Lone Pine Hotel is a five star hotel located in Batu Feringhi, Pulau Pinang. The hotel is located along the beach of Feringhi so the view will definitely be amazing. The beach is privately for the guests of the hotel so the guests are able to spend their time enjoying the view and doing some water activities as well. The location of this hotel is not only very close to the beach but on the other side of the hotel is the stretch of road of Batu Feringhi. The good thing about it is, there is an abundance of restaurants of food from all over the world. At night on the other hand, the road will be filled with hawkers. There is a night market opened along the road. This hotel has 4 different types of room and also suites. There are a total of 90 rooms all together. There are 3 different types of restaurants in the hotel. There will be different varieties for the guest since all of the restaurants offer different cooking style. This hotel is able to cater to any of the needs of the guest whether it is purely for a holiday or if they have a specific function in mind such as meetings or weddings. This hotel is definitely one of the top choices in Batu Feringhi. It will gurantee comfort, luxury and also tranquility to their guests.
How to get to Lone Pine Hotel
Pulau Pinang is a small island. Batu Feringhi is one part of the island. It is a long road therefore it is not that hard to find this hotel. In order to go to Pulau Pinang you may drive; take a bus or a plane. By driving from Kuala Lumpur, it will take around 4 hours and 9 minutes. It will vary depending on the traffic if the highway. Batu Feringhi is usually quite easy to maneuver unless it is peak hour but it won’t be too long before it will disperse once everyone has gotten to their offices. Airplanes land at the Penang International Airport. From there, it’s around 32.4 kilometres to get to the hotel and will take roughly around 1 hour drive. However if one were to take the bus, they need to take the bus at Komtar Bus Terminal where the bus will make the journey to one of its stops in Batu Feringhi. Now that the technology has spread, there are a lot of car rides like Uber and Grab to make the journey easier and cheaper so this is definitely another way to go about getting to the hotel. Some of the landmark to make the hotel easier to be found would be Amusement Park Adventure Zone and also the Batu Feringhi McDonalds. Other than that would be the many other hotels beside it such as Golden Sands Resort Penang and also Holiday Inn Resort Penang.
Different Types of Rooms in Lone Pine Hotel
Lone Pine Hotel has rooms and suites. Then these rooms and suites then can be further broken down to Deluxe, Super Deluxe, Premier and also Premier Garden. All the room ensures comfort. It has Wifi for the guests to use. Besides that all the rooms there are far from the noise so the guests are able to relax with comfort without any disturbances.
Deluxe Room is a 45 square meter room facing the sea with a plunge bath at the balcony. It has 2 single beds in the room. Super Deluxe Room on the other hand has a double bed with the size of 55 square meters. It also has a separate day bed overlooking the sea. Premier Room is suitable for a family as it has two double beds and a spacious bathroom. It is 52 square meters. The Premier Garden room is a room with a king bed and a separate day bed. The room opens to the nature and overlooks the Andaman Sea.
Deluxe Suite is a bigger room with 63 square meters. It has a large day bed with an additional wardrobe. Premier Suite has a separate living area in the suite. It has a super king bed and a luxurious bathroom that has ‘His’ and ‘Hers’ hand basin. The Grand Deluxe Suite is an 89 square meter room that overlooks the sea with a separate living and dining area. The super king seized bed is included together with a luxurious bathroom and a private balcony. The Grand Premier Suite is the only suite that has a kitchenette in the area. It is a two bedroom suite with view of the sea and also living and dining area. Not to mention the bathroom has a ‘His’ and ‘Hers’ basin.
Restaurants and Cafes in Lone Pine Hotel
There are three dining areas in this hotel therefore the guests will be able to choose from the variety without even leaving the hotel.
The Bungalow is a dining space by the beach. This is the place where the guest would come for breakfast and continue to serve throughout the day. They offer local food such as Penang wok-fried noodles and Hainanese specialties. There are also poolside snacks and pastas.
Matsu is a Japanese restaurant in the hotel where they offer some of the best seafood dish, meat grilled on Japanese charcoal grill or have bento boxes. It authenticity will make you forget that you are in Penang.
Batubar is a dinner place where you may relax by listening to the sound of the beach and to some nice music. You may also order some drinks to compliment the ambiance. They have tapas menu should one feel like having a bite. It is open until 1 am so it is definitely a nice place to spend time with friends and family.
Facilities and Activities in Lone Pine Hotel
There are plenty of facilities available here in the hotel. Some of the facilities are the basic ones such as bellhop, concierge, money changer, express check-in, 24 hour reception, luggage storage, porter and also parking space. They also offer shuttle to the airport and to other famous places in Penang Island. A more elaborate facilities would be the presence of spa, gym, a little shop that sells handicrafts and snacks that they call ‘Gerai’ and also games room. All of these facilities are meant for the hotel guest but with some fee to it. The game room has video games and also board games. Therefore the kids are able to spend their time here.
Besides that, the hotel has venues that can cater to any event or functions. They have three venues with different size and location in the hotel. The hotel is able to accommodate according to the plan of the guests. Being a hotel beside the beach, the hotel is open for any wedding functions. They even offer packages for a full wedding to be held there. They also offer a service to plan for a proposal. Meetings are also held here often. Hence the hotel has come up with packages to assist in making the meeting more productive such as complimentary Wifi, PA systems and also LCD Projectors.
Interesting Places near Lone Pine Hotel
Penang Hill - Penang Hill is the hilltop area whereby tourist would come and oversee the whole city from a higher standpoint. Not to mention it has a cooler temperature. Tourists may take the funicular train up or for those who wishes may also hike up the hill.
Kek Lok Si Temple - Being the largest Buddhist temple in South East Asia, this too would bring those who visit here up using a funicular train. This train will lead to a giant, one hundred foot high, bronze statue of Kuan Yin, the Goddess of Mercy. Many believers also come here to make their prayers to the goddess.
Effective from June 1, 2014, the City Council of Penang will impose a Local Council Tax of MYR 3 per room per night for 4 and 5-star hotels, and MYR 2 per room per night for 0 to 3-star hotels. The star rating will be in accordance to the rating from Local Council and should the rating differ from the website, the local council rating will apply. This fee is being included in Hotel's Room Rate.
With effect from 01 September 2017, with reference to the Law of Malaysia Act 791, Tourism Act 2017, hotel guests who are non-Malaysian or non-Permanent Resident of Malaysia, are committed to a Tourism Tax of MYR 10.00 nett per room night of stay as determined and imposed by the Malaysian Government, which is not included in the reservation and will be collected by the hotel upon check in. This is to be applied in-addition to existing fees/taxes levied and the existing local tourism fee in Penang.
Lone Pine is a non-smoking hotel. Please check with us for the designated smoking areas. Thank you.
Extra person is chargeable at MYR159.00 nett per night. Extra bed is subject to availability upon arrival.
Effective from 13th May 2020 to 31st July 2020, all our F&B outlet will be on limited service.
Lone Pine , The Boutique Hotel by The Beach will operate on limited services from 09 November 2020 to 06 December 2020. Please be advised on the following: Restaurant operations will commence from 7.00am to 3.00pm daily Breakfast will be served from 7.00am to 10.30am ( ala carte only ) Lunch will be served up to 3.00 pm ( ala carte only ). Dinner service is not available. In-Room Dining service is available with similar timing until the restriction is lifted. Swimming pools and bar operations will be temporarily ceased. Essential resort-based services such as security ,BOMBA and utilities will remain operational during this period.
RM3.00nett Local Government Fee per room per night will be collected at the hotel