We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

MoonTree 47

Certificate of Excellence
Hotel website
47 Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
MoonTree 47
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Certificate of Excellence
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015
JuSchnitz Paris
Add Photo Write a Review

42 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    32
    6
    2
    2
    0
See reviews for
6
17
10
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (5)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Thai first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (42)
  • Mar-May only
    (16)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (10)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (4)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (12)
All months
Paris
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

What a great place, first a beautiful original local style building, a great cafe downstairs with a super nice and very helpful owner. He showed us all the good places to eat, drink and see in George Town, you can have total faith in him we haven't been disappointed a single time, you should especially try the juices he will... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The most cosy place in the whole area! Feels like home. Loved every moment we spent there. The "homemade" map Kent provided was superhelpful, we followed all his suggestions and had the best time. Greetings to Kent and Mister Cat! See you soon!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We had a very positive experience at Moontree 47. I have never experienced service like this at any guesthouse before. Kent might be the coolest host I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. He arranged for our airport pick-up and gave us a thorough briefing of the house rules and local tips as soon as we checked in. He... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

When you enter this guesthouse you feel it straight away: this place is artistic with a nice and friendly atmosphere. The owner Kent, a (ex-) photographer himself explains you all ins-and-outs of Georgetown by using a self-designed city map. Ask for the big front room with old-Chinese windows and shutters, you won't find it cosier than this in Georgetown.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I (28/33) stayed only one night at MoonTree cafe. The hostel ist just too cute and we would come again. The host was really really friendly and helpful with any question we had. He gave us too bikes for free to discover the city and loads of advice for food, fun, sightseeing etc. the shared shower and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Very Penang, although the room is aged, it's clean and safy. Speedy wifi! The host Kent is a super nice guy and show you many authentic dining venues and places to visit. Kent can make a good coffee as well. Will visit here again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Kent is amazing! As soon as you walk in the door he will provide you with everything you need to enjoy your stay in Penang and then some! A cell phone, a detailed food map and a run down of all the local attractions are included before you even see your room. And the rooms! The rooms are delightful! If... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

My daughter and I were supposed to stay there for only 2 nights however after meeting Kent we extended for 2 more nights . Very confortable and a practi al place . its pretty much near everything 😀! We loved it .

Was this review helpful? Yes
Munich, Germany
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

First of all, the owner (Kent) is a super nice guy. He provides everybody with a map and many information on what to visit, where and what to eat (local food). He also provides a cell phone to be able to contact him if we had any questions or problems. The accommodation is simple but very special. Great cafe to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London
Top Contributor
130 reviews 130 reviews
19 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

By writing this review-I am terrified that this gem of a guest house will be overbooked, as I intend to come back. Why? The manager Kent is charming, efficient and caring of his guests. Why? The guest house is quaint and odd, and quirky and strange, and totally awesome...from a shower and toilet on the outside balcony for the top... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

48 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (48)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Other (23)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Price Your Stay