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Apartment · Kuantan
Imperium Residence Kuantan City with Wash Machine
Your family will be close to everything when you stay at this centrally-located place.
Sep 24 – Oct 1
$34 per night
Condo · Kuantan
Seafront+Water Theme Park @ Swiss-Garden Residence
This is our Family Suite in Swiss-Garden Resort Residences located along the shores of Balok Beach, Kuantan! It is complemented by resort themed amenities with seafront and pool view, a perfect beach getaway for families and friends!
Nov 8 – 15
$51 per night
Apartment · Kuantan
Seaview - The Awan Kuantan Imperium Residence
The Awan @ Imperium Residence Kuantan redefines luxury living by the sea by offering each and every convenience needed for the modern lifestyle. Meticulously designed studio unit with SEA VIEW scenery and full size QUEEN PULLOUT BED , our facilities are family-friendly and provide plenty Insta-worthy moment for your staycation. Located in the heart of Kuantan city while surrounded by many famous local eateries, it surely convenient for guess to access and to explore the area.
Aug 29 – Sep 5
$31 per night

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Stay near Kuantan's top sights

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East Coast Mall9 locals recommend
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Sungai Pandan Waterfall4 locals recommend
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Kuantan City Mall12 locals recommend
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Taman Gelora10 locals recommend
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Watsons East Coast Mall (Pharmacy)6 locals recommend
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Mini Zoo Park Teruntum6 locals recommend

Other great vacation rentals in Kuantan

Condo · Kuantan
Imperium Residence Kuantan with Sea View
May 20 – 27
$54 per night
Apartment · Kuantan
Imperium Residence Kuantan,City Light View+NETFLIX
Sep 16 – 23
$41 per night
Condo · Kuantan
StayCation @ValleySuite [new]
Nov 30 – Dec 7
$33 per night
Condo · Kuantan
Seaview Condo@Timurbay Studio unit plus one room
Dec 24 – 31
$35 per night
Home · Kuantan
“S” Twenty3 Homestay (City centre) (UNIFI 30Mbps)
Mar 27 – Apr 3
$41 per night
Condo · Kuantan
Seaview&Poolview-Studio-1BR-Wifi-Tvbox @ Timurbay
Dec 7 – 14
$49 per night
Condo · Kuantan
Dec 7 – 14
$82 per night
Apartment · Kuantan
Modern Green Seaview MySerene2 @Imperium Residence
Dec 6 – 13
$35 per night
Apartment · Kuantan
Best moments studio 100mbps
Nov 29 – Dec 6
$36 per night
Condo · Kuantan
Seabreeze Suite *Awesome View* highest floor
Feb 20 – 27
$33 per night
Private room · Kuantan
2pax room➕Private Washroom➕WIFI Kuantan homestay
Dec 15 – 22
$16 per night
Condo · Kuantan
PREMIUM SEAVIEW studio MHI Suite @Kuantan
Nov 20 – 27
$37 per night

Your guide to Kuantan

All About Kuantan

The sprawling green metropolis of Kuantan, one of the biggest port cities in Malaysia, is the state capital of Pahang. The city sits at the mouth of the mangrove-forest-lined Kuantan River along the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia, overlooking the South China Sea. Beautiful sandy beaches, impressive architecture, and mouth-watering delicacies combine to make this a popular destination. The city is a fascinating mixture of modern developments alongside 1930s shops and colonial buildings.

The sleek design of the Menara Kuantan 188 observation tower dominates the skyline, offering sweeping views across the city and along the coastline. The tower is close to another architectural standout, the striking dome and four minarets of Masjid Negeri Pahang mosque, painted blue and white. Traditional stilted wooden kampung houses line the river as it heads to the sea and toward the enticing Pantai Teluk Cempedak beach. The beach is a haven for kite surfing and jet skiing, with clear waters lapping golden sand against a backdrop of casuarinas and pine trees at Taman Teruntum Park.

When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Kuantan?

As Kuantan is on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia, it is affected by the northeast monsoon season, which blows in from the South China Sea at the end of October or the beginning of November and lasts until March, when the region sees higher levels of rainfall. The weather remains hot and very humid throughout the year with little variation in temperatures, although it tends to be slightly cooler in January and February. Many visitors come to Kuantan to seek out Teluk Cempedak beach during the summer months, when the beach is at its most crowded on weekends. In April, there is a water festival that features an international fishing tournament, kayaking challenges, and sandcastle building competitions.

What are the top things to do in Kuantan?

Sungai Pandan Waterfall

Witness the beauty of nature at the Sungai Pandan Waterfall about 20 minutes outside of Kuantan. A suspension bridge leads to a multi-tiered waterfall with water rushing down the large rocks, surrounded by tropical trees in a forest reserve. You can cool down with a dip in the pool underneath the falls, or set off on one of the hiking trails through the forest.

Sungai Lembing Mines

Traveling to Sungai Lembing gives you a sense of what the area was like when the region was a major tin producer. A heritage mining train takes you into the Sungai Lembing Mine, once one of the biggest tin mines in the world, where you can explore the history of this once-booming industry.

River Kuantan

One of the best ways to experience the city is to go for a cruise on the River Kuantan. As you float along, you’ll pass mangrove forest reserves, and you may even spot crocodiles in the water. A highlight of the nighttime cruise is the chance to see thousands of fireflies light up the riverbanks.

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