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Jalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000 Malaysia
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  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 21/05/22 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 21/05/22 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#1 of 8 hotels in Pantai Tengah
2022 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi is a villas-only boutique resort, set in the lush jungle, overlooking the sea and islands of Langkawi. All our villas are fully and entirely private, we are popular with honeymoon couples and we also welcome families with young children. Each villa has excellent views of the sunrise or sunset, framed by the verdant jungle. There are eight 1-bedroom pool villas and one 3-bedroom pool villa. Our restaurant, Rimba at Ambong Pool Villas serves an international All Day Dining menu and a local Rimba Signatures menu, ingredients are sourced locally where possible and herbs are from our own organic garden. Ambong Pool Villas is managed by Ambong-Ambong, well known for our warm, personalised service and extraordinary staff. We pride ourselves in creating truly memorable experiences for our guests.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Free airport transportation
24-hour security
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Private pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Free shuttle or taxi services
Airport transportation
Sun umbrellas
Butler service
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Air conditioning
Additional bathroom
Room service
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Japanese, Malay


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Bhavani N wrote a review Jun 2022
Singapore, Singapore32 contributions2 helpful votes
Is there anything more than 5 stars? Cos this place deserves it. Complimentary airport shuttle to and fro was a great plus, because this villa is not exactly in the city centre. It is away from the noise and bustle and is indeed a peaceful retreat. However, Cenang itself was about 10-15 mins away drive, so it was no hassle getting into the thick of action either. The villas are honestly very spacious, and views are breathtaking. We had the pool villa facing the sea and it was such a treat to wake up to the view each morning. Pool was cleaned everyday, we got a lot of opportunity to interact with nature. We had two different monkey species visiting us each day, but this is a rainforest and this has to be appreciated. I loved just watching the monkeys while chilling in the pool. The staff were also incredibly hospitable and alward ready to lean forward to help. Once my car couldn't start cos its battery died. Thru a WhatsApp chat group that each guest has with the staff, I was able to request help quickly. There are also shuttles to the villas on request and the staff gave tips and advice on tours and places to visit. Special thanks to Lina, the shuttle car guys (sorry I forgot the names) and my masseuse Ell from Amala Spa. Ell was very professional and did a good job with my massage requirements. I wanted to thank the staff and team at Ambong Ambong, it was truly a refreshing five day stay for me and my husband. Almost forgot to mention! They staff prepared a special cake for our anniversary and we were surprised that they made the necessary prep. We are really gonna miss Langkawi, most of all we will miss the Staff@Ambong Ambong. Love, Ramesih Bhavani from Singapore
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: There are parking facilities in the villa and u should rewllt rent a car to get the best out of...
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Amaz Q wrote a review Jun 2022
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Everything was even better than we expected! The villa, the location, the weather, the people/staff - everything was amazing. My wife and I stayed at Temoyong villa and we enjoyed every second of it. Although I recommend exploring and getting to know the rest of Langkawi, one can easily spend all their time at Ambong and enjoy quality time with privacy, stunning views, pool and food delivered straight to the villa. All the staff that we interacted with were great but special shoutout to Putra and Lee, who were always a phone call away and graciously transported us to and from our villa. We always shared a pleasant chat in those short car rides and I hope that we will get the chance to meet again in the future!
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Date of stay: May 2022
Paul O-J wrote a review Jun 2022
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia79 contributions31 helpful votes
From arriving to leaving it was like paradise. Food, room, sun and fun all extremely excessive. If sheer pleasure is your goal, this is the lace to go. Not the cheapest but real value for money. The special services offered are amazing. Go get your piece of heaven on earth.
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Book well ahead
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Yee Chern Hwang wrote a review Jun 2022
1 contribution
mbong Ambong villa Fed up with being cooped up at home during the pandemic but not blasé enough to brave the crowd , Ambong Ambong villa is the perfect retreat for us who have been craving for a holiday away from the masked up confines of downtown Penang . Individual villas are built to the natural contour of the terrain with minimum disruption to the existing habitat - we were surprised to find a 60 feet tall tree in the gateway of the villa fully ‘merged’ in with the hotel villa. The Hotel management is totally environmentally friendly . No plastics n disposables are handed out in the room or hotel premise . All water containers are glass bottles n toiletries containers too. Staff are friendly , helpful and often walk the extra mile to make our stay enjoyable What a fantastic venue to venture into the holiday world again !
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled with friends
Salem S wrote a review May 2022
2 contributions
Dear Ambong team I express my deep gratitude to all of you for your kind welcoming, decent service, and marvelous place you host us in My wife also would like to thank you for everything,, she loved Ambong so much and she is so grateful to your cooperation and generosity We’ll never forget you ,, we pray to Allah to bless you and give you the success, guide and happiness Kuraiba, Hakeem, Zafr, Putra, Zafira, Akane, and the lady who plugged the mosquitoes control in my villa Thanks for everything 🙏🏻🙏🏻 Salem & Salma Sunday- 21/ Shawwal/ 1443 Hijri 22/05/2022
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
Alison H wrote a review May 2022
Denver, Colorado27 contributions11 helpful votes
My husband and I stayed here this past weekend for our anniversary. The view from our villa was amazing! The room and bathroom were gorgeous. The outside area was fine - I think some upgrades could be made to the furniture but it was ok. We loved the pool - was fun to see hornbills, other birds and monkeys while we swam. Loved waking up to the sunrise! We did the wellness promotion and absolutely loved our time at the sister property Ambong Rainforest Retreat across the way doing yoga, sound therapy and massage. The spa experience was so lovely - we'd come back just for that. Taking of a star for service (they forgot to pick us up from the airport and the staff at the pool villas seemed young/not sure what was going on) . We found the service at Ambong Rainforest Retreat better, as well as the food. The food at the pool villas was not great, especially for the price point. We had dinner one night at the Bon Ton resort (about 10 minutes away by car) and it was excellent.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Response from Amran Ahmed, Owner at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi
Responded 17 May 2022
Dear Alison, Thank you for a lovely review. Coming from an experienced traveler (judging from your other reviews), it is particularly valuable. The pool villas were designed especially for guests who appreciate privacy, peace and serenity in an environment that is as close to nature as possible. It’s an experience to be woken up to a new day by a glorious sunrise. I’m glad you enjoyed your stay there. On your next visit, you may wish to stay in one of the other villas and experience one of Langkawi’s beautiful sunsets. Our spa, Amaala which you so enjoyed is the result of a recent total makeover to offer more comprehensive and integrated wellness programs. In time we hope to make it THE wellness and healing center of Langkawi. Pegaga, our fully vegan cafe located at the Rainforest Retreat, is part of our wholesome living program. We are also developing our own organic farm which in a few months will be able to supply healthy fresh vegetables to our kitchens. In similar spirit, Rimba (our restaurant at the Pool Villas) uses locally sourced ingredients with a menu that’s inspired by Langkawi cuisine. The comment about the staff is noted. Like most establishments we are having serious staff shortages, having lost some very experienced people during the pandemic. While the new staff are very keen and, most important, friendly to guests, they are still new to the job. Please bear with us. We hope you will visit us again and give us the opportunity to make up for our shortcomings.
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yihseong wrote a review May 2022
Johor Bahru, Malaysia2 contributions1 helpful vote
My wife and I recently spent 2 nights in Ambong Ambong - one night in the Pool Villa, and another night in the Rainforest Retreat. Much has already been said about the quality of the dining experience (truly delicious!), gorgeous rooms (thoughtful, elegant and perfect for lounging the day away), the views (sunrise or sunset - both perfect) and the wildlife you share the space with. But we need to give a special shout out to the exceptional team that keeps Ambong Ambong running. The level of service we had the privilege of receiving during our 2 nights staying in both the Pool Villa and Rainforest Retreat exceeded not just our expectations, but our prior experiences anywhere in the word. The Ambong Ambong team were courteous, warm, genuine and above all, proud to be of service. Individuals like Zafirah, Hazmie, Lee, Shahidan and Fazz went above and beyond to make our stay memorable, and it's to their credit that we will surely make a return trip to Ambong Ambong.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Mahish Dharmananda wrote a review Apr 2022
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Where do I even begin with my review. With the options to travel abroad for our honeymoon limited, I searched around and stumbled upon Ambong Ambong Pool Villas. As I reflect back on our stay there, it was probably the best decision that we both made as our stay there was absolutely perfect. We stayed there for 5 Days & 4 Nights for our Honeymoon and it was probably the most relaxing, comfortable, and amazing stay we have ever had. What defines Ambong and separates them from the rest is their FIRST CLASS SERVICE. If we were to go another place, we would just be another guest. The team which consist of Putra, Lee, Aiman, Darleena, Zafirah, and of course En. Hazmie (Who made our romantic dinner and breakfast everyday so so special). The entire team was excellent. Temoyong Pool Villa was superb and it gave us the peace, privacy and relaxation that we were after. The Villa was clean, amazingly designed, and well maintained. The pool was so nice and the view of the Andaman Sea was magnificent. Temoyong had no monkeys and that was a big relieve for us. The food in Ambong was simply spectacular (They made us realize again how blessed we Malaysians are to have such good food in our culture. The Nasi Lemak is the best). The AMAALA Spa was also something that was simply delightful. Ms. Suzy & Ms. Zoey provided us with an amazing spa and massage experience. In Conclusion, Ambong Ambong is a top notch resort and you will never regret making the decision to choose to stay here. I know for a fact that we will be returning there one day and its only just a matter of when. Thank you Mr, Amran and your team for making our Honeymoon special.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Room Tip: Choose Villa Temoyong (No Monkeyssss)
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Mariia S wrote a review Apr 2022
15 contributions1 helpful vote
We chose Ambong Pool Villas for our honeymoon in Langkawi and it was the best choice. Villas are so beautiful and the nature is stunning. The staff was super nice and did everything to ensure our comfortable stay. They also prepared very nice postcards and flowers and petals (for bath) as a gift for our special occasion. You can stay all day at Villa and enjoy privacy and order delicious food from their restaurant. The swimming pool is large enough for comfortable swimming, I was pleasantly surprised. Plus you can enjoy Netflix! Everyday we could enjoy stunning sunsets right from swimming pool or from hot bubble bath drinking prosecco. Also we ordered in room massage, it was amazing and super relaxing. We were lucky to degustate some new dishes for the new menu. It was fantastic experience, presentation and taste was high class. Moreover we are so happy we met owners in person, it was so fun to chat and get aquatinted, the evening together passed by so quickly. We spent 8 days at Ambong Pool Villas but still we felt we didn't have enough, it was difficult to leave such a beautiful place and the hotel staff that became like friends already. We definitely hope to visit this unforgettable place again and will highly recommend to our friends.
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Justin H wrote a review Apr 2022
Taiping, Malaysia23 contributions17 helpful votes
This is the best place for family to get away from city and noise, it is so nature ambience with clean and fresh air. The setup of the pool villas is very clean and well maintain. My kids really love it, the pool is the priority of the rating. Furthermore, the staff at front desk, house keeping to Rimba restaurant, is very friendly and professional. They kept their guest comfortable and responsive all the time. From check in to airport transfer and to our room, well trained and respectful. Restaurant serves nice food and the surrounding serenity is awesome, staff were very attentive. Im so happy and satisfied to the extend that I will return to this resort in future.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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US$458 - US$626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MalaysiaKedahLangkawi DistrictLangkawiPantai Tengah
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi
Which popular attractions are close to Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Nearby attractions include Bagua (1.0 km) and Eagle Rock Cafe (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a minibar, and air conditioning.
What food & drink options are available at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Conveniently located restaurants include Rimba at Ambong Pool Villas, Nook, Aloft Langkawi Pantai Tengah, and The Argan Trees Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi have airport transportation?
Yes, Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Japanese, and Malay.
Are there any historical sites close to Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Selva's Untold Stories (9.7 km) and Beras Terbakar (field Of Burnt Rice) (9.8 km).