10 Best Staycations in Cherating That Will Leave You with Unforgettable Memories!

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By: Iffah Salleh
July 23, 2023

Seek a breath of fresh air, where salty scents embrace, and inner peace awaits. Between grand sanctuaries and staycation bliss, let your soul unwind, your mind at ease.

One word: Cherating. A coastal haven, where sands embrace the sea’s tender touch, and whispered secrets dance on the ocean breeze. 

A sanctuary where leatherback sea turtles grace the shores of Chendor Beach, weaving tales of ancient wisdom in the sands. Cherating Village, adorned with threads of tradition, crafts dreams into textiles and handicrafts, spun from the heart.

We shall lead you on a journey into Cherating’s heart, unveiling the ten best staycations for you and your beloved. Where cherished moments bloom like flowers, etching memories in the tapestry of time – a timeless tale, passed down through generations.

10 Best Staycations in Cherating

1. Club Med Cherating

Source: Club Med Cherating

Embrace the sun, put on your shades, and enjoy the best tanning experience at Club Med Cherating! Since 1979, this beachside resort has been a beacon of coastal delight, with a delightful Malay kampung-style concept with accommodations built on stilts. 

Prepare to be mesmerised by the natural beauties that surround you, like waking up to some wonderful guests, Mr.Monkeys playing on your balcony, and Ms.Lizards basking in the warmth of the resort. Your vacation will be an adventure-filled paradise with free activities such as jungle walks, yoga, rock climbing, and water sports!

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 11 am

Price: Starting from RM1520 (but if you book three months earlier it has a huge discount gap!)

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AddressHvom 29th miles Jalan Kuantan -Kemaman Pahang Darul Makmur, Jalan Kuantan Sungai Lembing, 26080 Kuantan, Pahang
Contact Details+603 2053 1888 | +609 581 9133

2. Royale Chulan Cherating Villas

The Royale Chulan Cherating Villas ooze elegance, nestled beautifully on the seafront and welcoming you into a world of pure luxury. Step inside huge homes with private balconies and breathtaking views of the sea. 

Relax by the outdoor pool, soak up the rays, and wander along the sandy beach. The cafe serves local specialties and all-day dining, while the Ocean Restaurant tantalises your taste buds with outstanding Malaysian cuisine. A seaside getaway with unrivalled comfort is waiting for you.

Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the hotel, and you can also enjoy the convenience of free parking. Each room features a flat-screen TV in the cosy seating area. The private bathroom is fully equipped with a bath and bath amenities for your comfort. 

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: RM1500

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AddressRoyale Chulan Cherating Villas, 26100 Balok, Pahang
Contact Details+609 584 7333

3.  Royale Chulan Cherating Chalet

Indulge in the allure of Royale Chulan Cherating Chalet, a cosy retreat just 35 kilometres from Kuantan. Treat yourself to an affordable coastal escape without straining your wallet.

Take your pick from the charming Standard and Family chalets, each offering a unique experience. Your comfort is guaranteed, with spacious bedrooms and private balconies to enhance your stay. Delight in daily breakfast featuring simple yet satisfying Asian meals.

Once you’ve savoured your lunch or brunch, embark on an exploration of the picturesque Cherating Beach, immerse yourself in the art of batik making, and witness the enchantment of firefly gazing. This pocket-friendly adventure promises to weave beautiful memories for you to cherish!

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 1 pm

Price: Starting from RM1104

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AddressKampung Cherating Lama, Cherating, 26100 Kuantan, Malaysia
Contact Details+609 581 9000

4. Eastana Cherating Beach Resort

Eastana Cherating Beach Resort, just a 5-minute walk from Cherating Beach, welcomes you to traditional Malay chalets with a touch of modern comfort. This resort has a private balcony where you can relax and enjoy the fresh wind while savouring the seaside life. It also has a BBQ area and a 24-hour front desk. The resort is also only 500 metres from the Cherating Turtle Sanctuary and Limbong Art, which provides batik classes. 

This resort also has some on-site entertainment! Because of the number of leisure activities, every minute is full of excitement. Guests can utilise the karaoke room, make trip plans at the tour desk, or head to the neighbouring beach for water sports such as snorkelling and kayaking. End your day with dinner at  the Surf Club Restaurant, and let the waves wash away your worries!

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM159

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AddressJalan Pantai Cherating, Kampung Baharu Cherating, Cherating, Malaysia, 26080
Contact Details+63 9369 7587

5. Casa Titik

Casa Titik, a Spanish-inspired wonderful haven near Cherating Beach, is ideal to relax and unwind. This elegant hotel offers a comfortable and restful sanctuary. 

Enjoy the cosiness of the main building’s 10 bedrooms, which are divided into Standard, Deluxe, Premier, Family, Queen, and King Suites, all of which have been thoughtfully designed with comfort in mind. The suites are vast, with the largest easily accommodating 6 adults. There is also the Villa option, which can accommodate up to 30 people!

Enjoy a changing buffet of scrumptious breakfasts while relaxing by the resort’s pool. Allow the allure of Sungai Baging to enchant you as you go horseback riding, turtle viewing, and batik making. Casa Titik is one of your ideal havens for your ultimate staycations in Cherating.

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM200

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AddressLot 27105, Jalan Kuantan-Kemaman, Sg. Baging, Mukim Sg. Karang, Cherating, 26080 Kuantan, Pahang
Contact Details +63 9369 7587

6. Holiday Villa Beach Resort Cherating

Holiday Villa Beach Resort Cherating offers charm in the midst of a tropical landscape. This seaside oasis has two pools and wonderfully lit rooms with plenty of natural light. 

This resort provides free internet access in the lobby and restaurant. Each room has a minibar and a television, and the en suite bathroom has a bathtub.  There is also free parking. 

If you are not a big fan of playing tourist and focusing on relaxation, you can opt to treat yourself to one of their blissful  Balinese treatments at the spa for a personal healing trip and then fill your stomach with Asian and Western cuisine at the Beach Restaurant, which overlooks the South China Sea. 

With Kuantan City only a short drive away, you can enjoy a magnificent blend of rest and discovery.

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM259

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AddressLot 1303 Mukim, Cherating, 26080, Pahang
Contact Details+609 581 9500

7.  Ku Mimi Cablet

For those seeking an affordable staycation in Cherating, Ku Mimi Cablet is the perfect choice. This chalet stands out from the typical offerings, as it features unique container-concept units, elevating your staycation experience.

Embrace the thrill of roughing it while enjoying the essential amenities that this beautiful property provides. Take your pick from fan or air-conditioned chalets, offering bright and vibrant rooms with attached bathrooms. Explore the nearby beach or embark on moonlit picnics to satisfy your adventurous spirit.

While Ku Mimi Cablet is a no-frills property, it offers a cozy barbecue area and WiFi in public spaces. Plus, a myriad of activities awaits you just a short 4-minute walk away at the beach. This budget-friendly escape promises a memorable and exciting staycation!

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM200

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AddressKu Mimi Cablet, Kampung Cherating, 26080 Balok, Pahang
Contact Details+63 9369 7587

8. The Kasturi Resort

An enchanting 5-star beach resort,The Kasturi comprises 23 units. Nestled against a mesmerising rainforest backdrop, this heavenly retreat features beachfront villas with private pools. 

Another reason why this is an idyllic staycation for you: just imagine waking up, grabbing your towel (or leaving it behind, as it’s your choice), and within walking distance, step through your villa gate onto the sandy shore, where the waves gently kiss your feet. 

The Kasturi Resort offers a truly idyllic getaway, promising the ultimate blend of luxury and natural beauty.

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM539

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AddressKM 32.5, Jalan Kuantan, Kemaman, 26080 Cherating, Pahang
Contact Details+609 582 5000

9. De Rhu Beach Resort

If serene, and relaxed is not your kind of tea for the ultimate escape, well, De Rhu Beach Resort is the place for you! It offers a beachside paradise with three outdoor swimming pools and an adrenaline-pumping water park. 

While you are there, make a reservation for an exquisite dinner at De Rhu Oriental Restaurant, which features halal Chinese cuisine, or De Rhu Cafe, which serves delectable nibbles and refreshing drinks. 

Relax by the pool, sing karaoke, or participate in a variety of sports activities such as volleyball, and badminton.hey also have a gym to keep your muscles pumping. You are about to enter an adventure-filled paradise!

While we are talking all about the funsies, how about the rooms? Most of the rooms at the resort offer delightful sea or pool views, providing a picturesque setting for your stay. Free WiFi is available in all rooms, ensuring you stay connected throughout your vacation.

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM185

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Address152 Mukim Sungai Karang Balok, 26100 Kuantan, Pahang
Contact Details+609 557 9000

10.  Mangala Resort & Spa

Let yourself unwind and be inspired at one of the best staycations in Cherating, no other than the nature-inspired villas at Mangala Resort & Spa. This is where tranquillity and luxury unite in perfect harmony. 

Nestled amidst palm plantations, exotic flower gardens, and undisturbed wetlands, this breathtaking retreat offers a paradise for nature lovers. Relax by the stunning infinity pool or enjoy a fun picnic by the lake. 

While not a beachfront resort, the resort is a short drive away from Kuantan’s beautiful beaches and captivating attractions, making it an ideal escape for serenity seekers.

Check-in: 3 pm
Check-out: 12 pm

Price: Starting from RM900

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Address Lbh Persiaran Tun Khalil Yaakob, Kampung Melayu Gambang, 26300 Gambang, Pahang
Contact Details +609 505 7788

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