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Holiday Inn Resort Penang

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Albany, Australia
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

This is a great value hotel in the centre of the beach strip. Its cosier than a lot if the other big resorts. Family friendly. Good breakfast. Great rooms even though they are a little outdated- they were well designed as they are still very large, comfortable and clean. Our room was in tower wing with balcony overlooking hills and...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear Sue, Appreciate you are taking the time to write a review for our Holiday Inn Resort Penang and highlighting our family friendly hotel with clean, cozy and comfortable room as well as our great breakfast with all the different flavours for all the different guests we have at our hotel. Our location is perfect to relax on the beach...

Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 10 July 2015

The service and friendly staff make this hotel a stand out from others. At breakfast we are greeted with friendly welcoming smiles. Staff promptly address your queries or requests. The rooms are very clean. This was the first time I have been to a hotel, where the hotel manager and his assistant regularly make an effort to talk to their...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear MPF333, I am delighted with your great review and thank you for taking the time to write this kind words and recognizing the team. We are all excited with the ongoing works we are continuously doing. It is also pleasing to read your highlights regarding our clean rooms and we really appreciate your recommendation of our Resort. Thank you...

Geelong & Bellarine, Australia
Reviewed 10 July 2015

The Holiday Inn was our choice for a family member's special birthday holiday and we made the most of the breakfast service, pool bar, lobby area and vouchers. Our rooms were in the tower and were clean, comfortable and well serviced. Staff were excellent and willingly helped out with transfers and a late checkout. They also happily answered any questions...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear Chris L, It was a pleasure to have you and your family with us for the special celebration and we are glad that you all had a great time. Appreciate as well your highlight on the cleanliness of our rooms. Glad that the team has been able to impress you and give you some great tips on places of...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 10 July 2015

As IHG member, we received greeting and acknowledgement during check in and given some food discount voucher and fruit platter. The hotel also honored us with a dinner treat due to last year renovation work at terreace cafe when we stayed there last year. We were served with indian cuisine set for two. The sambal masala prawn, curry muttan, chicken...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear Justinlyh, Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang! Thank you for being an IHG Rewards Club member and for writing a review on our Hotel. I am glad that our team have honored and acknowledged you as a valued member upon check in and provided you with the amenities. Our two Indian chefs are cooking up a treat to give...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We recently stayed a couple nights in a sea view room in the main block at the Holiday Inn Resort at Batu Ferringhi and had a nice overall experience. What we liked Reservations were made directly through the Holiday Inn website. Our check-in and check-out were both processed in a timely fashion. Staff were very friendly, accommodating and even checked...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear BradJill, Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang and thank you for your extensive review for our hotel and glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our location is just fantastic, across our garden you are at the beach, around the corner you have the night market with all the hawker stall’s and vendor’s and if you turn around...

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

When i arrived at the Hotel is make me so happy. Beacause the room is very clean and big. I stay with my brother but i book for king size bed then i asked the reception for Twin bed. Reception change room type from KB to TW without charge.! am very appreciated. The hotel also near to the beach you...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear HoneyBBoy, Appreciate you are taking the time to write a review for our Holiday Inn Resort Penang and highlighting our big and clean room. Our hotel has the biggest rooms in Batu Ferringhi and it is really great to have the space on your holiday to feel relaxed in the room and have the space to spread out. Our...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Right in the middle of Batu Ferringhi, an ok hotel, very popular for middle eastern holiday makers, but can be confronting for those used to pool & beach bathers used to normal bathing attire. A 5 day stay was long enough, quite a few restaurant options locally which were quite good. A lot of junk on the night time street...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear CJHLPH, Thank you for your review and staying with us. Our location is perfect to relax on the beach or in our garden area and after 7pm the night market is starting to get into full light and the hawkers stall and restaurants are just a couple of minutes’ walk away with all the different options to taste the...

western australia
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Just back from another wonderful holiday at the holiday inn service and staff wonderful we always stay in the tower wing with a balcony lovely room with a lovely bathroom which all makes for a great holiday back next year as it's a great place to come and relax thanks to all staff for there friendly faces and always a...

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear m9687, Warm greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang. Welcome back to your home away from home. I was pleased to read that you had another wonderful holiday with us and happy to read about the great service that the team had delivered to make your stay more memorable. I look forward to welcoming you back to have another great...

Rawang, Malaysia
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The hotel may look slightly old but it is very clean. Room service is very consistent, we put the 'do not disturb' lights on and returned to our rooms around 6.30pm. About 15 minutes later, housekeeping knocked and changed our towels, refill the tea bags etc. Breakfast was excellent and the PR Manager came personally to great the guest in...

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DominicEgger, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear “kingsguard” We are very glad that we could impress you with our Holiday Inn Resort Penang and thank you very much for your kind words for the team’s service delivery. We look forward to have you with us again in the future and please do note hesitate to contact me directly if I can be of any assistance for...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We often stay here due to its central location amidst all the other more expensive hotels. As a family of 4, the rooms are very reasonably priced and there are extensive options for dining in the hotel and outside.

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DominicEgger, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear “samoy75” A pleasure having you and your family at our hotel and thank you for your review recognizing us for great value for money. We are very pleased that we can offer a memorable stay experience for you and our great location, just across our garden to the beach and with walking distance to the markets, hawker stalls and...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Resort Penang, together with its excellent location in the heart of famous Batu Ferringhi makes it easily accessible to the Night Market, shops and restaurants. The resort is situated right on the beach, split into two buildings- the Beach Wing, located at the beachside, or Ferringhi Tower, located directly across the road to the beach. The Ferringhi Tower commands spectacular views of both the hills and sea front and is linked by an overhead covered walkway. 358 spacious rooms with a great combination of Family Studios and Kidsuites, the resort is perfect for families and couples looking for a retreat. To also make your every moment of your stay an absolute delight, we make every dining experience special in its own way. As the only hotel offering speciality Northern Indian cuisine, it will be feast that will leave you with 'spicy' memories. At the Holiday Inn Resort Penang, you will discover an exotic way to truly enjoy your vacation and cherish every minute of it. Right from the warmth of the people, the quaint sights & sounds of the island's rich cultural heritage and the rejuvenating hospitality of Holiday Inn Resort Penang. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Resort Penang

Address: 72 Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Batu Ferringhi
Price Range: €53 - €126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Resort Penang 4*
Number of rooms: 358
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Resort Penang Hotel Batu Ferringhi
Holiday Inn Penang
Holiday Inn Georgetown
Georgetown Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Resort Penang Batu Ferringhi
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
#4 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
#5 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
#6 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
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“Choose a high floor with sea view in the Tower block.”
MizzTraveller, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea view high in the tower”
LoughCork, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Best view, beautiful beach, polite staffs”
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“Request rooms in the Ferring tower section with balcony”
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“Prefer the hill view rooms as is across from the beach front properties.”
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