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Hotel Sentral Georgetown

3.0 of 5 No 12, Lorong Kinta, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast was good given that the room was quite cheap. The room window looked at a wall two meters away, but again for the price paid no complaints about the room. Location was not so close to the historical old town, but bus terminal was close.

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Mumbai
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed at hotel Sentral in KL so was expecting same here but it was better than KL. Rooms were clean and nice. Staff was supportive and we were greeted with welcome drink which was nice. Attractions (listed on Penang attractions) are bit far nearer to little India but if you take bus ride it's just 10 mins and 3... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros Everything you expect of a 3 stars hotel, decent price, small lobby, clean room, good facilities, Wifi and also fast moving lift. Buffet breakfast quite good for a 3 stars hotel. Location of the hotel is excellent. Hawker food stall at New Lane opposite the road from the Hotel just 2mins walk. Penang Road 5mins walk away before you... More 

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Nagano, Japan
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reza at the front desk was a life-saver, arranging for a taxi to bring forgotten items from the hotel to the airport before we departed. So helpful! Rooms are cozy, some a bit smaller than others. Showers are pretty basic. Beds are comfortable enough. Definitely need to take taxis to get to sites/food markets.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The hotel rooms are very clean. The room is brightly light up. The hotel room comes with a free breakfast. I like the breakfast a lot because there is a wide range of variety food to choose from. The food are very delicious. I enjoyed eating them. The price of the hotel is very money worth. I would like to... More 

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Delhi
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Sentral is a decent hotel. I had no expectations from this hotel as I had just 1 night stay there and rest of our time we werespending on star cruise. Having said that this hotel delighted me with its decent tasty food at its restaurant. The staff were helpful every time and the rooms were clean and new. What else... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The hotel is located very central.. just in the middle of burmah road and mcallister road.. It's very near to the New Lane hawker market.. Penang Road is just around 5-10 mins walking distance from this hotel (this is where all the foods are. Cendol/Nasi Kandar Line Clear/Bee Hwa Cafe). If you wanna take bus to bukit bendera or kek... More 

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Seremban, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Hotel comfortable,clean and near bus stop. The hotel, also provides a packege to visit the city georgetown only rm 40 per person for 5 hour drive and more packages that are provided for guest who want to visit penang , friendly staff..good hotel for good price....

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The hotel lobby and lift are small, rooms are dirty with ants crawling around. Housekeeping took their own sweet time to clean up our rooms. The staffs kept banging the door early in the morning. No place to keep our toiletries in the bathroom. Everything was bad.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We did appreciated this hotel - good value for good price, nice room, for somebody it can be small, but for those who want it basically just for overnight is a very good choice. Big bathroom. Good breakfast, omelet cooked directly for each customer separately. The only thing we didn´t appreciated was the overloaded internet connection.

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Address: No 12, Lorong Kinta, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sentral Georgetown 3*
Number of rooms: 137
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