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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was memorable and great 3D2N stay for our 15th anniversary.. we searched for peaceful hotel/resort about 4 mths ago and then we found ambong-ambong that suits our requirement best. This is our 4th trip to Langkawi.. but this is the first time we celebrate our wedding anniversary here.. We spent most of our time just relaxing in the room...

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Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. It is so good to get guests who just enjoy the room setting, the jungle environment and the lovely views. Traveling can be a very tiring exercise and many guests choose us as a place of respite to recoup and recover. Other guests, like you, especially those who lead very stressful lives, find us...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would like to thank the staff of Ambong for their wonderful hospitality ! Stayed there for 3 nights studio room, which is v spacious yet cozy and comfy. Staff are all very friendly and accommodative. They are also flexible with breakfast whether you would like another coffee or have an extra omelette . The spa is simply amazing. One of...

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Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for the review. The staff have been asked to treat all our guests as if they are our personal house guests staying in our home. If the guest wants something extra, the first reaction is to just comply with it, without worrying whether it is part of the deal or not. In our travels, we sometimes get irritated...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family atmosphere, felt like one of the team! Great relaxed stay and they thought of everything...! I will miss it, but will be back! Highly recommended! From a Driver to a Phone! Felt deep in the jungle but just a short walk from the beach!

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Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong, responded to this review

Yes we do create a family atmosphere but Ambong is operated by a professional team. The staff are trained to be sensitive to the needs of the guests but will always respect privacy and the quiet time that guests may want to experience. The jungle setting and ambience seems to induce a compelling sense of peace and serenity and many...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here as a treat for my husband's birthday after reading good reviews and we were not disappointed. You cannot really call this a hotel, as it's much much more. We went for a studio room which was immaculately clean, the décor very well considered, the view stunning, everything you could wish for. The staff here are above and...

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Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. You are absolutely right; we are more than a hotel and indeed we try to get away from the hotel culture. People travel so much these days and often it is just a matter of checking out from one anonymous hotel room and checking into another equally anonymous room. What we try to do is...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The villa was superb, the staff made us feel loved from the minute we arrived and the whole experience was fabulous. The owners of this place have thought this out in detail and every aspect is thoroughly professional. The breakfast cafe by the pool is a sheer delight and we had no idea that a free chauffeur service would be...

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Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review. It is one of our main attractions that we are secluded on a hillside in a serene forest not far away from the noise and bustle of the main tourist areas and yet only less than 5 mins away from a whole bunch of fine restaurants and shops. The staff are always willing to...

Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Great location with a fantastic view. Our suite was so nice, spacious and comfortable. We loved having our breakfast on our balcony. The friendly staff did everything to make our stay as pleasant as possible.

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Thank you for taking the trouble to write a review and we truly appreciate that. Most of our guests tell us that the one determining factor on the choice of their hotel is the consistent good reviews they read of us on Trip advisor. Thank you once again.

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The Pros are: 1/ Beautiful Jungle surroundings 2/ Very nice rooms 3/ Amazing staff 4/ great breakfast and cocktails The Cons are: 1/ noise from close-by construction site 2/ Swimming pool IN DETAILS: My wife and I stayed 5 nights in a Suite with an outdoor bathtub. I can only recommend this hotel for its great rooms, friendly staff and...

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Thank you for a lengthy and thoughtful review that explained why all our guests enjoyed their stay with us so much and, in this case, giving us some suggestions how we can improve to an even higher level of service and facility. You are right that we tried to recreate a jungle pool ambience by having the surrounding area planted...

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Ambong Ambong is the perfect Langkawi getaway. It's location is secluded in a rainforest among monkeys and wildlife, while only being a couple of minutes away from the beach. Our room was beautiful, spacious and clean with an amazing view. What makes this hotel even more special is the welcoming staff who truly make you feel at home. They all...

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Thank you for a lovely review that has been written from the heart. While the staff are used to be commended , they always take pleasure in being acknowledged and appreciated like all of us. On their behalf, I thank you for your kind words. It would be dishonest and hypocritical of me if I say that we are not...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We decided NOT to stay in one of the 'famous' resorts on Langkawi and were looking for something 'special' - and we found it!! Off the main beaches and tourist life, a hidden gem nestled in the hills just 5 minutes walking distance to the beach. A quiet place, including all the comfort of a deluxe property, but in addition...

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Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong, responded to this review

Thanks for an amazing review. We are pleased we fit your special criteria of a good accommodation and service. We do not claim to offer all the perks of a 5-star resort but being (deliberately) small we can offer very personalized hospitality with the little touches that make us different from the rest. Most of our guests are surprisingly well-traveled...

Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

A night in Ambong Ambong with very friendly staff, clean room, simple and nice breakfast. So far this resort has best maintenance among the rest in Langkawi I has experienced before. Highly recommended if within your budget.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Ambong Ambong

Address: Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Kedah > Langkawi District > Langkawi
Price Range: $227 - $409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambong Ambong 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“fantastic view of the ocean, forest and monkeys in the trees”
 of 5 bubbles rdlancaster1, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you choose a studio, try to get one on the top level or further up the hill as this provides the best views.”
  • Simon brought his entire family - we felt very privilaged
 of 5 bubbles russiatraveller_13, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are nice (and no 3 is the best!)”
 of 5 bubbles kekmuc, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Right at the top of the mountain”
 of 5 bubbles itsme174, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get the highest Suite (Suite Singa 3)”
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