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25 Vacation Homes In Malaysia That Are Totally Perfect For Group Stays

We know y'all just want to stick together the whole time.

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MALACCA

1. Relive history in Casugria Dutch Heritage Villa

Casugria Dutch Heritage Villa, built by a Dutch Governor of Malacca back in 1810, is the last surviving bungalow villa from the Dutch colonial period.

The villa has four bedrooms, a dining pavilion, a jacuzzi, and a pool, fitting up to 12 pax. Breakfast and afternoon tea are provided free of charge by the management.

Rates start from RM1,685 per night.

2. Stay in Rimba Hang Kasturi, an old shophouse on Jonker Street

Rimba Hang Kasturi is a hidden gem situated in one of Malacca's busiest tourist areas. This is ideal if you plan to do some sightseeing in Malaysia's historic state.

The villa has a large green courtyard and small pool against a rustic interior. With four bedrooms, this heritage stay can accommodate up to 14 people.

Rates start from RM1,236 per night.

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PULAU PERHENTIAN

3. How about a beach holiday in a British Resthouse?

The Resthouse in Pulau Perhentian Besar is a wooden house built by the British government between wars.

This home is for the adventurous gang, as it's surrounded by forest and a beach. You can find snorkelling and scuba diving spots easily. It has four rooms and can accommodate eight people.

Rates start from RM798 per night.

JOHOR

4. Sing your hearts out at Kluang Swimming Pool Homestay

Kluang Swimming Pool Homestay is one of Johor's best kept secrets. The holiday bungalow has a huge pool and a karaoke setup, so you can sing to your heart's content.

The bungalow has five bedrooms and can accommodate up to 15 people. All bedrooms are also en suite.

Rates start from RM1,289 per night.

5. Heading to LEGOLAND with friends? Book a stay in this Luxury Villa

Luxury Villa is located near LEGOLAND, Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, and the best seafood restaurants Johor has to offer.

The best part is that the fun doesn't need to end when you leave the theme parks. The villa has a barbecue area and private pool for guests to continue the fun and games. It comes with five bedrooms and can fit up to 15 people.

Rates start from RM935 per night.

PORT DICKSON

6. Villa Lot 1638 is the perfect hideout you and your friends have been looking for

Villa Lot 1638 in Port Dickson has nine private semi-detached villas you can rent, including a Garden Villa and another with a barbecue area. Each villa can accommodate between five to six people.

There's a swimming pool on the compound as well as an open dining lounge where guests can relax while having their meals.

Rates start from RM439 per night.

7. Take it to the next level with a pool party overlooking the sea at Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson

Arranged in the shape of the Malaysian national flower, Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson also has a private pool in each of its water chalet. Each chalet can accommodate four people, while their Presidential Suite can fit up to 10 people comfortably.

The best part about this hotel is their Hibiscus Walk, which is a hawker food area located near the lobby area serving all types of local delicacies. No worries if your chalet is situated far from the lobby as there are free buggy services available for all guests.

Room rates start from RM670 per night.

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SEREMBAN

8. Spend some time with mother nature in Selepas Hujan

If you and your friends are looking for a quiet getaway to recharge and rejuvenate, you should really check out Selepas Hujan.

It's located in a forest reserve in Seremban, so you'll be surrounded by acres of trees and a grand mountain view. With two bedrooms and six beds, this bungalow can fit 11 pax comfortably.

Rates start from RM1,400 per night.

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9. Go to Amazing Feel in PLASSID for a relaxing weekend with friends

Nestled in a quiet kampung in Seremban is Amazing Feel in PLASSID. This charming little villa is surrounded by fruit trees, with an amazing view of the nearby mountains.

The villa has an outdoor pool, with two bedrooms which can accommodate up to eight people.

Rates start from RM899 per night.

LANGKAWI

10. Chill in one of Sari Village Holiday Homes' rustic bungalows

Sari Village Holiday Homes consists of six bungalows built in the traditional Malay style, perched on top of a hill overlooking some of Langkawi's Geopark islands.

Each bungalow comes with three bedrooms and a kitchen, with a capacity for six people. Guests can request the hotel to arrange for a poolside BBQ session, a sunset sailing trip, a mangrove boat trip, and even an island-hopping picnic trip.

Rates start from RM700 per night.

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11. Enjoy the view from Alamanda Minang Villa

Situated in Langkawi, Alamanda Minang Villa overlooks a valley of paddy fields and the nearby sea.

You'll love the infinity pool, which gives you an amazing view of villa's surroundings. Each villa has two rooms and can accommodate four people.

Rates start from RM470 per night.

12. Limasan Padi will make you and your friends think you're in Ubud, Bali

Limasan Padi is a traditional Malay home situated in the middle of a paddy field. Chenang Beach is also just a five-minute walk away!

The bungalow has an in-house jacuzzi, a pool and two bedrooms, comfortable enough for a party of four.

Rates start from RM899 per night.

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PAHANG

13. Head to Le Lodge Villa to escape the hustle and bustle of the city

Sungai Lembing is a great place for a short getaway from the city, and Le Lodge Villa is one of the best accommodations for those travelling with a big group of friends.

If you're interested, the owners are more than happy to arrange a day trip for you to visit the famous Rainbow Waterfall. This five-bedroom villa can accommodate up to 15 people, and it's also pet-friendly!

Rates start from RM549 per night.

14. Escape to Villa KuChinta for some much needed 'vitamin sea'

Villa KuChinta is tucked away in a little fishing port, a hidden gem in Kuantan.

Its exposed-bricks design will appeal to your inner hipster self. This four-bedroom villa can accommodate up to eight people.

Rates start from RM1,998 per night.

15. Stay in this cosy Farmer Hut Retreat while in Cameron Highlands

Farmer Hut Retreat is situated on the hillside of Brinchang town, so you'll have easy access to the night market and restaurants during your stay.

You and your friends can have movie nights at the screening room in the hut. There are three large bedrooms for 13 pax to share.

Rates start from RM452 per night.

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16. Or stay in this Samantha Pynn-inspired Cottage

The decor in The Cottage is inspired by HGTV designer, Samantha Pynn. Coupled with the cold weather in Cameron Highlands, it'll feel like you're having an overseas vacation.

The apartment unit is situated in Tanah Rata and the town centre is just a five-minute walk away. This three-bedroom Airbnb can fit up to eight people.

Rates start from RM288 per night.

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PENANG

17. This Seaside Holiday Villa is the best place to stay in Batu Feringghi

Just five minutes away from the beach is Seaside Holiday Villa, with beautifully designed rooms and a pretty courtyard.

This six-bedroom bungalow can accommodate up to 15 people, and is near the famous Batu Feringghi night market.

Rates start from RM598 per night.

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18. Penang Old House Homestay is sure to stir up some childhood memories

Penang Old House Homestay is an old villa built during the British rule and is described by the owners as a home "filled with stories".

This lovely space has five bedrooms and accommodate up to 12 guests.

Rates start from RM598 per night.

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KLANG VALLEY

19. If that's too much, try the spring water pool in RumahKebun

RumahKebun has a plunge pool with natural spring water. You and your friends will also be delighted with the tree house.

The villa is also situated near the Semungkis River in Hulu Langat, so you can opt to swim there instead. It has four bedrooms and can fit up to 16 pax.

Rates start from RM1,502 per night.

20. If private pools don't impress you, this house with a swimming pond might

If a villa with a private pool sounds meh to you, you may want to check out this private house with a swimming pond in Puchong.

Some of us might remember jumping into lakes and ponds during the warmer months to cool down. Jumping into the swimming pond in this semi-detached house could help you relive that childhood memory. With five bedrooms, it's a comfortable stay for you and 11 other friends.

Rates start from RM678 per night.

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21. Or just book a staycation at THE FACE Suites

THE FACE Suites is a great choice for you and your friends if you're looking for a city getaway. These serviced residence suites are situated in the heart of KL, with all the major shopping malls being a short train ride away.

The infinity pool located at the rooftop is a must-go. All suites come with kitchenettes for simple cooking, and can accommodate up to four people each.

Rates start from RM580 per night.

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SABAH

22. If you love the sea, you'll love Lato Lato Resort

Lato Lato Resort is for those who love the waters. The water chalet is located off the Semporna coast, so you can swim, dive, and snorkel anytime you want.

All meals are provided free of charge. This chalet has 10 rooms and fit up to 16 guests.

Rates start from RM598 per night.

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SARAWAK

23. Chill at Mendung Escape, a hill top retreat

To get to Mendung Escape, you'll need to first hike 700m up a hill. This is great for those who like hiking and trekking.

The chalet is surrounded by fruit trees and there's even an unlimited supply of fresh mountain mineral water! Six guests can stay here comfortably.

Rates start from RM350 per night.

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IPOH

24. You'll love staying at the Happy 8 Retreat X Kampung House

Try out the Happy 8 Retreat X Kampung House if you guys are heading to Ipoh for a short roadtrip. It might look like a simple kampung house from the outside, but it's as posh as any Balinese villa.

It's a studio-style house, but it's spacious enough to fit four people.

Rates start from RM337 per night.

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25. Enjoy a hipster weekend at Sembilan Eleanor

Sembilan Eleanor is a vintage home built during the pre-war era.

It's located near Ipoh Old Town, Memory Lane, and many hipster cafés, perfect for a café-hopping weekend. Its four bedrooms can accommodate 10 people comfortably.

Rates start from RM253 per night.

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Note: Prices stated are accurate as per time of writing.

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