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South Dakota
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Positive side: Clean room Negative side: Lousy location, unfriendly staff, overpriced for a small room (RM 180), unstable bed is disappointing, NO HOT SHOWER, room overlooking at the back of the premise, not suitable for family, Would not suggest to anyone.

5Thank pingu123
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Stayed there for one night and would never come back. Checked hotels in Tanah Rata and this one seemed to be ok so we did not even check the room before we paid. At the reception they have a notice that only 50% will be refunded if you are not happy with the room after you already paid. I guess...

4Thank honolulu911
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2013

Staff are the same ones from morning till night looking very tired n worn out. Manager or the owner talking very loudly at lobby area ignoring guest shows no respect for paying guest. Keep screaming on top of her voice calling for the staff when the poor receptionist are busy with checking us. Room were clean but the toilet looks...

4Thank Tracy T
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Very centrally located which means you can easily walk to anywhere in the friendly city of Tanah Rata. The big drawback is the traffic noise from the street, especially since one of our bedroom windows did not close properly. Showers were great (good pressure and very hot water), rooms clean and beds warm and comfortable. Price expensive though, which does...

1Thank CecileC211
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Good points of this place: Easy parking-ample public parking close by. Atm, shops and amenities are within short walking distance. Toiletries were provided Huge room and king size bed (we stayed at the premium room) Modern decor Negative points: No coffee and tea facilities in our room (we were expecting them with the price we paid) Very dissapointing breakfast (...

Thank Norli85
Reviewed 2 December 2012

We stayed at Planter's Inn while on holiday in the Cameron Highlands. Upon check-in, the female receptionist was friendly and informative. We entered our room briefly that afternoon to drop off our baggage and quickly left to explore the town for what was left of that day. When we returned to the hotel around 11pm, we were in for a...

2Thank Starseed35
Reviewed 12 November 2012

I went there with my husband.overall,we thought that the room concept was just nice.what made us frustrated most is there is no telephone and wireless inside room as stated in the website.what makes thing worst is,we believed that the bedsheet and pillows has been a long time not changed.in contrast,we did satisfied with the location which was near by foodstall...

Thank shah-carmilla
Reviewed 13 October 2012 via mobile

They need to improve as most other places need to in Cameron Highlands, we booked eight Mentigi guesthouse but could not reach because of the flooded road so booked planters hotel as a last minute resort. The building from outside appeared nice and clean. They charged us 180 MYR per night for a queen dulexe. Location is excellent. Bed is...

2Thank Fahad-Ahmed
Karachi Pakistan
Reviewed 29 September 2012

We happened to find this hotel while returning from the tour of Rose Centre since the tour operator's shop was located near by. The hotel is strategically placed in the commercial hub of Tanah Rata town. Intercity Bus Station is just in front of the hotel and there are plenty of eateries, fast food joints, convenient stores and travel booths...

1Thank NasreenAshrafGhori
Reviewed 29 August 2012

We stayed here in mid-August for one night. We were able to call in advance and book a room with two twin beds and on-suite bathroom. The lady on the phone was very pleasant and helpful. She was the same person who greeted us at reception when we arrived, and she was quite nice. We unloaded our bag and went...

2Thank Empidonax

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the heart of Tanah Rata town.Soft lighting, chic furnishing and classical decor proves an ambiance for relaxation. The hotel is also ideal choice for business travelers or leisure guests.Spacious and comfortable rooms with modern facilities to make your highlands holiday memorable. The hotel has 39 rooms with s combination of 5 categories namely the Premier,Deluxe, Twin, Triple and Family, each catering to the individual needs of the guests. ... more   less 

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Address: 44-A Jalan Besar, Tanah Rata 39000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Pahang > Cameron Highlands > Tanah Rata
Price Range: €33 - €54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Planters Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Don't go for the room facing streets”
JiaS_12, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 204 was great - the TV worked and so did the shower (you have to let it run a bit for it to get hot but it does get REALLY hot!). There was lots of room to unpack and the windows face a side street and not the main street so might be a bit quieter than other rooms.”
789DeborahS, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Avoid rooms near to the main road!”
BazTan27, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Please dont request room near main road. Noisy. bring extension plug”
gumot, 8 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Ask for room away from main road for quiet sleep ins.”
216TracyT, 9 Mar 2013 | Read review
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