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2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   No. 35B & 35C Jalan Mesjid Kapitan Keling, Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel is located in a great area. It is very clean and comfortable. The staff is helpful. We gave them our laundry to be done and didn't realize we needed to tell them is was a rush job because we needed it back that night. They were good enough to call the laundromat to make sure we would get... More

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the hotel located just few minutes walk to Padang Kota Lama, and also near to some famous tourist spot at Georgetown. 1 thing i need to mention is, the hotel located at a very busy road, so night time you may get disturb by the vehicle sound. The hotel got provide ear plug but when i request from the staff,... More

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Medan, Indonesia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

It's at the heart of the heritage Georgetown. It's affordable, accessible and clean. Right at its back is Little India. It's near Kapitan Keling Mosque. There are food houses nearby so as the bus stop. I stayed in the four-bedroom dorm for 4 days at the first floor. The bed's comfy. The hot shower's working well. I only had a... More

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Jogja
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Ok, so it's pretty perfect :) I had a 4bed dorm to myself; sadly had to change hostels after two nights because they were booked. Incredibly clean (the staff is always moppin' n scrubbin'). I watched two movies both nights in the lounge....ahhh! What a treat when you are travelling for a year. Awesom staff, very quiet, aircon cooled, great... More

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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3 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Very nice place, very clean, with breakfast included in this price and a very friendly and usefull staff. I arrived there at 10:00 p.m on a rainy day and there were very healpfull. You will for sure enjoy your stay there. The locationis also perfect if you want to visit George Town. Close to the ferry and also very close... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

It's clean, simple room setup for twin single bed, 500 m walk to Esplanade and nearby Little India, staircase is a bit steep and narrow to walk up and down . Shared toilets but they are clean. Free breakfast provided.

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

It's an old charming building in the middle of Georgetown with modern amenities .. The rooms are small but clean. The staff are courteous but somewhat aloof and one of the receptionists is mathematically challenged or tried to swindle a few bucks on two different occasions. There is complimentary tea and coffee in the public area around the clock and... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

As many have said these mattresses are a welcomed treat in comparison to the thin strips of sponge you get elsewhere. The wifi is excellent and breakfast is awesome. Little India is right next door with plenty of eateries, all very unique and tasty! Also make sure you try cafe little angel, a 2 minute walk if you turn right... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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35 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Stayed at a 4 bed dorm for 2 nights. You sleep like a baby on the excellent matrasses they have. Very clean hostels close to all the sights. Your stay has a small but nice breakfast included, free coffee, tea and water 24/7. The staff is friendly and helpful. Definately woudld recommand this place. The dorm was only about 7... More

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Formentera Del Segura, Spain
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Conveniently located in the centre of town. Walking distance to good food courts and Little India. Nice open common area great for meeting people. Best showers I experienced in SE Asia. Dorm room I stayed in was a little tight on space, but AC was good. Mixed experiences from staff, the guy who worked during the day was very helpful... More

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Address: No. 35B & 35C Jalan Mesjid Kapitan Keling, Georgetown, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
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Hotel Class:2 star — Red Inn Court 2*
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" A Heritage Experience for the Weary Traveler" Red Inn Court is a boutique eco-guesthouse centrally located in Georgetown, Penang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. "Every stay becomes a memorable experience" characterises the hospitality one can expect from Red Inn Court. Your stay will be infused within an oasis of myriad cultural experiences that make up our heritage. Use our guesthouse as the starting point to a day of exploration. Many of Penang's prime heritage attractions are only minutes away. Little India is right behind us & the 200-year old Goddess of Mercy Temple is across the road from us. After a long day's walkabout, return to the warmth among friends and little home conveniences. We offer free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free use of Internet PCs, a kitchenette, a Lanna area, in-house movies, free flow hot/cold drinking water, book exchange, lounge area, hot spa showers and that little extra touch unique to us. Our eco-guesthouse is built for leaving a very small impact on the environment; heat-recycled hot spa showers, all lighting use LEDs, an active recycling program, eco-ventilators, automated lighting for bathrooms, etc. Guest can relax in our Lanna. A chill out area where you can sit back, relax and catch up on movies. We offer our facilities as: • We have a mini library (novels, comics, games and book exchange) • FREE HD Movies via Media Player viewed on a 42" HD TV • FREE yet Fast Wi-Fi. We dare say one of the fastest among Penang's hostels. Wi-Fi is available througout the hostel including all rooms. • FREE Breakfast - A simple selection of local and continental spread for breakfast • FREE Flow of Hot & Cold Water • FREE Flow of Coffee & Tea the entire day • FREE use of a Shared Kitchenette (equipped with microwave,cutlery,toaster and kettle) We are unique to other hostels or even bigger hotels, is that our guesthouse is built for leaving a very small impact on the environment. Green is not a byword. We have installed heat-recycled (from the Air-Condition) hot spa showers, ALL lighting uses LED, an active recycling program, Wind-ventilators, Automated lighting for All bathrooms (Toilet lights and exhaust fans switch on when door is closed) and common light timers. Last but not least, we also have a resident tours and travel guide whom would be glad to provide tourist information on Penang. Do enquire to experience what Penang has to offer :) ... more   less 
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