Desaru International Resorts Sdn. Bhd.
A development concept plan was developed for a major 1,602 hectare (4,020 acre) integrated resort at Desaru, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The project site contained 17 kilometers of golden sand beaches along the South China Sea. The resort project included six resort precincts, each with its own theme and character. These included the Wilderness Precinct, The Beach Resort, Tne Entertainment/Recreation Precinct, The Golf Ultra Resort, The Marina Resort, The Lakes Resort and The Lakes Resort II. The resort development included five signature golf courses to be designed by Jack Nicklaus, Armold Palmer, Greg Norman and Nick Faldo. Other features and amenities include a 400-slip boat marina and ferry terminal; an Asian theme park; a winter wonderland theme park, shopping villages; and an extensive wilderness park. The resort’s 10.5 mile shoreline incorporates 11 themed beach hotels, 4,000 residential units, public parks and recreation centers. For: Desaru International Resorts Sdn. Bhd. (With Helber Hastert Van Horn & Kimura, Planners)