Want to take a break in Langkawi but looking for a hotel that’s cheap and comfy?
Don’t worry. We are here to help.
Below are 10 top budget accomodations in Langkawi that will make your stay a comfortable and hassle free for as cheap as RM 99 a night.
We have divided them into the areas they are in so that it’s easy for you to pick based on how you plan to get to Langkawi (flight/ ferry) or your plan (sightseeing vs shopping).
Best Cheap Hotels In Kuah
If you arrive via the Langkawi ferries and you plan to shop, we suggest you stay in cheap hotels around Kuah. This city area is near to the jetty and budget accommodations are easier to find. And the room quality is better than other parts of the island.
1.Chill Suites Langkawi
Among the many budget hotels in Langkawi, we like the comfort and price of the Chill Suites.
Your room is modern, equipped with toiletries and at a decent size. It also comes with a safe and mini fridge — handy if your main aim holidaying to Langkawi is to shop for duty free chocolates.
To shop at HIG, snap your memories at Dataran Lang or go to the night market in Kuah you just need to drive for about 10 minutes from this hotel.
Price : RM 115++
2.Hotel de Bleu
If you plan to shop while in Langkawi and want to save on your hotel, the Hotel de Blue in Kuah is another option you have. It is cheap, and it is comfortable.
This hotel was built in 2018, so it is relatively new. Your room is also large for the price but simple. Your room is also equipped with a kettle and minibar so that you have a place to keep your chocolates.
To dine, there’s the popular Wan Thai restaurant within walking distance. Laundrymart and ATM are also on the same street.
Price : RM 115++
This small hotel is built on the shop lot area in Kuah was built sometime in 2019. So the rooms are relatively new and comfortable.
To find food from your hotel is not a problem as there are plenty of options nearby. Banks and laundrymart are also within walking distance.
To get to the night market in Kuah or shop in HIG is only 10 minutes driving.
The only weakness of this hotel is parking. You need to park your rented car by the curb of the street.
Price : RM 99++
4.Motel Seri Mutiara
If you are in Langkawi with a small family, the Motel Seri Mutiara has large rooms at an affordable price in Kuah.
For those not into new facilities, but only want a huge room that is simple and comfortable, this is one of the best choices in the area.
The only complaint we have about this motel is the location. While the room size is large, it is quite secluded from the main road.
For a group of girls, getting back to your room at night may not be a pleasant experience since you need to navigate dark, narrow streets.
Price : RM 79++
Nearby Beach areas
There are 2 most popular beach areas in Langkawi — one in Cenang and the other in Pantai Tengah. Here are the best and most affordable cheap hotels in the area we recommend to you for your budget holiday in the island.
5. Salsa Resort
The Salsa Resort comes with a serene view of the paddy field. You get an extra large sized room and a huge area to park your car. It is also away from the busy traffic of Cenang.
But this tiny resort is not near the beach area. You need to drive to get to the beach ( although it is just 5 minutes drive away).
Price : RM 117++
6. Anjung Villa
For those coming for a holiday in Langkawi with family, and looking for cheap accommodations that come with a pool, the Anjung Villa is your answer.
Your room can fit a small family, and the area is serene with the view of a mountain.
Unfortunately while it is near the Cenang beach area, it is a little tucked away from the main roads.
To find stalls and restaurants, and to get to attractions like to Underwater World, you need to drive for about 15 minutes from this villa. A small drawback for a cheap, large place to stay if you ask us.
Price : RM 95++
7. Sassy House
Want a cheap, comfortable place that is near the beach but hate the crowd in Cenang? Sassy House is one of the options that you may consider.
The rooms are large and the area is calm. It is near to the Tengah beach with a less crowded beach area.
If you do not mind a simple room, but want something that is large, this is one of the best budget hotels that is comfortable for a good stay in Langkawi.
Price : RM 119++
Cheap Hotels Near Langkawi Airport
Okay, if you are from KL or Penang, you are more likely to be in Langkawi via airplane. So If you are looking for a cheap hotel nearby the Langkawi airport, here are some good ones for under RM 120.
8. Destini Akef Villa
The Destini Akeef Villa Langkawi is among the good, comfortable budget accommodations near the airport for those who need to get back home early in the morning.
This hotel is made to resemble an overseas motel, with a pool built smack in the middle of the block. And the area is calm since it is surrounded by the paddy field.
The double room is large and comes with a balcony. Your room is also equipped with a kettle, a minibar and a safe.
Airport is just 10 minutes away from this hotel while the Underwater World is a 15 minutes drive.
Price : RM 118++
9. Pondok Muara Chalet
This small chalet is built right beside the Akeef Villa. In it you’ll find large rooms perfect for families, although the facilities are sparse.
The motel location is between the airport ( 10 minutes driving) and Pantai Cenang, offering you the best of both areas.
Price : RM 99++
10. Bambu Gateway
If you are looking for a serene and secluded but cheap place to stay during your holiday in Langkawi, this place is perfect.
The area is surrounded not only by paddy fields but also mountains and greeneries and bamboo chalets.
To get anywhere may be a bit of a hassle as you need to drive 15 – 20 minutes from this hotel. The distance to Langkawi’s airport is similarly far. But those are small sacrifices you pay for the savings and the tranquility you get by staying in this area.
Price : RM 99++
Okay, there you go. We have listed the top 10 best budget or cheap hotels and resorts for you to stay during your holiday in Langkawi. Some near the beach, others the airport and town area.
Which of these top budget hotels in Langkawi do you prefer?