Experience real kampung life
Would you like to experience authentic
Malay Village Life? Come and stay at Pasir Belanda and enjoy the
relaxed, laid-back lifestyle of Kelantan.
Belanda is located on the bank of a river in a village (or kampung in
the Malay language) near the city of Kota Bharu, not far from the famous
Pantai Cahaya Bulan beach. It is a green and peaceful rural area,
perfect for exploring on foot, or by bicycle, horse or boat. Here the
heart of the Malay culture can be found.
roam around the kampung you will meet craftsmen and women painting
batik, weaving decorative cloth known as songket, carving wood and
making kites. You've every chance of seeing a fisherman throwing his net
to catch fish or a monkey picking coconuts for his owner.
In kampung Banggol you can take part
in a workshops Malay cooking or a workshop painting batik. We can even
arrange a homestay with a Malay family. Come and stay at Pasir Belanda
and enjoy the relaxed, laid-back lifestyle of Kelantan.
Traditionally built Malay houses
This is your chance to stay in a
traditionally built wooden Malay house. Witness for yourself the amazing
craftsmanship that goes into building these houses, and pick the chalet
of your choice.
chalet is air-conditioned; has tea & coffee-making facilities; a
well-equipped bathroom and a veranda.
Facilities and Activities
Terrace at riverbank
Batik Painting Workshop
Malay Cooking Workshop
Big garden with playground
Rental of bicycle, kayak or boat
Homestay with Malay family
to reach the resort :
Public transport :
By taxi it is just a 10
minute drive from the bus terminal (city centre) to Pasir Belanda and 15
minutes from the airport or train station (Wakaf Bharu).
By car :
In Kota Bharu follow the
signboards to the beach Pantai Cahaya Bulan. After the Mosque in Kampung
Banggol (on the PCB road) follow the signboards to Pasir Belanda.