Ambong Langkawi Rainforest Retreat - Pulau Langkawi


Ambong Ambong is the Malaysian name for Scaevola taccada, a plant that is native to Langkawi. Important to the ecosystem because it prevents the erosion of sand into the sea, many cultures also believe in the healing properties of Scaevola taccada

Ambong Ambong Langkawi Rainforest Retreat is set in a tropical rainforest in Langkawi Island. We are small with only 11 units, are slightly quirky but warm, friendly and discreet.

Set in a lush tropical forest alive with wild life overlooking the Andaman Sea, it is secluded though not isolated.

the serenity of the hotel which is a mere five-minute walk from Pantai Tengah, one of the finer beaches on the island. Several convenience shops, excellent restaurants, cafes, bars and tourist attractions are also minutes away.

For independent-minded travellers who like to set their own pace, we could well be the ideal place for you.


Kedah ~ Langkawi Island ~ Pantai Tengah - retreat

Room Type

two 2-bedroom cottages and six individual studios. Six individual studios are available for accommodation. The charm of Ambong Ambong is in the natural beauty of the surrounding forest; which unclutters the mind, making it conducive to creative thinking and productivity. Satellite TV and broadband internet connections give you the choice of being as connected to the "outside world" as and when you want to be, as well as the option of just "switching off" and escaping from the outside world for a while. However you choose to interpret it, Ambong Ambong can just as easily be your ultimate holiday retreat, or your home away from home

Room Description


Size : (84 m²)

King-sized bed,En-suite bathroom with separate heated shower,Wooden bathtub on Balcony,Refrigerator, microwave oven and electric kettle,Indoor settees and outdoor seating for lounging,Large balcony,Air-conditioner and ceiling fans,Great views of the Andaman Sea, islands and mountains range

Single Storey Two-Bedroom Cottage

Size : (106 m²)

Two bedrooms (one with king-sized bed and one with twin super singles),En-suite bathrooms and separate heated shower,Refrigerator, microwave oven and electric kettle,Indoor and outdoor settees for lounging,Air-conditioners and ceiling fans

Triple Storey Two-Bedroom Cottage

Size : (145 m²)

Two bedrooms (one with king-sized bed and one with twin super singles),En-suite bathrooms with bidet and separate heated shower, Refrigerator, microwave oven and electric kettle, Indoor settee for lounging


Size : (46 m²)

King-sized or twin super single beds,En-suite bathroom with separate heated shower,Refrigerator, microwave oven and electric kettle,Indoor settees and outdoor seating for lounging,Air-conditioner and ceiling fans

Facilities & Activities

Yoga deck; Swimming pool; Yoga classes are available with Dorothy Ang from Langkawi Yoga, a qualified yoga instructor; Located within the grounds, the award-winning Ishan Malaysian Spa is a blissful haven to indulge yourself with a variety of treatments under trained therapists. From the soothing to the reinvigorating, only the freshest ingredients, traditional herbs and spices are used; Unkaizan Japanese Restaurant ~ is an award winning restaurant has been listed every year since 2005 in Malaysia's Best Restaurant Guide and is known for excellent food, superb service and friendly staff. Famed for its fresh seafood, the Japanese chef will prepare for you in any of the Japanese styles – sashimi, shioyoki (in salt), terriyaki (with sweet sauce) or teppanyaki

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