Hotel GM Melvin Ooi (sixth from right) with heads of departments at the opening ceremony recently

By V. Sivaji

The 162-room Prestige Hotel held its official opening ceremony in a simple and colourful ceremony attended by well-wishers and hotel guests recently.
Thundering drum performance followed by the traditional lion dance performance filled the hotel’s lobby area.

Hotel general manager Melvin Ooi and his heads of departments joining hands to perform the ribbon cutting ceremony.

The Prestige Hotel Penang hopes to exude irresistible charm and sophistication. Inspired by the old colonial heritage as it welcomes the curious and urbane travellers.   

Located only 25 minutes away from Penang International Airport (PIA) the hotel is within walking distance to Penang’s cultural hotspots and popular gourmet finds.

The Prestige Hotel brings local experience to life for the intrepid world travellers seeking to experience local charm at its best. 

It is the perfect designer living space for the busy business executive and the world traveller of today.

Among the attractions at the new hotel is the The Glass House, with the essence of “crystal elegance”, the restaurant is completely built of glass, it welcomes locals and visitors inviting them to discover a world of unique flavours and textures. 

The Glass House also offers you a contemporary, elegant yet modern cuisine.

The Arcade is a unique blend of retail outlets for the convenience of guests offering anything ranging from the international stylish cafes, a bakery, a pharmacy, a convenient store and many more. 

For the health-conscious, the Gym is equipped with state-of-the-art gym facilities.

It is a perfect place to break a sweat after a busy day or just keep up with your fitness routine whilst you are away from home.

The hotel’s swimming pool with sunbeams streaming through its full-length skylight.

This infinity pool is an excellent place to swim and lounging around or simply unwind as you quench your thirst at the adjoining bar.