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Hotel Sentral Georgetown

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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Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The check in was swift and efficient. The hotel was fully booked so they joined two twin beds together as I have requested a double bed. Request for the highest floor as the noise from the bar across the street may disrupt sleep. I can hear faint sound from the bar but it didn't affect my sleep, mostly because I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Our family took a little Trip to Penang and we checked in on Feb. The place is great only 5 minute walk to Komtar, and there is hawker food near by too. Mr. Donny the Duty Manager was very professional with his check in process and He also give us a lot of information on how to plan our trip... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Other than the door stopper that almost caused me to trip and fall, I don't have much issues of this hotel. Located within walking distance from Komtar, it's an idea place to put up, and right across the road there's a stretch where numbers of stall are readily to serve some good roadside cuisines.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I stayed in this hotel with my family in November 2014. The front counter service are unacceptable. I booked through the 2 rooms via Agoda, so i requested the best to be side by side for the two rooms since it was a family trip. Upon arriving hotel, it was taking long time for the check-in. Staffs were not trained... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The Sentral Hotel is affordable, staff courteous and friendly always willing to please. Food is tasty and more than adequate. Very central and short bus rides will take you to all local amenities and local places that are a must visit. Rooms are clean and spacious and looked after each day. A personalized service is guaranteed by all staff.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Pretty good hotel, the street food very close to the hotel is excellent. It's about 10 minutes walk to the main shopping mall and bus station. The rooms are nice and clean and are a reasonable size. It's quite good value.

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Helsinki, Finland
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

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 January 18, 2015

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

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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