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    Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La

    Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good37%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “adventure zone” (305 reviews)
    “golden sands” (758 reviews)
    “garden cafe” (92 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Water Park
    Tennis Court
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I first visited Golden Sand Resort way back in the late 80's and was impressed . Over the years I have been there many times and each time was impressed too . I like the setting the people there and the beach and sun ....More

    Thank Sub C
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a wonderful place for those with kids. It's basically a kid's paradise and also for the adults too. You and your kids will never get bored in the resort and also all the staffs are extremely friendly.More

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    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Stewart_Teoh, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and many thanks for your review. It's a thrill to read that your "Excellent place for kids" comment. We are glad that you had a great time at our resort and happy...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    the hotel is old...the lobby and room are all required a major transformation. the bathroom is super tired. the worst is, it is also not well maintained and cleaned. the bathroom is mouldy! ok i got of the wall has a bit mould. but do...More

    3  Thank Vivian L
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    A very scenic place with a beautiful sunset and very polite and outgoing staff. The place is exquisite and relaxing and is full off fun and excitement for everyone! My family and I were also having our tea at the café after swimming when I...More

    Thank Evon1963
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed at the Golden Sands resort for a week with our 2 young children. Having a read a few iffy reviews I was expecting to be underwhelmed by the room. I was pleasantly surprised, we were given interconnecting rooms as requested, we didn't have...More

    Thank EdCook24
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 3 days ago

    Dear EdCook24, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are honored you and your family had a great stay at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La and happy to read your "Very impressed, great for families and good value" review. We are delighted that...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 387
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    • Batu Ferringhi
    • Also Known As
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Hotel Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Batu Ferringhi ,
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    Adam R
    4 July 2017|
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    Response from tbg166 | Reviewed this property |
    Traders Hotel final destination, but there is a stop over for ;the Mall on the way if required but not on return journey .from hotel at 10 am 12 noon 2pm and later in day also.return from Traders at 1100 1300 etc. hotel... More
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    Karen A
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from HKMoscow | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do sea vieuw more expensive and rooms smaller take garden vieuw
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    Karen A
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from gordon p | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think they do but you can email them to check if they do adjoining rooms but lm sure the hotel will put your rooms next to each other on the same floor.
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