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Hotel Malaysia

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   7 Penang Road, Georgetown, Penang Island 10000 , Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here for 1 night..although the outside look old ..the rooms are under renovation and we got the newly renovated room. we booked 2 queen bed room..it came with a free breakfast..and im really impressed with the room! it s really big..with 2 queen bed, complete with a tv, mini refrigirator.. and the bathroom is really nice too! very clean,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly, welcoming staff, helpful and attentive to any issues or questions I had during my 3 night stay. They had links with a tour place which they were not pushy in offering, but the tours were very reasonably priced (especially for a solo traveller, a very rare thing in Asia when you usually have to pay for 2) so... More

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Do agree that this hotel has seen it better days thru out the years but with the attractive price & within the city it should still be acceptable. Room is spacious and clean sheets. Bath area is clean . Location is good with F & B around the area with plenty of human traffics the moments you step out from... More

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New Delhi, India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

we are two couples and stayed only for 1 night. our room was booked with double bedroom and breakfast. this hotel is very impressive. nice welcome and gave good service. the room was good on 8th floor with nice view and big window. we were very impressed with the breakfast, which has lot of option to eat anything. the location... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I stayed at the Hotel Malaysia for two nights and I was unimpressed. The front desk staff are not very helpful, and when asked questions they tended to mumble their answers. I had booked a room with a double bed, and was given a room with two single beds Breakfast was also disappointing, oily eggs, stale bread, and no real... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

On my way to Thailand holiday, I stop here. I thought staying only two nights, we will not need anything special. But this below that as well. Very dingy and dirty. The beds have bugs that kept us up all night. I am sure, this place must have been fancy back in the day. But now it is in need... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

This was my umpteenth time staying in this hotel for more than a decade, it used to be my top choice for accommodation when I visited the island, but sadly my most recent stay is a far cry from what it was many years ago. My room is not very clean and one of the light fixtures is not working.... More

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Guys, I was there with my family (wife and 4 years old daughter) on 1st March 2014. We had a very bad experience. It's a very old hotel and they have bed bugs!!! I killed 2 of them and we have to on the light the whole night in order to protect ourselves (especially our daughter) from the bugs. We... More

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
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62 reviews 62 reviews
23 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

we were brought to this place by a cabbie who had brought us from the border; it was expensive, especially considering how worn and barely clean our room was. the fixtures, mattress, and everything had obviously seen far better days, breakfast was the only high point, and even it was of erratic and inconsistent quality from item to item and... More

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Leeds
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We checked into this hotel after looking at lots of hotels in the area. It cost us about £25 per night including a decent buffet breakfast but for that price I would expect wifi to be included. Wifi is really important to us as we are travelling for a year & we had to pay 8 ringetts per device per... More

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Address: 7 Penang Road, Georgetown, Penang Island 10000 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Malaysia 3.5*
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Malaysia Hotel Georgetown
Malaysia Georgetown
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