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Ismail Beach Guest House

No 10, Jalan Bayu Senja, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100 , Malaysia
Ismail Beach Guest House
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Stayed in one of their rooms, coded as B1 recently and was actually pleasantly surprised with the interior. It has the best view facing the sea and literally just 10-20 meters away from the sea. Water heater is only provided upon request.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

We spend 2 nights there, as we were flying away from a Chinese managed guesthouse nearby. Make sure you Ismail is there and he will welcome you very well. Sleeping with the sound of the sea which is litteraly at 5M from the bed is a great luxury for a room at 100 MYR. Room was clean and spacious, guesthouse... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

We've stayed at ismail beach guest house around june 22th 2012 for one night. We've been traveling in south east asia for around 100 days and its was by far the worst place ever. We couldn't beleive this place was even mentioned in the lonely planet travel guide ! Here's a list of the + and - . +++ advantages... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

Even as a New Zealander on above average incomes, Batu Ferrigngi provided us with a dilemma. There is simply no ‘mid-price’ accommodation to be had. Not on the beach anyway. Perhaps if you want to hire a condo or something back from the beach you might get lucky but all the major resorts charge upwards from 650rm per night for... More 

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