The first Hard Rock Hotel in Malaysia, the Hard
Rock Hotel Penang, has opened for business.
Located at the famous Batu Ferringhi in
Penang, Hard Rock Hotel Penang breaks the mould of conventional
Die hard music fans, should not miss
checking out the more than 500 pieces of rock ‘n’ roll
memorabilia collected from both local and international artists
adorning the walls of the Hard Rock Hotel and Hard Rock Cafe
Penang. These collections are also showcased through the ‘E-wall’
comprising of 8 screens located at the lobby.
“Hard Rock Hotel Penang will be one of
the most sought after vacations in Penang. We define
modern and stylish beach resorts with all the unexpected
attributes for each of our guest to experience a
lifestyle that is over the top. Our differentiator is
the amplifier and it rocks,” said John Primmer, General
Manager of the Hard Rock Hotel Penang.
The 6-storey hotel
offers 250 rooms and suites, mostly with absolute
beach frontage. Rooms feature
Sleep Like a Rock (branded bedding) and modern in-room amenities
DVD/CD players, 32 inches LCD TVs, iPod docking stations,
complimentary Wi-Fi and wired connectivity and interactive TVs.
A wide selection of facilities is
available including the Rock Spa and Body Rock with state-of-art
gym equipment, while families with children and teens can visit the
Lil’ Rock Kids Club and Teens Club. For party goers, be styled
like a star at the Stylista Coiffure. There are also three Rock
Shops located in the hotel, selling Hard Rock Hotel and Hard Rock
Not to be missed, the 26,000 sq ft free-form
swimming pool - one of the largest swimming pools in Penang - even
The Hard Rock Hotel Penang has five
Food & Beverage outlets, including an Hard Rock Cafe. Other
outlets include the Starz Diner, an all-day dining restaurant
featuring Asian and International Cuisine and the Pizzeria by the
poolside. To enjoy a chill out
session, relax sub-emerged in the pool at The Shack (pool bar) or
enjoy live band performances at the Lobby Lounge.
The hotel’s grand opening is scheduled for early
2010, although the exact dates are yet to be confirmed.
HD Videos from
September 2010 Interview with John Primmer GM of
the Hard Rock Hotel Penang
HD Video of a Deluxe
Seaview Room @ Hard Rock Hotel Penang