Thinking of a romantic getaway for Valentines' Day? TripAdvisor gives you a selection of the best hotels for Romance for Malaysian travellers to pamper themselves and celebrate their love with that special someone.
From a private and peaceful retreat by the Andaman Sea to a little escape in the heart of the city, these hotels have been recognised in the 2015 Travellers' Choice awards for Hotels under the Romance category. Travellers' Choice award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travellers worldwide.
10 Best Hotels for Romance in Malaysia:
1. Casa del Mar - Pantai Cenang, Langkawi
Casa del Mar is located on the island of Langkawi, north-west of Peninsula Malaysia. Offering sea view accommodation in Langkawi for all, beachside dining options, spa facilities and water sports, the 34-room Casa del Mar is the perfect oasis for travellers looking for a private and peaceful retreat in Langkawi.
A TripAdvisor reviewer commented, "From the moment we checked-in to the time of our departure, we were looked after by some very special people. Our room was perfect and opened right out to the beach."
2. Seven Terraces - George Town, Penang
Occupying a row of seven 19th century terraces, Seven Terraces Hotel is situated in one of Penang's finest and most intact heritage street which is in the very heart of the World Heritage Site, just a few minutes' walk from all the major icons. It successfully captures and celebrates the spirit of this world heritage town and its unique Peranakan culture.
A TripAdvisor reviewer noted, "My wife and I stayed at several hotels in the George Town area on our honeymoon, spending two nights at Seven Terraces. I can honestly say that our stay at Seven Terraces was wonderful. The rooms are gorgeous, the staff was amazing, sense of calm was just what we needed."
3. The Danna Langkawi - Pantai Kok, Langkawi
The Danna Langkawi offers an elite holiday experience, allowing one to find supreme comfort amidst an inviting ambience while admiring the unrivalled views of the white sandy beach, marina bay, sea and verdant green hills of Langkawi.
"This is one of the very best 5-star hotels my wife and I stayed in. The hotel is in a beautiful location and the views are out of this world. The staff are fantastic and so helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them," a TripAdvisor reviewer commented.
4. Villa Samadhi - By Samadhi - Kuala Lumpur
Best described as Kuala Lumpur's ultimate treat to nest in, this ravishing villa-in-a-room boutique hotel is one-of-a-kind in the capital city. Tucked within an upscale locale just 10 minutes drive from town, Villa Samadhi becomes an immediately accessible respite to restore soul into one's exhausted self.
"This was probably the best hotel me and my wife have stayed at so far. It is highly recommended for couples for some alone time away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The way the hotel is designed you get the feeling that you're at a resort," noted a TripAdvisor traveller.
5. Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur - Kuala Lumpur
One of Malaysia's most elegant hotels, Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur is situated in the bustling capital. Set among lush gardens, it is just an hour from the international airport and five minutes from the business and shopping districts. The hotel features some of the most spacious luxury accommodations in Kuala Lumpur, as well as a full-fledged fitness centre.
"A luxurious hotel that really feels luxurious in every respect. The rooms were wonderful and we really enjoyed the restaurant especially the breakfast which we could not fault", a TripAdvisor reviewer exclaimed.