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Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

If you love classic and rustic kind of place with nice cool weather, this is just the place, svc and others is fair. Be on the outside in the mornings, its simply charming. They got fireplace with real wood burning, and the pictures walk you down the memory lane of this once an English School, cameron history and the families...

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Planters Hotel in early Feb 2017. We were rather surprised at the cleanliness of the hotel given its 2 star rating. Yes, the room we had was basic and rather dated but you could not fault the job the cleaner does. The staff were friendly and polite. The wifi was pretty good however it appears as...

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Shyamala S, Guest Relations Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments. We will look into the matter of upgrading the Wifi facility. Hope to see again in near future. Thank you once again

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We love the strategic place. Nice, clean room. The price could be a little on the higher side, but it can guarantee a good stay and good night's rest. A variety of restaurants and shops around the hotel. Good choice for relaxing.

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Shyamala S, Guest Relations Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comment. It was our pleasure to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. Hope to welcome your stay with us once again.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We were disappointed, because for the price we paid we thought it would be much nicer. We were charged more than what was listed on the website. Pros Spacious rooms Central location Cons Rooms and furniture dated Bathrooms fittings were falling off Gaps in window alloed insects in No ceiling fan, option fan hire 50 Ringit per night- room very...

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Good: I like that the hotel is located in a central location in Cameron Highland. It is exactly next to the main road, so if you are thinking of having a quite, peaceful evening, this is not for you. I believe this hotel is for those who look for convenience. It is very near to many eateries. The restaurants located...

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Shyamala S, Guest Relations Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback and we are looking into upgrading of the TV channels and as well as the linens. Looking forward to welcoming you stay with us again.

Penang
Reviewed 11 April 2016

it is located at Tanah Rata, to garden, to many good restaurants & cafe like Lord's cafe just a walking distance. Not difficult to find parking lot. The receptionist very attentive, we found out there was cleaning items at our room but no body is there when we check in the hotel. He quickly helped us to resolve the issue....

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Shyamala S, Guest Relations Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We will look into the issue of the cleanliness of the rooms and linens provided for guests. We are grateful for your feedback in order for us to improve our services and provide better service in future.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

An okay hotel if you consider the following: PROS 1. Location, is in a great spot and handy to everything. 2. The receptionist was very friendly and immediately upgraded us when the room we where given had a maintenance issue when we arrived. 3. They were open to negotiating a cheaper rate, we got RM25 under the set rate for...

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Shyamala S, Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Debra, Having the convenience of being right in town and having to put up with the traffic is something beyond our control. I do agree that getting a good night's sleep is very important especially with all the travelling. I am not aware of what transpired but perhaps we could have move you if there were other rooms available...

Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Ha is all I can say about this hotel! After arriving and checking into anyway after a long day driving we were pleasantly pleased with the friendliness of the receptionist. That was as far as the good went. The room while large, was outdated, covered in mould and was unclean. All night I had to sleep with a mask to...

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Shyamala S, Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Lewis, Apologies for the "very" late reply and the situation you faced. We have rectified the issue and are in the process of improving even more. There is much that needs to be done and I appreciate your feed backs. Thank You

Selangor, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Second time at this hotel. Room facing the road. Little noisy but fine after 1100 pm the road clear. Best view during the sunset. Location near to stall, restaurant, goodies market and bus station. Try talk a walk at night.

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Shyamala S, Manager at Planters Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sham, Sorry for the very late reply. Thank you for your comments and we hope to see you again.

Seattle
Reviewed 10 December 2015

This property is well situated in the center of town with all the sounds, smells and atmosphere which that entails. We opted for the premium room which is ample in size. After an interrupted first night sleep due to a sour smell eminating from the bed , upon investigation on the second night of our stay by removing the pillow...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the heart of Tanah Rata town.Soft lighting, chic furnishing and classical decor proves an ambiance for relaxation. The hotel is also ideal choice for business travelers or leisure guests.Spacious and comfortable rooms with modern facilities to make your highlands holiday memorable. The hotel has 39 rooms with s combination of 5 categories namely the Premier,Deluxe, Twin, Triple and Family, each catering to the individual needs of the guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Planters Hotel

Address: 44-A Jalan Besar, Tanah Rata 39000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Pahang > Cameron Highlands > Tanah Rata
Price Range: RM157 - RM257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Planters Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Don't go for the room facing streets”
JiaS_12, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 204 was great - the TV worked and so did the shower (you have to let it run a bit for it to get hot but it does get REALLY hot!). There was lots of room to unpack and the windows face a side street and not the main street so might be a bit quieter than other rooms.”
789DeborahS, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Avoid rooms near to the main road!”
BazTan27, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Please dont request room near main road. Noisy. bring extension plug”
gumot, 8 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Ask for room away from main road for quiet sleep ins.”
216TracyT, 9 Mar 2013 | Read review
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