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Rest. Pause. Rainforest Retreat

Rest. Pause. Rainforest Retreat
6 reviews
Rest. Pause. Rainforest Retreat
Take a minute. Enjoy the sunrise.
Walking down the road at sunrise.
Play at the stream within the property ground.
Relax and chill at the outdoor view deck overlooking the forest floor and stream.
Breakfast at the wooden veranda.
Master bedroom 1 with queen size bed and ensuite bathroom.
Master Bedroom 1 ensuite bathroom with hot shower, overlooking the rainforest.
The Sum Sum stream running through the property ground.
Kids favourite hangout area.
Lounge area with TV, DVD, satellite TV.
Indoor kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, stove, drinking water, pots and pans, and cutleries.
View from the fish pond.
Master bedroom 2 with 1 queen size bed and 1 single bed, and en suite bathroom.
Master Bedroom 2 dressing table and closets, with rainforest view.
Ensuite bathroom for Master Bedroom 2. Comes with hot shower.
Library area with books and board games.
Bedroom 3 with 1 queen size mattress, 1 super single mattress, closets and ensuite bathroom.
View from the Sum Sum stream.
Bedroom 4 with 2 super single sized beds, and adjoining bathroom.
Outdoor kitchen with stove and sink. Suitable for heavy cooking. Experience cooking outdoors!
Drinking water provided.
Outdoor barbeque pit with sink. An experience we highly recommend.
Barbeque anyone?
Panaroma photo of the stream at the property ground.
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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 15
Janda Baik, Bentong, Pahang
Your own private one acre retreat set in the rainforests of Janda Baik, Bukit Tinggi with fresh cool air, sound of the stream, chorus of jungle monkeys and the occasional call of the hornbill. It's where you press reset and be at peace. Just a 40 minute drive from the center of Kuala Lumpur.

Fully self-contained with 2 living areas, 4 bedrooms, ensuite bathrooms, a library and a well-equipped indoor and outdoor kitchen with full facilities, it offers a sanctuary for those craving to escape the mind numbing city sights and sounds. The living area, flanked by wide wooden verandah on the ground floor is perfect for gathering, creative exploration, yoga and meditation retreat. It is suitable for small groups of friends and families looking for a peaceful rejuvenating escape.

You can spend your hours sitting at the wooden veranda overlo...
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Listing #FKN6924555
About the Owner
Dorena M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
This is a holiday home used by our family, hence we may not always be there to welcome you in the house, but, we will try to drop by whenever we can during your stay. Our caretakers will welcome you in our house. They will be at your service to ensure you have a relaxed and enjoyable stay. All you need to do is ask! You can always reach us through our site. And if you have other enquiries to use the place for day-use or for specialty sessions like yoga, meditation, meetings or brainstorming sessions, please contact us.
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Rest. Pause. Rainforest Retreat provided our family a great bonding time within a natural setting with activities for everyone. The availability of a kitchen and the BBQ pit provided us the flexibility to cook our own meals in a relaxed ambience amidst chatters and laughter...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 17 May 2018

Dear Wong Jun, it was truly a pleasure having you and your family over. We thank you for the care and kindness extended to us especially your wife - to our caretakers family and making them part of your stay here. It's funny with only...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great time of catching up with family at Rest Pause. Nice quiet place for the family. Like home away from home. The distance is great for getaway between from KL city bustle and the Genting Highlands.More

Thank WanHoon
Management response:Responded 17 May 2018

Dear WanHoon, it was a pleasure having you and family over. We try our best to make sure you have a relaxed and quiet getaway - and enjoy nature. BTW, I do hope you also managed to find the fresh vegetables and fruits on your...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

A perfect getaway close to the city. A beautiful house, lovely caretakers, very helpful owner, and plenty to do in the area if you can drag yourself away from the wonderful veranda. Highly recommended.

1  Thank ninalbkl
Management response:Responded 17 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. The pleasure is all ours having you over. The veranda is our favourite family spot too..many hours spent there talking, eating and resting:-). Hope to see back soon again and wishing you all the best!

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Queens
    4 Twins
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 1 night
R 3 347
R 4 487
22 Aug 2018 -
23 Aug 2018
1 night
R 4 273
9 Sep 2018 -
10 Sep 2018
1 night
R 4 273
11 Sep 2018 -
12 Sep 2018
1 night
R 4 273
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 424 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Bukit Tinggi Village (Kampung Bukit Tinggi) and Janda Baik Village (Kampung Janda Baik) are two quaint, agricultural and tourism based villages in Pahang. It is located along the highway and is easily accessible by road. Bukit Tinggi Village is famous for its many restaurants and is 'must-stop' place to eat on the way to Genting Highlands from KL. Janda Baik on the other hand is famous for its hiking, rainforest nature paths, Lata Tampit Waterfalls and Sungai Benus.
Getting around
Private or hired motor vehicles are necessary as there are no public transport serving the area. Taxi services to and from the Retreat is available with prior arrangement.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Kuala Lumpur International Airport: 109.0 km
The retreat is located in the gated community of Tanarimba in Janda Baik, Pahang. The drive from central Kuala Lumpur to the retreat via the Karak Highway takes approximately 40 minutes (40km).

Famous restaurants near our place will be Restoran 126, Foon Lock, BBQ Chan and Purple Cane Janda Baik.
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