Bertam Malim is a small village located in Cheng district of Melaka. It is approximately 15km from Malacca city. Besides that, it is near to Bukit Rambai and Batu Berendam where the Malacca Airport is.
Bertam Malim is accessible via the AMJ highway and Sungai Udang-Ayer Keroh Highway (SPA Highway). Bertam Malim is also accessible by bus and taxis.
As it is a small village it is surrounded by lush greeneries and offers a laid-back peaceful lifestyle that of a typical Malay kampung. Besides, there are several housing estates within its vicinity. Within Bertam Malim are Masjid Al-Faizun and some shops with eateries, convenience stores, laundry, car workshops and more.
Bertam Malim is more a residential area therefore there are little economic and job activities. Most of the economic activities take place in Cheng town a short distance away as well as other neighbouring towns including Malacca city a mere 15 minutes drive.
The main economic driver in Cheng is manufacturing and there are several industrial zones in Cheng such as Cheng Technology Park and Cheng Industrial Estate. In fact, besides tourism, manufacturing the economic driver for the entire Melaka and its government offers ample business, investments and job opportunities. Batu Berendam Industrial Free Trade Zone, which is popular with foreign investors is also nearby. Cheng Industrial Estate is equally popular with both investor and job seekers and Panasonic is amongst the company to have a manufacturing plant there.
Within proximity of Bertam Malim are several schools all of which are within a 5km radius. Of course, parents working in neighbouring townships can also enroll their children close to their workplaces. Some of the schools within proximity of Bertam Malim include SMK Malim, Sekolah Kebangsaan Malim, and SRA JAIM Cheng, SJK (C ) Cheng. Also, there are several reputable public, private and international schools a short drive away in Malacca city such as Melaka International School, Malacca Expatriate School, Catholic High School, Infant Jesus Convent, SMK Canossa Convent, Pay Fong Middle School and SK Sacred Heart to name a few.
Clinics are limited in Bertam Malim since it is a small kampung. Residents can head into Cheng and its surrounding area for minor medical treatment as there are quite some clinics and dental clinics around the area. However, for more serious medical complications the Malacca General Hospital, as well as several private hospitals such as Mahkota Medical Centre, Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh and Putra Specialist Hospital, are within easy reach.
Near to Bertam Malim there are several markets, mini-markets and supermarkets where residents can get their daily essentials and groceries at Chuan Huat Mini Market, Pasar Mini Hang Kie, Bazar Mara, and Pasar Mini Yeo Yee. Bigger supermarkets like Tesco Melaka Cheng, NSK Trade City, Pasar Raya U Besmart and Cowboy Supermarkets are found in nearby Cheng which offers a wider selection of goods.
Properties in Bertam Malim are freehold, with the median price per square feet of between RM 165 to RM 213 for an 890 sq ft apartment whilst the median price per square feet for double-storey houses is from RM 220 psf onwards. At present, there are about 10 projects available at Bertam Malim, both for investment and own-stay purposes such as Taman Puncak Bertam, and Bertam Malim Apartment.
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