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Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   527 Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia (Formerly Paradise Sandy Beach Resort)
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Tanjung Bungah
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel in tangen Bunga halfway between Georgetown and batu ferranggi ,lot cheaper than ether so got a better value ,easy to use buses outside the hotel and good breakfast choices, also nearby restaurants stores over the road .or 15 mins and $1.50 to Georgetown Or batu foranggi makes a change from city huge rooms and sea... More

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Sydney, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed at the Rainbow Paradise a total of four times in the last 5 years. It's a lovely hotel. A bit on the older side but still clean and perfectly fine to stay in. The grand, open aired foyer is lovely and the reservations manager, Mr Foo made sure we were well looked after as repeat clientele and ensured... More

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Adelaide, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My overall experience at this hotel was a good one, the staff were friendly, the pool was nice and in good condition, and breakfast was good (enjoyed the fresh omelettes immensely!) The bed was comfortable and I slept well. However, the hotel itself is showing its age. The decor is dated and in desperate need of updating and general improvement.... More

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Butterworth, Malaysia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the drawback for this hotel was the carpark . Always need to park far away and walk to the hotel . But with the beach attached to the hotel and the member price its really worth it thou . Since i have been staying there for quite sometime . I really enjoy the stay there as its kinda... More

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Warrnambool, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights.We arrived and 4 hours later our room was not ready to check in.The service was rude at reception .There was no service around the pool area and the restaurants were dark and empty ,yet it was a very busy weekend.The breakfast buffet was all cold and when we requested... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I stayed here last weekend for 2 nights and since it was the school holidays, the place was packed. The location of this hotel is good. It's quite near to Gurney Drive and Batu Ferringhi, where you can find many restaurants and stores. The private beach is a plus. Our room was on the 20th floor and... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Hotel location is good and got private beach. There are paragliding, banana boats, jet skis. Bus pass by the hotel and to the city of Georgetown is not far away. You can dropped by Gurney drive and there are lots of hawkers stalls for you to taste the Malaysian food. Gurney plaza, a big shopping mall is within walking distance... More

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Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Front office staffs is NOT ATTENDIVE at all...room is not ready upon arrival, no recovery action...very rude service...hardware certainly need a refurbishment... Staffs need to be train to be more attentive.. Overall is the location that make this hotel full.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Hotel located in good place, got private beach and surrounded by good and lux hotels. But do not expect convenience like bars or restaurants, you may choose hotels in Georgetown area if you like crowds. Here you get serenity and perfect rest. Public RAPID Bus to Georgetown is quite convenient and pass in front of hotel regularly, including bus No.102... More

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for just 2 nights. Took a taxi from the airport, journey was about 40mins and we paid MYR50. The location was ok, check-in was smooth & we got the 24th floor but the Hotel gives us an "old feeling", it would be nice if the property is refurbished. Upon arriving at our room, once we... More

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Address: 527 Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia (Formerly Paradise Sandy Beach Resort)
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Tanjung Bungah
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Paradise Sandy Beach Hotel Tanjung Bungah
Paradise Sandy Beach Resort
Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort Penang/Tanjung Bungah

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Strategically located at Tanjung Bungah, this 4-star resort is just 45minutes away from the Penang International Airport. Its tastefully decorated 315 suites are perfect for business traveller, leisure holiday or family vacation. All suites are fully air-conditioned, equipped with coffee & tea making facilities, hairdryer, IDD Telephone, 32inch LCD screen TV, WI-FI in the room, mini fridge and in-room safe . Kitchenette facilities are available at cost upon request. The Breeze Cafe and Gaya’s Beach Side Bar & Restaurant, overlooking the sea, offers local & western cuisine, and a fully stocked bar for you to enjoy while you watch the sunset. An array of sea-sports, including parasailing, boat rides and jet skis are also available at the beach front.For the more adventurous who wish to explore the vicinity of the Resort, the Heritage City of Georgetown is only 20 minutes away, while a host of entertainment and night spots are just 10 minutes away. ... more   less 
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