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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 #8 of 101 Georgetown B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An absolute haven, set in one of the quaintest streets in the old quarter. Staff were super helpful, from the moment we arrived (to a cooling nutmeg welcome drink!) to the moment we left. We stayed in the Jack Roof room - incredibly spacious, enormous bathroom with complementary L'occitane toiletries, quirky, retro artwork everywhere. Plenty of spaces to explore as... More

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Corona, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful, well put together hotel. It feels personal, quaint, yet classy at the same time. Service was amazing. On check-in, we were greeted by pretty much the entire staff, who dropped by one at a time to say hello while we sipped our welcome fizzy nutmeg drink and munched on tropical fruits and local cakes. The landscaping... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would call the stay perfect! The beautiful room aside, everything is thoughtfully arranged and included in the lovelane hotel. From complimentary in-room minibar, afternoon tea, loccitane amenities to a mini library stocked with refreshments. If there was a downside, it would be that you ll not want to leave the hotel to see the rest of Penang. Service is... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

So glad we chose this charming hotel for our week in penang. Wonderfully tasteful in an understated way that also managed to reflect the owners sense of style and perfect taste. Lovely room - huge bed - very comfy with cotton sheets - big bathroom with amazing shower Complimentary tea and snacks every afternoon Breakfast cooked to order with lots... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We booked 2 Straits Eclectic rooms for 2 nights recently. Located in the colorful area of Georgetown, this beautifully refurbished property is a delight visually. Nice touches included afternoon tea and all-day bananas, green apples and biscuits. The bedroom is rather big with a comfy queen-sized bed and huge bathroom. No bathtub though. What I didn't like was the spotty... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

All I can say is WOW- me and my partner stayed at 23 lovelane for 4 wonderful nights. Firstly the staff make you feel so so welcome. This is really a place away from home. The suites are amazing at this boutique hotel..huge bathrooms, quite and decorated with amazing furniture and art works. This hotel is truly one my all... More

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Singapore
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39 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Took a Muntri Suite for 4 days for 3 families and the house must be about 300 to 350 sqm. It is decorated with pictures, artifacts, artwork, tradtional furniture yet has the modern amenities like washing machine, dryer fully functional kitchen. Wifi works well and the kids like it. Great local food in the vicinity but parking is a slight... More

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Muscat, Masqat, Oman
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18 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We did a quick visit to Penang over the weekend and decided to stay at Lovelane again. We were not disappointed … the staff remembered us and welcome us with nice and friendly manner. From the check in to check out … the staff all have the smile on their face which made us feel relaxed and happy to be... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The staffs including securities are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast team provide an excellent customer service. We will come back again in the future for this boutique style hotel. Happy to stay in there. We stayed there for 2 nights and love it so much. Recommended for couple.

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Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

First the bad: 1. Noisy location. On the first night we tried sleeping using the ceiling fan only, but the songs playing from some nearby pub/club were too distracting. Turning the aircon on helped - whitenoise is easier to sleep with. 2. To be very very picky, the mechanism of ringing the bell (using a rope) when returning 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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23Lovelane Penang, A Heritage Boutique Hotel in George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site. ... more   less 
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