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I've been visiting Mutiara Burau Bay resort Langkawi annually for the previous years and was quite disappointed it had closed down entirely for renovation and upgrades, it had been a few years then I decided to give Mutiara Taman Negara a try since both having the same identity within and close to nature and wildlife. I booked online directly with...

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Astoria, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's very nice place. You sleep in your own hut and monkies are jumping on your roof. Each hut has private full bathroom, balcony and AC. It was clean and nice. The hotel can help you to organize excursions and there is pleanty of activities in the park. Remember it's jungld so you will not get 5 star hotel with...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amizing place with a super friendly and professional staff. We spent here two nights, but could have stay more:) Great environment, in the heart of the rainforest. (But everything what travelers need can be purchased in the small shop built in the area) all we could say was a big "WOW" when we arrived.

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear Szilvia David, Thank you for your great review. It’s our pleasure to having you with us. And I am glad that you were having a great stay at Mutiara Taman Negara. I have shared your kind words with all our colleagues. We are looking forward to welcoming you again and will recommend other thrilling activities presented at the park....

Amersham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location couldn't be better. We had a family cabin and was clean, and spacious. Nothing luxurious but good. They helped us with our luggage and had a welcoming drink. I found the service a bit disappointing. All what what you need as a guest is people to smile at you. The maps they give you are in black and white...

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear McLgs, Thank you for your review pertaining to your recent stay with us. We are glad that you like the location of our resort and appreciate your recommendations. Please be assured that we do appreciate your constructive comments pertaining to friendly service and not helpful staffs. However you can see this is not our service standard and we try...

Mainz, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is certainly a place recommended to visit as it give a true insight into rain forest living and surrounds. It is great for a couple of days to experience the sights&sounds of the rain forest, good tracks and trekking however you need to be well equipped, very humid throughout day/night and rainfall comes fast and furious. The hotel is...

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear Inukshuk, Our warmest appreciation for your review and your stay experiences with us. Please be assured that we do appreciate your constructive comments on a little eye for detail and also concerning to the western food range. The Chef was informed who will be looking at the matter and I trust that you will be pleasantly surprised with made...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This property is apparently as good as it gets in Taman Negara, so without competition, little wonder that there's no drive for excellence. As the only hotel property actually in reserve, it could not be better located for trekking and exploring the forest. The property and units are basic, but spacious and otherwise fine (although the location of the conference...

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear Parry Sounder, Thank you for your review pertaining to your recent stay at Mutiara Taman Negara. Please be assured that we do appreciate your constructive comments which will lead to further assist us to improve upon our facilities and services. Pertaining to the air-condition imperfections, we are continuously changing all the defect air condition to inverter type gradually. I...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mutiara Taman Negara is the only resort in Taman Negara and to reach there you need to cross the river in a boat. The resort is in the National Park itself. The area is huge and they have good spacious rooms. There are pathways build which lead to various places in Taman Negara National Park. So it's the perfect place...

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear Nizarg v, Thank you for sharing your experience and precise review pertaining to your recent stay with us. I am glad that you were enjoying the locations, the facilities and the food at the restaurant. I have shared your appreciation with all our colleagues. Your recommendation is much appreciated. I look forward to your return in near future. Kind...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely place ! upon arriving we where greeted by the staff , a welcome drink was waiting for us which was very much appreciated as the journey there was long. We where given rooms near the restaurant which made it very easy for our older ladies that were travelling with us to get around , the rooms where lovely...

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear Elena, We are really glad and delighted that you were enjoyed your recent stay with us. Thank you for your precise review and your compliments are much appreciated. I have shared your thankfulness with all our associates. Once again, thank you and looking forward to welcome you again in near future. Kind Regards, Satiyasilan Maniam Operations Manager

PJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place. Taman Negara is almost untouched. The guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. The boat trip to Sungai Tahan is a MUST! It was so mesmerizingly beautiful. The resort were decent and it is within the forest, so u are at one with nature. Love every moment there.

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear JM, A great thank you for your recommendation and review pertaining to your recent stay with us. I have shared your compliments to the Guide concern. I look forward to welcoming you and your family again in the near future to Mutiara Taman Negara. Kind Regards, Satiyasilan Maniam Operations Manager

Cameron
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don, t expect a 5-star resort, you are in the jungle! We spent 3 nights in mutiara and had a lovely stay. We stayed in a wooden hut, with airconditioning and fan which worked excellent. The bathroom was big and clean. The room was also clean but only at the normal places, so don t look under the bed. We...

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Satiyasilan M, Manager at Mutiara Taman Negara, responded to this review

Dear Marian V, Our warmest appreciation for your review on your recent stay with Mutiara Taman Negara. Please be assured that we do appreciate your helpful comments pertaining to some of the areas for improvement in our room. The Housekeeper was informed who will be looking at the matter. I trust that you will be pleasantly surprised on your next...

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Mutiara Taman Negara Resort, PahangDiscover the wonders of an ancient forest at Mutiara Taman Negara. Pitch tent or check-into this forest reserve and bask in the natural surroundings of the Taman Negara park. Mutiara Taman Negara, an eco-tourism Resort that offers a variety of accommodation types promises guests this unique experience with basic amenities and sufficient modern comforts. A virgin jungle expanse covering 4,343 square kilometres, Taman Negara was established in 1939 and is the largest park in peninsular Malaysia reputed to be The Best Kept Tropical Rainforest, thanks to its protected status. With minimal damage to this special ecosystem, Mutiara Taman Negara is dimly lit to avoid scaring off wildlife and conserves energy. Everything used is biodegradable and all the wooden chalet interiors are made of natural produce. Guests at Mutiara Taman Negara will wake to the drone of cicadas, the chirping of bird species new to them and a myriad of other unfamiliar sounds that form a consistent cacophony unique to rainforests. You will begin their adventure at your door step or veranda which makes a perfect perch especially for nocturnal sightings. Sighting wildlife outside the chalet is a norm and the fruit season attracts the most number of wildlife, from the mischievous long tailed macaques, the beautiful chestnut-breasted malkoha and the thorny porcupine to the gentle slow loris. The ancient life forms that blanket Taman Negara are impressive and during each visit, Mutiara Taman Negara gives its visitors the opportunity to glimpse at the flora and fauna species estimated at 10,000 plants, 150,000 insects, 25,000 invertebrates, 675 birds, 270 reptiles, 250 freshwater fish and 200 mammals. Some of the flora and fauna found in Taman Negara are rare or indigenous to this country. If you are not travelling with a group, you can plan your trip to Mutiara Taman Negara well before you arrive or enlist the help of guides at the Park Centre. Things to do at Mutiara Taman Negara include river cruises, guided walks, bird watching, fishing, swimming by waterfalls and night safaris. The world’s longest suspended canopy walk is the most popular activity in this rainforest and you have to be prepared to queue for a while. Secured 40 metres above the forest floor, visitors have a good vantage point from here and if lucky, you can sight some curious animals. The only people who are allowed to hunt and forage are its original inhabitants, the Orang Asli people who still live a nomadic lifestyle. They farm, fish and hunt in the park and nowadays play host to curious visitors armed with flashy cameras. The women may shy away but the men folk can put on a show with some advance notice. Travelling to Mutiara Taman Negara, guests can either do the four hour scenic drive down or board a coach from a designated location in Kuala Lumpur for a 3 hour drive down followed by a 3 hour boat trip down river ... more   less 

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Address: Kuala Tahan, Kuala Tahan 27000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Pahang > Jerantut District > Kuala Tahan
Price Range: $81 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mutiara Taman Negara 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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Mutiara Taman Negara Hotel Kuala Tahan
Mutiara Taman Negara Jerantut
Mutiara Taman Negara Hotel Jerantut
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“stay away from the central areas of the hotel, can be quite noisy, especially when there is a group the wants to do karaoke.”
inukshuk144, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Chalets are all the same. Just the location differs . The smaller the number, the closer to reception and restaurant.”
TravellingAPAC, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms near reception”
Genuine_47, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Chalet Number 40. Quiet and not too far to walk either way (to restaurant/jetty or jungle boardwalk.”
wildfirejc, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all of the room are in perfectly place,the dorm too,view on the jungle,or view on the beautiful garden,it s after you,what you prefer..”
nanimontreuil, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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