Things To Do At The Datai

Whether you are planning a romantic escape or a family holiday in Langkawi, The Datai encourages guests to enjoy a range of experiences from exploring the rainforest right outside your room door to cooking classes and golfing at The Els Club Teluk Datai.

rainforest trees in a sunny setting


Set against a wilderness backdrop of primordial mountains, the pristine 10-million-year-old rainforest is home to a wealth of flora and fauna: you may spot Dusky langurs, Great hornbills, and Sunda colugos during your stay.

insects flying about a nest


Join our initiatives to create a sustainable environment for the future. The Datai Pledge programme not only benefits the living creatures who share this spectacular island with us but also enriches the lives of our guests, team members and the local community through meaningful participation.

a shot of on e of the holes on the datais els club golf course with a a golf cart  in a sunny setting


Nestled between primeval rainforest and the emerald green of the Andaman Sea and, one of the best golf courses in Malaysia lies our ,18-hole, par-72 championship golf course at the Els Club Teluk Datai in Langkawi, designed by legendary player Ernie Els, provides a grand game experience in one of the world’s most spectacular settings.

interior shot of cooking class room equipped with a full dining table and chairs and a kitchen with various foods and kitchen utensils on it

Cooking Class

Take advantage of our Malay, Thai, and Indian resident chefs’ culinary expertise, put on one of our complimentary aprons and chef’s hats and join our Malaysian cooking class at The Dapur.