Senja Bay Resort
Perhentian Island / Terengganu
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The lush tropical rainforest and grounds adjacent to the beach create a romantic, peaceful and exotic atmosphere for total relaxation. Senja Bay offers calm and tranquility with spectacular sunsets, a perfect paradise for beach and nature lovers. This beautiful pristine resort features clean beaches, picturesque scenery, virgin rainforest, crystal clear turquoise-blue waters and many splendid diving spots. Experience the thrill of seeing manta rays, reef tip sharks, green turtles, colourful fishes and coral gardens at the island. The virgin jungle cascading down on the resort is home to reticulated phythons, pit vipers, tokay gheckos and red tailed squirrels.
Scuba diving, snorkeling and jungle trekking are some of the adventures we offer. The Dive Shop is certified as a 5 Star PADI resort, offering open water courses and fun dives. In the southern corner of Coral Bay lies Senja Bay Resort. A 50 room wooden building nestled on the hillslope between the blue sea and the green jungle. Built on 3 distinct levels and connected by wooden walkways, bridges and staircases. The beachfront level has air-conditioned rooms, a dive shop, a restaurant and internet café. The 2nd level rooms also has air-conditioned rooms and the 3rd level has fan rooms. All the rooms have attached bathroom with hot water shower and equipped with simple and comfortable furnishing. To ensure you can unwind in the noise free environment we do not provide television (TV) in the room. Each room has splendid views of the sea and at sunset the higher you are the more spectacular is the view.
For nature lovers there are monitor lizards, tokay geckoes, green pit vipers and red tailed squirrels to spot. The beach is peaceful and quiet, perfect for couples, honeymooners, families, teambuilding and meetings. Great place to watch sunset. To make your stay comfortable there is a Restaurant seating 60 persons serving Western and Asian dishes from 7am to 11pm daily. You can watch movies on the big screen nightly at the restaurant. You can snorkel right in front of the resort or take a snorkelling trip around the island. Snorkelling equipment is available for rent. We can also arrange for water taxi or boat transfer to other island. WIFI is free for guests at the resort and an Internet Café is also available for you to make travel reservations for airlines, trains and hotels.
eception which also provides telephone, laundry, money changing and information services from 7am to 11pm. Electric kettles, mosquito’s nets, beach mats and flashlights can be rented from the Reception. There is no doctor on the island and mild cases can be treated at the Village clinic by the state registered nurse, severe cases have to be taken to the mainland by ambulance boat. Simple over the counter medication is kept in the First Aid Box at the Reception. Be careful whilst swimming among the corals especially at low tide, many visitors have been cut.
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