Penang was dubbed as the Silicon Valley of the East because of its industries and urbanized estate. Penang’s rich heritage and vibrant culture make this estate a tourist magnet. It even got the attention of famous personalities such as Rudyard Kipling and Queen Elizabeth II. If you’re thinking of having a staycation in Penang and you want the best experience ever, choose among these top-rated luxury hotels:
- Seven Terraces
Guests will have the feel of living in Southern China with the Anglo-Chinese exteriors of this hotel. But the interiors are more impressive as it is reminiscent of the Peranakan Chinese era. Situated in the heart of Georgetown, this boutique hotel in Penang is known for its friendly and welcoming staff and the in-house restaurant that serves the best meals.
- Lexis Suites Penang
A luxurious hotel in Penang with private pools, Lexis Suites also has the private sauna in each room, too. It is ideal for families and couples alike because aside from the steam rooms and private pools, they also have the “Kids World.” The game room and karaoke room will surely delight adults looking for fun activities during their stay.
- Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa
Aside from their great accommodations and excellent facilities, there is one more thing that delights their guests. Spice Market Café is one of the things guests look forward to because of the buffet. When visiting as a family or as a group, stay at the Rasa Wing as it offers a spacious room perfect for a more relaxing stay.
- Eastern & Oriental Hotel
With its strategic location, this luxurious hotel in the center of George town is near restaurants. The Infinity pool offers a great view of the ocean. Guests will be pleased with the free drinks and snacks at the hotel’s planter’s lounge by 5 pm every day.
- G Hotel Kelawai
This five-star hotel in George Town is located near two of the largest malls, the Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon. Because of their modern hotel with good service, G Hotel Kelawai is ideal not just for couples and families but also for those who go there for business trips.
- Hard Rock Hotel Penang
Their complimentary in-room movies on demand impress their visitors. More than the free movies, this hotel is known for their lagoon room. This room that is attached to the pool is perfect for families because children can easily access it and plunge when they want. Parents need not worry because the children are supervised by the hotel staff.
All of these luxury hotels are different in terms of entertaining their guests. But they all have one thing in common. They have accommodation perfect for you so whether you’re traveling with a group or traveling solo, there is a room that is just right for you.