When it comes to hotels, you will find them in abundance in Cameron Highlands. Among the 3 major towns of Tanah Rata, Brinchang and Ringlet, you will find that most of the big hotels are located in the first two towns.
Ringlet, the smaller town as compared to all does not house many hotels. The Lakehouse Cameron Highlands is the only hotel operating here while you might find some homestays around. The two big hotels in Tanah Rata are the Casa De La Rosa Hotel and The Smokehouse Hotel.
Apartments and Homestays getting more popular in Cameron Highlands
If you are looking for larger space and more homely, there are a lot of apartments available. Unlike hotel rooms, apartment units are a lot more spacious. They usually come with furniture in the units and have multiple rooms. Cooking is permitted with kitchen utensils included while you get to enjoy the dining and living rooms as well.
Fresh air with Breathtaking Sceneries
Imagine yourself admist excitingly fresh, cool, unspoilt highland flora, breathing totally unpolluted air and where forested highlands, tea plantations, rose garden and butterfly farms provide a feast for your eyes. Next, genuine friendlines and warm hospitality that is part of the local tradition welcome you into their world. Brinchang are the coolest point at Cameron Highland compare to Tanah Rata and Ringlet. Welcome to Cameron Highlands Information center.
The Coolest place in Malaysia
Cameron Highlands is one of the three cool highlands located in West Malaysia with their own unique diversity of flora and fauna. Cameron is also the largest tea grower in Malaysia, as well as South East Asia. If taking a breath away from the hectic lifestyle of the city is your cup of tea, then Cameron Highlands can satisfy you perfectly.
Brinchang’s highest and convenient accommodation
The Crown Imperial Court in Brinchang is one of the most perfect places to stay if you like such environments. This premium apartment offering is the highest structure in Brinchang town which is conveniently located in the heart of the town centre.
You can practically get around on foot to the nearby restaurants, fast food outlets and convenience stores. Meanwhile, this apartment has one of the most beautiful views of the highlands being elevated higher than other buildings.
Greenhill Resort is the quiet and preferred homestay in Tanah Rata
The Greenhill Resort is another premium accommodation that offers a cosy and homely environment. It is in Tanah Rata and is one of the larger complexes here. The Greenhill Resort is actually a great place to stay if you like the convenience of being close to the banks and public amenities here.
Parkland Apartments, affordable yet comfortable
There are other apartments available like Parkland Apartments, Desa Anthurium and Prima Villa which might not be as exclusive. Most apartments do not provide you with lifts and are walk-up units while some are located further away from the main town centres which can be quite inconvenient.
Brinchang’s biggest hotel with more than 100 rooms
If you are visiting Brinchang, there are no 3-star hotels. The Rosa Passadena Hotel is the largest set up here which provide a full-service accommodation. However, you will find a lot of budget hotels here which operate around the main town and commercial areas. Further out at Kea Farm, there are 2 luxurious resorts which are Copthorne Hotel and the Aranda Nova Highlands Resort and Residence.
More budget hotel options in Brinchang and Tanah Rata
The budget hotels in Cameron Highlands are very popular mainly because they are catered for travellers here. Most of these options come with basic infrastructure and standard amenities like Wi-Fi internet access, hot shower bathrooms and others.
More Entertainment and Food outlets
Over in Brinchang, the budget hotels there are higher and are at least 4 storeys high. This means that the hotels have more rooms and choices to choose from. Brinchang is a great place to stay if you like to be around the entertainment areas and food. The pasar malam operates in this beautiful town while fast-food chains like KFC and marvellous steamboat restaurants are all located around walking distances to these cosy budget hotels.
Two main towns with more than 100 hotels
You will find that all the budget hotels are focused in Brinchang and Tanah Rata. The two towns are where the thick of the action is. In fact, you will find that the budget hotels around Tanah Rata and Brinchang are very near to a lot of halal and Chinese restaurants! Meanwhile, there are shops, convenience stores, sundry shops and many other public amenities around the hotels as well, which is why we like these two towns.
Travellers’ Inns suitable for Backpackers
In Tanah Rata, most budget hotels are low-rise and usually only 2 storeys high with hostels and surrounded by heaps of travellers’ inns. They are around the main commercial areas of the town centre along shop lots and retail outlets.