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    Holiday Inn Resort Penang

    72 Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
    011 65 800 852 6027
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    Reviewed 25 July 2015

    Last time i visited BF i was not impressed with the beach. Seems like the HI and other hotels have put some effort into cleaning up their best asset. The beach in fron of the HI was totally clean, no debris no rubbish :) the...More

    4  Thank AustraliaBrett
    Response from DominicEgger, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort PenangResponded 26 July 2015

    Dear “AustraliaBrett” I am delighted with your great review and thank you for taking the time to write this kind words. It is great to see that our monthly organized beach cleans with our team have made an impact and is getting recognized. Our location...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

    Stayed there for 7 nights, great for families with children, if you have no kids then probably quieter to stay somewhere else, staff were excellent, service was great, food was pretty good, room tip for couples with no kids, ask for the room tower not...More

    3  Thank jakebluesPerth
    Response from DominicEgger, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort PenangResponded 25 July 2015

    Dear “jakebluesPerth” Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang and thank you for your review for our Family Friendly Resort and especially highlighting our friendly team. We are very proud of the service delivery from our team and focus to enhance a memorable guest experience. We...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2015

    Holiday Inn has great standards in general but happy to add that HI Penang raises the bar. new tower block has nice spacious rooms. Not that there isn't a lot to do in Penang but if you're stuck in the hotel it has a fantastic...More

    3  Thank SirRuss
    Response from DominicEgger, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort PenangResponded 25 July 2015

    Dear “SirRuss” We are very glad that we could surprise and impress you with our Holiday Inn Resort Penang and appreciate your review. We are continuously working to improve our services and creating memorable experiences for our guests stays. The special kids buffet at breakfast...More

    Reviewed 21 July 2015

    I had just came back from a great family vacation in Penang Island. We choosed Holiday Inn due to good feedbacks in TripAdvisor, and yet Holiday Inn didn't dissapointed us. They welcome us with pretty room decorations for our anniversary. My kids love the balloons...More

    2  Thank Rane C
    Response from DominicEgger, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort PenangResponded 25 July 2015

    Dear “Rane C” It was our pleasure to have you and your family with us to celebrate your anniversary. Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to write a review for us. The beach is public land and we are unable to...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

    I usually donot write reviews but my current stay in this hotel forced me to write a review. Hotel staff very friendly. Everyone greets you with a smile and ready to help as much as possible.strategic location, beach is just few steps away from Hotel....More

    4  Thank Saeed A
    Response from Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort PenangResponded 22 July 2015

    Dear Saeed A, Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang and it is so nice to read your feedbacks and we are all so pleased that we managed to provide you with a memorable time while staying with us. We review all the guest reviews in...More

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    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Batu Ferringhi
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    • Holiday Inn Penang ,
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    Sharon O
    12 December 2017|
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    Response from Cassandra V | Reviewed this property |
    I wouldn't call it a private beach. It's quite accessible by the public actually. However it's pretty decent looking and not too safe for swimming though coz lots of jellyfish during this season. As for water sports, there... More
    farhana k
    15 November 2017|
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    Response from sueo57 | Reviewed this property |
    hill view at back of hotel not much to look at i had road view / side with balcony which was nice however i didn’t spend too much time in our room far to much to do
    5 November 2017|
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    Response from Kevin R | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, we were on the 6th floor of the rear building. Still had a good view of the local area and the sea. Excellent room and great value.
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    "Room in the Ferringhi Tower is nice"
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