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Featured Hostels in Tanah Rata

Father's Guest House
2 out of 5
Number 4 Jalan Mentigi, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM69 per night

Situated in the mountains, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Parit Falls, Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf Club. Cameron Highland ...

4.3/5Excellent! (802 reviews)

"Comfortable enough and helpful staff. Like this place."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2020

Father's Guest House
Garden Guest House
2 out of 5
7A, Jalan Lembah Jasar, Tanah Rata, Pahang
Free cancellation
The price is RM82 per night

Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Parit Falls, Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf Club. Cameron Highland Night ...

Garden Guest House
De' Native Guest House - Hostel
2 out of 5
Lot 47, Jalan Tengolok, Tanah Rata
The price is RM80 per night

Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Parit Falls and within 3 miles (5 km) of Cameron Highland Golf Club and Cameron Highland Night Market. ...

3.2/5 (23 reviews)
Could not recommend this more for travellers

"Amazing people and hosts, basic accommodation but comfortable enough. The host Krishna makes everyone's experience unique - i couldn't recommend this more for travellers on a budget who want to meet other interesting people from around the world."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2018

De' Native Guest House - Hostel
Sleepbox Hotel - Hostel
2 out of 5
5-2 Marigold Square, Jalan Besar, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM55 per night

Located in the heart of Tanah Rata, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Cameron Highland Golf Club, Cameron Highland Night Market and Sam Poh Temple. Mossy ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (16 reviews)

"The best hostel I’ve stayed in - really clean, lovely friendly staff, privacy with the curtain and being in your own ‘box’, breakfast, tea/coffee included and you can book day trips easily."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2019

Sleepbox Hotel - Hostel
KRS Pines
2 out of 5
No 7, Jalan Mentigi, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM50 per night

Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Parit Falls, Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf Club. Cameron Highland Night ...

3/5 (118 reviews)

"overall ok"…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2019

KRS Pines
CH Travellers Inn
2 out of 5
71C, Persiaran Camellia 4, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM118 per night

Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Parit Falls and within 3 miles (5 km) of Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf ...

3.7/5Good! (56 reviews)

"I like all about this property"…"

Reviewed on 17 Dec 2019

CH Travellers Inn
Traveller Bunker Hostel 1
2 out of 5
82 B-D , Persiaran Camelia 4, Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM136 per night

Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Parit Falls and within 3 miles (5 km) of Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Wow!

"Was an amazing jostle, better than K was expecting"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Traveller Bunker Hostel 1
Westwood Highland - Hostel
2 out of 5
4B Jalan Batu 51, Kampung Raja, Cameron Highlands, Kampung Raja, Pahang
The price is RM75 per night

Situated in Ulu Telom, this hostel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Mossy Forest and within 9 miles (15 km) of Ee Feng Gu Bee Farm and Raju Hill Strawberry Farm. Kea ...

4.2/5Very Good! (37 reviews)

"Very cosy. The host Troji is friendly and helpful in many ways too. Highly recommend for backpackers or someone who seek peace and quiet to stay here."…"

Reviewed on 23 Dec 2019

Westwood Highland - Hostel
DownTown Bunkers
2 out of 5
No 24 Main Road Tanah Rata, Tanah Rata, Pahang
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Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Parit Falls and within 3 miles (5 km) of Cameron Highland Golf Club and Cameron Highland Night Market. ...

DownTown Bunkers
R&R Budget Inn - Hostel
2 out of 5
No. 13, Jalan Besar, Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Pahang
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Situated in the business district, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Parit Falls, Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf Club. Cameron ...

3.5/5Good! (6 reviews)

"Good facilities"…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2019

R&R Budget Inn - Hostel
Bed Station Guest House - Hostel
2 out of 5
11-2, First Floor, Marigold Square, Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM50 per night

Situated in Tanah Rata, this golf hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Parit Falls, Cameron Highland Golf Club and Cameron Highland Night Market. Orang Asli Settlement ...

3/5 (3 reviews)
Just okay

"Carpet in the room gave a bad smell and water boiler was not warm enough. Its feels like using regular water instead of warm water."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2018

Bed Station Guest House - Hostel
Farm Guest House
1.5 out of 5
No. 6, Jalan Lembah Jasar, Tanah Rata, Pahang
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Situated in Tanah Rata, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Parit Falls, Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation and Cameron Highland Golf Club. Cameron Highland Night ...

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Casa Loma Cameron Highlands
Casa Loma Cameron Highlands
2.5 out of 5
Jalan Gereja, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM233 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (11 reviews)
Un très bel endroit

"Court séjour de deux nuits mais nous avons bien apprécié l’endroit. Situé au bout d’une petite route montante, l’endroit est tranquille. Nous avons cependant eu des voisins très bruyants la première nuit car bien que l’aménagement soit très joli, l’insonorisation laisse à désirer. Bon accueil et ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2020

Casa Loma Cameron Highlands
Cameron Highlands Resort
Cameron Highlands Resort
5 out of 5
By The Golf Course, Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM500 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (443 reviews)

"Very nice Colonial setting. Quaint looking with a lot of charm. Only downside was noise from the main road"…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Cameron Highlands Resort
Century Pines Resort
Century Pines Resort
3.5 out of 5
Lot 42, Jalan Masjid, Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Pahang
The price is RM216 per night
3.6/5Good! (800 reviews)

"This is my second visit i m very happy and i am a hotelier myself. Only one thing breakfast need to improve especially refilling food."…"

Reviewed on 18 Feb 2020

Century Pines Resort
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for somewhere affordable to stay in Tanah Rata, one of the 11 hostels here could be a great choice for you. No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodation options all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social environment

Hostels are a great way to stay in Tanah Rata for good value, so you can save your money for going out. You'll find local tours and other activities to enjoy, and the gardens create an appealing natural setting.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Tanah Rata?

The weather can be important when you're discovering new places, so here's some information that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically March and April, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 32° C and night-time temperatures average 22° C
  • April-June: 32° C is the daytime average and 23° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 31° C and night-time averages are around 23° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 31° C during the day and 23° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 65 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Tanah Rata?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might enjoy these places:

Natural Features
  • Parit Falls
  • Boh Tea Plantation
  • Cactus Point
Additional Attractions
  • Cameron Highland Golf Club
  • Night Market
  • Orang Asli Settlement

Overall, Tanah Rata is known for its:

  • Tours
  • Gardens
  • Excursions
  • Cultural attractions

How to Get to Tanah Rata and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Ipoh (IPH-Sultan Azlan Shah), located 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away from the city centre.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Tanah Rata?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Tanah Rata, one of the 11 hostels here might be a great option. By choosing a hostel, you can cut your spending on lodging and save more of your money for exploring during your trip. You can enjoy activities like hiking trails, and the gardens create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in many forms, but all of them have three main qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social atmosphere and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Tanah Rata?
Based on our customers’ reviews, these hostels in Tanah Rata have the highest ratings: Father’s Guest House - Guests can enjoy free WiFi and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find towels and linens in all rooms. De’ Native Guest House - Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. You’ll find showers in all rooms. Garden Guest House - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find showers in all rooms. KRS Pines - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. You’ll find showers and desks in all rooms. Sleepbox Hotel - Hostel - Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find showers, lockers and hairdryers in all rooms.
What's the weather like in Tanah Rata?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually February and March, with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 27°C. Average annual rainfall for Tanah Rata is 1911 mm.
What is there to see and do in Tanah Rata?
Depending on what interests you, you might like to discover the area around Tanah Rata. Get out into nature with places such as Parit Falls, Boh Tea Plantation and Gua Tempurung Limestone Caves. Visit landmarks such as Cameron Bharat Tea Plantation. Locals like to shop at Cameron Highland Night Market and Kea Farm.
What's the best way to get around Tanah Rata?
You’ll find the nearest airport in Ipoh (IPH-Sultan Azlan Shah), 24.1 mi (38.8 km) away from the city centre.