YTL Hotels has revealed its latest luxury gem, an exclusive private villa nestled among the lush tropical landscape of Tanjong Jara Resort on Malaysia’s east coast.
Tucked away on the pristine east coast of peninsular Malaysia, Tanjong Jara Resort is designed around the Malay concept of Sucimurni which promotes purity of spirit, health and well-being. Positioned on the shores of a golden sand beach shaded by palms and girt by turquoise sea, the resort showcases an authentic yet elegant architectural style influenced by 17th-century Malay palaces and traditional luxury lodgings. Here, guests can experience traditional Malay service and hospitality, and discover a wide variety of natural and cultural experiences. A part of luxury accommodation company, YTL Hotels, Tanjong Jara Resort is also now home to the brand’s newest and most opulent villa, the House of Terengganu.
House of Terengganu at Tanjong Jara Resort
Freshly opened in August 2023, the House of Terengganu is a secluded one-bedroom villa hideaway with an idyllic private pool that allows guests to relax and rediscover themselves. True to the concept of the larger resort, the architecture and interior design of the villa takes cues from 17th-century styles, highlighting traditional Malaysian craftsmanship. The oasis of calm and tranquillity is surrounded by tropical landscaped gardens and features a grand living area perfect for establishing a home away from home. Rates for the House of Terengganu start at 4,500 RM (AUD $1,448) per night, sleeping up to two guests.
Every aspect of the new villa has been curated to reflect the cultural heritage of Malaysia, with local timber furnishings and opulent fabrics reminiscent of Malaysia’s historic regal homes. Guests can expect to find a spacious layout including bedroom, living room, bathroom, alfresco leisure space, pool and gardens. The award-winning Spa Village Tanjong Jara blends ancient Malay healing traditions with modern wellness practices for complete restoration. Health and fitness devotees will appreciate the resort’s contemporary gym where wellness programs range from yoga classes and Tai Chi sessions to personalised training routines. The South China Sea promises natural encounters, from water sports to swimming, while the nearby jungle is perfect for adventurous hikes.
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