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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful place to relax and chill out after exploring Georgetown. The 6 rooms are large, light, well appointed and very comfortable. The owners/managers are wonderfully hospitable with invaluable local knowledge for exploring Georgetown. And Clove Hall itself is a beautifully maintained and decorated large colonial-era house set in a wonderful, peaceful garden. My wife and I thoroughly... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent two nights in George Town, Penang. We found the Clove Hall thanks to some very good feedbacks we read on the net. In fact the place is very nice and peaceful, the rooms very comfortable, the breakfast of a very good quality and the personnel, well istructed by the British landlady, ‎always available and kindest. The nice small... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited dozens of times, ever since Clove Hall opened, and we return at least twice a year, and always stay here - we would not contemplate staying anywhere else, as we have grown too fond of the place! Not only is the house itself totally magnificent, but it is also SO Penang - why would we stay in a modern... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed in Clove Hall for two nights. The entire experience was wonderful. The hotel is a small boutique hotel with beautifully furnished airy, bright rooms that overlook a gorgeous pool area and peaceful garden. The breakfast was delicious and all the staff were wonderful and Jo and Jim bent over backwards to help us- such natural... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for three nights, with family staying in other suites on site. There are six suites, all part of an old colonial property in a quiet residential street in Georgetown. It has been beautifully restored and tastefully fitted out. The rooms are lovely, as well as being comfortable with fans and aircon. Breakfast is a real treat, served... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a lovely heritage house that feels like a home. Like the other reviewers we had a very enjoyable stay in a beautifully decorated suite. Penang has a good choice of heritage accommodation but I think that Clove Hall has the edge if you're looking to combine relaxation and sight seeing. Unlike the others places that we considered Clove... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

This is an absolute gem , a beautiful boutique hotel in the most gorgeous setting. The owners Jo and Jim were wonderful hosts and gave me all the tips on where to go to eat and what to see during my stay. Their staff Erlyn ,Sherwin and Michael are all so helpful and always smiling! Breakfast was really good and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

My wife & I stayed at Clove Hall in mid April. We had a wonderful 5 nights. Every guest is made to feel special and the small touches make such a difference when compared to staying in a large hotel. Jo and Jim were terrific hosts and the staff were friendly and went out of their way to ensure we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Hotel overall: Gem of a boutique hotel with personal service. Lovely old mansion turned into a 6 bedroom boutique hotel. Hotel location: Good location because it was on a lovely quiet street but just over 20 minutes walk to the heart of Georgetown which could be a fair distance in stinking heat. But taxi ride is reasonably cheap. Hotel room:... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We stayed 3 nights at Clove Hall, a charming colonial house located in a quiet secure residential neighbourhood. It was a short drive from there to the historical heart of Georgetown. We stayed in the Clove Suite, which, at 800 sq feet, was the largest of the 6 suites. It was on the ground floor, spacious and quiet, with a... More 

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Jo L, Owner at Clove Hall, responded to this review

We would like to apologise once again for the rather erratic wifi for the early part of your stay. This was unfortunately due to reasons beyond our control (internet in Malaysia is, generally speaking poor and at times non existant!) With regard to fridges in the rooms it is correct (as stated on our website) we do not have them,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Privately owned,restored black and white Edwardian Anglo-Malay bungalow. On the site of a former plantation and set in half an acre of tropical garden with a swimming pool. This house offers classy colonial bed and breakfast,with just six suites.Located in a quiet residential street but well within walking distance to Georgetown. Clove Hall offers a unique experience, privacy, personalised service and modern comforts.Car and driver can be arranged for transfers. Tours can also be arranged. Many restaurants serving local food are within ten minutes walk of the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clove Hall

Address: 11 Jalan Clove Hall, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $134 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clove Hall 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Clove Hall Penang/George Town
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