By Gaya Travel on September 4, 2012
It is the time of the year again when people are looking forward to go to the beaches and islands to unwind and rejuvenate from the weariness of life.If beach getaway is what you have in mind, then head to Cherating, as this is where Legend Cherating Resort is nestled.
Legend Cherating Resort is a four-star property that offers 248 rooms with a resort concept, providing guests with comfort and breezy environment. Set up on a 6.5-acre land by the beach, it not only provides solitude and serenity from bustling noises, but the fortress-like blocks of the resort also gives ultimate privacy to the guests to enjoy their stay.
What’s in store?
Welcoming guests to Legend Cherating Resort is a simple lobby with dim lightings, rattan and wooden furniture and wooden ceilings that paint the lobby with earthy colour of brown shades. The warm and cosy ambience of the lobby really lifts the exhaustion from the long drive. The resort’s swift check-in is just what the guests need before retiring to their rooms.
The rooms at Legend Cherating Resort are categorised into eight types, starting from the Deluxe to the luxurious Penthouse.
Guests are given the liberty to either opt for two single beds or one queen-sized bed for Deluxe Seaview, Superior, Grand Deluxe and Deluxe rooms. For convenience, in-room facilities such as mini-bar, washing up area, make up compartment, coffee and tea facilities, hair dryer, daily newspaper, iron and ironing board, television with cable channels are provided. Both air conditioner and fan are installed in every room for the comfort of guests in deciding whether to embrace the fan and sea breeze or the air conditioner.
Although Legend Cherating Resort might look like another typical resort, then it is recommended that guests look beyond the mesmerising palm trees by the beach and beautiful sunlight falling on every inch of the resort. Explore the resort’s two swimming pools where guests can enjoy several water games such as water polo, water volley ball, water slide and more. Other than the pools, the beach is set for beach games like beach volleyball and soccer for guests to play and mingle with the warm and friendly locals.
Other than that, there are 10 ATVs waiting for the guests to take their adventurous streak to the maximum by exploring the mangrove forest along the beach. The ride will take you to the ending of the river mouth where the sunset view is simply majestic and picturesque.
But the fun does not stop there, as Legend Cherating Resort also offers water sports such as water band wagon, banana boat, water scooter, canoeing and snorkelling, apart from offering island hopping activity to those who enjoy the islands.
Time to eat
After draining all that energy, recharge by savouring Legend Cherating Resort’s delectable culinary offerings that come in traditional or international fare. At Coconut Groove, guests will get to enjoy the main dishes and chef’s creations all day long.
This dining outlet is located in front of the pool and at the ground floor, making it the most visited food and beverage outlet at the resort.O’las Restaurant is for those who are into Mediterranean food, as you will be offered with an array of sumptuous Italian and Spanish cuisines. There’s no better way to indulge your taste buds than to have the dishes served outdoors, allowing guests to experience the refreshing sea breeze while dining.
Legend Cherating Resort also offers meetings and functions facilities with its Sri Nagasari Hall that can accommodate from 20 to 300 persons at a time. Another two function rooms, Sri Jati and Sri Kenanga, are set up for meetings and conferences that can fit between 20 and 150 persons at a time, depending on the seating arrangement.
Those who are planning for events at Legend Cherating Resort do not have to worry about the arrangement and set up as it has its own dedicated and well-trained team that is always ready to serve.
Legend Cherating Resort has been around for quite some time and for that, the staff members are experienced and equipped with the skills to make guests’ stay relaxing and pleasant, making them keep coming back repeatedly, be it the inviting pools or the beach that stretches along the resort’s compound with gorgeous golden sand.
Cherating Bay Lounge is for those who are looking to quench their thirst with rejuvenating cocktails while listening to soothing tunes. For those who are up for a late night grooving, make your way to X’pose, where you can either show your moves on the dance floor or belt out a few karaoke songs.
The beach café is also one of the eateries where guests can enjoy tantalising treats like ‘ice kacang’ to go along with the snacks, especially the fish sausage or more known by its local name, ‘keropok lekor’.