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Lovely design and great concept

Mid-December: low tide was around 10.30am and by 2pm there was a little water underneath the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KathleenD963
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Australia
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Must Visit Mosque

1. My first time visiting this mosque. It about 5min drive from the hotel I stay at Tanjung Bunga... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
nahilisabtu
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mid-December: low tide was around 10.30am and by 2pm there was a little water underneath the mosque. But I would have loved to see it with lots of water, to fully appreciate the "floating" aspect. It's near a nice quiet beach so it is worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KathleenD963
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Sea and Lanscape Beautiful Mosque Batufringhi Penan Island Sunny area Easy access by Bus and Grab Nature

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pegahpegah
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

1. My first time visiting this mosque. It about 5min drive from the hotel I stay at Tanjung Bunga (Copthorne Orchid Hotel). 2. Pay my respect & did afternoon prayer. 3. The architect is unique & above seabed’s. 4. Use to be the old tsunami...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nahilisabtu
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We went to pray here as it was quite close to our hotel, stunning looking masjid, people were lovely and friendly

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rafathor
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This "large-ish" Mosque is surrounded by the Straits of Malacca and located on the border between Tanjung Bunga and Batu Ferringhi. The architecture is of interest and there is also a nearby small beachfront fishing village. The mosque can be easily accessed by bus [the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Located at the end of a beach. It's a cool idea having a mosque on the sea. Provides some nice photo opportunities. Modest dress required

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This mosque sits on top of the sea thus the name floating mosque. It's become a popular tourist spot and is really packed during Friday prayers.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank CastelloPikkard
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The other visitors who come to offer prayers give you a rude look if you are not a muslim. Plus it is not that great.. Just a mosque by the sea..

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank VinnieRaj88
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The mosque is located far on the edge of the city but due to its location that floats on the seafront, there are many visitors to visit. not just to worship but those who come must also want to enjoy the view of the mosque...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cantiquelma
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This mosque has really nice view! I recommend to go there to see the sunset. There are small shops near the mosque and their prices expensive.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ibrahim A
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