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Yeng Keng Hotel

3.5 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   362 & 366, Chulia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200 , Malaysia
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Ranked #4 of 52 Hotels in George Town
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Old school values on service & cleanliness. 4 days in an ideal location in Penang. Close to good transport links. Close to great street food and Campbell street and Toh Soon Cafe - best Malay breakfast. Staff at the Yeng Keng couldnt be more helpful. Hotel & pool were spotless. Good aircon & bathroom had separate shower not a wet... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not just an ordinary hotel ... It is a very unique small heritage hotel, the building brought us back to the way old Penang was ... despite old , it is well maintained and very clean ... Service is good , room size is just nice , breakfast is very good with a mix of local and western... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yeng Keng Hotel is a marvellous small hotel right in the middle of Georgetown. It has been beautifully restored. We stayed 4 nights in the Garden Suite which is a large room, very comfortable and quiet. The hotel is very open and airy with lots of areas for relaxing other than your room. The staff were great, very obliging, especially... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling with a Group of friends we decided to stay in the Yeng Keng after reading the favourable reviews on Trip Advisor. I had correspondence with the hotel in the lead up to our stay, specifying that it was key to our booking that two of our rooms were twin rooms. Having had issues with this on other vacations, I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been to Penang before, staying originally in the Eastern & Oriental, we deliberately chose a boutique hotel with a more central location......and we feel we hit the jackpot with Yeng Keng. We arrived late in the evening, when the hotel is charmingly lit up. The receptionist was expecting us, and after a speedy check in, and some complimentary drinks... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This accommodation is centrally located in Georgetown. The building has had a makeover which has resulted in a very tasteful and spacious accommodation establishment. The staff are wonderful and all amenities are available. There is even freshly brewed coffee, tea, water and fruit for the guests, located in front of the foyer. The choice of breakfast items is amazing! All... More

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Port Fairy, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second visit to the Yeng Keng, the first for my husband. We were there for a week and thoroughly enjoyed our stay and the personal attention and care shown by all staff, including domestic. The whole building and surrounds are kept scrupulously clean and tidy. Room size is not an issue as far as we are concerned!... More

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The Yeng Keng Hotel is located in central part of the old city. Nearby are various restaurants, food stands and other shops and in short walking distance to Busses and other things of interest Rooms are modern and clean and staff friendly, courteous and happy For the Breakfast we had to go to the nearby Yeng Keng café. Which is... More

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We chose this hotel for its heritage style and central location and we were not disappointed! We booked the Garden Suite which is on the first floor. Room size is adequate as is the storage space and bathroom. There was a problem with the sound quality on the TV but we didn't come to George Town to watchTV! Just outside... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stayed at Yeng Keng Hotel, located down-town and close to various restaurants, food stalls and shopping. It is with short walking distance to various historical sights in Georgetown. Unlike large multistory hotels, this hotel had a personal and friendly atmosphere. The boutique hotel is a refurbished mansion of a by-gone era. The staff was friendly and helpful. Our room... More

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Address: 362 & 366, Chulia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Yeng Keng Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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