• A 128-acre beachfront development, this ultimate bespoke lifestyle experience will include 42 suites, 2 luxury suites and an exclusive 4-bedroom villa. Caressed by lush unspoilt rainforests and kilometres of pristine sands kissed by ocean, discover a haven in nature.
  • All set against the relaxing hum of the ocean breeze which permeates the resort, the collection of suites and exclusive 4-bedroom Villa One offer exceptional levels of seclusion and generous space to relax or entertain.
  • One&Only Desaru Coast will also be home to an indulgent destination spa, introducing traditional and holistic practices fused with modern spa therapies, with overall wellness at its core. A cutting-edge fitness centre –featuring both indoor and outdoor spaces will also be part of the overall lifestyle offering.
  • The destination is a golf-lover’s paradise with The Els Club Desaru Coast nearby, featuring both the Ocean Course, a 27-hole layout designed by 4-time Major Champion, Ernie Els and the Valley Course, a further 18-holes designed in collaboration with Els’ long-standing friend and fellow major champion, Vijay Singh.
  • The resort will become a culinary destination, offering three restaurants, a dynamic bar for the latest in mixology and a Beach Club, each defined by their own distinct ethos, energy, design and flavour, showcasing the bounty of the region. The Beach Club will be a vibrant location where guests and residents alike will want to linger at the water’s edge for hours, to lounge, socialise or play.
  • New experiences will be introduced to discover the best of both land and sea – full of adventure. As with all One&Only properties, the resort will offer innovative programming for families with children whilst carefully preserving space for adults only as well.


We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.

  • Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
  • Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
  • Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
  • Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
  • Complimentary private airport transfers.
  • Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
  • Early check-in and late check-out.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.

A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.



Sitting close to One&Only Desaru Coast, lies the world-class Els Club that offers unparalleled golf play. Perfect for golf enthusiasts and families.

Other Activities

You can also enjoy beach biking, beach soccer and volleyball, 5km morning run, table tennis and traditional Malaysian games.

One Tribe

One Tribe welcomes teens from 11 to 17 years old in their very own exciting chill-out space located in Club One. Scheduled complimentary activities and organised competition invite teens to mix and mingle with friends their own age.

Chat with one of our expert travel designers today to begin planning your perfect vacation

Call: +852 9465 4577

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One&Only Desaru Coast

Unearth our breathtaking collection of luxury suites, a crowning villa, and One and Only Private Homes, all inspired by the beauty and traditions of Malaysia’s enchanting southeast. Showcasing fresh exotic delicacies with flair and flavour; cultivating wellness with new and ancient local wisdoms; curating adventures through unspoilt nature and warm tropical waters; One&Only Desaru Coast will illuminate secrets of the east like never before. Discover your own secluded sanctuaryl, immersed in tropical flora, complete with a private sparkling pool. From king suites with interconnecting room options to a crowning 4-bedroom Villa One, couples, groups, and families can unwind with expansive indoor/outdoor living space.

Indulge your senses with exotic delicacies and European favourites in our world-class restaurants, prepared with flair against idyllic ocean vistas. Savour fresh Mediterranean feasts, from farm to table, tantalising Japanese specialities, Malaysian-inspired nibbles, and expertly barbecued bounties from the sea and the land. Fire your soul with curated adventures through Malaysia’s raw unspoilt nature and warm tropical waters. Get your adrenaline pumping with a range of fitness activities from tennis and padel to beach biking and spectacularly scenic rounds of golf.

Nestled between powder white sands and lush, singing jungle, our luxury hotel suites and Villa One are cloaked in heavenly seclusion – the ultimate hideaways in Malaysia. Generous indoor and outdoor living space affords precious privacy in each luxury hotel suite, with dedicated lounge and dining ares, sumptuous bathrooms, and expansive viewing decks with private pools.  Breathe in the ambience of private sanctuaries that seamlessly blend with our coastal location, designed by award-winning Kerry Hill Architects. Inspired by the nostalgic atmosphere of the traditional Malaysian village, the suites are designed to perfectly frame nature, offering exceptional levels of seclusion to relax, entertain, and reconnect.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Rainforest Junior Suite

Rainforest Junior Suite

Step into the inviting Rainforest Junior Suite, finished with a deft luxury and Malaysian details, with beautiful batiks and that essential plunge pool. Sunlit bathrooms are smoothly designed with stand-alone baths and tropical showers to wash away city cares. Pause on your tropical veranda, inhale the delicious oxygen rich air of the rainforest. Wake to the morning whoop of gibbons, enjoy sundowners to the rattle and hum of cicadas, your butler will be delighted to mix up crushed fruit cocktails.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Ocean Junior Suite

Ocean Junior suite

This is where you kick off your shoes and give yourself up to peace and luxury. If you have beaten a path round the golf course or sped across the sea on skis, these Ocean Junior suites make a deliciously calm retreat. The fresh beauty of the surrounding flora and fauna is woven into the design. You have direct access to the beach for morning dips and your own private plunge pool. Still your mind with sea views, as the afternoon fades and the ice melts in an exotic fruit sundowner. Your One&Only butler can make all leisure arrangements for next day, spa, private dining, watersports, or arrange a scent infused soak in your uber stylish bathroom.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Rainforest Grand Pool Suite

Rainforest Grand Pool Suite

A joyful hideaway immersed in tropical greenery and beautifully set up for sociable days. Invite new friends round for an impromptu pool party, you have an 18 metre lap pool fringed by lush ferns and foliage. Your One&Only butler can arrange a garden picnic, or lay the table on your dining terrace for a crisp salad and fresh catch lunch. Wonderfully spacious, the bathroom features double vanities, a stylish shower and stand-alone bath. Infusers scent the room with exotic fragrances like frangipani and zest of orange blossom, one more ingredient to help you recapture that elusive equilibrium. Interconnecting room options available upon request.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Ocean Grand Suite

Ocean Grand Suite

Let the tropical shower water on your shoulders wash away the city, this is a fresh day, the beginning of a perfectly conceived tropical escape. Pause on your grand veranda and take in the ocean that fills the horizon, in a few steps you have your toes in the sand, dash down for an impromptu splash. The suite is everything you can expect from a rare One&Only hideaway, designed with a light local aesthetic and deft luxury with essentials like a private plunge pool and large buddha bed to sprawl on.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Villa One

Villa One

Set apart from the main resort, Villa One gives you complete privacy within our secluded retreat. This four bedroom villa with private pool is the jewel of One&Only Desaru Coast. It is close to the sea, which will entice you all day, and hush you to sleep at night, but also hidden away from all but the dancing Dusky Leaf Monkeys.

Relish the variety of a true culinary destination, where each restaurant and bar is defined by its own distinct ethos, energy and flavour.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Ambara


Experience the ethos of farm-to-table and the flavours of the Mediterranean coasts at Ambara as we celebrate local provenance and seasonality. Feast on woodfire-baked pizzas, grilled meats and seafood, organic house made preserves and watch chefs live in action at the open kitchen. A hearty breakfast a-la-carte buffet is served during the day. The restaurant transforms in the evening with a soft amber glow, making it the perfect venue for a romantic night out or an intimate dinner with the family.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Hoshi


Inspired by an old love story of The Weaving Princess played out in the celestial river of stars, Hoshi marries traditional Japanese sensibility and modern culinary techniques. Be mesmerised by the theatre-style preparation of seasonal tempura, sushi, sashimi and soba noodles, and sip from a menu of Japanese sake and whiskies. Vivid neon lights and Japanese manga-style graffiti paint the walls that loom over the bar counter, transporting you into the colourful streets of Tokyo.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Dusky Monkey

Dusky Monkey

Aptly named after the resident Dusky Leaf Monkeys, the open-air lobby is the ultimate in relaxed tropical dining. Serving a selection of creative straits-inspired and international bites, enjoy our signature afternoon tea while admiring the spectacular view of the infinity pool and ocean. Allow our resident mixologist to indulge you with tailor-made cocktails from rum from the region, housemade infused gins, artisanal tonics, fine whiskies and more.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Essential


Celebrate the diverse flavours of Malaysia and embrace forgotten tropical ingredients at the sun-soaked Essential. Dip into the pool bar by the frangipani trees as you sip on handcrafted cocktails and nibble on local bites, such as satay skewers and nasi goreng. Your favourite breakfast dishes will also be served all day.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Ember


Smell the ripe smokiness that lingers in the sea breeze and be enticed by the simple art of cooking over open fire at Ember. Lounge by the infinity pool and nibble on an innovative selection of buns, dumplings and bar bites. Prime meats and the freshest catch take centre stage at the dinner table, slowly and carefully grilled, laced with exotic flavours inspired by the region.

Fire your soul with curated adventures through Malaysia’s unspoilt nature and warm tropical waters. Embark on incredible adventures through unspoilt landscapes and warm seas, discovering wildlife, local communities, and cultural wonders. Journey with masters of Silat Melayu and gain insight into the traditional martial art. Hone your swing at championship level golf courses. And ignite your soul with stories from an inspiring thought leader shared around our warming fires under the stars

One&Only Desaru Coast Pool


Be greeted by an inviting infinity pool that meets sky and ocean seamlessly. Or simply relax in the comforts of your private plunge pool. Kids can take joy at the Children’s Pool that surrounds fragrant frangipani trees.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Fitness & Training


Club One is the hub for all things active. Featuring a state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor Fitness Centre, guests can enjoy adrenaline-pumping experiences such as zumba, kickboxing, HIIT, yoga and spartan training, as well as fitness coaches to design personal fitness programmes for all guests.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Kids Club

Kids Club

One&Only Desaru Coast’s complimentary KidsOnly programme engages, entertains and educates children aged 3 to 11 in dedicated spaces with certified counsellors. Please note that the children must be toilet trained to be signed into the Kids Club.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Tennis & Padel


Located amongst unspoiled nature, the tennis and padel courts are available at the Recreation Centre for day and evening play. Tennis lessons by our resident tennis coach are available.

One and Only, Desaru Coast Malaysia Beach

Ember Beach Club

A beach club by name, but so much more by nature – Ember Beach Club is a revered destination for dining, an oasis for live music, a hub for water sports, and coveted place to be. Set around an iconic infinity pool at the ocean’s edge, revel in the intoxicating buzz as you mingle or simply take in the horizon at the waterfront with a cocktail in hand. Conceptualised by our celebrity chef from Singapore, it elevates the art of barbecue, infused with intriguing notes of Asia to tantalise your taste buds.

Area & Location

Area, Country
Desaru Coast, Malaysia
Nearest Airport
Senai International Airport, Johor
Local Currency
Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
Time Change
GMT +8
Best time to go
November to April

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