The Datai Langkawi

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A truly breathtaking holiday destination away from the busy city is Langkawi’s The Datai Resort. Nestled in the heart of an ancient rainforest between beautiful green trees and spectacular nature, the Datai resort offers pure relaxation as you hide out from the world and soak up all the luxuries this mini paradise has to offer.

Perfect for honeymooners and couples looking for privacy and romance, the Datai resort will give you exactly that. Choose a stunning suite in a location of your choice and be prepared to see panoramic views that will make your heart melt. From beach front suites and their private pools, to hidden jungle rooms fitted with the very best modern- furniture, guests will be overwhelmed with the luxuries The Datai has to offer.

For those that would prefer to spend their days out, activities are available. Enjoy playing golf at the newly opened Ernie Els course nearby or take part in a nature excursion where you get to explore and possibly spot dusky leaf monkeys, tokay geckos or the Sunda flying lemur.  Explorers may also enjoy being part of the Naga Pelangi Cruise, a special cruise only the Datai resort offers. If you’re more of a beach lover then walk the crystal clear shores of Datai Bay, an easy access point from the resort, and rated as one of the top 10 beaches in the world by the National Geographic.

For those that are looking to simply unwind and chill, then the resorts spa facilities will do exactly that. Enjoy a selection of massages and treatments available at The Datai Spa which can take place in your own suite or in one of the four open air villas located in the natural surroundings of the rainforest.

Finally, when it comes to dining and satisfying your cravings, guests can choose from a selection of delicious restaurants that offer peaceful and beautiful views. Special dining is also available for those that want the extra romance and privacy, and The Datai Resort can carefully prepare your personalized choice such as a romantic dinner on the beach.

From £1,799 per person
based on two people sharing
Includes
  • Return flights from London to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
  • 7 nights at the 5* The Datai in a Canopy Deluxe Room
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Return private transfers from the airport to the resort
  • Complimentary upgrade to the next room category (subject to availability) for honeymoon guests
  • Book 60 days in advance and receive a complimentary 60 minute Tungku Batu Therapeutic Massage for two adults

Valid for travel from February to November (supplements may apply during Easter and in July and August).

Alternative dates are available throughout the year at a supplement. Prices subject to change and availability at the time of booking.

Email us at mail@serendipity.travel or call
0203 397 4397 for more information.

Malaysia is home to beautiful beaches, acres of natural rainforests, and a mixture of Malay, Chinese, Indian, and European cultural influences making it an overall exciting and must visit holiday destination. Perfect for travelers looking to explore the traditional culture of Malaysia, yet at the same time enjoy the modern side with skyscraper buildings, countless shopping experiences and all the delicious Malay food you need to enjoy the real Malaysian experience. Flight time from the UK : 12 hours direct flight to Kuala Lumpur and then a one hour flight to Langkawi

Local languages : Malaysian is the local language in Malaysia however English is widely understood and spoken to a conversational level.

Best time to visit : Malaysia has something to offer all year round. October to March tends to be slightly drier, but as they say in Malaysia, always carry an umbrella in case of a sharp shower!

Visa requirements (for British passport holders) : British passport holders don’t need a visa when travelling to Malaysia, and will normally be permitted to stay up to 30 days upon arrival.

Key Events and Festivals:

Hari Raya Aidilfitri – The Muslim Malay are the religion in Malaysia, therefore Hari Raya Aidilfitri remarks the most significant celebration festival.

Lantern Festival - Also called as Moon Cake Festival or Mid-autumn Festival, falls on 15th August in Chinese calendar. The festival celebrated by Chinese community with a beautiful folklore story. Sabah International Folklore Festival - A serial cultural carnival integration performances to launch in every year in the month of June and organised by the state government of Sabah, Malaysia.

Royal Langkawi International Regatta

F1 Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix

Rainforest World Music Festival

Putrajaya Flower & Garden Festival (FLORIA)

Which airport will you fly into : Kuala Lumpur is the main gateway for international flights.

Must try food

Nasi lemak – also known as sticky rice, this originally breakfast dish consists of rice steamed in coconut milk, which imparts a creamy texture.

Laksa – a popular spicy noodle soup dish.

Rendang – normally served as chicken or beef, this dish is a spicy yet creamy and coconut-y dish served with steamed rice. It also has a sweet hint of flavor that keeps the spices from empowering the dish.

Must do experience:

Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur – Visit the world’s tallest twin towers for scenic views of Kuala Lumpur. Gaze down below from the 88-storey sky bridge that links the two towers together and enjoy breathtaking views from the superb viewing platform.

Kinabalu Park, Sabah - A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kinabalu Park is home to Malaysia's highest mountain and one of Southeast Asia's highest peaks, Mount Kinabalu. Perfect for hikers and nature lovers looking to discover and explore the wonderland of ecological treasures, here you’ll enjoy thousands of plant and animal species, including a large number of endemic species.

World’s largest cave chamber, Mulu National Park, Sarawak – Step inside the world’s largest cave chambers and witness a unique rock formation with a silhouette that resembles the side profile of Abraham Lincoln, America's 16th President. The park is also home to various natural treasures.

Cameron Highlands - a cool escape from the heat of the city, and is also home to British colonial mansion houses and the tea plantations.

LEGOLAND and Hello Kitty Town – The perfect day out for the kids if you need to keep them entertained!