Book your room at Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La
Superior Double RoomMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
Executive Double Room, Sea ViewMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
Deluxe Double Room (Sea Facing)Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
Executive SuiteMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Beachfront resort with wireless hotspots
Located on Batu Feringgi Beach, about 15 km (9 miles) from town, this family-friendly resort is 20 minutes away from George Town, a UNESCO world heritage site, near National Park and Night Market.
Recreation and sports
The resort offers recreational activities for all ages: a Family Entertainment Center, an Adventure Zone, a water sport center, 2 pools, 3 tennis courts, and a Par 3 Executive Golf Course.
Space, cable TVs
All 387 guestrooms are at least 30 square meters (323 square feet) and include cable TVs, free high-speed Internet access, mini-refrigerators, and telephones in bathrooms.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
At your hotel
What to expect: Whirring ceiling fans and large open spaces give the lobby an immediate resort feel. Sun-kissed guests in beachwear loiter around the lobby area, some taking time to read in the lounge.
Facilities: Two large lagoon pools and one children's pool with a slide take center stage at the resort. Adventure Zone is an air-conditioned family entertainment facility for children and adults that includes drop slides, play equipment, game zone, and snack counter and cafe. The resort also has a complimentary full-day childcare program from morning till evening, and a fitness facility.
Manicures, pedicures, and various hairstyling services are available at spa/salon. A small shopping area includes an art gallery and souvenir shop-cum-tailor, where outfits can be tailored within three days. A laundry facility with washers and dryers is open for guest use.
Internet access: Public areas, including some restaurants, lobby, function rooms, garden, and pool areas, have wireless Internet access.
Conference/function room(s): The hotel has one 335-square-meter (3,605-square-foot) ballroom for up to 400 people, and four other function rooms of varying sizes, from 58 square meters (624 square feet) to 133 square meters (1,431 square feet). Audiovisual equipment includes an LCD projector, microphone, overhead projector, laser pointer, CD player, and DVD player.
Insider tip: The streets immediately outside the hotel come alive in the late evening with night-market stalls hawking souvenir items, electronic goods, and clothing. Also across the street is a 24-hour convenience store where guests can stock up on drinks and snacks to fill guestroom refrigerators.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 7
- Tennis on site
- Coffee shop or café
- Free breakfast
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Shopping center shuttle (complimentary)
- Arcade/game room
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Total number of rooms - 387
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Picnic area
- Poolside bar
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Number of meeting rooms - 4
- Outdoor tennis courts 3
- Shopping on site
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Children's pool
- Wedding services
- Health club
- Children's club
- Spa services on site
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
In your room
- Premium TV channels
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Complimentary newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Climate control
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- In-room massage available
- Shower/tub combination
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Cable TV service
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room safe
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Room service (24 hours)
Eat and drink
A complimentary buffet breakfast is provided each morning.
Garden Cafe - Casual café on lobby floor. Unenclosed dining area cooled by ceiling fans. Views of garden, pool, and sea. Rattan furnishings with floral upholstery. Serves buffet breakfast and à la carte menu of Western and local cuisine for lunch and dinner; occasional buffets on selected nights during off-peak season (nightly during peak season).
Sigi's Bar and Grill On The Beach - A family-style restaurant. Themed buffets include barbecues, seafood, and healthy salads as well as a variety of local Asian dishes. Restaurant offers tasty children's menu. Alfresco dining on the Batu Feringgi beach. Colorful tablecloths, bright blue chairs and brightly colored hand-painted crockery create a cheerful atmosphere. Band from lounge plays nightly (except Tuesdays). Open for dinners only.
The Shangri-La's fitness center on the ground floor is approximately 50 square meters (538 square feet) and has two treadmills, one step machine, one rowing machine, two bicycles, and a free-weights area. A personal trainer is also on site. Open from early morning till late night.
Two irregularly shaped swimming pools face the beach, and a small children's pool with a slide and a 20-seat jetted pool complements. Pool games are occasionally organized for guests.
The Golden Sands Resort features an Adventure Zone, a 10,300-square-foot indoor Family Entertainment Center with drop slides, modular play equipment, a game zone, and theme birthday party rooms.
Other recreational facilities include 3 tennis courts, La Petanque (French bocce) court, and a Par 3 Executive Golf Course. A water sports center by the beach provides equipment for non-motorized water sports like fishing, canoeing, and windsurfing.
Private operators along the beach provide opportunities for other sports such as jet skiing, parasailing, and horse riding. Across the street from the hotel's front entrance are bicycle and scooter rental shops. Biking trails can be found at Teluk Bahang National Park, about 7 km (4.5 miles) away. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Basketball on site
- Fishing on site
- Rowing or canoeing on site
- Volleyball on site
- Windsurfing on site
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
The fine print for Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Effective June 1, 2014, a state tax will be imposed and collected at the property. The fee will be charged per room, per night. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No pets or service animals allowed
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 3 per accommodation, per night
- Breakfast fee: MYR 53.36 per person (approximately)
- Rollaway bed fee: MYR 150 per night
We should mention
Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
Exclusive Theme Park Ticket Deal
Book a stay August 14 - December 31, 2014 for travel within the same period and receive 30% off admission tickets to Sanrio Hello Kitty Theme Park; Little Big Club, Johor Bahru; and Kidzania, Kuala Lumpur.
Full details at check-in. Guest must present their booking confirmation email to receive discounted admission ticket at the attraction. Discount applies on "regular" rate (RM 110) or "MyKad" rate (RM 85) per ticket, per person which permits entry to Sanrio Hello Kitty Town (SHKT) and The Little Big Club (TLBC); discount applies on RM 75 for children age 3-17 and RM 50 for adults at Kidzania, Kuala Lumpur; free admission for children age 2 and younger. Offer valid for 4 tickets per room, per stay. The redemption period for ticket discount is valid until December 31, 2014. Expired room vouchers will not be re-validated/extended for parks entry. Park tickets are valid for single visit during normal operating park operating hours only. All tickets issued will be validated through the unique code/ ID on the room voucher/s and can be redeemed only once. Redeemed discounted tickets are only valid for same-day, same-person admission into SHKT and TLBC. These tickets are non-transferable and non-detachable for separate admissions or use by different guests. TAR PH Holdings Sdn. Bhd. reserves the right to modify, add or change the rates, policies, and terms and conditions stated above without prior notice. Other restrictions may apply.