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Hotel Malaysia

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   7 Penang Road, Georgetown, Penang Island 10000 , Malaysia
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Ranked #39 of 51 Hotels in Georgetown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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90 reviews 90 reviews
86 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location is the main highlight if you are looking for a good night out, being just steps away from plenty of pubs and bistros. Also attached to the side of the hotel was a 24hr convenience shop. There is a food court just next to the hotel but I wouldn't recommend as the food was mediocre and obviously a... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Location of the Hotel Malaysia is excellent. I was on a family outing and I booked 4 rooms in Hotel Malaysia. The bath tub is too high. I mean, the leap in to / out of the bath tub is too high. I am 5’ 3’’. My 75 years old father who is about 5’ 4”, almost landed head first... More

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I spent 2 nights in this bad hotel and it was so horrible nights.i booked for suprior room and still so dirty and smelly .toilet is so dirty and old.room is so smelly and so old carpet and uncomfortable bed for sleeping .air condition is not working or working so cold and you can't stop it because it's so old... More

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Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

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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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

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
8 helpful votes 8 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
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
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
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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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*
Number of rooms: 47
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Malaysia Hotel Georgetown
Malaysia Georgetown
Hotel Malaysia Penang/Georgetown

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