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1 room, 2 adults

Baba Guest House, Penang

2-star2 stars
52, Batu Ferringhi, Penang, Penang, 11100, Malaysia

Guesthouse with restaurant, near Ferringgi Beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
  • great location. besides beachSep 26, 2017
  • When viewed from the outside it is not impressive but the hosts are lovely and helpful,…Aug 16, 2017
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From 74 reviews

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Baba Guest House, Penang

from $14
  • Standard Ceiling Fan (Shared Bathroom)
  • Standard Room, Private Bathroom (With Air Con)

What’s around Baba Guest House, Penang


  • Ferringgi Beach - 1 min walk
  • Batu Feringghi Night Market - 6 min walk
  • East Wind Watersports - 16 min walk
  • Eden Parade Shopping Centre - 17 min walk
  • Tropical Spice Garden - 24 min walk
  • Penang Cultural Center - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Teluk Bahang Beach - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km
  • Toy Museum Heritage Garden - 3 mi / 4.9 km

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 29 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 22 rooms


  • Check-in time 12:30 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service

In the room

Freshen up
  • Partially open bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Baba Guest House, Penang’s small print

Also known as

  • Baba Guest House
  • Baba Guest House Penang
  • Baba Penang
  • Baba Guest House Guesthouse George Town
  • Baba Guest House George Town

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2 per accommodation, per stay
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of MYR 10 (subject to availability)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 6 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Beachfront Paradise At Great Price!
This is the 2nd time I have stayed here. At first, I thought that it was not glamorous. However, the location, friendly staff, convenience, and peacefulness made me come back. This time I got a beautiful room with a super ocean view and a really comfortable bed. I like how the rooms are furnished and feel very safe here.
Guinnevere Allen, us5 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
A backpacker's 5 Star location.
Luv this place. It's local, simple, safe & right next to the beach with good beachfront food stalls very nearby.
Priscilla, as2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
It was beyond our expectation! Very comfy & homey.
Everything is perfect! I actually didn't expect the room will be that nice and it was beyond my expectation. We stayed in a ground level room which is concrete building (not wooden) for a surcharge of RM10 per night. It was not a problem because the room is clean and complete with aircond, mini refrigerator and also water heater in the bathroom. Very comfy and feeling homey. The only negative point is, I would suggest that the guest house owner provides thicker blanket/comforter for the bed as it is not enough sleeping in an aircon room with a thin blanket. After all, the location of the guest house is superb. It is located just in front of the beach (with a nice view of sunset and nearby water sport activities) and also just a walking distance to the night market and restaurants. The guest house owner is so friendly and very helpful. Not to mention that the wifi is also good. There's a mosque behind the guest house and it is not a problem for us when the muazin calling prayers for Subuh at 5.45 a.m. Overall, we are very satisfied with our stay there. We surely would come back again staying there for our next trip!
asRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Highly recommended
You couldn't ask to be nearer the beach, it was just across the lane from the guest house. The family who run it are very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The room and shared bathroom was very clean, and the bed was huge and very comfortable. We opted for a room with a fan, this was cool enough during the night, but it did get quite warm during the day. But as we spent most of the day on the beach, this was not a problem. There were places to eat within walking distance, and the bus stop was about 5 minutes away on foot. It was so good, we originally booked for five nights, but ended up staying for twelve.
Heather, gb5 night romance trip

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