Shangri-La Tanjung Aru Resort A beautiful resort with a cracking kids’ club offering activities like clay painting, a scavenger hunt and a weekly party on Friday evenings. 20 Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah (08 832 7888/www.shangri-la.com/kotakinabalu/tanjungaruresort). Hard Rock Hotel Penang Hard Rock is surprisingly very family friendly! There’s even a dedicated hangout spot for teens and family suites designed with kids in mind. Batu Ferringhi Beach, Penang (04 881 1711/penang.hardrockhotels.net). Meritus Pelangi Langkawi Blessed with a great location on Pantai Cenang, Meritus Pelangi boasts beautiful rooms and fun amenities for kids such as a water playground. Pantai Cenang, Langkawi, Kedah (04 952 8888/www.meritushotels.com/meritus-pelangi-beach-resort). The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa With a superb kids’ club and lots of extra special touches to make your stay an enjoyable one, The Westin Langkawi is great for families. We particularly love their innovative, superfood-filled kids’ menus. Jalan Pantai Dato Syed Omar, Langkawi, Kedah (04 960 8888/ www.westinlangkawi.com).