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Batu Ferringhi-Sweet Comfort Resort in Penang

Bring the whole family to this great place with big space for fun.

$79 per night
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  2. Batu Ferringhi
Beachfront By The Sea@Batu Ferringhi Penang

By The Sea, a luxury beachfront service apartment located on a quite stretch of Penang’s most famous - Batu Ferringhi beach. The suite is very comfortably furnished is perfect for families with kids, couples and business traveller who like beach very much.

$63 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. Tanjung Bungah
Gray -open gate is beach-Smell Rose beach garden

This room is a private sea view room with private bathroom,share living room and kitchen with the host and other guests. It’s on ground floor,open the glass door of this room can directly through the garden reach the beach. The villa located on the increasingly popular Tanjung Bungah beach, has an amazing sea view and a soft, delicate beach just outside the door, with several oversized trees providing pleasant shade and a comfortable setting that sets it apart from other beaches.

$62 per night

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The Whale House | 100m From Batu Ferringhi Beach
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The Beach House | 100m From Batu Ferringhi Beach
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New! Batu Ferringhi Seaview Cozy Condo, Penang
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Paradise#5: 1BR/3pax, Breathtaking sea view
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Pink-open gate is beach-Smell Rose beach garden
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Your guide to Batu Ferringhi

All about Batu Ferringhi

Batu Ferringhi was a sleepy fishing village on the northern coast of Penang Island in Malaysia until the 1970s, but in recent years it has expanded to become a destination for travelers who have fallen in love with the beauty of its 2.5 miles of sandy beaches. Pirates created the first settlement in the late 16th century, which later became an international trading post for the spices, jewels, and gold you can still find in local shops and markets.

Batu Ferringhi is located just seven miles from the center of George Town, the capital of Penang, and yet it feels like it could be much farther away. A single road through the town links most accommodations and apartment complexes, so there’s little chance of getting lost. Naturally, the beaches are a hive of activity during the day, and people on parasails and jet skis whizz through the waters of the Malacca Strait. As the sun goes down, the thrum migrates inland to the night market, where food stalls serve local delicacies and vendors sell traditional batiks, crafts, and souvenirs.


How do I get around Batu Ferringhi?

Batu Ferringhi is about an hour’s taxi ride from Penang International Airport (PEN), where you’ll also find car rental options. There is a stopping bus service, which will take a lot longer. Once in Batu Ferringhi, getting around on foot is easy. Penang Rapid Transit buses regularly run along the main road through town, and you’ll also find buses to take you from George Town through Batu Ferringhi to the tip of the island at Teluk Bahang. If you don’t want to wait for a bus, plenty of taxis trawl the main road. It’s always a good idea to agree on the fee for your journey before starting.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Batu Ferringhi?

The tropical climate of Penang Island is constant all year round. Temperatures range from pleasantly warm to hot, and don’t fluctuate much. The primary difference between seasons is the amount of rain the area receives; the rainy season begins in April and goes until October. Most of that rain comes in heavy short showers, leaving the air humid, so if you’re visiting during that time, you’ll want to pack lightweight, breathable clothing as well as an umbrella. The most popular months for travelers are November, which is near the end of the rainy season, through February. Many of the significant events on Penang Island take place in winter, such as the Penang International Container Art Festival in January, when street artists from around the world show off their work on shipping container installations throughout the region.


What are the top things to do in Batu Ferringhi?

Tropical Spice Garden

Southeast Asia’s first Tropical Spice Garden in George Town is an eight-acre oasis of scents. Trails allow you to meander through the gardens, passing waterfalls and streams as well as structures made of recycled materials. The garden also offers Malay cooking classes, where you can learn to prepare meals that incorporate fresh spices.

TeddyVille Museum

The TeddyVille Museum in Batu Ferringhi holds Malaysia’s largest collection of teddy bears. The toy bears have been collected from all around the world, some dating back to the early 20th century. Through its exhibits the museum weaves together the history of teddy bears with the history of Penang. If you get inspired by the collection, the museum gives you the opportunity to make your own bear.

Night Market

As the sun goes down, the Batu Ferringhi Night Market comes alive. Stallholders and vendors set out their wares every evening, selling a wide variety of fashionable goods, local souvenirs, and artwork. Penang is famous for the quality of its street food, and you’ll find local classic dishes like prawn and beef noodles and deep-fried whole fish.