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Towne House Hotel

70 Penang Rd., George Town, Penang Island 10000, Malaysia
Towne House Hotel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Karachi, Pakistan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Its such a great location. Right next to Cititel hotel on main Penang Street. Hotel is big with a lift and has big rooms. With 1 night rent within the budgetary limits of 70-90 MYR for double bed, this place has so much potential to become a hit with tourists looking for budget stays. But to my amazement, it seems... More 

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Tawau, Malaysia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Its location is very good as it is quite near to shopping areas and for people who came to see Penang, it is very convenient as there are many tour companies around the area. There are also so many eateries around the area catering to all sorts of taste.e I would classify this as a budget hotel so travellers looking... More 

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Natal, RN
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63 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

The location couldn't be better, in the middle of Penang center , near Cititel Hotel as reference point. We had a huge room with excellent aircondition. The hotel had better times, its a bit run down (rooms carpet, bathroom, furniture leave negative impressions), needs some service for upgrading. Cleanliness at the limit. First impression when we entered the room was... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Great budget base in Georgetown. Budget hotel so don't expect much but clean. Situated in Jelan Penang about a km from Komtar towards the sea. On bus route and within walking distance of a variety of local and Western eating places and not far from Chinatown area. RIght next to Cititel Penang hotel.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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66 hotel reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

Rooms are small to average size but mine was satisfactory. Located on a main street which becomes lively at night. Situated near a small western bar on same side of the road with loud music. Near a catholic church. Opposite is a budget Indian food, open restaurant (open until late). about a 18 -20 minute walk from Komtar centre shops,... More 

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