Hidden Gem in Southeast Asia: Langkawi, Phu Quoc & Nha Trang

Hidden Gem in Southeast Asia: Langkawi, Phu Quoc & Nha Trang The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa

Refresh the senses of your guests at one of Marriott’s private beach resorts in Southeast Asia. Surrounded by awe-inspiring natural backdrops and world-class facilities, these hotels provide the sanctuary needed for events like classy dinner meetings with business executives and relaxing wellness retreats with the team. Here are a few beach resort recommendations that will allow guests to fully relax and take a much-needed break. 


Langkawi, Malaysia

1. The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi

Grand Ballroom
Terrace for private dinners
Outdoor venue

Strengthen your event narrative and organize captivating events with the unmatched style, hallmark service, and bespoke sensory adventures of The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi. The breathtaking views of the 10 million years old rainforest create the perfect backdrop for exceptional executive retreats, incentive trips, and team-building exercises that will impress all guests. The Malay palace-inspired Grand Ballroom, beautiful foyer space and selection of flexible breakout rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art interactive multimedia technology to encourage creative thinking and big ideas. Let guests connect and build teamwork naturally with one-of-a-kind experiences like rice farming, private yacht excursions, deep sea fishing, or fish-trap making. 


2. The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa

The Float
Pre-Function Space
Grand Ballroom - Classroom style
Breakout Room - Dangli
VIP Suite - Meeting Room
Langkawi International Convention Centre
Poolside venue
Heavenly Spa

The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa, with its multitude of indoor and outdoor activities that are suitable for all ages, is a great option for workcations and incentive trips. Parents can relax at the award-winning Heavenly Spa while their children learn about the flora, fauna, and animals that call the resort home. Event planners can choose between the hotel’s 6 meeting rooms, including the Grand Ballroom which can accommodate up to 400 guests or the outdoor Float venue. The Langkawi International Convention Centre, located very close to the hotel, is a wonderful choice for larger events. While waiting for their flights, meeting attendees can utilize the comfortable resort lounge at the airport. 


3. The St. Regis Langkawi

Grand Astor Ballroom
John Jacob Boardroom
Kayu Puti South Terrace
The St. Regis Bar

The timeless elegance and modern sophistication of The St. Regis Langkawi transforms ordinary meetings and events to iconic celebrations with its impeccable services, gastronomic masterpieces, and spectacular meeting facilities. The majestic Moorish architecture and bespoke craftsmanship overlooking the emerald green waters of the Andaman Sea transports guests to a world of pure resort luxury. The signature Astor Ballroom, John Jacob Boardroom, and VIP rooms are just a few options that event planners can choose from. Complement extravagant dinner galas, high-profile conferences and distinctive executive roundtable meetings with custom-crafted menus at St. Regis Langkawi to create unforgettable ordeals. 


Phu Quoc, Vietnam 

1. JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa

Group beach dinners
Grand Ballroom
Department of Bad Inventions (includes a small kitchen and private bathroom)
Department of Artistry
Department of Carpentry
Sculptor Meeting Room
Tempus Fugit - Private dining room
Pink Pearl Restaurant - Outdoor garden

Let the beauty of Vietnam’s largest island galvanize all the senses at your next event. As a recipient of several prestigious hospitality awards, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa can enrich any meetings and events. Once a 19th century French University, it was reimagined as an eclectic-themed, lavish beachfront playground. With over 12,000 square feet of event spaces, planners can achieve any meeting goals here in one of the 6 distinctive venues. Bring big ideas to life with comprehensive AV equipment and help from dedicated event planners.


Nha Trang, Vietnam

1. Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa

Resort Beachfront
Altitude Rooftop Bar
Sheraton Club Lounge - Terrace
Gala dinner by the poolside
Grand Ballroom - Banquet setup
Hon Ba - Conference setup
Meeting Foyer

With around 300 days of sunshine, Nha Trang is considered one of the most beautiful bays in the world. Allow guests to soak in the views by elevating any receptions or post-conference parties at the beachfront of Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa, the rooftop lounge overlooking downtown Nha Trang, or the exclusive Sheraton Club Lounge. Event planners can also take advantage of the 8 indoor venues that boast natural lighting and the latest AV technology for up to 200 guests. Work closely with one of the Convention Services staff to turn your next meeting or event into a spectacular affair. 

Being in nature can help to make us feel better emotionally and physically. With Marriott’s dedication to the wellbeing of their guests, event planners can deliver healthy and inspiring meetings and events in these beautiful beach resorts readily.