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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Be prepared. This isn't a luxury hotel and did take a bit of getting used to going from big beach 5 stars to Permai. However this resort does not profess to be something it's not so if your expecting luxury and loads to do, this is not the place for you. It takes about 45 minutes from Kuching but it's...

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Al Muharraq, Bahrain
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Two weeks before arrival I received an email to say our treehouse had been damaged during a storm so for the first two nights of our 7 night honeymoon we would get a cabin, two free dinners and free airport transfers. Well, when we saw the (dormitory style with single beds) we were not best pleased and insisted that we...

3Thank Margarithe
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We really enjoyed our stay here and the treehouse offered a unique opportunity for a rainforest stay. They were well equipped and clean. On the night it rained really heavily the roof leaked slightly but nothing of major concern. The thunderstorm just added to the experience. We did the circular trek with our 6yr old and really enjoyed it. The...

Thank Hagar_the_Horrible
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We spent one night in Treehouse 8 and absolutely loved it! It was amazing waking up to the sounds of the sea and the rainforest. We wish we had booked a longer stay! The room was quite basic but still good value for money, everything was clean and there was a hot shower and working ceiling fan and AC. The...

1Thank saigongirl89
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Quite possibly the most unique place we have stayed during our travels in SE Asia. We stayed in a treehouse with our 3 children (7, 3 and 6 months). It was amazing. We were up in the trees overlooking the ocean. It was incredibly peaceful. There was air conditioning and a bathroom up in the tree house. There was a...

1Thank Shella H
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Yeah, I knew full well that the treehouses lack the wi-fi, but it was a big deal once we got there. We didn't make a concrete plan before reaching there and it was a monsoon season so we're left with even fewer things to try. But since the room lacked wi-fi, we had difficulties in picking places to visit. The...

Thank hsjunn
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This resort is a great place to stay. The staff here were all very passionate about their jobs. It was great to see staff so caring about their environment. Every time we passed a staff member they smiled and said hello. We stayed in Treehouse no. 7. It was great. There's no tv but the sights and sounds of the...

1Thank Bruce C
Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

The Permai Rainforest Resort is really nice. However, maintainance needs to be done to keep it glowing. While the resort is still great, the near by beach is showing signs of damage due to nature. Toilet amenities at the beach could be improved as well, and it would be nice to see better changing rooms provided for guess.

Thank cyrildason
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Being a unique resort built in the nature's path is certainly the most attractive part in capturing many who like the peace and tranquility thereof. The much awaited trip to enjoy the ambience which are filled with excitement where the resort sits in the reserved forest and just overlooking the rocky sea. It's really an amazing retreat for every city...

2Thank TsiNoel
Kuching, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Recently my family and I visited the Permai Rainforest Resort for a day trip. What a wonderful experience. We did a 1.5 hour jungle trek followed by a boat trip to a nearby island called Satang. The staff at the resort were so knowledgable and helpful. Ranger Freddy and his team showed us so many things we would likely to...

3Thank Liam S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Permai Rainforest Resort is an eco-resort set in pristine Borneo rainforest located by the beach at the foot of mystical Mount Santubong, Sarawak. Carefully designed to minimize impact on the natural environment, it offers a unique rainforest experience and a variety of activities from dolphin watching to high ropes courses and guided kayaking tours. Just 40 minutes from the Kuching, its an ideal way to experience Borneo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Permai Rainforest Resort

Address: Teluk Penyu, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range: RM244 - RM458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Permai Rainforest Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Permai Rainforest Hotel Kuching
Permai Rainforest Resort Kuching, Sarawak
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Kuching
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kuching
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“Any Tree house”
 of 5 bubbles 646ianh, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Couples would love the treehouse, especially Treehouse 10! :)”
  • View of our treehouse from the balcony!
  • Our very cosy king sized bed!
  • View of the beach from our room!
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“resort ini ada tree house yang bisa menampung maks 3 orang sedangakan yang family room or cabin room menampung 6 orang dengan 1 ekstra bed”
  • hutan hujan tropis
 of 5 bubbles annisa17na, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The treehouse is a must for the rainforest experience.”
 of 5 bubbles Hagar_the_Horrible, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Treehouse no. 3 or 4 seems to offer the best view IMO. Others have trees blocking the view.”
 of 5 bubbles hsjunn, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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