Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La

Batu Feringgi Beach, Penang, Malaysia, 11100  show map
 4 stars
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Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's play area

Children's pool

Kids club

Cribs available

DVDs/ Videos for children

Private beach

Beach bar

Beach access

Beach umbrellas

Overview

Situated near The Owl Museum, Escape Adventureplay and Kek Lok Si Temple, the comfortable Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La offers an aqua park, a ballroom and water slides. The hotel opened its doors in 1970 and was remodeled in 2009.

The venue is placed next to sandy beaches. The property is set within 7 km distance from the city center.

Guests will find shopping centers and a market in the vicinity of the hotel.

Penang International airport can be reached in 25 minutes by car from Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La offers 387 rooms on 7 floors featuring a private balcony, a coffee table, satellite TV, an iron with ironing board and a mini bar. The rooms afford a delightful view of the ocean. The rooms have Colonial decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests can order local meals at the relaxed restaurant. The adjoining café bar offers board games, billiards and a terrace. Mario's Ristorante and Fruits and Food Valley Cafe are located within 50 meters away.

Services

Guests can make use of 24-hour concierge, 24-hour security and room service on site.

Relax

The property features an arcade/game room, babysitting and a mini club for children. Mini golf, table tennis and snow skiing along with aerobics classes, a fitness centre and a gym ensure guests' active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   387.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Banana boat
  • Skiing
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Volleyball
  • Bocce
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Beach bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Halal food
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool
  • Water slides
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Aqua park
  • Live entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view
  • Slope view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • Clothes dryer
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu
  • Goose feather pillows

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • HBO available
  • DVD player
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La Penang location
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Hotel Address:

Batu Feringgi Beach, Penang, Malaysia, 11100

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City Center
  • Penang
    6.3 km
Airports
  • Penang International (PEN)
    20.5 km
Restaurants
  • Mario's Ristorante (cuisine: Italian)
    40 m
  • Long Beach (cuisine: Malaysian)
    260 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    387

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Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La photos Room Superior Hillview Room
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    Size: 66 m²
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    Deluxe|Executive Seaview Family Combo Room - Breakfast included

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        Superior Twin Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds or King-size bed or Double bed
        Size: 36 m²
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        Superior Hillview Room King

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          Bed type: King-size bed
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          DOUBLE SUPERIOR KING BED

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            Bed type: Double bed or Queen-size bed or Twin beds or King-size bed
            Size: 30 m²
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            Deluxe Sea Facing Double - With Breakfast

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              Deluxe Beachfront Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
              Size: 30 m²
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              DOUBLE DELUXE SEA FRONT

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                Deluxe King Room
                Bed type: King-size bed
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                DOUBLE DELUXE KING BED

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                  Executive Double Room
                  Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or King-size bed
                  Size: 66 m²
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                  DOUBLE EXECUTIVE SEA VIEW

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                      SUITE EXECUTIVE KING BED

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                        Bed type: King-size bed
                        Size: 56 m²
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                          Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La photos Room Deluxe Seafacing Room
                          Deluxe Family Room
                          Bed type: Double bed
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                          Deluxe Seafacing Family Combo Room

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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La Penang location
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                            Hotel Address:

                            Batu Feringgi Beach, Penang, Malaysia, 11100

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Penang
                              6.3 km
                            Airports
                            • Penang International (PEN)
                              20.5 km
                            Restaurants
                            • Mario's Ristorante (cuisine: Italian)
                              40 m
                            • Long Beach (cuisine: Malaysian)
                              260 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2009
                            • Number of floors:
                              7
                            • Number of rooms:
                              387

                            Hotel Awards

                            MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPenangGolden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Family Hotels in Malaysia

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                            Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La Location

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                            Local attractions

                            • Tropical Spice Garden - 2.0 km
                              Lone Crag Villa, Lot 595 Mukim 2, Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang, Malaysia.
                            • Penang Butterfly Farm - 5.1 km
                              830, Jalan Teluk Bahang, Teluk Bahang
                            • The Owl Museum - 6.1 km
                              Level B3, Penang Hill New Visitor Centre, Georgetown
                            • Escape Adventureplay - 4.9 km
                              828, Jalan Teluk Bahang, Georgetown
                            • Penang National Park - 5.3 km
                              Jalan Hassan Abas,Teluk Bahang, Penang Island

                            Restaurants nearby

                            • Mario's Ristorante - 40 m

                              Address: Batu Ferringhi
                              Phone: 604-881 3775

                              62% likes this, based on 52 reviews
                              Cuisine: Italian

                            • The Bungalow - 160 m

                              Address: Lone Pine Hotel
                              Phone: +604 886 8566

                              61% likes this, based on 72 reviews
                              Cuisine: Malaysian
                              Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 29

                            • Poker Cafe - 240 m

                              Address: Batu Ferringhi

                              80% likes this, based on 24 reviews

                            • Long Beach - 260 m

                              Address: Batu Feringgi Beach

                              72% likes this, based on 645 reviews
                              Cuisine: Malaysian

                            • Fruits and Food Valley Cafe - 180 m

                              Address: 142 MK17, Batu Ferringhi
                              Phone: 164599412

                              83% likes this, based on 28 reviews
                              Cuisine: Asian

                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2009
                            • Number of floors:
                              7
                            • Number of rooms:
                              387

                            Hotel Awards

                            MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPenangGolden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Family Hotels in Malaysia

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                            Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La Reviews

                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La

                            Average guest rating

                            8.0out of 10
                            Fabulous
                            Based on 209 reviews

                            Rating by category:

                            Value
                            5.0

                            Guest reviews

                            • Older travelers
                              10.0

                              attended teh Global learn conference and enjoyed batu ferringhi

                              the beach

                            • Family with children
                              7.8

                              Location is good. Just in front of beach and there are many shops and restaurant near the hotel. Shuttle service to Geargetown is convienient.

                            • Family with children
                              9.2

                              The hotel location is excellent , the beach view is sooo beautiful , and the warm welcome from the staf oh you will not believe it ,every thing is perfect , believe me don't miss it . we will come back to this hotel every year .

                            • Family with children
                              10.0

                              It's coooooooooooooooooooooool and very nice

                            • Family with children
                              9.2

                              The resort design and services

                            • Family with children
                              8.8

                              The pools are wounderfull

                              there is no any 2 bed room suites

                            • Family with children
                              10.0

                              Good swimming pools Great access to beach Adventure zone for kids

                            • Group of friends
                              10.0

                              Every thing was perfect specially the location & the services by the hotel. The breakfast was excellent to me due to many many options you have. Also the swimming pools, Lobby & receptions staff. The everything was close to you specially at the beach.

                              Expensive & rooms need to be more clean & comfortable.

                            • Family with children
                              9.0

                              The swimming pool

                              The breakfast needs to have more food selections

                            • Family with children
                              8.8

                              Great indoor slides/playground for the kids. Spacious deluxe rooms with sofa and pleasing decor

                            • Family with children
                              10.0

                              The swimming pool area and the hotel design where your kids will enjoy the waters and you also can relax around them with no feir.

                              The hotel make you feel your are at the carebain in addition to all the sea sports on the beach.

                            • Family with children
                              7.4

                              Relaxing at the pool side & the breakfast.

                              Not everything I expect to be....Parking problem during peak season.Guard was not helpful at lobby.Book for hillview room, but its not hill view (Main Road), has to pay a lot more for sea-view room. No Wi-Fi.The room did not provide room slippers. Kids walking into the lift with wet swim wear.

                            • Family with children
                              7.0

                              Kids pool & slides

                              Food was not up to our expectation, room was dusty & sandy.

                            • Family with children
                              5.0

                              The location is great.

                              The service and attitude from some staff are not very pleasant towards asian.

                            • Group of friends
                              9.6

                              Hard to select only one thing as everything was completely enjoyable. The room was beautifully and tastefully decorated; the beds and pillows were really comfortable. The grounds, including the swimming pool, were gorgeous and everything was spotlessly clean. The staff was unfailingly courteous and obliging. The breakfast was also excellent with plenty of choice. For those who do not want to pay higher prices for hotel meals, there are plenty of reasonable eating places right outside the hotel.

                              The only negative related to a jungle "walk" tour which we booked through the hotel. We were told that there would not be much walking when we booked the tour. It turned out to be more of jungle "trek" of 2 hours involving a great deal of climbing up steep paths which were sometimes quite treacherous. We are older (57 and 67), not in the best physical shape, and not used to the heat. At one point, we did not know if we would be able to make it; however, we managed to soldier through somehow, although it exhausted us for several days afterwards. Had we injured ourselves or fallen ill, it would have been very difficult to get out. The tour was was not organized by the hotel itself, but we informed the staff how dangerous it is not to inform people that they must be in good physical condition.

                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Golden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La Penang location
                            Show big map »

                            Hotel Address:

                            Batu Feringgi Beach, Penang, Malaysia, 11100

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Penang
                              6.3 km
                            Airports
                            • Penang International (PEN)
                              20.5 km
                            Restaurants
                            • Mario's Ristorante (cuisine: Italian)
                              40 m
                            • Long Beach (cuisine: Malaysian)
                              260 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2009
                            • Number of floors:
                              7
                            • Number of rooms:
                              387

                            Hotel Awards

                            MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPenangGolden Sands Resort Penang By Shangri-La

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Family Hotels in Malaysia

                            Use Badge