Kok Seng Motel
Travel Blogs from Langkawi
Having said goodbye to Thailand we spent a day travelling by bus and boat to our first stop in Malaysia - Langkawi. This is an island just off of the mainland, known for it's iconic, beautiful beaches. On our first night here, having arrived later than expected, we along with some people we had met on the journey, went for dinner followed by some cheap shisha (a popular thing to enjoy here ...
... all day it's hard not to spend money as you cannot sit on the beach or sit in your room all day. I decided to have a Pedicure. After 3 months wearing flip flops my feet needed some TLC. The women doing it was in shock about how much dead skin was coming off. Once finished my feet were so smooth :-). We went to the North Indian place for curry again as it was really good and really cheap. We got soaked today as it didn't stop raining all day on and ...
... we could see the wonderful ocean and greeny, we are very lucky!
Every time I was on the cable car and it moved over the fixture point it would make a noise and I jumped, on one occasion the doors didn't close properly and I was so scared.. whilst the public laughed ha ha.
We spent a few hours at the cable cars, there is plenty to see and do, then we headed off to the beach front and caught another beautiful sunset on our way ...
... to say that there are monkeys chilling at the side of the roads, which is cool. Also that there are proper roads, haha! We arrived at the hotel in near darkness, and we left in darkness this morning too so we can't really tell you what the grounds looked like, but it was all set quite deep into the surrounding jungle/forest and all pretty much made entirely of wood. We were driven to our room (everything was spread over a really big area) and went in to ...
... find all the seemingly mandatory food, drink and memorabilia stalls – all of which just sell the same things.
35RM (£7) will get you entry to the Discovery Dome and a round trip on the cable car. Unfortunately, we ended up in amongst a massive tour group made up of middle-aged Chinese sightseers. All wearing matching t-shirts of a retina scorching blue, they proved to be rather entertaining but also mildly annoying. Members of the ...
Other places to stay in Langkawi
Jalan Pandak Mayah 1, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Burau Bay, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $130
- A Piece of Paradise on Earth
- A great place to stay
- Depends on the Chalet
Kuala Muda, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Bad services
- Not Nice
- We had a great time at Langkasuka
Lot 1698 Pantai Tengah, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi | 5 star hotelfrom $232
- The best hotel I have stayed in
- Absolutely Brilliant!!
- Superb hotel
Lot 398 MK Kuah Kelibang , Langkawi | 2 star hotelfrom $42
Lot 274 Jalan Lima, Mukim Padang Matsirat, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $46
Teluk Burau, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Very restful - fab beach
- Langkawi Lounging
- A bit disappointing
Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi | 5 star hotelfrom $360
- Astonishingly good
- An amazing place
Tanjung Malai, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $70
Mukim Ayer Hangat, Langkawi | 4 star hotelfrom $291
- Got married here, it was totally magical.
- Best Hotel Ever!!!
- Fantastic !
Jalan Tanjung Rhu, Langkawi | 5 star hotelfrom $462
- Beautiful architecture - missing soul ...
- Great Luxurious Accomodation!
- A star in the making
Simpang Tiga, Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Lot 1968 Pantai Tengah, Mukim Kedawang, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $68
No. 3, Jalan Pekan, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $30
Lot 40, Jalan Penarak, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $51
Lot 1577 Kawasan Mata Air, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $33
Pantai Tengah, Pulau Langkawi, Langkawi | 2 star hotelfrom $75
Jalan Pantai Kok, Teluk Nibong, Langkawi | 4 star hotelfrom $301
- Ok but far from good
- Could be better
- Go for the Beachfront rooms!
Batu 3/4 A-14-15 Pokok Asam, Kuah, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $43
Jajalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Mk Kedawang, Pulau Langkawi, Kedah, Langkawi, Malaysia, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $75
Jalan Teluk Baru, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $57
Pantai Cenang, Kedawang, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $40
3 & 4, Jalan Persiaran Putra, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $28
Mukim Kedawang, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $29
Lot 9,Tanjung Mali, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $34