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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Roots is a great choice for a relaxing and rejuvenating experience, away from the hustle-bustle of city life...there are about 15 chalets in total, of which the tree-houses are the best! The jacuzzi in the balcony is the cherry-on-top of the sundae, that the resort is :) There are several hammocks in the garden and sun decks placed close to...

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1Thank LovebirdsKT
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 December 2014

this place is quite underrated. even though it is almost 5 years operated, less people know about this place. situated about 20km from Ipoh town (at Tanjung Rambutan), it is a nice place to have a short vacation especially with friends/family. it is consist of villa/chalet made from wood and bamboo. even the toilet has opening at roof!! no tv,...

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Thank dzuliza S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 December 2014

If you are looking to get away for the weekend from busy KL, Roots can be a good choice. There are several reasons. Roots is a self-contained compound consisting of a few cottages. It is ideal for those who can self-entertain as it is located a few kilometers away from town. As the title indicated, the steam is an interesting...

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Seremban, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 December 2014

A very quiet Resort specially designed for those wanting some peace away from the hectic city life . Laying on the sundeck and listening to the roar of the Kinta River would make a lot of difference compared to the sound of cars , horns etc . For city folks , it's the perfect place to de-stress .

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2Thank RichardTee
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 April 2014

We stayed in river villa, 2 rooms with 1 king bed & 1 double decker in each room. It has jacuzzi in the balcony. It a very nice and quite place for relaxing.. Away from busy city life..children spent time in the pool. We stayed there for 2 nights. 10 minutes drive to lost world of tambun. Very good security...

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3Thank Reen1508
Singapore
Reviewed 23 December 2013

I chose this place because I want to give my kids some different experiences from city life. In this sense, I would say the target was achieved. Basicly, the stay was within expectation. The room is clean, there is air-con in the room which makes the stay not too difficult. But there is no TV or wifi in the room...

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3Thank naihe
Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Very safe eco-resort as you need to ring the buzzer to drive in. Lady co-owner is friendly and check-in is complete within 5 min. We stayed in the three house with one King Size and 1 double decker bed and the kids are excited with it as it has a Jacuzzi on the balcony. We spend out time playing ping...

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3Thank Christine Y
Kuala Selangor, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 November 2013

its a great place to stay especially if you like the quiet place. There is a river beside, you may just sitting there doing nothing. When it comes to the fruit season, you may just enjoy plucking the fruits there. At the moment, its the flowering season. The attentive staff with sincere smile makes you feel so warm. The room...

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1Thank StephyChao
Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 15 October 2013

It's surrounded by nature with nothing much to do except watching the day goes by slowly, which was exactly what we're looking for. We spent most of our time taking a dip in the swimming pool when the sun is out or warming ourselves nicely in the jacuzzi when it's raining. The buffet breakfast served was average but we didn't...

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1Thank Yunie Y
Reviewed 9 October 2013

This eco-resort is actually quite nice and can be quite outstanding if the owners iron out few things. We stayed at the tree house deluxe and luckily we didn't get any of the 3 units of tree houses which are too close to the main road (maybe these 3 units are not 'deluxe'). Too many reviews before about the traffic...

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Additional Information about The Roots

Address: Batu 10 1/2 Mile Jalan Chemor | Tanjong Rambutan, 31250, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Perak
Price Range: $118 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Roots 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Treehouse for the experience but it's closest to the main road so if u feel it's noisy get the orchard rooms”
 of 5 bubbles CatherineT946, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The Treehouses are great, but do bear in mind it's proximity to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles the135, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Request for a chalet away from the main road as traffic can get loud.”
  • The full of the tree house we stayed in
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  • Walk way around the resort
  • Interesting towel art
 of 5 bubbles sunshinejeanne, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try the tree house...it is really a tree house build around an old durian tree.”
 of 5 bubbles SharonBugs, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Select a chalet away from the road, and closer to the stream...there are only 3 chalets with jacuzzis, so ask for one...the tree-top chalet is the best !”
 of 5 bubbles LovebirdsKT, 21 Feb 2015 | Read review
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