Semarak Langkawi Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Langkawi
... you more than often find yourself in situations like these where no one wants to help. I think maybe it will make me a little more tolerant to idiot foreigners holding me up at home lol, its not that they're idiots, they just don't know how things work yet. And then there's times when they're just rude, maybe because I'm an idiot foreigner? Or maybe its down to a cultural difference, to me its rude, to them maybe not, I guess all countries have a ...
... world that could have happened. Of course, while doing the online booking I picked the wrong month. Damn it!
Unfortunately, everything was fully booked (it was still Chinese New Year!) and so we only got a disappointing dark bungalow in another hostel on the outskirts of the village.
But who cares, we spent the entire day and the beach anyway or, if not, went diving. Nico in the meanwhile was was still more fond of crawling rather then walking and we didn't see any more walking ...
... of the boats
were tied up and the workers gone but one guy said we had time for an
hour trip and as we walked away for the price was too high for just
the two of us, he quickly dropped his price by £20! So, why not?! In
the boat we got and it was great way to end the day. Our own private
boat with a friendly driver taking us round to see the bats sleeping
in the cave, sea otters, weird and wonderful fish at a fish farm, a
million eagles catching fish and a view of the ...
... which was pretty much all of my favourite things : a medley of coconut infused rice, sweet and hot sambal, 1/2 hard boiled egg (what do they do with the rest?) a handful of peanuts and some anchovies! Brilliant! These concoctions are served in a banana leaf and wrapped up in a little pyramid. It felt like my birthday everytime I opened one! It wasn't cheap here. And why would it be? Families from Europe and afar come from duty free shopping, doesn't mean ...
... where we could snorkel the off-shore coral and read our books undisturbed. We had planned to stay 3 night here but we loved it so much we stayed for 6!
As a Christmas treat (we had been very good at sticking to our budget so far) we went on a day SCUBA diving. It was well worth it. Our divemaster was a goofy Cambridge lad called Duncan. He looked a bit concerned when I told him that sometimes I get a little panicky underwater! He had the great advice of "just try ...
Other places to stay in Langkawi
Jalan Pandak Mayah 1, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Burau Bay, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $122
- A Piece of Paradise on Earth
- A great place to stay
- Depends on the Chalet
Kuala Muda, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $54
- Bad services
- Not Nice
- We had a great time at Langkasuka
Lot 1698 Pantai Tengah, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $104
Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi | 5 star hotelfrom $186
- The best hotel I have stayed in
- Absolutely Brilliant!!
- Superb hotel
Lot 398 MK Kuah Kelibang , Langkawi | 2 star hotelfrom $46
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 $349
- Astonishingly good
- An amazing place
Tanjung Malai, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Mukim Ayer Hangat, Langkawi | 4 star hotelfrom $247
- Got married here, it was totally magical.
- Best Hotel Ever!!!
- Fantastic !
Jalan Tanjung Rhu, Langkawi | 5 star hotelfrom $488
- Beautiful architecture - missing soul ...
- Great Luxurious Accomodation!
- A star in the making
Simpang Tiga, Jalan Pantai Tengah , Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $110
Lot 1968 Pantai Tengah, Mukim Kedawang, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $61
No. 3, Jalan Pekan, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $29
Lot 40, Jalan Penarak, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $46
Lot 1577 Kawasan Mata Air, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $33
Pantai Tengah, Pulau Langkawi, Langkawi | 2 star hotelfrom $58
Jalan Pantai Kok, Teluk Nibong, Langkawi | 4 star hotelfrom $301
- Ok but far from good
- Could be better
- Go for the Beachfront rooms!
Jajalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Mk Kedawang, Pulau Langkawi, Kedah, Langkawi, Malaysia, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $73
Batu 3/4 A-14-15 Pokok Asam, Kuah, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $45
Jalan Teluk Baru, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $34
Pantai Cenang, Mukim Kedawang, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $40
3 & 4, Jalan Persiaran Putra, Kuah, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $27
Pantai Tengah, Mukim Kedawang, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $26