Best Hotels in Penang, Malaysia’s Pearl of the Orient

Penang is one of Malaysia’s states and is located in the northwest part of the country. Penang is called Pearl of the Orient due to its natural beauty and splendor. The name Penang is derived from “pinang” which means betel nut. The capital of Penang is George Town which is famous for Kapitan Keling Mosque, Khoo Kongsi House, and Fort Cornwallis.

The island is a favorite destination for many tourists because of its scenery, unique cultural heritage, and urban sophistication.

Be it for business, luxury, family or beach holiday, there is something for you from our vast list of Penang hotels. Many properties can be found near good locations providing great value for money.

There are lots to see and do in Penang. Kek Lok Si Temple founded more than a century is the largest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia. Chinese Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion reflects the Chinese architecture of the 18th and 19th-century. For thrilling adventures, go to Escape Adventureland and Adventure Zone Theme Park. The Made in Penang is a 3D Interactive Museum which is fun and exciting.

Excited for your Penang holiday? has curated a list of hotels in Penang Island for your holiday of a lifetime.