Perhentian Paradise Resort
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... in some western bar called "Oh la la" and had some amazing chicken burgers.
We arrived at the Quiver dive school where we were being taken out for some skills training and our first dive! We walked with all our scuba gear on to Golden Bay. My weight belt was digging into my hip so was quite uncomfortable until we got in the water and inflated our BCD's. We started off really shallow to do some skills. I struggled with taking my regulator out of ...
... seriously, if you want to try finding Nemo, come here!), small moray eels, weird stuff like crocodile fish and Indian Ocean walkmans, cute stuff like porcupine fish and boxfish, and even a small green turtle. Additionally, contrary to diving legend, we also see a couple of blacktip reef sharks too, which is nice! We finish the dive and agree it’s been a good one. We head back and take a break before heading out for our second dive of the day. This ...
... whereas our maximum depth during the dive was 19 meters.
We believe that dive was relatively safe. There were still a lot of sharp objects and ropes down there and the bottom was covered by sea urchins so we had to be able to fully control our buoyancy. We even got inside and swam through the cargo space of the wreck. It was quite dark but very impressive. Regarding the sea life we spotted the following creatures: trigger fish, jenkinīs whipray, sea urchins, map ...
... the island a yearly clean meaning the beaches are spotless but it means every year the locals have to build from scratch. The whole island is just made up with wooden shacks. We walked around the beach after getting dropped off looking confused until some English guy who lives on the island came to help us out. He told us it would be a struggle to find a place to stay due to the island often being over booked near the weekends. He pointed ...
... where Frasers and brothers were still mini humans under control of adults. Those mini-Frasers were then squeezed between their uncle's legs. At the same time, the aforementioned uncle happened to be overcome by a fit of compulsive flatulence. The putrit smells that invaded my lungs back then, and right now, are probably having a little stand-off on the bragging rights down there.
A ten hour freezer box ride later- for some reason, the buses on that route hold some kind ...