Botanic Gardens, Georgetown

Botanic Gardens (also known as Waterfall Gardens) is a town located in Georgetown, Penang Island. The residential area here is pretty small because the bigger part has been taken up by the lush green forest which is also home to the Penang Botanic Gardens. The residential area is sort of divided to two parts where the part nearer to the botanic garden is for the well-to-do and the part to the east is for the lower to middle range income group.

The built-up available in this town is 1,200 sf to 2,456 sf for houses. Other neighbouring towns nearby here are Air Itam, Green Lane, Gurney Drive, Mount Erskine, Penang Turf Club, Permai Village, Pulau Tikus, Seri Tanjung Pinang, Tanjung Bungah and Tanjung Tokong.

Property Type
Land Tenure
1,200 sf - 2,456 sf (House)
Market Price
RM1,250,000 - RM1,800,000 (House)
Total Units
Completion Date
Launch Price

This town has many amenities nearby, such as universities, schools and hospitals. The following are some of the major universities here:

As for schools, there are SMK Padang Polo, SRJK (C) Perempuan Cina, St Christopher's International Primary School and St.George Girl's High School. There are also some hospitals here, e.g. Penang Adventist Hospital, Rip Off Hospital and Tanjung Medical Centre.

The current rental yield of Botanic Gardens is 2.12% for houses. The highest rental yield ever recorded was 2.12% in Q2 2021 (house); while the lowest one was 1.68% in Q2 2019 (house). Meanwhile, the most common unit layouts and sizes available here are as follows:

House Layouts

The most popular layout and size (built-up) combination at Botanic Gardens for houses is 3-bedroom / 1,200 sf with a median price of RM1,080 psf. For price wise, the most expensive one is 2-bedroom / 1,550 sf with a median price of RM1,160 psf; while the cheapest one is 3-bedroom / 2,456 sf with a median price of RM580 psf.

Latest Botanic Gardens sale listings:

DateProperty TypeBuilt-upPrice
26 Jan 2022Condominium1,066 sfRM660,000
9 Dec 2021Condominium1,200 sfRM650,000
13 Dec 2021Condominium1,050 sfRM700,000
9 Dec 2021Condominium1,200 sfRM650,000
26 Nov 2021Condominium1,065 sfRM690,000
22 Nov 2021Semi-Detached2,500 sfRM1,500,000
15 Nov 2021Condominium1,300 sfRM730,000
15 Nov 2021Semi-Detached2,500 sfRM1,500,000
15 Nov 2021Semi-Detached2,500 sfRM1,500,000
4 Nov 2021Condominium1,300 sfRM720,000

Latest Botanic Gardens rental listings:

DateProperty TypeBuilt-upRental
14 Dec 2021Low-Cost Flat1,200 sfRM1,300
29 Jul 2021Condominium1,200 sfRM1,300
26 Jul 2021Low-Cost Flat1,200 sfRM1,400
26 Jul 2021Condominium1,200 sfRM1,400
22 Jul 2021Condominium1,050 sfRM1,200
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