Nestled amidst the vibrant cityscape of Penang’s iconic Gurney Drive, Marriott presents an exquisite 2-bedroom branded residence, redefining the concept of luxury living. With a sprawling 957 sqft of meticulously designed space, this residence is a harmonious blend of opulence, modernity, and breathtaking views that encompass the picturesque Gurney Drive skyscrapers and the majestic Penang’s mountainous landscapes. ⛰️
Upon stepping into this lavish 2-bedroom residence, you will have a living area and a residents’ area separated by a foyer, guests are greeted by an ambiance of sophistication and comfort. The living area contain a fully-equipped kitchen with cooker hood, induction cooker, refrigerator, a built-in microwave oven, convection oven, a dish washer and a food waste disposal, and of course, a chic dining area, inviting residents to indulge in culinary delights while enjoying the company of loved ones. 💞
Stepping into living hall, you have a private balcony to experience an unparalleled retreat within the heart of Penang. The expansive balcony offers a front-row seat to the dynamic energy of Gurney Drive below, framed by the majestic mountains in the distance. It is the perfect spot to enjoy a morning coffee or a sunset cocktail, immersing oneself in the beauty of Penang’s diverse landscapes from sea to mountains.
Now, let’s talk about the residents’ area. The 2 bedrooms offer a comfort and squarish setting and comes with built-in wardrobes in the corner with good storage space. The design philosophy extends to the bedrooms, with large windows framing breathtaking vistas of both the vibrant city and the serene mountainscape. Wake up to the mesmerizing sunrise over Gurney Drive, and unwind in the evening with the glittering lights of the cityscape. 🏙️ The master bedroom comes with its own en-suite bathroom, featuring modern fixtures and a rain shower. The attention to detail ensures that residents experience a seamless blend of functionality and indulgence.
Beyond the walls of the residence, residents have exclusive access to a range of amenities provided by Marriott. A well-equipped fitness center allows residents to maintain their wellness routines, while a stunning rooftop infinity pool offers a refreshing escape with panoramic views of the city and the mountains.
Gurney Drive (Malay: Persiaran Gurney) is a popular seafront promenade within George Town, Penang Malaysia that is popular among tourists who want to immerse in the city’s culture, go on shopping spree, experience a culinary adventure, and visit remarkable landmarks. Gurney Drive has become part of George Town’s second Central Business District due Penang’s vibrant cultural attractions, renowned culinary scene, and upscale shopping malls like Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon Mall. Residents can explore the rich heritage of George Town or indulge in the local delicacies along Gurney Drive, all within a stone’s throw from their luxurious haven.
In 2016, the current Penang state government has announced that the coastline of Gurney Drive will be reclaimed to create a new waterfront park known as Gurney Wharf a.k.a Gurney Bay. The project, which is to be undertaken by Eastern & Oriental Berhad, aims to build a world-class waterfront public recreational area and will consist of four distinct reclaimed seaside areas from seaside retails to a beach with a landscape garden. Land reclamation of Gurney Wharf was commence in March 2016, a proposed public recreational park that will include a food and beverages area, a man-made beach and water gardens. The first phase of the project is slated for completion by Q4 of 2024.
It is a nice place with overwhelming offerings from business to leisure, from residential to good mixtures of commercial and retails which provide a good living experience, a true waterfront living experiences whereby the urban meets the sea.