The Datai Langkawi, A 5-Star Resort Hidden In Malaysia’s 10 Million-Year-Old Rainforest

Langkawi is full of hidden gems, and that includes The Datai Resort!

The Datai is situated on the north-west coast of Langkawi on Datai Bay which is part of the Straits of Malacca. It has lovely views of mountainous islands (part of Thailand) in the distance.

What’s more, The Datai sits on the edge of a 10 million-year-old rainforest and is only around 40 minutes from the airport. 

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Multi-award winning resort

It has been awarded not only once, but TWICE by different international publications!

One is by National Geographic as one of the Top 10 Beaches Worldwide, and another one by Time Magazine as one of the Greatest Places of 2019.

Amazing ~ Here are 5 reasons why you should add The Datai Langkawi into your bucket list:

1. Out of this world architecture

As you can see from the pictures, this iconic property enchants guests with mesmerizing nature, visionary architecture, luxury and bespoke service.

Just take a look at these incredibly-designed resort! So many places to take pictures for your perfect OOTD post 🙂 Not sure what to wear? Check out our resort style tips here.

2. Spacious rooms with private pool

It’s 54 rooms, 40 villas, 12 suites and 14 beach villas offer mind-blowing views of the surrounding nature. 

For optimal serene experience, stay in the Canopy or Rainforest Villas or traverse further out into Beach villas for dramatic views of sunset.

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3. Top-notch service you can’t find elsewhere

Guests will be offered complimentary transfers from the airport, in which you will be picked up by a very nice Mercedes E Class!

One of the unique things about the journey was the soundtrack played, and as you’re approaching the resort, the music will change to sounds of the rainforest to get you in the right mood.

4. Exotic flavours of Malaysia

The Gulai House at The Datai Langkawi is one of Langkawi’s best places to enjoy authentic Malay and Indian dishes!

The award-winning eatery is divided into several al fresco dining sections and decorated with candle-lit alcoves, organza drapes, as well as low tables and comfortable cushions placed on hand-woven mats.

Great for sampling a variety of signature Malay dishes in a single sitting, The Gulai House’s sampling platter comprises of otak-otak (grilled fish and prawns wrapped in banana leaf), sate ‘gamelan’ (beef and chicken satay served with peanut sauce), ketam goreng ranggup (deep-fried soft shell crab), and kerabu ayam (chicken mango salad)

5. Leisure facilities

You will never be bored here because there are so many activities you can enjoy! That includes two swimming pools; an award-winning spa and Els Club Teluk Datai – the most scenic 18-hole golf course in Southeast Asia designed by the golf legend Ernie Els.

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Posted by on Wednesday, 12 August 2020

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