Thailand is certainly not the only country in Southeast Asia with great beaches and islands. Malaysia has dozens of islands on both the east and west coasts that can easily compete with Thailand. Your attention is presented to the list of the best beach resorts in Malaysia, according to the rating of visitors.
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa, located in a secluded area, near the city of Kota Kinabalu. Cable TV, air conditioning, high speed internet and a minibar are available in every room. Villas at Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa also feature balconies. All villas have stunning views of the South China Sea.
The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa
The hotel is in complete harmony with nature and offers its guests a secluded holiday on the island of Langkawi. Langkawi Resort has its own private beach. 202 rooms, created in a modern style, have all the amenities you need for a relaxing holiday. Guests have the opportunity to enjoy views of the neighboring islands.
Tanjung Rhu Resort *****
Tanjung is located in the northern part of Langkawi, on one of the island’s most peaceful and beautiful beaches. Tanjung is the only resort on this part of the island and this gives it the exclusivity and privacy of its guests. Guests can see centuries-old limestone caves.
Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa *****
This resort is located in beautiful surroundings, in Kota Kinabalu. Nearby are shopping and entertainment centers. All hotel rooms have balconies with stunning views. Guests can dine in 6 different restaurants. The hotel also offers a wide range of spa services.
Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort *****
Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort is located half an hour from downtown Kota Kinabalu. The hotel offers its guests a gym, Russian baths, massage room. There is also a golf course on site.
Pangkor Laut Resort
Pangkor Laut is private property. The island is located three miles off the west coast of Malaysia, along the Strait of Malacca. This is the only resort on the island, so guests can enjoy pristine beaches, secluded coves and other natural highlights in complete peace and quiet. Villas are located along the island. Some of them are on the hillside, among the tropical forests, while others are right on the beach.
Four Seasons Resort Langkawi Malaysia
Four Seasons Resort Langkawi is located on Tanjung Rhu Beach. Visitors to this complex will be able to admire the Andaman Sea and breathtaking views of sunsets. Guest rooms are a fusion of traditional Malaysian design and modern resort refinements, with hardwood floors, high ceilings and large open verandas.
The Datai Langkawi*****
The Datai Langkawi offers a variety of villas and apartments in a rainforest setting right next to the beach. Guests can use the gym, wellness center, saunas, swimming pools. 5 diverse specialty restaurants serve a variety of world cuisines.
The Danna Langkawi Malaysia*****
The Danna Langkawi is located on Pantai Kok, northwest of Pulau Langkawi. The hotel consists of a 5‑storey complex. The beach offers stunning views of the sea, marina and mountains. Guests can use the spa center, games room, fitness center. The hotel consists of 125 rooms equipped with many modern amenities.
Casa del Mar Langkawi *****
Regarded as one of the best beach resorts in Malaysia, Casa del Mar Langkawi in Langkawi is located on Pantai Beach. This is one of the most popular entertainment centers in Langkawi with a wide range of restaurants and pubs. All hotel rooms have stunning sea views.
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