Featuring 3 outdoor pools, a mini waterpark, 2 slides and 1 whirlpool in beautifully landscaped grounds, Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang is a four-star property in the heart of the popular Batu Ferringi Beach. It offers complimentary 2-way shuttle to UNESCO site (Shuttle bus service is not available until further notice), Georgetown. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Within walking distance of Batu Ferringi’s night market, Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang is a 20-minute drive from central Georgetown and about 12.4 miles from Penang International Airport.

Enjoy stunning views of tropical greenery or the ocean at comfortable seating areas situated by over-sized windows. All rooms come with DVD players, 32-inch flat-screen TVs and a pillow menu.

Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang features Adventure Zone, a family entertainment centre and Cool Zone Kid's Club (Kids Club is closed until further notice). Active workouts can be enjoyed at the tennis courts and well-equipped fitness centre.

Overlooking the tropical garden, international buffet spreads are available at Garden Café. Other dining options include at Sigi’s Bar & Grill on the Beach and two lounges.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 23 Jun 2009.
Hotel chain/brand: Shangri-La Group

Currency exchange: Need local currency? This property offers currency exchange on site.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Breakfast info

Continental, Asian

Free private parking available on-site


Tennis court

Fitness centre

Games room


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4 reasons to choose Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Batu Ferringhi Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    150 yards from property
  • Miami Beach

    7.3 Good beach
    1 miles from property
  • Tanjung Bungah Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi, is it possible to ask for conjoined rooms?
    Yes we can arrange for connecting room
    Answered on 30 April 2021
  • Does this room comes with bath tub?
    Dear Valued Guest, some of our Executive room come with bathtub and some of the room come with shower only.
    Answered on 22 December 2020
  • can the swimming pool can be used?
    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for submitting your inquiry here. We are pleased to inform that our swimming pools are open during this period. Please no..
    Answered on 21 December 2020
  • does this room come with bathtub?
    Some room with separate bath & shower and some with shower only
    Answered on 12 October 2020
  • the price shown for for 2 adult 2 kids with breakfast is Rm475. does this include breakfast for all 4 pax?
    Kindly provide me with the specific travelling dates and number of people travelling, so that I may assist in looking for the best package or rates av..
    Answered on 6 December 2020
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Great location - show map
2 restaurants on site

    Sigi’s Bar & Grill on the Beach

    Cuisine: Italian

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

    Garden Cafe

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Resort facilities of Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang Great facilities! Review score, 8.6
  • Picnic area
  • Beachfront
  • Garden
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Themed dinner nights Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment Additional charge
  • Children's playground
  • Games room
  • Tennis court Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Business centre Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Lift
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
3 swimming pools
Pool 1 - outdoor (kids)
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • Suitable for kids
Pool 2 - outdoor
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • Adult only
Pool 3 - outdoor
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Fitness
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Water slide
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese
  • Malay
  • Chinese

House rules Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 12:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 12 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
MYR 165 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
MYR 165 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card UnionPay debit card JCB American Express Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the shuttle to Georgetown is unavailable until further notice.

This hotel is offering emergency medical insurance coverage of up to USD 184,000 to eligible international guests, at no additional charge, should the guest be diagnosed with COVID-19 during their trip. For more information please contact the hotel.

Rooms with breakfast inclusive rates as inclusive for children below 6 years old only. Children below 12 year old will subject to additional breakfast charges.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang

  • Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang has 2 restaurants:

    • Garden Cafe
    • Sigi’s Bar & Grill on the Beach

  • Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Children's playground
    • Games room
    • Tennis court
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness
    • Beach
    • Spa facilities
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Tennis equipment
    • Happy hour
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Swimming Pool

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang is 0.7 miles from the centre of Batu Ferringhi.

  • Room options at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Twin

  • Yes, Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The prices at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Asian