Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La

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The Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La first commenced operations in October 1979. It has won numerous awards and recognitions as a Muslim family- and kids-friendly resort. As such, it enjoys the reputation as the preferred resort among families on holiday. This 4-star resort in Batu Feringgi Beach is filled with facilities for dining, leisure and recreation that will surely keep any multi-generational family happily occupied. With 387 guestrooms and suites that boast views of either the verdant hills or azure sea, the hotel caters to the needs of individuals, groups and families. Some room types even feature Murphy pull-down beds and connecting doors. A splashing-fun time in the sun at the Splash Zone Childcare services are available, allowing adults on holiday with their family to enjoy some private time away from their children. At the Kids' Club, which is based in the Adventure Zone's dry play park, children are kept entertained from morning until evening and provided with regular meals and break times. The Adventure Zone is the biggest indoor play park in Penang, offering a myriad of play structures, activity rooms and entertainment options. Here, children can enjoy video screenings and visits from the resort's mascots.

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Halal friendly features

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Alcohol Free Room

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Halal Dining Available

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Mosque Nearby

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No Casino

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No Nightclub

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Family Friendly

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Great for Kids

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Perfect for Honeymooners

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  • Where: Batu Feringgi Beach, Penang, 11100, Malaysia
  • Check In: 3pm
  • Check Out: 12pm
  • Distance from airport: 42 kms
  • Transfer time from airport: 45 minutes
  • Official star rating: Four star
  • Local taxes: Included in our rates
  • Accessible Rooms: Subject to availability
  • WiFi: Complimentary for in-house guests
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Superior Room
Approximate room size : 36 sqm

Superior Rooms offer spacious, comfortable accommodation with traditional Malay touches, including wooden carved panels with sea-kelp designs. These rooms are ideal for both individual travellers and couples.

Deluxe Room
Approximate room size : 30 sqm

The substantial Deluxe Room amenities and crisp contemporary design make it an attractive retreat in which to unwind in style. A spacious balcony offers sweeping views overlooking the expansive garden and beyond.

Executive Seaview Room
Approximate room size : 30 sqm

Located on the resort’s upper floors, Executive Seaview Rooms offer stylish comforts and privacy, furnished with enriching Asian-inspired design features. A versatile space ideal for business or leisure.

Executive Suite
Approximate room size : 66 sqm

Comprising fine accommodation for family and couple retreats, the Executive Suite offers impeccable comforts with a splash of eye-catching colour. Sumptuous suite living with abundant space to relax.
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Garden Cafe

Garden Café serves international and local favourites. Situated next to the resort lobby, this delightful open-air venue, with 1/3 glass ceiling space, overlooks tropical greenery. Themed buffet lunches and dinners are available during festive periods and on special occasions. A creative all-day a la carte menu for children is also available. Open from 6.30 am to 10.00 pm daily.

Sigi’s Bar & Grill

Sigi’s Bar & Grill on the beach is an Italian restaurant not to be missed while in Penang. This trendy spot for sampling authentic Italian cuisine is close to the beach with an optimal sunset view. The beach house interior exudes casual comfort while friendly service and a reasonably priced menu are Sigi's signatures. Quality Italian cuisine options include a selection of antipasti, homemade pastas, authentic Italian meats, fish dishes and delectable desserts. You can choose between dining in air-conditioned comfort, up on the Upper Deck with an elevated view, or enjoy outdoor seating next to the beach. Open from 11 am to 10 pm daily.

Cool Lounge

The Cool Lounge hosts an array of amusements and facilities. Stay connected and occupied with Internet stations, games, books, magazines and daily newspapers.Watch TV in air-conditioned comfort with an assortment of refreshments, and enjoy pleasant garden and pool views through floor-to-ceiling glass panels.

Lobby Lounge

At the heart of the resort’s reception area, the Lobby Lounge seamlessly blends the outdoors with the interior, providing a breezy, open-air layout and lush views. This is an ideal venue for relaxing in the balmy tropics with a tempting range of refreshing beverages and light snacks.

Resort Features
  • Cool Zone Kids Club
  • Golf
  • Spa facilities
  • Splash Zone Time
  • Waterslides
  • Tennis Courts
  • Sauna
  • Clinic
  • Babysitting / Child Care
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