Top local Airbnb stays for a luxurious weekend getaway

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By Su Fen Tan

Top local Airbnb stays for a luxurious weekend getaway

Gerimis Senja Villa, Hulu Langat, Selangor

Nestled deep within the hills of Hulu Langat, find calm and tranquility at the beautiful Gerimis Senja Villa. A scenic space surrounded by lush greenery, it is a great place for a weekend getaway or an intimate gathering with family and friends.  Have a relaxing day lazing by the infinity pool, or rent a bicycle and go exploring.


Sekeping Terasek, Bangsar, KL

Sometimes when it comes to décor, simplicity is key. With crisp white bedsheets to snuggle in, and cosy courtyards to lounge around, Sekeping Terasek is your answer to serenity in the city. Located within walking distance from hip eateries and hangouts of Bangsar, this charming, airy brick-house is the ideal city hideaway.


Deluxe Apartment in the centre of KL

Modern and luxurious, this spacious 3-bedroom apartment is located just across the street from the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, KLCC Putra Line, and KLCC Park, giving you a variety of dining and entertainment options. Offering the privacy of a home and the conveniences of a hotel, it is perfect for a weekend city retreat.


Balik Kampung Villa, Hulu Langat, Selangor

Another hilly retreat tucked away in Hulu Langat, this gem of a villa is only a 30-minute drive from KL. A contemporary Balinese design makes way for a spacious living area, complete with an infinity pool and patio for total rejuvenation. If you’re up for an adventure, trek through the jungle to reach Sungai Congkak, or go for a hike at Gunung Nuang.


45 Lekiu, Melaka

Find old world charm with a contemporary twist in this delightfully quaint guesthouse. Located just minutes of walk away from Jonker Street, it is a 1941 pre-war Art Deco building that has been meticulously restored into a stylish retro abode epitomising a new, pared-down luxury.


Hibiscus Villa, Kudat, Sabah

An idyllic hideaway nestled amongst the jungle on the stunning north west coast of Sabah, the luxurious Hibiscus Villa is built with relaxation in mind, featuring large open living spaces both inside and out. The 18-metre long infinity pool extends into the villa, creating a beautiful interior feature.


Mahi Mahi, Langkawi

For a staycation with a difference, go onboard Mahi Mahi. Moored at the quiet Langkawi marina, this 47-feet catamaran is the epitome of luxury—watch the stars through a glass window on the ceiling as you go to sleep, and indulge in the unique private yacht experience at sea. 


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