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Address: Pantai Cenang, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
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Most happening beach in Langkawi

It just about 3 km from the airport and half an hour drive from Kuah town. Along the busy road parallel to the beach are hotels, restaurants, fast food, cafes, shops and a mini... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It just about 3 km from the airport and half an hour drive from Kuah town. Along the busy road parallel to the beach are hotels, restaurants, fast food, cafes, shops and a mini mall typical of a beach town. The beach is average with calm waves with the usual sport activities.

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Chengdu, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always like Cenang beach as it is consider as clean. Witness sunset is always the best here. Water sport affordable. Nearby seafood are within walking distance.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent vive late afternoon and into the evening, however even early afternoon, most places are still closed. Water is dirty, just like Langkawi in general. With Thailand so close I don't know why anyone would return to Langkawi a second time. The main street is appalling, broken roads, broken or non existent footpaths, rubbish and filth everywhere. The only plus... More 

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Annecy, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

stayed at the Frangipani; wonderful resort; clean beach, great pools, restuarant and bar are great; rooms comfortable.

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Thank Lorraine2010
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Worst beach I've ever seen in Asia. Trash everywhere , diesel fumes from all the jetskis, mopeds and trucks going up and down the sand at speed , saw someone almost get knocked over . Building work and drilling going on all around the area. A total dump and a huge disappointment. Don't waste your time going here

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there in the afternoon, happening place in langkawi,very good for all water sports.Crowded beach not for anyone looking for some privacy.Nice view of the sunset from the beach.Adjacent to beach r lot of restaurants n shopping places.Lot of dutyfree shopping around .Cheaps chocolates n crockery.Must visit in langkawi.

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Thank JasmineKothari
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After been to several beaches in several countries, This is by my favourite. It can get hot during the day but it is nice and has a shallow area where even the weakest swimmer can enjoy. There are boats and jet skis to rent if you want, food places and shops near by and easy to get to.

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in the best star resort which is in the cenang beach... the beauty of this beach is , it is very wide,,all water sports can be done here also the sunset can be seen from this beach .

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the airport 15 minute cenang beach many hotels and complex free duty fast food. many shops selling souvenirs. if you want to go island hopping is easy here. many tourists from abroad. clean beaches can calm down

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our 5 days in Langkawi and at Cenang. Would certainly return in the future. The beach is pleasant, large and quite clean. Too many watersports though eg jetskis spoil the peace and quiet though and as always they seem to be able to go anywhere so therefore dangerous to swimmers. Pleasant resort with a few shops and nice... More 

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