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Hotel Royal Penang

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No. 3 Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Ranked #35 of 54 Hotels in George Town
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel room was quite comfortable and clean, albeit dated. There is a connection to a shopping centre next door - which was great. Just a street away, there is a row of heritage buildings, with many restaurants. The breakfast wasn't good. There was no toothbrush in the room and I called housekeeping to ask for it. They said they... More 

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Great Yarmouth
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6 reviews 6 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 4 nights December.Very helpful and friendly staff. Comfortable bed and very clean room. Housekeeper was very obliging with extra tea and coffee on our arrival with jetlag after long flight. Blocked sink was fixed immediately. Yes, some refurbishment needed because of wear and tear but overall the hotel is in good condition. Breakfast was fine. If you want 5... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel has a very reliable wi-fi connection, even in rooms. We were given a room at the 6th floor. When we opened it, the smell was very bad. It felt like it was just sprayed with one of those chemical thing. We called Housekeeping and told them about it. In less than a minute, they responded to the issue.... More 

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London
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91 reviews 91 reviews
51 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was given a spacious room on the 15th (of 18) floor with commanding views over Georgetown. My room had a separate office area. There was a good wifi signal and the house staff were helpful and pleasant. There are some excellent eateries in the next door Tagore Square area and my favourite was one called Wallpaper. The outdoor pool... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was ok, but room amenities not really complete, no slippers in the room. but floor is ceramic, so feel cold for our foot.:(Breakfast is more to local varieties, strongly recommend roti canai with dahl. really yummy!! opposite hotel have a local food court, char kueh tiao, penang prawn mee, and etc. tasty and cheaper.

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dhaka
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11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room is not up to the mark as we didn't get towels & tissues in time. But our Room view was marvelous on 11th floor. Breakfast was good enough. Location was good to travel by taxi. we get some delicious street food near our Hotel. Service is good.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

room is quite small and old. quite centrally located and near to malls. dinner is good at the hotel but breakfast is average. staffs are rather arrogant. maybe because I'm backpacking they don't think i can afford to stay there lol

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
30 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

clean and tidy room, everything worked, good views to the west, but windows could have been cleaner. We chose not to eat our included breakfast as the dining room had the air conditioning set so low I needed two jumpers to avoid frostbite. Excellent location though, cheap to get taxi to and from here, helpful staff and awesome food right... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Although the hotel is average, but the surrounding area is quite good with beautiful eating places. We had a good and yummy fish soup noodles at the fish soup restaurant. There is one Gay Pub take note

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Pros: Helpful staff, very fast moving lifts, comfortable room, old school feel, clean Cons Ordered a double bed but came as two combined single beds, toilet bowl didn't come with water pipe, feels a little dusty.

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Address: No. 3 Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Royal Penang 4*
Number of rooms: 237
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Hotel Royal Penang George Town
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#11 Luxury Hotel in George Town

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