George Town

16 Apr 2020 - 17 Apr 2020

2 adults - 1 room

Penang Hotels

Top-rated & highly searched hotels in Penang

Hard Rock Hotel Penang

Located along Batu Ferringhi beach, Hard Rock Hotel Penang is a trendy hotel featuring celebrity-themed guest rooms that will make you feel like a true star! It boasts Penang’s largest free-form pool complete with water slides, sand islands, and poolside cabanas. It also has a full-service luxury spa, a gym, kids club, three Hard Rock merchandise stores, and the world-famous Hard Rock Cafe. This top hotel in Penang truly lives up to its Hard Rock stature.

Flamingo Hotel

Flamingo Hotel is an idyllic hotel in Penang with direct access to Tanjung Bungah beach, making it a perfect choice for beach lovers. This 4-star hotel features 280 well-appointed guestrooms, a swimming pool, an outdoor Jacuzzi, spa and fitness centre, and a kids corner. Get your adrenaline pumping by trying out some beach activities like jet skiing and paragliding. Flamingo Hotel is your ideal tropical hideaway in Penang.

Bayview Hotel

Bayview Hotel is a top hotel in Penang that is strategically located in George Town. Its central location allows easy access to top attractions such as Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Penang State Museum and Little India. This Penang hotel features 340 well-appointed rooms and suites, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, and an open-air Sky Bar that offers panoramic views of Penang. The dining experience here will surely be a romantic treat for couples and honeymooners.

Hotel Jen Penang

Hotel Jen Penang is another top hotel in Penang that is centrally located in George Town. It sits close to commercial areas and shopping malls like Prangin Mall, KOMTAR and 1st Avenue. The hotel features newly redesigned rooms and suites, flexible function and meeting rooms, an outdoor pool, 24-hour gym, and scheduled shuttle service to the beach. Hotel Jen Penang is a great place to stay for shopaholics and those looking for a convenient holiday in the heart of Penang’s cultural and modern attractions.

G Hotel

G Hotel is a contemporary urban oasis with two locations in Penang – G Hotel Gurney

and G Hotel Kelawai. Both Penang hotels feature opulent rooms and suites, and a range of sophisticated facilities such as restaurants, bars, and elegant spaces for events and meetings. Whether you are travelling for business or leisure, G Hotel guarantees excellent service and hospitality that will cater to your needs.

Best places to stay in Penang

With a multitude of hotels in Penang, you might find it difficult to pick the right one for you but do not worry! We’ve researched the best places to stay in Penang depending on your travel interest and budget.

If you are looking to immerse in Penang’s rich history and culture, stay in a top hotel in Penang’s capital, George Town. Its historical core is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Recommended Penang hotels to stay here are Bayview Hotel and Hotel Jen, both of which are ideal for couples or families.

Penang isn’t short of beaches as well. If you are a beach lover, you should definitely stay close to Tanjung Bungah and Batu Ferringhi. Notable hotels in these beach destinations are Flamingo Hotel and Hard Rock Hotel Penang

Want to stay close to the airport so you won’t miss your flights? Pick Penang hotels located in Bayan Lepas, a town in the Southwest Penang Island District where Penang International Airport is located. Consider booking Eastin Hotel Penang, Hotel Equatorial Penang, and Lexis Suites Penang.

If you are travelling on a budget, stay in any of the cheap Penang hotels. Some of your Penang budget hotel options include Tune Hotel, Chulia Heritage Hotel, and Container Hotel Penang. The average price of rooms in these Penang budget hotels could range from RM80 to RM150.

More about Penang

Penang is well-known for its sumptuous array of cheap, authentic Malaysian food. In fact, it has been tagged as the hawker food capital of Malaysia. Some must-try Malaysian food in Penang include assam laksa (spicy and sour fish noodles), char kway teow (stir-fried flat rice noodles), Penang Hokkien mee (fried prawn noodles), and cendol (iced sweet dessert), to name a few. Penang is certainly worth the road trip for food in Malaysia

The beaches in Penang are worth the drive too! Unwind and frolic under the sun in the beaches of Batu Ferringhi, Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Jerejak, Pasir Panjang, and Pantai Kerachut. 

After completing all the popular activities, why not try some non-touristy things to do in Penang like indulging in durian or drinking Toddy, a local alcoholic drink made of coconut flower and palm sugar. Then, scare yourself off by visiting some of the creepiest places in Penang such as the Penang War Museum and Hundred Years Mansion.

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Information is accurate as of 21 July 2019.

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The least expensive month is November, with an average of RM 161 per night. The most expensive month to stay in George Town is January, with an average price of RM 220 per night.
The average price of a hotel in April last year was RM 172 per night. This is 6% less than the average nightly price of RM 184 seen over the previous 12 months.
The nearest airport to George Town is Penang (PEN) (15.59km).

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