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Alaya Malai

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On the beach, beach towels
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Overview of Alaya Malai

Alaya Malai

3 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Lot 3 Jalan Pantai Merang, Kg Mengabang Tapah, Setiu, Terengganu, 21010

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMerang Jetty17 min walk
  • Popular LocationSutra Beach19 min walk
  • Popular LocationInstitut Teknologi Petroleum8 min drive
  • AirportKuala Terengganu (TGG-Sultan Mahmood)33 min drive

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About this area

Setiu

Located in Setiu, Alaya Malai is on the beach. While the natural beauty of Sutra Beach and Pagar Besi Beach can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can head to Merang Jetty. Scuba diving and snorkelling offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and cave exploring nearby.

What's nearby

  • Merang Jetty - 17 min walk
  • Sutra Beach - 19 min walk
  • Institut Teknologi Petroleum - 8 min drive
  • Batu Rakit Mosque - 12 min drive
  • Pagar Besi Beach - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Kuala Terengganu (TGG-Sultan Mahmood) - 33 min drive

About this property

Alaya Malai

3-star bed & breakfast on the beach, near Merang Jetty
Guests at this beach bed & breakfast will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 6 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. Guests will also find furnished balconies, LED TVs and coffee makers.
Alaya Malai offers 6 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to furnished balconies. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Setiu bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Bike rentals
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Library

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding; children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property from 1 January 2022. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: MYR 75 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Alaya Malai B&B Setiu
Alaya Malai B&B
Alaya Malai Setiu
Alaya Malai Setiu
Alaya Malai Bed & breakfast
Alaya Malai Bed & breakfast Setiu

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 14 out of 16 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 16 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 16 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 16 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 16 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Undoubtedly the best hotel in Merang! Highly recommended if catching an early boat from Merang to Redang. Few mins away from Merang Jetty.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
We had a wonderful Time there, our Host were perfect and treated us like friends. The food is very good as well, morning pancakes are wonderful. Budi was of great help when we had to book for our day trip, you don't have to take care of anything. the place is cute and classy. We loved our stay there, we even extend of one night. Thanks for everything Budi and Toni!
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff and service went above any expectation. friendly and genuine and was helpful beyond what is normally expected. The owners Budhi and Tony are lovely people.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Nice place to relax..
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2018