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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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    “adventure zone” (338 reviews)
    “golden sands” (788 reviews)
    “garden cafe” (101 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Water Park
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Took 4 rooms and stayed for 4 days 3 nights. Check in was smooth and was done at the Golden Circle Lounge where you can sit in comfort watching TV and the small ones (if any) can play the iPad at the iPad station. Brilliantly...More

    Thank Muzammil_MM
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Muzammil_MM, Thank you for writing us such a great review on Trip Advisor. It gives me great pleasure to learn that you had a "Great Year End Holiday" at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your overall...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Rooms are old, you have to get into the bath tub to shower on a dirty shower mat. The pipes roar with age as soon as you turn the shower on. The front rooms face the mosque so expect noise every 5 AM. In as...More

    Thank Nick O
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Nick O, Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent trip to Penang. I have read through each and every of your remarks, I am glad that there you loved the food we provided. And I am terribly disappointed to read...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great facilities for families, especially those with younger children. Rooms clean and excellent, though some parts of the resort showing its age. Lovely pool, water slides and playground (Adventure Zone). I wouldn't recommend eating at the Garden Cafe, expected better from a Shangri-La restaurant. You're...More

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    Thank SiaoHau
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear SiaoHau, Thank you for taking the time to review our property, your comments are very much valued. We are glad to know that we have met with your expectations and you were happy with our facilities, room and services. Thank you once again for...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Spent 4 days in Jan-2018 in Golden Sands Resort. Well located, just next to the beach, and with a large kids friendly swimming pool. Buffer breakfast is ok. 2 restaurants: Main Restaurant with buffet and A-La-Carte, and a Beach bar grill. Place is clean and...More

    Thank Eureka_Melb
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Eureka_Melb, Thank you for choosing Golden Sands Resort as your preferred hotel and thank you for the great review! Your valuable comment had been taken note of and improvement is being looked into. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We constantly endeavor...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The loud speaker on the outside of the rooms roadside are horrendous !!!!! Loud and happen from 5am for approx 3 mins each and continues throughout the day. If your on holidays and like to start your day at 5am this hotel is for you....More

    Thank Mansa V
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Mansa V, Greetings from Golden Sands Resort. Thank you for your comments and please be assured that your feedback had been taken note of. I sincerely regret that you did not have a pleasant stay with us. I can understand your frustrations with regard...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 387
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • Batu Ferringhi
    • Also Known As
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Hotel Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Penang, Malaysia
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    Lweeze
    16 January 2018|
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    Response from GLLK54 | Reviewed this property |
    Zym59's answer says it best...Enjoy
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    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
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    Geak
    11 October 2017|
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    Response from Zym59 | Reviewed this property |
    Unsure, but there are plenty of licences money changers in Georgetown, so I would expect the rate to be better there than in the resorts!
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