hotel_hardrockMalaysia’s most rocking hotel, Hard Rock Hotel Penang is one of the trendiest according to globe trotters. The results are in and Hard Rock Hotel Penang is proud to be honoured the Top 10 Trendiest Hotel in Asia on TripAdvisor® 2011 Travelers’ Choice® Awards, ranked at Number 3.

“Being awarded in TripAdvisor® 2011 Travelers’ Choice® Awards is indeed an honour as this recognition is received through honest testimonials by the world travellers themselves. We are thrilled to know that we have lived up to the expectation of our guests who are here seeking a memorable experience during their vacation with us. Most importantly, leaving them great memories,” said John Primmer, General Manager of Hard Rock Hotel Penang.

The modern and stylish Hard Rock Hotel Penang at Batu Feringghi, Penang, is unlike other conventional beach resorts. Since the opening just over one year ago, the hotel has successfully defined a new meaning to lifestyle resorts in Penang which embraces music, energy and its own unique philosophy for the rocking soul.

At the entrance of the vibrant lobby, every guest is welcomed by the iconic Hard Rock logo created with chandelier-like lightings, bringing a high level of energy to the main entrance. This contemporary design is enhanced with a check-in counter that features a reception bar concept. The hotel features a modern structural design with a rockin’ edge, tricked up interior designs enhanced with over 500 pieces of original memorabilia from rock stars around the world.

Fibre optics lighting at the main entrance of the hotel

Hard Rock Hotel Penang boasts 250 chic rooms and suites with unprecedented views of the hill and sea. One of the most popular room categories is the no other than the Lagoon Deluxe Room. Being the first in Penang, the Lagoon Deluxe room is another innovative creation where one can jump right into the pool from the room’s deck!

The hotel also features a magnificent 26,000 sq ft free-form swimming pool – the largest swimming pool in Penang with water slides and a sunken pool bar called The Shack. Other facilities include the al-fresco Pizzeria, Hard Rock Cafe, Rock Spa, Body Rock, Lil’ Rock Kids Club and Teens Club.

“At Hard Rock Hotel Penang, we believe that our staff plays a significant role in the whole experience. They are the essence of the Hard Rock experience,” adds Primmer. A haven for work and play, Hard Rock Hotel Penang embraces the uniqueness and diversity of their staff which ultimately aims to achieve one goal – to create an authentic experience that rocks.

In its ninth year of competition, travel review website TripAdvisor®, honoured the world’s most outstanding hotels through the world travellers. Unlike any other hotel honours, TripAdvisor ® 2011 Travelers’ Choice ® winners are based on millions of real and unbiased reviews and opinions from millions of travellers around the globe.

Lagoon Deluxe Room with direct access to swimming pool

The edgy Seaview Studio Suite
Staff that rocks

Source = TripAdvisor / Hard Rock Hotel