Situated on the northwestern tip of Langkawi Island, The Datai is nestled inside an ancient tropical rainforest, with a secluded white sandy beach facing the calm Andaman Sea.

Some people think a hotel is just a bed for the night but a stay in The Datai will change that perception. Built on stunning scenery which leaves the heart fully-warmed; The Datai will provide you an experience of Langkawi like no other.

Blended with nature and fine traditions, The Datai maintains quality and excellence in providing accommodation for all its guests. Look around you and you’ll notice subtlety and luxury that none can compare with.

In 1993, after every construction puzzle was solved, The Datai proudly opened and since then, has evolved into a renowned, friendly harbour for travellers to find. Built with love and imagination – it’s one of a kind.

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The Datai Langkawi features a private beach and an exclusive 18-hole Championship golf course. The resort also provides a full-service spa, two tennis courts, two outdoor swimming pools, and a health club. Water sports facilities are available at the hotel.


Beautifully integrated into the lush surroundings of the tropical rainforest, each experience at The Spa at The Datai promises to be special.

Select from a comprehensive menu of exquisite spa treatments by expert and nurturing hands, to relax, rejuvenate and revitalise for a sense of overall well being.

Signature treatments include The Datai massage, Balinese Massage, Warm Stone Massage, and Rainforest Harmony. Individual and couple spa sessions are available in 4 enchanting spa pavilions

We are open daily from 9.00am to 9.00pm

Championship Golf Course

The Datai Bay golf course enjoys a unique setting in the heart of the rainforest, between the magnificent Mat Cincang Mountain Range and the Andaman Sea. Renowned as one of the region’s most exclusive 18-hole golf courses, the facility is perfect for golf enthusiasts to tee-off in luxury.

Child Programs

Baby-sitting Service
Kids Menus


Conference and meeting facilities are available for small events such as seminars, private meetings, etc which able to accommodate 60 guests. Facilities include full AV equipment, IDD and facsimile lines.

Next to The Gift Shop in the main building

Room Size:72sqm

24 persons (Boardroom)

36 persons (Classroom)

30 persons (Hollow Square)

24 persons (U-Shape)

64 persons (Theatre)


For an unforgettable celebration of your love in an intimate tropical setting, amidst the rainforest and the shimmering Andaman Sea, have your wedding at The Datai, Langkawi. Let our experience wedding planner ensure your wedding day is memorable.


The Datai Langkawi has a series of well-appointed rooms, villas and suites with sizeable bedrooms, living areas, private verandahs and amazing views of the natural landscape.

The Datai Langkawi features 106 rooms, consisting of 54 deluxe rooms, 40 villas and 12 suites. All rooms have individually controlled air conditioning, ceiling fans, satellite TV, DVD player, hairdryers, international direct dial telephones and personal safes.

Deluxe Room

Each of the 54 Deluxe Rooms features a combined bedroom and living area with balcony. Additional facilities include one comfortable day bed, a private bar, and a spacious bathroom with dressing area, twin vanities, a bathtub and shower.

Superior Villa

Offering a much bigger interior space in both the living area and bathroom, this elegantly designed villas incorporate an over sized day bed, dining table for two, LCD, DVD Player, Bose CD sound system and Lavazza coffee machine. The extremely spacious bathroom includes rainfall shower, twin terrazzo vanities and his and her wardrobes

Corner & End Suite

The 2 Corner Suites and 9 End Suites comprise a spacious bedroom with ensuite bath and a living area with dining table. Every suite opens out to a spacious balcony.

Pool Villa

Pool Villa features a 3.5 metre x 4 metre plunge pool with built-in Jacuzzi and day bed are designed in the same style as Superior Villa.

Pool Suite

The Datai’s four Pool Suites are located within close proximity to the beach and Beach Club. Each suite comprises a bedroom with living area, a spacious bathroom and a private deck. Every two suites are linked by a sheltered walkway and share a fitted kitchen as well as a living room and a dining room. All four pool suites share a 15 metre pool. Pool Suites must be reserved in pairs as they share common areas.

The Datai Suite

The Datai Suite has two bedrooms, an expansive living and dining area, plus a fully equipped kitchen. A sandstone balcony encompasses the Datai Suite, providing a panoramic view of the environs from every conceivable angle.

Villa Hutan Datai

Luxuriously appointed Malay-style suites are separately raised on stilts with connecting walkways around the villa. Malaysian antiques, carvings and statues blend seamlessly with waterfalls and ponds around the 15 metre long central pool.

All 4 bedrooms have individually controlled air conditioning, ceiling fans, satellite TV, DVD/CD, mini bar, hairdryer, personal safes, separate shower and soaking tub plus a balcony.

The 91 sqm master bedroom features a Jacuzzi plus computer with complimentary internet access. It can accommodate 2 adults. The other three 44 sqm bedrooms can accommodate 2 adults and 1 child each.

The 91 sqm living pavilion showcases the owner’s private collection of Asian artifacts displaying silver, ceramics, paintings and sculptures.

An outdoor bar and BBQ plus a 58 sqm European-style kitchen are available for private catering. Complimentary transportation by car within Datai Bay is available on demand.

Guests of Villa Hutan Datai are entitled to use all facilities and services of The Datai including recreational facilities, the beach, restaurants and the spa.

Gastronomy & Bar

Elevated in the forest, in an open-air setting enjoy the authentic Thai cuisine at The Pavilion. For Malaysian and Western cuisine look out for The Dining Room or enjoy the alfresco dining at The Beach Club. For the authentic Malay and Indian cuisine, enjoy the open-air Malay House. Don’t miss out on the panoramic views of the Andaman Sea all day long in the Lobby Lounge.

The Pavilion

The Pavilion serves authentic Thai cuisine in a charming alfresco setting in the canopy of the rainforest.

We are open daily from 6.30pm to 11.00pm

The Dining Room

The Dining Room is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, featuring western specialties and local Malaysian delights.

We are open daily from 7.00am to 11.00pm

The Gulai House

Situated in the heart of the rainforest, away from the resort’s main building, the award-winning Gulai House presents traditional Malaysian curries and Indian specialties in an open-air “Kampung Style” setting.

As part of on-going improvements to The Datai Langkawi’s facilities, please be advised that The Gulai House is currently CLOSED for relocation until early April 2012. During this time The Gulai House menu will be available at the Beach Club Restaurant from 6.30pm till 10.30pm daily. All other food and beverage venues – The Dining Room, The Pavilion, The Beach Club Restaurant, The Lobby Lounge and The Beach Bar – remain fully operational.

The Beach Club

With unobstructed views of the ocean, The Beach Club provides a dream setting for dining by the sea.

We are open daily from 11.00am to 11.00pm

Lobby Lounge

Refreshing cocktails and snacks are on offer at the Lobby Lounge. This venue is reserved for guests above the age of 16 years old, after 8.00pm daily.

We are open daily from 9.00am to 1.00am

In-Room Dining

Room service available 24 hours a day


The Datai

JJalan Teluk Datai,
07000 Pulau Langkawi
Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia
Tel : +60 (4) 959 2500
Fax: +60 (4) 959 2600


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