Langkawi, Malaysia · 6 hotels available
Fresh water hot springs may be common to us and easily found in other states, but the salt water hot spring is rare and can only be found in few countries. That what makes Air Hangat Village, Langkawi become one of the most popular attractions in Langkawi island. It is a natural salt water hot spring with free entrance for children below 12 and RM5 for the adults. Located in Mukim Ayer Hangat, the hot spring compound had been renovated for almost three years to make it more modern and attractive to the visitors. As a consequence, the hot spring now becomes more well- known for its three-tiered wells and Jacuzzis. It is amazing where the natural salt-water is also pumped in into the Jacuzzis. If you want to try out the Jacuzzis, you my check the current rate per hour, and it used to be RM70. Other than these two, the hot spring compound is also upgraded and renovated with small ponds and water fountains in landscaped garden, cultural performances, restaurant, souvenir and gift stalls and others.
It is believed that the salted natural hot spring water is rich with mineral and very effective for healing any feet related ailment. It is also effective for skin diseases, gout and joint aches. Therefore, many visitors will come and dip their feet in the wells. The first tier well is the farthest and warmest. When dipping the feet for the first time, you might think that water is too hot. However, soon after you get used to it, you will even fall asleep with your feet dipped in the water. It is so relaxing and soothing. Lastly, this hot spring operates daily, early from 9 in the morning to 5 in the evening.
Located at Jalan Tanjung Rhu, approximately 2 kilometres away from Hot Spring Village, there is a luxury and world widely well-known hotel and resort named Four Season. Four Season is surrounded by the beautiful beach with silvery sands, lavish rainforests, mountain landscapes and clear waters. The best thing is where the pavilions and villas are scattered throughout the exquisite landscaped gardens, in the style of a native village. Both pavilions and villas are exceptionally spacious and featured with expensive and sophisticated interior designs such as verandas, pebble-washed patios and many more. Visitors may also choose to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Andaman sea or sunset and resort of tropical garden. For each pavilions and villas, the visitors are provided with four room types depending on the size of their family.
Undefeated to Four Seasons, Tanjung Rhu is also a 5 stars resort located about 3 kilometres away from Hot Spring Village. This resort is a fusion of past and present concept that makes the resort looks so modern in traditional settings. Besides, the world-class hospitality provided makes this resort to be on par with Four Seasons resort. It is cozy up in the cool shade of rustling Casuarina trees on a 2.5 km white-sand beach kissed by the clean and clear waters of the Andaman Sea. In every way, a true haven of romance, privacy, and tranquillity can be felt. The visitors enjoy having a picnic lunch on an uninhabited island, a romantic barbecue under the stars, or al fresco fine-dining on the beach. There are five types of suites for the visitors to choose from with the spacious ranging from 50 square feet to 100 square feet. These resorts are the two most famous stay visited by the tourists. There are also other cheaper hotels around the Hot Spring Village. By clicking on the link above, you will get to see more options.