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Hotel Continental

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Malaysia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its an old hotel but the rooms are clean and spacious. Good location . Walking distance to famous sup hameed and local pubs. Many food outlets and massage outlets. 24 hour convenient store next door. Breakfast not very appealing so i would suggest to book room without breakfast.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my very 1st time visit at pulau pinang georgetown. We check in at hotel continental for 1night. In the night the room turning creepy, the light keep on off while we are sleeping. Things happened around 2pm midnight till 4/5 something. When we woke up, everything's normal.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the rooms are shabby. The toilets take the cake. Toilet seat is crooked, health fosset not working properly. But the cherry on the top is no towels will be provided if you're checking out on that day! Seriously ridiculous. Will prefer sleeping on the beaches of Penang than staying here. Very unprofessional!!

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The hotel indeed has seen its better days. The super deluxe room did not disappoint us. Amenities are basic but adequate. Room is huge and the kids get to run around. However, the room tend to have a musty smell when we first step in. The toilet/bathroom tiles can be slippery when wet. Housekeeper were not attentive/observant to notice my...

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New Delhi
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

It was a last minute trip to Penang for client requirement and it being holiday season for children, this was one of the few hotels that had available rooms. The hotel looks dodgy and very old. Every corner of the hotel is asking for renovation. The room was spacious but the age was evident. The bathroom looked very scary to...

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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Good budget hotel, clean and cozy hotel, this property has been around for awhile. Plenty of restaurants and bars surrounding the hotel to keep you busy while exploring the local culture. Do walk behind the hotel to explore some nice wall arts around the streets as well.

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is old and has had its better days probably more than 10 years ago BUT the rooms are huge with a fab view over Georgetown/Penang. Breakfast is a buffet which is okish but nothing fancy. Good location tho.

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Tiruchirappalli, India
Reviewed February 9, 2017

The receptionist asked for returnable deposit fee during checkin [200 ringgets] though we had confirmed booking online. Duno why this practice. We enjoyed the pool during mid day, It was free n peaceful. Room was good and there is good connectivity. Shops n bus stop closeby. Overall good location n service.

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hamilton
Reviewed January 25, 2017

I usually concentrate on the positive first when writing a review, so here goes. Older hotel in a good tourist area with basic but tired rooms. Support staff were good, front desk staff turned a higher rating lower. We used this hotel as a result of a travel company booking. I don't know if this made a difference in our...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed January 23, 2017

Good: 1. Conveniently close to city attractions 2. Front desk were friendly and efficient 3. Many convenient stores opposite/beside hotel 4. Close to good food location (red garden food court behind hotel, sup hameed opposite hotel, line clear along hotel road) Bad: 1. Rooms very old - stuffy smell, remote control and telephone not working 2. People were smoking on...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Continental

Address: 5 Penang Road, George Town, Penang Island 10000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $35 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Continental 3.5*
Number of rooms: 230
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Also Known As:
Continental Hotel Pulau Penang
Hotel Continental Penang/George Town
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“Request for a room at the higher floors for a better view.”
685elainel, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“The higher up the better.”
364terrences, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Find another hotel.”
958jessg, Oct 8, 2016 | Read review
“wifi is only in the lobby”
jeff1955malaysia, May 12, 2016 | Read review
“Best avoided”
dramitava60, Apr 19, 2016 | Read review
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