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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we had our family trip about 35 person to Penang on 16 to 18 Sep, we checked in to the hotel around 9 p.m. with a tired body after visiting a few places. when we get our room key, one of my uncle key cannot open the room then he return to the reception and check what happened. the reception... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We took family room deluxe with two large size bed. The price is 20% cheaper (walk in price) compared to neighboring hotel. It’s a great value for money. I totally love the Penang view from this hotel. We enjoyed the Seaview from 8th floor (see picture). The hotel provided tissue box instead of toilet tissue roll. It was very convenient.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

It was a short stay with friends and family. Nice and comfy hotel. Breakfast adequate. Strategically located, within walking distance to the nicest clubs and local restaurants. We got a quiet room, so well rested after our daily rendez vous in Penang

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Short and simple.... Yes it's an old hotel bla bla bla.... Yeah it's old coz I knew this hotel since I was a kid... and I can tell you that is a long long time ago, but it's good value for money.... For a simple business traveller, what I need is a low price, safe and clean hotel... And this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Nice hotel, central located in Georgetown, with walking distance to all. The rooms was clean, but a bit old. Friendly staff, but the breakfast can be improved. The Wifi was very slow and mostly not working at all.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

The entire hotel needed much renovation and upgrade so badly!!!! I don't mind old fashion designed hotel but staff's uniform are all worn out from black to grey color, the carpet in the hotel especially the aisle smells so badly I had to hold my breathe I'm so scared the bacteria will eat me up. The roof has water marks... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Superior room Pros - Very spacious, bathtub, good location, coffee / tea maker, good breakfast, parking space included and good value for money. Cons - TV location is odd, towels were thin, tub condition needs improvement, service at breakfast area poor [very slow to replenish food]

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

I am a bit of a hotel snob, but I also understand things for what they are when I am traveling. With that being said, the Continental is just functional. Coming from the US, this would be a 2 star hotel at best, but living in Asia says this is closer to a 3 star. Pros; clean room, comfortable bed,... More 

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Seremban, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Location: it's at Penang Road so it is nearby to many attractions & famous eateries. Service: Check in & Check out process are very quick so far, unless there's a big group before you. Breakfast: limited choices, but seriously when I go Penang I wanted to eat those street food as much as possible. Cleanliness: 4/5, it's old but clean... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Check in the hotel late evening.parking was a prob.lucky got one near a mosque.reception was ok.room was not bad.no astro tho. Shopping around the hotel was good.line clear is nearby.great location. Acond was so cold but okay. Not a bad hotel for the price.

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $38 - $59 (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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