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Hard Rock Hotel Penang

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Batu Ferringhi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Resorts are a fun yet restful place. This is not the case at the hard rock. The live music until almost 11pm nightly is so loud that it permeates every room at such a level that there is little chance to sleep if need be. Kids will be wired until well after that due to the loud people still drunk... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After reading some puffery of the hotel, we are finally here travelling an hour from the airport. The first impression was "WOW" the entrance has a stunning "Hard Rock" words seem like a hologram in the middle of the hallway. The lobby was overwhelm with waiting guest, of course as this will be the busiest time when guest check out... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay here but just want to warn anyone expecting a quiet time to check school holiday seasons (they vary in every country). It is however a great place to take your kids with wonderful pool area. if you are not a night owl also be aware live music plays until 10.30 most nights and can be heard... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is very clean with a great pool. Staff were excellent always smiling and friendly and very helpful. Great location right on the beach and a short walk to restaurants and the night markets with locals also very friendly. We were a family of 5 with 2 teenagers and all had a great time - even borrowed a Fender Guitar... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel was fantastic! Pool great attraction with kids, rooms comfortable, bed especially! Clean hotel with lovely friendly service. Buffet breakfast enjoy flavours of the world! Kids will live. Very close to night markets if that's your thing and dining at the Penang beach cafe...cheap, tasty and safe to eat food for westerners!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I actually went there 2 years ago and I loved the swimming pool with foam shower. The bar was good for chilling out. The price level was quite high. I bought a Hard Rock T-Shirt from the Rock Shop and it costed 88 Malaysian Ringgit which was very expensive. They had good music and the accommodation was overall good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First I have to thank all the tripadvisor reviewers for tips about Penang and the Hard Rock Hotel specifically. A special thank you beyond words for the reviewer who reco'd taxi driver David Yeoh (yeoh_david@yahoo.co.uk), who picked us up at the train station by previous arrangement and later showed us around Penang. A reliable gentleman who speaks 7 or 8... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel to bring your family if you plan to just stay and relax in the hotel. Great swimming pool! My 3 years old son loves it! The staff was ok.. The food was ok too.. The parking....hurm...need bigger car park. The room was nice! Not so big but yeah its ok.. Clean & comfy.. The sea view room,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a hotel for the young and the young at heart. Great service from very friendly and attentive staffs everywhere. The hotel exudes excitement and fun. Rooms are OK. Breakfast are filling but I wish more Penang food dishes are offered. Great live music. Free shuttle to and from night market nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An early birthday celebration with family ! :), had a great time there !! Thanks Hard Rock for welcoming us with a little birthday cake ! Loving it ! So sweet !! :) Location: Located at Batu Ferringhi. Few places to recognize before you reach Hard rock. Bora-bora / The Ship / Ferringhi Garden / By The Sea at your... More

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Address: Batu Ferringhi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Batu Ferringhi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hard Rock Hotel Penang 4.5*
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Hard Rock Hotel Penang is a luxury resort situated along the famous beaches of Batu Ferringhi. Located in the Pearl of Orient, Hard Rock Hotel Penang is iconic, bringing the multicultural Penang to new heights with its authentic Hard Rock experience. This hip and trendy resort in Penang is suitable for families, couples and singles for their relaxing accommodation in Penang. With a total of 250 guestrooms, there is nowhere more luxurious than Hard Rock Hotel Penang to spend your holiday. With a contemporary feel, all rooms are well-designed with guests in mind. With Wi-Fi connections, iPod docking stations and 32-inch LCD screen TVs, you can stay connected with your loved ones and be entertained 24 hours. For dining in Penang, Hard Rock is synonymous with music, good fun and entertainment …… and Hard Rock Hotel Penang offers a plethora of options to entertain all and to have fun! Anything from intimate private meetings in Penang to spectacular banquets for up to 300 guests, meeting planners will receive extreme Rock Star service and an event everyone will be talking about. The walls in the Hard Rock Hotel Penang are adorned with images, and over 550 pieces of authentic memorabilia and icons reflecting the revolution that changed the face of music, fashion and arts. It's a celebration of popular culture from the 50's through the new millennium. Its fun atmosphere and clean, modern lines make this the ultimate rock retreat for all! Come to Hard Rock Hotel Penang and feel like a star! It is all about the experience. ... more   less 
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