Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi

Location

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. 

Quick Reference
Time and Distance to:
  • Langkawi International Airport (15 min, by car)
  • Kuah town/Jetty (30 min, by car)
Getting to the hotel

Airport Transfers

Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi is a 15-minute drive from the Langkawi International Airport. 

Airport transfer services* from the resort are available at the following:

  • Private Car: 2A + 2C (maximun 2 pieces of luggage) 
  • Limousine: 2A + 2C (maximum 2 pieces of luggage) 
  • Resort Van: Sharing basis (maximum 6 guests with 4 pieces luggage)
  • Taxis: Available at the Arrival Hall of Langkawi International Airport**

For more information or assistance on arranging airport transfer, please call our Reservations Team at +60 4 952 8888 or email at resvn.pelangi@meritushotels.com.

*Airport transfer services are chargeable and bookings must be made 48 hours prior to guest's stay or departure.
**Standard rate charged from the Airport to the resort is RM20 per way for up to 4 guests (additional charges apply for more guests).

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. 

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 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 resvn.pelangi@meritushotels.com should you require further information or assistance.

Climate & Weather

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.

Quick Facts

Languages

Bahasa Malaysia is the official language but English is widely spoken and understood.

Currency

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.

Time Difference

GMT +8

Working Hours

Langkawi has its weekends on Fridays and Saturdays, business and commercial enterprises close on Fridays.