The Best Luxury Hotels in Penang

4 and 5-Star hotels in Penang

Penang, Malaysia Penang, Malaysia

Penang, Malaysia is a fantastic destination offering a variety of sites and attractions. When it comes to choosing a luxurious hotel, the area does not disappoint, for it is overflowing with opulent hotels and resorts that promise to pamper you to no end. So, if you're deciding where to stay in luxury in Penang, we've analyzed all of the top luxury hotels considering the guest ratings, quality of service, activities, location, price, and amenities. Our research led us to this list of Penang's absolute best luxury hotels and resorts. Whether you're travelling as a family or on a couples getaway, Penang is teeming with accommodations that cater to all your whims and fancies so you can have an extravagant trip with pampering and comforts. From 5-star and 4-star hotels with spas and swimming pools to intimate boutique hotels that exude romance, and family-friendly resorts that make your heart sing, there's something for every type of traveler. So, let your mind wander to the luxurious suites, complete with all the amenities you could desire, or imagine sipping cocktails at a world-class bar, dining at a gourmet restaurant, or being pampered at a spa. The choice is yours, because Penang is a treasure trove of plush accommodations that cater to all your needs, be it a romantic escapade, a family-friendly escape, or a friends reunion. With our researched guide, you can find the ultimate luxury and boutique hotels in Penang, where each and every moment will be a celebration of lavishness, comfort, and relaxation. Here's our list of the best luxury accommodation in Penang, so let's get to it.

(Prices are listed in U.S. Dollars.)

Eastern & Oriental Hotel

5-star Hotel with prices starting at $120 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Stay in Style in Penang
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

Located at 10 Lebuh Farquhar, Eastern & Oriental Hotel has great rooms from $120 (before taxes). It offers an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. It has a terrific 8.90 rating out of 10 from previous guests who have stayed here. Only 0.8 km from the city center, visitors will especially love a kid-friendly buffet, breakfast, hiking, child care, and laundry services at this relaxing hotel. Unwinding at the restaurant after sightseeing is a nice way to end the day.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Tour desk
  • Sauna
  • Infinity pool
  • Family-Friendly
  • Luxury
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Breakfast included
  • Hiking
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Breakfast in the room


PARKROYAL Penang Resort

5-star Resort with prices starting at $93 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Experience Comfort in Penang Here
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 5-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Beach
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Water park

A great place to stay is PARKROYAL Penang Resort which has nice rooms starting at $93. Offering an outdoor pool, a pool bar, room service, a water park, and a restaurant, it also has a great guest rating of 8.80 out of 10 from many previous guests. It's located at Batu Feringgi. This luxurious hotel is also nice because it offers a fitness center, a bar, a kid-friendly buffet, hiking, and child care which discerning travelers will enjoy. Also, it's just 11.4 km from the city center. Spending time at the water park is such a nice activity for kids and adults alike!

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Water park
  • Fitness center
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Horse riding
  • Fishing
  • Tour desk
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Hiking
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Game room
  • Family rooms
  • Playground
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kids' club
  • Beach


Hard Rock Hotel Penang

5-star Hotel with prices starting at $88 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Plenty of Luxury Amenities Await
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 5-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Beach
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

We found Hard Rock Hotel Penang to be a great place to stay, and the price starts at $88. We loved that is has an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar, and it also has a terrific guest rating of 8.70 out of 10 from previous guests. It's located at Batu Ferringhi Beach. You'll also find rooms with kitchenettes, child care, laundry services, a spa and wellness center, and a game room which experienced travelers will love. And this comfortable hotel is just 11.6 km from the center of town. We always love being able to prepare simple meals in a hotel room, and the kitchenette here was teriffic.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kitchenette
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Game room
  • Family rooms
  • Playground
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kids' club
  • Beach


Shangri-La Rasa Sayang Penang

5-star Resort with prices starting at $144 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Luxurious Stay in Penang
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Beach
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

With terrific rooms from $144, Shangri-La Rasa Sayang Penang, at Batu Feringgi Beach provides an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. Its terrific guest rating is 8.60 out of 10 from previous guests staying here. Travelers will really like this posh hotel which also offers hiking, child care, laundry services, a spa and wellness center, and a spa. It's located just 11.1 km from the city center, too. Everyone loves a nice pool, and you won't be disappointed with this one.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Tennis
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hiking
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Family rooms
  • Playground
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kids' club
  • Beach


Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang

5-star Hotel with prices starting at $46 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Among the Most Luxurious Places to Stay in Penang
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 5-star hotels.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang has a great guest rating of 8.20 out of 10, and offers an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. The great rooms here start at $46 before taxes and depending on the season. It can be found at 53 Persiaran Gurney. Furthermore, it also offers outdoor tennis, child care, laundry services, city views, and a hot tub, which is nice for visitors. Just 2.4 km from the city center, this amazing hotel is a terrific choice. You'll enjoy unwinding in the hot tub, too. We found the price of this hotel to be a great value because the price is less than average for luxury hotels.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Hot tub
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kids' club


G Hotel Gurney

5-star Hotel with prices starting at $126 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Perfect for Your Extravagant trip to Penang
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

The great guest rating of G Hotel Gurney is 8.70 out of 10. This place has an outdoor pool, a pool bar, room service, a restaurant, and a fitness center. Prices for the terrific rooms are from $126, and it's located at 168A Persiaran Gurney. We also love the a bar, parking, laundry services, a spa and wellness center, and a child pool which are great for discerning travelers. And since it's just 3.4 km from the center of the town, the location is great, too. The pool bar here is a fun spot to relax while you unwind on your trip.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Infinity pool
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Parking
  • Laundry service
  • Breakfast in the room


Bayview Beach Resort Batu Ferringhi

4-star Resort with prices starting at $42 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Terrific High-End Hotel in Penang
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • Beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

A cool place is Bayview Beach Resort Batu Ferringhi because it has great rooms that start at $42. It has an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar, it also earned a great guest rating of 8.10 out of 10 from people who have stayed here before. It's found at Jalan Batu Ferringhi Beach. Only 11.6 km from the city center, experienced travelers will especially love outdoor tennis, mountain views, child care, laundry services, and a hot tub at this relaxing hotel. Getting room service delivered is always a nice luxury. It's also less than the average price for luxury hotels, so it's a great value.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Hot tub
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Family rooms
  • Playground
  • Kids' club
  • Beach


Eastin Hotel Penang

4-star Hotel with prices starting at $65 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Hotel for Pampering
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

Eastin Hotel Penang offers an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar which we really like. The terrific rooms here start at $65 (before taxes). It's located at 1 Solok Bayan Indah, Queensbay and has earned a guest rating of 8.30/10. This luxurious hotel is also nice because it offers laundry services, city views, a hot tub, a spa and wellness center, and a spa which travelers will enjoy. Also, it's just 9.3 km from the city center. It's a great value, too, because it's less than the average price for luxury hotels.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Hot tub
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Wedding services
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laundry service
  • Family rooms
  • Breakfast in the room


Royale Chulan Penang

4-star Hotel with prices starting at $42 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Stay in Style in Penang
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

Located at 1 & 2 Pengkalan Weld, Royale Chulan Penang has great rooms from $42 (before taxes). It offers an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. It has a terrific 8.40 rating out of 10 from previous guests who have stayed here. You'll also find laundry services, city views, a spa, a child pool, and an indoor pool which visitors will love. And this comfortable hotel is just 0.7 km from the center of town. We love an indoor pool because you can enjoy it any time of the year. It's a great value, as the price is less than the average for luxury hotels.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laundry service
  • Family rooms


G Hotel Kelawai

5-star Hotel with prices starting at $78 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Experience Comfort in Penang Here
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 5-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service

A great place to stay is G Hotel Kelawai which has nice rooms starting at $78. Offering an outdoor pool, a pool bar, room service, a restaurant, and a fitness center, it also has a great guest rating of 8.80 out of 10 from many previous guests. It's located at 2, Persiaran Maktab. Discerning travelers will really like this posh hotel which also offers a bar, parking, laundry services, city views, and a spa. It's located just 3.3 km from the city center, too. We found the price of this hotel to be a great value because the price is less than average for luxury hotels.

Luxury Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Tour desk
  • Infinity pool
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Parking
  • Laundry service


Also, you might be interested in the nearby luxury hotels in George Town.

For more terrific hotel ideas in Penang, make sure you also see Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Penang, Best Beach Hotels in Penang, Best Cheap Hotels in Penang, Best Hotels for First Time Visitors in Penang, Best Hotels for a Weekend Getaway in Penang, Best Hotels for One Week in Penang, Best Hotels for One Night in Penang, Best Romantic Hotels for Couples in Penang, or Best Business Hotels in Penang.


How much do luxury hotels cost in Penang? How much are luxury hotel rooms in Penang?

Penang Average Luxury Hotel Price
$84

After analyzing 27 luxury hotels in Penang, Malaysia, we found the average luxury hotel price to be a remarkably economical $84. Naturally, this destination has many fantastic luxury accommodation options with a variety of prices. The price will vary by the hotel's amenities, available dates, and the general location. If you're interested in more information about hotels here, see our guide to hotel prices in Penang.

The average prices of our suggested luxury hotels by star rating:

  • 5-star hotels: $96
  • 4-star hotels: $78


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