Discover a selection of 391 vacation rentals in Penang, MY that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pools and WiFi. Prices start at $28 per night, and condos and villas 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 vacation to George Town and enjoy the area's temples, monuments and museums. This walkable and romantic city is known for its restaurants, shopping and beaches. TESCO and Kek Lok Si Temple are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in George Town

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

  • 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)
Weather

Seasonal weather in George Town

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, March, February, May and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in George Town

Whether you're an active traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around George Town

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

How many vacation rentals are available around Penang, MY?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 391 vacation rentals around Penang. From 266 condo and apartment rentals to 8 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Penang?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Penang. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • George Town: 387 vacation rentals
  • Downtown George Town: 390 vacation rentals
  • Penang Island: 391 vacation rentals
  • Seri Tanjung Pinang: 364 vacation rentals
  • Tanjung Tokong: 367 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Penang! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Penang?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Penang:

  • George Town: 387 rentals
  • Downtown George Town: 390 rentals
  • Tanjung Bungah: 365 rentals
  • Sungai Jawi: 16 rentals
  • Butterworth: 383 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Penang?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Penang. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Penang City Hall: 397 rentals
  • Chew Thean Yeang (CTY Aquarium): 395 rentals
  • Straits Quay Mall: 398 rentals
  • Penang Hill: 393 rentals
  • Pulau Tikus Market: 395 rentals

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

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