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The Andaman

Langkawi, Malaysia

The Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort, is a charming hotel on Langkawi's Datai Bay. With a backdrop of a 10 million year-old rainforest, calm seas and a coral reef just offshore, it is the perfect place for couples and families seeking an exotic break.

At a Glance

  • This is a great family resort, with a kid's club offering exciting daily activities for younger guests

  • Great children's club, which has recently been renovated

  • Stunning V Botanical Spa overlooking Datai Bay

  • Fantastic inter-connecting rooms, offering great room set-up for families

  • Spot the rare colugo or the Great Hornbill when you join the complimentary daily Nature Walks on offer

  • There is a coral nursery here, only one of its kind in the area

Family, Beach, Golf, Honeymoon

Insider's View

Often you are sitting at breakfast with monkeys up in the trees above!

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Insider's View

At around 4pm every afternoon a local fisherman will moor up on the beach with his catch of the day and guests can chose their dinner with the chef.

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Insider's View

Treat yourself to a spa treatment at the incredible spa and ask for treatment room 1 - it has the most breathtaking views over the bay!

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Insider's View

Between 10am and 1pm, spend some time at the Coral Nursery having a private guided snorkeling session.

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Insider's View

Head to the lobby lounge in the evening to enjoy live music from a Philippine band.

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Insider's View

Be sure to indulge on a delicious meal at Jala Restaurant, set right on the beach front, where you choose your own seafood to be freshly grilled for you, whilst enjoying the incredible sunset.

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Call us on 858 345 1762 to start planning your vacation to The Andaman


The Andaman is located at one end of the calm and picturesque Datai Bay, which sits on the northern shores of Langkawi. Backed by ancient rainforest, nestled between the mountains and the Andaman Sea, The Andaman's surroundings are simply stunning.

There are 178 rooms and suites, decorated in a contemporary Malaysian style. The rooms sit within a low-rise building, facing the bay's white-sand beach. Rooms offer views towards the rainforest or the sea.    

The Andaman's array of dining options, which include Japanese, Italian, and even Scandinavian-Malay fusion, mean there is something to suit all tastes. Whatever your choice, all meals are fresh and full of flavor, and the service is impeccable. The beach bar is a great spot for a cocktail at sunset with live music and relaxed casual dining.

The Rainforest Swimming Pool is located down by the beach, and features a waterslide as well as wading section for toddlers. Younger guests are also well-catered for with the Young Explorer's Club, which offers fun but educational excursions which focus on nature and exploration. Teenagers and older guests will also have plenty to keep them busy should they wish, with non-motorized watersports, cooking classes, nature and conservation activities, and the famous Els Club Teluk Datai golf course is only a few minutes away.

The amazing hilltop award-wining spa takes a holistic approach to wellness, incorporating therapies, beauty treatments, fitness classes, healthy cuisine, educational workshops and retreats for your body, mind and soul.


The Andaman has 178 rooms and suites, all of which have views of the sea or the rainforest. All rooms are furnished in a contemporary fashion, with wooden floors and spacious seating areas. All rooms feature modern amenities including air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, a TV, a safe, a minibar, ceiling fan, luxury toiletries, rain shower, bathtub and separate shower.

Executive Pool Suite

Executive pool suites boat partial sea views and benefit from their own private plunge pools, cabana day beds and private gardens.

The suite has separate living and sleeping areas, both of which are framed by floor-to-ceiling windows.

The suite is 86 sq.m.

Jacuzzi Studio

This suite features its own private Jacuzzi on the 9 sq.m covered terrace. The terrace opens up to a private garden, where guests can admire the rainforest views.


The Andaman caters superbly for young guests. The Young Explorer's Club offers range of exciting daily activities and adventures, and the pool has a water slide and shallow toddler's area. Babysitting is also available.


The Andaman has five restaurants including the beachside Tepian Laut, which serves local and international dishes, Jala, which offers fresh seafood, and The Japanese Restaurant, which has favorites such as sushi and tempura. Both the Beach Bar and Jentayu Lounge offer a relaxed spot for a drink and live music. 

There is a beachfront swimming pool, and the V Botanical Spa has an extensive menu which specializes in holistic therapies. Just a 4-minute drive away you can also enjoy the facilities at The Els Club Teluk Datai such as golf and tennis.


Complimentary activities at The Andaman include cycling, jogging trails, snorkeling, guided nature trails, a games room and kids’ club. Golf and tennis are available nearby and on-site there are cooking classes, boat trips and non-motorized watersports such as kayaking, windsurfing and hobie-cat sailing, available for an additional charge. The Andaman provides a complimentary shuttle bus to various places of interest on the island.

Location & Directions

Langkawi, Malaysia

The Andaman hotel is situated between the Mat Cancan Mountain and the Andaman Sea, built in the middle of an untouched tropical rainforest on Datai Bay. The 99 islands of the Langkawi archipelago lie some 20 miles off the northwest coast of Malaysia, in the Andaman Sea.

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.

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