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Red Rock Hotel

202A Jalan Macalister, Georgetown, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Ranked #32 of 49 hotels in Georgetown
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 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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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to penang for a weekend getaway. Arrived early and called the hotel if we could check-in earlier and they say there is a room ready. When we arrived, the manager told us that the room will not be ready until 2pm which is also the check in time. I asked him so why they say yes in the first... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel location is on the starting point of food vaganza on mcalister road.. There's bus stop nearby hotel, famous tambun biscuits beside hotel so you can buy biscuit easily if u missed out something. We stayed at standard family room for 4 people inside. Bed are queen size but bigger than standard queen. Comfy and firm. The best part we... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

arrived red rock after long drive down from krabi to penang. the room was nicely decorated and spacious. the pool was closed at 7pm which is the downside. buffet breakfast was nice and very east meets west.

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Townsville, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Our family of 6 stayed at Red Rock over the xmas break,great hotel,good breakfast,area convenient for transport,staff good except for head receptionist who had a massive chip on her shoulder and really didn't want to be there,after an 8 hour flight with children this is not appreciated,the rest of the staff were happy and very helpful,so maybe management may do... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We booked elsewhere but it was so unacceptable (highly discrepancy from online photos) we had to leave and look for elsewhere. We were lucky with the help of a private tour guide acted as taxi pickup driving us around looking for alternatives. And we found Red Rock, we were lucky. We stayed in two rooms next to each other. One... More

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Klang Bah Kut Teh
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38 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

I used to stay in this hotel in the past and choose to stay in this hotel again this time as we extend our business trip. I was rather disappointed looking on how dated this hotel is after my previous stay 5 years ago. Although room is big, the carpet is not that clean and dust can be seen at... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We were stay for 2 nites in deluxe room. The room are spacios and clean but there is no baby cot provided. The location is good in the georgetown just next to UMNO building.there are many howker/restaurant surrounding the hotel. Breadfast is just serve basic (toasted bread,fried rice,sousage,eggs,salad).Swimming pool is not that clean.

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

1. Hotel location is handy and good. Next block was just a local night market. Very convenient for shopping and having food around as closer to Chinatown, only 7-10 mins to Komtar shopping centre. Much food selections around Jalan Macalister and Jalan Burma. 2. Hotel breakfast was excellent. Good taste. 3. Male staff are more friendly, no English language barriers... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

This hotel provides best value by : In general, male staff are much better in terms of English proficiency, experience and knowledge of hospitality. However, the female staff need to be re-trained. The hotel needs to ensure all staff speak English. Excellent location which is next to the night market of Jalan Macalister. Very closed to Komtar and few shopping... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Stayed at Red Rock Hotel in May 2013. Was in Rm 828. On my return to hotel on 20/5/2013 at 2145, I could not open my padlocks on 2 luggage despite several attempts. On examination, I noticed that they have been tampered with via the openings of the locks! Complaint made to receptionist but he was very unhelpful and tried... More

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Also Known As:
Red Rock Hotel Penang/Georgetown
Address: 202A Jalan Macalister, Georgetown, Penang Island, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
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Ranked #32 of 49 hotels in Georgetown
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