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    Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La

    Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good37%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travelers talk about
    “adventure zone” (302 reviews)
    “golden sands” (753 reviews)
    “garden cafe” (90 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We had a small hiccup with our room when we checked in. The following day when I connected with the Duty Manager Velu, he couldn't do enough to help us. We ended up with a great room near the rest of our family, with the...More

    Thank mrsamccagh
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear mrsamccagh, It is the greatest reward to know that we have made your trip great, we pride ourselves in taking care of everything so you don't have to worry about a thing. We understand how important it is to have a solid support when...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed May 6, 2017

    This place is not cheap but it was a perfect place to stay with our young family. We got the 'Family Fun Package', with breakfast, dinner and access to the kids' Adventure Zone included. Our little kids had a fantastic time. The food was good...More

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    Thank Roamingestee
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded May 8, 2017

    Dear Roamingestee, We really appreciate you taking the time to share your detailed review with other travelers on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read that you and your family enjoyed your stay, had a fun and great holiday here at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La....More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed at the Golden Sands for a period of 2 weeks and found the hotel catered to our every need and requirement. The swimming pools including one adults only, the bar area grill, lobby cafe and restaurant, all supplied a delicious selection of food...More

    1  Thank silverain
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear silverain, Thank you for taking the time share your recent staying experience at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La with other travelers on TripAdvisor. It is most delightful to know that your stay with us was happy and comfortable and we were able to meet...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My partner and I stayed here in feb this year, I had to come on my own in July and I choose to stay here as we were made to feel welcome and I would not have a problem on my own. Well was I...More

    2  Thank Kate w w W
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Kate w w W, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are disappointed to hear that your experience fell short of expectations. To further enhance our guests' experience, please write to us at communications.rsr@shangri-la.com so that we can...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Just finishing my stay here which has overall been very pleasant. I think it's fair to say that promoting itself as a 4 star resort is pretty ambitious. The hotel interior, rooms & lobby all look very very tired. The corridors are pretty dirty. During...More

    2  Thank Phil C
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Phil C, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La. It gives me great pleasure to know that your overall stay with us was pleasant! With regards to the condition of our resort's...More

    Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa
    3,360 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Batu Ferringhi
     
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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • $105 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 387
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • Batu Ferringhi
    • Also Known As
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Hotel Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Batu Ferringhi ,
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    Adam R
    July 3, 2017|
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    Response from tbg166 | Reviewed this property |
    Traders Hotel final destination, but there is a stop over for ;the Mall on the way if required but not on return journey .from hotel at 10 am 12 noon 2pm and later in day also.return from Traders at 1100 1300 etc. hotel... More
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    June 27, 2017|
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    Response from HKMoscow | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do sea vieuw more expensive and rooms smaller take garden vieuw
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    June 27, 2017|
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    Response from gordon p | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think they do but you can email them to check if they do adjoining rooms but lm sure the hotel will put your rooms next to each other on the same floor.
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