Putra Hotel Langkawi
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... location along with the rest of
the people on the boat.
On advice from the skipper we moved to another spot just a
few metres from one of the islands which was a great idea as the majority of
people were catching fish for fun apart from myself who was feeling worse and
worse by the second.
The next few minutes I spent hanging over the side of the boat
violently spewing my insides out while the rest ...
... it can be called that...) for £5 a night and went straight to the beach. It was absolute paradise. If there hadn't been anyone else it could have been a film set for a desert island movie. So so beautiful and clean with turquoise water and white sand. After a few hours rest we went back to the 'hotel', freshened up in our freezing shower and bug infested room and went out for dinner. Being so tired we didn't plan on staying ...
We arrived at the Guest House which was up a dirt track on the edge of the jungle but just a 10 minute walk from the beach, the owners Marc and Di were so friendly and we went out for food and drinks with them the night we arrived, another girl from Canada joined us to and we had a great time, the food was excellent as Marc is English and so knew all the best Western ...
... war we were starving so we made some food in the joint kitchen area and chilled out with the cat which we called Keladi (after the name of the guesthouse, Pondok Keladi) but we later found out she is called Melissa after a big fat woman apparently. After some scrambled eggs (made an awesome change from noodles) we had a stroll down to the Main Street and got some snacks and things for the room, had a look round the area and shops before ...
... I highly recommend it. Great food, clean sandy beach, courteous and responsive staff, and all the luxury one can expect.
The Simon family stayed at the Sheraton Langkawi and enjoyed a similar level of luxury and great service. We were informed that the Sheraton and Berjaya resorts are two of the best rated hotels in Langkawi; and after our stays, we have no reason to dispute this conclusion.
Agostino quickly perfected the technique for ...