The coral fringed Tioman Island off Malaysia's east coast
provides a romantic escape for couples looking for peace and
solitude in a natural setting.
The picturesque Japamala is set within the native forest and tumbles down to a private beach and the emerald waters of the South China Sea. Designed like a traditional Malay village, guests stay in charming wooden chalets. There is a jetty restaurant offering Thai, Malay and Indochina cuisine with great sunset views.
The hotel can arrange a variety of watersports including snorkelling and diving for which the island is renowned, or you can enjoy a jungle trek to a local Malay village or sunset viewpoint.
Accommodation - The chalets have a private veranda, air conditioning, WiFi access, DVD player, television and mini bar. Deluxe rooms are perched on the edge of the forest with ocean views.
Facilities - Three restaurants, spa, activities centre, boat excursions.