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seremban
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room is clean and spacious. The bathroom sink was leaking. Breakfast buffet did not have much choice. Had variety of food outlets nesrby within walking distance from the hotel. Staff had problems answering questions we had for them.

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malang
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60 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel location is between the old city and the new city, there is alot of food corner around, and even babi guling nuris in walking distance. the room it self if abit old but still ok, but the bathroom need a make over and major clean up.swiming pool is to small and also the gym is to old.This hotel... More 

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Thank daniel-malang
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad at all Breakfast not suitable for middle eastern Bad smell in room A good view at city and sea Room is clean Some function not working High speed internet Internet cable Good light Kfc is opposite of the hotel

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1 Thank Mohammed E
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No doubt this an old hotel, however the hotel was well up keep. Prompt action from Front Office and fast delivery of the room. Overall F&B is good and economical pricing. However the breakfast offerings can be improved further. Definately we will be here again.

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Thank imran h
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32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First...there's Merlin hotel...years later..Sheraton hotel....today it is called the Royal Penang hotel...easy access to shopping mall..coffeeshops...eateries...justacross the road..situated on the heritage building ... the famous KFC...this is one of my perfect choices should one want a bit of quietness. Each hotel have their uniqueness of serving their guests by far this hotel tries their upmost desires to serve you better... More 

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PETALING JAYA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really poor first impression reception as front desk had no records of our Agoda (combined Bookings.com) reservation for 2 nights. A line of irate guests were facing the same problem. The 2 men at the reception were not handling the stress well. But, it was finally sorted out and we even got upgraded by Mr Vic, who... More 

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Thank vanessakoh
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Stayed for 5 days for a school trip. The location is lovely. There's a KFC opposite the hotel. Room was very clean and aircon works perfectly. Powerpoints were enough for 2 persons. Staffs were friendly too. Breakfast was great as well. You can get the hotel to call you a cab if you want to get anywhere in Penang.

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Thank Iskandar O
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Stayed at the executive suite over the weekend in March. Love it to the bits. The interior is vintage (or old) but it is maintained and kept very well. Checked in late and it was smooth. the staffs are super friendly. Breakfast spread is superb!

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1 Thank Raihan N
Singapore, Singapore
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Old hotel but with great location. Friendly and helpful staffs. From the hotel entrance on the right side you can find a coffee shop with some nice food. Good for breakfast. At the back of the hotel is another coffee shop that is famous for the "Hokkien Mee" (Hokkien Noddle). In front is KFC. On the 1st floor there's a... More 

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Thank leerockz
Brisbane
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63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

The hotel is a bit dated, however the location is good and the parking is available. We hired a scooter for our Penang stay and we were able to park at the front of the hotel which has fairly good security (we got pulled up twice and questioned), which was good because they were doing their jobs. If you are... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Royal Penang

Address: No. 3 Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $36 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Royal Penang 4*
Number of rooms: 237
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Also Known As:
Hotel Royal Penang George Town
Hotel Style:
#15 Luxury Hotel in George Town
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