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Pearl View Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Jalan Baru Seberang Prai, Butterworth, Penang Island 13700, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The good: It is not haunted. Yes, this is the classic 'damning with faint praise.' The bad: Where do I start? We came in a large group (about 40 of us), but that did not excuse them from taking nearly 2 hours to check all of us in. When we finally got our room, all ready to shower, to my... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stay in this hotel for one day due to a friend staying near this hotel. Hotel was clean the reception staff were polite and nice but the hotel have 2 wings so it is a bit complicated to reach my room. As for location, it is a bit off the main city. Will not stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

A reasonably priced hotel which gives value for the money spent. The rooms are neat although carpets were quite filthy and toilets quite small. ( deluxe room)The breakfast had a reasonable spread with dedicated parking lots for patrons. There were lifts for direct access to hotel room floors. Looking for a comfort stay with no frills, this will be just... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Stayed for One night after attending wedding reception nearby. Opted for the Superior Room (No window). I didn't know there was such option for 3star hotels. Old hotel room was outdated. The only things I liked about the room was the shower. The TV in the room was poor. Breakfast buffet choice and taste is average.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Not too bad but with the proclaim star should have a better service n restaurant menu standard. Room quite ok but with cable internet which is not very convenience (on n off). Maybe for last option nx time....no hard feeling.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stayed for 1 night... checked-in around 1am. The last time I stayed here was in 2008. Not much different. Highlights: Receptient - should improve as the receptient could not understand malay Room - nice, clean, aircond+ceiling fan. Parking - no problem, lots of it Breakfast - ok, got the usual choices Price - so-so. My thoughts, should pay less... Overall,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Terrible room in the "new" wing. Full of bathroom mold. Hot water barely available in a piddling stream. Also, be careful, the old wing does not have WiFi, just cable Internet access. Worst issue cam at check in. The staff were hopeless, and totally inflexible. Bad experience overall. Breakfast was a good attempt.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Staying here on 10/9/2014 on my way to Langkawi. 1) Checking In - Poor - Make a reservation using Asiatravel.com. It tooks me about 45minutes to check in on the counter as the hotel have some problem with data from Asiatravel. They should improve on this, when customer have received a conformation mail on the purchase they are expecting for... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I was staying here due to a week-long business trip and the staff are appalling slow and incompetent - it took 20 minutes for them to check me in. They took a long time to process my deposit, write individual breakfast sheets and look-up my reservation. After a flight, the wait was appalling and I would have shouted at them... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Personally i think the hotel location is good for people who need a little quiet time and less trafic. This hotel is not in the Island but in mainland. Check-in was first and the hotel did not charge additional for let us check-in early (we checked in around 10am)...the tricky part is to go to your room either from the... More 

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Address: Jalan Baru Seberang Prai, Butterworth, Penang Island 13700, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pearl View Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 318
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Pearl View Hotel Penang, Malaysia
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#16 Spa Hotel in Penang Island

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