Overview

Golden Sands Resort
Top Resort Hotel

Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Feringgi 11100, Malaysia
+60 4886 1911

₹ 5,842+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
based on 4,829 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 9.0
  • 8.2
  • 6.1

Good to know

  • Nice building
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Pleasant hotel grounds

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    About

    Location.

    Located on Batu Feringgi beach, this Penang resort is within 5 km (3 mi) of the Butterfly Farm. The colonial city of Georgetown is a 20-minute ride away. The resort is a 45-minute taxi drive from Penang International Airport.

    Hotel Features.

    Guests can take the resort's complimentary shuttle to Georgetown, the oldest colonial city in the country and a UNESCO World Heritage site, while free parking is available on site. Recreational activities at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La include a water sports center, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a children's pool, a golf course, 3 tennis courts, a fitness facility, and the Adventure Zone Family Entertainment Center, for children and adults, which contains drop slides, play equipment, a game zone, and a complimentary Kid's Club. The property also offers workout, cooking, and craft classes for adults. Event facilities at the Golden Sands Resort can accommodate business meetings, conferences, conventions, banquets, and weddings. Located on the beach, Sigi's bar and Grill On The Beach is a family-style restaurant with an open BBQ Grill kitchen. The Garden Cafe is an open-air all-day dining venue serving a complimentary breakfast buffet daily as well as international lunch and dinner menus. Two bars offer refreshing beverages and light snacks.

    Guestrooms.

    The 387 guestrooms at the Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La have free WiFi. LCD TVs feature cable channels. Tea, coffee and bottled drinking water are complimentary. Guestrooms include desks, in-room safes, refrigerators and direct-dial phones. Bathrooms have second telephones, hairdryers, bathrobes, and combination shower/tubs. Complimentary cribs/infant beds are available.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Room service
    • Game room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Playground
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Child-friendly
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Spa
    • Child pool
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Designated smoking area
    • Wedding services
    • Outdoor tennis
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 4,829 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.0 "Excellent pool."
      7.9 "Clean pool, said 79%."
    • 8.2 "Beach is lovely."
      8.7 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 87%."
      7.0 "70% appreciated the clean beach."
    • 7.9 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.1 "91% found the grounds to be nice."
      9.0 "90% loved the facilities for kids."
      7.2 "72% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      8.6 "86% loved the terrace."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% said the recreation staff was great."
      9.7 "97% were happy with the shuttle service."
      8.8 "Excellent childcare, thought 88%."
      7.7 "77% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.0 "Management was excellent, said 70%."
      7.2 "Lovely pool/beach service, according to 72%."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the laundry service."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      6.9 "Beds were acceptable for 69%."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.9 "Beds were acceptable for 69%."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 1,545 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
      7.8 "Clean pool, said 78%."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.0 "80% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.8 "Good amenities."
      7.1 "71% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.1 "91% found the grounds to be nice."
      7.6 "76% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 7.7 "Good beach."
      8.7 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 87%."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.9 "Internet is average."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 3,042 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
      7.6 "Clean pool, said 76%."
    • 8.0 "Amenities are good."
      7.3 "73% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.2 "92% found the grounds to be nice."
      9.1 "91% loved the facilities for kids."
    • 8.0 "Beach is lovely."
      8.7 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 87%."
      7.0 "70% appreciated the clean beach."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% said the recreation staff was great."
      9.6 "96% were happy with the shuttle service."
      7.6 "76% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      8.3 "Excellent childcare, thought 83%."
      7.1 "Management was excellent, said 71%."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    based on 241 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent pool."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
      9.7 "97% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.4 "Beach is lovely."
    • 8.0 "Amenities are good."
      7.6 "76% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.9 "91% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Hotel type
    Resort Hotel
    Guests say this is a wonderful resort hotel.
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Good to know
    "Nice building"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
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