Top 10 Confinement Centres in Penang

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The delicate period following a baby’s birth is a challenging one, particularly for new mothers. Fortunately, there are many confinement centres now that offer great support for moms who need a helping hand. New mommies in Penang can refer to this list of the Top 10 Confinement Centres there, and get ready for the big day.

1) Yi Xin Confinement Home

Yi Xin Confinement Home

Located in a serene neighbourhood in Tanjung Bungah, Yi Xin offers a quiet and peaceful place for post-partum care. They have air-conditioned rooms furnished with 5-star mattresses and IKEA furniture. Besides this, experienced confinement ladies will care for the new moms. Services include 24-hour baby care with professional nurses and nanny on duty, healthy confinement meals, herbal baths and post-natal massage. | FB: YiXinconfinement

2) We Care Confinement House

We Care Confinement House

We Care considers every detail necessary to ensure mothers under their care are kept healthy, comfortable and happy during this crucial time in their lives. Creating a homely atmosphere was of utmost importance. Furthermore, previous customers have commended them for their service, with positive feedback on the spacious rooms and tasty confinement meals. | FB: wecareconfinementhouse

3) Sunrise Confinement Centre

Sunrise Confinement Centre

Established in 2004, Sunrise Confinement Centre is one of the pioneer centres in Penang. Their centre is located at Lintang Delima 4, and they have skilled nannies who will care for new mothers expertly, in their fully furnished spacious rooms. Additionally, mothers will receive 5 daily meals, including traditional Chinese herbal soup that can be selected from their menu.

FB: SunriseConfinementCentre

4) Bagan Confinement Centre

Bagan Confinement Centre

There is often a misconception that confinement meals must be bland and boring, but a quick browse through the pictures on Bagan Confinement Centre’s Facebook reveals that they serve a variety of dishes that look really appetizing and nutritious. Their centre is at Jalan Bagan, and seems like a lovely and cosy place for new mothers to spend their post-partum period in.

FB: BaganConfinementCentre

5) Happy Dolphin

Happy Dolphin

As far as accolades go, Happy Dolphin proudly holds the status of being the first breastfeeding confinement home in Malaysia. This means mothers who intend to breastfeed will receive proper guidance and support on how to do so from their certified peer counsellor. Their centre is at Bayan Lepas, and they have a comprehensive care package for mother and child. | FB: HappyDolphinTheBreastfeedingConfinementHome

6) Happy Confinement Centre

Happy Confinement Centre

Reviews of Happy Confinement Centre seem to focus on the kind and wonderful support given by the staff there, which is certainly an important factor for any new mother. The environment is very safe, homely and clean, with nannies who love babies. Find them at Lintang Sungai Ara.

FB: Happy Confinement Centre 乐恩陪月中心

7) Country Home Postnatal Retreat & Confinement House

Country Home Postnatal Retreat & Confinement House

With their English countryside design concept, you may feel you’re nowhere near Penang. All in the name of comfort and pretty aesthetics, but also to create an inviting atmosphere for the newborns and new mothers. You just have to go to Pantai Jerjak to experience it. Previous visitors have thoroughly enjoyed their stay for the comfort and delicious food provided.

FB: Country Home Postnatal Retreat & Confinement House

8) Elim Confinement Centre

Elim Confinement Centre

Elim Confinement promises expert care at reasonable prices, and assure that you won’t have any worries during your stay there. Mothers will get five confinement meals per day, free laundry, as well as baby’s daily necessities. Post-natal massages are also available. With experienced nannies and qualified nurses, you needn’t worry at all.

FB: elimconfinement

9) Mom’s Best Confinement Resort

Mom's Best Confinement Resort

For those who prefer medical experts to be nearby, Mom’s Best Confinement Resort is a stellar option. A practicing doctor, Dato’ Dr. Tan Meng Lee, set it up. With doctors, nurses and a nutritionist on board, it’s a unique approach to postpartum care that combines Eastern healing with Western facilities. | FB: mombestconfinementcentre | IG: @momsbest_confinement_resort



Bebey Care’s service comes highly recommended by previous clients who have stayed there during their post-partum period. Services offered include acupuncture, massages, and special confinement meals. Bebey Care is located in Bukit Mertajam, so it would be beneficial to those near the area. | FB: BEBEY CARE

That’s not all! More Top 10s in Malaysia are waiting to be discovered!

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