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Top 10 Nursing Homes in Penang 2023 [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.

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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.

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Address: 35-5-10 &11 &12 &13, Golden Triangle 2, Commercial Square, Jalan Dato Ismail Hashim, 11900, Bayan Lepas, Penang

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Contact: 03-84081 978 / 018-8746258


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

Price (estimation): RM3500 - RM6000

***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.

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

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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.

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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.

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Facebook Page: Turf View Care Centre

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

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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.

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Facebook Page: De Folka 老人家

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

(Padang Victoria)

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

(Beverly Hills) [