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Georgetown Hotel

38, Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10500, Malaysia
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Ranked #97 of 147 George Town B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location- Not the best one . You have to go to other lanes in order to take buses which takes you to the best attractions of Penang. I had a hard time to find this hotel in night. I came from Batu Ferringhi and bus dropped us almost 400 mtrs away but it was really difficult to find this hotel... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The first night was okay but room was dusty. The second day, all tv channels went off. Staff cleared the dust but merely said satellite tv was out of order when one satellite channel was fine.. They were merely avoiding the issue. They even offered to change my room but didn't keep to their promise. So yeah, dont bother. Just... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The hotel features advertised on trip advisor include beach front, a spa, a pool and some other stuff too, however there is NO beach access (obviously, look at a map), NO pool, no spa, not sure about the restaurant haven't seen it don't think it exists either so that room service thats advertised likely doesn't exist either, there is nothing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Main advantages: 1.good place in George Town 2.Very Clean 3. Nice Staff 4.Cheap price 5.very near to Giant store Main disadvantages : 1.Very small rooms 2.Small lobby 3.not enough information(maps,...) about Penang in reception

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This hotel let me feel sev n price is very good for this hotel,jasmin G.managel V nice person N sev,i will come again,stay back same hotel,THank You gm jasmin arr anything for me ur v good!!i will visit again for this hotel Ksmusic entertaiment actor n singer

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Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Just recently booked my stay at this hotel through online for a single superior room, the site shows rooms available but in actual fact when i checked in i was only given 2 separate beds and the beds are so small that one turn and you are at the other edge of the bed...relatively clean, good internet coverage, most important... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel for a night whilst in Penang. I had booked a Junior room which was too small. However the bathroom was clean n big. Service was very good, like for eg. Iron with board was provided upon request. Location was good...next to KFC and 10 mins walk from shopping malls. However I still feel that one... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Everything is average..but it's a nice place to stay..Less noise and good receptionist! The KFC just next to this hotel and Penang Plaza is on the opposite. I am not recommended this hotel for those which is traveling without transport.

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Helsinki, Finland
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Stayed here few nights on my business trip to penang,room was clean but my towels were not so,and after room clean up there was no towels at all?? Staff was nice and responded well for all the needs. Location is really good as well and short walking distance.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel on a regular basis. The length of stay varies from 10 days to 20 days. The main reason I say at this hotel is because of the friendly staff and its management. As I use this hotel regularly, I have come across certain things which I have brought to the attention of the management... More 

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