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MoonTree 47

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47 Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
MoonTree 47
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  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved staying at this old converted Chinese shophouse with great charm and history. Kent who runs the place has a penchant for collecting antiques, taking photographs, growing plants and has a keen eye in constantly improving this establishment. The rooms are clean and comfortable with good air-conditioning. We had the front bedroom upstairs with lovely antique windows to look out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a nostalgic feeling from childhood. Well preserved facade and interior decoration of the building. Its' heritage, culture and the friendly owner. Not forgetting to mention how helpful he is. Great coffee too.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right after booking a room a greeting e-mail comes, and the responsiveness continues with details how to get to the place. Perfect start, the guy running the place keeps the same positive impression through the whole stay, providing a map upon arrival marking all the sights to see, places to eat, including the street art locations. The place itself is... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner, Kent, told us that he wanted to preserve a "traditional" feel. And he did a great job at it! Kent was incredibly friendly, giving each of us a map with hand-picked highlights, from major museums to where to get the best char kway teow in the city. Although often times he's busy working the cafe, during quieter hours,... More 

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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 

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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!

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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 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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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.

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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 

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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.

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