I stayed at this hotel with 3 girlfriends for a girlie break away from the rat race for the weekend.
Firstly - the staff were wonderful, very accommodating (allowed us to have a late checkout at 3pm, free of charge). The transfers from airport to harbour to hotel were also very efficient and courteous.
Hotel itself was lovely. A little shabby round the edges, but clean and good facilities. The nightlife didn't really happen - which was fine for us as we didn't want crazy nights - but there wasn't much atmosphere past 9pm. People seemed to eat quite early too - there were a few families so that could be why.
The pool was great. Sunken pool bar which was brilliant - haven't seen one of those in a few years! The beach was lovely but we didn't stray far from the pool. One of us went for a dip in the sea but it was a bit dirty apparently.
Our rooms were perfectly facilitated. Tea/coffee making, double sinks in the ENORMOUS bathroom and the beds were also huge and very comfy. Air conditioning worked perfectly and the rooms were cleaned beautifully. I would bring your own hair dryer though if you need to style your hair properly - the ones on the bathroom wall weren't great.
Food was delicious. We stuck to the buffet for most meals and had lunch by the pool. Excellent choice and a good mix of world cuisines - all done well - which is unusual.
I recommend this highly for a quick break in a safe, clean hotel with lovely staff and good food. If you want luxury or a happening nightlife, stay elsewhere - but this place is great. We loved it.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- We are a 5 Star Private Island Resort, off Langkawi. The journey to this property takes 20 minutes by ground transfer from Langkawi Airport to Port Cenang and 7 Minutes boat ride from Port Cenang to Rebak Island. The resort is located adjacent to the only fully equipped private island marina in Malaysia. Our Exotic Rebak Motifs are Nature Trails, Jungle Walks, Moon Deck Dining,Batik Painting, Mangrove Tours and Sunset Cruise. ... more less
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