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    Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La

    Batu Feringgi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good36%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “adventure zone” (325 reviews)
    “golden sands” (780 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
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    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Water Park
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 3,044 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Far from excellent, but it would not be fair to give it just an average rating. This is a good hotel and I have stayed here twice, first time 10 years ago. It is dated indeed, with dark woods in the rooms, clean and services...More

    Thank Higuma2017
    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed August 6, 2017

    This is a wonderful place for those with kids. It's basically a kid's paradise and also for the adults too. You and your kids will never get bored in the resort and also all the staffs are extremely friendly.More

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    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded August 7, 2017

    Dear Stewart_Teoh, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and many thanks for your review. It's a thrill to read that your "Excellent place for kids" comment. We are glad that you had a great time at our resort and happy...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We celebrated our child's birthday at this hotel. Arrived at 4.00pm and we were greeted by the hotel's friendly staff. Check in was fast and easy. We soon headed to the room, and it was really spacious. Next, we decided to have a splashing good...More

    Thank Suwannit C
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded yesterday

    Dear Suwannit C, Thank you for sharing your "Nice hotel, fun hotel and wonderful food" review with other travelers on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to read such a wonderful feedback. Thank you for your time and kind words. Our entire team is delighted to...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Staff was friendly and very accommodating.. pool and beach were clean and kid friendly.. lifeguards at the pools were attentive and alert. The breakfast and dinner buffets were good most mornings/nights with lots of choices. Though it seems a bit repetitive. There is a bus...More

    Thank Rainya A
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded yesterday

    Dear Rainya A, Thank you for taking the time review our resort. We appreciated much. I am very happy to take note of your positive feedback on the property. Comments such as this is what motivates us to perform better and also seek for further...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I went to this hotel with my girl friend. clean room, polite staff, good location near sea, good food, spacious rooms, great sea view, great pool, value for money acceptable but: crowded with children !! if you don't have kids, choose another hotel.More

    Thank City-guidance
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 3 days ago

    Dear City-guidance, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent stay experience with us, we much appreciated. Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La is a family and kids friendly resort. The resort has been voted by the readers of Holidays with Kids as the...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $105 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 On the Beach 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 ,
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Penang/Batu Ferringhi
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    Ooi P
    November 30, 2017|
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    Response from Suannkhor | Reviewed this property |
    you can't use the swimming pool facilities if you are not an in house guest. I suggest you visit escape water park for water activities. as for adventure zone... it's rm35 per 2 hours. adults can play free. wear long sleeves... More
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    Response from masahiko | Reviewed this property |
    Would suggest to exchange it at major city .. like George Town
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    September 29, 2017|
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    Response from Murtaza S | Reviewed this property |
    You would get decent weather still check accu weather for best accurate predictions.
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    "Sea view rooms are lovely especially floors 6 & 7."
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