Four Season Langkawi
Four Seasons Resort Langkawi
One of only four inhabited islands in an archipelago of 99 islands, Langkawi is a lush and tropical paradise in the Andaman Sea. The Four Seasons Resort has stunning pavilions and villas, a wide variety of facilities and unrivalled service.
At a Glance
Stunning family friendly beach resort with a great kids club
Quintessential tropical sandy beach backed by tropical vegetation
Immaculate Four Seasons service and attention to detail
The Family Beach Villas are the ultimate family friendly accommodation with two bedrooms and a private plunge pool, set right on the beach
A selection of great restaurants to suit all tastes
The beach villas here are just amazing, with their own plunge pool and verandah and the most stunning views of the islands off the coast - sunsets from here are just beautiful!Scott Dunn team
Enjoy a couple of sundowners at Rhu Bar - the sunsets are some of the best in the world and the cocktails are delicious!Victoria Hogg
Head out for a mangrove safari in the morning. It’s an excellent way to see some of Asia’s finest birds and walking fish.Scott Dunn team
Don’t be fooled into thinking that this is all about the beach – mangroves, rock climbing, cycling adventures, abseiling, archery, cruises, caves and freshwater lakes await you as well!Scott Dunn team
To start planning your vacation to Four Seasons Resort Langkawi
Langkawi, located off the northwest of Malaysia, is the first UNESCO Geopark in Southeast Asia, featuring 550-million-year-old rock formations, dense rainforest and secluded islands. The Four Seasons Resort is situated off Langkawi's north western coast overlooking the sparkling crystal clear Andaman Sea.
The hotel itself comprises a mixture of Beach Villas, Pavilions and Family Beach Villas, spread across the vast resort grounds to ensure tranquillity and privacy during your stay. Pavilions are either on an upper or ground floor level. Those on the lower level feature the addition of a private outdoor terrazzo soaking tub within their own private landscaped garden. Those on the upper level enjoy partial sea views. The free standing villas all boast private pools, and most lead directly onto the white sandy beach. For families there are fantastic two and three-bedroom options, providing plenty of space.
The level of service is outstanding, with the staff pre-empting your every want and need. Let your children enjoy the Kids Club whilst you treat yourself to a massage at the multi-award winning heavenly Geo Spa. Should you seek even further peace and quiet, there is an Adult Quiet Pool as well as the Family Pool. The resort offers ample activities including non-d watersports, X-Jetblades, on-site rock climbing and tennis courts. There is also the option for a helicopter transfer or tours over scenic wonders like the Kilim Karst Geoforest Park. Enjoy a round of golf at the multi-award winning The Els Club nearby.
There are three exceptional restaurants to choose from, providing a wide variety of cuisine including Meditarranean, Malaysian and grilled seafood, or why not indulge in a private barbecue on your villa deck followed by moonlit bonfire on the beach. For light snacks, there is the Rhu Bar, which also offers an extensive drinks menu.
The 91 Pavilions and Beach Villas are nestled in the tropical gardens or are set on the beach overlooking the Andaman Sea. Features include timber floors, high ceilings, open air verandas and contemporary comfort, blending Asian and Arab influences. All of the lower pavilions and some of the villas have outdoor terrazzo soaking tubs for two and all rooms are equipped with CD & DVD players, high speed broadband and iPod docking stations.
For ultimate relaxation, Beach Villas have their own spa area. Family Beach Villas have a small second bedroom that is connected to the main bedroom and is ideal for young children. Deluxe Family Beach Villas have two full bathrooms, making this a great option for families with older children. For larger families, or families with teenagers, the Three-Bedroom Family Garden Villas are perfect, offering plenty of space.
For those seeking privacy, the Royal Beach Villa is located in a secluded spot at the end of the resort's beach. With two full-sized bedrooms and bathrooms, a large living and dining area with a separate loo, and generously-sized private pool, this is luxury at its best.
On site children's activities include mangrove visits, drawing, kite making, singing, storytelling and beach activities. The supervised 'Kids For All Seasons' program is complimentary daily Kids Club and for 4-12 year olds. It is mainly based in the children's center but uses the entire resort as its playground. There is also a family pool, children's yoga, children's menus and babysitting is available. Please note that at the two-bedroom villa, extras for children are provided such as sandcastle making kits and beach toys.
There are three restaurants at the resort. Serai is on the beachfront and serves Mediterranean cuisine. Ikan-Ikan is built in the style of a Malaysian home, and offers local specialties. The Kelapa Grill is also on the shore, with a menu featuring grilled seafood and meat, as well as Asian stri-fried and wood-fired pizzas.
There is plenty to keep everyone busy, with a complimentary kid's club, windsurfing, sailing, kayaks, cycling, rock-climbing, a fully equipped gym, tennis court, two swimming pools and a library. The Geo Spa is a tranquil retreat with six spa pavilions, yoga and meditation.
Nearby to the resort the following can be arranged: golf, diving (including PADI qualifications), mangrove tours, bird watching, boat cruises and fishing. The hotel will be on hand to assist you with your desired activities.
Location & Directions
Set on Tanjung Rhu beach on the shores of the Andaman Sea in North Langkawi. The 99 islands of the Langkawi archipelago lie some 20 miles off the northwest coast of Malaysia.
When to go
Langkawi has a coastal tropical climate year round, with temperatures ranging from 23°C in the early parts of the year to 34°C towards the end of the year. The wet monsoon season is from April to October making the best time to visit from November to March. The rain starts falling the whole month of June. If you are wary of crowd the try to avoid the Malaysian school vacations as the island becomes very busy during these periods.