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Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort

527 Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia (Formerly Paradise Sandy Beach Resort)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this resort online knowing that it was not a modern hotel despite its supposedly 4 star rating. When we stepped into our 'suite', we were a little taken aback by its old fashioned style, but it was really large, two rooms (lounge/dining/kitchenette, and a bedroom, plus a good sized bathroom. By the 2nd day we had happily settled... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rainbow Paradise certainly exceeded my expectations, having visited quite a few local-brand beach resorts across the country. the hotel is about an hour from the airport (highly depends on traffic). it is also about ten/fifteen minutes by car each way to george town and batu ferringhi. nothing much goes on here at night, so the streets are quite peaceful. only... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had originally planned to stay for a couple of nights but I kept extending my stay for a total of nine nights. I had a room on the 21st floor which was incredibly comfortable - causing me to sleep in on a few occasions. The bed is large and comfortable - an important consideration for my back. The view from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights and contrary to the reviews that I've read, the one room apartment that we stayed was comfortable and clean. I did check to make sure that the sheets were clean after reading some of the reviews. Yes, the furnitures were a little dated but it had the basic amenities that we needed. Some minor... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Rainbow Paradise staff were friendly and thoroughly professional in all the dealings I had with them. I was in Penang for a two week period and I only stayed at the Rainbow Paradise. I found it to have a wide range of facilities most of which I didnt use because I was touring Penang. The hotel is situated close... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I had a room on one of the upper floors and had a fantastic view. Then I realized all rooms are sea facing and have fantastic views. All rooms have a balcony where you can just relax and enjoy your drink and watch as ships and boats sail past. The staff in were very helpful and attentive always. Breakfast was... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

First, it's a privately owned and managed by individual owners maybe that is the reason for the mixed teviews. And you don't get checked in and payment is not at counter but to owner. The room we stayed 1402 was dirty with old furniture and cheap bedding and toiletries. The management staff who checked me in Miriam and Jessie was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

First of all this hotel is situated at the finest area 24 hour cold wind blowing from ocean wou.. Its got a beautiful beach. the building, the resturants, facilities, the guys working on here, are great. I just want to say woouu .that's how we called a raimbow paradise is fantastic.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We are located at level 21, so nice the view. Our room is 2111. can see the beach from balcony, also can see "Masjid Terapung Penang". The air-cond so cold. so off night, we have to off the air-cond. you can also open the door, welcoming out air coming in..so cold also no need on the air-cond.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for four nights with a Freind a was thoroughly impressed with the location. The hotel sits on the beach pretty near to all the main attractions and while it could do with updating here and there it is good value for money. If I were to return to Penang I would stay here again.

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