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Vacation rentals in Penang

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Unique Seaview Duplex with Home Theater 槟城海景私人影院阁楼

Hello! This is a modern duplex apartment located at Karpal Singh Drive - a seafront promenade within the suburb of Jelutong near George Town in Penang. Exact Location: Maritime Suite Our place features an epic 100-inch projector screen with Dolby Atmos home theatre system that creates great atmosphere for movies. It is highly recommended for small group of family or friends, perfectly accommodates up to 6 guests.

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Cozy Full Seaview Studio in Georgetown 乔治市海景小套房

Hello! This is a Cozy Studio Suite, located in GEORGETOWN, Penang. Exact location: TROPICANA 218 MACALISTER Our place is highly recommended for couples, family or friends. It perfectly accommodates up to 2 guests. Situated in the heart of the city, this is a best place to stay to explore most of the magnificent spots in Georgetown. This cosy and well designed studio features: - 1 King Bed - 1 Kitchenette - 1 Living Area - 1 Bathroom

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I-Santorini Condo Rent

Near to Straight Quay, 5 mins walking distance to Tesco and 10 mins to Gurney Shopping mall.

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Cozy | Modern | Simple Private Room 5 @ Georgetown
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  2. Batu Ferringhi
FAMILY HOLIDAY HOME(5 BEDROOMS/4 BATHS)@PR NO.12A
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Boutique Holiday Home(Near Beach)3350SqFt@PR No.10
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Luxury Delight Resort Home/5 ROOMS 3113sf@FP_No.11
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171Maritime Seaview Luxury Duplex Suite 4-9pax海景套房
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Supreme Family Resort Home/5 ROOMS 3113sf@FP_No.15
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IPSA Batu Feringgi Beach House Penang
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No 2 Spacious Luxury Holiday Home Ferringhi ʕ•ᴥ•ʔ
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Merdeka 25% OFF Gurney Drive Landed 4 Rooms
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Grand Holiday Home / 6 ROOMS @ PR No.20
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121 Maritime Luxury Duplex 2Bedrooms 6-10pax
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Executive Seaview 2bedrooms 4-6pax Georgetown

Apartment rentals in Penang

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Maritime*4The View @ Maritime
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Penang Ocean View Resort (海角六号)
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Home [Home] Cosy SeaView Suite + WiFi + Cozy Junior Suite
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Seaview 2BR Suite at Macalister, Georgetown 海景二卧房
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N-Suite LUXURY DUPLEX SUITE
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Sea + City view 3BR suite in Georgetown 简约风海景三卧套房
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The Selesa 2 Bedroom Suite in Georgetown 乔治市二卧家庭套房
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Sparkling City View 2BR Suite*Georgetown 乔治市中心清新套房
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40% off | 9m to Georgetown |NETFLIX| StraitsQuay#2
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【SEAVIEW】INFINITY POOL •Georgetown 2BR •WiFi 191
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Deluxe Suite (1), 1br, Cottage (1)
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【SEAVIEW】High Floor 3BR •WiFi •Washer •USM 43A1

Vacation rentals with pools in Penang

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180° SUNRISE Seaview Seaside Duplex Lv21 无敌海景日出海边
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巴厘风格无敌日出海景 Maritime Multi Sunrise Seaview Balinese
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☀ Couples Getaway VX ☀ Cozy Suites | 舒适城市公寓
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Maritime Full Seaview Duplex Suites ^无敌全海景~
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The Scenic @ 218 Macalister @ Seaview
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D9 Luxury Seaview Sunrise Karaoke, Gurney 无敌大海景
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  2. Jelutong
#Maritime*3*The Rhythm of the Sea @ 日出无敌全海景
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The Live @ Beacon Suite @ FREE WIFI @ Georgetown
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Modern 8Pax 2R2B Condo @ Macalister 218 Georgetown
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💕🏠CozySuite @Strait Garden Suite💕100 MBPS Wifi⚡
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Haiya Sunrise Sea-view 海涯全海景民宿 [Sanitized]
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Newly Renovated Mediterranean Studio 乔治市小套房

Your guide to Penang

All About Penang

The state of Penang comprises a strip of Malaysia’s mainland and Penang Island, directly off the coast of western Malaysia. Ornate, gold-brushed temples are dotted throughout the state, with the hilltop Kek Lok Si Temple in Air Itam as a prime example with its giant Buddhist statues and colorful lanterns. Penang Island’s capital, George Town, is the state’s cultural hub; its historical center is a UNESCO World Heritage City. At its busy night markets, street vendors cook up delicious local dishes like the classic char koay teow (shrimp fried with flat noodles) and Indian snacks like putu mayong (rice vermicelli topped with shredded coconut and sugar). Wander through the heart of George Town and you’ll find dozens of giant murals by local and international artists. Some 3D paintings are optical illusions, while others support local causes.

Penang is home to dozens of museums highlighting its history and contemporary life. The Penang State Museum and Art Gallery in George Town, in an 1817 former school, houses artifacts including traditional instruments, weapons, and photos; the art gallery has permanent and rotating exhibitions of contemporary sculpture, photography, film, and painting.


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

Penang has tropical, hot, and humid weather year-round. The rainiest time of year usually lasts from April to November. In winter, the three-day Hindu festival of Thaipusam sees colorful processions from George Town’s historic center to the more than 500 steps leading to Arulmigu Sri Balathandayuthapani Waterfall Hilltop Temple. Throughout the summer, Penang celebrates public holidays like Malaysia’s Independence Day on August 31 with parades, food, and local performances.

In the fall, Deepavali, known as the Festival of Lights, recognizes the Hindu new year, when local Hindu temples and homes are illuminated to represent the start of a positive new year. For weeks leading up to Deepavali, you can shop from local vendors selling handmade saris, home decor, and sweets throughout the Little India neighborhood in George Town.

In the spring, all of Malaysia celebrates Wesak Day, a national public holiday and vibrant festival where extravagant floats are adorned with lights, flowers, and Buddhist symbols to celebrate Buddha’s birthday.


What are the top things to do in Penang?

Temple of Nine Emperor

The Chinese Temple of Nine Emperor in Butterworth on Penang’s mainland is an elaborately decorated Taoist temple resembling ancient architecture with carved dragons along its pagoda roofs. The best time to visit is at night, when the archways to the temple are lit and embellished with hanging red lanterns. Leading up to Chinese New Year, the temple hosts night markets with vegetarian versions of typical Chinese dishes like pork char siew and roast duck, as is the custom at this time of year.

Penang National Park

The 3,000-acre Penang National Park is one of the world’s smallest national parks, packed with dense rainforest and two palm-tree-lined beaches. You might spot dusky leaf monkeys or long-tailed macaques on your trek through heavy jungle bush along the 4.5-mile Pantai Kerachut Trail to Turtle Beach, named for the turtles that nest on its shores.

Pinang Peranakan Mansion

This 19th-century mansion turned museum in George Town houses thousands of artifacts detailing Peranakan history — the mix of Chinese, Malay, and Indonesian heritage — in Malaysia over the last 200 years. The building’s dramatic facades and balcony-adorned courtyards conceal ornate rooms filled with European and Chinese antique furniture, traditional clothing, and dishware.

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