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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%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Water Park
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    1 - 5 of 2,960 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Second time at golden sands with the family. It's a wonderfully family friendly hotel. Rooms are getting a little old but are well maintained. Service is excellent, service at the breakfast buffet was really great and accomodating for special requests, they made hot oats for...More

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

    Dear NadineValdes, Welcome back! Thank you very much for taking time to leave us your feedback and many thanks for your review. We appreciated! It's a thrill to read that you and your family had a great and enjoyable stay at Golden Sands Resort by...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 7 August 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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    1  Thank Stewart_Teoh
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 8 August 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 5 days ago via mobile

    Pros: Great pool for kids (some areas of the pool are shaded, loved it!) Great kids club with friendly staff Staff are generally friendly and helpful Cons: Cold room as the floor are tiled and no carpet at all (we stayed at the deluxe room)...More

    1  Thank TravellingMom85
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 5 days ago

    Dear TravellingMom85, Thank you for taking the time share your "Great pool! Fun time with family!" experience with other travelers on TripAdvisor, we appreciated! We are delighted to read that you had a pleasant experience at our resort, it really puts smiles on our faces....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was our second visit to the Golden Sands, and we were a lot TLE worried that it wasn't going to be as perfect as the first..... But alas it was just as perfect. The room, exactly as we remembered and cleaned daily, with bottles...More

    Thank Maria S
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Maria S, Welcome back! Thank you for your loyalty and thank you very much for your kind review. We are delighted to read that you and your family had such a beautiful time at our resort, happy with our facilities and services. We hope...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I had booked an executive suite for our visit to Penang together with our group of friends in September 2017 and were assigned the corner sea facing room on the third floor, room 306. Our first impression was not very positive as...More

    1  Thank Linda T
    Response from SL_Penang1, Manager at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-LaResponded yesterday

    Dear Linda T, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I am deeply saddened to receive your hugely negative review. I am very sorry to see that you did not enjoy your stay with us. It seems that very little...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre 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 Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$105 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #3 Business Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
    • #5 Family Hotel in Batu Ferringhi
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 387
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
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    • Batu Ferringhi
    • Also Known As
    • Golden Sands Resort By Shangri-La Hotel Batu Ferringhi ,
    • Golden Sands Batu Ferringhi ,
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    Bex E
    13 September 2017|
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    Response from ShikimWahab | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there are lifts in the hotel. If you are looking for local street food, probably Feringgi is not the best place. You will need to head down to Georgetown or Bukit Jelutong for these type of food. Get grab, uber or rent... More
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    Yes there is a renovated one near the pool
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    4 July 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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