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Holiday Inn Resort Penang

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   72 Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100 , Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Nice hotel and location, Excellent staff and cooperative Skoosh web site gave me a nice price for this hotel and more than wonderful, I thank them for this wonderful service. The hotel is strategic located in Penang and offers all the services and entertainment events

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked a standard Beach view room (upgraded to Deluxe Hill View) and a 4 bed-ed Family studio. in Aug 2014. Hill tower are a slightly inconvenient as u need to walk a little to the main beach tower where all the facilities are there. Rooms are big and toilet in Family Studio is huge. Carpet is thick and comfy, clean... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Hotel is in the perfect location for the night market, which is literally outside the front entrance, along with the bus stops to George Town and The National Park. Although the hotel is beach facing, the actual beach is very, very poor and offers highly restricted access to the sea for swimming due to the almost non stop water... More

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Nhulunbuy, Australia, South Pacific
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We traveled with our 6 & 4 y/o kids. We had a twin hill view in Ferringhi tower. The room was large enough for us, well maintained with separate bath and shower. Breakfast was good, a large range of food. The hotel is in a great location in the middle of the night markets and close to a range of... More

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Hobart, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a 4 night stay here. We were upgraded to a sea view room, 2 double beds. I found the accommodation excellent, couldn't find fault at all. Great room cleaning. The bar staff were excellent and very friendly. I agree with some other comments about lots of Middle eastern visitors, which I found at times a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

beach view and walking to beach, have night market at night and nice lobster seafood at i love you cafe. Room is not new but service very good! many 5 stars hotel around the area and we also try walking at night market with trendy young products.

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were upgraded to a Seaview room for our 9 nights stay. The room was spacious, towels were changed twice daily. Breakfast was of a super standard to cater for all tastes. The service was excellent, the staff always had a welcoming smile. Shame about the beach - no facilities made by the hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome location. We were upgraded to better view and room being the IHG member. We were made welcome in very professional manner and Check-in was a breeze. Great services provided by the Hotel. The massage centre next to swimming pool is very relaxing. The local eatery around the hotel is awesome. Loved the Bora-Bora and the Thai Seafood Restaurant which... More

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear Yog4578, Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang! Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. Your compliment regarding our hospitality is highly appreciated and will be shared to encourage the team to continue giving the best services to our valued guests. On behalf of the team, we thank you for choosing our Resort as your holiday... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful stay in this hotel with my family of 7. Booked two twin rooms which were a good size, the service was very good, staff very friendly, breakfast was of a good standard with plenty of variety. The location of the hotel was perfect close to the beach, restaurants and shops all on your doorstep. A special mention... More

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Matt_Beroujon, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Penang, responded to this review

Dear Mohammed P, Warm greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang. I was happy to read your great review about our resort and greatly appreciate your compliments on our dedicated team, especially Jasmine, for her contribution in making your stay experience so meaningful and memorable. On behalf of the entire team, we look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were friendly but checking-in was slow ! Relaxing ,comfy & spacious room with 2 double beds with all sorts of basic amenities with balcony attached .Wifi reception in the room was strong.Bathroom comes with standing shower & bathub. Breakfast was soso .Parking space was limited.Quite a distance from town but will be back for the next stay =)

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Dear Mikies, Warm greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang. Thank you for taking some of your time to share your experience with us on Tripadvisor. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and we greatly appreciate your compliments in regards of our friendly team and facilities. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back to have another... More

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Address: 72 Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100 , Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Batu Ferringhi
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Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Resort Penang 4*
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Holiday Inn Penang
Holiday Inn Georgetown
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The Holiday Inn Resort Penang, together with its excellent location in the heart of famous Batu Ferringhi makes it easily accessible to the Night Market, shops and restaurants. The resort is situated right on the beach, split into two buildings- the Beach Wing, located at the beachside, or Ferringhi Tower, located directly across the road to the beach. The Ferringhi Tower commands spectacular views of both the hills and sea front and is linked by an overhead covered walkway. 358 spacious rooms with a great combination of Family Studios and Kidsuites, the resort is perfect for families and couples looking for a retreat. To also make your every moment of your stay an absolute delight, we make every dining experience special in its own way. As the only hotel offering speciality Northern Indian cuisine, it will be feast that will leave you with 'spicy'memories. At the Holiday Inn Resort Penang, you will discover an exotic way to truly enjoy your vacation and cherish every minute of it. Right from the warmth of the people, the quaint sights & sounds of the island's rich cultural heritage and the rejuvenating hospitality of Holiday Inn Resort Penang. ... more   less 
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