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Gem Island Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“baby turtles”(18 reviews)
“pulau kapas”(19 reviews)
“water villa”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Stayed for 2 nights. The room was nice, the bed was very comfortable. The view of the sea for the room was really nice. They could improve the cleanliness of the floor since it was a bit sticky although the room service has clean the...More

Thank Husse_Serk
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

It's been a wonderful breakaway for our family, would definitely visit again! Very basic facilities but we love the quiet beach with crystal clear water and calm wave. They served very fresh tasty food too that come with a hotel price. Nice place for snorkeling...More

Thank Metta J
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Pilau Gemia or Gem Island is a small island resort opposite Pulau Kapas on the east coast. The rooms are fairly basic but adequate however you come here for the snorkelling and turtle watching. The side of the island facing Kapas has shallows between the...More

Thank ToyMotor
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Love everything about the resort. We stayed at the water villa and the view is stunning from our balcony. Each unit comes with a rattan swing on the balcony. A lovely read on it is a must! Ohh...and we could see fish from our balcony...More

Thank ezreenmalek
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had to take a speed boat from Kuala Terrengannu to get to Gem island (you can only get there via boat). Upon arrival we were greeted by a local islander, and he was kind enough to also help us with our luggages/bags. In this...More

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US$96 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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PHKhoo
11 August 2017|
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Response from ToyMotor | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can park at the car park next to the jetty.
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CathaCaliao
2 August 2017|
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Response from guiarosenavoa | Reviewed this property |
If I can remember well, there're diving packages there! But I'm just not sure how much they cost. I know they will take you around via boat to the best spots to dive into. Hope this was helpful enough!
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"Higher number rooms are a longer walk"
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"They aren't a conservation center for turtle they are not taking good care of them..."
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"Villa 40-45 are beachfront. Villa 5-14 onwards are linked water chalets. Villa 1-4 (I think) are individual..."
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"Do early morning walk near the rocky places when the sea water was low to enjoy beautiful scenery &..."
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