Penang, a state in northwest Malaysia, and listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site in 2008, is well-known for its beaches and food. Gurney Drive, located in George Town is the place to stay if you want to be close to hawker delights and exciting restaurants by the sea. Other attractions include Gurney Plaza shopping mall, Gurney Drive Hawker Centre, Penang Hill, and the famous Batu Feringghi area known for its white sandy beaches and water activities. Are you ready to see the top Airbnb vacation rentals you can stay in Gurney Drive? Let’s go!
This comfortable private room with one queen-size bed and shared bathroom sleeps up to 2 guests. You can access the Wi-Fi, watch local TV shows or DVD movies in the living room or sit by the balcony to enjoy the great sea view. Feel free to use the kitchen for light cooking. The apartment is located beside two shopping malls, Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon. Gurney Drive Hawker Centre is only a minute’s walk away!
Cozy Room @ Gurney
Located at the famous waterfront promenade of Gurney Drive, this air-conditioned studio suite with private bath has one queen bed and two single beds. Wi-Fi, TV, and bath essentials are provided. There is also a mini pantry and dining area with table and two chairs. You will be a 3-to-5-minute walk to Gurney Drive Hawker Centre, the hop-on and off bus station and Gurney Plaza shopping mall.
Deluxe Family Suites at Gurney - 4 Pax (iBook9)
This two-bedroom and two-bathroom contemporary studio suite is renovated and designed with Scandinavian interiors and inspired by the minimalist concept. Located on the ground floor of the building with private entrance, it is fully air-conditioned and equipped with free high-speed Wi-Fi connection. You will be a 20-minute drive from Penang Bridge and Batu Feringghi beach.
Modern Scandinavian Suites Room Gurney Drive (iB5)
Hosted by the same person for our second and third listing, this fully air-conditioned one-bedroom suite with two baths sleeps up to 6 persons. There is Wi-Fi access, a living room with sofa bed, TV, mini pantry and a dining area. Bath essentials are provided. If you’re done visiting the vicinity at Gurney Drive, take a 45-minute drive to Entopia by Penang Butterfly Farm to see live butterflies, insects, and experience the interactive workshops there.
Superior 1-Bedroom Gurney Suites 4-6 Pax (iBook8)
Located along Solok Gurney 1, this twin room with two single beds and one private bath sleeps 2 persons. You will enjoy the air-conditioning, Wi-Fi access and bath essentials. Wendy’s and 7 Eleven convenience store is literally at your doorstep and a short walk will get you to Gurney Drive Hawker Centre, the hop-on and off bus station, and Gurney Plaza shopping mall.
GurneyBNB -Twin Room - Ensuite
This studio apartment in a condominium has a king-size bed and bath, perfect if you’re looking for a sweet honeymoon getaway. Located at Tanjung Tokong, you will have a balcony that overlooks the entire stretch of Gurney Drive promenade. There’s air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, TV and bath essentials. You can also access the shared pool and gym. You will be a short walk away to Island Plaza shopping mall. Gurney Drive Hawker Centre and Gurney Plaza shopping mall is a slightly further walking distance away.
HoneyMoon Luxury Suite
Situated near Kampung Masjid Bagan, this condominium with sea view has three bedrooms and two baths. Able to house up to 7 guests, you will have access to air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, TV and bath essentials. The kitchen is also equipped with cooking basics, oven, microwave, stove, and refrigerator. There are also family-friendly features like the crib, high chair, children’s dinnerware, toys, and books. Gurney Drive Hawker Centre and Gurney Plaza shopping mall are a short walking distance away.
(Gurney) 3BR2B Pearl Haven
This is a double storey house built in the 70s located in a posh residential area of George Town. This listing gives you access to the ground floor apartment with attached bathrooms and a studio suite housing up to 7 occupants. Air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, TV, and bath essentials are provided. Situated near Tingkat Kelawai, you’re just a 5-minute walk to Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon shopping malls.
Terrace 9 @ Classic | 南洋九 | Gurney | George Town
Located at Tanjung Tokong, this three-bedroom and two-bathroom apartment overlooks the sea. The basics like air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, TV and bath essentials are provided. There’s also a kitchen with refrigerator and stove if you’re planning to prepare your own meals. But why do that when you can take a 5-minute walk to Gurney Drive Hawker Centre, Gurney Plaza, and Gurney Paragon shopping malls? Take a 10-minute drive and you will get to Penang Avatar Secret Garden. Be wowed there!
Cozy & convenient condo @ Tanjung Tokong
This spacious four-bedroom apartment with two bathrooms accommodates 7 to 10 guests at one time. It is fully equipped with all that you need to make this a comfortable home away from home. Long-term stay of more than 28 days is allowed so contact the host fast before this price-friendly apartment gets fully booked. Situated in the heart of Georgetown and near the beachfront, you’re a 15-minute drive from Straits Quay Marina Mall.
Amazing Sea View Condo
Visit another side of George Town
From Gurney Drive, take a 5-minute Uber or Grab ride to UNESCO World Heritage Site Buffer Zone. There is so much to see and you will probably need to spend a full day or two walking the streets and visiting the different attractions. We recommend strolling the alleys and streets of Penang Little India and you will be surprised to see the creative street arts in the neighborhood. There are several museums not to be missed — Wonderfood Museum, Sun Yat Sen Museum Penang, Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, and the Ghost Museum to spice things up a little. You must also find your way to the Clan Jetties Of Penang, featuring a traditional village of rustic houses on stilts over the water.
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