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Straits Collection

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Mar 31, 2015
“Couldn't wait to leave”
Mar 8, 2015
“Avoid avoid avoid!!”
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Reviewed March 31, 2015

One of the worst hotel experiences I've had. It's extremely noisy around the Straits collection. The market that occurs every evening in the park draws crowds who urinate in the open drains on the side of the end unit. Every evening when you walk outside...More

3  Thank ileftmyheartnseattle
Reviewed March 8, 2015

This is by far the worst accommodation my family and I have stayed overseas. It ruined our holiday experience in Penang. A plethora of problems which require immediate attention, namely the management's failure to provide proper amenities, such as how to deal with disease-carrying mosquitoes...More

1  Thank gavman2015
Reviewed February 21, 2015

Its all bvery well to reclaim and renovate a heritage venue but the air-conditioning was made ineffective by virtue of poorly sealed walls. In the intense heat of Penang in july it was a most uncomfortable experience. We have had better experiences in that regard...More

1  Thank Craig L
Reviewed January 30, 2015

I generally take lots of time to research and review my hotels, through a combination of tripadvisor, online reviews on various hotel booking sites and if at all possible through locals telling me if the locations are worthwhile. Hence, it is rare that I rate...More

11  Thank klyc28
Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

Lovely location in heritage part if Georgetown. You can walk anywhere. The space was plenty for us and the tv had many channels. A small refrigerator with minor things like coffee/tea is also provided. Room cleaning is every other day so this isn't a hotel...More

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"Please do not expect this to be a 5 stars accommodation."
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"The rooms are dark and noisy."
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"Number 95 is very good for a party of four."
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"Both sites are good, though I felt a bit more part of the action at the main Stewart Lane site than in..."
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