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Backpacker Hostels in George Town

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#9 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "As a couple keen to avoid backpacker haunts we tended to avoid hostels during our 4 months travelling round southeast Asia, but struggled a bit to find decent budget hotels in..."
  • "Friendly hostess, strategic location, clean room, comfy bed - all at a reasonable price. It is also relatively quiet, good for those who prefer not too much hurly-burly. Will definitely stay with Quee..."
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#11 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
6 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Easily the best backpacker hostel I have stayed at. Amazingly clean, the rooms/beds are well kept and the staff is friendly and helpful. Very conveniently located at Georgetown, I'd..."
  • "The rest is good, I find myself very comfortable during my stay at your hostel, and your hostel me feel like really staying in a 5 star backpacker Hostel... Definitely we will pay..."
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#2 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I found 80's guesthouse very relaxing place to stay:) As a typical backpacker I was looking for bit cheaper place when I arrived late at the night to Georgetown. 35RM for dormbed..."
  • "One of the best hostels i've been to. Conveniently located at the heart of Penang. The location has character. Clean bathrooms with free towels for guest to use. The staff especially. Phoebe was very ..."
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#22 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" and "backpacker hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "It definitely didn't have the drunken gap year backpacker crash pad vibe, which was a plus for us. We stayed in a dorm room and it was quiet, comfortable, and clean. There were..."
  • "Decent location in lively little India, but the hotel lacks the atmosphere of other budget/backpacker hotels. Rooms are tiny, though the furniture maximizes the space. The..."
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#4 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostel" and "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "After spending hours, visiting most of the backpacker hostel around chulia and muntri street, I finally decided to come to the SYOK.... I can guarantee you it is the BEST.. It..."
  • "This place is so much different than what I expected when my friends told me it's a backpacker's hostel. I paid RM140 for 3 nights including a bicycle rental for 24 hours. Try this..."
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#1 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The place is ideally located just off the main backpacker street where the minivans from Hat Yai stop. The staff are incredibly friendly and always willing to offer sightseeing..."
  • "This was my first backpackers hostel experience and I couldn't have asked for a better place to have stayed! The nicest, kindest owners and the coolest atmosphere - captures some of the essence of pen..."
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#15 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The outdoor music from the Reggae Mansion backpacker's lodge three doors down can be heard in the early evening (which could be good or bad depending on your taste in music) but I..."
  • "Really happy that I stayed at this place. It's in a beautiful old Colonial buidling; with stone arches, patterned tiled floor, wooden shutters and stairs, ceiling fans. The front door is always open, ..."
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#6 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "The best backpacker resort in South East Asia! Lucas and Joyce are the best and most interesting hosts ever. They treat you as a friend and not as a client. The place is an..."
  • "The best backpacker resort in South East Asia! Lucas and Joyce are the best and most interesting hosts ever. They treat you as a friend and not as a client. The place is an extraordinary decorated sho..."
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#30 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "A very very wide mix of people. Wouldn't rave about this place and if your a backpacker looking for a bit of atmosphere, I would recommend you go else where as there are plenty of..."
  • "Basic accommodation, hostel style. Some showers not working. Floor creaky and walls very thin. Shoes are not allowed in rooms. Morning breakfast enough only for a big family. Above average room r..."
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#5 of 46 Specialty lodging in George Town
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hostel is located on the main backpacker street in George Town. Nice area with a lot of opportunities to go somewhere to eat. The bed was compfi, of course the mattresses were..."
  • "We were supposed to stay in Penang for 1 night but ended up staying for 3 because we liked Super K hostel so much! David and Lloyd are so nice and treat you as friends rather than customers. The beds ..."
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