Bukit Merah Laketown Resort - Perkampungan Air
Bukit Merah Laketown Resort, Semanggol, Perak
About Bukit Merah
Surrounded by lush greenery and fronting one of Malaysia's largest 7,000-acre freshwater lake, the resort is only a 3 hours' drive from Kuala Lumpur and easily reached just off the Bukit Merah toll exit along the North-South Expressway.
Being one of Malaysia's premier eco-tourism destination in the northern region, the resort offers a wide variety of excitement with its Waterpark being the main attraction, the only conservational Orang Utan Island in Peninsular Malaysia and the unique Eco Park with its educational walk-in enclosures, where you can experience nature by interacting with some friendly animals.
Bukit Merah Laketown Resort offers a variety of accommodation all at one location. From hotel rooms to serviced apartments, as well as the luxurious 'Kampung' chalets by the lake. For the more adventurous, you can even try out a camping holiday at the lakeside camping ground.
Location In Marina Village (Theme Parks are in the area)
- Studio Suite
- Executive Suite (1 Bedroom)
- Family Suite (2 Bedrooms)
- Sri Andalan Suite (2 Bedrooms)
Guest Room & Amenities:
- Air Conditioned
- Telephone (STD & IDD)
- Satellite Pay-TV Network
- Coffee & Tea and Hair dryer
Food and Beverage
|Cafe Le Lac
Location : Marina Village
A restaurant overlooking the 7,000-acre lake serving a wide range of western and local cuisine - either in ala carte or buffet style. Free Wi-fi access is available at the restaurant. The restaurant has the capacity to seat 90 guests inside and 60 guests at the foyer.
Operating Hours: 7.00am-11.00pm daily, 7:00am-1:00am on Friday, Saturday, School Holidays and Public Holidays.
Location : Waterpark
A modern-day fast food outlet offering local and western fares for your convenience while having fun in the sun or relaxing by the lake. Streamyx Zone coverage is available at the restaurant. The restaurant has the capacity to seat 150 guests inside and 200 guests outside.
Operating Hours: 11:00am-6:00pm, Closed on Tuesday except School Holidays and Public Holidays.
Groove Sport Cafe
Location : Suria Service Apartment Hotel
A café ¦or sport fans showing sports update on a big screen. The café ¡lso offers snacks and drinks. Free Wi-Fi access is available at the café. The café ¨as the capacity to seat 50 guests.
Operating hours : 11:00am - 11:00pm (Sunday - Thursday), 11:00am - 1:00am (Friday, Saturday, School Holidays & Public Holidays), Opens daily.
Ripples Hawkers Center
Location : Marina Village
A local hawkers' centre offering roti canai for breakfast, nasi campur for lunch and other Malaysian favourites as well as a variety of snacks with hot and cold beverages to quench the thirst. Free Wi-Fi access is available at the centre.
Operating hours : 8:00am-7:00pm (Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Thursday) 8:00am-10:00pm (Friday, Saturday), Closed on Tuesday except School Holidays & Public Holidays
- Straddling an area of 11 acres, it is one of the largest in the northern region of Peninsular Malaysia.
- The 14 Attractions in the park : Boomerang, Giant Wet Bubble, Sandy Beachfront Wave Pool, Water Speed Slides, Body Slides, Giant Tube Rides, Activity Pool, Lazy River, Perak Mining Company, Kids Adventure River, Jumbo Shower, Water Pillar, 'Mandi Timba' and Waterfall Bridge.
- The Boomerang has become an exhilarating ride and the first and only one of its kind in this country and in South East Asia.
- Bubbles Restaurant located at the Waterpark serves fast food favourites.
- If you are a regular visitor, then be a smart owner of Laketown Waterpark Splashdown Pass - a 'license' to swim and ride at the Waterpark as often as you want for the whole year, at an unbeatable price of RM100 for children and adults
Take the twin-seater cable chair ride to enjoy a 'Spectacular' view as it takes you over the Waterpark to see the scenic view of Bukit Merah Lake. This 600-meter ride is the only one of such attraction in Malaysia.
Orang Utan Island
Tucked away on the 35-acre Pulau Orang Utan, Orang Utan Island is the world's first and only 5-acre rehabilitation and conservation facility where Orang Utans roam free. The unique island serves as a breeding sanctuary as well as a conservation, research and education center to better understand this endangered species.
Venture from the main jetty at Marina Village and wait for the ferry to take you to the Orang Utan Island. It's just a 10-minute boat ride across. The ferry departs every 45 minutes.
At the island, you will be taken through a 100-meter steel walkthrough 'cage tunnel' to come up close and personal with these primates. In a twist, you will be enclosed in a 'cage' as you observe the Orang Utans roaming free in their natural habitats.
Welcome to Mother Nature's favourite holiday attraction - the Bukit Merah Laketown Ecopark. A 3-acre eco-friendly sanctuary, the park features three large enclosures - Nature Trail, Reptile Park and Tropical Trek, with a variety of reptile, primate, mammal, bird and fish species in an environment as close to their natural habitat. In addition, there is a Pets Park and daily animal shows.
The Ecopark is an educational tourism facility where visitors get to experience close encounter with the animals. Visitors are encouraged to interact with some of the animals for an educational and fun experience.
Come see intelligent exotic animals respond to their keeper's commands.
Show times: 11.00am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm, 4.30pm.
Hand pedal our colourful Skycycle and take a unique 200m mid-air tour across the tropical rainforest. Take in the breathtaking view and a closer look inside the Pets Park.
See the colourful Japanese carps and the huge arapaima. Observe the colourful peacocks and spot other birds.
Observe the agile gibbons, playful otters, capuchins and sugar gliders.
Get acquaintance with iguanas, cobras, vipers, mangrove snakes or feed the African catfish.
Feed and pet some small and domesticated mammals at the Pets Park - rabbits, guinea pigs, deer, pet mice and sheep.
24 Hours Reception
- 24 Hours Security
- Baggage Room
- Convenience Store
- Free Parking
- Handicap Room
- Information Counter
- Iron and Board (available upon request)
- Laundry Service
- Major Credit Cards Accepted
- Postal Service
- Prayer Room
- Sejadah and Al-Quran (available upon request)
- Shopping Arcade
- Taxi Service
- Wheel Chair (available upon request)
- Shuttle Service within the Resort
- Fishing Facilities
- Situated just off the North-South Expressway & a 35 Minutes
drive from Penang
- 45 minutes journey from Ipoh while Kuala Lumpur is only 3 hours
- Supported by a fully developed infrastructure of local public
amenities from schoold and hospitals to government services
- Easy access from major tourism centres and international airports
Perkampungan Air - Bukit Merah Laketown Resort
Jalan Bukit Merah, 34400 Semanggol, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia.