There may be many reasons why you are heading to Port Dickson, but I bet one of them is to be near the beach! In this article, you’ll find all the best options for a Port Dickson hotel near beach.
Port Dickson’s location on the coast near Kuala Lumpur and a short drive from Singapore makes it a great option when you are looking for a fun weekend beach getaway or as a convenient alternative to KL on a Malaysian stopover. There are many Port Dickson beach resort options and I will share the best ones with you here.
Note that when looking for a hotel near Port Dickson beach, they can be a mixed bag. You do generally get what you pay for and the cheaper options on this list definitely have some mixed reviews and tend to be ageing in not the best way. At the other end of the spectrum, the top choices for a hotel in Port Dickson near beach are really fantastic and worth the extra ringgit for a treat if you can.
The upside is that there is a lot of variety and you can find a Port Dickson beach hotel to meet your budget.
In this article, I group the hotels based on how much they cost into three brackets – top end, mid-range and budget. Note that hotels can slide between these brackets depending on your dates and if you find a great deal. Each hotel links to HotelsCombined where you can easily find the best deals.
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Comparison Of The Best Port Dickson Hotels Near Beach
|Avillion Port Dickson||4-star hotel with over-water villas and rooms, beach access and indoor play area||$$$||Click here|
|Thistle Port Dickson||5-star hotel with infinity pool and gym access||$$$||Click here|
|Lexis Hibiscus||5-star hotel with over-water villas, private dip pool and steam room||$$$||Click here|
|PNB Ilham Resort||4-star hotel with two pools, gym, table tennis and water activities||$$$||Click here|
|Glory Beach Resort||3-star hotel with beachfront access, pool, gym, pool bar and a turtle hatchery centre||$$||Click here|
|Hotel Seri Malaysia||Hotel with two pools and restaurant on site||$$||Click here|
|Ancasa Residences||4-star hotel with large pool, gym and spa treatments||$$||Click here|
|D’Wharf Hotel & Serviced Residence||4-star hotel with private beach access, pool, playground and fitness centre||$||Click here|
|Klana Beach Resort||3-star hotel with three pools, golf course and own observatory||$||Click here|
|Bayu Beach Resort||4-star hotel with pool and gym access, water sports||$||Click here|
Top-End Port Dickson Hotel Near Beach
The Avillion Port Dickson is my top recommendation if you are looking for a hotel Port Dickson near beach. It’s located right next to Saujana Beach which is one of the top beaches in the area.
Saujana Beach is a pretty option with services including a playground. There is a night market and many stalls making this an easy place to stay as well.
The resort itself is gorgeous. It’s set in beautiful gardens with many things to look at and learn as you walk around the resort from a petting zoo to an orchid enclosure to a butterfly aviary.
You can also relax in one of the multiple pools including an adults-only pool and one with a water slide. There are many restaurants and lounges as well as water sports and a gym if you want to be more active.
The rooms themselves are great with over-water chalets and land options available. We love the over-water chalets which are spacious and well presented with enough room for a family of four or perfect for a romantic break or honeymoon.
If you are looking for the best beach resort in Port Dickson, I recommend booking the Avillion. You can read our full review here.
The Thistle is another top choice particularly if you are looking for a Port Dickson hotel with private beach.
There are many facilities including a massive, free-form pool which is perfect to cool down or to spend some quality time doing not much. There is also a playground, lego room and kids club making this a top choice of a PD beach resort for families.
Adults may prefer the gym, golf course, bike hire, water sports or the day spa. There is a lot to do at the Thistle!
When you get hungry or thirsty you are well catered to with three restaurants with a variety of cuisines and two bars. At night, you can party in a nightclub!
There are many room types perfect for couples as well as family rooms complete with bunk beds. You can pay extra to be seafront. I love that many rooms have day beds by the windows so you can relax while taking in the view. There are some luxury suites for a special treat.
This hotel in Port Dickson with private beach is perfect for anyone looking for a 5-star hotel with tons of facilities in addition to easy beach access so you never have to leave.
The Lexis Hibiscus has it all! If you are looking for a best beach hotel in Port Dickson which also has rooms on the water with private pools and a mini water park, this is the option for you!
Located in the southern part of Port Dickson, this hotel is in a stunning location and has plenty of beach for you to relax on as well as water sports and the water park mentioned above especially as Pantai Cermin runs right up to the resort.
The water can be a bit murky and if you are looking for a beach to swim at, another option of a Port Dickson resort near beach on this list could be a better choice. But it’s fine for making sandcastles, relaxing and riding on a banana boat!
The Hibiscus is famous for its villas being arranged in a hibiscus shape in the water as pictured above. These villas are just superb too with two big beds, under water viewing panels and all amenities you would expect from a Port Dickson 5-star beach resort.
The best part, however, is definitely the private infinity pools on the balcony. You can also use your own private sauna.
The resort itself also has many facilities so you never need to leave including a pool, the water activities mentioned above, many restaurants, indoor playcentre/kids club, play room, karaoke and more.
This is definitely our favourite option of the Port Dickson beach resort list as long as you don’t mind not having a perfect beach.
The PNB Ilham Resort has one of the best locations in Port Dickson thanks to being right by the Blue Lagoon – one of the best beaches. It’s also very close to Tanjung Tuan and Cape Rachado which are great areas to explore and hike.
The hotel has many facilities including two pools, gym, table tennis and water activities. There are four dining options including room service and more places by the beach to eat.
There are a variety of room types from a standard hotel room to two and three bedroom apartments. They come with fans, air conditioners and the apartments have kitchens (although not fully stocked), dining and living areas. They are quite spacious.
The biggest problem with this hotel at Port Dickson near the beach is that it is over-priced. The cost fits it into this top-end category but many of the rooms are old and have issues and cleanliness in general is a problem at this resort.
However, the location is impossible to beat and if you want to be surrounded by nature and a great beach, this resort is second to none.
Mid-Range Port Dickson Beach Resort
Glory Beach Resort is a top mid-range Port Dickson option for a resort with prime beachfront access to a nice, clean beach. Located in Tanjung Gemok, it’s close to Port Dickson town and many attractions in the area.
Other than the beach, there is a lot to do here. There is a great pool area, tennis court and water slides for kids. You can have a drink without leaving the pool as well thanks to the pool bar.
There is also a playground, squash, beach volleyball and gym and, perhaps the best facility of all, a turtle hatchery centre. Here you can learn about and see turtles while helping a good cause.
There is a beachfront restaurant and a sports bar so you won’t go hungry and will get to enjoy the beach while you eat.
Instead of hotel rooms here, you will find apartments ranging from one to three bedrooms. All up, this is a solid resort option in Port Dickson especially if you are travelling with kids.
The Hotel Seri Malaysia is located opposite Saujana Beach so this is great option if you want a budget hotel in Port Dickson near to beach – although note that the prices aren’t that budget thanks to the prime location.
In addition to the beach across the road, you also have the playground located there and many food stalls as well as the night market.
The hotel itself has two pools including a kiddy pool. There is also a restuarant on site.
Rooms come complete with wifi, air conditioning, television and tea and coffee making facilities. There are twin and family rooms available. The family room is basically a triple room. They are old and could do with a refurbishment.
This Port Dickson beach side hotel is a good choice if you are able to score a good deal on the price if being close to a prime beach is important to you.
Ancasa Residences is a great choice of a hotel in Port Dickson with beach as you are located right on the popular Teluk Kemang beach. It couldn’t be easier to visit a good beach and to do things like swim or enjoy water sports.
At this Port Dickson hotel beside beach, you’ll also find a large pool, gym, three dining options and spa treatments. You can sing away at karaoke and then enjoy some room service in your room.
The rooms are great for groups or people who want to self-cater. There are many apartments available here with up to three bedrooms making this a great option for families and groups.
There is much to like about this resort. However, it also gets mixed reviews thanks to the fact that some of the rooms are showing their age. They are currently working on refurbishing them so this should be improved maybe already by the time you are reading this! The resort also has problems keeping the pool clean.
However, for the price at this location and for apartments, you can get a great deal.
Budget Hotel Near Port Dickson Beach
The D’Wharf Hotel & Serviced Residence is a great choice of a budget hotel Port Dickson near beach. Despite being 4-star rated, booking in advance with a great deal can push this into the budget hotel near Port Dickson beach category.
This is a hotel in PD with private beach, although it’s not recommend to swim at this beach – so if this is an important option for you, I recommend another resort on this list. However, there is a pool where you can swim all day long. Other facilities include a playground and gym.
The location of this hotel is great. It is very central and only 160 metres from Waterfront City and close to Regina Mall making this a great option for people who like to shop and be near to everything. It’s also new having only opened in 2018 which makes it a real bargain for the price and also means they are adding more facilities as time goes by.
There are many room types and you can chose from a more basic hotel style room to studio suites and family rooms. The rooms all come with air conditioning, balconies, private bathrooms and tea and coffee making facilities.You can chose a room with a sea view and all are of a good standard.
There are suites that cater up to eight people making this a great choice for groups or large families. The larger suites are apartment style making this a great choice for people who like their space.
If you are looking for a Port Dickson cheap hotel near beach, definitely look up deals for this hotel. It’s a real bargain.
Klana Beach Resort is a good choice when you are looking for a wallet-friendly PD resort near beach as there isn’t a beach directly at the property, but it’s just a five minute walk to the popular Teluk Kemang beach on one side and it has Pantai Purnama on the other. You can see how close it is to Pantai Purnama in the photo below.
This resort if particularly a good choice for families with family rooms and two and three bedroom apartments. Rooms all come with tea and coffee making facilities, TV and air conditioning. The rooms are on the old side but they are a good standard for the price. Note, there is an extra charge for towels!
Outside, you’ll find three pools including a water slide in one pool and a ladies-only pool. There is a restaurant but no alochol is available or allowed at the property.
A huge plus for this resort is the on-site observatory. There are afternoon and evening times when you can visit and learn and see some cool things.
The Bayu Beach Resort is a great choice of the port dickson beach resort hotels if you want direct access to a great beach. The Bayu is right on Pantai Cahaya Negeri, one of the best beaches in Port Dickson. It extra wins with location being opposite a food court as well.
If you tire of the beach, there is a decent sized pool with a small water slide, jacuzzi, gym, water sports and table tennis.
When hunger strikes, there are a few places to eat or have a drink both inside and out. Western, Malay, Chinese and Indian cuisines are available. There is also a karaoke lounge.
There are a variety of room types to suit everyone from a queen size bed room to a double storey family room. There are also apartment style options with two or three bedrooms, perfect for groups and families.
Unfortunately, many of the rooms are outdated and cleanliness can be an issue. Note that some of the bigger room options (like two and three bedroom options), may not have windows in all rooms. This Port Dickson resort with beach is best suited to people who are happy to sacrifice being at the best resort for a good price and easy beach access.
Map Of Top Hotels In Port Dickson Near Beach
Looking for more Port Dickson hotel options? Read our guide to the best hotels in Port Dickson here or find hotels in Port Dickson with their own private pools here.
You can also read all our Port Dickson guides here.
Joshua is an Australian who has fallen in love with Malaysia! He explores Malaysia at least a few times a year and has previously lived in Penang.