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E.T. Budget Guesthouse

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   47., Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cork, Ireland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
17 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Very friendly welcome at E.T Guesthouse from the owners, who keep the place spic and span! I found it exceptionally clean for such a reasonable price. I also needed an adapter and when I enquired where to buy one, they were happy to provide me with one which they said I could keep for our whole stay. We also had... More

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Sydney, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Perfect location right across from the beach, nice balcony out the front to relax with a book and enjoy the sea breeze. The rooms are basic but spacious and clean. The beds are very soft but I found it comfortable with a nice firm pillow. The family running the guesthouse are kind and hospitable. Helped us out with an adapter... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We came to Batu Ferringhi with a family for 4 days. I chose this guesthouse based on the trip advisor recommendations and we found this place very nice and quiet in the night. We booked two rooms with fans and it was not hot in the evening and during night time. You can buy coffee, tea, soft drinks and a... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights, paid 70RM per night. Right next to beach, got great local advice from the owners who were absolutely lovely. No mosquitoes, clean, cheap and friendly what more do u want? For breakfast, turn right out of guesthouse and try Ferringhi Blue Wave. Superb cheap brekkie, best poached eggs I have ever had. For evening... More

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Sydney, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

This place is nicely tucked close to the beach. Very friendly and helpful owners. We were allowed to park in the porch of the property, much to our delight. Don't expect a 5-star hotel, but rather, expect a rustic, 1970-80s Chinese home when you stay at this property. We stayed in a double bed room with shared bathroom and fan.... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
54 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

The family that run the guesthouse are very friendly and accommodating. We had checked out and had a mid night flight, not only did they look after our luggage they offered us showers to freshen up prior to our flight. The location is 20 metres directly from the action packed beach, full of water sports going on. There is no... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013 via mobile

Stayed in a double room with fan for 3 nights. room was spacious but basic. Bed and table thats all. Bed was comfy but fan wasnt the best, some times it was cooler to have it off as it just circulates hot air. The shared bathroom was always clean and ready to use and they have a communal balcony you... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

stayed there for three nights during new year. the guesthouse is really baic. do not expect anything special. we stayed at a/c ensuite room. no towels. the a/c was really good. looked new and really quiet. beds were good. the mosque next door will wake you up for morning for the morning prayer :) the owners were really nice and... More

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

E.T guest house is very simple guest house located near beach at Batu Ferringhi. Location is quite good since there is sea right next to it (50m walk) and you can hear waves in the room. Batu Ferringhi in general is nothing special. Sea is there but it is a bit dirty and prices are inflated near the hostel (especially... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

Liked: friendly and helpful owners, family owned, good location, rustic feel, free wifi, good aircon. My daughter and I stayed two nights here on our trip to Malaysia n October 2009. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We booked a double rooms with air con and private bathroom. The rooms were clean and very basic. If you don't want... More

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Also Known As:
e.t. Budget Guesthouse Hotel
e.t. Budget Guesthouse Hotel Batu Ferringhi
E.T. Budget Guesthouse Penang/Batu Ferringhi
Address: 47., Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Batu Ferringhi
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Ranked #3 of 19 B&Bs / Inns in Batu Ferringhi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — E.T. Budget Guesthouse 2*
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