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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%
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    “adventure zone” (302 reviews)
    “golden sands” (753 reviews)
    “garden cafe” (90 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Water Park
    Tennis Court
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    811 - 815 of 2,899 reviews

    Reviewed 11 March 2016

    The public areas of the hotel are excellent, modern fresh & well cared for. The area around the pool was large clean and well staffed. Breakfast good, we always ate early so no problem with children running around. Didn't eat an evening meal in the...More

    2  Thank Monsoon09
    Response from SL_Penang, Director of Communications at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 15 March 2016

    Dear Monsoon09, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay in our hotel. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the breakfast, the pool and the public areas. I will share your feedback to the concerned departments and actions will be...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2016

    The hill view room did not give me suprise and it was just fine. There is not much Tv channel but you can enjoy in the swimming pool or have a nice evening beach walk. The hotel buffet breakfast is delicious and lots of variety...More

    Thank ShiewHoon
    Response from SL_Penang, Director of Communications at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 15 March 2016

    Dear ShiewHoon, Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on your recent stay at Golden Sands Resort. We are delighted that you liked our delicious buffet breakfast, enjoyed the swimming pool and had a nice evening beach walk. We will be pleased...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

    I visited this hotel with my husband and parents and stayed for 6 nights.The hotel is in a good location with the beach at the back and only a short walk to the night markets and the street food which was amazing!! The hotel runs...More

    1  Thank trolleydolly70
    Response from SL_Penang, Director of Communications at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 15 March 2016

    Dear trolleydolly70, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review of Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La on TripAdvisor. We are thrilled to read that you appreciated our staff's services and we regret that you experienced some inconvenience with breakfast...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    A great resort! Relaxing and good service! Pools were nice, beach view from balcony was awesome. Market area right outside resort and heaps of nice restaurants too. Breakfast was a good variety and Sigi's Bar/ Restaurant was nice for dinner.

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    2  Thank Charlie C
    Response from SL_Penang, Colleague at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 9 March 2016

    Dear Charlie C: Thank you for your review of our resort. We are truly happy to have you stay with us. We hope to see you again very soon. Warmest regards, Suleiman Tunku Abdul Rahman Director of Communications Golden Sands Resort

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    We love this hotel. Balcony side as I have to have a break from the air conditioning, and the view is beautiful. Check in is slow and can be problematic, but the rooms are great. They are big and comfortable, and the service staff will...More

    1  Thank snapytom
    Response from SL_Penang, Colleague at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 9 March 2016

    Dear snapytom: Thank you for your review of our resort. We are happy indeed to have looked after you. We are sorry about the delayed check in time. We hope to improve from here so that your next visit with us will be flawless. We...More

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    About
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    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$92 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
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    • Number of rooms
    • 387
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    • Location
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    • Batu Ferringhi
    • Also Known As
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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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    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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