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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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Ranked #6 of 12 hotels in Batu Ferringhi
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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Hong Kong, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in the tower facing the sea. The view seas very good. We had a high floor so there ewas little or no noise from the busy street below. The room was great and the staff were all very helpful. The pool and restaurant area was very relaxing although if children having fun in the area are not your... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love the firm thick bed and the fact that they give abundant towels. Service was good. Free newspaper every morning delivered on your door. I would've given 5 stars, if only we didn't experience the small mishap. So we put some deposits when we checked in, expecting a full refund when checking out. But on the check out day... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very good at spealing english The room we had in the tower(the only hotel that had a tower ) at night had ecxellent views up and down the street and out to sea We were sitting out on the balcony was nice

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Bribie Island, Australia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok... So, the first thing I would like to mention is first impressions.It is always highly regarded when staff are welcoming and service is prompt. The staff here did not disappoint. The Hotel is split up into 2 areas, Beachside and Hillside. We stayed in a Beachside room. The view was exceptional. The sunsets, amazing! The rooms are quite clean!... More

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

Dear TonyTheTravelGuy, Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang! Thank you for your review about our Resort which you have shared with us on Tripadvisor. I am happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed every aspect of your stay with us. Thank you also for your compliments about our friendly and helpful staff who are definitely a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights in a tower, kids suite. It had two bedroom areas with 2 king single beds and a king bed. They are seperated by a three quarter wall. Was a great room. Lots of space and the bathroom was massive. We were on the 18th floor and had nice views. The breakfast was so-so. Just average hotel... More

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

Dear Sarahbrack, Thank you for taking your time in posting a review on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you were truly impressed with our rooms as well as pool area. We are looking forward to welcome you back at Holiday Inn Resort Penang for another experience that you and your family... More

Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was the weekend for the World Cup final and we have decided to go Penang for a short getaway. I booked the standard room and realised that they were all in yhe low floor and does not come with a balcony. As we are people who enjoy the sea breeze and sea view, we upgraded to the deluxe room.... More

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

Dear MengChew, Greetings from Holiday Inn resort Penang! I am happy to hear that you had a great weekend with us at Holiday Inn Resort Penang and you enjoyed the view from your room. As you noted we are currently upgrading our restaurant and this will be completed by the end of this month. We hope you will have a... More

Perth, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On check in we arrived at the beach side building and told we needed to go to the tower so walked across the rd to the tower to be told our room was not ready and to go back to the beach side and wait there until they called us about 40 mins later. I'd requested a one bed with... More

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Klang, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel separate to 2 building,by the time check in don't know which to go. Having beachside massage,but when the time wanna made booking very messy.Those staff who passing line weird,not fluent in english and don't understand what we saying.

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

Dear KayceTan, Thank you for taking your time to leave us a review in Tripadvisor. We truly appreciate it and I would like to express my most sincere apology for the inconvenience you had during your stay. Please rest assured that I have shared your experience and feedback with the relevant area leaders for their attention and necessary training will... More

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had this resort recommended to us by friends. I can say we were not disappointed. Big comfortable rooms and very friendly staff. They are currently under going some renovations to their restaurant that will make it superb. It should open in the next week or so. We would hesitate to go back to see Maria, Walid... More

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

Dear John P, Warmest greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang! Thank you for taking the time to convey your comments regarding your recent stay with us. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed a great stay with us and I am happy to note that you liked our rooms and also our friendly team especially Maria and Walid... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel is excellent, it is in the middle of all actuibs,. The breakfast venue with a nice view of the beach and the pool, and the activity booth just right in front of the resort. However, the fact of having an old building on the other side of the road, and connected to the new building... More

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

Dear Thoushaltlaugh, Greetings from Holiday Inn Resort Penang. Thank you for your valuable feedback and for taking the time to write a comment of your experience with us on TripAdvisor.com. Our goal is to ensure that all our guests have a satisfying experience through fulfilling all guest requests. It is evident from your feedback that we failed in this during... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Resort Penang 4*
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Holiday Inn Resort Penang Hotel Batu Ferringhi
Holiday Inn Penang
Holiday Inn Georgetown
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi #6 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi #6 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi #7 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
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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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