5 Star Luxury Hotel In Ipoh

To be fair, there are really just two 5 star hotels in Ipoh! You can read more about what each of the two Ipoh 5 star resorts offer below. Not surprisingly, they are some of the best hotels in Ipoh!

And to give you more options, we have added the best 4 star hotels to this list of 5 star hotels in Ipoh too, together with their price range and perks!

Get ready to treat yourself to one of these luxury hotels in Ipoh!

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5 Star Hotel In Ipoh

There may not be a 5 star hotel in Ipoh Old Town (yet anyways). However, even if they’re 15 minutes’ drive away from the touristy spots, it’s hard to find fault with the existing 2 resorts!

1. The Haven All Suite Resort, Ipoh

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Let your whole family experience a true 5-star hotel experience at The Haven All Suite Resort, Ipoh.

The Haven Resort Hotel In Ipoh
The Haven Resort Hotel In Ipoh – photo belongs to the respective hotel

The contemporary family suites are large and comfortable. Make sure to allocate at least 1 day to make use of all the facilities while you’re there!

Relax In The Infinity Pool And Admire The Scenery At The Haven Resort
Relax In The Infinity Pool And Admire The Scenery At The Haven Resort – photo credits to secondkulture (Instagram – website secondkulture.com)

What you’ll like:

  • Scenic jogging path
  • Incredible outdoor pool
  • Great service
  • Peaceful location
  • Ample parking
The one bedroom Lakeview Suite in The Haven Resort Hotel & Residences in Ipoh - more Ipoh hotels on www.travelswithsun.com
The one bedroom Lakeview Suite in The Haven Resort Hotel & Residences in Ipoh

Good to know:

  • Cooking is at additional charge
  • Poor WiFi and mobile connection
  • All suites have a balcony facing the pool
  • Lost World Of Tambun is a short drive away
  • Address: Jalan Haven Persiaran Lembah Perpaduan Tambun, 31150 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-540 0000
  • Price Range: ~ From RM400 to RM600 (2 Pax)
  • Read Our Full Review Of The Haven Resort

2. The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat

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Essentially neighbors with and the direct competitor of The Haven:

Sunway’s The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat offers an altogether different atmosphere despite having a similar setting (limestone hills, lush greenery and a magnificent outdoor pool).

The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat Ipoh
The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat (Photo belongs to the resort)

This is because kids are not allowed for the romantic villa stays with private hotsprings, pools and gardens.

You can have your own private pool at The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat
You can have your own private pool at The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat – photo credits to jameskkf (Instagram)

What you’ll like:

  • Delicious food from 2 on-site restaurants
  • Hot springs, natural steam caves and spa services
  • Accommodating and well-trained staff
  • Spacious villas
  • Tip top facilities
Thermal steam cave at The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat
Thermal steam cave at The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat – photo credits to donnatan10 (Instagram)

Good to know:

  • Food is very expensive (no Chinese style food)
  • Resident monkeys can be a nuisance
  • Jeff’s Cellar (fine dining in a cave! this is one of the best fine dining venues in Ipoh)
Jeff's Cellar at The Banjaran Hot Springs Retreat
Jeff’s Cellar at The Banjaran Hot Springs Retreat – photo credits to kkm3683 (Instagram)
  • Address: 1, Persiaran Lagoon, Sunway 3, 31150 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-210 7777
  • Price Range: ~ From RM1,600 to RM1,800 (2 Pax)

4 Star Hotels In Ipoh

3. WEIL Hotel Ipoh

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WEIL Hotel Ipoh is probably the closest you can get to a 5 star hotel in Ipoh city!

The Exterior Front Of Weil Hotel Ipoh
The Exterior Front Of Weil Hotel Ipoh – photo belongs to the hotel

The centrally-located and stylish hotel has well-equipped rooms perfectly suited for business or leisure.

Elegant Telegraph Cozy Room (Concept Style) At Weil Hotel Ipoh
Elegant Telegraph Cozy Room (Concept Style) At Weil Hotel Ipoh – photo belongs to the hotel

And to top that, the hotel is directly connected to one of Ipoh’s most loved shopping malls, Ipoh Parade too!

What you’ll like:

  • Infinity pool at the top
  • Rooftop bar
  • Western and Malaysian food served at multiple on-site restaurants
  • Helpful staff
  • Walking distance to Tong Sui Kai (Ipoh’s dessert street)
  • Very clean
The Deck Gastrobar on the rooftop of Weil Hotel
The Deck Gastrobar on the rooftop of Weil Hotel – photo credits to vampcher (Instagram)

Good to know:

  • Breakfast is not included
  • Guest parking is quite confusing
  • Address: 292, Jalan Sultan Idris Shah, 30000 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-208 2228
  • Price Range: ~ From RM300 (2 Pax)
  • Read Our Full Review Of Weil Hotel Ipoh

4. M Roof Hotel & Residences

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This chic boutique hotel has a rooftop infinity pool as well. Although its location is a bit further from Ipoh Old Town!

The Rooftop Infinity Pool Of M Roof Hotel & Residences Ipoh
The Rooftop Infinity Pool Of M Roof Hotel & Residences Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

They have rooms as well as service apartments including 3-bedroom apartments!

What you’ll like:

  • Very comfortable soft beds
  • Tasteful interior
  • Spacious bathrooms
  • Parking for guests
  • Good gym facilities
Beautiful Rooms At M Roof Hotel & Residences Ipoh
Beautiful Rooms At M Roof Hotel & Residences Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

Good to know:

  • No room service
  • 2 on-site restaurants – Oldtown Grand and The Morning After
  • Address: Jalan Dato Lau Pak Kuan, Taman Ipoh, 31400 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-547 1777
  • Price Range: ~ From RM160 to RM250 (2 Pax)

5. Impiana Hotel Ipoh

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Impiana Hotel Ipoh is strategically located in the center of Ipoh.

Lobby Of Impiana Hotel Ipoh
Lobby Of Impiana Hotel Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

If you don’t mind the dated furniture and design, this 4 star hotel in Ipoh still has its charms! Even if it’s one of the oldest!

Modern Rooms At Impiana Hotel Ipoh
Modern Rooms At Impiana Hotel Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

What you’ll like:

  • Hospitality
  • Parking for guests
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spacious rooms
  • Breakfast
Outdoor Pool At Impiana Hotel Ipoh
Outdoor Pool At Impiana Hotel Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

Good to know:

  • No elevator between the basement parking to hotel lobby
    Limited gym facilities
  • Get a room that faces the neighboring turf club (you may be able to see horses racing!)
  • Address: 18, Jalan Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, 30250 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-255 5555
  • Price Range: ~ From RM190 (2 Pax)

6. Hotel Casuarina @ Meru

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Just a 5 minute walk from Amanjaya Bus Terminal, Hotel Casuarina @ Meru has comfortable rooms with cheery colors and sufficient amenities.

Casuarina@Meru
[email protected] – photo credits to booking.com

With a car, this affordable Ipoh luxury hotel is still fairly close to malls and the Sunway Lost World of Tambun Water Park.

What you’ll like:

  • Delicious breakfast
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Family rooms
  • Polite staff
  • Close to many eateries
Room At Casuarina@Meru
Room At [email protected] – photo credits to booking.com

Good to know:

  • Limited parking behind the hotel
  • No swimming pool
  • Address: No. 1-C, Jalan Meru Casuarina, Bandar Meru Raya, 30020 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-529 9999
  • Price Range: ~ From RM180 to RM200 (2 Pax)

7. Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh

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Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh is much more than the average Ipoh homestay. It can easily accommodate up to 18 people at a time!

Unique Architecture Of Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh
Unique Architecture Of Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

The large bungalow in a residential neighborhood has its own swimming pool and barbecue facilities. And is fully furnished!

Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh Is Built Around The Outdoor Pool
Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh Is Built Around The Outdoor Pool – photo credits to booking.com

What you’ll like:

  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Modern furnishings
  • Clean and tidy
  • Unique house layout
  • Private parking
  • WiFi for all rooms
One Of The Bedrooms Inside The Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh
One Of The Bedrooms Inside The Atlantis Pool Villa Tambun Ipoh – photo credits to booking.com

Good to know:

  • Short drive away from Lost World of Tambun or AEON Mall Kinta City
  • There is a RM500 security deposit
  • No dining table
  • Staircases are not very elderly-friendly

Of course, there are other notable pool villas in the area; just check out our article on the best villas with a private pool in Ipoh for a choice selection!

  • Address: 5, Lengkok Tambun Permai 2, Taman Tambun Permai, 31400 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +6012-576 7855
  • Price Range: ~ From RM1,125 (8 Pax)

8. Meru Suites At Meru Valley Resort

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Meru Valley Resort is one of the most prestigious residential areas in Ipoh. And it is home to a lovely golf course with its own club house and restaurant. Along with many other sports facilities besides – Tennis court, swimming pool, etc.

Meru Valley Club House At Meru Valley Resort
Meru Valley Club House At Meru Valley Resort – photo belongs to the hotel

Staying here, you can enjoy the immense and well-maintained greenery around either by walking, or cycling. Because staying at Meru Suites at Meru Valley Resort entitles you to free bicycle rental too.

Scenic Golf Course At Meru Valley Resort
Scenic Golf Course At Meru Valley Resort – photo belongs to the hotel

Each of the air-conditioned units come with a functional kitchenette. Guests have access to barbeque facilities, an on-site restaurant as well as a spa center!

Contemporary Meru Suites At Meru Valley Resort
Contemporary Meru Suites At Meru Valley Resort – photo belongs to the hotel

What you’ll like:

  • Beautiful property that is enjoyable for outdoor activities like walking, jogging and cycling
  • Many facilities including a tennis court, spa center (plus sauna), swimming pool and fitness center
  • Free bicycle rental
  • Private and secure area
  • Clean and comfortable units
  • On-site restaurant
  • Smooth check-in process
  • Convenient for those who want to golf at Meru Valley
  • Parking provided

Good to know:

  • They do have shuttles for the airport (additional cost)
  • Limited food options (need a car to get to town)
  • No on-site convenience store
  • Service stops after 8pm
  • Address: Jalan Bukit Meru, 30020 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-5293300
  • Price Range: ~ From RM400 (2 Pax)

9. Sojourn Guest House

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Sojourn Guest House is in the same building as Herbaline spa. And walking in, it does smell very much the part with lemongrass essence in the air everywhere in the building.

Sojourn Guest House At Ipoh
Sojourn Guest House At Ipoh – photo belongs to the hotel

Rooms are spacious, tastefully decorated, clean and have well-planned layouts and carry all the modern necessities including an iron and ironing board.

Furthermore, every level of the hotel has its own lounge where there are books, tea, and water dispensers.

The only complaints arise from light sleepers to whom the air conditioning units and hallway noises are more apparent.

Rooms At Sojourn Guest House Ipoh
Rooms At Sojourn Guest House Ipoh – photo belongs to the hotel

What you’ll like:

  • Friendly service
  • Stunning interior
  • Sheltered guest parking is available
  • Secure property (access card for guests)
  • There is a restaurant on-site (Mama Kim)
  • Spa-like atmosphere
  • Close to many eateries (if you have a car)
  • Comfortable stay with convenient access to a spa
  • Amenities are all still new

Good to know:

  • Rooms are not soundproof
  • Parking is based on availability
  • There is a rooftop garden
  • Cash deposit of RM200 is expected at check-in
  • Showers are solar-powered (less hot water on rainy days)
  • Address: 145, Jalan Sultan Abdul Jalil, Pusat Perdagangan Greentown, 30450 Ipoh, Perak
  • Contact: +605-2491333
  • Price Range: ~ From RM250 (2 Pax)

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Conclusion

There may not be as many 5 star hotels in Ipoh as there are in Penang or Kuala Lumpur.

But they are unlike any 5 star hotel you’ve ever stayed at! A perfect way to enjoy Ipoh’s greatest natural wonders (i.e. limestone hills) and to end a day in Ipoh!

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