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Perhentian Islands

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“small island” (15 reviews)
“long beach” (32 reviews)
“kota bharu” (8 reviews)
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Malaysia
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"small island"
in 15 reviews
"long beach"
in 32 reviews
"kota bharu"
in 8 reviews
"coral bay"
in 13 reviews
"romantic beach"
in 6 reviews
"shark point"
in 7 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 9 reviews
"water taxi"
in 8 reviews
"ombak resort"
in 2 reviews
"paradise on earth"
in 4 reviews
"sea life"
in 6 reviews
"beach side"
in 3 reviews
"peak season"
in 3 reviews
"feed the fish"
in 2 reviews
"boat transfer"
in 3 reviews
"water activities"
in 3 reviews
"stayed longer"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super clear water with extensive fauna and Flora .... Fishes accompanied by amazing coral reefs make it a heavenly place ....

Thank Syam_Azher
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had chosen Perhentian island as it's our 1st time to visit East coast... And it was fantastic. 4D3N went by too fast as we enjoyed every second of it. Went 2x to different snorkeling trip,it was beyond AMAZING . Encountered beautiful under water creatures......More

Thank Lia Z
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did two snorkelling trips (long trip with Senja Snorkelling and Rawa trip with Tania Snorkelling). We highly recommend the Rawa snorkelling trip with Tania Snorkelling. You can find it in the Coral Bay between the Shari la Resort and Ombak Resort....More

3  Thank anafarinha91
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Are you thinking about your next tropical vacation? Then you are most probably thinking about the Perhentian Islands! PARADISE ON EARTH!

Thank Jacopo B
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Beware of jellyfish. Take some time to look at the waters before jumping in. I got stung by a swarm of them on my first trip. Painful and itchy red rashes that subside after a couple of days. Took a week to fully disappear. My...More

4  Thank Xhexania L
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

As compared to other beach resort, Perhentian is small and relaxed one. I visited the small island and liked its long beach very much! Beautiful blue clear water. Great diving, snorkeling, and sun bathing place. Only things that I didn't like were food and rain....More

1  Thank paagallarki
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We decided to travel to Perhentians due to positive reviews and nice photos. We booked Samudra on Besar mainly because we do not prefer luxury accommodation. First disappointment was the beach, not really for swimming. I would not call it a beach but a port,...More

5  Thank Ksulka
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

For us it was most beautiful place in Malaysia. We've been there before season - end of Feb but it was still amazing. Awesome coral reef and many spots for snorkeling and diving. You can meet big turtles there. I recommand boat trips to snorkeling...More

5  Thank Adam F
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

It is wonderful places but everybody would not like it because they may visit these kind of places nearby area where they are living.

Thank prashant k
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

The water is crystal clear, very sunny and warm. I love this Island, wants to come back again and again but there is so many Islands at Perhentian. The long island is always full coz they do have bar and nighclub can't brings Pork to...More

4  Thank Juju Z
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DonaldC3
4 August 2018|
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Response from Adam F | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we've been there in second half of Feb. 2018. It was even slightly before the season starts so going there in Dec/Jan I think is not possible - it's monsoon period. Officially season starts in March, but for us second... More
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Farida S
22 February 2018|
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Response from Juju Z | Reviewed this property |
you can do trekking at the Long Island beach.
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