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Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast
8.2 Excellent
Jalan Pantai 3, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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4.1 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 2,876 reviews
8.2

Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast is located in Bandar Penawar and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a playground, an outdoor pool and a kids club.

Amansari Hotel Desaru
8.0 Excellent
Jalan Kempas 1, Taman Desaru Utama, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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3.1 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 991 reviews
8.0

This comfortable hotel in Bandar Penawar provides complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as meeting rooms and an outdoor pool. It has a fitness centre, as well as luggage storage, room service and a 24-hour reception.

Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas
8.9 Excellent
No.1 Persiaran Damai, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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4.5 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 390 reviews
8.9

Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas boasts an infinity pool and deluxe 5-star accommodation in Bandar Penawar. It has a gym, as well as a Jacuzzi, body treatments and free Wi-Fi.

The Westin Desaru Coast Resort
8.8 Excellent
Jalan Pantai 3, Desaru Coast, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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4.2 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 2,041 reviews
8.8

Situated in Bandar Penawar, The Westin Desaru Coast Resort provides 4-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool and a sauna. Guests can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet throughout their stay.

Lotus Desaru Beach Resort & Spa
7.7 Good
Lot 1854, Jalan Desaru, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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2.1 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 5,729 reviews
7.7

Featuring a private beach and an outdoor swimming pool, this 4-star resort is located in Bandar Penawar. Guests can also enjoy free internet access in all areas.

Sebana Cove Resort
7.8 Good
Lot Ptd 2940 & 2941, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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18.0 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 687 reviews
7.8

This luxury resort in Teluk Ramunia offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as a sauna and an outdoor pool. It also features a sun deck, an express check-in and check-out feature and a playground.

Tiara Desaru Seaview Residence
6.5 Good
1588, Jalan Tanjung Lompat Desaru, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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3.8 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 1,485 reviews
6.5

This comfortable property in Bandar Penawar offers free Wi-Fi, as well as an outdoor pool and meeting rooms. It also provides room service, a games room and laundry facilities.

Sand & Sandals Desaru Beach Resort & Spa
6.9 Good
PO Box 29, Bandar Penawar, Kota Tinggi, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia
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2.2 km from city centre, Bandar Penawar, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 2,163 reviews
6.9

Sand & Sandals Desaru Beach Resort & Spa offers a private beach and an outdoor pool, as well as rooms with spa baths. Popular facilities, such as outdoor tennis courts, a swimming pool and a sauna, ensure an enjoyable stay in Bandar Penawar.

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Cheapest month:June
Most expensive month:May
Average price in Bandar Penawar:C$ 307/night
Cheapest price found:C$ 24/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Sunday
C$ 120 - C$ 792
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C$ 120 - C$ 1,495
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Where to stay in Bandar Penawar

About Bandar Penawar

Located near the southeastern tip of Peninsular Malaysia, Bandar Penawar is a coastal town and tourist resort overlooking the South China Sea. It forms part of the sunny Desaru Coast and is a popular getaway destination for residents of Johor Bahru. In addition to its long stretches of sand, Bandar Penawar is renowned for its Ernie Els-designed golf courses and family-friendly attractions.

Things to do in Bandar Penawar

Travelling with kids? Visit Adventure Waterpark Desaru Coast, where you’ll find thrilling water slides, a wave pool and a surf simulator. It has been designed to resemble a traditional Malaysian fishing village and watches over a palm-fringed beach. Among Adventure Waterpark Desaru Coast’s rides is the first water coaster in the region.

Sprawling to the south is the Els Club Desaru Coast, which centres around three oceanside golf courses designed by Ernie Els. You can challenge yourself on the 9-hole Coast, Ridge or Lakes courses, each with its own character and layout. The club also boasts a fully-grassed driving range and short-game practice areas where you can develop your chipping and putting skills.

A short drive north of Bandar Penawar is Tanjung Balau Beach, which offers a quieter alternative to bustling Desaru Beach. It’s renowned for its extensive overwater platform dotted with shady pagodas where you can enjoy an afternoon stroll. You can also visit the nearby Fishermen Museum, where traditional boats, angling equipment and natural history exhibits are on display.

Getting around Bandar Penawar

Bandar Penawar is around an hour’s drive from Johor Bahru and Johor Bahru Senai International Airport, which has flights to destinations across Asia. Regular buses connect to Bandar Penawar while renting a car will give you greater freedom to explore the Desaru Coast.

Facts about staying in Bandar Penawar

  • What are the best hotels in Bandar Penawar?

    Bandar Penawar is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Lotus Desaru Beach Resort & Spa, which has a current rating of 7.7. For other potential stays, consider Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas and The Westin Desaru Coast Resort, which can also be great places to stay in Bandar Penawar.

  • What is a good hotel near Desaru Beach?

    With a rating of 7.7/10 from 5,729 reviews, Lotus Desaru Beach Resort & Spa is a hotel close to Desaru Beach that is well recommended by HotelsCombined users.

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