The Datai

An absolutely gorgeous resort where everyone knows your name and the sound of tropical birds provides your daily soundtrack, The Datai is simply divine. Set by a stream and with open-air treatment rooms looking out over jungle, the spa is staffed by expert therapists who soothe you into such a wonderful state of bliss, you can’t imagine going anywhere else again.


Please Note: The Datai will re-open its doors after the extensive renovation on the 1st of November 2018.

 Nearest Airport: Langkawi Transfer Time: Approx. 40 minutes

Sharing from £1559.00£1559.00 pp
Singles from £2399.00£2399.00 pp

Room Types

Deluxe Room

Each of the Deluxe Rooms are 62.5 square metres in size and the combined bedroom and living room contain a king-size bed, private bar with coffee and tea-making facilities, writing desk, LCD flat screen television, a daybed and an out-door balcony with a view of the rainforest. The spacious bathroom and dressing room feature twin vanities, shower cabin, toilet, bathtub and ample luggage space.

Premium Room

Each of the Premium Rooms are 62.5 square meters in size yet boasting delightful views of the rainforest, pool or the Andaman Sea. The Premium rooms are popular for those wanting to engage with nature from their own balcony, be it the cute and playful Dusky leaf monkey, the squirrels and colorful frogs. Examine the flora, fauna or the sea with binoculars! Premium rooms contain a king-size bed, private bar with tea-coffee making facilities, writing desk, LCD flat screen television, a daybed and an out-door balcony. An ipod docking station is available for your choice of music entertainment. A spacious bathroom and dressing room features twin vanities, shower vestibule cabin, toilet, bathtub and ample luggage space.

Superior Villa

The Superior Villas are 93 square meters located in the heart of the tropical rainforest are connected to public facilities by a series of pathways. These elegantly designed villas, each 93 square metres in size, incorporate an oversized daybed, dining table for two, LCD flat screen television, Bose CD sound system, iPod and private bar with coffee and tea-making facilities. An equally spacious bathroom includes an 8” rainfall shower, bathtub and twin terrazzo vanities with its own wardrobe.

Pool Villas

Each of the five Pool Villas is a 120-square metres one-bedroom villa, similar to a Superior Villa, in addition it includes a private plunge pool with a built-in Jacuzzi. The luxurious Pool Villas are located in the heart of the rainforest, with easy access to the resort’s facilities.

Corner Suite & End Suites

Located in the main building, Corner and End Suites comprise a spacious bedroom with end suite bathroom and a spacious living and dining area. There are two Corner Suites and nine End Suites, 109 square metres and 125 square metres respectively, available. Each suite presents a spacious and private veranda overlooking the tropical forest and sea, and is fully equipped with an LCD flat screen television, Bose CD sound system, iPod and private bar with tea and coffee-making facilities.

Pool Suites

Four Pool Suites are located within close proximity to the beachfront and each of them features a luxurious bedroom with living area, spacious bathroom, dressing area and a private deck. Every two suites are adjoined by sheltered walkways, and share a common living and dining areas with a fitted kitchen. All four suites share a private swimming pool with a large sunning terrace.

The Datai Suite

The 258-square metres Datai Suite has two large bedrooms and presents an expansive living and dining area, plus a fully equipped kitchen. The panoramic ocean view of the environs from every conceivable angle is best enjoyed on the large out-door balcony that fringes the suite.

Villa Hutan Datai

The 550-square metres Villa Hutan Datai has one Master Bedroom Pavilion, a Living Pavilion, a Dining Area and a Kitchen. Perched dramatically on the hillside among the tree tops of a 150 million year old rainforest, the luxuriously private Villa Hutan Datai enjoys breathtaking views of Datai Bay. Surrounded by the sounds and sights of the jungle, you watch amazed as pair of flying squirrels sail from tree to tree. Monkeys, hornbills, eagles and flying foxes carry on their centuries old habits within the pristine environment of the rainforest.

All rooms have individually controlled air-conditioning, humidity control, ceiling fans, satellite television, DVD player, hairdryer, international direct dial telephone, wireless internet connection, personal safe and private bar. Guests can enjoy complimentary non-alcoholic beverages (except imported mineral water) from the mini bar (replenished once daily).


An enticing spa menu includes an array of massages from Ayurvedic Abhyanga to Himalayan Hot Stone alongside reflexology, body polishs, facials and pedicures. Datai promises to deliver an experience you won't forget in a flash (even if you do fall asleep).

  • The Datai Jade Massage
  • Ayurvedic Abhyanga Massage
  • Thai Style Foot Reflexology
  • Ancient Balinese Massage
  • Himalayan Hot Stone Massage
  • Romantic Bathing Ceremonies
  • Oriental Bathing Ceremony
  • Arabian Bathing Ceremony
  • Tibetan Bathing Ceremony
  • Balinese Bathing Ceremony
  • Love Bath Ritual
  • Ayurvedic Healing Envelopment
  • Arabian Rhassoul Envelopment
  • Traditions D’orient Organic Facial
  • Ayurvedic Inspired Sundari Facial
  • Sundari Eye Treatment
  • Sundari Hand Treatment
  • Clarity Essential Facial
  • Regenerative Pure C Facial
  • Eye Contour Wrap
  • Himalayan Crystal Body Polish
  • Ayurvedic Body Polish
  • Javanese Coffee Body Polish
  • Bamboo and Ginseng Body Polish-
  • The Datai Jade Massage
  • Traditions D’Orient Organic Facial
  • Asian Style Foot Massage
  • Ayurvedic Body Polish
  • Oriental Bathing Ceremony
  • Aromatherapy Foot Polish
  • Ayurvedic Abhyanga Massage
  • Shirodhara
  • Aromatherapy Foot Polish
  • Ancient Balinese Massage
  • Bamboo and Ginseng Body Polish
  • Balinese Bathing Ceremony
  • Aromatherapy Foot Polish
  • Himalayan Hot Stone Massage
  • Himalayan Body Polish
  • Tibetan Bathing Ceremony-

The Datai offers something of a culinary tour of Asia with Thai cuisine served at The Pavilian, Malay and Indian menus at Malay House and Malaysian and Western dishes in The Dining Room.

The Dining Room

Overlooking the main pool and tropical landscape The Dining Room serves Malaysian and Western cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner with both indoor and outdoor seating areas.

Beach Club Restaurant

Adjacent to the beachfront and beach pool the Beach Club serves Mediterranean/International cuisine for Al fresco dining by the beachfront

The Pavilion

Elevated among the tree tops and overlooking the rainforest and serving Authentic Thai cuisine nightly in an open-air setting.

The Gulai House

Situated in the heart of the rainforest, the Gulai House serves Traditional Malaysian curries and Indian specialties in an open-air ‘kampung-style’ setting.


There are two pools, two tennis courts and a fitness centre where you can break a sweat. The resort can also arrange various watersports including snorkelling and diving. A 18-hole golf course is a five-minute drive away.

  • Swimming pools, one for which is for the exclusive use of adults
  • Sea kayaks
  • Nature walks
  • Beach
  • Water sports
  • Snorkeling
  • Catamaran
  • Windsurf
  • -Sail boats
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Mountain biking
  • Jungle trekking

Boats can be chartered for island-hopping and sunset cocktail and dinner cruises are on offer for guests. Scuba diving and deep-sea fishing can be arranged offsite.

  • The Health Club - The Health Club offers a wide range of the latest fitness equipment, including resistance training, cardiovascular and free weights. A sauna, hot and cold plunge baths separate men’s and women’s changing rooms are also available.
  • Bar/ Lounge
  • 24-hour porter service
  • Babysitting service
  • Concierge
  • Currency exchange
  • Deposit boxes
  • Fax service
  • Gift shop
  • Internet
  • Iron/ Ironing board
  • Laundry & dry cleaning
  • Library
  • Limousine services
  • Medical service on call
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Secretarial services
  • Synthetic pillows
  • Travel desk
  • Valet

Enjoying a picture perfect spot on the shores of luscious Langkawi, the stunning beach location couldn’t be any better. Fashioned from teak and granite rooms are vast, while the villas, which lie perched by a stream or along the beach, are wonderfully private. The overall feel is one of absolute luxury in an incredibly beautiful and natural setting.


By flight from either Kuala Lumpur (KLIA) or via Singapore. Approximately 55 minutes from KLIA, or 1 hr 30 minutes from Singapore.

Insider's Tips

Indulge yourself with the 180 minute Datai Oriental Ritual, incorporating an aromatherapy footpolish, signature Datai Jade Massage (using two therapists), a facial, foot massage, body polish and Oriental bathing ceremony. It showcases the best of the spa in one woozily wonderful treatment.

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An absolutely gorgeous resort where everyone knows your name and the sound of tropical birds provides your daily soundtrack, The Datai is simply divine. Set by a stream and with open-air treatment rooms looking out over jungle, the spa is staffed by expert therapists who soothe you into such a wond…

Sharing from £1559.00£1559.00 pp
Singles from £2399.00£2399.00 pp
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"Klaudia orr was fantastic at accomadation all our requirements for a relaxing healing break. She did a wonderful job getting back to all our queries and making everything easy. We especially appreciated the additional treatment booked on behalf of healing holidays. Would book next trip with them."
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Opening Hours (UK Time)
Monday to Friday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
020 7843 3597

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