City view
Swimming pool
Free WiFi
Free parking
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Key card access

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 mi from Penang International Airport.

Enjoy stunning views of tropical greenery or the ocean at comfortable seating areas located 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 center 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 center.

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 in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Asian

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Tennis court

Fitness center

Game room


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Closest beaches
  • Batu Ferringhi Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    400 feet 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 April 30, 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 December 22, 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 December 21, 2020
  • does this room come with bathtub?
    Some room with separate bath & shower and some with shower only
    Answered on October 12, 2020
  • hi. what room do suggest for 4 adults and 3 kids? i would like to book the executive room but i'm can it accommodate us? do u have joining room?
    Dear Valued Guest, you may contact our reservation team for further assistance. Thank you and stay safe.
    Answered on September 8, 2021
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Area info *
2 Restaurants On Site

    Sigi’s Bar & Grill on the Beach

    Food: Italian

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

    Garden Cafe

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Resort Facilities at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang Great facilities! Review score, 8.6
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Beachfront
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment Additional charge
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Tennis court Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center 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
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Laptop safe
  • Elevator
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • 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
  • Adults only
  • Pool 3 – outdoor
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Kids' pool
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Waterslide
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese
  • Malay
  • Chinese

House rules

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


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

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

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's 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 the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to 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 of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID 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 is 0.7 miles from the center 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.

  • 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

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

    • Fitness center
    • Playground
    • Game room
    • Tennis court
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness
    • Beach
    • Spa facilities
    • Themed dinners
    • Tennis equipment
    • Happy hour
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Swimming pool

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

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

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

  • The prices at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Shangri-La Golden Sands, Penang is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.