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Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   18 Persiaran Gurney, Georgetown, Penang Island 10250 , Malaysia
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Ranked #35 of 49 hotels in Georgetown
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Located at gurney drive with a seafront view and many food just nearby. Few shopping complex also around the area. Free parking is available in the hotel. Service is good but room is a bit old. Air con is not working in one of the room but managed to change to another room which is fine.

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Singapore, Singapore
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our recent trip to this hotel was badly manage. Upon check in, had assigned room #2302 which A/c not working and dripping. Had to change room to #3503 which a/c in master-room was also not working. Receptionist Theresa offer to change room & Venilla was helpful to assist with some documents that i needed to print. Requested for hotel concierge... More

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Shanghai, China
19 reviews 19 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been a enough hotels to finally hit the probability of something strange happening. This time, it did. I got room 2907, and on the level, i was walking towards my room. When I got almost towards the end, I passed a room where I saw the housekeeping trolley outside one of the room, with 2 guys sitting on... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not the first time to stay in this hotel. But today I very disappointed to the reception & room services. First room I check in 1201, the facilities in the bath room are not completed, no towel, Jacuzzi is dirty. The pillow, the bed very old & the bed sheet is very dirty. Very uncomfortable & not worth for... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, we checked into Room 2105 about an hour just before midnight on Friday 11-April 2014. Upon, getting into the room, we discovered that the room is infested with cockcraoches. They are everywhere from the coffee making table to the study table, the bed, the carpet. We were all upset. My kids were horrified. I called the reception immediately from... More

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Singapore, Singapore
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard horrid things about this hotel and I think that made a huge difference. My expectations were low. So when the Hotel managers, Linda and Sunny, personally attended to me, I was more than impressed. Then when I got to the room, I was truly Wowed! The room was large and spacious. Perfect for my mother and I... More

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Mullaloo, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a two room apartment for my family. Was promised a recently renovated room which was okay except it stank of cigarette smoke. To the point of giving us all headaches. Changed to another room which was old, tired amd dirty. Fridge also did not work. Will not be staying here again.

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Kuala Lumpur
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to stay in Penang if you want to remain in the city area to enjoy local hawker food and explore tourist spots in Georgetown. The decor is old but I was lucky to get a room on 34th floor which was clean without much problems except for the air condition that was not cold enough in one... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My relatives stayed in Rm 1305-big room but infested by cockroaches and insect- eating curtains-holes in them.Complained about them ,nothing is done,is the hotel going to be responsible for the clothing being destroyed by them or worst still,- disease, it is acceptable to have a cockroache but not infestation, get your act right , treat it with an insect spray,turn... More

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was very old fashion even that I see all the bad review bfore, I still book it. Thought was stay there is the nearest place to town. However really can't imagine that this hotel was terrible. Elevator is too old, inside the room was very very smelly, carpet is very dirty and old, phone was spoilt. Check in and... More

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Also Known As:
Gurney Resort Hotel And Residences
Gurney Hotel
Gurney Hotel Penang
Gurney Hotel Malaysia
Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences Penang/Georgetown
Address: 18 Persiaran Gurney, Georgetown, Penang Island 10250 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #35 of 49 hotels in Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences 3.5*
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