Nov 4, 2022


LANGKAWI ISLAND, 4 NOVEMBER 2022 – Berjaya Langkawi Resort wins three awards in the 2022 World Luxury Awards. The resort itself has been recognised as the 2022 Global Winner of Luxury Private Beach Resort. Concurrently, the resort’s Taaras Spa and Pahn-Thai Restaurant have been awarded 2022 Regional Winner: South East Asia for Luxury Island Resort Spa category and 2022 Continent Winner: Asia for Thai Cuisine category respectively.

Nestled amidst a lush tropical rainforest, Berjaya Langkawi Resort boasts a pristine beachfront and 412 individual rainforest and water chalets built elegantly on stilts. It has been hailed as one of the best 5-star resorts in Langkawi, the preferred choice of many local and overseas holidaymakers. The resort’s Pahn-Thai Restaurant is not just any Thai restaurant in Langkawi. It sits on a unique platform, built on stilts over the ocean waters. Both guests and visitors are welcome to feast on authentic Thai cuisine in an open-air setting, with views of the Andaman Sea and Mount Mat Cincang.

The resort’s in-house Taaras Spa is an oasis of relaxation, tucked between breathtaking rainforest and beachside. Spa therapists here have years of experience with focus on providing guests with the best wellness treatments in Langkawi. Besides massages, Taaras Spa also offers a variety of body scrub, body wrap, facial, as well as spa manicure and pedicure. One of the recommended treatments is the Taaras Signature Massage which encompasses traditional art of healing and renewal.

“It’s a great honour for Berjaya Langkawi Resort to receive these recognitions from World Luxury Awards. My utmost gratitude to all our team members, always ready to go the extra mile to keep our guests happy. Special thanks to all our guests and those who voted for Berjaya Langkawi Resort, Taaras Spa, and Pahn-Thai Restaurant too. Your continuous support has brought us these wonderful achievements,” said Adrian Chung, General Manager of Berjaya Langkawi Resort.

“We congratulate this year’s winners. True luxury is not easily attained. It takes highly efficient and dedicated staff who are willing to go the extra mile and stop at nothing to ensure that every guest feels cared for and no challenge goes unresolved. This is the definition of luxury. It is what makes the winners shine,” said Michael Hunter-Smith, Marketing Director of World Luxury Awards.

Established in 2006, World Luxury Hotel Awards is the pinnacle of achievement in the luxury hotel industry offering international recognition as voted by guests, travellers and industry players alike. Over 300 000 international travellers vote each year, during a four-week period to select the winners. Luxury hotels have the opportunity to participate in the World Luxury Hotel Awards by entering hotel categories that showcase their unique selling points and destinations.

The World Luxury Awards recognise hotels, spas, restaurants and travel establishments for world-class service excellence. Awards are presented on a country, regional, continent and global basis. Winners are selected by public vote online, providing true recognition that reflects the hard work and dedication exhibited by staff.


Media Contacts:
Maya Kaur
Manager, Corporate Marketing & Communications
Berjaya Hotels & Resorts
Tel: +603 2149 1867

Berjaya Langkawi Resort is situated at Burau Bay, 30 km off the coast of Kedah, on the chattels of Langkawi Island. As one of the famous island hotspots amongst local and foreign tourists, the resort offers a wide range of recreational activities such as island tours, sea sports and more. Set within an island titled as the World Geopark by UNESCO in 2007, the 412-room 5-star resort also offers a selection of suites, water chalets and rainforest chalets. For more information, visit

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