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Shirin Homestay

Pentai Cenang, Langkawi, Malaysia
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Shirin Homestay
Ranked #23 of 121 Langkawi B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

I was very happy to find this place. The cottage was small and adequate with a surprisingly strong air cond. I was enchanted with little frogs in the bathroom and geckos on the wall. The geckos eat the mosquitoes and I like geckos. I love the cats wandering about Shirin Homestay. I wrote more in my livejournal here http://shanlung.livejournal.com/142681.html

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

Dad im home.. Dat the best word for the man(owner).. and the woman..hmm.. Maybe the red day for all woman.. about service, o.k simple and nice.. Room, like my home quiet n steady.. I stayed there only one night. Bcoz i have done my job there.. I think, i will stay here again when i come to.Chenang.. Overall best best... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

this place was great to stay at. they have lovely little bungalow huts with ac, fan and good shower. we stayed 5 nights and enjoyed it very much, the 2 owners were lovely, very welcoming and helpful. the lady even thew us a st patricks day party. the price is very reasonable and right in the middle of the strip... More

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Devonport, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

This place is in a great location, just over the road from the beach. If you are a backpacker who is used to simple lodgings you will find this place just fine. The rooms all have their own bathrooms and the beer is VERY cheap! The only negatives - bathrooms need a scrub so thongs in there are needed. Can... More

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Santiago, Chile
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

I stayed here for 3 nights in one of the bungalows. The room was very good, even when the hot shower and aircon were not working, jajaja. But here you don't really need hot shower, and I prefer fan than aircon. The bungalow has a small and nice balcony, and was comfortable and clean. Location is excellent, just across the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012 via mobile

Plan to stay here for 1 week, but get bad experience from the owner !!when we want to review the room. She not allow us to do! And she said ! If we don't like stay here go away!!!so we just left and found another place to stay at cenang area!. I dont understand why this people can manage this... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

we booked in advance, then we called from the harbour again, they promised to pick us up, but suddenly the car was broken. finaly gone there and there was no room available. they showed us a room, which was stinky and smelling of old shoes and sweating. so dont trust them when you book there. terrible place!

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filippines
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

I agry with LuluNomad from Astralia.I had very similar nasty experience with the lady of Shirin. I went there with my husband 26 of December 2011 to ask about double room.There where free rooms so I agreed with her husband about price.He made me discount becouse I wanted to stay 25 days and told me to come next day at... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2011

I walked in and was told by a worker that the boss is at the airport and if i wait for her to get back i could have the room, so i decided to wait as most places were booked out and it was a busy weekend with an event on in Langkawi. She was supposed to be back in... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2011

me and my buddy are about to leave today after one week here, originally we were only staying two nights and that was by accident, but this place is a little gem just accross from the beach. the owners are the nicest people on the planet and will literally bend over backwards o help you out they drove us to... More

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Address: Pentai Cenang, Langkawi, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Kedah > Langkawi District > Langkawi
Also Known As:
Shirin Homestay Hotel Langkawi

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