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Japamala Resort by Samadhi

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JapaMala is Tioman Island’s only boutique resort, and one-of-a-kind in Malaysia. This small and exclusive resort of 13 rooms is hidden amidst 11 acres of lush tropical rainforest. A one-village-one-resort property, JapaMala has its own private and quiet beach. While some charming Malay village-style villas and chalets dot the jungle and beachfront, others nestle in the most breath-taking spots.Best described as an ‘eco-luxe’ resort, JapaMala transcends the experience of living close to nature by redefining it with a touch of luxury. Designed by natural streams, steep cliffs, towering boulders and where no trees are felled, the entire resort borrows from nature its elements to offer an exceptional sense of paradise, freedom from the real world. While serious relaxation is an elusive commodity for many, one can truly succumb to the healing effects JapaMala imparts through its holistic blend of sumptuous gourmet treats, intimacy between man and nature, unique spa experiences and truly unprecedented hospitality. Many say JapaMala is not just a place, but a state of mind.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Charming
Lagoon View
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Location
Full view
Contact
Kampung Lanting, Tioman Island, Pulau Tioman 86800 Malaysia
Getting there
Sultan Ismail Intl Airport133 km
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+7
Value for money, beautiful room , delicious foods , clean beach , natural environment and good service.me and my wife have a wonderful holiday here.thank you Japamala.nothing more we can ask for, perfect 👍
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Stayed at Japamala over Christmas and really enjoyed it. The service was excellent and the food was better than anticipated. It is very remote and isolated but so is much of the island. The only negative id say was the resort had a slight rundown feeling but I think for its
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+4
Back for the fifth time, and the property and the team still managed to surprise me. It rained quite a bit this time so I did enjoy the room, balcony, the new restaurant and yes - Japamala family more this time. It is just amazing how personal everything was and yet the privacy
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I had the most relaxing stay in Japamala over the past weekend. The wonderful team at Japamala gave us the most amazing service. The room was extremely comfortable. I highly recommend Japamala for those who are looking for the luxury of being one with nature. From the cutest
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+7
I stayed for 2 nights at Japamala Resort and what a good surprise it was. Although it was raining season, the island still looked amazing and the fact that there was limited wifi and phone signal was just perfect for us to forget about work and the stress of the city. Many
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Tree Top Chalet
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Hi, i am unable to book pls help thanks
Is staying at the end of February a reasonable time weather wise?
Hi 12 dec to 15 dec still avail slot?
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You take a bus from KL to the ferry which is around 4hrs then a ferry ride to the resort. The resort has many different room selections and they are private.
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"Try different rooms if you are staying more than 3 nights. Speak to Resident Manager."
"Get the tree top rooms for an amazing view of the ocean"
"Choose jungle lux if not fit"
"Take a sea cliff villa."
"Getting a view of this sea makes the room, get a seaview sarang"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 136 - USD 322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
japamala hotel pulau tiomanjapamala resortjapamala pulau tioman
LOCATION
MalaysiaPahangRompin DistrictPulau Tioman
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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