If you are looking for one of the best hotels in Penang, why not find one near the beach? In today’s hotel guide, we featured top 10 beach hotels in Penang. You’ll be able to find ocean breezes, hot sands and bright sun at these beach resorts. And trust us, you are going to love it!
Beach Hotels in Penang Guide
Beaches are the definition of untouched beauty, and they offer endless amounts of relaxation. Who doesn’t appreciate the natural beauty right? Relaxing there on a hot summer’s day is an antidote like no other—especially when you choose the right beach hotels to stay when you visit Penang.
Most of the hotels recommended here are located at Batu Ferringhi, Penang. In fact, Batu Ferringhi is a beach resort northwest of George Town, on Malaysia’s Penang Island. It’s known for water sports, night market and seafood restaurants. Also, it’s one of the most popular destinations in Penang right after George Town.
Alright, without further ado, let’s see what we’ve got for you.
1. Lone Pine Hotel Penang
Set in a tropical coastal garden, this upmarket beachfront hotel has tremendously a lot of things they would like to offer to their guests. Its refined rooms are being decorated to perfection with colourful furniture and free wireless internet connection for your convenience.
Many came here just for the truly special hotel design and the quiet beach. Moreover, many rooms here offer sea view; suites are added with separate living areas. Available dining options include an open-air dining restaurant and a trendy bar offering tapas.
Address: 97 Batu Ferringhi, 11100 Penang, Malaysia.
Phone: 04-886 8686
2. Hard Rock Hotel Penang
The word ‘Hard Rock’ speaks for itself. You can expect a fun stay with all the Hollywood feel. Even if you are actually having an unplanned trip, this hotel makes everything truly worthwhile. You will be greeted with a very hospitable front office.
Other than that, you can expect great service and surprisingly great background music. The snacks and lunches served by the poolside are truly remarkable and worth of every penny spent there. It is a great place for everyone who is planning their trip to Penang.
Address: Batu Ferringhi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia.
Phone: 04-881 1711
3. Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La
One of the most prestigious hotel in Batu Ferringhi. The sea view of this hotel is terrific you can’t wish for more. The breakfast is suitable to fit with everybody as there is always something for everybody being served there.
The staffs here are really professional and helpful to their guests, and it is considered a great hotel even for children. You and your kids will never get bored in the resort with all the facilities and friendly staff.
Address: Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia.
Phone: 04-886 1911
4. Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa
Under the Shrangri-La flagship, this is a luxury and ‘prosperous’ hotel :p (Check out the phone number of this hotel!) The service here is excellent and the food served here is just beyond fantastic. They provide you with the generous portion of servings of each food that you order here.
The hotel interior and the rooms are surprisingly well maintained considering that the building is quite old. The staffs here are helpful and friendly, besides providing you with an excellent service. One of the most famous hotels in Penang even for 20 years ago.
Address: Batu Ferringhi Main Road, Kampung Tanjung Huma, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia.
Phone: 04-888 8888
5. Flamingo Hotel By The Beach, Penang
Flamingo is another famous beach hotel in Penang. The locals love to have BBQ party there with friends and family during the weekends. If you are looking for the hotel near to the beach, you may consider Flamingo.
Address: 72, Jalan Batu Ferringhi, 11100 Penang, Pulau Pinang.
Phone: 04-886 6666
6. PARKROYAL Penang Resort
With the warm and friendly staffs here, you can be sure to smile for your whole stay here. Many consider it above top notch among hotels in this area. It is considered one of the nicest place to stay with your family and friends. The best thing about this hotel is that the night market is just a stone’s throw away. There is also an art gallery and seafood restaurant within very close walking distance.
Address: Batu Ferringhi Beach, Penang 11100, Malaysia.
Phone: 04-886 2288
7. Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort
The best thing about this hotel is its location. It is located right on the beach and this means you will be looking at the sea and its beautiful sandy beach when you wake up every morning. The hotel setting offers a romantic feel coupled with a relaxing ambience.
The rooms are clean and the food available across the street is delicious. The swimming pool and the beach are definitely something that is worth to check out for when you happen to come here. There is a business that offers boat activities next door which is fabulous and wonderful for the hotel guests.
Address: 527 Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia.
Phone: Tel: +(6)04-899 9999
8. Hotel Sentral Seaview, Penang
This might be the most budget hotel in this listing. Fancy Penang famous hawker food? No problem! Right outside the hotel (within 5-second walking distance) there is a large food court for those who are food lovers.
The hotel has been refurbished not long ago and most of the rooms are partially sea view. Other than that the location is quite strategic because it is just in between Batu Ferringhi dan downtown Penang.
Address: No. 555 Jalan C M Hashim, Tanjung Tokong, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia.
Phone: 04-890 9300
9. Lost Paradise Resort
Just 9 minutes’ walk from Penang Floating Mosque is this exotic hotel that you will notice just by its classic traditional design. Individually designed rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi and coffee making facilities are prepared for the guests. Suites offer living areas, fridges, private plunge pool, and more.
Address: 262, jalan batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, 11100 Batu Ferringhi, Penang.
Phone: 04-890 4800
10. Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang
A truly relaxing hotel located in the area of Tanjung Bungah, which is just 10 minutes’ walk from the major bus station and morning wet market. Most of the rooms here offer sea view and provided with balconies, free WiFi, flat-screens and mini-fridges. The best thing about this hotel is the breakfast. Parking and shuttle buses to the city centre and the UNESCO Heritage Site are being provided for free.
Related: Top 10 Heritage Hotels in Penang
Address: Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, 11200 Penang.
Phone: 04-892 3333
Enjoy Your Stay at Penang’s Beach Hotels!
So here are some of the stunning beach hotels in Penang that can make your next Penang trip a pleasant one. Let’s leave all the concrete jungle for a while and head on to these beach hotels for a special experience!