Seberang Perai, Malaysia · 32 hotels available
Chai Leng Park Penang is a neighbourhood in Seberang Jaya. Named after its developer, Gan Chai Leng who developed the area out of mangrove land in the 1960s, Chai Leng Park or Jalan Gan Chai Leng is famous for its local food feast, apart from being the one of the busiest business centres in Penang. Leading shopping malls, financial centres, banks, hotels as well as well known eateries, this place is always crowded with people from day to night. Located only a few minutes away from Penang International Airport, ferry and terminal, visitors come from all over the country to enjoy the tantalizing and scrumptious street food prepared by the hawkers. The crowd usually gets bigger at night.
The only port operator in Malaysia that operates ferry services linking between Georgetown (Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal) and Butterworth on the mainland (Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal), Penang Ferry Terminal is one of its kind. Its a great crossing over to Penang Island from Butterworth while enjoying an impressive panorama and moment through out the ferry ride. For a backpacker, this will be the cheapest and convenient mode of transportation to Penang Island. But if you are here for a family trip, this would be a significant experience, especially with kids. Penang Ferry Terminal operates a fleet of four ferries on a daily basis with 20 – 30 minutes arrival intervals from 5.20 am to 10.00p.m and one ferry from 10.00 pm to 1.00a.m with an arrival interval of 1 hour.
For those who are keen to shop and have a plenty of time in Penang, why not spare some time strolling around and shop at Queensbay Mall. It is currently one of the largest shopping malls in the island of Penang with a gross built of 2.5 million square feet and over 1 million square feet net of lettable area. And of course, the larger the mall the more the goods to be shopped there! Apart from that, there are many other attractions to be found especially at the leisure and entertainment zone such cinema, laser battle and Toys Land. You can also enjoy variety of local and international scrumptious cuisines at miscellaneous eateries available here. This mall is located only 6.2 km from the airport.
Known as a Luxury five star hotel strategically located in the pulsating heart of Seberang Jaya, there are 303 rooms and suites designed tastefully with guests comfort in mind to ensure a stay that is both restful and productive. Equipped with excellent amenities, you will get to enjoy memorable views and breathe of fresh air from the selected rooms with a private balconies. The Light Hotel is an ideal place for both business and leisure travelers who seek perfection in every aspect. With a unique specialty and cosy interior concept, guest gets to embark on a culinary journey of diverse tastes and themes ranging from local all-time favorites to delicious international fares at the restaurants here. Also, there is Ratu Spa, a traditional Baliness wellness sanctuary to loosen up your body, mind and soul.
Sunway Hotel Seberang Jaya is especially ideal for corporate executive and tourist who seeks easy access to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, eco nature tourist spots and commercial zones in Penang. Strategically located in the center of Seberang Jaya at the intersection of the North-South and East- West Highways, some of the attractions nearby are Chai Leng Park (1.55 km), Butterworth Ferry Terminal (3.73 km), Penang Ferry Terminal (6.29 km), Fort Cornwallis (Padang Kota Lama) (6.61 km). All 202 rooms and suites here combine contemporary classic earthen tones that is highlighted by soft lighting, to pull you into a world of relaxation. Offering a panoramic view of Seberang Jaya’s skyline, this place is absolutely a welcome respite for the drained traveller.