13 Best Resorts & Hotels In Tioman For Your Next Weekend Getaway


13 Best Tioman Island Resorts & Hotels

Did you know that Tioman Island and its archipelago form a very large marine park that homes to amazing array of beautiful aquatic life?

Sounds amazing? I’m here to tell you that island offers even more than that for a perfect island getaway!

The best part is, almost all resorts and hotels on the island come with exceptional snorkelling trip, diving and jungle trekking to bring you closer to nature.

But due to the monsoon season which falls between November and March every year, some resorts are closed within the period.

So, do check for the availability while planning your trip.

Now, let’s move on discover the best resort and hotel on Tioman Island!


13 Best Tioman Resort & Hotel

1. Japamala Resort by Samadhi

Japamala Resort boasts 13 rooms hidden amidst the lush tropical rainforest. They blend with nature so perfectly.

Whether you enjoy staying in treetop chalets, sea cliff chalets or penghulu’s house with beach at doorstep, this resort offers you all of them!

Besides, all rooms meticulously designed just to offer you urban comfort at its finest!

japamala resort in tioman island

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Price Starting From:
RM1353 @ SGD$410 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Japamala Resort by Samadhi Highlight:

  • Scuba diving
  • Boat excursions
  • Jungle trekking to the next village
  • Housemade Asian snacks
  • Swimming pool
  • Samadhi Spa
  • Samadhi Boutique that sells house-brand products
  • Tamarind Tioman Restaurant (Thai, Malay & Indochinese cuisine)
  • Pre-arranged romantic dining under the stars

JapaMala Resort Tioman Room

Good To Know:

  • Hillside room requires stairclimbing. Not suitable for elderly.
  • Jungle sarang rooms are quieter and easier to access.
  • Bring enough cash as no ATM provided on the island.
  • Japamala provides speedboat to the resort.
  • There isn’t any place to eat within walking distance.
  • Feel free to borrow movies disc from the counter or borrow books from library.
  • Extra bed can only be put in Jungle Luxe Sarang category and above.

2. 1511 Coconut Grove

Located at the east of Juara Village, 1511 Coconut Grove serves tops the list of accommodations in the village.

The traditional architecture chalets are set against the unspoiled paradise and many guests are amazed by how quaint and clean the chalets were. Best of all, they are only a few steps away from the stunning beach!

Also read: Tioman Ferry Schedule

1511 Coconut Grove Tioman

Price Starting From:
RM307 @ SGD$93 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

1511 Coconut Grove Highlight:

  • D’ Kelapa Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Dive centre
  • Island tours
  • Free Wi-Fi

1511 Coconut Grove Tioman Room

Good To Know:

  • Go for rooms with perfect sea view. In some rooms, the sea view is blocked by trees.
  • Avoid coming over during monsoon season. You may not even get a ferry to Tioman Island.
  • There are restaurants located nearby.
  • Rooms that are near to the counter bar have stronger Wi-Fi.
  • For quieter rooms, take the rooms away from the bar.
  • Free breakfast is provided.
  • PayPal is accepted here.


3. Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Tioman Island

Featuring outstanding villas ranging from sea views, garden views to rainforest views, this boutique Tioman island resort offers private beach where rich marine life is just a few feet away!

With tranquillity and serenity of the island, you can even enjoy the nature ambience and discover the amazing underwater sights at ease.

During the stay, always remember to drop by the nearby village, Tekek for duty free shopping!

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Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Pool

Price Starting From:
RM730 @ SGD$221 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Tioman Island Highlight:

  • Infinity pool
  • Family villa
  • Dive centre
  • Penawaa Restaurant
  • Bar / Longue
  • Sarang Spa
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Games room

Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort Beds

Good To Know:

  • Rainforest villa offers a quieter environment. But the Wi-Fi signal is weaker here.
  • Rooms at the front have a better sea view.
  • If you don’t want to walk so much, go for rooms closer to the lobby.
  • Inform the resort of your arrival to ensure getting on the speedboat.
  • Alcohol is not allowed at the restaurant.
  • Free water is available here.
  • There is a jungle walk at the back of the resort where great wildlife can be seen. But the steps are quite steep and lots of mosquitoes around.


4. Minang Cove Resort & Spa

Nestled between lush rainforest, Minang Cove Resort & Spa boasts 2 elegant villas and 12 deluxe chalets where the rooms offer you balcony overlook the stunning sea views.

This is truly a perfect place for an island escapade with loved ones. The warm hospitality provided will surely make you feel at home.

They even have various exciting activities right on their doorstep!

Minang Cove Resort & Spa

Price Starting From:
RM953 @ SGD$289 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Minang Cove Resort & Spa Highlight:

  • Airport transportation
  • Restaurant (local & western cuisine)
  • Bar
  • Sun Deck
  • Spa
  • Tour Boat
  • Library
  • Jungle trekking (to waterfall &Mukut village)
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving
  • Campfire on the beach

Minang Cove Resort & Spa Tioman Room

Good To Know:

  • Take the beachfront villa located right at the shoreline if you enjoy falling asleep with the sound of the waves very much.
  • Superior rooms require guests to climb a lot of steps.
  • Lunch must be ordered before 2 pm. Sometimes it might collide with the return of the dive.
  • The resort offers buffet dinner with a different theme each day.
  • No Wi-Fi is provided here.
  • Wildlife like monkeys and squirrels are normal sight here.


5. The Barat Tioman Beach Resort

Where to stay in Tioman Island?

Well, this charm of The Barat Tioman Beach Resort lies in their air-conditioned comfort rooms along the unspoiled golden sandy beach amidst the beautiful Juara Village.

There are 56 spacious rooms in total and all are well-equipped with modern amenities.

The Barat Tioman Beach Resort

Price Starting From:
RM310 @ SGD$94 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

The Barat Tioman Beach Resort Highlight:

  • Beachfront Barat Restaurant (Asian & Western cuisines)
  • Skybar
  • Swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Recreational Centre
  • Padi Dive centre
  • Wedding receptions & engagement parties
  • Multipurpose room
  • Team building activities

The Barat Tioman Beach Resort Room

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Good To Know:

  • Inform the resort staff prior to avoid missing the ferry or boat to the resort.
  • Wi-Fi is quite weak due to remote location.
  • There is no room service, lifts, concierge and buffet breakfast provided.
  • Beach towels are available upon request.
  • You can locate your room using the resort map provided.
  • Hilltop Seaview Villa is located up on a hill. It is quieter and offers a breathtaking sea view.
  • In-house movies can be enjoyed in the room. You can request for it upon check-in.
  • Bottled water is provided.


6. Impian Inn

Established in 1985, Impian Inn offers 20 chalets including 1 family room, 10 standard rooms, 8 deluxe rooms and 1 attap room. With the calming atmosphere, this is an ideal place for a natural rustic getaway where you can have some quiet moments.

Impian Inn Tioman

Price Starting From:
RM191 @ SGD$58 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Impian Inn Highlight:

  • Diving centre
  • Meeting room/seminar room
  • Snorkelling gears
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jungle trekking
  • Canoeing
  • Badminton court
  • Fishing
  • Restaurant
  • Airport transfer

Impian Inn Tioman Room

Good To Know:

  • Food in the resort is slightly expensive but surely worth it.
  • Monkeys will sometimes disturb the rooms near to the beach.
  • Avoid staying in chalets located near the road. Sounds of a motorcycle passing by are very noisy.
  • Remember to bring insect repellents.
  • Snorkelling trip is a must here. The underwater coral garden is lively and beautiful.

7. Tioman Dive Resort

Tioman Dive Resort is a small yet cosy resort operated by B&J Diving Centre is located in northerm part of Tioman Island.

This Tioman hotel offers professional and quality scuba diving courses to all divers.

Also read: Tioman Island Diving

Only 11 rooms are available here. Be quick before fully booked!

Tioman Dive Resort

Price Starting From:
RM240 @ SGD$73 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Tioman Dive Resort Highlight:

  • Currency exchange
  • Bar
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Water sports

Tioman Dive Resort Beds

Good To Know:

  • A great resort for those who enjoy scuba diving very much.
  • Request for upper floor rooms for more breeze. They are quieter too.
  • No lift is provided. Stay on ground floor if you have heavy luggage.
  • Rooms near to the dive shop have a stronger Wi-Fi signal.
  • The resort does not serve food but there are many restaurants within walking distance.
  • The pool is built to teach scuba diving, not for swimmers.


8. Berjaya Tioman Resort

Indulge in a wonderful holiday with Berjaya Tioman Resort! Whether you are looking for adrenaline or relaxation, this 4-star Tioman island resort got all covered. Their attentive and caring service will surely leave you a pleasant stay.

Berjaya Tioman Resort

Price Starting From:
RM590 @ SGD$179 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Berjaya Tioman Resort Highlight:

  • Snorkelling
  • Marine Park visitations
  • Fishing trip
  • Sunset cruise
  • Island Hopping
  • Boat excursions
  • Shahzan Ballroom (400 pax)
  • 18-hole golf course
  • PADI Dive Centre
  • Tennis Court
  • Gymnasium
  • Ayura Spa
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach Bar
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant

Berjaya Tioman Resort Room

Good To Know:

  • This Tioman island resort provides free transfer service from jetty or airport.
  • Go to the lobby for free flow water.
  • If you don’t prefer eating buffet, there are lots of eateries around, which are within walking distance.
  • Bring along insect repellent.
  • Register yourself for snorkelling trip a night before to avoid fully booking.
  • Beachfront rooms are more expensive but the views are nicer.


9. Aguna Resort

Looking for a cheap and friendly place to stay in Tioman Island?

Aguna Resort should be your first choice! Set against the countryside of Genting Village, this budget hotel offers rustic yet beautiful chalets surrounded by natural beauty.

Also read: How To Get To Mersing From Singapore

Aguna Resort Tioman Island

Price Starting From:
RM178 @ SGD$54 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Aguna Resort Highlight:

  • Restaurant
  • BBQ Pits
  • Spa
  • Free Wi-Fi

Aguna Resort Tioman Island Room

Good To Know:

  • The resort is just a 10-minute walk from the jetty.
  • You can enjoy the freshest mango here as Aguna Resort is surrounded by mango tree.
  • Beautiful beach is within 5-minute walking distance. Wooden hammocks and tree trunks chairs around are best for watching the sunset.
  • The resort is near to Tioman Dive Buddy, a dive centre on the island.
  • You can rent kayak which is located along the beach.
  • Jungle trekking is not available here.


10. Sri Sentosa Chalet

With a 6-room bungalow and 12 simple yet comfortable chalets, Sri Sentosa Chalet is a family run homestay whereby the owner, Aishah is dedicated to serve you the best she can.

Besides serving authentic local cuisine, the chalet which is very near to beach and waterfall offers you a lot of fun and exciting activities!

Sri Sentosa Chalet Tioman Island

Price Starting From:
RM108 @ SGD$33 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Sri Sentosa Chalet Highlight:

  • Private beach
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Snorkelling
  • Water sport equipment rentals

Also read: 13 Best & Cheap Hotels In Johor Bahru

Good To Know:

  • Ask for rooms with seaside views.
  • Bring enough cash because no ATM machine on the island.
  • The chalet is located at Mukut Village. But the ferry will not bring you there. So remember to ask the owner to arrange private boat transportation for you.
  • Waterfall is only 20-minute walk.
  • Exploring village is very fun and exciting.


11. Beach Shack Chalet

Located at Juara Bay, Beach Shack Chalet is a great place for those who attracted to ocean, waves and surfing! With lively atmosphere and caring customer services, the owner guarantees you a memorable vacation while staying on budget. You may even make new friends here!

Beach Shack Chalet Tioman Island

Price Starting From:
RM172 @ SGD$52 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Beach Shack Chalet Highlight:

  • Surfing lessons
  • Fishing trips
  • Snorkelling
  • Jungle tracking
  • Rock climbing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba diving
  • Stand up Paddling
  • Restaurant
  • Bar / Lounge

Good To Know:

  • Free breakfast is provided.
  • Book early because there are only 11 rooms available.
  • Ask the staff to help with the transfer service to and from the harbor.
  • Hammock is provided in every room.
  • Books and board games are provided upon request.
  • All rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with a hot shower.
  • Wake up early to enjoy the wonderful sunrise.


12. Cheers Chalet

Cheers Chalet is a small operated chalet located at the jungle edge of Tekek Village. The rooms offered are ranged from single rooms, superior rooms to family room. Each room has elegant boutique design and well-equipped with amenities.

Cheers Chalet Tioman Accomodation

Price Starting From:
RM60 @ SGD$20 (include hotel tax & service fee)

Cheers Chalet Highlight:

  • Convenience store
  • Laundry service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bicycle / Motorbike rental
  • Garden
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Snorkelling
  • BBQ facilities

Cheers Chalet Tioman Beds

Good To Know:

  • Choose rooms at the end for less road noise.
  • Single rooms come with a shared bathroom with no hot shower. Quite uncomfortable for some people.
  • Some of the chalets overlook the rainforest, with no sea views.
  • Beach is within short walking distance.
  • Kayak can be rent right in from of the chalet.
  • No free breakfast is provided.
  • Insect spray and mosquito coils are provided.


13. X Rector Minsu

X Rector Minsu is one of the newest Tioman Island accommodations. The hosts, Liang and Michael are very nice and enthusiastic to serve every guest.

The snorkelling trip arranged by them are awesome whereby many guests said they would very likely to return in the future.

X Rector Minsu Tioman Island

Price Starting From:
RM1220 @ SGD$370 (exclude hotel tax & service fee)

Also read: 9 Best Things To Do In Mersing

X Rector Minsu Highlight:

  • X rector snorkelling package
  • Jungle trekking to Pay and Rockfall waterfall
  • Star gazing
  • Laundry service
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Bar
  • Diving
  • Fishing

X Rector Minsu Tioman Room

Good To Know:

  • Minimum 2 nights stay
  • Book early because the rooms are very popular.
  • The rooms are air-conditioned and facing sea.
  • Free breakfast is provided.
  • The hosts will help you with new food suggestions, ferry planning, ordering food, jungle trip and many more. They offer extremely great service.
  • The snorkelling trip takes almost whole day and you might see sea turtles and sharks!


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