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Hotel Royal Penang

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No. 3 Jalan Larut, Georgetown, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Ranked #34 of 51 Hotels in Georgetown
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Dated and tired hotel. Make my business trip very tired. Cannot rest well as the room is dusty and carpet is dirty. Will not check in to this hotel anymore. Breakfast is ok, standard buffer style. Only good thing is there is a Supermarket link to the hotel. Walk straight down and you can find some eateries.

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Me and my 8 girlfriends selected Park Royal Penang hotel based on the positive reviews and awesome experience with other park royals ... but unfortunately, i was pretty disappointed with my stay in penang from 12th to 14th September 2014. On entering room 436, the room wasn’t done up. ( FYI, I checked in at almost 6pm or so which... More

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Trieste, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice modern hotel. Spacious and quiet rooms with all the amenities. Good breakfast. Not far from downtown and chinatown (at walking distance). Free parking. Convenient if you move with your own wheels.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

- Stay here for two night in July. - First stay is two years ago. - Room cleanliness is okay. - Room design is old. Crack is found in toilet basin. - Parking is available. There is a multi-level parking at the back of hotel - If renovated, we might choose to visit again.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

we stayed here in June , and probably won't stay here again if we based everything on our arrival experience. I found the check in staff unwelcoming and not the most professional. The porter however was much more friendly. We arrived to our room, and found that the air conditioning was not working, and that the lights didn't work either.... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stayed here for a night. Got up graded to a family suite. Nice room with a view of the swimming pool. Room is relatively cramped but every corner of it are put to good use. Good water pressure in the shower but could do with an extra lighting in the shower cubicle. Air conditioning is good but would have been... More

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Somerton, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I are British, I only say this because this review will thus have a European perspective. My wife was working in George Town and I was accompanying her as a tourist. Our accommodation was adequate. The carpet was dirty, the furnishings and the curtains were stained and the air conditioning did not seem to function properly. The... More

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Kuantan, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights. The Hotel quite old & well maintained. Room are spacious. The Royal Hotel Penang located easily excess to town area and shopping location. Penang are heaven for foods. We enjoyed Nasi Kandar, Masala Tea, Roti Canai, Indian foods and many more. Overall we enjoyed our stay here and will come again.

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Cyberjaya, Malaysia
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel twice in the last few years. I can't imagine staying anywhere else in Penang. It is centrally located and which makes getting around easy. - Friendly staff - Good breakfast buffet - Clean - Safe Overall had a pleasant stay which meet my expectations.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I was a guest in June, stayed in the hotel for almost a week. The hotel chargers like a 4 star hotel but can not be mentioned even as a 2 star hotel, I have stayed in way better budget hotels that could accommodate to its guest requirements, not so "Royal" after all. Requested for ironing service, told me off... More

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Address: No. 3 Jalan Larut, Georgetown, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Royal Penang 4*
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