Located on the beautiful Tioman Island, Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only is set amidst a tropical rainforest. It features an outdoor pool, 2 dining options and elegant accommodation with a terrace. Tastefully decorated, the suites and villas come with classic wooden interiors and windows that provide natural light. Each stylish unit is equipped with a seating area, flat-screen TV and an attached bathroom. Guests can fish, snorkel or go on a diving trip. Tamarind Tioman Restaurant serves a spread of Indochinese and Thai dishes, while Western specialities are offered at Mandi-Mandi Restaurant. Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only is a 20-minute boat ride from Tioman Airport. Buffet and ala carte breakfast is served at Tamarind Tioman Restaurant.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.


Golf course (within 3 km)


Spa and wellness centre


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Room type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 2:
2 single beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property has told us they’re making considerable investments and efforts towards sustainability by taking steps that can have environmental and social impact. We’ve worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable programme – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Tioman Island
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Gareth
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Superb attentive staff who went out of their way to make our stay special. Beautiful location, lovely food, spectacular private beach.
  • Ankers
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Wow just wow, Japamala absolutely blew us away! From the ferry pick up with Edwin we knew we were in for a treat in our 3 day stay. The resort ticks all the boxes for us, small , personal, environmentally aware, and just superb service provided in...
  • Sim
    Natural view, Environment, service, cleanliness and food

Property surroundings

2 restaurants on site

  • Tamarind Tioman
    • Cuisine
      Indonesian • Malaysian • Thai • Local • Asian • International
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch • Dinner
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free
  • Il Tempio
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Resort facilities of Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • 2 restaurants
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Private beach area
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Private beach area
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Wake-up service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Designated smoking area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Laptop safe
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Air conditioning
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Adult only
  • Salt-water pool
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Full body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
    Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Malay

House rules

Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 22:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


From 07:00 to 12:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Sustainability Tax (Cukai Kelestarian) by the Pahang State Government from 1 February 2022, all guests will be subjected to a mandatory Sustainability Tax of RM 3.00 per room per night and only applicable for all types of accommodation rooms for hotel visitors throughout the State of Pahang. These amounts will be collected upon checkout by the hotel, on behalf of the Federal Government.

Due to the remote location of Japamala and occasional adverse weather conditions, WiFi and Internet connectivity service disruption is plausible. There is no mobile reception or coverage at the resort

All of our rooms are built based on Samadhi’s philosophy of preserving the sanctity of its natural surroundings. Most of the room has different layout and design. For any specific request related to room layout such as will be strongly subject to availability upon arrival. Nevertheless, Japamala Resort will be striving to ensure the best stay experience for all guests.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

FAQs about Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only

  • Room options at Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only include:

    • Suite
    • Villa
    • Double

  • Check-in at Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The prices at Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only is 5 miles from the centre of Tioman Island. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only has 2 restaurants:

    • Il Tempio
    • Tamarind Tioman

  • Japamala Resort by Samadhi - Adults Only offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Beachfront
    • Hand massage
    • Beach
    • Spa facilities
    • Walking tours
    • Full body massage
    • Swimming Pool
    • Private beach area
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Head massage