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This Tropical Sanctuary In Langkawi Is Surrounded By A 10-Million-Year-Old Rainforest

Hi there friends! We all know that here in Malaysia, we have lush green tropical rainforests and many hidden resorts are built among them. So, the result is a perfect nature retreat that entices many holiday-goers. Today, we’re here to share about this 5-star luxury resort, The Datai Langkawi.

Get Closer To Nature At The Datai Langkawi

Langkawi is a tiny island that Malaysians love to cuti-cuti in. From sandy beaches to crystal clear waters, whenever we think of having a simple island trip, Langkawi is definitely on the list. The Datai Langkawi stands out because it is surrounded by a 10-million-year-old rainforest.

The Datai Langkawi
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This resort opened in 1993, and it overlooks the Andaman Sea and the white-sand beach of Datai Bay. Designed by the visionary architect Kerry Hill and interior designer Didier Lefort, it is the most awarded resort hotel in Southeast Asia. Recently, The Datai Langkawi has undergone refurbishment and now makes the most of the striking natural surroundings.

The Datai Langkawi
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The Datai Langkawi
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If you’re looking to spend a short weekend here, this is one of those trips that will bring you closer to nature. Most of the accommodation here offers guests a refreshing view of the rainforest. In addition to that, the Rainforest Pool Villa features a private 10-meter pool by an extended deck.  There is also an outdoor living area with sun loungers.

The Datai Langkawi
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Wanna take your rainforest stay up a notch? Opt for The Datai Langkawi Beach Villa that’s situated on a beach and overlooks a 10-meter private pool. Additionally, this resort has 121 villas, separated into 3 collections; The Canopy Collection, The Rainforest Collection, and The Beach Collection.

The Datai Langkawi
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The next time you’re looking for a quick getaway in Malaysia, do keep in mind that there are plenty of gems right here in our home country.

Address: Jalan Teluk Datai, 07000 Pulau Langkawi, Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia

Link(s): Website | Facebook | Instagram 

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