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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Was there for 3d2n for a gathering. Security is tight as I was stopped at the entrance asking for my reason entering the resort. Was then welcomed by friendly resort staff at the lobby. All bedrooms facing the sea. The room is quite big and the bathroom has a bathtub. The resort is located quite a distance from the nearest...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi CeBadr, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. Thank you for taking time to leave us a positive review about our resort and this is certainly encouraging for our team. I apologies for the quality of the prawns served during your second dinner, I would like to share with you, I am definitely disappointed if...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the resort in the week post CNY for a weekend getaway with family and friends. Booked the place through Asia Travel. It's just about 1.5 hours after crossing the Malaysia border so very comfortable . The resort is compact but the views from the rooms were fabulous with the pool and the sea in striking distance. Rooms were...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Sandeep M, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. Thank you for taking time to leave us a positive review about our resort and this is certainly encouraging for our team. I apologies for the quality of the prawns served during your second dinner, I would like to share with you, I am definitely disappointed...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an excellent stayed in the deluxe room facing the sea. Spacious room and I really enjoyed the breeze.I have to hand it to the leadership of Desaru Tunamaya Resort, you have great team of staff. Special thanks to Ms Husniza (FOM),Ms Riena (DM) and Ms Elisha (DM) for making my short getaway very special and memorable. I will...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Sazaliza, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. Thank you for taking time to leave us a positive review about our resort and this is certainly encouraging for our team. We are happy to learn that you are satisfied with our services and also our rooms where we are looking forward to welcoming you back...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With the quality of the room, the rate r consider high. Only 2 restaurant available in the resort the food quality are average. The management shall upgrade the washroom facility n room furniture n cleanliness can be better. Staff r helpful n friendly.

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear ryantyloh1972, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. I would like to start off by saying thank you for your feedback as your opinion is important to us and I am glad to know that you are enjoying your stayed with us. I would like to share with you that our new Thai restaurant will...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: i) Spacious room ii) Nice view from the room iii) Friendly staff iv) Clean beach Cons i) The gym is small with limited machines ii) The kids playground should be "kids friendly carpeted" iii) The hotel nanagement can consider to add slide for kids in the swimming pool. The bar in the centre of the pool can be removed...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi mamazia, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. Thank you for taking time to leave us a positive review about our resort and this is certainly encouraging for our team. We are happy to learn that you are satisfied with our services especially our staff and the size of our rooms. I would like to...

Singapore
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Should bring family here. It provide land and water sports. Sight seeing at Fruit Farm nearby for lunch and land activities. Try their love letters and preserved honey at reasonable price. Friendly hotel staffs that will give full attention to our needs

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi handsomeoi, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. Thank you for taking time to leave us a positive review about our resort. We are happy to learn that you are satisfied with our services and also our rooms where we are looking forward to welcoming you back to Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru!...

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

From the outside, I'm sure it doesn't look good. I was there for a business trip with my colleagues. And initially I wanted to give it up and head to other resort. However, when I drove past the lobby I was impressed. It's a like a gem within desaru. Their service is excellent, they will smile and greet you everytime...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Jeriel O, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. Thank you for taking time to leave us a positive review about our resort and this is certainly encouraging for our team. We are happy to learn that you are satisfied with our services and also our rooms where we are looking forward to welcoming you...

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Peaceful place to spend with your loved ones. Even though when we reached there were no towels in the room, however they reacted fast by sending 4 towels after we requested. I love it when we can order the food & eat while observing my kids playing in the pool. However they didn't clean until the next afternoon. The breakfast...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear azita z, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. I would like to start off by saying thank you for your feedback as your opinion is important to us. I am deeply disappointed that the left over has not been clean immediately, but I would like to ensure to you; that is not the standard...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Daniel is a very helpful Staff at the Concierge. He helped to arrange for the public taxi when the hotel's limousines were all out. He even helped a little girl when her water toy bought from the Convenient Shop at the hotel was not working. Daniel went out of his way to get it changed and tested it before giving...

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Tunamaya_Marcoms, General Manager at Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lisa2001bg, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. I would like to start off by saying thank you for your feedback as your opinion is important to us. I am happy to know that Daniel had done it again. He is one of our helpful staff and we are really proud of him. I would...

Singapore
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Booked 3 family rooms for my big family in early December 2016. Upon reaching, no concierge to help unload our bags at the car porch. The security guard on duty said it was lunch time hence the only guy manning the concierge counter was not around. He did offer his help though. Check in was swift. The hotel building itself...

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Dear L0vespell, Sunshine Greetings from your Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru. I would like to start off by saying thank you for your feedback as your opinion is important to us and I am glad to know that you are enjoying your stayed with us. I certainly hope that you visit us again and see the improvements that...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Desaru Coast is the only resort with an unobstructed view to its Sea and Beaches from all of its 134 rooms & suites. An hour's drive away from Johor City Centre, this resort provides comfortable resort living perfect for city dwellers to unwind and relax. It is ideal for a beach getaway and has ample space and facilities for team retreats and team building activities. Indulge in exciting culinary experiences at Pawana Restaurant serving up the best of International & Local Cuisine. You can also enjoy a wide selection of beers, spirits, wines and cocktails masterfully crafted by us while belting out your favourite tunes with our Karaoke Machine at Ombak Bar. Alternatively, lounge your afternoons away at our Beach Bar or take a splash into our swimming pool. For the slightly more adventurous, sea sport activities such as jet skiing, para sailing are also available at the resort. Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort - Desaru is where you'd rather be. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort

Address: Lorong Saujana Bandar Penawar | Bandar Penawar, Kota Tinggi 81900, Malaysia (Formerly Desaru Damai Beach Resort)
Region: Malaysia > Johor > Kota Tinggi District > Kota Tinggi
Price Range: £42 - £71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 134
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Also Known As:
Desaru Damai Beach Hotel Kota Tinggi
Desaru Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Kota Tinggi, Malaysia - Johor
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“love the swimming pool view..awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles crunchie_munchie07, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“DO NOT face the shower at anyone when you first turn it on. The water is super hot and you will get scalded. Let the water run for about 30 seconds after turning it on and carefully test the temperature of water.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa2001bg, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“find another hotel to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles aliahwafa, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all their room faces the beach, that is a huge plus for the resort.”
 of 5 bubbles elmot377, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“best view, nice places to stay”
 of 5 bubbles imanzarif77, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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