Port Dickson, PD to locals, is a seaside town situated in Negeri Sembilan. It’s only an hour’s drive from the capital, Kuala Lumpur. This scenic coastal district is a favorite vacation spot for both local and foreign tourists. Teeming with history and culture, Port Dickson has a laid back ambience and rustic setting. This is one of the reasons why people flock here to relax and unwind during holidays and weekends.
For families or groups of friends, a mid-range PD hotel would be an ideal choice. Among the most reviewed mid-range hotels are:
- Corus Paradise Resort Port Dickson
With room rates starting at $40, this hotel is about 40 minutes away from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Guests have left positive reviews about this hotel primarily because of the room service, tea and coffee maker, private bathroom and a fitness centre. There’s also a restaurant, coffee shop and live music. For a low-priced hotel, this can be considered good value. The downside is that they only provide free WiFi service to one device; and only for 24 hours. This place also doesn’t accept debit cards.
- The Guest Hotel and Spa
Room rates in this hotel average $37 a night. Since this is a spa hotel, it prides itself in offering massages and other spa services to its guests. It extends hotel pick up, transfers, and luggage storage services to guests for a minimal fee. The rooms are compact but clean, and offer free toiletries.
For people who need to be online all the time, this hotel has free WiFi through the entire property. There is also a fitness centre, swimming pool, and restaurant. Some guests book they stay here for weekend spa parties and other celebrations.
- Lexis Hibiscus PD
This hotel has larger villas for big groups or families. Rates average upwards of $72 per night at the Premium Tower Seaview room. Of the three, this one has the most modern facilities. It has a spa, different swimming pools, parking, 24-hour room service, luggage storage and free WiFi. It also has provisions for guests with disabilities as well as a bar for guests who wish to have a nightcap. Its selling point is its location. This hotel is virtually at the centre of where all the action is. Getting to and from a destination is easier for guests staying here.
Port Dickson can get busy during tourist season so it’s advisable to plan your trip and book your accommodations early. When choosing a hotel, you should consider its proximity to the places you’ll be going to. If you are bringing a vehicle, find one that offers parking space for your convenience.