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Hotel Sentral Georgetown

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No 12, Lorong Kinta, Georgetown, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Hong Kong, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel Sentral Georgetown is not a x-star hotel, hence please do not expect a x-star service. What we experienced at this hotel was comparable to the hotel rate. Good 1) Carpark is always available, even late at night. The carpark attendant will find a carpark lot within the hotel premise. 2) Location. As we rented a car, we didn't really... More

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Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

1) Poor service by hotel receptionist ( Cherry ). Even we paid all to Air Asia , but Cherry denied that we need to top up the difference ($50) to have a roll up bed & free buffet breakfast. After we reticfy with her regarding this, she then realised their hotel got this package. 2) Bad design of hotel room,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked two rooms and indicated queen-sized beds and non-smoking rooms. When we reached there, the receptionist gave us rooms with single beds on smoking floors. When we asked them, they claimed that that was what they have. Full-stop! Too bad!

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Warsaw, Poland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Modern, nice looking, clean rooms. Quite a spacy and clean bathroom. Fridge in the room, restaurant on-site, within walking distance to the historical part of the town. We really liked it. The only objection is that if you order a taxi through them they don't just call a taxi but gain additional profit on it - we paid really too... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Feel safe and clean with the hotel room, the hotel is very near to town and the hawker stalls ( few steps walk) and the shopping area - Komtar, Avenue , Prangin Mall (5minits walking listen). Traveller also can take pulic transport at komtar area.

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Sanaa, Yemen
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88 reviews 88 reviews
24 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't understand why many people think that this hotel is in a good location but the fact is that this hotel is about 20mins walking to the old Georgetown and it's tourist attractions I had to rent a car to explore the island as it's too hot during the day and don't want to spend my time staying at... More

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Singapore
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are modern, reliable a/c and hot water and comfortable bed. Has everything i need for good nights rest. Location is good, about 5 mins walk to komtar area for shopping, and 10mins to heritage area. Building is prominent and easy to spot (good for those who prefer to go on foot/bus instead of taxis). Just hop on a bus... More

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Karnataka, India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel last year during my trip to Malaysia. The hotel building looks bland from outside, but inside it is good. The check-in process was fast , as was the check-out. Coming to the room - it was small, but amenities like mini-bar, kettle were provided. There were 2 Queen size beds, which are good enough for... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel location is great, about 5 - 10 minutes walk to tourist attractions. Hawker center about 2 minutes walk from the hotel, shopping malls about 5 minutes walk. Service was below average, very slow staff and doesn't seem to be interested in their job. Concierge was busy talking away with her friends, stood for about 5 minutes while getting ignored... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked 4 rooms and have indicated non-smoking rooms for all. But was allocated to a smoking floor (Level 2). When we questioned the hotel reception, he have the cheek to say that we only indicated "non-smoking ROOMS" and not "non-smoking FLOOR"!?!? He said that all rooms are non-smoking. SO DOES IT MEAN THAT TENANTS CAN ONLY SMOKE IN THE CORRIDORS... More

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Address: No 12, Lorong Kinta, Georgetown, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sentral Georgetown 3*
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