Hig Hotel is located around 5-minute drive from Kuah town and 30 minutes away from Langkawi International Airport. The hotel also offers direct access to HIG Shopping Complex. Besides that, this amazing hotel provides modern and well- appointed accommodation with top-class facilities and services and dining options. There are a total of 78 rooms and four types to choose from. The well- furnished rooms are equipped with standard amenities such as mini fridge, flat- screen television and en suite bathroom with complimentary toiletries. There are additional features for specific rooms such as specific view of city and sea and the size of rooms. As for dining options, there is the popular Tokyah Restaurant serving local Malaysian delicacies including a breakfast buffet and individual selections from an a la carte menu. Besides free parking, guests also can find many other facilities and services such as free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, 24-hour reception desk, business centre and may more. The 3-star hotel also offers strategic and excellent location where guests can tour around Langkawi Island and visit attractions and landmarks such as The Rice Garden Museum and Underwater World Langkawi.
How to Get To Hig Hotel
There are flights from Subang and Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Langkawi International Airport. It takes around 45 minutes to an hour and once you reach at the airport, you can take a taxi or rent a car to Hig Hotel for another 25 minutes using Padang Matsirat road or Langkawi highway.
Types of Room at Hig Hotel
Superior Hill View is a 19 square metre room with 2 single beds. This room can fit maximum of 2 adults and features hill-side view.
Deluxe Sea View is a 19 square metre room with 2 single beds. This type of room is equipped with basic amenities like flat screen television, mini fridge and desk alongside amazing sea views.
Junior Suite is a 25 square metre room with 2 bedrooms. The first bedroom consists of 1 large double bed whereas another has 1 single bed. This spacious room features basic essentials and sofa seating area.
Deluxe Suite Hill view is a 30 square metre room with 1 large double bed. The spacious suite features hill-side views.
Restaurant and Café in Hig Hotel
As for dining options, there are various types of restaurants located at the hotel. Firstly, Tokyah Restaurant is a dining area where local cuisines are offered to public and visitors can pick as many side dishes to eat with rice. The side dishes are ranging from seafood, chicken to all sorts of cooked and raw vegetables. There is a breakfast buffet and individual selections from an a la carte menu. Besides that, there are also food stalls nearby this hotel selling the signature Laksa Kedah and Pasembor.
Activities and Facilities in Hig Hotel
There are various facilities and services offered here at Hig Hotel for comfort and convenience of guests. Among them are 24-hour room service, 24-hour reception, business centre and car park. Daily housekeeping and laundry are also available. There are also facilities for disable guests and elevators and meeting and banquet facilities. As for recreational activities, fitness centre is also available for guests to work out and burn excess fat. Guests also can tour around Kuah town and make a tour arrangement at the hotel beforehand.
Interesting Places Near Hig Hotel
The Rice Garden Museum - Started its operation in June 1999, The Rice Garden Museum is a gallery in Laman Padi showcases collection of artefacts, photos, charts and tools on the history of rice cultivation in Langkawi. It is divided into the Heritage Gallery, Paddy Gallery, Herb Garden and Garden of Variety. Firstly, The Heritage Gallery displays on the sequence of activities pertaining to rice planting whereas the Paddy Gallery offers views of a multi-tiered rooftop rice garden. Besides that, The Herb Garden and Garden of Variety sections are where visitors can try rice farming.
Underwater World Langkawi - Underwater World Langkawi is one of the main attractions of Langkawi. It is a huge white-washed structure houses which consists of more than 200 different species of marine and freshwater fish including harbour seals, rockhopper penguins, sharks, giant rays and the biggest freshwater fish in the world named Amazonian arapaima. The complex is divided into three sections: Tropical Rainforest, Temperate and Sub-Antarctic. The Sub-Antarctic is the most popular section where the ‘penguin-arium’ houses cute little rockhopper and black-footed penguins. Besides that, there are an Educational Resource Centre, a cafeteria and a three-dimensional (3D) theatre that showcases a short movie about Michael, a little prehistoric fish and his life before becoming a fossil.
Effective from 1st July 2016, the Kedah State Government imposed a mandatory Tourism Fee per occupied room per night for all hotel accommodation (maximum RM9.00 per room per night). This fee may change without prior notice. This fee will be collected by hotel upon guest arrival.