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Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel

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62, Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Honestly, this is my first dorm stay in Penang so my judgement wouldn't be accurate but it really surprised me how fun the environment was.I came with my friends so it was sure as hell fun but this is definitely built for lone travelers.I love how the staffs separate each dorms for men and women respectively.Oh we were asked to... More 

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Klang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful experience here days ago with a bunch of my uni friends. The environment is really clean and the owners are extremely friendly! Strategic location if you would like to go for cycling around penang. You wouldn't regret!

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Clean dorms, nice interior design, close to Heritage area, local food. Good location. Value for money, easy to get around and quiet and suitable for budget travellers !! Friendly warm reception, staffs is friendly and helpful. But it gets really noisy when people are walking past , we can hear them running up and down the stairs. Anyway, I think... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Impressed by the "room service" where change new towel, bed will be done, and this is not a hotel, but hostel. Definitely will come back for my next visit to Penang. The breakfast was great too, not your typical hostel breakfast - bread and jam, but sausages, baked beans, eggs, toast, fried noodles, chee cheong fun. Nothing I could complain.

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Selangor, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

everything was perfect!. The price is highly reasonable. I've been here three times before and they never dissapoint. They keep upgrading and improving every single aspect. The floors are now covered with mat. And the breakfast provided is much satisfying! Thumbs up for ryokan muntri street. Highly recommended for backpackers!

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Room is clean and comfortable. Staffs is friendly and helpful. However the wooden floor is a bit noisy where people walking outside, those in the room can heard it clearly. Although damping have been done but there are still room for improvement. I would prefer the previous style of preparation of breakfast where there was a lovely lady cook warm... More 

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Penang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can pay a very cheap price to enjoy a very relaxing and artistic environment in Ryokan Muntri. The owner are so friendly and you can make friends with other roomates as well. The cleanliness is undeniably perfect. Try it out!! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Felt relax and truly liked this place...! Clean and comfortable. Staff were friendly and helpful. You need to get used to the co ed toilet cum bathroom. It was closed to street art and my favourite steamboat place. Will certainly stay in this place in my next return.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, clean environment, located near many attractions. Very satisfied with their service. The owner of the hostel even bring us around to shop, sightseeing and eat Dim Sum. Definitely going to go back again because of their service.

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ChuliaMansion, Owner at Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Ethan, Thanks for much for your review and glad your group enjoyed your stay at Ryokan. I trust your trip was enjoyable and hope to see you guys back soon for Georgetown- 2. It was nice to hear that Ryokan Muntri is a well known Penang hostel among your Singaporean friends. We continue to improve on what we deliver... More 

St Davids Peninsula, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I've stayed at the Ryokan twice now and both times were very enjoyable. The rooms and bathroom are very clean and the service is excellent. The staff on reception are very helpful and are very willing to help out with any questions you have to ask. The cleaners were very friendly, I was not well one day and so had... More 

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