Be lost in tranquillity and wellness…
Winner of PropertyGuru Property Asia Awards 2020 for Best Luxury and Landed Development (Malaysia), Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas nestled in lush tropical gardens on golden Malaysian shores, is pleased to be welcoming back guests to its pristine beachfront location.
Easily accessible via a 45-minute drive from Malaysia’s airport and a two-hour drive from Singapore, this property makes for the ideal nearby getaway for golf enthusiast, leisure travelers, and families ready for adventure and relaxation. With a spacious setting in Desaru, Anantara offers the ideal gateway for city dwellers looking to getaway to fresh air, gorgeous environs and customised wellness experiences.
An outdoor paradise, Anantara offers abundant greenery for guests to meditate or perform their workout routines, a pristine beach to take long sunrise or sunset walks, and in-room tranquillity to wind down. Anantara is committed to creating lifetime memories by creating grand experiences for all.
For golf-lovers, only a few minutes’ drive from the resort, The Els Club boasts two world-class golfing greens: the Ocean Course designed by namesake Ernie Els and the more challenging Valley Course designed by world champion Vijay Singh. Tee off at sunrise each day with ease, returning to sunset cocktails on the beach. Now through 31st December 2020, book the Best Flexible or Stay Longer rate to enjoy resort credit of RM150 per room per stay or RM250 per villa or residence per stay. The Stay & Play offer includes accommodations in a room or villa; daily breakfast for two at Turmeric Restaurant; and one-round of 18-hole golf course at either Ocean or Valley Course at The Els Club for two.
For the bon vivant traveller: Rediscover the joy of travel with family and friends in an exquisite Malaysian-style villa or a picturesque beachfront residence. Enjoy all the space and privacy you need as you luxuriate in our pampering amenities and lounge by your private pool. Entice your taste buds with delectable breakfast and enjoy complimentary daily lunch at Turmeric or in your residence or villa. Book the Villas & Residences Retreat offer to enjoy accommodations in a villa or residence, daily breakfast, complimentary daily lunch (in villa or residence), in-room minibar, one time per stay, early check-in at 12.00 noon and late check-out at 4.00 pm, subject to availability.
Family Adventures: Enjoy luxury accommodation with Anantara and access Desaru’s famous Adventure Waterpark. Book the Splashing Fun offer to receive one-day pass for Adventure Waterpark for two adults and one child aged up to 12 years old and daily breakfast for two.
The resort’s 108 accommodations comprise 90 tastefully decorated en-suite deluxe rooms in low-rise traditional Malay architecture that overlook the gardens, lagoon and ocean. They are adorned with indigenous materials and fabrics, such as woven textiles, renowned Malaysian wicker elements and silhouettes of traditional Malay crafts. Thirteen stand-alone double storey and luxurious one- and two-bedroom pool villas are located around a lagoon. Their design draws heavily from traditional kampung houses that are designed to suit the tropical Malaysian climate with floor-to-ceiling windows, slanted carved wooden panels, louvres and vents under the roof, and wide-open doors that allow natural airflow to cool the interior.
Dining at Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas is a gastronomic nod to fresh coastal dining with an array of options ranging from freshly caught seafood to flavours from across Asia and gourmet international dining, to Dining By Design, Anantara’s private dining experience in exotic locales. Plan a romantic bespoke dinner for two, complete with a private chef and butler, and a sumptuous 4- or 5-course menu. Enjoy a private BBQ on the beachfront, or arrange for an intimate dining setting with candles, flowers and torches in a serene setting within the resort gardens or by the pool. Dining by Design guests staying at the resort receive a special turndown service. Capacity: two to six people.
Al fresco beachside dining is served with aplomb at the breezy, Sea.Fire.Salt. which specialises in succulent grilled seafood and steaks served beachside. The Turmeric restaurant serves authentic local Malaysian fare and delicious Thai, Chinese and international cuisine. The elevated Observatory Bar is set to become everyone’s favourite hangout spot, enjoying 360-degree views of the lush resort and ocean and an extensive range of top vintages and spirit, and imported cigars.