The Datai Langkawi

At a glance

  • Luxury rainforest experience
  • On the stunning Datai Bay
  • Spacious rooms and villas

The Datai Langkawi

5

This chic hotel is an ideal choice if you're looking for peace and tranquillity in a picturesque rainforest setting.

This is an incredibly stylish hotel that blends nature and tradition; its serene atmosphere is unlike anywhere else in Langkawi. You can while away time on the white sands which overlooks the spectacular Andaman Sea, or chill out at the secluded spa, where natural products and ancient Ramuan healing techniques are used. There are two pools and a superb Nature Centre where you can take part in a number of nature activities, or listen to stories from the resident naturalist while drinking a soothing cup of herbal tea.

Dining is a real pleasure here, with each day beginning with a Champagne breakfast at The Dining Room. The great variety of cuisines and unique locations mean you’ll have lots to choose from, such as authentic Malay dishes served in the rainforest at The Gulai House and the oceanside Beach Club where you can dig into Mediterranean specialities in a laid-back environment.

The elegant and peaceful vibe that can be felt throughout the resort is also reflected in the spacious rooms and villas. If you choose a Canopy Deluxe Room or Canopy Premium Room you will be in the main building, just a short walk from the hotel’s fantastic restaurants, or if you go for a gorgeous Rainforest Villa or Rainforest Pool Villa you’ll be in a stunning setting deep in the forest. You’ll find the One-Bedroom Beach Villas by the powder-white sands of Datai Bay – these luxurious rooms also have a private pool and dedicated butler.

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Key information

Elevated on the edge of a rainforest, overlooking northern Langkawi's Datai Bay

Airport transfer time: Approx. 40 minutes' private transfer from Langkawi airport
Rooms: 121

Good to know

Minimum stay: 5 nights 20 Dec-05 Jan. Guests under 12 are not permitted in the hotel's lobby lounge after 8pm. A tourist tax is payable at the resort.

Accommodation information

121 rooms, suites and villas

Activities

• Take a guided nature walk or hire a mountain bike for an adventurous day out* • Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Naga Pelangi* • Tee off at the 18-hole The Els Club Teluk Datai golf course*.

Dining

4 restaurants, bar

What's included

Breakfast at The Dining Room.

Meal upgrade options (per person per night)

Half Board from £91 • Breakfast and dinner at The Dining Room, The Gulai House, The Pavilion or The Beach Club
Full Board
from £177 • Breakfast at The Dining Room • Lunch at The Dining Room or The Beach Club • Dinner at The Dining Room, The Gulai House, The Pavilion or The Beach Club.

*Denotes local charge