15 Best Homestays In Janda Baik, Malaysia - Updated 2023

homestay janda baik

In the area of Bentong, in Pahang, Malaysia, nests Janda Baik. Janda Baik is a paradise-like little village with lush greeneries and marvelous landscape. It is peaceful and quiet and a wonderful destination if you want a time-out from the busy city life. Imagine waking up to the view of serene forest canopy and bathing in fresh waters from the falls. Take challenging trails of mountain climbing and guided hiking tours while in the area. Plus, it is populated by warm and friendly locals that will make your stay more memorable and fulfilling. If you like the idea, check out this list of the best homestays in Janda Baik, Malaysia, that you can choose from for your upcoming visit.

1. Cozy accommodation with a tropical jungle vibe (from USD 31)

With majestic views of the Titiwangsa Mountain Range, this lovely homestay is every bit one with nature as it can be. Imagine relaxing in the outdoor seating area as you enjoy your morning coffee, the fresh air, and the tropical jungle vibe. Every accommodation has a private bathroom with a shower, a kitchenette, a refrigerator, and more. Basic essentials such as fresh linens, towels, and toiletries, are provided for added convenience. While in this lovely paradise, guests can enjoy an afternoon of guided trekking, cycling, and fishing.

Sailor's Rest

Wifi Available

Address: Lorong Dato' Panglima, Kuala Lurah
Accommodates: 6

Parking Garden Terrace Fishing Free parking Internet services Karaoke Hiking

2. Well-appointed bungalow with a kitchen

If you are in the beautiful area of Janda Baik for a relaxing vacation, this bungalow is cozy and fully furnished homestay that will make your vacation more convenient and comfortable. It can accommodate up to four guests, featuring delightful amenities, and conveniently close to most of the natural attractions in the area. It has two charming bedrooms, two private bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and more. Plus, the kids can run around and safely play in the yard. The accommodation is also WiFi equipped just in case you have to catch up on some work-related stuff.

Dhomestay - Nuang Homestay

Address: Janda Baik, Bentong, Malaysia

3. Stunning vacation rental amid the lush greens (from USD 283)

Are you in Janda Baik to celebrate a family reunion? If so, this is the perfect Janda Baik homestay for a big family in the middle of peaceful lush greenery and majestic landscapes. This vacation rental can comfortably house up to 16 guests. Imagine waking up with the clean fresh air and the ambiance of solitude. In addition, the house is equipped with four charming bedrooms, four private bathrooms, a functional kitchen, a lovely dining space, and cozy lounge areas. You might also be delighted to spend some of your time in the relaxing veranda of this gorgeous retreat.

Rest. Pause. Rainforest Retreat
Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia
269 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 7 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
having breakfast (included) on the balcony was a wonderfully relaxing experience in the morning
beautiful view comfortable place for family and friends
breakfast is well prepared caretakers are friendly the nature view is superb
we were lucky enough to experience a morning rain with our breakfast at alfresco area love it~
well equipped with cooking supplies and even a cooked breakfast
it was really clean and well maintained
the space is clean and more importantly very well equipped
the house was clean throughout our stay (no dust spider webs etc) however we noticed some lizard droppings
it was peaceful clean and your caretakers were friendly and helpful
bathrooms are all clean and airy with good quality toiletries provided
very quick response from host :)
the host is best host
service was good especially their care taker
love the hospitality and care provided by the caretakers too
lovely space and a friendly communicative host
a great place to get away from the city
truly a place to get away from it all
excellent place for a retreat and away from the hustle and bustle of the city
great place would definitely come by again next time
the location itself is great barring some potential improvements
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4. A century-old refurbished wooden villa (from USD 74)

This 100-year-old refurbished wooden villa is a lovely haven that will reconnect guests with nature in the beautiful forest area of Bentong. Guests will be delighted to wake up to the view of the majestic forest canopy, the singing of the birds, hugs of cool breeze, and the ambiance of peace and quiet. This wooden Malay home is affordable, eclectic, and homey. Its wooden interior and expansive windows add to the appeal of living one with nature. This Janda Baik homestay for family can accommodate up to four people, featuring a single bed, comfortable lounge areas, a private bathroom, a kitchenette, and more. Plus, there is an available barbecue facility just in case you are planning for a little bonding time with your family or friends.

Janda Baik 100 year old Refurbished Wooden Villa
Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia
104 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire villa 1 Bed 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was only one standing fan in the house
during our stay the temperature was good and air conditioning was not needed even though it was available
i think the owner can consider to install a ceiling fan or provide another standing fan
hope in future a net is installed for the bed
the area is clean and comfortable
ms kantan is a very sweet and helpful host
kantan is very helpful and polite
the owner’s sister? even brought over sweet durians for us pleasant experience all around
everything was good and the location exceeded my expectations
the place is very beautiful and set in a lovely location
great place to stay for a weekend trip
great place for a short getaway from the city
great place to unwind and kick back
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5. Chic, modern and pet-friendly apartments (from USD 58)

For a chic stay in Janda Baik, book yourself and your family or friends into a modern apartment at Selesa Hillhomes. Each apartment is very well-appointed and done up in a contemporary manner. The self-contained apartments have a living area, a dining area, a kitchen, comfortable beds and an elegant bathroom. Some apartments even have a balcony with lovely views. A cafe and supermarket are located just 1 km (0.62 mi) away from this pet-friendly property.

ThatNicePlace at Selesa Hillhomes, Bukit Tinggi, Genting

Wifi Available

Address: Selesa Hillhomes, Bukit Tinggi, Pahang
Accommodates: 6

Parking Free parking Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout Air conditioning Parking on site

6. Gorgeous villa close to Genting Highlands (from USD 904)

Those traveling with to Janda Baik for a family reunion or with a large gang of friends will love to stay at this gorgeous villa that can sleep 24 guests. Aptly named ‘Red Brick House’, the interior and exterior of this villa are made from red bricks, which gives it a farmhouse-chic feel. It has six modern bedrooms and bathrooms, a rustic dining area, a large kitchen, a game room, and more. Outside, there are beautifully landscaped gardens with water features, a picnic and barbecue area, a beautiful courtyard, a large alfresco dining area, and a unique deck jutting out over the house that offers mesmerizing forest views. Genting Highlands is located 32 km (19 mi) away from this villa.

Red House the Garden Stay in Bukit Tinggi by PLAY

Wifi Available

Address: 2, Lot Banglo Bukit Tinggi Resort
Accommodates: 25

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Games room Free parking Internet services

7. Wonderful accommodation in Bentong

If you are planning a trip to Bentong any time soon, this Homestay accommodation rental might pique your interest. It bills itself as of the best homestay in the area. It offers an entire fully furnished home with charming decors and convenient amenities. It has three comfortable bedrooms with flat-screen TVs, a private bathroom, a functional kitchen, a lovely dining space, and a living room area with a couch seating and a television. Not only that, but there is an available parking space for guests traveling by their car.

Best Homestay in Bentong

Address: 107 , jalan mawar indah bentong ,pahang, Bentong Town, Bentong, Malaysia, 28700

8. Traditional home with a gorgeous garden (from USD 224)

Featuring a modern wooden interior design that is cool and airy, Afsana villa in Janda Baik nests in a peaceful and quiet neighborhood surrounded by perfectly manicured landscape and majestic gardens. It is a luxurious traditional house that exudes a relaxing ambiance ideal for a large group of guests as it can accommodate up to 16 people. It is also complete with delightful amenities such as four charming bedrooms, four private bathrooms, a functional kitchen, and others. To top it all off, within a short distance from this place, you can experience the freshest waters of the nearby rivers.

Kampung Janda Baik, PH, Malaysia
38 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 7 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good location well equipped (full kitchen bbq additional mattresses and pillows games books)
pillow and bed very comfortable and clean
this house is very spacious (both house and compound) well kept and clean
the villa was clean linens were fresh and the kitchen utensils were complete
en kamal was a wonderful host
nice environment great host with quick response
great hospitality and easy communication with owner
i totally recommending it the host and the place is awesome
surely above expectation and really helpful and friendly host
the checkin was easy and great location nearby the river
away from the city and nice place to stay
a great place for family gathering
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9. Furnished apartment near hiking and fishing spots (from USD 56)

Perfect for a family or group of friends, this full furnished apartment can accommodate up to seven guests. It is well-appointed and has a living area, a dining space, a kitchenette, a well-equipped bathroom, two large beds, and a balcony with pool views. A flat-screen television, air-conditioning, and many other amenities are available in the apartment. You will also have access to a children’s playground, and an outdoor pool. A food court is located just a short drive away, and many fishing and hiking spots are located nearby too.


Address: No: T3 - 06 - 11 Jalan Meranti

Air conditioning Fishing Sun terrace Children's playground Express check-in/check-out Garden Golf course (within 3 km) Hiking

10. Hilltop luxury villas with amazing views (from USD 225)

Set atop a hill in Hulu Sum-Sum area of Janda Baik, this property offers luxury villas of various configurations. Each beautifully designed villa has an elegant living area, a spacious dining area, well-appointed bedrooms, elegant bathrooms, a full kitchen and large windows to let in plenty of natural light. You will have also access to a gorgeous outdoor pool of the property. Guests can choose in the garden or terrace, sunbathe on the poolside loungers or enjoy a barbecue meal. Lush rainforest views can be enjoyed from the villas. Genting Highlands is 26 km (16 mi) away.

Embun Luxury Villas

Address: Lot 6250 & 6251 Kampung Sum-Sum Hulu Janda Baik

Air conditioning Special diet menus (on request) Daily housekeeping Internet services Infinity pool Family rooms Breakfast in the room Parking

11. Single-room accommodation for four

If you are looking for a cozy haven that is as convenient as it is affordable for your Janda Baik escapade, why don’t you check out this vacation rental? It features comfortable rooms with a private bathroom that can accommodate up to six guests and a bunch of delightful facilities such as a communal pool and an outdoor kitchen. Plus, it has a lovely pond and surrounding lush greeneries that will make your stay more peaceful and connected with nature. Plus, the rate covers complimentary breakfast for two guests.

Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia
Private room in nature lodge 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

12. Lovely Janda Baik homestay for a family

Featuring comfortable family-friendly rooms that can accommodate up to five guests, why don’t you maximize your Jamda Baik experience by staying in this beautiful accommodation surrounded by lush greeneries. This home also has a mini zoo that the kids will find delightful. Plus, it has a communal pool area, a basketball court, pingpong table, and a playground. To top it all off, a parking space is available for guests traveling by their car.

Janda Baik Family Room RM350/5pax Breakfast
Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia
Private room in farm stay 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

13. Superb riverfront villa for three

Offering fully furnished and cozy chalet-style accommodations with simple and minimalist design, these villas can comfortably house up to three adult guests or two adults and two kids. It features a gorgeous river just outside the accommodations where the guests can spend their time swimming in clean and fresh running waters. Guests will find the nature surrounding very peaceful as it is covered with fruit-bearing trees and lovely flora. Plus, there is a complimentary breakfast served for the guests.

Riverfront Villa at Janda Baik (Deluxe Room 2)
Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia
5 reviews
Private room in nature lodge 1 Bed 1 Bathroom

14. Spacious room in a homestay with a private garden (from USD 20)

Surrounded by the lush greenery of a private garden, this homestay is very charming. Animal lovers will love to play with the resident dogs who are very friendly and adorable. The homestay offers spacious rooms that are fully furnished. There is a sitting area, comfortable beds, a private bathroom, air-conditioning and plenty of storage space in each room. National Zoo is just 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from this homestay.

Tiny garden

Wifi Available

Address: No: 25, jalan wangsa murni 7, wangsa melawati
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Garden Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Dry cleaning Barber/beauty shop

15. Lovely paradise with an outdoor pool (from USD 57)

Boasting of a breathtaking outdoor pool and a lovely fully furnished accommodation in a beautiful neighborhood surrounded by nature, this vacation rental is the perfect getaway spot for families or groups of friends. In the lovely little community, there is an animal park with various friendly fellows that guests can interact with. There is also a barbecue area in case the guests would like to have a mini barbecue party and a children’s playground where kids can run around and safely play. Plus, there is a communal kitchen that guests have access to.

Happy Paradise

Wifi Available

Address: Lot 5596, Kg Cherenging Pahang
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Room service Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms

Breathtaking Janda Baik

Janda Baik is indeed a beautiful paradise that will take your breath away. It is the perfect vacation spot for your quick escape from the routine city life. Surely, with the magnificent views of the mountain ranges, lush greeneries, waterfalls, rivers, and other natural wonders, you will feel as connected to nature as ever. If you are planning a visit here any time soon, use this article of the best homestays in Janda Baik as your guide for choosing the best accommodation. Whether you’re looking for a traditional home or a Janda Baik homestay with a swimming pool, you’re sure to find the lodging of your choice.

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