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Tune Hotel Downtown Penang

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   100, Jalan Burmah | Section 15, Georgetown, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sandakan Division, Malaysia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cant complain, basics were all met, staff was approachable and friendly. Most bang for one's money. Walking distance to Komtar & the central bus station. Plenty of foods and shopping. 7/11 on ground floor of hotel. Maybe just the towel problem, as in you cant change it for free, so you tend to use the same one during your stay... More

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DeSilvaTunehotels, Manager at Tune Hotel Downtown Penang, responded to this review

Hey Jason, We are happy you liked our hotel. We are ideally located, clean and our rates are a bargain, especially if you book early in advance. We offer the basics and additional towels can be purchased at RM 6 at the front desk. We have great team, and I'm sure they would be able to allocate a room away... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time at this hotel .enjoyed the hotel got a great room quiet and very comfortable.superb location ..lots to see and do..loved being in George town hotel is in walking distance of the water temples food markets..

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed there for 2 nights and its very comfortable. I took the comfort package but I rarely used the AC, as the fan alone is comfortable enough for me to sleep. The most of the attractive sites are within walking distance and there is a bike for rent service nearby and laundry service just opposite of the road.

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DeSilvaTunehotels, Manager at Tune Hotel Downtown Penang, responded to this review

Hi There, We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for tuning in. Regards, Sharon De Silva-Customer Care Manager. More

Perth, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staffs. Rooms clean and well maintained. A/c working well. Easy access to buses. Plenty of food stalls n shops around. Hot/cold water dispenser at the lobby .Pay for towel, wifi.and a/c. good value for money

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Melbourne
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18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not the Ritz, but it's perfectly acceptable. The rooms as you can image are quite small and minimalist, but the aircon worked and the beds were clean and comfortable. We had interconnecting rooms. The hotel is in a great location and walking distance to everything. Recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time I stayed at this Tune Hotel. Room is small but good enough for one person. The room is clean and tidy, great shower, comfortable double bed, safety box, ceiling fan. Excellent value for money if you book early when they have promotional rates. Location is pretty good, close to bus stop, food court, star bucks,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice interior and exterior. i love stay at this hotel cuz the staff were so friendly.. no worries about food.. cuz u can find it at new world park beside the hotel.. and also it has 7eleven at enterence.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was having a biz trip to Penang from 24/7-27/7/14. Every night I unable to enter the room directly as the card has marked me as checked out. Their explanation was due to my card taken out after I went out from the room. It will auto reset n the timing will not match the record anymore! I asked to... More

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DeSilvaTunehotels, Manager at Tune Hotel Downtown Penang, responded to this review

Hi Elaine, We sincerely apologize for the unpleasant experience you have recently encountered during your stay at Tune Hotels Downtown Penang Please connect with me directly at sharon.desilva@tunehotels.com with details of your stay so that I could get the maintenance team to check this up. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We hope to be given the opportunity... More

Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Smooth check-in in the early afternoon, but the room we were allocated has a noisy fan. Asked Level-2 lobby for a switch, and was given a room next door. Still the ceiling fan was noisy, but with a more tolerable rhythm. Other than that, no complaints on this particular Tune inn. Breakfast place near Jalan Nagor was terrific, same with... More

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kuching
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

i stayed here for one night, booked a double room with windows. I didn't bother to add on air-conditioning or bath kits or wifi. Fyi, Penang has free wifi in the city so you don't have to get your own data plan. ok, back to Tune hotel. What I like about the room is it has everything you need, all... More

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DeSilvaTunehotels, Manager at Tune Hotel Downtown Penang, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the post stay review. We take note of your comments regarding the toilet seat and I have wired it to the relevant parties for future consideration. Glad to hear that you had a pleasant stay and we hope to see again in future. Regards, Sharon De Silva-Customer Care Manager More

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Address: 100, Jalan Burmah | Section 15, Georgetown, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tune Hotel Downtown Penang 2.5*
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Get 5-star beds at 1-star prices with Tune Hotels branded select-service hotels. The Downtown Penang hotel features 258 private rooms with en-suite bathrooms, centrally located in the heart of Georgetown, Penang. Food and attractions of Penang within easy reach. We believe in letting our guests know exactly what you pay for, and offer the capability to design your stay via pay-as-you-use add-ons. ... more   less 
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