Literally meaning ‘Flower Cape’, Tanjung Bungah is a seaside suburb located between Gurney and Batu Feringghi, about 40 minutes drive from George Town. It has risen in popularity over the years to become one of Penang’s most popular beach destinations. Watersports activities are most popular in Tanjung Bungah, with Penang Water Sports Recreation Centre based here. Built amongst its beautiful natural landscape are world-class hotels, resorts and service apartments, offering guests the utmost comfort and luxury in a soothing location.
1. HOMPTON HOTEL
Why is Hompton Hotel is different than other Penang beach hotels, because of their award winning cocktail in Elementos Tapas, ‘Island Breeze’ that symbolises the flag of Penang with a colour combination of yellow, white and blue. It is made up of nutmeg, gula melaka and lemongrass. A must-try!
On every Friday and Saturday, they have one of the best seafood galore buffet that is reasonable in price with them providing Alaska King Crab, Black Shell Mussels, Scallops Skewer and Slipper Lobster with cheese. All kind of seafood you can get it here in Spice Garden. You can also find some local favourites there.
Their rooms comes with WiFi, smart TV, mini fridge, toiletries, rainforest shower and many more. With complete in-room-features, you can walk in the room empty handed anytime. Not to forget, other amenities in the hotel includes pool, children’s pool, gym and steam room. With a mesmerizing view of the beach from your room, don’t forget to capture the panoramic view of the sunset on the evening! One of the best Beachfront Hotel in Penang.
2.TANJUNG POINT RESIDENCES
Tanjung Point Residences is a service apartment that has choices of 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom or studio unit. If you need a place that makes you feel like home than this is it! Kitchen provided with toaster, microwave and stove, you can cook your own meal. Avoiding eating the food given or at surrounding restaurants daily, here provides you with flexibility to cook and eat whatever you want and you can heat up your cold food too. They provide baby cot, this place is very suitable for people with infants and small kids.
Over looking the serene and calming sea view, you will enjoy your temporary abode here.
3. COPTHORNE ORCHID HOTEL
The speciality here is of course their 24 hours restaurant that serves local favourites and international food. Like any other hotels, they too provide rooms from different range like Standard, Deluxe and Superior.
This hotel is just 10 minutes walk from the major bus terminal and morning wet market. Most of the rooms here offer sea view and provided with balconies. Car parking and shuttle buses to the city centre and the UNESCO Heritage Site are being provided for free.
If you are looking for a place to have BBQ night with friends and family, this is the place. They provide an open area for BBQ. For people who loves private pool wedding, they also organise for a romantic pool side wedding in any theme.
For those who are looking for a place to relax and chill, here it is. They provide jacuzzi, games room, squash court and spa as well as direct access to beach sports such as parasailing, banana boat and canoeing. You can use the type of view you want for your room. Whether hill side view or sea view. All their rooms comes with a package of breakfast.
5.RAINBOW PARADISE BEACH RESORT
Each room is furnished and decorated in a classic english way. Gives you a feeling of staying on your own home near the beach. Amazing thing about this hotel is there are lots of food available at the opposite of the hotel. Gives you an opportunity to try all kinds of food. They provide daily newspaper and safety box, yes, a correct weekend getaway for elderly people.