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Oriental Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   105, Penang Road, Georgetown, Penang Island 1000, Malaysia
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Ranked #28 of 51 Hotels in Georgetown
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2008
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2008

The Oriental is an older hotel seemingly with little or no maintenance since it opened. Still, the rooms are a good size, very clean and the staff very friendly and extraordinarily helpful. Free and very fast in-room WiFi on the higher floors. Try to get a room at the back as the front is quite noisy at night, and if... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2008

First off, the rates are cheap - so that has to be kept in mind. Nevertheless, the "slightly eerie" description is quite apt. Upon entering, I hoped that the glass front door smeared with grease would not be a harbinger of things to come. The check-in process was easy and quick. Upon exiting the elevator, the hallways were rather dark,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2008

The place has a 1970 aura. Probably because nothing in the hotel has been remodelled since then. The room was spacious but well-worn. Clean, no odd odours and the shower had water pressure I've never experienced in SE Asia before. It could have knocked over a lighter person. The location is good and the staff very polite. For 75R per... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2008

The Oriental is a basic midrange hotel with a slightly eerie feel to it. The room was clean and spacious and the bathroom was adequate with a hot shower. There was air con and TV although the air con was a bit dated and the TV channels didn't seem to work. The hotel is on a main road but it... More

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Additional Information about Oriental Hotel

Address: 105, Penang Road, Georgetown, Penang Island 1000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Oriental Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Oriental Hotel Georgetown
Oriental Hotel Penang/Georgetown

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