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Super 8 Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   81, Tye Sin Street, Georgetown, Penang Island 11050, Malaysia
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Ranked #28 of 48 hotels in Georgetown
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014
Deviousd88 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Pros: The location is great, it is in the city so it is near to all the travel hotspots. Had free wifi and the toilet was clean. The ac was cold, hot water was nice. Went for the deluxe room with 2 queen beds, the room was really spacious for the 4 of us. Cons: The bed is quite hard,... More

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Indonesia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Good location. 10 minutes walk to komtar and 1st avenue mall. Room is clean and large enough for 2 person in standart room. For 2 night stay we get room on the 1st floor with window. Ac cold. Fast check in and check out. Cleaning service clean room every day and change the towel. Hot water in bathroom. They provide... More

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Sydney, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The hotel location is close to Komtar tower at appr. 5-7 mins walk. I've been to Penang before and I found this is great hotel to choose. Wifi was working fine while I stayed there (08Apr-12Apr). My room was big enough for 2 people stay, I like the hanger design in the room, and the bathroom was big too, they... More

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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

The room was spacious however it has a strong cigarette odor + musty smell. The sink was leaking in the bathroom. Poor service from the staff. They don't seem to care about their guest nor even try to. WIFI was good in certain part of the room. The good connection is often nearest to the door. Good location. It is... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Not so pleasant stay for 2 nights stay. Check in late to a non-smoking room with heavy cigarette smell. Years like bed liner that need to be change and the bed are not so comfortable after a tiring day. As mention free wifi access in the room but you are amazed that you are not able to connect/ search the... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013 via mobile

I decide that I would stay at this Hotel on the recommendation of a "friend". Take my advice, not as a friend, but as a traveller, and give this place a wide berth. There is very little in the rooms apart from a TV that shows either local or Chinese stations and not very of them at that. There is... More

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28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

You can get better value for money closer in to town. Stayed one night then moved a bit closer into Georgetown for a room with better wifi and a cheaper cost. Rooms and bathrooms were nice and clean though, although walls very thin could hear traffic noise quite badly. Wouldn't stay again, service wasn't very helpful, not great location and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

So disappointed when walk in to room. The room door is open n inside is dirty if smoke mark. Check with the reception say the room door open is be course the early rental smoke inside the room. We ask to change room the receptionist give a reason say she don't know how to change. The more terrible is she... More

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Klang, Malaysia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

I have stay there for 2 nights for Penang bridge marathon. In overall, the room is clean, tidy & spacious enough for 4 of us. The bed quality is good, air-cond is cold enough. The location is good also because it is near to the town, and we can reach easily when looking for good food. We are very lucky... More

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27 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Booked 2 days, wifi is super lousy. Cant connect all the time. Called the receptionist and he said many people complaining but boss refuse to do anything. Need towels as the Housekeeping did not put it in. Call receptionist, ask me to go down myself to pick up. ( I was still wet after my bathing) sound so ridiculous!!! He... More

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Address: 81, Tye Sin Street, Georgetown, Penang Island 11050, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Super 8 Hotel 2*
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