resorts in Malaysia for couples on their honeymoon.
- Langkawi Island – The Datai
Enjoy your honeymoon at a 5-star resort, which include complimentary nature activities, non-motorized water sports and fitness classes while dining at the 5-star restaurants. There is a full spa as well as a 1 kilometre stretch of private white-sand beach bordering the Andaman Sea as well as a golf course. Not to mention that the Datai Langkawi won ‘The 100 World’s Greatest Places of 2019’, by Time Magazine, USA.
- Pangkor Island – Pangkor Island Laut Resort
A resort with a very rich and interesting history, and indeed one of a kind. Aside from having villas, one can have their own estate here on the resort with their own private islands, equipped with personalized butlers and chauffeurs. Besides housing an infamous inhouse spa and renown eateries. One can even rent their private yacht or luxury cruises. The resort even has separate packages for those on a romantic retreat.
- Redang Island – The Taara’s Beach and Spa Resort
Located in one of the most beautiful islands in Malaysia and for honeymooners looking for a quiet getaway, this is the place to go to. This resort is known for its private beach and water sport facilities. Dine by the sea while enjoying the view of one of the most spectacular seas in the Asian region.
- Perhentian Islands – Mimpi Perhentian Resort
Mimpi Perhentian is perfect for the aqua loving honeymooners as they have their very own in house ‘dive centre’. Not to mention that they offer a wide range of recreational activities like private island beach drops, daily excursions to wetlands and waterfalls and many more. The resort hosts a one of a kind adult salt-water pool.
- Tioman Island – TIME magazine – Tunamaya Beach and Spa Resort
A secluded resort on the calm Tioman Island, the Tunamaya Beach and Spa Resort and its amazing location near a rainforest is an amazing getaway for honeymooners. This resort gives you both the jungle and beach experience mixed with learning culture like batik painting.
- Rawa Island- Rawa Island Resort
Situated within the Sultan Iskandar Marine Park, Rawa Island Resort is a private Malaysian island resort that you can only visit between March and October every year, and the resort controls the number of guests visiting. You will have to abide by the Marine Park’s strict rules. Rawa Island Resort offers many facilities and is only accessible by boat from Mersing, Johor.
- Cherating- Royal Chulan Cherating Villa
For honeymooners interested in sightseeing, this is the place. This luxury resorts hosts 34 villas overlooking the sea. There are popular tourist attractions which the resort offers like a turtle sanctuary, a mangrove cruise and batik workshops. Within a short drive from the resort you will find local stalls selling local delicacies famous in the state of Pahang.
- Colmar Tropical, Berjaya Hills
Escape the Malaysian heat to this lovely French themed village in the highlands. The resort offers a full French dining restaurant and many activities like a Botanical garden, sightseeing and hiking and most of all, something different to honeymooners.
Tip: bring warm clothing, as it is chilly!
- The Pacific Sutera Harbour Hotel- Harbour Resort
Located between the shores of the South China Sea and other islands is this 384-acre resort. It offers everything from golf, water facilities and activities to the very unique rail on the North Borneo Railway. They have their very own marina which is famous in Kota Kinabalu. This resort will definitely allow honeymooners to have a pleasant and unique stay.
- Ipoh- The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat
The 5-star retreat is located between a limestone valley and natural elements like jungles, caves and hot springs. It is a self-contained retreat housing over 45 villas with a specialised authentic Malaysian spa centre. The resort is perfect for honeymooners to unwind next to the jungle, and it is not too far from town to explore.