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Ryokan @ Muntri Street

62, Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clean, white, comfy & attentive to the great details! We stayed for a night here. Not sure about the check-in process as it was handled by my friends. But definitely LOVE the dorms!! It was neat & complements well to the flawless white interior. Each bed comes with individual power point, personal lamp, a small compartment attaching to the wall... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We where very happy with our 3 night stay at Ryokan during our quick trip to Penang. We had to check in pretty late during the night as our flight had been delayed, we had emailed the hostel to say that our flight had been delayed and we would be arriving very early in the morning. As we arrived at... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Was very very satisfied with my stay. The staff do serve with a smile, but it is looks very forced, other than the lady with a tattoo and the chinese guy, makes making enquiries and requests a bit unpleasant. Rules are given but not enforced, while i was there, there happened to be a bunch of teens staying (not that... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Stayed here for 1 night last weekend. The location and service is excellent. The rooms are clean, toilets are clean as well. Checking in and out is pretty much easy and hassle free. One thing to note, the floors are made out of wood, and not everyone knows and understand the concept of "walking quietly". While I was there, there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This place was definitel our best stay in out whole SEA backpacking. Located to almost everything (if not, the busstop is just 3 minutes from there), great 24h service, clean beds and rooms. Also is it an old pre-war building which still have the same wooden floors from then. Very cool place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is the second time return to the same hotel and it is still as lovely as it was. The hotel was already a lil tired, hence the management was trying to do some refurbishment, and I am looking forward to its new feature in my coming trip!

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This is my second time staying this is wonderful place and I think it's still a great place to stay in Penang. Penang has changed a lot since my last visit but it's a good thing. A lot of cafe and museum has opened just along Muntri street which is only good news for the visitors staying in Ryokan.

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Kuala Selangor, Malaysia, Asia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It's a great experience to stay in Ryokan @ Muntri Street where the rooms were with wooden floor concept. Basic facilities are provided with reasonable price. Good located where you can reach the famous/must go interested places by just walking or rent a bicycle.

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Went to Penang and booked this hostel with a group of 20 cyclist, very bicycle friendly hostel that lets you park your bicycles at the back of the hostel with security tag required to access. Clean washroom and comfortable room with decent price. Service is just normal. Overall not too bad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I quite happy to choose Ryokan. Staff is quite friendly and helpful. The Wi-Fi was fast, beds comfy, best breakfast, and location good. Not only the location is just perfect spot. Quiet surrounding, but actually really close to the busy street of Chulia and Penang. Near many good restaurants and also George Town's heritage. I will coming back again !!!

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Address: 62, Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Number of rooms: 50
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