The Datai

Country: Malaysia

City/Area: Langkawi


This stunning resort is one of the most famous hotels in Malaysia and is renowned worldwide for offering a deluxe holiday experience. It has a long list of awards to its credit and is a favourite with celebrities and the rich and famous. Situated on the north-western tip of Langkawi, it is an idyllic natural retreat surrounded by 550 million year old virgin rainforest. Set above a secluded cove, the Datai Bay resort has its own white sand beach facing the peaceful Andaman Sea. The freestanding villas have been crafted from local materials and are scattered throughout the forest and are connected to the resort’s central areas by a series of pathways.


  • 3 Restaurants
  • Bar
  • 18 hole championship golf course
  • Spa
  • Private beach
  • Watersports
  • 2 Swimming pools
  • Health club
  • Nature activities
  • Mountain bikes
  • Library
  • Internet access

Guest rooms

  • 106 deluxe rooms, suites and villas
  • Combined bedroom and living area with balcony
  • King-size bed
  • Private bar
  • Writing desk
  • Two comfortable day beds
  • Spacious bathroom
  • Dressing room
  • Bathtub and shower