Overview of Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas

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4.0 / 5Very Good
2 reviews


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa


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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Premier Room

    Premier Room

    Room amenities

    • 48 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Premier Corner Room

    Premier Corner Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Sea View Room

    Deluxe Sea View Room

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • One Bedroom Lagoon Pool Villa

    One Bedroom Lagoon Pool Villa

    Room amenities

    • 110 sq m
    • Lagoon view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Two Bedroom Lagoon Pool Villa

    Two Bedroom Lagoon Pool Villa

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
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  • Three Bedroom Beach Residence

    Three Bedroom Beach Residence

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 8
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  • Four Bedroom Beach Residence

    Four Bedroom Beach Residence

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 10
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  • Deluxe Sea View Corner Room

    Deluxe Sea View Corner Room

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Bandar Penawar

Located in Bandar Penawar, Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas is near the beach. Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Desaru Beach and Tanjung Balau Beach. Desaru Fruit Farm and Desaru Ostrich Farm are also worth visiting.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark - 1 min walk
  • Desaru Beach - 4 min walk
  • Desaru Fruit Farm - 11 min drive
  • Tanjung Balau Beach - 11 min drive
  • Changi Beach Park - 85 min drive

Getting around

  • Johor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.) - 56 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • Kunyit – Serves breakfast and lunch daily.
  • Sea.Fire.Salt – Pool-view restaurant. Serves lunch, dinner and light fare daily.
  • Infinity Bar – Pool-view bar. Serves light fare daily.
  • The Lounge – Al fresco dining café offering Malaysian cuisine. Serves light fare daily.

About this property

Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas

4.5-star luxury hotel, walk to Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark
Along with 3 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 3 bars/lounges, a fitness centre and a poolside bar. All 108 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and kitchenettes. MP3 docking stations and 24-hour room service are standard, as are Smart TVs with cable channels.
Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas offers 108 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features MP3 docking stations and minibars. Beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. Accommodation at this 4.5-star hotel has kitchenettes with espresso makers. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, bidets and complimentary toiletries.
This Bandar Penawar hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 49-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.
2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a fitness centre.
Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the on-site spa, which has 6 treatment rooms.
The spa is open daily.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food and drink

Breakfast available for a fee daily
3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
3 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

2 outdoor pools
Fitness centre
Full-service spa

Family friendly

2 outdoor pools
Children's club (surcharge)


Banquet hall

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Wedding services

Languages spoken


Business services

5 meeting rooms


6 treatment rooms
Massage/treatment rooms
Spa open daily


Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Ceiling fan
Down comforter
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Pillow menu


Bathtub or shower
Deep-soaking bathtub
Free toiletries
Rainfall showerhead
Toilet paper


49-inch smart TV
TV channels
MP3 dock

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle
Espresso maker
Free bottled water
Free tea bags/instant coffee


Access via exterior corridors
Connecting rooms available
Laptop-friendly workspace



Minimum check-in age - 18

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 424 per day.

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 424 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Anantara Desaru Coast & Villas
  • Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas Hotel
  • Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas Bandar Penawar
  • Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas Hotel Bandar Penawar
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5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020


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    Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019