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Grand Continental Hotel - Penang

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   68, Jalan Gurdwara, Georgetown, Penang Island 10300 , Malaysia
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Ranked #83 of 102 Georgetown B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

it is an averaging hotel. hotel itself and it interior are old. hotel cleaness are ok, hotel service are ok. location wise not bad, quite easy access to food court, stalls and pubs are all around the corner

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Borneo Island
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9 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Booked online. Arrived and found out that there will be no hot water the few days we are staying there. Location not that great as well. Room is comfy, but view so-so. There's no much choice for breakfast. Overall, still alright for the price.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 hotel reviews
239 helpful votes 239 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

I understand this hotel was given a 3stars but in my opinion, it does not worth half a star. Located in a good place right in the heart of Penang Island. Reception & Lobby: Lobby is dark and no proper waiting area. I make a call to the receptionist to confirm my reservation but they failed to give me an... More

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Stayed for 1 night for business trip. As well known hotel brand i'm not worried about the hotel when make a reservation. But when enter the receptions, staff don't have standard uniform not friendly. facilities are aging, room have old furniture and carpet are dusty. AC not maintained and noisy. i have to request towel because its not ready in... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Came here for business trip. Rooms are old and not well maintained. No hot shower (broken). Front desk not local and can not speak local. Will not come here again. Will noy recommend to any other person

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

First of all, this hotel must not be confused with another one with very similar name but better rating. I don't mind old hotels as long as they are clean and well maintained. But not this one. From the car park to the lobby and corridors are not well-lit. And yes, the elevator is dangerous. Stained beddings and mouldy pillows.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013 via mobile

Elevators - not safe Centralized Aircond - overall bad Staff - Average friendly but lied about the hot water. Food/Breakfast - moderate Room Safety/Window - No safety lock Doors locks - no further comment, they just need to change to keycard. No cab or airport transfer. No cab is willing to pick up from to anywhere. For all that as... More

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Delhi
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

I was so shocked at the Maintenance and House Keeping standards and rude behaviour of staff and Manager of Grand Continental Hotel, Penang that I have vowed never to stay at Grand Hotels ever again anywhere in the world. I , along with my wife, stayed at the Hotel on 14 Sep 2013 night. The room allotted to us had... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Hotel location good, very near to Komtar, Pragin Mall, Gama departmental store, We had a spacious room for 4 pax comes wth a queen bed n 2 super sgl beds. Very comfortable. Buffet breakfast was very standard n nothing to shout about. Overall hotel is getting outdated.

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Wellington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The photos on trip advisor don't reflect what this hotel is actually like, it looks a lot nicer, cleaner and not as old!! We had to move hotels in the middle of the night as we experienced fleas or something that was biting me, I didn't want to hang around and stay in another room to find out any more!... More

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Address: 68, Jalan Gurdwara, Georgetown, Penang Island 10300 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Georgetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Continental Hotel - Penang 3*
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