Padang Matsirat, Langkawi · 6 hotels available
Datai Bay Area forms the north western end of Langkawi Island. This area is known for the privileged seclusion. Here are the premier resorts that provide peace and tranquility in the private beach at the resorts. They are located at the foothill of a mountain covered with rainforests. Usually those who are rich and wealthy are the one who would come and stay at this area.
Many would come here to find solace but they also would come here to enjoy the rainforests and its many flora and fauna as well as the bird life. Some of the animals that can be found here are the monkeys, monitor lizard and also squirrels.
Datai Bay Area also has 18-hole golf course that overlooks the bay from its edges. It is also build in the midst of greenery of the forest.
Datai Bay is still within the state of Kedah therefore the language used is Bahasa Melayu with a northern accent which is slightly different from the usual bahasa Melayu used in other states of Malaysia.
One can take a local flight such as Air Asia or Malaysia Airlines and Firefly and fly directly into the island of Langkawi. There will be plenty of taxis waiting outside the airport to get the visitors to their hotels.
One can drive their own car into the Island of Langkawi. However there is certain fee that needs to be paid if they wish to bring their own car. Registration and documentation needs to be done prior to their visit to the island. This is suitable for those who have a bigger family. Then their car will be transported to the island using a ferry. Once reached, they may use their car to get to any part of the island.
This is a common transportation used by many who comes to Langkawi. From Kuala Perlis, there will be a jetty that constantly makes a trip to the island. The fares are rather cheap and the journey to the island takes roughly 1 hour. There is a choice of a big ferry or a smaller and faster ferry. This will vary on the price paid. Usually the smaller ferry will be air conditioned and takes a shorter time to reach the island.
Langkawi Crocodile Farm has the largest amount of crocodile and alligator species in the world. There are crocodiles that were born here up to the size that has placed itself on the world record which is Bujang Kawi, the oldest croc born without teeth. Bujang Kawi weighs over 454 kg and is over four metres long. This farm is located in in Datai Bay itself. One of the fascinating things in this farm is where tourists may watch the crocodiles being fed similar to their natural habitats.
This resort is located in Datai Bay itself. It is 13.35 kilometers away from the Langkawi International Airport. This resort is suitable for backpackers as they are affordable but still provides a great service and facilities to their guests. It is a peaceful accommodation away from the bustling crowd however it has Wifi that will help their guests to stay connected.
This hotel has a rainforest theme concept that offers peace to those who stay here. It has a full range of facilities offered to their guest. Not to mention they are able to cater to the culinary needs of their guests as well. They also have great spa treatment that will make those who go for it more relaxed.
This 5 star resort offers excellent services as well as extensive facilities with the stay. It also offers great comfort and also luxurious treatment to their guest. All in all those who stay here will experience the best service as well as comfortable stay.