Saturday, March 9, 2013

Langkawi’s five most luxurious resorts

The term Langkawi usually refers to Palau Langkawi , the largest of the 104 islands of the Langkawi archipelago situated in the Andaman sea, approximately 30 km off the coast of north west Malaysia.  Renowned for its powder white sand beaches, lush forests and sparkling azure waters, this ‘Jewel of Kedah’,is much favored holiday destination that caters to all ages. 
Aside from rest and relaxation, this beachside paradise has much to offer for tourists, like sampling indigenous eats, shopping for crafts at local markets, hiking to tumbling waterfalls and diving into crystal-clear waters to glimpse at the fascinating marine life beneath the sea.
Accordingly, Langkawi plays host to a wide variety of resorts that aim to cater to all wallets, however if you looking to splurge on your Langkawi vacation, you may want to consider some of the most luxe resorts in Langkawi that are listed below:-
The Andaman
The Andaman Langkawi is situated in the midst of an ancient, verdant rainforest. This uniquely positioned resort which overlooks the stunning Datai Bay is remarkably self-contained, and offers 186 luxury rooms and suites, kitted out with a whole host of amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi internet access.
Other facilities at the hotel include a business center, a well-equipped fitness center; fine dining options and convention and conference facilities. The hotel also has a Kids Club to keep young guests entertained.
 Recreational facilities at the Andaman include a Spa facility, the V Botanical Spa, a sparkling swimming pool set amongst luxuriant environs, nature trails, sailing and cruising services, and mountain biking explorations.
The Four Seasons
The Four Seaons Langkawi stretches over a 48 hectare beachfront space, and offers 91 generously sized guest pavilions and villas adorned with contemporary Malaysian design features. The sumptuous accommodations at this luxe hotel are equipped with all the modern-day conveniences including wired/wireless internet access.
Other conveniences at the Four Seasons resort include separate pools for kids and adults, a kids club to keep your youngsters occupied, a spa that offers a multitude of treatments, tennis courts and a fitness facility. The resort also organizes various family-friendly activities and has an onsite naturalist who leads nature walks and mangrove tours.
The Westin Langkawi Resort and Spa
Set amongst 104 acres of leafy tropical gardens, the Westin Langkawi Resort and Spa offers spacious, well-appointed rooms, suites and villas.  Guest amenities at this luxury hotel space include a spa, tennis courts, sparkling swimming pools and fine and in-room dining options. The hotel also offers a good assortment of water sporting activities and has facilities for organizing nature walks, mountain biking and jungle trekking and exploring, expeditions for its guests. The Westin is also equipped with a Kids Club facility to keep young ones entertained.
The Datai
Located on the northwestern tip of Langkawi Island, the ultra-luxurious Datai hotel property borders an exclusive white sand beach. The hotel which is surrounded by miles of virgin rainforest, offers an ambience that combines nature with fine Malay traditions. Consistently ranked amongst the best hotels in the world, the Datai is one of a kind. The hotel offers a variety of accommodation choices that include rooms, suites, villas and beach villas. Other amenities at the hotel include a private beach, an exclusive 18-hole Championship golf course, a full-service spa, two tennis courts, two outdoor swimming pools and a well-equipped gym. The hotel is equipped with four dining outlets which serve a variety of Asian and international cuisines.
Tanjung rhu
This well-appointed boutique hotel is located on the northern tip of Langkawi Island within close proximity to the Four Seasons hotel.  The hotel offers a variety of spacious rooms outfitted with topnotch amenities and a furnished with Thai silk and Indian cotton soft furnishings. Other conveniences at this beach front hotel include a full service Jivarhu spa, a reading room, dining outlets that serve local and international cuisines, tennis courts and two lovely outdoor swimming pools.

1 comment:

  1. In my opinion, resorts provides luxurious stay and also provides all the facilities an vacationer want. But, there are some facilities which a person can avail at luxury villas only like a large space, personal swimming pool and chef etc.