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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

terrible resort.. old furniture no wifi natural farm can only see bird n rabbit.... pool looks dirty room chair cushion spoiled breakfast and tea served reali make me no appetite. tell receptionist, their room have mouse and they just say ok, will check later, they dint apologized at all.. Not worth for ur $$

2 Thank cuties3x
Johor Baru, Malaysia
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75 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

My church group of 23 had a lovely weekend stay at this 16 year old resort. We were placed in triple or quad sharing rooms. However, most of the time we were in the big and airy dining hall. We had a good welcome tea of spring rolls and curry puffs. Hot water/ Coffee/Tea was available at mealtimes. The compound... More 

Thank bertha52323
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

A short trip during chinese new year. Stayed 2 day 1 night. Without proper review and studies my sister booked us a getaway in this resort. The location of the resort is far from town. The resort is 5min drive away from waterfall. Can see a lot of mat rempit (bikers) on road. The service front desk was friendly. The... More 

1 Thank adrianx87
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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

It was unplanned trip to Kota Tinggi. As usual the most unplanned is the most amazing trip. After enjoying the amazing day at Kota Tinggi waterfalls at evening we moved to Kota Tinggi Rainforest resort. We walked back on highway without knowing the whereabouts of the resort. After 3km walk we reached the resort. It was a kinda silent pace... More 

1 Thank anchalsanu
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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107 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

Impromptu visit to this resort on the coronation day of the 5th Sultan of Johor. Very tranquil and serene place to chill with loved one, got a tour from its courteous staff Mr. Charles, Bravo to this place and hope to see it grow better.

3 Thank brajan
Singapore, Singapore
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38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

We (YTSS) stayed at the camp site during our BC week and I must say it's quite okay. Toilets have no working showerheads so we had to bathe with pails and buckets that were quite sandy. Dogs kept infiltrating our camps and they swam in the pond where we did our rafting. What I liked about the camp is the... More 

3 Thank Bolmein
Singapore, Singapore
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88 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Went over to the resort during Dec with the family. We had 2 rooms there. The location of the resort is far from town. It about 15 mins by car. The road are not lighted thus driving at night need to have some care. The resort is close to the Kota tinnggi waterfall, just 5 mins by car, so it... More 

2 Thank sunbeamrn
Singapore, Singapore
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2014

I stayed at the Kota Rainforest Resort for 3 days 2 nights on the first week of October 2014 together with a group of about 25 others. We had booked this place largely because it seemed an attractive getaway from Singapore. Given that no one seems to have written a detailed review of this place, i will take the liberty... More 

12 Thank shangjun

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Singapore, Singapore
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49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Previously I would stay at Kota Tinggi waterfall itself but this time a friend organized. I was pleasantly surprised. The rooms were very nice and very well maintained, something usually close to impossible in a tropical rainforest. There were no mouldy smell in the room. This place was our base to do a few treks from. The security is very... More 

5 Thank AndrewYew
Singapore, Singapore
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56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2014

It was indeed a Back-To-Nature experience as the brochure of the resort had claimed. For city dwellers like us, we were awestruck by the serenity and tranquillity of the hill ranges, the rainforest and simply the quiet feel of the surroundings. Highly recommended for folks who just want a quiet retreat or getaway from city living. The morning mist and... More 

3 Thank Onn11

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the tropical reserved rainforest, Kota Rainforest Resort is an ideal place for family gathering, corporate retreat, team building program, function events, camping trip, etc. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kota Rainforest Resort

Address: Lot 4483 Jalan Lombong, Batu 8., Kota Tinggi 81900, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Johor > Kota Tinggi District > Kota Tinggi
Price Range: £48 - £71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 52
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Kota Rainforest Hotel Kota Tinggi
Kota Rainforest Resort Kota Tinggi, Malaysia - Johor
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“Choose a room on the lower grounds near the dining hall.”
 of 5 bubbles bertha52323, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the corner side is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles adrianx87, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is only at the lobby. thus if you want a change of Wifi in the rooms, you may want to ask for the starting with 10x.”
 of 5 bubbles sunbeamrn, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“My friends and i occupied about 5 rooms thereabouts. I don't think there were any rooms that i would consider "good."”
  • The shower and the WC together: once you shower, everywhere gets wet
  • The toilet
  • The room - basic, spartan, and dusty with a perpetual feeling of dirtiness
  • Lizard droppings and dirt by the room door
 of 5 bubbles shangjun, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“oddly they all face away from the view. hey ho.”
 of 5 bubbles JPGCampbell, 30 Aug 2013 | Read review
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