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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ended up staying here for 2 weeks and absolutely loved it! The first 2 nights we stayed in the dorms which were clean and private with walls separating each bed. We then moved to a double room with a fan. It had a private bathroom and an area outside with a hammock where you can sit and relax. If... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Am not advising any of the backpackers to go there ... I have found a condoms beside my bed in the dorm .... And the cafe is quite different than other cafes or restaurants even supermarkets .... There is no common zone ... It's really poor at the facilities and the services

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Thank Ahmed A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed on Langkawi and just have to write to say Chief is one of the nicest most helpful people we have met in our travels. He went out of his way to explain and organise us for our trip to the perhentians and has super good motorbikes for rent.

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Thank Britt1111
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i was staying at the Rainbow's dorm for two nights, the dorm has partition between one to one bed it gives some privacy even it was just a lil space. the location is ideal, 3-4 minutes to the shop and beach. its perfect for backpackers!

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Thank Ezza R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't actually stay at rainbow lodge so this is more a review for an employee, Chief, a guy who we got to know through trying to hire motorcycles on our first day! He was the most helpful, generous and kind man who organised many things for us during our stay including a private boat charter and discounted car rental.... More 

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Thank Julie S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Room was clean and was nice to have an outside area with hammock. Cafe was nice enough. Staff not so helpful, quite short with us at times. Close walk to shops, loads of places to eat and 2/3 minutes walk to the beach. Get what you pay for but location is ideal. Good for backpackers but not really anybody else.

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Thank Ffion S
Trondheim, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average hotel but not very cheap. We booked a room without AC but when we reached there we found out only one stand fan which is not enough to provide air. The toilets were very old and broken. Then we shifted to an AC room that cost us good amount of extra charges. The food is also unapetizing.

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Thank Rabeya B
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

A five minute walk from the beach, Rainbow Lodge offers tranquility and yet is close to all the hot spots in Cenang beach. Very well maintained, is clean and spacious. Staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend it 👍🏼

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Thank Safinaz S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

The staff could not be any more helpful, even advising us of cheap places to eat. The rooms are comfortable but go for an air con room, a fan is not enough. Walking distance to the beach and the place also offer bike hire.

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Thank Monique N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Stayed here with a friend for four nights. Basic room but had everything one would need for a chilled beach holiday. Great value (around 20 euro a night for bungalow) Really close to the beach and restaurants Very friendly staff, nice chill out area. Gorgeous coffee!!! I would recommend this place to someone on a budget.

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Additional Information about Rainbow Lodge

Address: No. 4 Lorong Surau Kampung Haji Maidin, Pantai Cenang, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Kedah > Langkawi District > Langkawi > Pantai Cenang
Price Range: $12 - $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rainbow Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Rainbow Hotel Pantai Cenang
Rainbow Lodge Langkawi/Pantai Cenang
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