When you considering visiting one of the heritage towns located in North of Malaysia, Penang, you might think where to stay to be strategic to access to the attractions that available in the town area. Many hotels are available in Penang, especially nearby the attractions such as Tanjung Bunga, Batu Ferringhi, and Gurney Drive.
Stay in the strategic place which enables you to move around the Penang city more flexible and easier, especially those who are not driving, it will be difficult for them to travel around the Penang city without a car and to live far away from the city.
So, there are many Hotel in Penang that is strategically located near the attractions that available there. Such a hotel in Penang also provide variety facility, service to the customer, so it is convenient for the customer to do whatever they want.
Some of the resort Penang Malaysia is near to the convenient shop event at the shopping centre, the tourist able to go to the shopping centre by walking distance. This is very convenient for tourists. Some hotel in Penang also located near the convenience store where the resident of the hotel able to access to convenient store easily when they need it.
Other than that, Penang also famous about their local food in the world. Many tourists that come over the world to Penang is craving for the localized food in Penang. So, there are also many hotel and resort in Penang are accessible to the night market.
Top 3 local food in Penang that you must try
Assam laksa, which originates from the Peranakan (Straits-Chinese) community, is a dish of thick rice noodles served in a spicy and sour fish broth. Penang Assam Laksa is made from mackerel flakes and tamarind which gives a sourish flavour to the broth.
It is a must-try food in Penang, where it is one of the signature food in Penang. You able to find it through the café (Kopitiam) near the Penang city centre, you would be also able to find it from the night market near the gurney drive.
Char Kuay Teow
Penang char kuay teow is a common hawker dish to this island, much sought after by ardent foodies. Hawker centres, particularly in Georgetown and along Gurney Road, are the best places to find this dish.
Penang char kuay teow is known around the world and is Malaysia’s most wee-known variety of char kuay teow out of many other local foods. It is a hawker dish of flat rice noodle stir-fried over an open fire in a large wok together with other ingredients.
One of the signature desserts from Penang is the Penang cendol which located in Penang road. When you come to the Penang road, you definitely must try on the cendol, and it is the best things to try on as Malaysia is hot weather throughout the year, with one bowl of cendol, it may refresh you with ice cooling feeling.
So, if you want interested to try the Assam Laksa, Char Kuay Teow and Penang cendol you able to stay in the Hotel in Penang island Malaysia that is near to Gurney drive, which is easier for you to access to the night market nearby Gurney drive.
Where other places you can go to?
If you like the sea view, beach, and sunlight, you able to stay at the Batu Ferringhi hotel near the beaches. You can experience various beach activities there that provided by the hotel.
You also able to choose to stay in Batu Ferringhi beach resort, where it is near to the nearby such as the nigh market there, you able take a walk to the night market and you might find some local artwork handmade product sold there, if you like it, you can pick it.
Where to book your hotel?
There are many ways to book your hotel for a holiday in Penang, you able to visit the travel agency, travel booking site or the hotel booking site to book the hotel you want. Check out Holiday Inn’s Batu Ferringhi Seaview Beach Resort for the best room in town.
You would also be able to search the hotel you want through searching the keyword “Hotel in Penang Island Malaysia”, and you will able to get the result you want. There will appear plenty of relevant results of the hotel available in Penang.
You would also be able to check the price for the hotel you want to book through online, even though some Penang hotel booking site, it is very convenient. You can now compare the price of the hotel, and select the best beach resort in Penang you want to stay.