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10 Places To Stay In Penang That Offer Absolutely Stunning Ocean Views

Sit back and enjoy the view of the glimmering blue sea.

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Disclaimer: The prices shown may differ depending on the time of booking.

1. By The Sea, Batu Ferringhi

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With a large sliding door in the living room, this place offers panoramic ocean views for you to enjoy. It is mainly a residential building and you can find several different listings at By The Sea on Airbnb. Furthermore, it's perfect for group stays as each apartment comes with two to three bedrooms.

Price: RM350 onwards.

Address:
110, Jalan Batu Ferringhi,
11100 Batu Ferringhi,
Penang.

Find out more here.

2. Lone Pine Hotel, Batu Ferringhi

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Lone Pine Hotel is a boutique hotel that takes pride in offering direct views of the blue Andaman Sea. You can choose from several different room options based on your preferences and there are great facilities on-site such as a gym, spa, and game room.

Price: RM280 onwards.

Address: 
97, Jalan Batu Ferringhi,
11100 Batu Ferringhi,
Penang.

Find out more here.

3. Maritime Suites, George Town

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Image via Booking.com
Image via Booking.com

The duplex units at Maritime Suites are equipped with floor-to-ceiling windows that will allow visitors to take in absolutely scenic views. You can sit back and watch ships and ferries pass by and let your problems sail away.

Price: RM240 onwards.

Address: 
29B-4-2 Persiaran Karpal Singh Drive Georgetown,
11600 George Town,
Penang.

Find out more here.

4. Lexis Suites, Bayan Lepas

Lexis Suites is the only hotel in Penang that offers private pools and indoor saunas in every suite. Besides that, all their rooms are equipped with two king-sized beds, making it perfect for families and group travellers.

Price: RM414 onwards.

Address: 
28, Jalan Teluk Kumbar,
11920 Bayan Lepas,
Penang.

Find out more here.

5. Bayview Beach Resort, Batu Ferringhi

It's no surprise that this resort is marked as 'good for couples' on websites such as Booking.com. The ocean view right outside the balcony makes an amazing backdrop for those on a romantic getaway. 

Price: RM198 onwards.

Address: 
Batu Ferringhi Beach,
11100 Batu Ferringhi,
Penang.

Find out more here.

6. Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La, Batu Ferringhi

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Image via Shangri-La
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Besides gorgeous views, Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La features three outdoor pools and a mini waterpark. The four-star hotel is nestled amid beautiful landscapes and it takes pride in being a family-friendly luxury resort.

Price: RM350 onwards.

Address:
Jalan Batu Ferringhi,
Kampung Tanjung Huma,
11100 Batu Ferringhi,
Penang.

Find out more here.

7. DoubleTree by Hilton, Batu Ferringhi

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DoubleTree by Hilton in Penang has won several awards for the amazing services offered on-site. Perfect for family activities, the resort is home to Malaysia's first teddy bear museum. Meanwhile, the rooms offer breathtaking ocean views and you can even enjoy looking at the blue sea while soaking in the bathtub.

Price: RM323 onwards.

Address:
56 Jalan Low Yat,
11100 Batu Ferringhi,
Penang.

Find out more here.

8. Lost Paradise Resort, Tanjung Bungah

Lost Paradise Resort in Tanjung Bungah truly stands out with its eccentric decor. The Superior Seafront Suite is right at the edge of the beach and when the tide is high, you can even throw a fishing line out your window for the thrill of a catch.

Price: RM250 onwards.

Address:
262, Jalan Batu Ferringhi,
11100 Tanjung Bungah,
Penang.

Find out more here.

9. Tanjung Point Residences, George Town

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Image via Tanjung Point
Image via Tanjung Point

The spacious apartment comes with three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a living room, and a balcony overlooking the Andaman Sea. Two rooms are equipped with queen-sized beds while the other room has two single beds. It is a fabulous space that can fit five to six people.

Price: RM700 onwards.

Address:
508, Jalan Tanjung Tokong,
Tanjung Tokong,
10470 George Town,
Penang.

Find out more here.

10. Eastern and Oriental Hotel, George Town

Popularly known as the 'E&O', The Eastern and Oriental hotel pays tribute to the grand elegance of the British colonial era. It is the only hotel with an ocean view in the George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site and there are over 200 suites on their premises.

Price: RM381 onwards.

Address:
10 Lebuh Farquhar,
10200 George Town,
Penang.

Find out more here.

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