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    Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La

    Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good36%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “adventure zone” (316 reviews)
    “golden sands” (771 reviews)
    “cool lounge” (103 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Water Park
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked the executive suite and it was huge with plenty of room. There was a pull down bed but since it was only two of us, the room was more than sufficient. The hotel was very kind as it was my friend's birthday and...More

    Thank Katherina T
    Response from SL_Penang, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Katherina T, Thank you for taking time review our resort. We are delighted to hear that your recent stay at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La was pleasant. Your comments have been addressed with our team. It was indeed a pleasure to have been of...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed for 3D2N in this hotel. It was located about 30min from city center. The checked it was fast and in less than 10min we get our room. The resort provide baby cot for free and other baby amenities are available. The children pool...More

    Thank AcuraMelody
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 6 days ago

    Dear AcuraMelody, 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. We appreciated! We are delighted that you liked our location, enjoyed our fantastic facilities and happy with the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We recently stayed at this hotel , the staff are friendly and courteous and go out of their way to make your stay pleasant , the breakfast is one of the best we have encountered , the pools and outdoor bar facilities are amoungst the...More

    Thank cordbowyer1
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear cordbowyer1, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and many thanks for the review. It's a thrill to read that you enjoyed your overall stay with us at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La. We are glad that you had a...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    So after a long flight we checked in, got our luggage taken up super quick and also got shown to our room. Yes this place is family friendly, there are kids everywhere it what do you expect. If you're not seeking kids everywhere don't book...More

    Thank thomasjones1234
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear thomasjones1234, Thank you for your kind words and beautiful review, we appreciated. We are delighted to know that you had a great stay at our resort and we certainly look forward to your return. Best regards, Suleiman Tunku Abdul Rahman Director of Communications

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Visited in September for family holiday - 5 adults with 2 connected rooms. A bit tight and it would have been useful had the hotel recommended larger rooms! Sea view rooms on the 5th floor with excellent view of the Pool, Gardens and the Sea....More

    Thank Surinder R
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Surinder R, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the review. We are delighted to know that you had a great stay at our resort, happy with our location, services and facilities. We look forward to welcoming you and your family...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
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 387
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • Batu Ferringhi
    • Also Known As
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Hotel Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Penang/Batu Ferringhi
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    Traveller (2099)
    Room & Suite (491)
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    Dining (120)
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    Geak
    11 October 2017|
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    Response from masahiko | Reviewed this property |
    Would suggest to exchange it at major city .. like George Town
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    Karen A
    29 September 2017|
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    Response from Murtaza S | Reviewed this property |
    You would get decent weather still check accu weather for best accurate predictions.
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    Karen A
    27 September 2017|
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    Response from Linda T | Reviewed this property |
    There are plenty of money changers in Penang but u may not get very good rates. Better to change in your own country first. No, USD is not accepted there.
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    "If you want a sa view ask fo rooms on the higher floors. The palm tres can obscure from the lower floors."
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    "High up and worth paying extra for sea view"
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