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MALAYSIA | REBAK ISLAND RESORT & MARINA LANGKAWI BLOG REVIEW: What To Count on For A Three-Day Keep ~ A Weekend Journey Information

MALAYSIA | REBAK ISLAND RESORT & MARINA LANGKAWI BLOG REVIEW: What To Count on For A Three-Day Keep ~ A Weekend Journey Information


An island trip on an island trip? That’s simply how our keep went after our three-day keep at Pantai Cenang. I imply, sure, we’re already on a trip—a 35-day tour round Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines, to be precise—however on the Langkawi Island leg of our journey, we moved from one of the in style trip spots in Malaysia to a extra distant one. Nicely, not likely that distant—it’s only a zoom of a speedboat away from Chenang Seashore throughout the Senari Strait—the unique Rebak Island Resort; a non-public island resort in Langkawi Island.

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ABOUT REBAK ISLAND


Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Gazebo
THE MOON DECK GAZEBO, A FAMED SPOT AT REBAK ISLAND RESORT

Expertise Your Personal Personal Island Resort, so goes their tagline. However what actually are you able to count on on a weekend—and even an prolonged weekend—at Rebak Island Resort & Marina? Rebak Island, the island itself, is situated 4 kilometers away by boat from the famed Pantai Cenang. Contained in the 390-acre island are lush forest, personal seashores, and a marina. And catering to all of those is one single resort, the Rebak Island Resort & Marina.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Pet Coverage: Sadly for pet lovers, Rebak Island Resort & Marina isn’t pet-friendly. It doesn’t permit pets on its property.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Swimming Pool
REBAK ISLAND RESORT & MARINA’S SWIMMING POOL

 

GETTING THERE


Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Cenang Terminal
CENANG TERMINAL WAITING AREA

From Mercure Langkawi, the place we have been staying in Pantai Cenang, we took a ten-minute drive by way of a Seize automotive to Rebak Island’s boat station, which is situated on the northern finish of Chenang Seashore. The Cenang Terminal is the one method out and in of Rebak Island and a keep on the personal island comes with complimentary boat rides.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Cenang Terminal
THE SPEEDBOAT RIDE TO REBAK ISLAND

There’s a scheduled experience each thirty minutes for friends who need to go to Pantai Cenang and different areas of Langkawi Island. The boat schedule begins at 6:00AM and terminates at 12:00MN from the Cenang Terminal. In the event you don’t need to watch for these scheduled journeys, you could pay 160.00 MYR per boat per method. And if you happen to want to return later than twelve midnight—like if you happen to’re nonetheless not completed partying at Pantai Cenang—a non-public boat will be requested for 210.00 MYR per boat per method.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi View Pantai Cenang Night
PANTAI CENANG EVENING AS SEEN FROM REBAK ISLAND

The boat station is an easy open-aired ready space with seats and chilly drinks for friends.

The speedboat experience itself was quick and exhilarating. I liked the push of parting the aquamarine waters of Andaman Sea, then the discharge of slowing down because it entered the placid emerald waters of the Rebak Island’s harbor.

DOCKING ON REBAK ISLAND

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi
REBAK ISLAND MARINA

Docking on the island felt surreal—on tremendous emerald inexperienced waters, the harbor bordered by lush towering bushes, surrounded by multitudes of white yachts, with nary a sound of civilization. It does really feel like getting into a very totally different island from that of Pantai Cenang.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi
ENTERING REBAK ISLAND RESORT | KID A, WAITING AT THE LOBBY

From the harbor, we have been fetched by golf carts used to service friends across the island. We have been quickly passing by way of a basic resort gazebo bridge, and at last to Rebak Island Resort & Marina’s foyer the place a chilly drink and towel have been ready to refresh us. Checking in took a few minutes and we have been quickly again on the golf cart, being whisked away in direction of our villa.

ACCOMMODATIONS ON REBAK ISLAND


THE VILLAS & ROOM TYPES

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Villas
MODERN VILLAS AT REBAK ISLAND RESORT

There are two forms of villas on Rebak Island Resort; the unique darkish chengal hardwood chalets common after kampung-style Malaysian structure—solely a lot less complicated and refined—and the a lot newer concrete villas, painted in clear whites and accented by dark-stained wooden—its type nonetheless retaining that conventional architectural model.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Villas
REBAK RESORT’S ORIGINAL CHENGAL-WOOD VILLAS

And housed inside these two are seven room sorts, from the fundamental Deluxe Backyard View Rooms to Premium Sea View Suites.

OUR ROOM

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Villas Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi
OUR ACCOMMODATION AT REBAK ISLAND

Throughout our three-day keep on Rebak Island Resort, we have been billeted on their unique chalets, which has a extra premium location—being nearer to the restaurant, pool, and extra importantly, the island’s foremost seaside. Granted, these villas do present signal of age, being a part of the unique resort. We have been informed, that restorations are being undertaken to revive them to their former stately type.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Room
LIVING / BEDROOM AREA

Our room, a Studio Sea Room, is definitely extra of a set than a room. Located on the second ground, it has its personal residing space delineated from the bed room area by the location of the sofa. The ceiling follows the pitch of the roof, creating a very spacious really feel, and on the partitions space batik work, reflecting Langkawi’s tradition.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Room Walk In Closet
WALK-IN CLOSET
Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Room Toilet & Bath
TOILET AND BATH

Behind the king-bed is a full-blown walk-in closet full along with his and hers toilet, a conceit desk, and plenty of closet area. On one in every of its corners is the bathroom and tub, which is fitted with a shower tub—that is most likely luxurious again within the day, nevertheless it’s fairly primary these days.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Room Balcony
OUR FAVORITE PART OF THE ROOM, THE BALCONY

The residing space of the room opens to a spacious balcony overlooking the seaside. We often spend extra of our time right here, remodeling into our very personal personal bar in the course of the evenings. Alcohol is extraordinarily low cost in Langkawi, the entire island being duty-free, so we introduced a stash of spirits with us, lol. It does get mosquito-ish at night time, however we’re ready with anti-mosquito lotions, so no drawback on that entrance.

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WHAT TO DO IN REBAK ISLAND


Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi
PLANE FLYING OVER REBAK ISLAND RESORT & MARINA’S MOON DECK

Rebak Island Resort shines, not due to its rooms and suites—though they’re actually fairly good—however due to the island itself. There are plenty of issues to do in Rebak Island {that a} full weekend is just not sufficient. We initially got here to Rebak Island pondering that three days may truly be a tad too lengthy, pondering there’s most likely not a lot we are able to do on the island, nevertheless it seems, even three days wasn’t almost sufficient to expertise all the things on Rebak island.

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REBAK ISLAND BEACHES

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Beach
REBAK ISLAND RESORT’S MAIN BEACH

The principle draw of Rebak Island Resort is its foremost seaside. Whereas there are plenty of seashores in Langkawi, what units these in Rebak Island is its exclusivity. And the personal island has not one, however 5 seashores—Rebak Resort Seashore, Crimson Rock Seashore, Rocky Seashore, Freshwater Seashore, and Lengthy Seashore.

SWIMMING POOL

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Swimming Pool
BG & KID A ENJOYING REBAK’S SWIMMING POOL

If swimming on the seaside isn’t your factor, a hop away from the resort’s foremost seaside is the swimming pool. It has a separate shallow kiddie pool, which is ideal for our toddler, and a foremost one the place I used to be capable of do my ordinary afternoon laps. It connects to a pool bar, which appeared to be non-operational throughout our go to.

PLAYROOM & LIBRARY

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Playroom
KID A ENJOYING THE PLAYROOM
Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Library
YOU CAN BORROW BOOKS AT THE LIBRARY

When your child tires of the pool, which they most likely gained’t, there’s a playroom on the foyer space with loads of instructional toys to maintain them busy. And whereas he’s at it, there’s a billiard desk outdoors. Throughout it, there’s additionally a small library the place friends can borrow books to learn.

WALK, RUN, HIKE

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Hiking Trail
EXPLORING REBAK ISLAND ON OUR OWN VIA MARKED TRAILS

For strolling and operating lovers, and even for many who simply love taking nature hikes, Rebak Island has an attention-grabbing path that wounds by way of the entire space. The path is marked, and the island isn’t actually that huge, so getting misplaced isn’t actually an issue. And even with its dimension, the path goes by way of surprisingly thick vegetation that you simply’ll actually really feel you’re in the midst of nowhere.

NATURE TRAIL

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Nature Trail
JOINING THE NATURE TRAIL WALK WITH NATURALIST GUIDE, SELVA

For a extra in-depth hike, the Rebak Resort has a free guided 1.6-kilometer nature stroll each Sunday that takes you thru the guts of the island. Naturalist information Selva, a really passionate and humorous man, takes you thru the path, declaring all types of natural drugs and attention-grabbing nature info alongside the best way. Be looking out for carnivorous pitcher vegetation, monkeys, Brahminy kite eagles, and colourful Malaysian oriental pied hornbills.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Nature Trail Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Nature Trail Pitcher Plant
KID A JOINED THE HIKE TOO | PITCHER PLANTS ALONG THE TRAIL

The morning stroll tour begins at round 8:30AM and is often restricted to fifteen members—first to order will get the slot. They gained’t watch for you, so stand up early to have your complimentary breakfast buffet or have it proper after the tour, which takes about an hour or so. In addition they have night walks that begins round 5:30PM each Thursday.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Nature Trail
A BREAK AT THE RED ROCKS AREA

For longer and more difficult hikes to Crimson Rock Seashore or Lengthy Seashore, the resort gives a guided tour for 2 at 120.00 MYR.

BIKE & ATV

Rebak Island Resort & Marina ATV Tour
ATV AT REBAK ISLAND ~ PHOTO FROM REBAK WEBSITE

In the event you’re not into strolling and would somewhat sit it out, nicely, you’ll be able to nonetheless discover the island whereas sitting—utilizing a motorcycle or higher but, an ATV. Bikes can be found for lease at 10.00 MYR per hour, and guided ATV excursions can be found at 180.00 MYR per particular person for a ninety-minute experience.

SUNSET CRUISE

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Sunset Cruise
REBAK ISLAND SUNSET CRUISE ~ PHOTO FROM REBAK WEBSITE

For a extra enjoyable and opulent exercise, Rebak Island Resort gives a two-hour sundown cruise aboard the MV Petrus of London. The cruise lasts for 2 hours and sails across the waters of the Andaman Sea, whereas friends take pleasure in a non-public barbecue. It’s a bit expensive at 450.00 MYR per particular person with a minimal requirement of 4 adults, however if you happen to can afford it, why not.

KAYAK & PADDLE BOARD

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Kayak
KAYAKING AT REBAK ISLAND ~ PHOTO FROM REBAK FB PAGE

However if you happen to actually can’t afford a cruise round Andaman Sea, kayaking and paddle boarding can be the following smartest thing to do. Rental is at 60.00 MYR and if you want an hour-long guided tour, simply add one other 60.00 MYR.

COOKING CLASS

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Cooking Class By The Beach
COOKING CLASS BY THE BEACH ~ PHOTO FROM REBAK FB PAGE

Each Mondays throughout lunchtime, Rebak Island Resort gives cooking courses for the culinarily curious friends. And it’s not simply any cooking class, you get to strive your arms on two genuine Asian menus, not on the kitchen, however proper by the seaside! Class price is at 45.00 MYR, inclusive of lunch ready by the cooks themselves.

BEACH YOGA

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Beach Yoga
SUNRISE & SUNSET BEACH YOGA AT REBAK ~ PHOTO FROM REBAK FB PAGE

Earlier than the day begins or night arrives, loosen up your physique and thoughts by becoming a member of Rebak’s free yoga session by the seaside. Facilitated by Wong Shinny, a yoga grasp, begin your Wednesdays with a dawn yoga and a sundown yoga each Monday.

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Movie Under The Stars
REBAK ISLAND MOVIE NIGHT AT THE BEACH

Earlier than retiring to your room, there’s yet one more exercise to take pleasure in at Rebak Island Resort, a film by the seaside. Each Thursday nights seaside recliners are set by the seaside with a selection film for friends. Drinks are 50% off if you happen to be part of, and so they have free popcorns too.

Throughout our keep, the scheduled film for the night time was Maid in Manhattan.

WHAT TO EAT IN REBAK


Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant
REBAK ISLAND RESORT’S SENARI SEA VIEW RESTAURANT

Moreover exploring round, one other wonderful thing about being on Rebak Island Resort is consuming. There is just one restaurant on the island, the Senari Sea View Restaurant, however boy, it’s actually greater than sufficient.

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BREAKFAST BUFFET

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant Breakfast Buffet
BREAKFAST BUFFET AT REBAK ISLAND

A keep at Rebak Island Resort comes with complimentary breakfast buffet. We’ve tried it twice throughout our keep and was completely glad each time. And we’d often eat on the lanai space of the restaurant, preferring the open-air atmosphere of their porch.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant Breakfast Buffet
A MIX OF WESTERN AND MALAYSIAN DISHES

The breakfast fare often consists of Malaysian and Worldwide dishes—all halal, after all. Our ordinary breakfast unfold consists of omelets, beef bacons, sausages, hams, pancakes, native noodles like mee goreng, curry, rice porridge, and a few muffins and donuts for desserts.

Breakfast schedule at Rebak Island is from 7:00AM to 11:00AM. We’re late wakers and we’re often so full after breakfast that we’d skip lunch altogether and go straight for dinner afterwards.

DINNER SPECIALS

On our first night time in Rebak Island, we tried a few their restaurant specialties.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant Burger Kingdom
REBAK ISLAND RESORT’S BURGER KINGDOM

It’s Burger Kingdom for me, the place you get to decide on your personal buns (senari, beet rock, teluk kelubi, and keriang bun), meat patty (ostrich, salmon, wagyu, lamb, venison, turkey, hen, duck, and vegetarian), fries (steak f, curley, waffle fries, potato wedges, candy potato, and onion rings), sauces (masala, teriyaki, tomato), plus smoked cheese. My model has senari buns, wagyu patty, onion rings, smoked cheese, and all their sauces!

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant House Of Rendang
REBAK ISLAND RESORT’S HOUSE OF RENDANG

For BG, she tried their Home of Rendang. First, you select your model of rendang (Kedah, Minang, Tok, or Daging). Then the selection of meat (blended veggies, hen, duck, beef, lamb, ostrich), and what to pair it with (white rice, ghee rice, Lebanese pita bread, or glutinous rice with turmeric). Since we’re on the Kedah State of Malaysia, she selected Rendang Kedah with beef and paired it with steamed white rice.

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Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant Kids Menu
PINOCCHIO NOSE FOR KID A

Senari Restaurant additionally has a particular menu for youths with playfully named dishes like Ninja Michelangelo (pizza) and Cuckoo Nest (spaghetti). Child A selected Pinocchio Nostril, which is fried hen fingers (or fish fingers) served with French fries.

BBQ NIGHTS

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant BBQ Nights
BBQ NIGHTS AT REBAK ISLAND RESORT

We have been fortunate our second night time in Senari Restaurant fell on a Saturday the place they often maintain their BBQ Nights (98.00 MYR grownup, 49.00 MYR youngsters).

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant BBQ Nights Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant BBQ Nights Band
BARBECUED SEAFOOD PLUS CHILL LIVE MUSIC

Grills have been arrange in entrance of the restaurant as skewered delights have been cooked continuous—beef, hen, seafood, all the things you’ll be able to consider, nicely, besides pork, since they’re halal. Moreover these, they’ve non-grilled choices on the buffet unfold contained in the restaurant too.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Senari Sea View Restaurant BBQ Nights
SPICY SQUID SKEWERS

It was essentially the most enjoyable meal and likewise the very best meal we’ve had on the island.

BEACH BAR

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Beach Bar
REBAK’S BEACH BAR AT NIGHT

Whereas we actually didn’t get to hang around at Rebak Island’s bar—since we’ve got our personal stash of spirits from Pantai Cenang’s obligation free, lol—their bar does actually look inviting. Located proper in between towering bushes beside the seaside, it’s open-air, and you’ll both select to sip your drinks proper there, or by the tables alongside the seaside.

Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Beach
CHILLING BY THE BEACH DURING THE EVENINGS

Joyful hour is from 5:00PM to eight:00PM with all the things at 50% off, and satays—which is grilled proper by the seaside—can be found from from 5:00PM to 7:00PM.

FINAL THOUGHTS


Rebak Island Resort & Marina Langkawi Night
REBAK ISLAND RESORT IS TOTALLLY WORTH IT

It was a heck of a three-day trip for us at Rebak Island Resort. What we thought can be a chill keep—one which could be a tad too lengthy and may border on being a bore—turned out to be an action-packed vacation. We bought to take action many issues; our day all the time full, all the time thrilling, and with nary a uninteresting second.

Three days, in truth, wasn’t sufficient to totally take pleasure in Rebak Island, there have been a couple of extra actions we have been unable to strive—I suppose, that’d be one thing to sit up for ought to our toes lead us again to Langkawi.

~ OUR GRATITUDE TO REBAK ISLAND RESORT & MARINA FOR HOSTING OUR STAY, VIEWS & OPINIONS ALL MINE


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Handle: Rebak Island, Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia
Contact Quantity: (604) 966-5566
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GPS Coordinates Map: 6.294589, 99.700668


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