Vacation Rentals in Malaysia

Vacation Rentals in Malaysia

Vacation rentals in Malaysia

Stunning rental properties in Malaysia

Plan your next vacation to the wonderful country of Malaysia. This destination is located in Southeast Asia, and it’s separated in two regions by the South China Sea, the Peninsular Malaysia, and the Borneo’s East Malaysia. The country is situated near Thailand, Singapore, Philippines, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The largest and capital city of the country is Kuala Lumpur and it has a population of over 32 million inhabitants. Here you will be able to explore historical sites, discover stunning natural landscapes and partake in many different recreational activities.

Vacation rentals in Malaysia

There are numerous rental properties you can choose from while visiting Malaysia. Whether you want to be in the outskirts of a city, by the beach, in the middle of nature or in the bustle of the city life, there will be plenty of choices for you. Imagine waking up in the morning with the sound of the waves right outside of your bedroom window. Spend your afternoon swimming in your private pool or inviting your friends over for lunch in your large dining room. These are some of the memories you could be making with an accommodation in Malaysia.

Vacations in Malaysia

The area and getting around

How to get to your destination

Making your journey to Malaysia will be quite comfortable regardless of where you are coming from. The main national carrier for flights to and in Malaysia are Malaysia Airlines and Air Asia, both have an extensive worldwide network of flights. The main airport in Malaysia will be the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, however there are other airports such as the Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Penang, and Langkawi. If you are making your way to Malaysia from Singapore or Thailand, you will also have the choice to use the Keretapi Tanah Malayu train to make your trip.

Where to eat in Malaysia

Malaysia is known to have one of the most special and unique cuisines in the world. You will be able to find several exceptional restaurants to try out during your visit in Malaysia. Go check out the Selvam Restaurant in Melaka. This place will provide you with a typical banana leaf lunch filled with the protein of your choice, rice, and an array of vegetables and crispy papadums. Another spectacular restaurant to visit is the Warong Kak Ina. This family-owned restaurant serves authentic Malay dishes, such as the nasi kerabu and the ikan keli bakar.

Travelers and activities

Outdoor activities in Malaysia

You will be able to discover the stunning natural landscape of Malaysia while partaking in numerous activities. Spend the day at the beach in Langkawi. This strand of white sand beach and calm crystal waters is the perfect place to go and sunbathe. Located in the Andaman Sea, the archipelago has over a hundred islands to discover, Langkawi being the largest. Another great place to visit the natural landscape can be found in the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park. This national park is a collection of five islands, and it will provide you the best spot to go hiking and trekking.

Malaysia for family-friendly activities

If you choose to make your trip to Malaysia with your family, try out these activities for a delightful time. To spend the afternoon out in the open, head over to Genting Highlands. Located 5000 feet above ground, this place is filled with parks and restaurants with spectacular views can only be reached by cable car. On the other hand, you can spend the day admiring the local animals in Sepilok. The Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center has been open since 1960 and will give you the chance to pet, feed and learn about the orangutan specie.

Did you know that Malaysia's total highway length is longer than the Earth's circumference?

Top 5 travel tips for Malaysia

1. PETRONAS Towers

Visit the modern architecture of Malaysia. These towers can be found in Kuala Lumpur, and they are the tallest twin towers in the world with a skybridge that connects the two.

2. Nasi Kandar

Sample the local flavors. To truly experience the Malaysian culture, you must try the Nasi Kandar, a dish made wish mixed rice, chicken or fish, sauce, and vegetables.

3. Malacca

Visit the Historic State. In this area you will be able to encounter the most interesting architecture of Malaysia which comes from Portuguese influence.

4. Penang

Explore a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This island off the coast of Malaysia is focused on the conservation and preservation of the natural habitat. Here you will have the chance to see the famous Tropical Spice Garden as well.

5. Taman Negara National Park

Go for a hike in a national park. This park is located in Pahang and it’s the largest national park in the peninsular Malaysia. Here you will also find the longest rope walkway in the world.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Malaysia

What was the average price for a vacation rental in Malaysia last year?

Last year, rentals in Malaysia had an annual average cost of around $123 per night.

When are vacation rentals cheaper in Malaysia?

]If you would like to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit Malaysia are June ($110 the average per night for accommodation), July ($110), and November ($110).

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Malaysia?

Last year, the month that offered the highest average prices in Malaysia was February, with an average price of $149 per night. This was followed by January, with an average of $141, and then March, with $139.

Do I need to plan a trip to Malaysia well in advance?

When organizing a trip to Malaysia, there is no need to plan well in advance as the annual occupation is 34%.

Which months offer the highest availability?

February, March and April are, in order of highest to lowest, the months that have the largest number of properties available, with an average availability of 71%, 70%, and 68%. During these three months, you will be sure to find a vacation rental that suits you.

When are there fewer vacation rental options available in Malaysia?

The accommodations in Malaysia reach their peak in demand in December, with an availability rate of 59%. The second most requested month is January, with 59%, and the third is November with 63%. However, it's not necessary to worry because even during the busiest months the availability rate average is 60%. It will therefore be effortless to find your dream rental no matter the time of year.

How many rentals does Holidu have in Malaysia?

We have collected the offers from 8 different partners in Malaysia, so we can offer you around 18,000 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing!

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