Offering a divine escape from city life, Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi is centrally located and conveniently accessible for a laid-back getaway.
The island of Langkawi is fringed by unspoiled beaches and home to lush rainforest and ancient caves, providing an unforgettable vacation for urban dwellers who crave a retreat to a beautiful seaside location with a serene and rural backdrop.
Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi is the accommodation of choice in this paradise, where one can enjoy a day of water sports fun at Cenang Beach, pick up gifts at Langkawi’s duty-free shops or visit one of the many other attractions the island has to offer. Whatever you decide – waterfall hikes, archipelago cruises or safari excursions – we will make it happen.
Places of Interest Around The Hotel
Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi is a 15-minute car ride from Langkawi International Airport. Guests can easily explore the island using public taxis or by renting private cars.
Langkawi offers a number of activities including:
- Langkawi SkyCab and SkyBridge
- Langkawi Legend Park
- Underwater World Langkawi
- Telaga Tujuh or Seven Wells Waterfall
- Kilim Karst Geoforest Park
- Laman Padi Langkawi or Rice Garden Museum
Looking for nightlife? There are many bars and clubs situated around Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah, which offer happy hour drinks with beachfront views.
- Langkawi International Airport (15 min, by car)
- Kuah town/Jetty (30 min, by car)
Meritus Pelangi is 15 minutes from the Langkawi International Airport. We currently provide the following services for your travelling needs.
The airport transfer services from the resort are available as per details below :
- Private Car: 2A + 2C with luggage
- Limousine: 2A + 2C maximum 2 pieces of luggage
- MPV (Multi Purpose Vehicle): 2A + 2C with luggage
- Resort Van: Sharing basis
- Taxis: Available at the Arrival Hall of Langkawi International Airport. Standard rate charged from the Airport to the resort is RM20 per way for up to 4 people. Additional charges apply for more passengers.
Journey Duration: 15 - 20 minutes
From the Jetty
Kuah Jetty is located in Kuah Town which is the capital of Langkawi. If you are planning to arrive or leave Langkawi by ferry or boat, this is where you will need to disembark.
If you would like us to pick you up from the jetty, please do let us know. The charges are as follows:
- Private Car: Maximum 3 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children
- Resort Van : 4 – 8 pax
Journey Duration : Approximately 30 minutes pending traffic conditions
- Taxis: Available to the resort from the Jetty.
Cost : Approximately RM30 per way based on number of passengers
Journey Duration : 30 minutes pending traffic conditions
Private Car Rental
Upon Arrival at the Airport and Jetty you will have many options of companies that provide car rental services. Fees and details differ with each company.
From the resort we do have cars for hire with full insurance for the day.
We will be more than delighted to make arrangements for your Airport or Jetty transfer. Kindly inform reservations upon booking or ring us 48 hours prior departure. Alternatively please contact us on +60 4 952 8888 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org should you require further information or assistance.
Langkawi, being close to the Equator has a tropical climate with an average temperature of 32°C. Langkawi’s climate is governed by the monsoon winds which produce a rainy season that lasts from September to December with short, heavy downpours. There are occasional showers throughout the year; however the weather is generally towards the mid-high year round humidity.
Bahasa Malaysia is the official language but English is widely spoken and understood.
Malaysian currency is in Ringgit (RM) and sen. Notes are in denominations of RM100, RM50, RM10, RM5 and RM1. Coins are available in 50 sen, 20 sen, 10 sen and 5 sen. Most places accept traveller’s cheques and credit cards.
Langkawi has its weekends on Fridays and Saturdays, business and commercial enterprises close on Fridays.