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Tanjong Jara Resort

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Checked in late and unfortunately only stayed one night on our way to Tenggol island. The pool area was very relaxing, the gym well equipped and the restaurant with a separate Veggie menu was good. The fronting beach also looked very inviting but due to a very agitated sea we didn't try the water. Staff spoke excellent English and where...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! We thank you for your complimentary comments and we are glad to know that you and your wife had a relaxing stay with us. We do hope to see you again and this time you will be able to stay with us longer.

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had a fantastic relaxing twelve days at this resort. Our first floor Bumbung room was comfortable with a great view up the beach. The wooden Malaysian décor was calming. The room had yes 4g wifi. Emma, the guest manager was kind, attentive and helpful.She arranged for us to have an IPod dock so we could listen...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! We thank you for your comments, we are glad to know that you and your wife had a fantastic and relaxing time with us. I will convey your kind message to Emma, Chef Ann, Oliver, Marziah, Pei Chin, Bernard, Rod, Marlon and the rest of the team. We will be awaiting your return at Tanjong...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Overall excellent service and spa experience. Nice and wonderful malay setup for the resort and relaxing pools. Marvellous spa treatment and special thanks to the therapists Niza and Wanie. (something that you shouldn't missed in tanjong jara) Di Atas Sungei, offering a walking menu thanks mazian for the wonderful service and recommendation (for vegetarian and non vegetarian) Huge varieties of...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greeting from Tanjong Jara resort! We wish to thank you for your positive comments on our resort services and spa experience. I am glad to know that you enjoyed our concept of a walking menu with our Master chefs Mazian and Ann. We offer a very good varieties of choice for breakfast yes, thank you for noticing it! As for...

Reviewed 29 April 2015

We stayed at the Resort for 3 nights. We wanted to book a sea view room but were already full. We ended up in two garden view connecting rooms and it was fantastic. We could see from our bed not only the beautiful gardens but also the sea! We were on the ground floor. The rooms are spacious and with...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! We are glad to know that you had a pleasant stay with us, it is really exciting to hear from you that you consider us one of the best resort in Malaysia! The management team here prides itself by treating our employees the same way we expect us to be treated, and thank you for...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 28 April 2015

If you don't mind spending and to have a wonderful retreat and relax, here is the place. My home town is in Kuala Terengganu. Eventhough Kuala Terengganu is about 45 minutes drive from the resort, but we did not find it difficult to drive there.The resort is located not far from Dungun town and there are many places nearby if...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! Thank you for speaking so well about our resort! Yes Terengganu is only a 45 minutes drive and the road is nice and safe. I am glad to know you enjoyed your stay on your first and second visits, and saying that our rooms are spacious, we revised our menus lately and it is nice...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Emma your hotel staff served us extremely well, our compliments to her!! The room we stayed in was great, with an amazing view, me and wife said we would certainly be back and would definitely stay in this room again Unfortunately, the very same night, after your turn down service, we were given some snacks by our bed. We were...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! Thank you on your compliments to Emma. I do apology for the incident which you experienced during the night, I have heard that from other guests before and rest assure that the culprit was not a "rat" but a "squirrel". We do have a lot on the resort grounds, and thank you for bringing this...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I've just spent a lovely weekend at Tanjong Jara Resort. So relaxing and so quiet. By the pool you can hear the birds singing, waves crashing on the shore and ..... It was just wonderful. I dried not want to come back to home! The rooms were great. Beautifully carved wood muted coloured linens and fabulous bathroom products. Loved the...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! Thank you for taking the time to write to us, your comments will be shared with our entire team, we are very glad to know you were very pleased with the hotel and services overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations! Our rooms are perfect for...

Malaysia
Reviewed 25 April 2015

I travelled there for an extended week-end with my husband, 2 kids (9, 12) and mother in law. The place is set amidst a magnificent garden and the rooms are very confortable. The swimming pool is facing the azur sea and the seafood restaurant nearby offers a delightful array of fish dish, a bit pricey but very good. The staff...

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Manuel_Olazo_EAM_TJR, Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give your comment with regards to your recent stay at Tanjong Jara resort. It will allow us to continually work on our product for the benefit of our guests. It will surely inspire our staff to provide the best service to all our guests. We, at Tanjong Jara resort strive to provide a...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 20 April 2015

We liked everything. The pick-up service was perfect, the check-in warm and professional, all the staff from reception to beach most helpful, friendly, competent, the food very fine: the breakfast, the Di Atas Sungei, Nelayan and Teratai Terrace. The view from our Anjung room was stunning. The way how Captain Mokh and his team introduce their guests to Malay culture...

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philippe_cavory, General Manager at Tanjong Jara Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! Thank you for taking the time to write to us through the TripAdvisor. Your comments will be shared with our entire team, we are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel and services overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. We hope to...

Coventry
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

We booked a short family holiday to celebrate my parents 50th anniversary. There were eight of us in all and the experience was enjoyed very much by all of us. On arrival we were received with the clang of a gong and treated to juice and dodol (local sweet treat) while Jeanne told us about the resort and facilities. We...

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Greetings from Tanjong Jara resort! I am glad to know that my team has managed to create a memorable experience for you and your family We have a lot of activities in the resort and enough for guests to enjoy themselves for a week, we have revamped the food offerings in our 3 restaurants, Teratai a casual place suited for...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Tanjong Jara Resort

Address: Batu 8 | Off Jalan Dungun, Dungun 23000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Terengganu > Dungun District > Dungun
Price Range: $186 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tanjong Jara Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
Tanjong Jara Hotel Dungun
Tanjong Jara Dungun
Tanjong Jara Resort Dungun, Malaysia - Terengganu
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“Seaview. Ground floor rooms obvs easier access to the beach.”
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“Worth having a sea view.”
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“Anjung room”
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