Receiptionist tel. & fax no. : +609 6903 192 , Line II : +609 6971 990 | Mobile : +6019 983 0991 (Ain) , +6019 913 0990 (Saiful) | Email : ,


Perhentian Island JettyThe surrounding of jettyTransit to the Perhentian IslandAccess to other interesting places

There are lots of interesting places to visit on the main land besides the Perhentian, Redang, and Lang Tengah islands including Pasar Siti Khadijah (formely known as Pasar Bulat) in Kota Bharu City, and Pasar Tani Kuala Besut on every Friday and Monday morning. There are also lots of budget hotels around Kuala Besut Jetty and we are pleased to invite you to stay at our budget hotel named Ain Budget Hotel. Why many visitors choose us? Because we have meals and gift vouchers for them.

Budget Hotel nearest to the Perhentian IslandVisit interesting places on the main landAin Budget Hotel, Kuala Besut
Ain Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget Hotel
Ain Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget Hotel

Below are the latest pricing for the hotels;

Room type
Air-cond room rates (MYR)
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Check-in at any time start 2.00pm and check-out at 12:00 noon. The room key must be fetched and returned over the receptionist / counters. Half-day stay is also available at the same rates. Each room are available for maximum of 4 person.
(inclusive of 1 pillow)
Ain Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget Hotel
Ain Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget HotelAin Holidays Budget Hotel

It is not compulsory to make reservations in advanced for budget hotels as the receptionists are available over there during the office hours. However we are always waiting for you to request for room booking via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We can guarantee that you will never regret to stay either 2 or 3 nights at our budget hotels as you will get more benefits from your holidays.

WiFi Internet accessCar and vehicle parkPublic phoneClinic and hospitalBanksShopping centresMosquesRestaurants

Perhentian Island provide accommodation and facilities like other places in Malaysia like car park, public phone, clinic, hospital, banks, money exchanger, mini market, Internet access, and shopping centres. There are mosques for Muslim visitors to perform prayers as usual. Restaurants are compulsory which consists of small and exclusive class. The most important thing is about the tourist information centre that able to assist you in almost everything about the local accommodation.

We have main land budget hotel at Kuala Besut Jetty for you to stay before or after reaching Perhentian Island. Noted that it is important for scuba divers that will go home by using flight to take 48 hours rest after diving. We have both air-conditioner and fan rooms for you to choose at reasonable room rates. You may wish to use Internet access (WiFi) that we offer for FREE around our budget hotel, office, and restaurant.

CIMB Bank ATMMaybank ATMVISA Credit Card acceptedMastercard acceptedAgroBank available in Kuala BesutBank Simpanan Nasional available in Kuala Besut

Other accommodation are like money exchanging, ATM, express bus ticket, taxi, flight, and boat ticket are also available around Kuala Besut Jetty. The nearest ATM is Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN), and Agro Bank those support MEPS. Other banks like Maybank, CIMB, Bank Islam, and RHB ATM machines are available in Jerteh town which is about 12 kilometers away from Kuala Besut Jetty. You are advised to bring sufficient cash before getting into the island because there might be additional credit card service charge applicable on every transaction made.

Souvenirs from Perhentian IslandMemorize your visits to Perhentian IslandAin Souvenirs & Gifts shopLots of choices

Do not let your visit gone away without bringing back the souvenirs and gifts from Perhentian Island. There are lots of souvenir and gift shops at the Perhentian Island and around the Kuala Besut Jetty. We have the shop with multiple choice of items like T-shirt, jeans, short pants, sandals, and also gifts like 'Perhentian Island Cole', toys and much more at the most reasonable price. Do remember to grab them from our shop before returning home.

GiftsPerhentian souvenirs
SouvenirsAin gifts & souvenirs

If you need special souvenirs or gifts like your name carved on the bamboo or key-chain, please make your order by clicking here. You also need to make booking if you need souvenirs and gifts in large amount like 500 units of 'Perhentian Island Tags'. We are also able to post them directly to you through courier services.

RestaurantsHalal foodNearby to the jettyGot free WiFi

There are lots of food choices especially for Perhentian Island tourists. We value your visit and will let you taste Perhentian Island local food and meals. If you were non-Malaysians, you might want to taste the 'Besut Nasi Kukus'. Some tourists told us that its taste are differed from 'Nasi Dagang' and 'Nasi Lemak'. A taste may vary and you will know yourselves when you reach here soon.

Do never worry about the cleanness and tidiness for food serving. You will watch us preparing your meals live. Our restaurants sell 'halal' meals and our neighbours offer 'non-halal' meals for only non-Muslims. We are able to serve you with your desired order if you have food allergic. We also have vegetarian meals. Enjoy our special 'Nasi Kukus' at our restaurant at the best price while using FREE WiFi.

If you wish to have catering services or special meals set, please let us know the details including no. of person, venue, date and time by contacting us here. Our direct e-mail address is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . We will response to your e-mail later.

Slow boat services for Perhentian Island visitorsFast boat services for Perhentian Island visitorsWater taxi services for Perhentian Island visitors

A long time ago, there are ferry, slow, and fast boat as the water transportation services, but currently there are only speed or fast boat available as the transport to the Perhentian Island. At the moment speed boat services are always available for Kuala Besut Jetty to Perhentian Island and vice versa. Other destinations are like Pulau Rawa, Redang, Susu Dara, and Lang Tengah are also available.

Boat transfer way trips Fares (MYR) Distance (minutes) Remarks
Kuala Besut Jetty - Perhentian Island 70.00 / adult

Return trip per person. Single trips might vary. These price are for references only and subject to change by the service providers. Noted that Malaysia Marine Park conservation fee MYR 5.00 per adult and MYR 2.00 per child will be charged separatelty at the Kuala Besut Jetty before departing to Perhentian Island. Please provide your valid identity including full name and passport no. for security and safety reasons.

Boat are available from Kuala Besut Jetty to Perhentian Island as listed below;
9:00 a.m. till 4:30 p.m.

and from Perhentian Island to Kuala Besut Jetty;
8:00 a.m. , 12:00 noon , and 4:00 p.m.

35.00 / child
0.00 / infant
Around Perhentian Island sea side
(Water taxi)
Please contact us
Single trip per person. Children fares are also same. This boat are available nearby to the Perhentian Island sea side. No ticket will be issued.

Note that speed boat are only able to bring you from the Kuala Besut Jetty to the nearer desired hotels but not directly to the lobby. You have to take another boat called 'water taxi' as shown above nearby the Perhentian Island sea side. There will be separate charge for water taxi which is MYR 2.00 per person without issued ticket. Water taxi will always available nearby the Perhentian Island sea side to bring you to your chosen hotel.

Marine Park conservation fee applicableLife jacket during way trip to and from Perhentian IslandNo smoking on the boatJetty zoneLuggage is allowed on the boat

You are advised to subscribe to the life insurance because it is excluded from the fares listed above. The boats do only equipped with life jackets and all tourists are compulsory to wear it appropriately for safety reasons. Smoking on the boats during the journey are prohibited because the boat fuel tank is located under the seats.

We are always ready to assist you simplify your way trips by only making one-time payment and prevent you from missing your boat. Please do drop us an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You can also click here to contact us via the provided online form.