10 BEST HOMESTAYS
IN PANTAI CENANG
It’s definitely not an overstatement to say that Langkawi is a tropical paradise of Malaysia. Considered to be the jewel of Malay tourism, this destination is home to 99 different large and small islands. About 30km west of the mainland, Langkawi is not only well-known for its potential in island tourism but also loved for its primeval forest system and abundance of plant and animal species.
As Langkawi increases in popularity, accommodation options, from affordable guesthouses through to luxury resorts, have multiplied. Selections are now diverse enough to suit every possible budget as well as personal preference, ranging from a sunny beachside bungalow to a jungle hideaway. Here’s a roundup of our pick of the bunch of best homestays that are not budget-busting and simple yet sophisticated for your next Langkawi trip.
1. Soluna Guest House
A unique, affordable, tranquil, and comfortable Guest House to stay during Your holidays at Cenang Beach, Langkawi. Relax and enjoy the country lifestyle within minutes walk of the beach and vibrant Cenang Road.
Accommodation offerings include bedrooms with or without en-suite bathrooms, A/C or fan, and a friendly dormitory. All rooms are Double or Twin rooms, furnished with night side – and dressing table, wardrobe and a private sitting area outside the room, overlooking a spacious garden. The Dormitory has a capacity of 10 persons and is fitted with dressing tables and safety lockers. All bathrooms (private and shared) have hot shower facility.
The outdoor communal lounge is ideal to socialize and meet fellow travelers, or just relax in one of the hammocks and enjoy rural vistas. They also have satellite TV and a kitchenette in the lounge. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.
2. Villa Impiana
Villa Impiana is a 2-story private residence offering accommodation with views of the Andaman Sea in Langkawi. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and terrace. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.
Underwater World Langkawi, Pantai Cenang, and Pantai Tengah are approximately 5.5 km from Villa Impiana. The Paddy Museum is 6 km away and Mahsuri’s Tomb is 13.8 km from the property. The nearest airport is Langkawi International Airport which is 11.9 km and Kuah Jetty is 17.1 km away.
Each room in the homestay is air-conditioned and has a choice of fans. Rooms feature balconies overlooking the sea, pool or garden. Room features a flat-screen satellite TV, built-in wardrobes and a fridge. Beds come with cotton linens and pillows. En-suite bathrooms have a standing rain shower. For your convenience, you will find free towels, toiletries, and a hairdryer. Tea/coffee facilities and bottled water are added daily.
You can request staff assistance within Villa Impiana for laundry and other services. The Homestay also offers vehicle rental to explore the surrounding area. There is also a luggage storage room at the lodge.
3. Nas Villaria Langkawi
Nas Villaria Langkawi Jalan Pantai Tengah, 07000 Pantai Cenang, Malaysia
Nas Villaria Langkawi provides accommodation in Pantai Cenang. It provides private on-site parking.
Select units have a seating area to relax after a busy day. A kettle is provided in the room. Nas Villaria Langkawi has free Wi-Fi. Flat-screen TVs are provided.
There is a shared lounge, tour desk, and shops at the residence.
4. The Crowded House
Crowded House is located in Pantai Tengah in Kedah Region 1.2 km from Underwater World Langkawi. It offers barbecue facilities. You can enjoy a drink at the bar in the house. The Crowded House provides free Wi-Fi in public areas upon request.
All rooms have a private bathroom and handmade furniture. Some rooms do not have windows.
The inn offers luggage storage space. Free tea and coffee are offered throughout the day. There is also a shared lounge. You can do table tennis or lounge games in the hammocks.
Padi’s site is 2.7 km from The Crowded House, while Mahsuri’s Tomb is 9 km away. Langkawi Airport is 6 km away.
5. Langkawi Island Homestay
Langkawi Island Homestay is located in Pantai Cenang, 2.1 km from Laman Padi and 2.8 km from Underwater World Langkawi. It offers barbecue facilities and a garden. The inn is 6 km from Mahsuri’s Tomb.
This 4-bedroom house has 3 rooms with air conditioning. All rooms have a choice of fans. The living room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and there is a refrigerator in the dining room.
6. Chily Guesthouse
Chily Guesthouse is a holiday home with a sun terrace and is located on Pantai Cenang. This holiday lodge is 2.4 km from Paddy Museum. Private parking is available free of charge on site.
This unit has a kitchen with oven and microwave. The holiday house also provides towels and bed linen. The private bathroom features a bath or shower and a bidet.
Car rental services are available at the property and this area is famous for fishing. Underwater World Langkawi is 3.4 km from Chily Guesthouse, while Mahsuri’s Tomb is 6 km away. Langkawi Airport is 3.5 km from the property.
7. Arma Guesthouse
It is just 11 minutes walk from Cenang Beach! Located in Pantai Cenang, Kedah region, Arma Guesthouse is set an 8-minute walk from Underwater World Langkawi. This property is located a short distance from attractions such as The Rice Museum. The property is 8 km from Mahsuri Mausoleum.
The nearest airport is Langkawi Airport, 6 km from the property.
8. Two Peace House
Just a 3-minute walk from! Two Peace House is located in Pantai Cenang, 200 meters from Paddy’s Museum Museum.
Some units offer a seating area for your convenience. Rooms come with shared bathrooms. Two Peace House features free Wi-Fi.
The property has a shared kitchen.
The property also offers bicycle rental facilities. Underwater World Langkawi is 1.3 km from Two Peace House, while Mahsuri’s Tomb is 8 km away. Langkawi Airport is 4 km from the property.
9. Bohok Guesthouse
This lodge is just a 9-minute walk from! Bohok Guesthouse offers accommodation in Pantai Cenang, 1.5 km from Underwater World Langkawi. It features free Wi-Fi, and free private parking is available on site. Pantai Cenang is a 10-minute walk from the guesthouse’s ruins.
Each room has a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. All rooms have a private bathroom with a shower. TV is also available.
There is dry cleaning service at the hotel.
Every Thursday, there is a night market operating right outside this guest house. Kuah town is 36 km from Bohok Guesthouse. The Paddy Museum is 14 km from Bohok Guesthouse, while Mahsuri’s Tomb is 6 km away. The nearest airport is Langkawi Airport, 12 km from Bohok Guesthouse.
10. Niyaz Inn
The inn is well rated in Pantai Cenang! Guests get more value for their money than any other accommodation in the city.
There you go! The best homestays to rent on your next trip to Langkawi.