Top 13 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia - Updated 2021

airbnb Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia
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Tanjung Bungah literally translates to “Flower Cape”, which is a pretty name suitable for a beautiful suburb by the sea. This quiet suburb of George Town in Penang, Malaysia, lies in the middle of the more crowded and touristy places like Gurney and Batu Feringghi. It will also take you about half an hour to drive to the ever-popular tourist destination of George Town. If you prefer staying somewhere peaceful, Tanjung Bungah is the place to go. Apart from its strategic location, there are plenty of other reasons to visit this destination. Penang is home to great street food and sandy beaches, and people flock to Tanjung Bungah for water sports, especially since Penang Water Sports Centre is located here. When you are not heading to the beach, you can visit shopping malls, night markets, or notable sights like the Floating Mosque and the Penang Toy Museum. If you’re booking a trip here, here is a list of Airbnbs in Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia that we’ve put together for you to have a pleasant stay!

1. Vacation home with sea views (from USD 41)

Have a quiet apartment with a sea view all to yourself in this Tanjung Bungah condo known as TwinTowers. It can comfortably fit four people but you can request for extra floor mattresses if you need more space. A parking spot is provided if you intend to rent a vehicle. You’ll be glad to know that the apartment is 10 minutes away from Penang’s most popular beach, Batu Feringghi, and 15 minutes away from a shopping and food paradise, Gurney Drive! Other nightspots that it is close to include Batu Feringghi and Straits Quay. This place is indeed ideal for a relaxing and peaceful holiday.

【LONG-STAY OFFER】SeaView 2BR •WiFi •Washer •TV TT
Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
82 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing views from the apartment
we enjoyed an amazing view to the sea from living room every day
this apartment has a beautiful view
really pleasant cozy apartment with a nice view
we enjoyed so much with the tv box and the fast internet
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
thomas' place was clean comfortable and well equipped
the place is very clean & comfortable
very well kept n clean
house is clean upon checking in
Host:
the host was friendly and very understanding
thomas and his dad are really great host
thomas is an excellent host
thomas is a great host
very responsive and a good host
Location:
if wish to stay near the beach is a great place
great location ontop of a hill overlooking the sea
thomas is very help in guiding me to the location
it's private & good place to stay yet not too far from the city centre by car
great view affordable price and perfect location in penang
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2. A spacious condominium with a swimming pool (from USD 41)

Situated only minutes away from Georgetown, this spacious Airbnb in Penang’s Tanjung Bungah suburb promises comfort and warmth to its guests, as long as they are not more than four people. The master bedroom comes with a double bed and an additional bed will be provided upon request. Inside the apartment, you can enjoy facilities such as a private bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, and a Bluetooth speaker. Step into the communal swimming pool whenever you feel like relaxing. As a guest of this condo, you will also have access to the jacuzzi, gym, and sauna.

Garden Oasis Penang
Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
117 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
view was great and it was cozy
joe has a beautifully designed apartment with lovely furniture and decor
the balcony and rooms were as pretty as listed on the site with amazing view towards penang sea
condo has amenities like gym and swimming pool as well
good night's sleep guarantied very cozy place to stay
Cleanliness:
clean organized and simple
it is a beautiful and clean apartment
it's clean quiet and relaxing
the house is super clean and perfect designed
very clean beautiful layout and interior design
Host:
joe is an outstanding host
joe is an outstanding host
joe was very helpful and a great host
joe himself is very polite & kind in welcoming and assisting any help or request
joe is absolutely a great host he try everything to let you feel at home
Location:
the location is great - a quiet area which is still close to the happening areas downtown
the location is good too just a couple of minutes drive to town
it is in an amazing location in penang just outside georgetown
accessibility is great as it is near to many places of interest
great location i would absolutely stay here again and recommend it to anyone
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3. Newly refurbished colonial townhouse (from USD 116)

This contemporary Airbnb beach house is a great choice for people traveling with family and friends. Located in a safe and quiet neighborhood by the beach, the house is a walking distance of several eating spots, a mini-mart, and a morning market. You will also enjoy easy access to Batu Feringghi and George Town, and the host is able to provide recommendations for vehicle rental. This home is beautiful and very spacious. It is large enough to accommodate up to 12 people. You will find all the basic amenities such as towels, a washing machine, and an ironing board. Book this vacation rental and experience a true holiday lifestyle.

Newly Refurbished Colonial Townhouse
Tanjung Bungah , Penang, Malaysia
101 reviews
Entire house 7 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rooms have a combination of doubles and single beds and can sleep up to 12 people comfortably
the bathroom looked small but the massive high ceiling above the bathroom made it feel huge
only thing is i expected for slightly better choice of breakfast
the rooms were extremely spacious and the beds were so comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and accessible
very clean and nice place
very clean and tidy
a very clean and comfortable accommodation for staying
house is clean and stylish
Host:
host is friendly & quick response
she is a wonderful host
and the host is always there to help
very nice facilities with very nice host which allow us to check in early
jean is a wonderful host
Location:
great location as nearby beach
functionality of the whole place is good
a wonderful airbnb location with easy access to eateries
beautiful home in a great location
location good with variety of convenience stores and eating place
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4. Budget-friendly room near the beach (from USD 10)

This private room in Tanjung Bungah isn’t just budget-friendly, it’s also conveniently located. The beach is so close - just behind the property - that you’ll be able to hear the ocean from your room. The rental is furnished with a king-size bed and a laptop-friendly work area. Air conditioning is available, so you don’t have to worry about beating the heat. The hosts of this excellent lodge can arrange various activities and services, including airport pick-up, boat trips, fishing, and scuba diving, among others.

Ardour Lodge ~ Mulan *Romantic External Bathtub*
Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
94 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice place but could be better if provide at least one iron
better than i expected there’s bathroom in the room
it was my first time to stay in accommodation with common toilets and i'm not disappointed
Cleanliness:
shared toilets are clean and always dry
the place was kept impeccably clean inside and out back
it's stays clean all the time
the homestay is very nice and clean
the place was beautiful and clean
Host:
host was super nice
caesar is a nice host
caesar is a great host
the host was very polite and helpful during our stay
caesar was always very responsive and helpful
Location:
the location is superb
nice room with good location
nice house good location comfortable feeling
location is good just 1 min walk to beach or food court
the location too is great
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5. Luxurious room in a beachfront villa (from USD 49)

One of the best Airbnbs in Tanjung Bungah, this private room is luxuriously appointed and offers beach views from the windows. The villa is spacious and upscale, with unique decor and a muted color palette, and your sleeping accommodations resemble a hotel suite. You’ll have access to a private bathroom and common areas like the living room and kitchen. Head out to the beach, relax in the garden, or walk to the nearest bus stop to explore the city.

Gray -open gate is beach-Smell Rose beach garden
Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
55 reviews
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tastefully decor and we absolutely love the sea view of our room
gorgeous house with a cosy room and stunning view of the beach right out the gate
comfortable sitting room n shower
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable room
place is clean and nicely decorated as well
everything was very clean and the interior design is amazing
10m from a very decent clean beach
nice and clean property with very good seaview
Host:
great hosts friendly and responds quickly
frin was being amazing as a host quick responses and being helpful all the time
Location:
this is a perfect place for couple
this place is truly amazing
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6. Private room with breathtaking forest views

Couples, solo adventurers, and business travelers in search of rest and relaxation may book this private room at a low cost. The apartment boasts a breathtaking view of a green mountainous forest. It is close to the beaches and there are plenty of great food and eateries around the area. You can also find a convenience store and a wet market nearby. Upon request, the host will kindly offer you a home-cooked meal for you to get a taste of Penang’s food. Your room comes equipped with cupboards, a laundry basket, and air-conditioning. This accommodation will feel like a home away from home with its serenity and a warm-hearted host.

A good place to chill and relax.
Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia
17 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really fast wifi and a comfortable bed
Cleanliness:
lim's home is clean comfortable and quiet
Host:
he was a great host
overall he was a great host
lim wis a friendly host making one immediately comfortable and feeling like being home
lim is an amazing host who went above and beyond to make our stay wonderful
he fixed me dinner and bought snacks and made sure i was comfortable he was very helpful
Location:
his place is very close to the bus station and beach and many nice eateries
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7. Private room in a beach house

In this newly renovated beach house, awaits a spacious room that comes with a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom, air-conditioning, and a fan. You can also make use of the coffee and tea making facilities to kick-start your days. If you would like to have breakfast provided, there will be an additional fee. Apart from the walks by the sea, another perk of staying here would be its huge garden that you can enjoy lounging in. It is right in the middle of the old city of George Town and the popular Batu Ferringhi. Making your way to both places will each take about 20 minutes by bus. The famous Gurney Drive shopping malls are about 10 minutes away by bus, while the nearest luxury shopping mall and the Marina Straits Quay are only five minutes away.

CC's Beach House 5* economy room
22 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

8. Deluxe studio at Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort

In this serviced apartment at Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort, you can appreciate the panoramic view of the golden sandy beaches and the enchanting sea right from your private balcony. Fully air-conditioned for your comfort, you can kick back and expect a well-rested sleep on the king-sized bed. Your room will also be equipped with a mini fridge and a microwave oven. Soothe and unwind in the bathtub after your hectic day of exploring the sights of Penang. The resort lies in between George Town, a UNESCO world heritage site, and Batu Ferringhi. On the days that you are not heading out, you can try a variety of water sports at the beach at different rates. With so much to see and do, this is a fantastic vacation rental that you ought to consider!

PROMO Deluxe Studio Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort
16 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. Cottage-style home

A lovely semi-detached house in a quiet area by a park has private rooms for rent, especially if you want a peaceful and relaxing environment away from the hustle and bustle of George Town. There are four rooms that can accommodate up to eight guests. All rooms have air-conditioning, clean beds and two shared toilets with a water heater. For your convenience, a shampoo and body wash are provided. You will also be given a free toothbrush upon request. You can head over to the balcony if you would like to smoke. Look forward to complimentary coffee and tea that will give you the extra boost before exploring the city. This is a value-for-money option that you shouldn’t miss!

Park side cottage style home.
15 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 4 Guests

10. Private room in a luxurious beach house

This gorgeous beach house is right at the sea amidst a lush green garden. This spacious room comes with a king-sized bed, a private bathroom, air-conditioning, a fan as well as coffee and tea making facilities. Breakfast can be provided (at an additional cost). It is right in the middle of the old city of George Town and the popular Batu Ferringhi. You can choose to take a hop-on-hop-off bus going round most of Penang highlights also stops within 200 meters (500 feet) of the beach house. Should you have a vehicle, there is a parking spot for you on the premises.

CC's Luxury Beachhouse Balcony seaview room
13 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 4 Guests

11. Deluxe studio suite

Treat yourself to a stay at this comfortable suite that comes with a spacious balcony, an attached bathroom, and a compact dining area. All essentials are provided. On top of that, you will have access to WiFi, a hot tub, and a pool. This building is located near a variety of restaurants serving Lebanese, Arabian, Korean and Chinese food. An Indian restaurant in the area is highly recommended by locals and tourists alike. There is also an affordable hawker center in the area. You’ll also be glad to know that the city center of George Town is a short bus ride away. Book this vacation rental now and wake up to an excellent sea-view every day!

Deluxe Studio Suite 2
15 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Guests

12. Private room in Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort

Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort is a comfortable suite with a spacious balcony, an attached bathroom, a kitchenette, and a compact dining area. In the suite, you will find all that you will need for a pleasant stay, from a hot tub to WiFi access. You will also be granted access to facilities like a swimming pool. If you’re looking to visit Penang’s top tourist attractions, this accommodation is conveniently located between George Town, a UNESCO world heritage site, and Batu Ferringhi. You’ll be delighted to know that there are several restaurants nearby, serving a variety of options such as Lebanese, Indian and European cuisines.

Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort Seaview 1012
Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
139 reviews
Room in resort 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing seaview from the room
huge room and balcony is wide and the sea view is just breathtaking
the room's balcony was appreciated (the view is the sea a school yard and the main road
room a little dated but comfortable with a fabulous view from the balcony
loved my stay really enjoyed the balcony to sit and have a leisurely breakfast & read my book
Cleanliness:
clean and tidy room
very clean & description similar to photo given
the room is spacious and sparkling clean we love the clean smell as soon as we stepped in
clean and comfortable place to stay
the ocean and the beach was a bit dirrty but the pool was very clean
Host:
the host is also very nice
and the host is very helpful
teh is a awesome host
teh is a good communicative host
teh is a nice host very quick to respond and she allows us to checkin early
Location:
best place to stay near beach
the location is very good there are some restaurants very close
good location and teh is very helpful
great location with everything you need within the hotel grounds
teh's place is quiet and peaceful and yet centrally located
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13. Room by the seaside

Dog lovers rejoice, for there are two dachshunds that will be accompanying you in your stay at this house by the seaside. There are three rooms that can accommodate two to four people. Fall asleep to the sound of the crashing waves and take in a gorgeous view from your balcony every morning. If you would like to have a barbecue, you could let the host know in advance so that she can prepare the necessary equipment. Located between George Town and Batu Ferringhi, this vacation rental is a perfect option for a wonderful getaway.

Sea Side Pet Fam House(Balcony Room)
Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
26 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is really nice with a big balcony
the wifi was non existent but all in all it was a great stay
Cleanliness:
decent beachside too relatively quiet and clean
Host:
house owner juya is very nice and kind
juya and her sister blue are super friendly and make that we felt like home
juya is a wonderful gracious and caring host
thank you for everything host are so nice and friendly and her art was so pretty
juya is very friendly and welcome warm hospitality overall house is simple and nice
Location:
we loved their dogs :)touristic attractions are really close especially the tropical spice garden was amazing
i had a great stay at juyas place
love the location of being near to the beach cafe and also the lovely sul and tam
it is a very relax place for vacation with a touch of simplicity love it
beautiful place we booked it again for one more night i recommend it
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Seaside serenity

From an upscale Tanjung Bungah apartment for rent to a hotel-like private room, there are plenty of options for every traveler. If you’re interested in any of these Airbnbs, book them now and look forward to the vacation that you deserve!

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