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A luxury boutique hotel in the heart of the Malaysian forest
The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat is nestled in Ipoh's tropical forest, in western Malaysia. In between rocky peaks, waterfalls and hot waters springs, this 5* hotel made up of 25 magnificent villas is entirely dedicated to wellness. A luxury serenity sanctuary, only 2 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur, it's a hotel sure to delight all travelers looking for a wellbeing and spa stay or a zen break in the heart of Malaysia.
An invitation to wellbeing in a natural spa
Blue, green, brown, ochre... The colors of nature come together at The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat, which blends in perfectly with its postcard-worthy surroundings. This unique, natural spa is totally focused on environmental consciousness thanks to its independent hydro system, which diffuses thermal water throughout the whole complex and helps irrigate the surrounding nature as well.
Lacquered wood floor, precious wood ceiling, natural thatched roofs, cozy designer furniture, teak sliding doors to get to the sumptuous bathroom... It's hard to resist these charming interiors, characterized by elegant Asian touches, offering modern comfort too: Wifi, mini-bar, Jacuzzi and LCD screen.
You can choose between two different luxury villas types:
The Tempting Experience: crystal caves for alternative therapies
Since decades minerals are used for their energizing and purifying properties. At The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat you'll have the opportunity to test minerals beneficial effects in one of the amethyst or crystal caves. In here, Reiki is practiced, with minerals working as conductors for this treatment methodology focused on the energy diffusion. An original treatment that will help you return home feeling better than ever!
Services and activities
A wellness and spa center
The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat is dedicated to wellbeing treats! A meditation cave, yoga classes, natural thermal baths with hot springs and giant tropical revitalizing waterfalls. You'll be spoilt for choice!
You can also follow some personal treatments based on traditional techniques such as Ayurveda, Chinese medicine or Malaysian massages.
Try an original treatment like the fish pedicure, where your feet are immersed in a pond, where small fishes come to remove all your dead cells.
Specialists and nutritionists are at your disposal for a complete and customized diagnosis. Upon simple request, they'll work with you to establish a special program according to your objectives, whether it be wellbeing, longevity, fitness, revitalization, or detox.
A cuisine-spa restaurant
Named after the Ipoh region's endemic fruit, Pomelo is the Banjaran's restaurant. Simple and delicious, the spa cuisine of Pomelo signs its plates by adding some slices of the famous fruit, to wake up your taste buds. No artificial tastes are added to the preparations, and the spices and ingredients used are exclusively local.
When thirsty, go to the juice bar! At any time, you can go taste the special fruit and vegetables cocktails, prepared right in front of your eyes.
Escapes and discovery of the region
Dying to explore? The hotel guides will help you discover the virgin forest of the Lost World of Tambun. You'll discover all sorts of wild natural wonders.
Golf lovers will enjoy Ipoh's Golf Clubhouse, just some kilometers away from the hotel.
The region of Ipoh
As explorers, don't miss an excursion to the region's many caves. The Gua Tempurung cave, one of the biggest and most impressive ones, is definitely worth the trip!
FIABCI Prix d’Excellence Awards 2012, resort category
International Hotel Awards, Asia Pacific 2012 - 2013, in the Sustainable Hotel category