Now that borders are opened, I’m sure most of you are itching to get out of your own state for a getaway! With most of us needing to postpone our holidays this year, plan and book your holiday packages early to prepare for the next year. Here are some of the best places for your domestic getaway:
1) Kota Kinabalu
Kokol Haven Resort
Located right on top of Mount Kinabalu, enjoy scenic views of the mountains and forest at your own private balcony. There are many exciting activities to do here as well such as paragliding, aside from watching the sunsets and sunrise from your room. Not to mention the famous long, big swing called Mega Swing located at Le’ One Kokol Elf. Though it costs a hefty fee of RM120, it is definitely worth the view.
Gayana Marine Resort
Indulge in these beautiful villas and walk on foot to the sea. Perfect for couples and their honeymoon, enjoy the plunge pool and get your breakfast delivered right at your doorsteps. With their spa packages that follow a nature-theme, you’ll get an ultimate relaxing experience here.
Hilton Kuching Hotel
Situated right in Kuching waterfront, when you’re in Kuching, you definitely should consider staying in this hotel. The waterfront is Kuching’s famous landmark, which makes it easy for you to get a stunning view of it. Aside from the waterfront, you can also have easy access to other main attractions including the Tua Pek Kong Temples and Main Bazaar. Most of the famous historical landmarks are around the area, as well as shopping malls that are within walking distance. You can find an outdoor pool and plenty of restaurant choices for you to have your daily meals, or if you fancy a cocktail at any time of the day.
Imperial Hotel Kuching
With a swimming pool located at the rooftop and the Boulevard Shopping mall right next door, you’ll get your retail therapy alongside chilling at the pool. There’s also a food court at the top floor to indulge in delicious local food.
3) Johor Bahru
Though there are many branches, Holiday Villa lives up to its name by providing an ample holiday experience. You don’t just get to enjoy infinity pools in Kuala Lumpur, you can find one overlooking the beautiful skies of JB! The best part is that KFry opened a franchise situated in the lobby. Convenient at its finest! For times when you’re craving for a good snack, you can simply take the lift down to enjoy some cheesy fried chicken. This hotel is also located near to the Larkin Stadium which is where you can watch football matches.
Hotel Jen Puteri Harbour
A waterfront hotel that provides you a beautiful view of the Puteri Harbour. Nearby the hotel you can find Johor’s famous theme park Legoland and Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, making it a perfect place to stay if you have kids. There’s also an infinity pool for you to enjoy.
Fly High With Firefly
Starting from December 14th, travel enthusiasts from Penang are able to book their flights to Kota Kinabalu, Kuching and Johor Bahru with Firefly. From just RM69 one way, book in advance to secure your flight tickets and go for a well needed relaxing getaway with your loved ones!