9 'Atas' Glamping Sites In Malaysia For Less Than RM250 Per Person

Unwind and relax with nature at your doorstep.

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If you've always wanted to camp without forsaking the comforts of having electricity or a toilet, then perhaps glamorous camping or 'glamping' is for you

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We understand not everyone jumps at the idea of pitching a tent or dealing with mosquito bites.

So, we've compiled a list of nine glamping sites that you and your family or friends can stay at:

1. The Sticks

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Image via The Sticks
Image via 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

2. Canopy Villa

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Image via Kanopi Villa
Image via Kanopi 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.

*Bell tents are cone-shaped and similar-looking to those found at the circus!

Kampung Janda Baik, 28750 Bentong, Pahang

Room rates start from: RM185

Website: Canopy Villa

3. 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.

 Lot 1053, Mukim Ulu Dong, Raub, Pahang

Room rates start from: RM240 per person.

Website: Tanah Aina Fahad

4. Sekeping Serendah

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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: N3.368050, E101.631150 (Google Map coordinates)

Room rates start from: RM300

Website: Sekeping Serendah

5. Sailor's Rest Resort

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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

6. Caravan Serai Exclusive Private Villas

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Image via Caravan Serai

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.

Reviewers recommend to not skip the nature walks in the morning!

 Lot 3159 & Lot 3160, 12 3/4 Mile Jalan Tras, 28700 Bentong, Pahang

Room rates start from: RM197

Website: Caravan Serai Exclusive Villas

7. Time Capsule Retreat

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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 highly recommend taking the Rainbow waterfall tour while you're here. It's definitely worth it, especially for nature-lovers!

EB4 Belakang Sek Men, 26200 Sungai Lembing, Pahang.

Room rates start from: RM139

Website: Time Capsule Retreat

8. Parallel Aurora Cabins

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Owned by the same family who run the Time Capsule Retreat, the Parallel Aurora cabins are perfect for those who appreciate their privacy. The cabins come with full glass windows that allow you to enjoy a spectacular forest view. Surprise your partner with a weekend getaway at one of these cabins!

Address: EB4 Belakang Sek Men, 26200 Sungai Lembing, Pahang.

Room rates start from: RM298

Website: Time Capsule Retreat

9. Chengal Hill Retreat

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Image via Chengal Hill

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.

Lot 8537 Kuala Lurah, Kampung Janda Baik, 28750 Pahang, Pahang, Malaysia

Room rates start from: RM350

Website: Chengal Hill Retreat

What are you waiting for? Hurry and make a booking!

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