Redang Island is one of the beautiful islands in the East Coast of Malaysia facing the South China Sea. It is a small island which offers snorkelling and diving experiences to tourists. This island has white sandy beaches and crystal clear water, colorful coral reefs and an abundant marine life. You can get to Redang Island via plane or boat from the mainland. It is truly a relaxing getaway for most people, making it one of the hottest tourist destinations in South East Asia. There are many hotels and resorts in Redang Island for you to choose from depending on your accommodation budget.
Berjaya Redang Resort
Sri Pacifica Hotel, Resort and Spa
Sri Pacifica Hotel and Resort is a luxury hotel resort located on Pasir Panjang (Long Beach) on Redang Island. They own 74 luxury villas built magnificently to house tourists. Accommodation includes air conditioning, a spa bath, walk in closets and a LCD TV and DVD player. Staying here allows you to enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the tropical lifestyle of the island with luxury. This hotel provides a sanctuary where guests can soothe their minds and bodies. Prices start from $200 per night per person for the Garden Villa to $300 for the Seafront Villa.
Laguna Redang Island Resort
The Laguna Resort offers 222 units ranging form standard rooms to the higher end range of Premier Sea rooms and Laguna Suites. They also feature a dive center, pool tables, an outdoor swimming pool with a Jacuzzi and a kids pool. Built in a traditional setting, this resort captures the architecture of the traditional Malay design. Local and international cuisines are served at the 2 hotel restaurants in a buffet style. For those who like to party at night, there is an open bar located in this accommodation. Prices start from $180 per night for one person.
Coral Redang Resort
Redang Beach Resort
Redang Bay Resort
Wisana Redang Beach Chalet
This chalet is located exclusively on a small cove sheltered by the surrounding rocky hills that stretches across the Redang Island. Their chalets lies on a soft white sandy beach packed in between the foot of the hill and the crystal clear sea. This gives a unique experience for nature lovers out there. This accommodation would cost you about $120 including a return ferry transfer from the island, breakfast, lunch, tea and a BBQ dinner.
Try to spend at least 4 days in Redang Island so that you can truly appreciate its beauty. There are lots to do on this island, so there is no need to worry about feeling bored. You can go snorkelling with the fishes, diving, ride a jet ski, ride on a banana boat, paraglide, sunbathe, play beach volleyball and much more on Redang Island. This place is usually very packed at the end of the year due to the holiday season so it would be advisable to book your accommodation here early.