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The other Side of Pearl Island, Penang

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Location is at northwestern coast of the Penang Island is the fruit bowl of Penang featuring fruit plantations and spice gardens. The best fruit including durian, rambutan, langsat, duku, mangosteen, nutmeg, clove and star fruit. Durian is well known as 'the King of fruit'. Its textures and flavors were ranging from smooth and fragrant to husky and bittersweet. A lot of people visit Balik Pulau just to taste durian. The other famous food in Balik Pulau is 'Laksa'. Laksa is a kind of spicy food. It makes out of fish soup, which is spicy with noodles. The best time to visit Balik Pulau are the months of November, January and May until July when the harvest is at its prime. Kampung means village in Malay language. The traditional Malay kampung houses of Balik Pulau feature elaborate carvings...Location is at northwestern coast of the Penang Island is the fruit bowl of Penang featuring fruit plantations and spice gardens. The best fruit including durian, rambutan, langsat, duku, mangosteen, nutmeg, clove and star fruit. Durian is well known as 'the King of fruit'. Its textures and flavors were ranging from smooth and fragrant to husky and bittersweet. A lot of people visit Balik Pulau just to taste durian. The other famous food in Balik Pulau is 'Laksa'. Laksa is a kind of spicy food. It makes out of fish soup, which is spicy with noodles. The best time to visit Balik Pulau are the months of November, January and May until July when the harvest is at its prime. Kampung means village in Malay language. The traditional Malay kampung houses of Balik Pulau feature elaborate carvings, traditional roofs, long windows and verandahs. The design of these houses are also functional - stilts or posts supporting the house above the ground allows for free air circulation and hence make it cooler. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Irene L
Languages spoken:English, Chinese
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 29 December 2015

The owner, Irene was very friendly and helpful. She replies emails promptly with guide to assist us clearly. As for the house, we had a very comfortable stay. It was thoughtful of her to have a room & toilet facilities downstairs as it was really...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank GraceyHew
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Garage
Gym
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Porch
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Location is at northwestern coast of the Penang Island is the fruit bowl of Penang featuring fruit plantations and spice gardens. The best fruit including durian, rambutan, langsat, duku, mangosteen, nutmeg, clove and star fruit. Durian is well known as 'the King of fruit'. Its textures and flavors were ranging from smooth and fragrant to husky and bittersweet. A lot of people visit Balik Pulau just to taste durian. The other famous food in Balik Pulau is 'Laksa'. Laksa is a kind of spicy food. It makes out of fish soup, which is spicy with noodles. The best time to visit Balik Pulau are the months of November, January and May until July when the harvest is at its prime. Kampung means village in Malay language. The traditional Malay kampung houses of Balik Pulau feature elaborate carvings...
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