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23 Love Lane

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   23 Love Lane, Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Ranked #9 of 102 Georgetown B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was traveling with a large group of family and friends, we stayed her for a night during our tour of Malaysia. Because of our large group, we rented a house belonging to the hotel, which was down the street a few hundred feet. Upon arrival, our house was not ready, but we were a little early. They gave us... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the Anglo Indian shophouse which is a duplex within hotel 23 LoveLane - an old bungalow which has been painstakingly refurbished into a smallish boutique hotel. Rooms were done in a quirky, cheerful retro style- with luxurious bathrooms and space for 4 people - with twin beds at the upper level and king size bed on the ground... More

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Malaysia
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174 reviews 174 reviews
31 hotel reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed in the "new" annexe to the hotel, 65 Stewart Lane - which was a stand alone Peranakan house - it was extremely comfortable, and very spacious the location was very good for access to the heritage area there were few shortcomings though: 1. the noise, the noise, the noise! the bedroom really needs to be soundproofed - we... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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90 reviews 90 reviews
58 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We requested 2 adjacent rooms but that was not possible. Instead we were offered I guess what you would call an annexe. Through a side door and into side road and shown to a fully converted shophouse. It had all mod cons, a usable kitchen, and a jacuzzi in the open air right through the back. Large living room on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We fell in love with 23 love lane immediately as we stepped into its premises. Stayed at the jack roof annex for a night and wanted to remind for more nights.. unfortunately it was fulled booked there after. The quaint surrounding and eclectic furnishings are a visual treat with a touch of olden days charm.. we truly enjoyed our stay... More

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is really special. The situation in the heart of old Georgetown is perfect. Starting with a welcoming, refreshing 'nutmeg' drink, this old Malaysian house has been carefully and thoughtfully restored so it is comfortable with large, interesting pieces of art work. Breakfast is great with a choice between a 'Western style' or a 'Malaysian/Indian style'. Lovely furniture and... More

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Puchong, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Stayed here for 4D3N and my only regret is I can't stay any longer. The restoration work is amazing. When in the hotel felt like I have been transported back in time and to learn about the restoration process I am totally left in a state of awe. The service staffs are very attentive and always there to assist. The... More

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Hobart, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Returned to Georgetown after last stay 12 months ago. Stayed one night at 23 Love Lane and returned for 4 nights this time. Just as good. A haven in bustling Georgetown. Great Place, great art, great food and service and cheap as chips we think.

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Have just had 6 days here and found the hotel and staff excellent. The staff solved any queries about local travel and places to visit or eat straight away. They provide a free afternoon tea with cake and tea which gives you a chance to meet other travellers. The laundry service took 2 days instead of one but didn't really... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

23 Love Lane is a gem in many ways. First, there is the place itself. The boutique hotel is in a two-storey heritage house that has been lovingly restored and tastefully decorated. Walking in and exploring the place becomes a visual feast. First there is the decor, a beautiful warm contemporary approach with a hint of whimsy found in the... More

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Address: 23 Love Lane, Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — 23 Love Lane 4*
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