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Ambong Ambong Langkawi

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

If you are looking for a five-star international hotel with the usual bells and whistles, amenities, impersonal service etc., then Ambong Ambong Rainforest Retreat is not for you. As the name suggests, both the original hotel and a new site nearby are set in primary...More

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Response from Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong LangkawiResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review of Ambong-Ambong. Your review has pretty much summed it all up, and you are absolutely right, there certainly were influences from the old colonial rest houses, and the Ambong name is derived from the Malay "Pokok Merambong" a plant...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

All was great - location, people, room, jungles... all :) Awesome view, wonderful special feelings of nature around, very nice and friendly staff, beautiful and clean pool inside, good breakfast and cocktails. Clean and big room. Thank you, Joe and Nurray! :)) RutaMore

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Response from Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong LangkawiResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you for your superb review of Ambong-Ambong, we are delighted that you had a wonderful time here. Being up close to the lush rainforest, and close to nature is how one can truly relax. We love the idea of being totally secluded yet being...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

We stayed in a "pool villa" which was fantastic. There are two different locations across the road from each other which is confusing.... Ours was a completely private and lovely small one-bedroom villa with its own private pool, up a steep hill side which was...More

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Response from Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong LangkawiResponded 10 February 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review of Ambong Pool Villas. We are delighted that you had a memorable stay with us, and everything that you have highlighted is exactly what we could have hoped to achieve when we embarked on building Ambong Pool Villas. I...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Staffs here are the life saver of this hotel. Facilities are not good at all which shown on Tripadvisor or other booking websites. But the super kind and dedicate staffs were struggling to cover it. I have stayed at three other Resorts in Langkawi on...More

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Response from Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong LangkawiResponded 10 February 2018

Thank you for your 4 star review of Ambong-Ambong. I appreciate your frank and constructive feedback and am deeply sorry that our hotel, overall did not live up to your expectations. We are a small boutique hotel with only 11 rooms, we do not compare...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

booked 3 nights at Ambong Ambong on the description on TripAdvisor , see screenshot. it s a false ad. why? there are 2 different locations for ambong ambong, same owner. 1 is basic malaysian with very low facilities at price of 160eur, which means 2or...More

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Response from Joan_Shori, Owner at Ambong Ambong LangkawiResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Ambong-Ambong. Frankly, I am sorry and deeply disappointed you had such a negative experience. I will try my best to address the issues you raised: 1) I assume the "false ad" you are referring...More

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USD 181 - USD 534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Pantai Tengah
#1 Spa Hotel in Pantai Tengah
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 181 - USD 534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Pantai Tengah
#1 Spa Hotel in Pantai Tengah
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Shabana K
12 May 2017|
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Response from Joan_Shori | Property representative |
What dates are you looking at? We do have a wellness programme at Ambong- Ambong. We have 3 facilitators who conduct their retreats here and we will write to you with more information.
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aletianpu
10 May 2017|
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Response from Joan_Shori | Property representative |
Hi Anupama, We have received your booking for a studio from 16th to 18th June 2017. If you would like to book for a Suite, that's also possible. Both types of accommodation has some view of the sea. Please note that we are... More
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doco57
10 December 2016|
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Response from scarymary_real | Reviewed this property |
Sure you will touch down in Kuala Lumpur. 1. KLCC twin Towers - 1 night Find a hotel with this view 2. Georgetown, Penang - 2 nights Hard rock, or any hotel nearby Batu Ferringgi 3. Back to Kuala Lumpur - 1 night Stay... More
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"Best view, best service, best hotel, best food."
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"Each room has a different view"
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"All studios face the sea. In a jungle locations so trees may obscure view"
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"The higher your room up the hill, the better the views!"
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