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47 Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed every moment we spent at Moon Tree 47. The accommodations are stellar and the staff is so hospitable. Kent, the owner, is INCREDIBLE. Such a genuine man that clearly loves to guide guest to the best that Georgetown has to offer. Such central location with daily suggestions on amazing food to try. Writing this review... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival the service that Kent (the owner) provided us was so informative giving us directions to things to see and do as well as some of the fabulous food Penang has to offer! The rooms were unique and homely.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Our family room was large, comfortable and spacious. It had a great warm power shower and working air con. Whilst the room was great what I really want to rave about is the owner Kent, he really made our stay. Kent was amazing! So helpful and kind, a genuinely lovely person. He gave us a map on our arrival and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The personal service that Kent and his team provided made our stay unforgettable! We arrived late in the evening and was apprehensive, as the streets were dark, but Kent greeted us with a warm sincere smile and addressed us by name. The motel is unique and eccentric. My wife and kids loved the historical authentic feel and was over the... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I looked online for suitable accommodation in Georgetown, Penang and I stumbled on Moon Tree 47. all the commentary were full of praise, love and compliments for the owner Kent. and how right they are, I have never met a more hospitable, friendly, kindhearted man than Kent! also his niece Apple works there and she is fantastic too! I had... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

So, yeah, were going to Penang and was looking for a place, found this,, went. Kent. Kent is the new owner of this place, and in endless, constant 30+ years of travelling, I've never, ever, ever, ever encountered a more purely incredibly staggering human being to welcome me anywhere, anywhere else. This guy is madness. The warmest. Well, he welcomed... More 

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Zeerust, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

i stayed at MoonTree 47 for 4 days and the staff has been nothing but friendly and helpful! The food here is great - they serve breakfast and lunch! the best part was staying in a 100 year old house and that i could buy post cards here, write and eat breakfast and they have a mail box. they also... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

MoonTree 47 is one of the best guesthouses I have ever stayed in. It has atmosphere in abundance and the decor is funky. The cafe and garden area are just lovely. Coffee and food in the cafe is very good. The host, Kent, was so welcoming and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble for him - he was cheerful, friendly... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Moon Tree 47 would definitely be on the list of my favourite accom places. It is budget and well located. The booking process was smooth and communication professional. Our host, Kent, was on hand to welcome us and was a mine of local information and offered us any assistance we might require.And yes, he gave us a phone to use... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Great service! Kent was so nice to us! He gave us a local SIM card and a phone to use during the day in case we would need anything, as well as good advice on what to visit and where to eat. The room (at the back, with private bathroom) was very cosy and different. It had two floors, the... More 

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Address: 47 Muntri Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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