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Hotels near Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque

Penang Island, Malaysia · 49 hotels available

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Popular hotels near Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque

Pangsapuri Masjid Terapung

Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Taman Tanjung Bunga, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

New Hope Inn

550G, Jalan Tanjung Bunga, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

Qube Hotel

547-S, Jalan Wee Hein Tze , Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

Lost Paradise Resort

262, Jalan Batu Feringghi,,, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

8.7 / 10

Very Good

Leisure Cove Hotel & Apartments

563, Jalan Wee Hein Tze, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

7.9 / 10

Good

Sea Home Stay

547-S, Jalan Wee Hein Tze, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

Delite Guest House 09 @ Batu Ferringhi

09, Jalan Pantai Batu, Shamrock Beach, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

Delite Guest House No 13 @ Batu Ferringhi

13, Jalan Pantai Batu, Taman Shamrock, Shamrock Beach, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

The Boutique Villa @ Tanjung Bungah

713 Jalan Lembah Permai, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

Chymes

547-K Jalan Wee Hein Tze, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

Delite Guest House 03 @ Batu Ferringhi

03, Solok Pantai Batu 1, Shamrock Beach, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

Penang Hills Bungalows

5 Solok Pantai Batu 1, Ferringhi Beach, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

New Corner Shamrock Beach Villas Seaview

Solok Pantai Batu 1, Pantai Shamrock, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

Shamrock Beach Villas

Jalan Pantai Batu, Pantai Shamrock, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

Shamrock Beach Villa

13, Solok Pantai Batu 2, Pantai Shamrock, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

Delite Guest House 13 @ Batu Ferringhi

13, Jalan Pantai Batu, Shamrock Beach, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11000

Shamrock Beach Villas 12

Jalan Pantai Batu, Pantai Shamrock, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

SHAMROCK BEACH VILLAS SEAVIEW 15

Solok Pantai Batu 2, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

SHAMROCK BEACH VILLAS 9

Solok Pantai Batu 2, Batu Feringghi, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11100

TM Resort Tanjung Bungah

535, Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Taman Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island, Malaysia, 11200

About

The Floating mosque, one of the most popular tourist attraction in Tanjung Bungah is Malaysia’s first floating mosque, so its uniqueness is guaranteed. With the combination of local and Middle Eastern elements within its architecture, this mosque can accomodate 1500 worshippers at one time. During the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, the floating mosque was one of the most severely hit building and it was then being rebulit in 2005. This mosque dwells at the heart of this serene Tanjung Bungah, a suburb that is located about 11km northwest of George Town, Penang, Malaysia and known for its mesmerizing beach, with several fantastic hotels and resorts lining within the area. Nested along the northern coast of Penang Island between Batu Ferringhi and Tanjung Tokong, rapid urbanisation which began in 1980s has led to the mushrooming of residential high-rises in this area nowadays. Being visited for its stunning design and historical value, this mosque is sure a must visit venue for the tourists!

How to Get There

Here are some of the many different ways to reach the floating mosque.

By Plane

If the flight is straight to Penang, the drop-off would be at Penang International Airport. It would take approximately 45 minutes if the flight if from KLIA or KLIA 2.

These are the airplanes flying from locally to Penang.

  • AirAsia
  • MAS
  • FireFly
  • Malindo

Once you are at the airport, you can hop on the Rapid Penang bus, UBER or a taxi straight to mosque.

By Bus

To get to the floating mosque, one must first get be in Penang and one convenient way to get to Penang is by bus. From KL, it would usually take about 5 hours depending on the traffic and from up north, Sungai Petani, Kedah, it would usually take about 45 minutes to an hour. Once landed in the main bus terminal in Komtar, hop on the efficient Rapid Penang bus that goes directly to Tanjung Bungah.

Hotels

Lost Paradise Resort

At this tranquil hotel, you will get to unwind and enjoy the serenity of the beach with warm and excellent service. Apart from its strategic location, this beach hotel is very close to Tanjung Bungah Market and Eden Parade Shopping Centre. With 40 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions, complimentary wireless Internet access to keeps you connected, there are also DVD players, private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers as well as ceiling fans, and daily housekeeping to keep you comfortable.

Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort

With rooms equipped with modern amenities that make you feel at home, there are 315 tastefully decorated suites perfect for both business and leisure, all with their own private balcony, offering spectacular view of the ocean and hills here at Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort. Apart from being an ideal retreat vanue, this resort also is an excellent area to rest and watch the sunset while exquisite food being served.

Leisure Cove Hotel and Apartments

A perfect getaway for families, business travellers or the urban explorer, Leisure Cove Hotel and Apartments features 70 suites ranging from 2 bedroom suites to deluxe rooms. Located about 15 minutes from the town centre and 10 minutes away from Batu Feringghi, this superb hotel is equipped with facilities like a rooftop pool with beautiful views, local styled restaurant, 13 great channels to choose from and fast WiFi throughout the building.

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