Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas Named Best Hotel in Malaysia in DestinAsian Readers’ Choice Awards 2023

The prestigious accolade celebrates the region’s leaders in luxury travel

ADES DestinAsian award 2023

Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas, an upscale property located within an integrated luxury resort in Desaru, Johor, named by Time magazine among the World’s Greatest Places, was voted the best hotel in Malaysia in the 2023 DestinAsian Readers’ Choice Awards.

Reflecting the best of the luxury travel industry in the Asia-Pacific region, DestinAsian’s 17th Readers’ Choice Awards serves as a platform for readers to share their appreciation for hospitality they can depend on while ranking hospitality and travel providers based on such criteria as friendliness of staff and service, convenient location, modern facilities, quality of dining options, comfort, and design.

Situated along the Desaru Coast’s pristine beach, in Malaysia’s trendiest destination, the upscale Anantara property caters to the tastes of the most discerning travellers with oceanside residential villas, world-class dining, award-winning Anantara spa, and a host of nature-centric leisure activities that make it such a popular destination with families and urbanites.

“This award means so much. We are delighted that the DestinAsian readers think so highly of Anantara Desaru Coast and recognise our efforts to deliver an exceptional experience for every guest,” said Christian Gerart, General Manager at Anantara Desaru Coast. “As travel returns to pre-pandemic levels, the team is more committed than ever to ensuring that both our repeat guests and travellers who are discovering the destination for the first time have the most memorable holiday moments.”

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