Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
Add: 25-A, Farquhar Street 10200 Penang
Tel: +60 4 263 316
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.
An easy stroll from the businesses and shopping malls of the
city’s commercial district, the hotel is only minutes from the
fascinating architectural melting pot of Georgetown’s UNESCO
World Heritage-listed Old Town. In this multicultural district,
grand 18th-century houses from the British colonial era stand
alongside Chinese shophouses, imposing mosques and colourful
Buddhist and Hindu temples
Island is a 15 to 20-minute ferry ride from mainland Penang on
the Malaysian Peninsula. There are two bridges connecting the
island to the mainland, namely Penang Bridge and the Second
Penang Bridge (Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’Adzam Shah Bridge). Penang
International Airport sees incoming flights from many
international destinations, such as China, Hong Kong, Singapore,
Thailand, Indonesia, Taiwan and Vietnam.
As Penang has a tropical climate, it is advisable to wear cool
clothing. It is usually sunny, but the heat is moderate and
still comfortable to walk around outdoors. Shopping malls and
restaurants are equipped with air-conditioning so you may want
to carry along a light cover-up. If you are attending a formal
function, a western-style suit or a batik shirt for men is
permissible. To be safe, check with your host before the event.
It is a requirement to dress modestly when visiting places of
worship. Mosques will often prepare appropriate cover-ups for
tourists. Shoes should also be removed when entering places of
More Tourism Info.: https://mypenang.gov.my/
Malaysia tourist visa requirements are fairly easy to follow.
Most nationalities are exempt from tourist visa. Rest can avail
eVisa or visa waiver.
Malaysia eVisa process is completely online and an electronic
visa is issued. Both eVisa and visa waiver is for short-term
visits only. More and more countries are being added to eVisa
system making the visa application process much easier and
Apply your eVisa through the link:
https://www.windowmalaysia.my/evisa/evisa.jsp . eVisa can be
applied up to 30 days in advance.