- Type: Luxury Hotel
- Summary: Architecture inspired by 17th century Malay palaces
- Feature: Absorb the 'Sucimurni' philosophy of total wellbeing
- Rooms: 98 rooms & 1 suite
- Star rating: Member of 'Small Luxury Hotels of the World'
- Nearest airport: Kuala Lumpur Airport
Location and transfer
Approximately 55 minutes from Kuala Lumpur Airport by plane, followed by a 1 hour, fifteen-minute private car transfer to the resort.
There are plenty of activities available to tempt you, including Jara Hill walks with the resort's Naturalist, cooking classes with Chef Ann, Kampong Sucimurni lifestyle, batik painting, kite-making, Indera Deria exercise (Malay-style yoga), bird-watching, guided bicycle tours of the surrounding villages, snorkelling or diving at Tenggol Island, eco-adventures on a Marang River cruise, Chemerung Waterfall excursions with a picnic lunch, morning market visits with Chef Ann, the Menu Master, visits to Dungun night market, traditional handicraft tours and kayaking.
Tanjong Jara Resort has teamed up with Quiver, an award-winning, PADI-certified, five-star instructor development and dive centre, to offer their guests’ deep-sea diving experiences. Quiver are the only company in Malaysia to offer the PADI National Geographic Diver Course.
The award-winning Spa Village offers treatments and programmes influenced by Malay traditions. Therapist Pak Yahya is renowned for his healing hands and has been voted one of Tatler's top six worldwide therapists. He's also the local midwife!