Tioman Island, Pahang, Malaysia.
Check-in time - 14:00pm
Check-out time - 10:00nn
Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort is an
idyllic location for leisurely days under the sun in an absolute
secluded beach & resort, regardless if you spend it within the resort or
by exploring the island. There are several villages scattered around the
coastline, the larger ones being Salang, Tekek, Genting, Paya and Juara.
Or simply take a journey through island hopping for a diving adventure
or just enjoying the scenic moments and not forgetting to visit the
island’s village township for your duty free shopping at Tekek. The
island’s granite formations make for excellent rock-climbing and hiking
expeditions. The more adventurous souls can attempt to scale the
legendary Mount Nenek Semukut. Try a cross-island hike that can easily
be done in a day. No matter what you’re looking for during a tropical
island holiday, Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort has the offerings for the
couples, family, honeymooners, free and easy travellers and if you just
want to party out with your buddies.
"contemporary elegance meets luxurious comfort". Lush yourself in
fine local timber and rich fabrics with an Asian contemporary furnishing
to give yourself a feel of the far eastern comfort. With a cluster of 54
Villa's, select your preference of a Beach front Villa with dual
balconies for a view of the garden and rainforest as well or if you
would want to enjoy the sounds of the natural surroundings of the
greeneries at the Rainforest Villas. All Villa's are equipped with full
amenities and designed for comfort without compromising the essence of
the natural surroundings.
Types of Villas
Garden Family Villa
Magnificent view of the forest and garden. Situated along the garden
stream are these 6 Garden Family Villas each 44 square metres in size.
Each room is furnished with a King size bed and a spacious in door
bathroom. The Garden Family Villa overlooking the gardens and rainforest
for a peaceful feel of nature. Sea View, Front Balcony - garden /
Beach Cluster Villas
44 square metres in size. Situated along the beachfront are these
6 Beach Villas each 44 square metres in size. Each room is furnished
with a King size bed with a spacious in door bathroom. The Beach Cluster
Villa overlooking the ocean and ideal for a romantic honeymoon. Sea
View, Front Balcony - sea view/beach front.
These 9 Villas are situated alongside the clear water stream
furnished with a Kings size bed. Perched dramatically on the hillside
amidst the rainforest, affording spectacular views of tropical garden.
The Villa windows open out to a magnificent view of the forest and
garden. Garden / Rainforest View, Front Balcony - garden / stream, Rear
Verandah - rainforest. Furnished with a Kings size bed
Rainforest Family Villa
These 9 Villas are situated alongside the clear water stream furnished
with a Queen size bed and a Super Single bed. Ideal for a family with 2
kids or 3 adults. Perched dramatically on the hillside amidst the
rainforest, affording spectacular views of tropical garden. The Villa
windows open out to a magnificent view of the forest and garden. Garden
/ Rainforest View, Front Balcony - garden / stream, Rear Verandah -
rainforest. Private bathroom & WC, Television
These 7 Villas are situated alongside the clear water stream. Each room
is furnished with a King size bed and spacious in door bathroom. The
Beach Villa at the beach front overlooking the ocean and ideal for a
romantic honeymoon. Private beach / sea view / rainforest View. Front
Balcony - beach front, Rear Verandah – garden/ rainforest view. Private
beach / sea view / rainforest view.
Beach Family Villa
These 5 Villas are situated alongside the beach front. Each room is
furnished with a Queen size bed and a Super Single bed with an attached
spacious in door bathroom. Ideal for a family with 2 kids or 3 adults.
The Beach Family Villa's are all overlooking the ocean and will make a
fun and breathtaking getaway. Private beach / sea view / rainforest
View. Front Balcony - beach front. Rear Verandah – garden/rainforest
view. Furnished with a Queen size and a Super Single bed
Room Features :
Safe Deposit Box
Private bathroom & WC
What better way to indulge in total relaxation and feed your senses than
in tropical surroundings like Tunamaya? The peaceful atmosphere at
Tunamaya ensures you will always find a quiet spot to relax, there's no
better place than the Sarang Spa, a heaven for total rejuvenation with
its peaceful settings created expressly with thoughtful intentions to
mesmerize with the natural beauty of the surroundings... The peaceful
atmosphere at Tunamaya ensures you will always find a quiet spot to
relax, there's no better place than the Sarang Spa, a heaven for total
rejuvenation with its peaceful settings created expressly with
thoughtful intentions to mesmerize with the natural beauty of the
surroundings... Indulge in the various massage treatments and emerge
refreshed and energised. Four well appointed indoor therapy rooms and a
plunge pool that offers a sweeping view of the South China Sea and the
Surround yourself with exciting and
invigorating activities while enjoying impeccable Tunamaya care.
Snorkelling - Just a step out of
your Villa into our white soft sandy beach and into warm crystal clear
waters to be amazed by the schools of colourful fishes and live corals.
Natures best kept secret for an unforgettable and exciting experience.
Semukut Walk - An hour's walk
through our backyard, an experience of nature through our rainforest to
witness the sounds of nature, more than 100 year old trees, amazing
large hanging rocks and pools of waterfalls. For the adventurous, the
walk could continue to its peak of another hour or more for a pinnacle
view of the South China Sea.
Round Island Tour - Because of the
absence of roads on Tioman Island, the only way to travel around the
island is by boats. This is an experience to capture on film the Twin
Peak known as the Dragon Horn as its famous peak and impressive sight at
the southern tip of the island is popular with rock climbers. Snap shots
of waterfalls dropping from above the Mukut Village, drop by one of the
villagers for refreshments and take a short swirl around Renggis Island
to view the beautiful coral formations.
Scuba Diving - PADI open water dive
courses are available including certificates or for the leisurely dive
experiences at a variety of dive sites such as Chebeh Island, Fan
Canyon, TelukKador (Kador Bay), Malang Rock, labas Island, Tiger Reef,
Salang Bay, Marine Park HQ, Renggis, Bahara and Jahat Island. Contact
our Dive Instructor for assistance.
Golf - The Resort is able to make
arrangements for guest to play at the only golf course on the island
well known for its scenery. A 10 minutes boat ride away.
Internet & Games Centre - Located
at the main Lobby, the centre provides for kids, teenagers and adults to
have a go at your favourite PC Games , serve the net or get in touch
with your loved ones and friends back home.
Shopping @ The KEDAI, our retail
shop - Souvenir shop - For your basic necessities, t-shirts, souvenirs,
snacks, toiletries, swimming and snorkelling gear.
Duty Free Shopping - A wide range
of Duty Free alcoholic beverages and tobacco including wines, t-shirts,
bathing suits and Tioman souvenirs available at the township of Tekek on
a 20 minutes boat ride and at the same time enjoy the scenic view of the
west coast villagers and beaches.
Infinity Pool - (Ready by Early
2013) - Our Infinity Pool overlooking the sea offers a breathtaking view
whether you're lazing by the pool or simply having a tan. You can even
order a cocktail from our bar and make the experience even better.
Every meal on
this isle is a feast flavoured by the history of the land; where the
finest local ingredients are transformed by our chefs into a memorable
range of experiences
A luxury of flavours and essence. At the Restaurant by the beach,
savour local and international flavours all lovingly prepared using only
the freshest ingredients. Simmer your taste buds from a wide variety on
the ala'carte or indulge in fresh seafood by the BBQ deck. Dine in
comfort of the private dining room, the restaurant or the open terrace
by the beach. Whether feeding your senses or your cravings, Tunamaya
will keep you satisfied.
Keep your nights alive at our Ombak Bar for a perfect unwinding.
Enjoy our widest array of beers from around the world, kick off your
shoes and relax while being entertained by our live band or simply dance
the night away.
Some 56km off the coast of the state of Pahang is Tioman Island, an
enchanting piece of paradise at the South China Sea. According to local
legends, the Island is the final resting place of a mythical dragon
princess. Fairytales aside, albeit conjuring romantic images, the island
is best known for its pristine beaches and warm waters. The crystal
clear, turquoise waters offer good visibility making Tioman Island a
diver’s paradise. Discover astounding underwater sights such as
colourful corals, a spectacular display of ocean species and unique sea
creatures from starfish to sea turtles.
Tioman Island is off the south-east
coast of peninsular Malaysia, just north of the Johor-Pahang state
borders. It is reachable by speedboat or ferry from the coastal town of
Tanjung Gemok or Mersing. The best way to get to Tioman Island is by
flying in to the island.
Fly to Tioman Island :
Berjaya Air has a direct 40 minutes
flight from Singapore (Changi Budget Terminal) and Kuala Lumpur (Subang
Airport) to the airport at Tekek Village on Tioman Island. A large
number of International and regional airlines fly to Singapore's Changi
Budget Terminal and Kuala Lumpur International Airport from where you
can take a short cab ride to Subang Airport for those flying into Kuala
Lumpur. Alternatively, the closest airport to Mersing / Tanjung Gemok is
the Senai airport in Johor Bahru.
Senai Airport is serviced by Air
Asia, Malaysia Airlines and Fire Fly with flights from various national
and regional destinations. For Long-haul International flights to Johor
Bahru, you can connect through Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). Flying
in to Tioman Island is highly recommended as it’s not affected by tidal
conditions. Do inform us beforehand of your flight schedule so that our
staff can be on hand to receive you at the airport and transfer you to
Ferry to Tioman Island :
Ferries depart from Tanjung Gemok
(North of Mersing-20 minutes drive), if you’ve made reservations with
Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort, be sure to book your Ferry tickets either
through our reservations or if you make alternative arrangements, please
do give us confirmation details of your arrival into Genting Terminal at
Public Ferries are also available
from Mersing, you may book your tickets through our reservatiuons or
personally at the counters at the Ferry Terminal of Mersing. If you are
travelling from Mersing Jetty, be sure to advise our customer service
agents to arrange for boat shuttle from Genting Village Jetty. Ferry
rides takes approximately 1 1/2 hours one way, per way cost at RM35.00
Getting to Tanjung Gemok :
Tanjung Gemok is best reached by
car, for those travelling on scheduled public transportation from
Singapore or Johor Bahru to Mersing, kindly advise our customer service
agents for shuttle from Mersing to Tanjung Gemok where available.
Tunamaya 1 will shuttle you from
your point of entry into Tioman to our Resort. Please check on fees per
person from your pick up point of either, Tekek, Paya or Genting
Village. Tidal conditions may influence the departure schedules, be sure
to be early for departure. Be sure to alight at Genting Village Jetty
terminal for transfers to Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort. Book your tickets
in advance when travelling over weekends, public and school holidays.
During the monsoon season of November till March, the Ferry schedules
are uncertain, call to make enquiries or best to fly into the island.
Driving from Kuala Lumpur :
Kuala Lumpur – Kuantan – Pekan –
Rompin – Tanjung Gemok.
Take the East Coast Highway (E8) from KL to Kuantan; Route No. 3
southwards through Pekan and Rompin to Tanjung Gemok.
Kuala Lumpur – Seremban – Bahau – Muadzam Shah – Rompin – Tanjung Gemok.
Take the Plus Highway (E2) south from KL to Seremban : Route No. 51
eastwards to Bahau; Route No. 11 eastwards and Route No. 12 north-east
to Muadzam Shah; Route No. 63 east to Rompin and Route No. 3 south to
East to Rompin and Route No. 3 south to Tanjung Gemuk.
Driving from Melaka :
Melaka – Tangkak – Segamat –
Muadzam Shah – Rompin – Tanjung Gemok.
Take the Plus Highway (E2) south to Tangkak; Route No. 23 east to
Segamat; Route No. 12 north-east to Muadzam Shah ; Route No. 63
Driving from Kuantan;
Kuantan – Pekan – Rompin – Tanjung
Travel south along Route No. 3.
Driving from Singapore & Johor Bahru (2 hours drive from Johor Bahru);
Follow directions East Coast to
Jalan Tebrau heading towards Kota Tinggi, Jemaluang, Mersing and Tanjung