1/21 - Aerial view, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
3/21 - Main entrance, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
4/21 - Main pool, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
5/21 - Beach Club Pool Loungers, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
6/21 - Main building, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
7/21 - Beach Club Pool Cabanas. One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
8/21 - Main building overview, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
9/21 - Dusky Monkey Bar Terrace, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
10/21 - Dusky Monkey Bar Seating, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
11/21 - Rainforest Grand Suite Pool, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
12/21 - Ocean Junior Suite Plunge Pool, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
13/21 - Rainforest Grand Suite Living Area, One&Only Desaru Coast, Desaru, Malaysia
A sprawling, yet intimate, oasis perfectly located between the beautiful coast and tropical jungle, this Malaysian hideaway provides the ultimate in beachside bliss with an incredible attention to detail.
Why you'll love it here
- Soak up the beauty of the South China Sea, with more than one kilometre of golden sands at your doorstep
- Take on the Ocean Course designed by champion Ernie Els at the Els Club Desaru Coast Golf
- Tuck into fresh, healthy and organic menus curated by world-class chefs
- All suites offer generous indoor and outside space with 24 hour butler service; perfect for couples, families and friends
- Family, Kids (4-12), Teens (13+)
Full accommodation information
The property offers a different take on a Malaysia holiday - while still offering an inspiring sense of place and a unique insight into local traditions and customs, here the experience is all about relaxation, beauty and luxury. A warm climate all year and an unrivalled location on 128 acres of beachfront property make for an exceptional holiday whenever you choose to visit.
The resort was designed by the award-winning Kerry Hill Architects, and combines contemporary luxury with Malaysian elegance, all bound up with quintessential One&Only style. This is the first One&Only property in Asia, and signifies the luxury group's commitment to all-encompassing luxury and a dedication to reflecting local culture and traditions in ultimate style. All suites here offer butler service, top-of-the-range amenities and outdoor space designed to help make the most of your jaw-dropping surrounds.
A true culinary hotspot, the resort offers seasonal Japanese omakase tasting menus, elevated barbecue fare and plenty more besides guaranteed to satisfy even the most discerning of foodies. Take a break at Chenot Spa, or head to Club One for an array of activities; tennis, golf at the Els Club, traditional Malaysian martial arts, watersports and the excellent KidsOnly club offer the entire family plenty of fun.
Rainforest & Ocean Junior Suites
Ocean Grand Suite (One or Two Bedroom)
Rainforest Grand Pool Suite
Restaurants & Bars
Ambara's field-to-fork concept works the very best of Malaysia's fresh produce into mouthwatering Mediterranean fare.
Part restaurant, part theatre, Hoshi's performative approach to Japanese cookery makes for an unforgettable night out. Enjoy watching your sashimi, sushi and tempura prepared theatrically before your eyes. Don't end the night without sampling some top-shelf sake.
This stylish lobby bar reflects the surrounding rainforest with its rich wood tones. Peruse a staggering menu of tipples, including regional rums, signature cocktails and a marvellous afternoon tea.
Relax on your sunlounger and enjoy the best of Malaysian ingredients and delicacies while soaking up the sun.
Ember Beach Club
Helmed by celebrated chef Andrew Walsh, this relaxed luxury beach club offers elevated barbecue cuisine that reflects the very best in Asian flavours. The place to be in resort, whether for watersports, live music, dining or just to soak up the atmosphere.
Activities & Entertainment
No stay here is complete without a trip to the serene Chenot Spa, which combines cutting edge Western techniques with ancient Chinese remedies for a wellness experience like no other.
For more relaxation, take a dip in the stunning 50m infinity pool, or wander the 1.5 km of beach right on your doorstep. The resort is superbly located for adventures too, whether on the South China Sea or to nearby attractions to experience the native wildlife or learn more about local cultures.
In-resort activities such as expert-led cooking classes, fitness tutorials, private tennis lessons and more mean there's never chance to be bored. For younger guests, the world-class KidsOnly and OneTribe kids' and teens' clubs offer the chance for a bit of escapism.
Golfers will enjoy the chance to play on the Els Club Desaru Coast course designed by the legendary Ernie Els, as well as the 18 holes of the Valley Course and 27 holes of the Ocean Course, which was designed in collaboration with Vijay Singh.
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