Situated at Ayer Hangat, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah, nearby the famous Black Sand Beach, there is another preferable beach among the tourists, which is Tanjung Rhu. Black Sand Beach and Cenang Beach may be ordinary attraction places but not for Tanjung Rhu. It is a place for the haves who dream for a quieter and relaxing place where it is nested in the lush jungle and needs the visitors to pass thru coastal road to reach the beach. This untouched beach offers magnificent view of the sea, powder-fine sand and crystal clear water as it is located at a remote corner and northern shoreline of Langkawi.
You can hop on a ferry from either mentioned Jetty Point such as Penang, Kuala Kedah and Kuala Perlis. The journey will be about more than 2 hours, 1 and half hour and 45 minutes respectively to Langkawi Jetty Point. From Langkawi Jetty Point, hail a taxi to take you to Tanjung Rhu.
You can also travel from Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Subang and also Penang to Langkawi International Airport by domestic flights such as Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, FireFly and Malindo. From the airport, take a taxi to Tanjung Rhu.
Payar Island is a marine park that offers protection for its diverse marine life. RM5 is the entrance fee charged per pax. From Jetty Point Langkawi, the visitors will ride a ferry to Payar Island where the journey will be about less than an hour. Payar Island is also a snorkelling and diving site where it is famous for its corals. The visitors to Payar Island will surely enjoy themselves swimming on the crystal clear sea water.
Nominated as Gold List 2016 for Favourite Beach Resorts in the Word, Four Seasons is a five stars resort featuring the perfect combination of green jungle and blue ocean. Being unique in luxury concept, it accommodates a total of 91 guestrooms that are scattered around the vast jungle. There are pavilions and villas. Pavilions are presented in unique Malay design, modern convenience and extravagant garden surrounds it. Whereas, the villas are bigger in size compared to pavilions and villas are presented in a more modern design with modern convenience and majestic view of the beach or garden. Not only that, pavilions and villas come with four and five different types, respectively. Every room is designed with marble bathroom, one king bed or two twin beds, espresso machine which will be perfect for coffee lovers and a lot more in room facilities.
Receiving Travellers’ Choice Award in 2016, Tanjung Rhu Resort has always been a rival to Four Seasons Resort. Nested near Four Seasons Resort, Tanjung Rhu Resort is undisputedly good too. Dense jungle of Casuarina trees gives cool shades while the clean beach of clear water give the scenic view to the resort and the resort appears as a true heaven of romance and tranquillity. This is what the tourists are searching for the most. This resort accommodates a few types of guestrooms like Damai Suite, Cahaya Suite, Bayu Suria Suite, Bayu Senja Suite and Anjung Suite. Every suite is fitted with wooden floors, large windows viewing the fascinating garden, pool or sea. Not only that, each of them is presented in luxury yet casual ambience. The rooms are very spacious and well-equipped with luxury and modern amenities as well as balcony. Rated as five stars resort, Tanjung Rhu will ensure that their guests are satisfied with their services, enjoy every moment staying there and experience a meaningful vacation in the resort.