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    Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La

    Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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    • Excellent42%
    • Very good36%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Poolside Bar
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    Water Park
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Golden sands resort is the best family resort. Very warm and welcome staff.Adventure zone kids club is perfect place for the kids where kids learn lot of things in a fun way. Being my sons bday the staff in adventure zone put in efforts to...More

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    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    This is a wonderful place for those with kids. It's basically a kid's paradise and also for the adults too. You and your kids will never get bored in the resort and also all the staffs are extremely friendly.More

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    1  Thank Stewart_Teoh
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Stewart_Teoh, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and many thanks for your review. It's a thrill to read that your "Excellent place for kids" comment. We are glad that you had a great time at our resort and happy...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    Far from excellent, but it would not be fair to give it just an average rating. This is a good hotel and I have stayed here twice, first time 10 years ago. It is dated indeed, with dark woods in the rooms, clean and services...More

    Thank Higuma2017
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded yesterday

    Dear Higuma2017, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent stay experience with us, we much appreciated and your feedback is very important to us. With regards to the beach, for in case if you don't know, we are located on a public...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We celebrated our child's birthday at this hotel. Arrived at 4.00pm and we were greeted by the hotel's friendly staff. Check in was fast and easy. We soon headed to the room, and it was really spacious. Next, we decided to have a splashing good...More

    Thank Suwannit C
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded yesterday

    Dear Suwannit C, Thank you for sharing your "Nice hotel, fun hotel and wonderful food" review with other travelers on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to read such a wonderful feedback. Thank you for your time and kind words. Our entire team is delighted to...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Staff was friendly and very accommodating.. pool and beach were clean and kid friendly.. lifeguards at the pools were attentive and alert. The breakfast and dinner buffets were good most mornings/nights with lots of choices. Though it seems a bit repetitive. There is a bus...More

    Thank Rainya A
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded yesterday

    Dear Rainya A, Thank you for taking the time review our resort. We appreciated much. I am very happy to take note of your positive feedback on the property. Comments such as this is what motivates us to perform better and also seek for further...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast Available
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Batu Ferringhi
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    Ooi P
    1 December 2017|
    Response from Suannkhor | Reviewed this property |
    you can't use the swimming pool facilities if you are not an in house guest. I suggest you visit escape water park for water activities. as for adventure zone... it's rm35 per 2 hours. adults can play free. wear long sleeves... More
    11 October 2017|
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    Response from masahiko | Reviewed this property |
    Would suggest to exchange it at major city .. like George Town
    Karen A
    29 September 2017|
    Response from Murtaza S | Reviewed this property |
    You would get decent weather still check accu weather for best accurate predictions.
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    "Sea view rooms are lovely especially floors 6 & 7."
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