Semarak Langkawi Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Langkawi
... for the £6 litre of 50% Smirnoff instead!). At those prices, we legitimately considered stocking up and sending some home for when we get back.
On our last full day, we hired a motorbike (which we didn't crash, yay!) and explored the island a little more. We went up to Seven Wells Waterfall, where a horrible monkey stole my Magnum and sat on the fence smuggly finishing it ...
... magnificent sail in all its glory just feet from us! Unfortunately, he again ‘missed’ the lure, but having shown us his colours we realized that we were targeting sailfish, not marlin as we had originally thought. Time for plan B.
I opened up the guide again and looked up the ‘sailfish stack’ plan. It was clear that we needed to fish a bit slower with brighter lures, and that sailfish can be a bit more ‘shy’ of the boat. So I dropped ...
Tuesday February 24th, time for our first all-day snorking trip to the surrounding islands and coral reefs of Tarutao Marine Park. Candace and I had hired a private long-tail boat for a mere $60 for the whole boat for the whole day, including lunch (instead of $20 per person for a shared boat with 8 people crammed on it). Our captain was named Boo, and he spoke no English. But that's OK, we were in paradise and it didn’t really matter, nor did it matter that the ...
... safe and sound and staying with my parents. Thankfully we already have a car as my father is a saint and looked for one for us, all I had to do was pay for it! therefore we are free to move around without inconveniencing anyone. Next step to find a house to rent and jobs.
I will do a final round up when I have had time to collect my thoughts about the trip as at the moment it is just such a novelty to be staying in the same place, even if it is still a single room.
... block, I didn't know what the hand-signal for it was... that was a bit of fun. Anyway we all made it out safely and Luke said he really enjoyed the dive. Brandon took videos of the dive, and of us diving... not sure that the shop will want to publicise them... I think every time he pointed the camera at us we were both flapping around trying to wait for him. Not the serene look I think they want...
Our surface interval and lunch was on a local ...
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
\N, 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
3 & 4, Jalan Persiaran Putra, Langkawi | 3 star hotelfrom $28
Pantai Cenang, Kedawang, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $40
Mukim Kedawang, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $29
Lot 9,Tanjung Mali, Langkawi | Hotelfrom $34