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Top 10 Nursing Homes in Penang 2024 [Penang Island only]

Penang Island is not only a tourist attraction but also the best choice in Malaysia for retirement. Additionally, Penang is a healthcare haven that is well-known for affordable, first class care. In fact, more than 700,000 foreigners came to Malaysia last year for medical treatments. Nursing care services has hence, become more popular among the elderly who chose to live their retirement life in Penang, as nursing homes provide the highest level of specialized care available outside an inpatient hospital setting.

Here, we put forth a list of options for the top 10 nursing homes in Penang you can choose for your loved ones.

*The sequence of nursing homes below is in no particular order.



Mintygreen Healthcare Group is a nursing and rehab chain in West Malaysia. Finally, they have a footprint in Penang Island, Bayan Lepas. Their nursing facility is designed and built on the 5th floor of the commercial square of Golden Triangle 2 condominium. Their centre is facing the main road of Sungai Ara and 10 mins away from Queensbay Mall and Penang International Airport. Mintygreen Care Center also takes advantage of the amenities in Golden Triangle 2 such as Georgetown Pharmacy, Guardian, MD Clinic, Coffee Bean, Zus Coffee, Family Mart and other F&B outlets.

Drawing on their vast experiences from their KL operation, they are specialised in providing 24 hours nursing care and rehabilitation services that have been highly commendable with years of good track record. Besides, they are well-equipped with medical facilities, elderly-friendly furnished rooms, senior-friendly furniture, patient call bell system, wheel-chair accessible bathrooms, grab bars along the walkway and etc.

Mintygreen Nursing Home Penang provides long term stay, daycare and home care (24 Angels Home Care). In addition, they also provide added value-added therapy services such as physiotherapy, psychological and counselling, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and dietetic services.

Lastly, Mintygreen Nursing Home Penang is just a 10 minutes drive to renowned healthcare institutions such as Pantai Hospital Penang, H Medical Centre and Klinik Kesihatan Bayan Baru.



Mintygreen Relau Branch : 1-1-8, Imperial Grande, Persiaran Relau, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang.

Mintygreen Sungai Ara Branch : 35-5-10 & 11 & 12 & 13, Commercial Square, GOLDEN TRIANGLE, 2, Jalan Dato Ismail Hashim, Sungai Ara, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang.

Contact: 018-2052528 (Sonea) / 018-8746258 (Nadine)

Operating Hours: Monday - Sunday (09:00 am - 05:00 pm)

Price (estimation): RM4000 - RM7000

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Well-equipped with medical facilities

  • Provide added value-added therapy services such as physiotherapy, psychological and counselling, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and dietetic service.


2. Penang Retirement Resort

(credit: Penang Turf Club)

Penang Retirement Resort is a high-class retirement resort established by Penang Turf Club and collaborated with Keepers Medi Care Centre Sdn Bhd to provide high calibre of care and living. It has beautifully designed landscaped gardens and several recreational spaces such as karaoke room, hair salon, golf course, cafe, wellness spa and massage center. In addition, they also provide recreational trips for the residents to relax and travel around Penang. Overall, the facility and infrastructure provided by the retirement resort are far beyond our expectation.

Penang Retirement Resort is located among a peaceful and tranquil environment that is free from heavy traffic. The distance between the resort and several hospitals is within 4KM. It is convenient for the residents to make a doctor appointment and to receive faster response whenever there is an emergency. Furthermore, the residents who love to travel can access easily to the Penang International Airport.

Penang Retirement Resort is definitely suitable for the elderly who wish to experience a luxurious and high standard living to celebrate their Golden Years. It is also best for retirees who love to enjoy peaceful and calm environment.


Address: 1, Persiaran Jeselton Selatan, 10450 Georgetown, Penang.

Contact: 012-4478888 / 017-5249668


Operating Hours: Monday - Friday (09:00 am - 05:00 pm)

Saturday (09:00 am - 01:00 pm)

Closed on Public Holidays

Price (estimation): RM6000 above

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Retirement resort

  • Huge garden & beautiful landscape

  • Karaoke room, hair salon, golf course, cafe and wellness spa and massage

  • Overlook Penang Turf Club


3. Eden at Botanica CT

(credit: Eden on the Park Nursing Care Residence)

Eden at Botanica CT is the first integrated senior living resort on Penang Island, in which they provide professional nursing care for seniors who require constant care, as well as offering accommodation to active seniors who seek independent living. Their facilities and services are of international standard, following the Australian care operational model which has been recognized as class-leading.

The residents here can be endowed with awe-inspiring sights of nature as this senior living resort is surrounded by lush greenery and away from Penang's bustling city life. The township Botanica CT is well equipped with its own medical center, health retreat, modern mall, plus a food and retail village while a five-star hotel is in the pipeline. Furthermore, public transport via Rapid Penang is available in the township, with a mere 12 to 20 km from the Penang International Airport, Bayan Lepas and George Town.


Facebook Page: Eden at Botanica CT

Address: Suite 6A & 6B, 6th Floor, Wisma MTT, 26, Pengkalan Weld, 10300 Penang. Malaysia.

Contact: 017-311 2699


Operating Hours: Monday - Saturday (9AM - 6PM)



  • International standard

  • Integrated senior living resort

  • Green township, surrounded by nature

  • Own medical center, health retreat, modern mall plus a food and retail village


4. Johnson Residence (Turf View Care Centre)

(credit: Johnson Residence website)

Johnson Residence (Turf View Care Centre) has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry and the management of private medical centres. They offer 24-hours professional nursing care services to the people in need especially the elderly such as wound care management, urinary catheter management and other chronic disease management. They also partner with WELL Rehabilitation Group in providing professional physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy to the elderly.

Turf View Care Centre is located nearby approximately 10 hospitals within the distance of 4KM. Besides that, it is near to the popular breakfast and lunch local food stores along Jalan Sekolah La Salle with approximately 600m or 7 minutes walk distance. Last but not least, it is situated within a 3KM radius of the Buddhist, Christian, Catholic and Hindu places of worship, which is perfect for the elderly who would like to continue practice their religion while living in the nursing home.


Facebook Page: Turf View Care Centre

Address: Block 14, Medan Lumba Kuda, Off, Jalan Batu Gantung, Desa Scotland, 10450 George Town, Penang

Contact: 012-774 3326 / 012-638 6623


Operating Hours: Monday - Sunday (10AM-9PM)

Price (estimation): RM3000 - RM3500

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry

  • Partnering with WELL Rehabilitation Group


5. Defolka Home

(credit: DeFolka website)

Defolka Home is located at Padang Victoria, Beverly Hills, Codrington, and Jalan Bunga Bakawali in Penang. They place great emphasis in comfortable lifestyle and great living environment. They also provide comprehensive care such as continuing care, assisted living, preparing meals, and 24/7 care. Defolka Home has certified nurses and well-trained caregivers who assist the seniors in daily medication management, meals management, physiotherapy, morning exercises and activities of daily living. They also provide in-house entertainment such as TV, ASTRO, Wi-Fi and some board games.

Defolka Home at Padang Victoria is located in the city and is near to several hospitals, approximately 2 to 3KM. On the other side, Defolka Home at Beverly Hills is located far from the highway and city, which provides a better environment and quiet surroundings.


Facebook Page: De Folka 老人家

Address: 8, Jalan Padang Victoria, 10400 George Town, Pulau Pinang

(Padang Victoria)

6, Lorong Tanjung Bunga, Beverly Hills, 11200 Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang

(Beverly Hills) [Google map] [Waze]

26-R, Lebuhraya Codrington, Pulau Tikus, 10350 George Town, Pulau Pinang

(Codrington, Pulau Tikus)

10 & 12 Jalan Bunga Bakawali, Tanjung Tokong,11200 Tanjung Bunga, Penang

(Jalan Bunga Bakawali)

Contact: 0124733401 / 0124835739 / 0124941123

Operating Hours: Monday - Friday (11.00am - 8.00pm)

Price (estimation): RM3000 - RM3500

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Huge bungalow with contemporary design

  • Comprehensive nursing care

  • Has 4 locations in Penang


6. Jasper Lodge

(credit: Jasper Lodge website)

Jasper Lodge is a doctors-managed nursing home that provides a warm and friendly environment for the residents. while treating them with respect and sensitivity. The professional team is dedicated in delivering loving, trustworthy, and quality care and treatments for the elderly. Regardless of the level of care required, they also believe that retaining the privacy of their residents is important for them to holding onto dignity and independence.

Jasper Lodge nursing home provides services such as 24-hours nursing care, 24-hours doctors' monitoring and regular visit, basic to advanced physiotherapy, balanced diet and nutritious meals, and senior friendly accommodation to the residents. They currently have 3 nursing homes in Penang, including Minden Heights, Tanjung Tokong, and Bukit Mertajam.


Facebook Page: Jasper Lodge

Address: 12, Cangkat Minden Jalan 12, Minden Heights, 11700 Gelugor, Pulau Pinang.

(Minden Heights)

4-I, Jalan Pantai Molek, 10470 Tanjung Tokong, Pulau Pinang.

(Tanjung Tokong)

Contact: 01548400160


Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (10AM - 9PM)

Price (estimation): above RM5000

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Doctor-managed nursing home

  • Affordable price

  • Has 3 locations in Penang


7. Clearwater Care Centre

(credit: Clearwater Care website)

Clearwater Care Centre is a nursing care and rehabilitation centre operated by a team of professional caregivers, including qualified State Registered Nurse (SRN), qualified Medical Assistant (MA), certified Physiotherapists, and certified Nursing Aides. They are also known as "Clearwatercare Lover" in this nursing centre, who will attend not only the physical needs, but also the psychological needs of the residents such as their esteem and belongingness.

They provide 24-hour nursing care, geriatric services, specialized nursing care, rehabilitation programmes equipped in premium hospitality and modern facilities. Additionally, they are devoted in creating the luxurious home-like atmosphere to make their residents feel safe, comfortable, and loved.



Address: 116A, Jalan York, 10450 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Contact: 04-218 9000 / 019-812 5112 / 012-512 2032


Price (estimation): Premium price: starting from RM4000

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Owned and run by a group of experienced nurses

  • Modern bungalow environment with built-in lifts


8. Golden Peacock Nursing Home

(credit: Golden Peacock Nursing Home Penang Facebook Page)

Golden Peacock Nursing Home has been designed to create a comfortable, clean, and friendly environment to deliver attentive and exclusive care to the residents. They provide various types of professional healthcare services to the residents such as nursing care, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, acupuncture and other healthcare services.

Golden Peacock Nursing Home is located within a close radius of many healthcare facilities such as Penang General Hospital, Island Hospital, Gleneagles Medical Center, Adventist Hospital & Loh Guan Lye Specialist Center, which makes medical care more accessible to the residents.


Address: 8, Jalan Yeoh Guan Seok, Pulau Tikus, 10350 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Contact: 04-2275060


Operating Hours: Monday - Sunday (9AM - 7PM)

Price (estimation): RM2500 - RM3000

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Spacious and comfortable environment

  • Plenty of activity areas

  • Elegant and comfortable private rooms


9. Glory Days

(credit: Glory Days website)

Glory Days have been operated for over 20 years, providing comprehensive healthcare treatment and nursing care to the elderly. They also emphasized on comfort and good living experience. Additionally, Glory Days serves quality and nutritious food to the residents accordingly to the diet balance with the right proportions.

Glory Days Nursing Home has 2 branches in Jalan Vermont and Jalan Free School. They are located in the city, giving more options for the residents to buy their desired items from nearby shops. Also, there are several hospitals near the nursing home.


Address: 20, Jalan Free School, Jelutong, 11600 Jelutong, Pulau Pinang


2A, Jalan Vermont, George Town, 10450 George Town, Pulau Pinang


Contact: 04-2296797 / 016-476276

Operating Hours: Monday - Saturday (9AM-8PM)

Price (estimation): RM2800 - RM3300

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • Operated over 20 years

  • Nutritious foods from the kitchen


10. Harmony Nursing Home

(credit: Harmony Rehabilitation Home Penang Facebook)

Harmony Nursing Home provides a comfortable and friendly environment with a spacious, quiet garden. They offer comprehensive healthcare services such as 24-hour nursing care, therapy services, visiting doctors, professional medication management, transportation and assisted living to the residents who require residential care, holiday stay or convalescence. They also provide rehabilitation programmes, including stroke rehabilitation, brain injury rehabilitation, spinal cord injury (SCI), amputee rehabilitation, and general rehabilitation.

Harmony Nursing Home is located within close proximity to churches, temples and several hospitals (Penang General Hospital, Loh Guan Lye Hospital and Island Hospital).


Address: 3B, Jalan Logan, George Town, 10400 George Town, Pulau Pinang

Contact: 019-477 8244


Operating Hours: Monday - Friday (10AM-10PM)

Price (estimation): RM3000 - RM4000

***Disclaimer: Price might vary based on the patient’s condition and treatment method.



  • British colonial building

  • Reputable service in the community of Jalan Logan

You are suggested to enquire and drop by the nursing home for your loved ones before admitting into the nursing