Jim Thompson Cottage

Cameron Highlands

Jim Thompson Cottage is a boutique hotel at Tanah Rata, located on a secluded hilltop near the golf course accessible from a slip road along the way tp Strawberry Park Resort. Comprised of two bungalows and a converted garage building, the central feature is Moonlight Bungalow - a brick home that was once belonged to Thai silk trader Jim Thompson, who was last seen in Cameron Highlands before he vanished in 1967.

A former US military intelligence officer, many conspiracy theories were put up regarding his disappearance as an extensive search by military, police and aborigines revealed nothing.Today, the talk still continues, perpetuated by tourist brochures, books and guides - a good story is always worth some money.


Number of Rooms: 20