BAYVIEW GEORGETOWN, PENANG
In the heart of Penang Island’s vibrant capital, the Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang combines contemporary style with an enviable central setting. You can relax in one of 340 tastefully appointed rooms and suites , and host distinguished events in sophisticated boardrooms and an elegant ballroom. The open-air Sky Bar is the perfect place to sip a cocktail as you take in panoramic rooftop views from one of the best nightspots in Penang.
The hotel is ideally set for business or leisure. Our extensive meeting and events facilities are complemented by high-tech equipment and free WiFi throughout. The Lobby Lounge serves drinks and snacks by day, while in the evening it’s the place to enjoy live music over crafted cocktails or a chilled glass of wine. Airy Kopitiam serves local specialities like classic Malay fish curries, as well as signature Western cuisine. In the rooftop Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant , you can savour an international buffet every evening while enjoying views across Georgetown and the Straits of Malacca.
HOW TO REACH
Penang International Airport allows for good air connectivity to the many attractions Penang has to offer. Some of the major airlines operating out of the airport include Malaysia Airlines, SilkAir, Thai Airways International, Tiger Airways, Jetstar Asia Airways, Dragonair, Hong Kong Express Airways, China Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Lion Air, Sriwijaya Air and Wings Air. Domestically, how to reach Penang by air is easy with several regular flights operating between Penang and the cities of Kuala Lumpur, Kuching, Kota Kinabalu, Johor Bahru, Langkawi and Kota Bharu. There are also several flights operating to and from international destinations like Singapore, Bangkok, Jakarta, Hong Kong, Taipei and Guangzhou providing for regular air connectivity between these cities and Penang.
Penang attractions are connected to the railways by the Butterworth railway station, which is located on the mainland near the main ferry boarding point. There are regular train services that connect Penang tourist places to Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Singapore and even Bangkok.
Penang tourist places are well connected via many bus services to other locations in Malaysia like Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu, and the Perhentian Islands. How to reach Penang by bus is easy with many operators like Fivestars, Konsortium, Plusliner/Nice, Transnasional, and Mutiara operating on the routes to and from Penang. Between Kuala Lumpur and Penang, there are also operators like Aeroline, who offer luxury buses with many amenities like personal TV screens and more comfortable seating available. Penang attractions are also connected via bus services to and from Singapore and cities in Thailand. The main point for boarding buses is the new bus terminal at Sungai Nibong that is about 12 km from the city centre.