The Bala’s holiday chalet

“Rich in History…..Richer in Beauty”

Blessed and filled with so much history, tradition, good food and comfort Bala Chalet makes your stay in the highlands more memorable and breathtaking.

One of the earliest colonial buildings built during the World War II, it soon became a superb and wonderful guest house where until today it maintains the tea being served in the best British tradition, a well maintained picturesque garden to relax by a specialized personnel who has been with this property, for the past 47 years, since the original owner, the traditional long bath, fire place, cozy reading room and library with fire place.

Bala Chalet has now 25 cottage style rooms offering value for money to all guests. The uniqueness of the chalet added with the peace and tranquility together with the natural surroundings has made this place a popular escapade for the city folks.

The super curries churned out by the experienced and expert chefs and simply mouth-watering and are the favorite among all that comes to the highlands. In spite of the numerous refurbishments, the original Tudor concept is still being preserved.

A restaurant, where the setting is far more romantic, is the perfect place to dine where home cooked, delicious curries, western cuisine and traditional Malaysia dishes are the natural trademark. The best tea and scones in town are also served at this resort.



ISD/STD telephone



Local tours

Hot showers


Library/reading place

Picturesque garden

Ample parking

Bus ticketing

Internet access



Surrounded by pristine forest on a private hill, Bala Chalet is located in the town of Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands, which is popularly known for its highlands vegetable farming, beautiful and colourful flowers added with the emergence of cactus gardens and the ever popular tea plantations. The not forgotten farming in the highlands is the strawberry gardens, which Cameron Highlands is popular for.

The Bala Holiday Chalet
Lot 55, Tanah Rata
39000 Cameron Highlands
Pahang Darul Makmur

Tel : 605-491 1660
Fax: 605-491 4500