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    Hotel Royal Penang

    No. 3 Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent11%
    • Very good31%
    • Average37%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible8%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 441 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Went this hotel for very short stay. The hotel is quiet old but I believe this hotel is went through the renovation for certain floor. The room quite spacious but with the old type stuff. We're using connecting room and maybe because of that I...More

    Thank ShazHalil
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hotel is strategically located in centered of Georgetown. You can reach all attractions in the city under 10 minutes using any type of taxi or ride-sharing service. But that is where it stop! I wen to Penang with my family for a week of...More

    Thank Rahmad D
    Response from HotelRoyalPen, Manager at Hotel Royal PenangResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Sir, Firstly, we thank you for choosing our hotel for your accommodation during your recent trip to Penang. We truly regret the unpleasant experiences that you and your family had to go through during your stay and rest assured that we will look into...More

    Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

    A wonderful, classy place to stay. I stayed at this place with my sister during my last visit to Malaysia. We didn't have food, but the rooms were pretty clean and classy. Would definitely recommend this place.More

    Thank NajathAkram
    Response from HotelRoyalPen, Manager at Hotel Royal PenangResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, First and foremost, thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Royal Penang during your recent trip to Penang, Malaysia. We are pleased to note that you have had a wonderful stay with us as our top priority is to ensure the...More

    Reviewed June 3, 2017

    It's easily accessible, close to some places to eat, a supermarket and a bus stop. The staffs are warm and helpful. The room is cozy for such an affordable rate. They offer a very good breakfast with international and local menu.More

    Thank utamiutar
    Response from HotelRoyalPen, Manager at Hotel Royal PenangResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, First and foremost, thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Royal Penang during your recent trip to Penang, Malaysia. We are pleased to note that you have had a wonderful stay with us as our top priority is to ensure the...More

    Reviewed May 22, 2017

    This was a bit of a find. Central to everything in George Town and very friendly. We arrived some 2 hours ahead of check in time, but were able to book in to our room on the 12th floor. The guy on reception was very...More

    Thank Steve P
    Response from HotelRoyalPen, Manager at Hotel Royal PenangResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, First and foremost, thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Royal Penang during your recent trip to Penang, Malaysia. We have taken note of your comments pertaining to the quality of our products and services rendered by our staff, and assure...More

    PPisland Hotel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $38 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #16 Luxury Hotel in George Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 237
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Royal Penang George Town
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    Traveler (265)
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    Bathroom (30)
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    SereneXavier
    January 3, 2017|
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    Response from TravelGal_Munich | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have free WiFi.
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    poorvikha
    October 25, 2016|
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    Response from Timbermad | Reviewed this property |
    i agree. this hotel is quite ok for extra kids. Just dont ask them
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    "be extra specific if you are looking for a non-smoking room"
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    "Our hotel room overlooked the city and we could also see the coast."
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    "The laundry is expensive, you can find one down the road."
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