Pulau Jerejak gained its alias as The Alcatraz of Malaysia, because of the Jerejak Prison. Located towards the south
eastern tip of Penang Main Island, this 362ha island is rich with history, flora and fauna.
This island, though not as famous compared to other islands in Malaysia, has had its fair share of auspicious historical
events. Francis Light, founder of Penang was said to have arrived in Pulau Jerejak in early 1786 before heading on to
As a result of Francis Light's earlier ruling whereby immigrants were allowed to claim whatever land they could clear
Penang became flooded with immigrants. As a precaution step these immigrants were sent to Jerejak's health
inspection centre before they were deported to Penang.
Later in the late 1930's, the British Empire built a hospital that could house 150 Tuberculosis patients at a time. This
was located at the eastern part of the island.
A resort with the back to nature theme, Jerejak Resort & SPA, offers numerous outdoor activities for individuals
and groups. Below are the lists of activities available.
Team-Building Programmes [Team-Building Park]
Children Summer Camp
Nature & Historical Trekking
HIGH ELEMENT ACTIVITIES:
LOW ELEMENT ACTIVITIES:
Rock / Wall Climbing
Abseiling / Rappelling
OTHER ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
Guided Jungle Trekking
Mountain Biking Trails
Paint Ball War Games
Beach Soccer / Volleyball / Netball
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B Jaya Holiday Leisure
Jerejak Resort & SPA, Penang
At Jerejak Resort and Spa, you decide on the kind of accommodation and recreation you want. Pamper yourself at our
Spa Village, choose fun and activity at the Adventure Village or go natural and campout at Camp Kembara.
Nestled atop a green slope, away from the main activity centers, the Spa Village offers serenity and top- to- toe
pampering. Spa chalets are spacious and furnished with amenities like king-size beds, TV, safe box, individually
controlled air-conditioning, VCD and CD players and a minibar.
We offer personalized in-room check-in to your single or double bedroom chalet.
The open-air spa perched at the highest point of the Spa Village offers revitalizing massages with a panoramic view.