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Featuring a garden and views of sea, Sea Lion by the beach is a recently renovated homestay located in George Town, 70 metres from Tanjung Bungah Beach. This beachfront property offers access to a patio, free private parking and free WiFi. Boasting family rooms, this property also provides guests with a terrace. At the homestay, the units have a desk. All units are air conditioned and include a seating and/or dining area. At the homestay, the units are equipped with bed linen and towels. Guests at the homestay will be able to enjoy activities in and around George Town, like fishing. Guests can also relax in the shared lounge area. Tanjung Tokong Beach is 2.3 km from Sea Lion by the beach, while Miami Beach is 2.8 km away. The nearest airport is Penang International Airport, 23 km from the accommodation.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Free private parking available on-site


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Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.3
Facilities
8.8
Cleanliness
9.2
Comfort
9.1
Value for money
9.0
Location
8.7
Free WiFi
9.2
High score for George Town
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Sarah
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    A friendly house, very welcoming and kind people. It is a nice place to take a longer stay and get to know people and the city. There is a food court and market very close.
  • James
    Australia Australia
    Very peaceful location with night market on Tuesday near by and beautiful host that have lots of great food recommendations! Easy and affordable bus ride into Georgetown for all your tourist needs
  • Kroesen
    Germany Germany
    We had a great stay here. The owners are very friendly and helped us with a lot of tips about the area. The shared kitchen is great with everything you could possibly need for cooking. We could also use the washing machine and rented a scooter for...

Managed by Alex

Company review score: 9.3Based on 111 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

Alex is the manager who is Chinese chef love to drink coffee and cycling. Jo is admin and will be doing all correspondence.

Property information

A homey type share-home 3-storey bungalow with non-fancy home furniture, where you can find yourself peaceful,quiet,fresh air and ocean waves sound. Close to nature,wake up smells the green from our garden or even walk to the beach with summer wear at anytime just 200meter away.Nearby public beach swim friendly,sunbathing,fishing,kayak,stand paddle board,wind-surfing and many more activities you can bring along while you stay. Walking distance within 500meter to anywhere like morning market,Bank,groceries,local food,wet market,clinic,dental and many more. At Sealion we provide food storage, refrigerator, oven, microwave, bread toaster and kitchen to cook for those planning to stay long or just few days to ensure they can enjoy their own light cooking. Washing machine is provided with small fee. Sealion is equipped with Wi-Fi to make sure you could keep in touch with your friends and families or work from home while you still travel. Sealion has hosted nice people from over 30 countries. Backpacker, bikepackers(motorcycles & bicycles). Room price is affordable for budget travellers(spend less to stay,spend more to travel) As long you love to talk we love to host

Neighbourhood information

Walk down to the quiet beach and it’s make you relax.

Language spoken

English

Property surroundings

Facilities of Sea Lion by the beach
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Beachfront
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
View
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Garden view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Oven
  • Washing machine
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Beach
  • Fishing
    Off-site
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Wake-up service
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules

Sea Lion by the beach takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 21:00

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

Check-out

From 07:00 to 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of MYR 100 is required on arrival. That's about GBP 16. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 07:00.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

From 1st January 2023, a tourist tax of RM 10 per room per night is applied to all foreign guests. This tax is not included in the room rate and must be paid upon check-in. Guests with a valid Malaysian Identity Card or valid permanent residents MY PR Card are exempted.

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.

Please inform Sea Lion by the beach 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.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 07:00:00.

A damage deposit of MYR 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Sea Lion by the beach

  • Check-in at Sea Lion by the beach is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The nearest beach is just 50 yards from Sea Lion by the beach. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Sea Lion by the beach is 4.3 miles from the centre of George Town. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Sea Lion by the beach may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Sea Lion by the beach offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fishing
    • Beachfront
    • Beach