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Hotel Mingood

Argyll Road, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Hotel Mingood
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Ranked #40 of 69 Hotels in George Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2008
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2008

I just returned from Penang, was starying in Hotel Mingood. There is nothing negative I can say about the hotel room or service. The room was clean and had a fresh coat of paint on the wall, and a new sofa to match. The counter staff were friendly and helpful, just that they dont smile alot. Must be the extremely... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2008

I stayed here for three nights On the plus side, it is cheap, there is free wi-fi and the breakfast is passable On the minus side the rooms are old and the staff, though helpful enough, barely cracked a smile in my whole visit Worst of all, however, were the bed bugs. I had to change rooms at 2.30am on... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2007

A good budget hotel in a great location in Penang. The staff were very friendly and our double room was large and clean with the hottest showers we've had in a long time! Its close to some good hawker centres - we enjoyed Red Garden just off Jalan Penang - a 5 min walk from the hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2007

Lovely little gem. Great location if you want to stay in the heart of George Town. Excellent value with breakfast included. Very friendly and helpful staff. Our room was cleaned daily with fresh linens and towels provided. I would absolutley recommend this hotel!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2007

Wanted to try a basic hotel in Penang as this time I am on holiday and my company is not paying! It is an old hotel. Clean and relatively well maintained. It has a little library of travel guides at the lobby. It is really basic but better than staying in a hostel. Well located near the busy Penang Road.... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2007

Hotel Mingood is a great basic hotel in the centre of Georgetown, Penang. Pros: - Staff were amazingly helpful and knowledgeable. - Rooms were big and clean with aircon, local tv and ensuite. - Fresh towels and sheets daily. - Free wifi in rooms or pay for terminals in reception. - About 7 mins walk from Komtar bus station for... More 

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Sungei Dua
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2007

Nice little hotel with very friendly helpful staff.Great sky garden for breakfast. Room very big and clean too. Very good value for money

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