Tanjung Rhu Resort in Langkawi – Experience The Resort
Our Internet Centre lets you stay connected to the world. Enjoy private surfing and emailing sessions amidst our tropical lush garden.
This facility is especially designed to suit even the most fastidious of needs, capable of seating 100 persons in a theatre set-up. It is equipped with state-of-the-art audio and video facilities that can enhance the results of any gathering.
When you are looking for solitude and time for yourself, head to our Reading Room. It features a 2-tiered open deck, designed for avid readers who appreciate space. Apart from the books in our library, guests may borrow from our DVD’s- movies collection for viewing pleasure in the room. While enjoying your personal time, you can also savour our traditional high-tea from 4 pm to 6 pm. We have a wide array of aromatic coffee and tea. Our reading room is open daily from 10 am to 11 pm.
*Complimentary Wi-Fi is available
At an additional cost, you can choose to be picked up from Langkawi International Airport, which is a 30-minute drive away. The transportation options available include the chauffeured Hyundai Starex and Toyota Vellfire.
If you’re feeling adventurous and want to discover the island on your own, do so in style with our Sedan, MPV and Limousine. A valid international driving license is required. In Langkawi, we drive on the left side of the road.
We provide a full range of office and secretarial support services.
Babysitting services are available, with prior arrangement, for children up to the age of 12. Our babysitters are resort employees who are trained and approved to provide this service.
Laundry, dry cleaning, and ironing services are available ’round the clock.
Our resort in Langkawi also has currency exchange, 24-hour front desk and room service, VIP room facilities, Kids Club (Closed for Upgrading), and 24/7 Wi-Fi Internet access in Selected Areas.
Air Hangat Mangrove Trails
Explore the hidden mangrove tributaries of Ayer Hangat, where it’s time to live the experience and enjoy an incredible scenic water adventure. A spectacle of unrivalled scenery unfolds as you journey across mangrove viaducts and through channels in the heart of the eastern parts of Langkawi. Brahminy Kites, White Bellied Eagles, Long-Tailed Macaque and Monitor Lizards adorn this limestone rainforest. The tours which are very personal and informative will have stopovers at a Bat Cave, Fish Farm and an opportunity for raptor sightings (eagles & kites)
Have a sit in our explorer boats and allow us to take care of you and your family in a perfect journey to the heart of the Ayer Hangat mangrove rainforest, where ocean and rivers becomes in one. Our knowledgeable guides will share this magic with you. The mangrove offers beautiful varieties of amazing trees (and fruits during fruiting seasons), unforgettable rainforest scenic and the magic that you can only feel when sharing one to one with the Ayer Hangat wildlife.
Fish & Eagle Spotting
You don’t have to go far to see some of Langkawi’s coral marine life. A short ride by boat will bring you and your family to a small cove where coral marine life is in abundant, particularly its dominant species – Sergeant Major. Stick your hands out and they come to you like bees swarming to its honey nest. Feel the gentle massage it creates and try your hand at catching one with your bare hands. Continue by boat to the mangrove rainforest where birds of prey await your arrival, providing an opportunity to admire and photograph the striking White Bellied Sea Eagles and Brahminy Kites that call mangrove trees and limestone rocks its home.
Get ready for a fun filled 3 hour fishing the wonderful waters off the Andaman Sea with a spectacular view of Langkawi Island and its coastline. Fishing is something the whole family can enjoy too, and kids just love the excitement of catching their first fish. For anglers and novice alike, this trip will include bait, tack, rods, and reels and is fully equipped to offer many different types of fishing to fans of the sport. Trolling, bottom fishing, casting and even fly fishing is available where the waters are clear, the air is warm, and the fish always bites…..
Geopark Island Hopping
Island Hopping – more than a journey. A relaxed cruise will take you by and in between islands with stopovers at secluded beaches and a cool dip in a fresh water lake sitting 15 meters above sea level.
Cruise with us in at South East Asia’s first Geopark. Discover the “Jewel of Langkawi” and enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery nature has to offer. View majestic towering cliffs rising straight from the seas, unique geological formations, beautiful waterways and tributaries, limestone mountain peaks and much more. Bring your camera as the cruise makes photographic and wildlife stops. White bellied sea eagles, brahminy kites, long tailed macaque, and monitor lizards are often seen.
You don’t have to travel the world to escape completely. Hug the scenic coastline of the islets of Langkawi and an enchanted view be folds before your eyes. The beautiful rocky limestone forests on the slopes of stunning limestone outcrops, trees emerging from the cliffs and sea stacks dramatically rising from the ocean as in ancient coral thrust into the sky millions of years ago. A three hour leisurely cruises in the comfort of our explorer boat with our experienced skipper and guide while you marvel the sun-scorched coastlines.
Treat yourself to a relaxing evening, sail off aboard our 27 footer explorer boat and nothing is more beautiful than the Andaman Sea bathed in the light of the sunset. Cruise the tropical waters of Straits of Cin Cin and relish the sea breeze as the pastel sunset unfolds before you. Watch the sun slowly disappear beyond the horizon as the sun paints the sky with colours that change from brilliant blues to deep yellows, oranges, pinks and reds.
Get up with the birds and experience the peace and coolness of the early morning on our Sunrise Cruise. The tour will offer our guest a unique experience to see Langkawi’s horizon in a different light. Smell the freshness in the rising mist while waiting for the sun to rise above the mountains, see the birds warming up, getting moving, starting to feed and hear the birds call without the roar of the traffic. On the return journey, witness perfect reflections in the river and its tributaries and make the most of the soft light for stunning photographs. A great way to start the day! You will not be sorry you woke up for this peaceful and beautiful experience.
ATV Beach Front Ride
Drive your own all-terrain vehicle on the beautiful, tailored design dirt track, and along the beach during this 45 minute guided tour, including a photo stop at the ‘End Of The Cove’. Instruction and all safety equipment is provided to ride the ATV. Discover Tanjung Rhu’s stunning natural landscapes, tall Rhu trees, limestone rocks and the slopes.
Before starting out on a 1-hour ATV ride, you will be briefed on safety information and riding instructions to operate your all-terrain vehicle, including how to switch on the engine, press the accelerator on the handle, and brake. Once you are comfortable, put on your helmet and follow your guide. Take off for the Rhu trees along our very own private track, then ride to the beach where you will get tips on driving an ATV over the sand. En route, ride at your own pace and take time to stop for photos. Motoring along the beach, you will have the sea waves on one side and the ‘Rhu’ trees on the other. Your guide will lead you back to the starting point at the end of your excursion.
Laze under the tropical sun or take a long, cooling dip. Embrace tranquility and enjoy the beautiful vistas of the Andaman Sea at our magnificent, 60 m fresh water pool.
Surrounding the Alfresco Sands restaurant is a 50 m ozone-treated swimming pool that runs parallel and faces the beachfront from the featured Sands Garden end. The architecture of this pool blends well with landscape of palm trees, neatly constructed bridging timber decks with lime rock water, and thoughtfully selected light features. The pool area is well equipped with sun decks, umbrellas, and changing room facilities.
Enjoying the water around the bay is what Tanjung Rhu Resort is all about. Zip around on our hobie wave in this lovely bay for an exhilarating water sport experience or relaxing sailing day, or paddle through the islands on a bright sunny day. Choose a single or double kayak to paddle at your own pace in this beautiful curved beach, a perfect spot for relaxing.
Short, simple foot-trails or more challenging ones, including the Rainforest/Mangrove Forest tours, are designed to expose you to Tanjung Rhu’s diverse fauna and flora.
Reconnect with nature! This walk is at the ‘garden art’ grounds of the resort where at every turn there is a plant or tree that tells a thousand stories. Stories about trees that are regarded as your local village pharmacy, natural remedies as insect repellents and fragrant flowers are some to look out for.
For golf enthusiasts, check out the picturesque The Els Club TelukDatai – Rainforest Course, which is located by the rainforest.