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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%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Poolside Bar
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    Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

    Having stayed many times at Golden Sands Resort with my family as a child, I have nothing but great memories of the resort. Going back there now as an adult, I have to say the service is still great! The staff is attentive and friendly....More

    Thank ReginaNeoh
    Response from SL_Penang, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 9 June 2016

    Dear ReginaNeoh, Thank you so much for your positive review. We are always happy to hear from returnee guests, yours comments and feedback are very important for us to do further improvement. We thank you once again for staying with us and look forward to...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

    Very good hotel....good food n service...beach nearby with water sport activities....all in all a nice getaway....good road side shopping n great food court nearby 5 mins walk.... Rooms were very comfortable....slept like a baby...More

    Thank Yamini M
    Response from SL_Penang, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 9 June 2016

    Dear Yamini M, Thank you so much for your positive review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay, happy with our facilities, room, services and sport activities. I will share your kind feedback to all our team members who will be pleased...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2016

    Hotel checked-in is pleasant in an aircon room. It is a family two rooms suite. The room is nice with a large balcony. Fruits and can drinks provided. Only disappointing is when asked for a fruit knife to cut the fruits but was given a...More

    Thank gplow97
    Response from SL_Penang, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 9 June 2016

    Dear gplow97, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for taking the time to review our resort. Your comments with regards to fruit knife and service is fair has been duly noted. Please accept my apologies and rest assured that I will share...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2016

    Visited on 4.06.2016.Love the resort ambient of this resort hotel, lots of greens, great pools and night market is right in front of the hotel. And it's only 7km away from Escape Park. Hotel staffs really did a good job taking care of their customers,...More

    Thank Gabtan
    Response from SL_Penang, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 7 June 2016

    Dear Gabtan, Thank you so much for your positive review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay, happy with our facilities and services. We are truly flattered by the excellent description you wrote and more than happy that you appreciated your overall...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2016

    The bedrooms were not cleaned well and was not of a standard expected of the Shangrila. The beds were not made well, nor was the floor swept or cleaned thoroughly. We made a reservation on friday for the ocean buffet on Saturday only to be...More

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    Thank jenethm
    Response from SL_Penang, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 7 June 2016

    Dear jenethm, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for taking the time review our resort. Your comments with regards to the beds, room and breakfast experience has been duly noted. We regret that you experienced some inconvenience during your stay with us;...More

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    Ooi P
    1 December 2017|
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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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    Response from masahiko | Reviewed this property |
    Would suggest to exchange it at major city .. like George Town
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    29 September 2017|
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    Response from Murtaza S | Reviewed this property |
    You would get decent weather still check accu weather for best accurate predictions.
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