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“a cute, no-frills backpacker's inn” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Kedawang Beach Inn

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Kedawang Beach Inn
Ranked #67 of 141 Langkawi B&B and Inns
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“a cute, no-frills backpacker's inn”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2012

Stayed for 3 days with a bunch of friends. The best things about this place would be the service and the price. The staff were extremely friendly, helpful and courteous. They helped with arrangements for our snorkeling trip, booked taxis for us, helped shift beds at our requests etc. They acted upon all our requests immediately, unlike in big hotels where they put you on hold & never get anything done. One of the little charms of a backpacker's inn, I suppose.

The rooms itself were modest -- sparsely decorated with thin blankets, bad TV reception, mismatched furniture, etc etc. The sink was in the room itself, so that was kind of odd. Very simply furnished, but very clean I must say. You shouldn't expect much for the price! This place is teeming with life eg. full of plants, vines, bugs, geckos, mosquitoes, etc. Definitely not for the prissy..

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with friends
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Samantha L
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
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Lanzhou, China
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2012

We stayed at kedawang in Feb 2012, we chose this hotel just because of its location and indeed its location was very close to the beach but in terms of the rooms was not worth the price...the bearkfast they offer is not really available everyday..some mornings the bread would be in the kitchen by 11am..not really well looked after....the rooms aren't very clean...furnitures quite old...we paid about $42 per night...if you are looking for reasonably good hotel with good location ...i won't recommend kedawang to you..

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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Thank homah9
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2011

We booked upfront because of the good rating for five days to relax a bit, but this was not relaxing at all. The place was really overrated, and we did not understand how people can like this place at all! the room was more of a closet, the aircondinioning was leeking, the toilet flushed over, and it wasn't even straight on the beach, ect. As we shopped around for another place, we found this new hostel for less on the beach. We also heard of other people moving over the same experience.
(note: The google maps location is not accurat, as the place is in Chenang close to the airport)

  • Stayed December 2011
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2011

this set of rooms at the south end of the main strip at Chenng beach has its qttractions.its quiet and secluded and meters from the beach., rooms have en suite bathrooms with fridge , tv and air con. basic rooms as you would expect for the price. there is a beach bar between the rooms and the beach, but its prices are far higher than other beach bars of a similar calibre along the beach and the staff are less than friendly and seem only interested in maximising your spend. This was the main reason we moved out after 2 nights.nothing to do with Kadewang itself. the other main consideration is that, being at the south end, everything else on the strip is north, sometimes a long way north. we moved to mid way along the beach and found this much more convenient. but if you like secluded and quiet Kedawang could be for you !

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  • Stayed December 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank ISHKANDER
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2011

Kedawang Beach Inn is in a very quiet location, almost on the beach, but is just off the main road of the Pentai Cenang resort. All the restaurants and bars are very nearby but there is no noise from them. The rooms are in a small chalet-style block, which is shaded and cool. We didn't hear any noise from other residents. Rooms are a little small but are very clean. They are simply furnished but have ensuite bathrooms and air conditioning. There is a shared kitchen for use of residents which we found useful. We arrived early but there was no problem with checking in early - indeed, staff went out of their way to make us comfortable. There is a restaurant/bar on the beach by the hotel (which I think is an associated business, but with its own staff) but we found other bars and restaurants significantly cheaper so I would recommend trying other places to eat/drink, which are all close by. I would strongly recommend the accommodation at the Kedawang Beach Inn.

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank bedhopper69
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Additional Information about Kedawang Beach Inn

Property: Kedawang Beach Inn
Address: No 7 | Jalan Pantai Chenang, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Kedah > Langkawi District > Langkawi
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hotel Style:
Ranked #67 of 141 B&Bs / Inns in Langkawi
Price range (per night): ₹ 1,108 - ₹ 2,151
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are situated in Pantai Cenang which is on the North West coast of Langkawi. We are 23km away from Kuah/jetty, 12 km to the airport and underwater world is only a 5 minute walk away. Our location in Pantai Cenang is such that we are only 50yds away from the sea with only 5 rooms. There are 3 double and 2 twin rooms all with air/con, TV, hot bath, safe box and breakfast is optional. ... more   less 
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Kedawang Beach Hotel Langkawi

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