The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. has announced the debut of The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi, as the oceanfront resort opens today on the Malaysian island.
Set in a private bay, the resort has been designed by Philippe Villeroux of Kuala Lumpur-based Tropical Area Architects, and features 70 guest rooms, 15 suites and 29 villas. Onsite facilities include an outdoor tennis court, a fully-equipped gym and an infinity pool, whith indoor and outdoor yoga classes led by qualified instructors
“We are thrilled to be introducing The Ritz-Carlton to Langkawi. This exciting opening marks our first resort destination in Malaysia, and the second property in the country following The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur,” said Hervé Humler, President and Chief Operating Officer of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.C.C. “With spectacular coastal views, lush rainforests and a blend of cultures, Langkawi offers stunning natural beauty with a fascinating story. The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi provides guests with the opportunity to experience the wonders of this unique island for themselves.”