Boasting white sand and calm waves, Pangkor island has some of the most beautiful beaches on this side of the peninsular. An underrated gem, Pangkor is the ideal destination for families and honeymooners. Most would opt for a day trip, however an overnight stay here is recommended as there’s so much to do on this tiny island. Scroll down for our list of 12 top rated Pangkor hotels and resorts
1. AVI Pangkor Beach Resort
The 3-star AVI Pangkor Beach Resort is a popular accommodation just 30 meters from the sandy shoreline of Pantai Pasir Bogak. The lodging is snazzy and comfortable throughout. Each room feature contemporary, minimal decor and select rooms offer stunning beach views. Enjoy delicious meals at its onsite restaurant, or cool off in its magnificent outdoor pool.
2. Anjungan Beach Resort Pangkor
Sitting between Teluk Nipah and Coral Beach, Anjungan Beach Resort offers a wondrous stay in Pangkor. With the beach just a short 5-minute walk away, this sprawling 3-star resort is awash in a lush tropical setting. The beautifully-appointed rooms are cozy and replete with a sophisticated yet rustic design, complete with their own rattan furniture and hammocks, perfect for a quick afternoon snooze. Great for families, the property also boasts a sparkling outdoor pool, onsite restaurant and spa.
3. MNY Hotel Pangkor
Overlooking the azure waters of Teluk Nipah, MNY Hotel is a standout choice for those planning a Pangkor staycation. Only 10 minutes walk from the beach and within easy access to restaurants and nightlife, a particular highlight of this 3-star property is the shimmering infinity pool located on its rooftop that offers absolute tranquility. Each room here is spacious and comfy, equipped with all the modern comforts you’ll need for a pleasant stay.
4. Vagary Pangkor
If you love bright colours and all things vintage, then you’re going to love Vagary Pangkor. Located about 5 minutes walk from Teluk Nipah beach, this instagram-worthy accommodation features about a dozen chalets, all painted in bright white and colourful hues and accents, equipped with comfortable beds and modern amenities. Stroll along its avenue and snap away, or sit down and enjoy an appetizing meal at the Vagary Canteen.
5. Puteri Bayu Resort Pangkor
Nestled serenely along the scenic Pasir Bogak Beach, Puteri Bayu Beach Resort is a perfect getaway for holidaymakers. Just steps away from Pasir Bogak beach, this beachfront property features well-appointed modern rooms and spacious beach chalets, surrounded by lush tropical ambience. If you don’t feel like going out, you can take advantage of the hotel’s outdoor swimming pool, garden, sun loungers and more.
6. UTAN Teluk Nipah
Nestled on a secluded hillside surrounded by lush rainforest, UTAN Teluk Nipah is the perfect hideaway for travellers wishing for a more quiet and intimate holiday. But don’t be fooled by that sense of isolation, as civilization is still only minutes away. Wake up to the sounds of mother nature in one of few timber chalets, each with their own stylish furniture and modern amenities to ensure the most relaxing experience.
7. Pangkor Sandy Beach Resort
A beachfront crowd-pleaser, Pangkor Sandy Beach Resort is mere steps away from Pasir Bogak beach. Boasting casual tropical vibes, this stylish 3-star accommodation pampers guests with a sparkling private swimming pool, beautifully appointed rooms, an on-site restaurant and more.
8. Joe Fisherman Inn
Joe Fisherman Inn is a real gem in Pangkor’s lodging landscape. Here, you can look forward to top notch facilities and amenities that are typically offered by 3 or 4-star hotels but at a fraction of the price. There’s an onsite restaurant and each room is stylishly furnished, decked out in modern comforts. If you have kids in tow, they’ll love the indoor swimming pool.
9. Coral Bay Resort Pangkor
Coral Bay Beach Resort guarantees its guests a relaxing and rejuvenating stay in Pangkor. Located just minutes away from Pasir Bogak beach, the 3-star resort offers spacious, well-appointed rooms and an on-site restaurant. Don’t pass on the chance to chill by the hotel’s outdoor swimming pool, work out at the gym or sweat it out at the sauna.
10. Casuarina Pangkor
Looking for a heavenly respite for your romantic getaway? Casuarina Pangkor is the perfect place for you! Situated at Teluk Dalam, this beachfront property offers a peaceful atmosphere where you can relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Featuring elegantly furnished, spacious rooms & suites and an on-site restaurant with unobstructed views of the sea, an overnight stay here is the ultimate pampered leisure!
11. Pangkor Village Beach Resort
The newly built Pangkor Village Beach Resort is the newest addition to Pangkor’s already impressive list of accommodations. Located along Pasir Bogak beach, this luxurious beachfront resort features an extremely gorgeous outdoor pool and villas with private balconies that look out to beautiful sea views.
12. Hotel Nelayan Pangkor
Too expensive? Budget-conscious travellers may want to consider Hotel Nelayan. Offering comfortable, modern rooms at affordable prices and easy access to eateries and shops just minutes away, this budget hotel is great for those who just want an overnight stay in Pangkor without spending a fortune.