Discover a selection of 325 holiday rentals in Penang, MY that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pool and pool. Prices start at £ 23 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Penang. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The charming area of George Town awaits your stay

Take a holiday to George Town and enjoy the area's temples, monuments and museums. This walkable and romantic city is well known for its restaurants, shopping and beaches. TESCO and Kek Lok Si Temple are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in George Town

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes George Town a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penang Butterfly Farm (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Kidland Penang (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Penang Bird Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • East Wind Watersports (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)

Seasonal weather in George Town

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, March, February, May and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in George Town

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, George Town is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penang Hill (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Penang Botanic Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Ferringgi Beach (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Tropical Spice Garden (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Teluk Bahang Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around George Town

Fly into Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Penang?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 325 holiday lettings around Penang. From 234 flats & apartments to 87 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the main cities to discover in Penang?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Penang with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Downtown George Town: 325 holiday lettings
  • Tanjung Bungah: 304 holiday lettings
  • George Town: 324 holiday lettings
  • Gelugor: 323 holiday lettings
  • Simpang Ampat: 229 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Penang?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Penang. From Vrbo UK travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion: 331 holiday rentals
  • Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre: 329 holiday rentals
  • One-stop Midlands Park Centre: 329 holiday rentals
  • Clan Jetty: 331 holiday rentals
  • Fort Cornwallis: 331 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Penang listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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