Set amid a tropical jungle, Tunabay Island Resort provides air-conditioned rooms and chalets with a private balcony. This property houses a restaurant and offers guests with a variety of recreational activities. Guests can go diving trip, snorkel or fish. Relaxing on the beach and enjoying a barbecue is another good recreation choice. Bathed in warm light, guest rooms are equipped with a work desk, personal safe and seating area. Shower facilities and toiletries are in the private bathroom. Select rooms offers views of the mountain or garden. Tuna Bay Restaurant serves a spread of local, Western as well as Chinese dishes. Delicious barbecued dishes are also served. Island Resort Tunabay is a 45-minute speedboat ride from Kuala Besut Jetty. Kota Bahru Airport is a 1-hour drive from Kuala Besut Jetty.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Perhentian Islands
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Janet
    United States of America United States of America
    A gorgeous spot with crystal clear water with an amazing coral reef right in front. Simple but comfortable bungalows with decks and with excellent air con and strong WiFi. The staff is wonderful; helpful and kind. They can arrange all manner of...
  • Harnek
    Malaysia Malaysia
    Staff was very very friendly, room and location was very clean... perfect resort to stay.
  • Sinead
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The location is the best on the island. The rooms are exactly as photos. Food and drinks (inc beer )in the restaurant are great value and available all day. Comfortable sun beds and umbrellas. Thank you Yanni, Jimmy & all the team. Breakfast is a...

Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

Resort facilities at Tuna Bay Island Resort

Most popular amenities
  • Beachfront
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Beachfront
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling
    Additional charge
  • Diving
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Wifi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Currency exchange
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Convenience store on site
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Malay
  • Chinese

House rules

Tuna Bay Island Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM


From 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 4 years
Crib upon request
5+ years
Extra bed upon request
MYR 130 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Tuna Bay Island Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

From 1st January 2023, a tourist tax of RM 10 per room per night is applied to all foreign guests. This tax is not included in the room rate and must be paid upon check-in. Guests with a valid Malaysian Identity Card or valid permanent residents MY PR Card are exempted.

Please inform Tuna Bay Island Resort of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Tuna Bay Island Resort

  • Tuna Bay Island Resort is 1.6 miles from the center of Perhentian Islands. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Tuna Bay Island Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • Yes, Tuna Bay Island Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at Tuna Bay Island Resort include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • Check-in at Tuna Bay Island Resort is from 2:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

  • Guests staying at Tuna Bay Island Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Halal

  • Tuna Bay Island Resort has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The prices at Tuna Bay Island Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.