RainForest Camping Perhentian Island

RainForest Beach, Pantai Pasir Karang, Perhentian Kecil, Perhentian Island, Malaysia

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We are READY for new season!!! We will be operating from March 2019 onwards.

About Us:
We are newly established campsite operator at Perhentian Island of east coast peninsular Malaysia. Situated at RainForest Beach (also known locally as Sandy Coral Beach) on the Perhentian Kecil (Small) Island. We have secluded private beach on our area. At the moment its just us operating in the area with total privacy, very close to natures and totally island style living. Truely the last paradise of island in Malaysia

We offers forest camps and tents living with access to secluded private beach hence we offers best of both world by having Forest and Sea on a quiet part of the world famous Perhentian Island. From the campgound, its less then 5min to the secluded private beach and our restaurant & beachbar.

If you are natures lover and looking for experiences Island living in tent on quiet jungle with access to secluded private beach, then your expectation will be match. Lots of fishes and corals around the area, ground squirrel, monitor lizard, turtle, gecko, various type of insects and protected bird species so you have to be alert at all time. You may have to do lots of walking to other popular places like CoralBay, LongBeach and Fisherman village.

The Camps and Tents:
At the moment we offers 20 dome tents with the size of 4 adult person but to make it spacious and comfortable so we ONLY allow 2 person per tent. Each tent comes with mattress, pillows & bed-sheet. We do Not provide fan, blanket, towel and sleeping beg.

"Shared" Sky-Roof Showers and Western Style Toilets:
We offer two Western Style toilet and two Sky-Roof shower bathrooms. Only clean fresh water at the moment. Hot water very soon!

Electricity and Charging:
Our generator that will start operation from 7pm till 12 midnite. Plugs, USB charging station and power banks are available at the restaurant area. We do provide FREE wifi internet between 7pm-8pm but with very limited speed.

Phone coverage:
We do have mobile phone coverage but its highly recommended to use CELCOM or MAXIS as their signal reception is the best within the area.

Your own mobile and internet:
Alternatively if you decide to have your own SIMcard for your personal 3G connection and phone-line, its highly recommended to use CELCOM as their signal reception is the best within the area. You can buy and get their Starter pack at the mainland shops or 7-Eleven shop near Kuala Besut jetty.

Recommended Things To Do:
Day time - Swims, SunBath, Relax in hammock, Chill by the beach, Snorkelling, Trekking, Photography, Fishing trip.
Night time - Watch SunSet, wait for turtle to come lay eggs on the beach, swims with glowing plankton, watch night sky full of stars and wish for shooting one!
You can also walks to nearby beaches, fisherman village and main areas like CoralBay and LongBeach.

Usual Animal Sighting:
Lots of fishes and corals around the area, ground squirrel, monitor lizard, turtle, gecko, various type of insects and protected bird species.

Restaurant and Foods:
We offers breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunset BBQ with menu of "East meets West". If you stay 3 nights above you will get FREE local breakfast. Our BeachBar offer booze (Tiger Beer).

Reservation / Online Booking:
Advance booking is advisable and walk-in NOT recommended.


***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Check-in from 1pm till late and check-out until 11am.
2. CASH upon arrival.
3. Cancellation policy: At least a 2-day advance prior to the arrival date is required.
4. Smoking and alcohol drinking at campground are NOT allowed.
5. Please bring your own towel, blanket or sleeping bag.
6. Insect repellant is a must, sunblock too. NO outside foods.
7. Have extra cash will be helpful as we do not accept card and exchange rates at the island is expensive.
8. Do bring your own powerbank and torchlight

1. Check-in from 1pm till late and check-out until 11am.
2. CASH upon arrival.
3. Cancellation policy: At least a 2-day advance prior to the arrival date is required.
4. Smoking and alcohol drinking at campground are not allowed.
5. Please bring your own towel, blanket or sleeping bag.
6. Insect repellant is a must. NO outside foods.
7. Have extra cash will be helpful as we do not accept card, no ATM and exchange rates at the island is expensive.
8. Do bring your own powerbank and torch light.
9. Do not burn and make any fire at the camp group or in the tent.
10. Buy your fast speedboat ferry tickets ONLY from the ticket office located at the Kuala Besut Tourist Terminal near the pier area. Recommended companies are;
i) Save Park Holidays (office situate at the main entrance going to jetty terminal)
ii) Kuala Besut Travel (office situate next to public toilet near jetty terminal)
11. If you have any further queries about us, please email us.
12. Once you arrive at Kuala Besut pier or at the island and having problem or difficulties in reaching our place, please call us and speak with Mr.Lan
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Campsite Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cafeteria
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Express check-in / out
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Restaurant
  • Taxes included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Campsite Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

1. Check-in from 1pm till late and check-out until 11am.
2. CASH upon arrival.
3. Cancellation policy: At least a 2-day advance prior to the arrival date is required.
4. Smoking and alcohol drinking at campground are not allowed.
5. Please bring your own towel, blanket or sleeping bag.
6. Insect repellant is a must. NO outside foods.
7. Have extra cash will be helpful as we do not accept card, no ATM and exchange rates at the island is expensive.
8. Do bring your own powerbank and torch light.
9. Do not burn and make any fire at the camp group or in the tent.
10. Buy your fast speedboat ferry tickets ONLY from the ticket office located at the Kuala Besut Tourist Terminal near the pier area. Recommended companies are;
i) Save Park Holidays (office situate at the main entrance going to jetty terminal)
ii) Kuala Besut Travel (office situate next to public toilet near jetty terminal)
11. If you have any further queries about us, please email us.
12. Once you arrive at Kuala Besut pier or at the island and having problem or difficulties in reaching our place, please call to speak with Mr.Adee

Hi Guys, due to limited capacity at our campsite and our dedication in providing each customers with high quality stay, we are only able to accept online bookings based on availability and discretionary basis, which may Exclude bookings from Malaysia, India, Africa and Middle Eastern countries. To avoid disappointments and/or potential misunderstanding, if you are from one of those countries, kindly drop us email to check on your booking availability.

However, we are pleased to inform that we accept walk-in check in for Everyone subject to room Availability and minimum stay of 3 nights (note: NO walk-in allow for Friday to Sunday and Public Holidays).

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How to get here from Kuala Lumpur:
You can go from Kuala Lumpur by night bus as it stop at Kuala Besut Pier early morning the next day or fly to Kota Bahru airport and get a taxi to Kuala Besut Pier.

Option : Express Bus
For express Night bus from Terminal Bus Selatan (TBS station Kuala Lumpur), we recommend you to take bus options from company like Perdana express, eMutiara express or Sani Express.

Option : Flight
If you are taking flight, there's 3 option budget airlines you can choose from; AirAsia, Firefly or Malindo Air. Make sure book the flight ticket in advance, so you can get the cheaper flight ticket to Kota Bharu airport. Then from Kota Bahru airport and get an airport taxi to Kuala Besut Pier. About 30min taxi drive.



How to get here from Penang Island;
Option : Flight
If you are taking flight, there's 3 option budget airlines you can choose from; AirAsia, Firefly or Malindo Air. Make sure book the flight ticket in advance, so you can get the cheaper flight ticket to Kota Bharu airport. Then from Kota Bahru airport and get an airport taxi to Kuala Besut Pier. About 30min taxi drive.

Option : Mini-van or Express Bus
There's also express bus and mini-van from Penang directly to Kuala Besut jetty terminal.



From Kuala Besut jetty to our place at the island;

Below are directions on how to get to our place in the island from Kuala Besut Jetty;

Take fast speed boat ferry from Kuala Besut pier/jetty and ask the speed boat to stop at OUR ADDRESS:
RainForest Camping Perhentian Island, Sandy Coral Beach @ Pantai Pasir Karang, Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

note: Our little place is situated at RainForest Beach is just next to Mira Beach.

Once you arrive at RainForest Beach, our reception is at the cafe just by the left-side of beachfront.




How to buy your Ferry tickets at Kuala Besut pier / jetty;

When you arrive at Kuala Besut jetty/pier or at the Tourist Terminal, please buy your fast speedboat ferry tickets there! The offices open from 7am till 6pm. The first fast speed boat ferry start as early 8am and last till 5pm daily. They might also have extra boat working on odds hours sometimes.

You may collect your fast speed boat ferry there at their respective office and make your tickets payment to them directly. They usually sell 2-ways ticket price RM70/person. You need also to pay the Marine Park fees RM5/person at the jetty.

For safety reason, please buy your fast speedboat ferry tickets from the Ticket Office ONLY at Terminal Pelancongan Pekan Kuala Besut (Kuala Besut Tourist Terminal near the pier).

Among our TRUSTED fast speedboat ferry operator companies that located at the tourist terminal/pier are;

1) Save Park Holidays +601110843199 (office situate at the main entrance going to jetty terminal)

2) Kuala Besut Travel +60199344948 (office situate next to public toilet near jetty terminal)

Remember ONLY to buy your tickets from those Companies!!!

note: You can mention at the ticket counter and to the boat captain that you already have CONFIRMED booking with us and would like to stop at RainForest Beach which a beach next to Mira Beach.

Located Near

We are located at RainForest Beach (also known locally as Sandy Coral Beach) of the Perhentian Kecil ( the Small) Island. Our place is situated at RainForest Beach is just next to Mira Beach. Once you arrive at RainForest Beach, our reception is at the restaurant just by the left-side of beachfront. From Kuala Besut pier, it will take approx. 30min fast speedboat ferry ride. Slow walks from LongBeach about 25min and from CoralBay about 15min. You can also take Water Taxi to our place

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