Glamourous camping has sparked a trend among holidaymakers who love the outdoors without compromising on comfort and style. From the airy glass sheds in a rainforest to sea-fronting capsules, air-conditioned, opulent cabins and huts among the mountains, we present Malaysia’s best glamping sites for your vacation pleasure.
1. Time Capsule Retreat
Lose track of time in these unique capsules located in the tiny town of Sungai Lembing, Kuantan. Food stalls are easily accessible as the town is a mere two minute drive away from the site. We recommend taking the Rainbow waterfall tour while you’re here. It’s definitely worth it, especially for nature-lovers!
Address: EB4 Belakang Sek Men, 26200 Sungai Lembing, Pahang.
Room rates start from: RM139
Website: Time Capsule Retreat
2. Chengal Hill Retreat
Recharge and enjoy the cool air at this glamping spot, where temperatures rarely go above 28 degrees! Sprawled over five acres of land, this retreat has a variety of tents and chalets to choose from.
Address: Lot 8537 Kuala Lurah, Kampung Janda Baik, 28750 Pahang, Pahang, Malaysia
Room rates start from: RM350
Website: Chengal Hill Retreat
3. Sailor’s Rest Resort
Less than an hour’s drive from Kuala Lumpur, this glamping site is nestled among the Titiwangsa mountains in Janda Baik. The cool, crisp air is perfect for those wanting a quick getaway that doesn’t require long travel time. You can sleep in a spacious tent set up by the stream or experience a night on their cool house boat. Guests can also enjoy activities such as jungle trekking, fishing, and cycling.
Address: Lot 8592, Lorong Dato Panglima, Kg. Sg. Lurau, Janda Baik, 28750 Bentong, Pahang.
Room rates start from: RM95 per person.
Website:Sailor’s Rest Resort
4. Tanah Aina Fahad
Escape the hustle and bustle of city life at this glamping resort located 2.5 hours away from Kuala Lumpur.
Relax by the waterfall with a cup of tea and book, or if you’re feeling a little adventurous, guided jungle trekking is also available.
Address: Lot 1053, Mukim Ulu Dong, Raub, Pahang
Room rates start from: RM240 per person.
Website: Tanah Aina Fahad
5. The Sticks
Surround yourself with the sights and sounds of the jungle and live in ‘tendoks‘ (half tent half pondok). The Sticks is an off-the-grid escapade perfect for resting weary minds. Some of the tendoks are super private and are located right by a creek for you to dip your feet in and relax. To add to the coziness, home-cooked food is also provided!
Address: Lot 213 Jalan KKB, Fraser’s Hill, 44000 Kuala Kubu Baru, Selangor
Rates start from: RM206 per person.
Website: The Sticks
6. Sekeping Serendah
Take a weekend away with your loved ones at this unconventional spot surrounded by nature. Popular for its exclusivity, the Sekeping Serendah sheds are perfect to unwind and relax away from distractions.
Address: SERENDAH FS, 43300, 48200, Selangor.
Room rates start from: RM300
7. Caravan Serai Exclusive Private Villas
Whether it’s a company retreat, special occasion, or family trip, Caravan Serai caters to all. Some of the facilities include an outdoor pool, karaoke, and bicycle rentals. Fully immerse yourself in nature by going for a dip in the outdoor pool or stream nearby.
Address: Lot 3159 & Lot 3160, 12 3/4 Mile Jalan Tras, 28700 Bentong, Pahang
Room rates start from: RM197
Website: Caravan Serai Exclusive Villas
8. Canopy Villa
Located only 45 minutes away from Kuala Lumpur at the foothill of Genting Highlands, this glamping retreat is spread out over eight acres of land. Enjoy a unique stay in deluxe bell* or air tents while dining over an eight-course barbecue buffet and English breakfast in Janda Baik.
Kampung Janda Baik, 28750 Bentong, Pahang
Room rates start from: RM185
Website: Canopy Villa