Damai Beach Resort
Teluk Bandung Santubong, outside Kuching (08 284 6999 / damaibeachresort.com). Ideally located beside the rainforest and the sea, Damai Beach Resort is modeled after a fishing village. The attractive resort offers naturally inspired rooms and chalets such as the unusual Baruk Suites: circular two-storey chalets. The resort works hard to provide a full roster of activities and tours for guests. Kids are well catered for with the Kids’ Village, games, computers, a playground, a kids’ pool and specially organised activities. Babysitting services are available upon request.
Permai Rainforest Resort
Jalan Sultan Tengah, Pantai Damai Santubong, Kuching (08 284 6487/ www.permairainforest.com). Embark on a half hour’s drive from Kuching to seek out Permai Rainforest Resort, set at the foot of Mount Santubong in the pristine
Bornean rainforest. The resort is the nature getaway you’ve dreamt of during times of high stress. Stay among the tree tops in a cabin, relax by the beach, and go for a trek where flora and fauna are in abundance. Activities such as night kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, bird watching, flying fox and treasure hunts will ensure that your older kids have a great time.
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai