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Beautiful Luxury Home in Penang

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Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights


Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Seri Tanjung Pinang - Marina Suite at Straits Quay

Make your Penang stay unforgettable at our top-floor, corner unit!

The one-bedroom condo apartment (950 square feet) is outfitted with a spacious master bedroom with a king-sized bed, leather reclining chair, and bathroom with bathtub, wall-TV, and an overhead shower. There is an additional bathroom connected to the living room area. The furnished living room has comfortable seating with a TV (English cable channels and a DVD player) and large windows. There is also a large corner balcony and outdoor seating for ultimate relaxation. This unit also features a full kitchen, washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, and hairdryer.

This unit is well-suited for single occupancy, a couple, or a family with young children (two small mattresses will be provided upon request).

WiFi access is included, as well as a collection of books and DVDs. Towels and linen sheets will be provided. A cleaning service and parking spot is available, upon request.

Due to its location, the unit is slightly larger than other 1 bd/2 bt units in the Marina Suites. It also has mountain views!

Guests have access to a beautiful infinity-pool that is located in a terrace lined with frangipani trees. There is a children's pool and bathroom and showers for residents and guests. There is also a tennis court, fully-equipped gym, outdoor seating, and lounge seats.

On each floor, there is a lounging area with several sofas and a marina and ocean view.

The Marina Suites at Straits Quay is a development by the famous E&O Hotel Group and touts incredible design and aesthetic sentiments. The unit is located right above easily-accessible waterfront restaurants, cafes, bars, boutiques, massage parlors, hair salons, bike rental, and Sam's Groceria (a grocery store with local and Western goods). Tesco and other restaurants are less than a ten minute walk away.

(Just for your information, construction of another building has just started in the adjacent lot.)

The neighborhood around Straits Quay is very clean, safe, and convenient in its closeness to restaurants and other amenities.

Spend your time enjoying a drink on the balcony. Or perhaps you'd rather spend your afternoon relaxing in the living room, with the ocean breeze blowing through the windows. Or you might want to head downstairs to enjoy a classy meal or listen to live music at a pub by the water. Take the kids to Straits Green, a free and clean water play area walking distance from the apartment. And don't forget to enjoy a walk day or night by the water, on paved walkways.

Rapid Bus line 102 picks up minutes from the unit. Rapid Bus line 101 picks up across from Tesco (about 10 minute walk). There is also easy access to taxis right outside the unit. A free shuttle van to Batu Feringghi and George Town is available for residents. There is also transport to E&O Hotel in George Town via a water taxi (11:30 am and 6:30 pm on weekdays and 11:30 am to 7:30 pm on weekends, with a 20-minute journey time).

Our unit is in a wonderful location as it is located in between George Town and Batu Ferringhi, and down the road from Gurney. Spend a few days exploring the historical UNESCO city and a few more walking along the beaches or checking out The Tropical Spice Garden, The Penang Butterfly Farm, or ESCAPE Theme Park on the other side of the island.

Discounts are provided for a week-stay and a month-long stay!


More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Shuyin & David Nguyen
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 September, 2016

About Shuyin & David Nguyen

We are Californians living and working as teachers in Penang. We love traveling, discovering the food of Southeast Asia, and experiencing the adventures of living abroad.

**We are two sisters and their husbands. You can expect to meet & interact with any one of us during your stay.**

Why Shuyin & David Nguyen chose Tanjung Tokong

It comfortably fits two and is centrally located in between George Town and Batu Ferringhi. Enjoy the spacious bedroom, outdoor seating, a stellar ocean view, and a breeze every day!


2 holidaymaker reviews

Beautiful Luxury Home in Penang
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews


  • 5 of 5

One of the best apartment and area we have been.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

A friendly couple owns this lovely one bedroom apartment. It is conveniently located in an upscale area and within a private residential block within Straits Quay, which means that you have easy access to the mall comprising a number of restaurants, bars and supermarket. This is a place to be if you want to be away from the hustle and bustle ie it is in a very quiet part of town. The apartment is comfortable, clean and tastefully furnished. There is a fully functioning kitchen and washing area for your use and is well stocked with the required necessities. This is a top floor unit with a big balcony, although it faces away from the sea but you will still be able to get some seaview at certain parts of the unit ie the living room and left hand side of the balcony. The gym is small but sufficiently equipped and generally unused. The swimming pool area is also large enough for a decent lap. Travel-wise, it was easy to get a taxi to get to anywhere on the island. To put things into perpspective, it would take you 15-20mins to get to Georgetown in a car. Overall, it was a very enjoyable and relaxing stay. Thanks Shuli & Miguel for making it a wonderful holiday!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Penang International Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Healy Mac's
Nearest Ferry
7 Kilometres
Georgetown Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Penang Golf
Nearest Train
11 Kilometres
Butterworth Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Straits Quay Marina Mall
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Tanjung Bunga
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Seri Tanjung Pinang, Penang

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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £164

Discounts are provided for weekly or monthly stays!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Seri Tanjung Pinang in Penang

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Guest bathroom with a shower and toilet.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King-sized bed, day bed, leather reclining chair, and a spacious bathroom with bathtub and overhead shower.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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