From fancy hotels to glamping retreats, the good life is just a booking away
Hari Raya Haji, Awal Muharram, Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day all have one thing in common: PUBLIC HOLIDAYS!
After a stale July of zero long weekends, we can finally look forward to the aforementioned celebrations to plan our next staycation (cos going overseas still kenot). Need ideas on where to stay? Come, we help you.
Just fyi, these are the days the long holidays will fall on:
Hari Raya Haji – 31st July (Friday)
Awal Muharram – 20th August (Thursday, take leave on Friday)
Merdeka Day – 31st August (Monday)
Malaysia Day – 16th September (Wednesday, take leave on Tue/Wednesday and have a mid-week weekend woo!)
Have a great holiday, and selamat bercuti!
Rosa Hotel Malacca, Malacca
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Is this the most Instagram-worthy hotel in Malaysia? With several design awards under her belt, she just might be.
The Rosa Malacca’s interior is influenced by the aesthetic industrial theme that has been in-trend lately. Rooms are furnished with soft comfy beds and lush sofas, including 40- to 50- inch TV’s.
Hungry? You don’t need to go too far. The hotel’s restaurant – Bica & Co – serves scrumptious meals ranging from local and western cuisines.
Sea Horizon Resort, Johor
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Imagine waking up in the morning and the first thing you see is the blue ocean right outside your window. Well, you won’t need to imagine anymore because you can get these dreamy views on the Sea Horizon Resort in Johor!
The resort’s luxurious coastal glamping domes are built on the cliffside, facing the sea and each with its own private viewing deck. Needless to say, if you’re looking for an exclusive romantic date, this is where you’d want to be.
But aside from the Stargazer Domes, Sea Horizon Resort also offers idyllic cottages and suites which you can read about here!
Ipoh Bali Hotel, Perak
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The perfect stay for an intimate retreat in a little slice of Bali paradise. Right here in Malaysia.
Guests can expect nothing less than the full Bali experience at the sanctuary of the Ipoh Bali Hotel. From the first moment to the last, you’ll be enwrapped in an authentic Balinese embrace that’ll make you think you’re vacationing on the island itself!
The hotel is located right at the heart of Ipoh, so access to city and all its quaint and quiet beauty is only a stroll away.
Laguna Redang Island Resort, Terengganu
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Experience a beach holiday unlike any other at the Laguna Redang Island Resort.
Beauty is right outside your doorstep as the resort is located atop the sandy beaches of the South China Sea. An itinerary is all set-up so you don’t have to worry about planning. All bookings on Wonderfly is inclusive of scrumptious buffet meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
A beach vacation is incomplete without a lil’ snorkelling! And that’s exactly what’s included in all packages at the Laguna Redang Resort. Get your GoPro’s out, we’re diving in!
Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast, Johor
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Live like a rockstar…even if you can’t bang the drums or tell the difference between bass and electric.
The comforts of the Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast will liven your stay like a sweet song. Experience its signature hospitality and live in 5-star suites fit for rock royalty. Add a touch of class to your stay with unlimited access to the golfing range at Els Club Desaru Coast.
Trust us, anyone who stays at the Hard Rock Hotel will be the envy of many.
The Westin Desaru Coast Resort, Johor
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The Westin Desaru Coast Resort is right at the top when it comes to luxurious getaways. Be it for families or infatuated couples, all needs are catered for under the roof of this beachfront haven.
Complete your Suntastic Getaway package with a redeemable ticket to Adventure Waterpark Desaru Coast, OR complimentary beach activities with Dash Outdoors, OR a guided fruit farm tour at Desaru Fruit Farm.
Golfers can rejoice as the Golf Galore package allows unlimited access to the Els Club Desaru Coast course.
Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas, Johor
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The Anantara Desaru Coast is ideal for an escape from the city. The quiet countryside offers everything you’ll need to wind down, recharge, and take control again.
Take in beautiful beachside sceneries atop your own private balcony, and pamper yourself with a relaxing massage at the hotel’s own spa. For dinner, indulge yourself with a delectable 3 course meal.
Unlimited access to the Els Club Desaru Coast golf club is available under Gold Galore package.
A’ Famosa Resort, Malacca
Visiting A’Famosa Theme Park gets easier if you’re staying at the A’Famosa Resort. Get the luxury of an all-round stay that’s inclusive of theme parks, villas, condos, a golf course and so much more.
It’s the perfect retreat for any family occasion. For a simple getaway, families can opt for the family studio (4pax), 2-room condo (6pax), or 3-room condo (10pax). For larger parties, a stay at the Superior Villa or Pool Villa would be fitting with each accommodating up to 12 pax.
Lost World of Tambun Glamping, Perak
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You may or may not have heard of Glamping. If you haven’t, you can read more about it here and why you should give it a try! Simply put, glamping: glamorous camping.
One of the best ways to intro yourself into this form of staycation is by doing so with Lost World of Tambun’s Glamping site.
Ya, bet you didn’t know that Lost World has this, kan? Tahu main-main roller coaster je. Well now you know. In addition, Lost World’s glamping package comes with a breakfast buffet, theme park admission, and basic amenities such as WiFi, power sockets, and toiletries.
Lost World Malayana Floating Villa, Perak
If you’re on a honeymoon or on a trip with your other half, the Malayana Floating Villa is the cream of the crop. Yes, once again, this is located in the Lost World of Tambun itself.
The villas are located on a serene lake surrounded by verdant limestone hills. It offers privacy and seclusion away from the noise, plus epic night time views of glittery starry skies.
Lost World Hotel, Perak
Innnnn addition to Lost World’s Glamping and Malayana Floating Villa, you can also book your stay at the Lost World Hotel.
Rest easy after a full day out on the theme park and soothe down in the Hot Springs Night Park included in the package. Top-notch hospitality is just a call away and complimentary breakfast is provided.
You can stay with confidence knowing that no-nonsense full room sanitization takes place after each check-out, and that every nook and cranny is wiped down before your stay.
Sunway Clio Hotel, Selangor
The best accommodation to explore a city are the ones located near the best attractions. A stay at Sunway Clio Hotel is a 3-in-1 hit. In the premises of the hotel is the mega shopping mall Sunway Pyramid with 900 shopping outlets for you to shop until you’re broke satisfied.
Just a walk from Sunway Pyramid is one of Malaysia’s top theme park attractions, Sunway Lagoon! Oh, by the way, admission tickets to all 6 parks in Sunway Lagoon are included in our Fun & Stay package.
We can’t wait for the long weekend already! Which of these destinations are you planning to escape to?