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Syuen Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   88 Jalan Sultan Abdul Jalil, Ipoh 30300, Malaysia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kerry Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden in the small print (and I mean small) is 5the fact that all the booking made via their own website are NON refundable. I understand Hotels making some bookings non refundable - special rates, peak times etc.but ALL of them ALL the time is totally unreasonable. Also they emailed me back my full credit card details...that's right all my... More

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Shanghai, China
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70 reviews 70 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Not sure what to expect before checking in but the hotel is not a great place to stay. From the outside, the look is grand with a huge building for the size of a small town such as Ipoh. Upon checking in, we found that the hotel is dirty, worn-out, and with poor services. Checking in was slow. With a... More

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towcester,uk
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Having stayed at the Syuen on a number of occassions and having never had any issues I booked a room for me and my daughter. Boy was I wrong!! They gave us a room on the 7th floor and it was disgusting!! The bathroom was dirty and tired and the towels in a woeful state!!! Last straw a cockroach and... More

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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the promotion (rm129nett) room w/o view, room wit coffee tea making facilities, astro channel, bottle drinking water, buffet breakfast for 2! Nice hotel, confort bed, spacious room! A nice 4 star hotel

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This is a classic example of you get what you pay for. The hotel is in a good location for what there is to see in Ipoh (which isn't much unfortunately). We got a deal for $60 Australian per night including breakfast which was ok. Had I paid more I would have been disappointed. If you are into street food... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Room is big, and bed comfortable. Location is good. Nearby are many eateries, and also a shopping mall opposite. Reception staff are friendly and efficient. Wi fi is available in both room and lobby. Breakfast is ok, mainly local varieties. However, there is no safe available. The shower tap was faulty and bathing troublesome. TV viewing has limited stations. No... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

We stayed one night here after transferring from another hotel in town. The room was clean and quiet with a great view of the surrounding area. Breakfast was very average but the location close to some of the best restaurants in ipoh made up for it. Not luxury but functional and clean. It does need updating

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kuala lumpur
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

the worst hotel i ever stayed in my life review by.mr and mrs swaminathan.the old 20 years hotel is dirty all the furniture and fitting old carpets etc.the so called 4 star hotel certainly ,expensive at rm 225,is worst in every way.only plus point is the location.breakfast is yuk.old hard beds and mattress.black flooring and inadequate towels provided.unfriendly staff,also not... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I spent about 3 weeks in this hotel. I think the rooms are being renovated as they look different to some of the pictures posted here. The main thing I like about the hotel is that you can easily walk to some of the more famous restaurants in Ipoh. The rooms and public areas in the hotel are generally clean.... More

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Bangkok
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71 reviews 71 reviews
23 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We found this hotel from friends and we very suprised by the helphul staff and updated rooms and views .recommend asking for a upper floor with breathtaking views of the mountains. Good value for the price.

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Address: 88 Jalan Sultan Abdul Jalil, Ipoh 30300, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Perak > Kinta District > Ipoh
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Ranked #26 of 43 hotels in Ipoh
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Hotel Class:3 star — Syuen Hotel 3*
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