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    SO Hotel

    No. 90, Siam Road, George Town, Penang Island 10140, Malaysia
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    • Excellent31%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed January 7, 2014

    This must be the only budget hotel in Malaysia that lets you choose from 3 pillow types; soft feather, medium cotton, or hard synthetic fibre. Impressive!!! Located just off Macalister Road so it's quiet but still close enough to the food action on Macalister Road....More

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    Reviewed January 1, 2014

    -> stayed for 2 nights (2 rooms) pros: -> room was very clean -> room comes with Sharp Plasmacluster air purifier as the room had no windows -> free wifi in room -> water dispenser just outside the room -> coffee shop a few doors...More

    1  Thank anidhskfhf
    Reviewed December 5, 2013 via mobile

    We found the staff and management very very friendly and helpful! They provided us with maps and information on the free shuttle bus that would take us into the centre of Georgetown, as it isn't in the centre. The rooms were very clean and we...More

    2  Thank ZoeRalph
    Reviewed December 4, 2013

    I enjoyed my stay at the SO Hotel. Although the hotel is not situated that close to the main town area, it can be reached by taxi and there is a bus stop within walking distance. The reception staff were very helpful and even let...More

    1  Thank Matt G
    Reviewed November 21, 2013

    Stayed in So Hotel for one night during the Penang Bridge International Marathon. The staff at the front counter was friendly. We were surprised when they let us choose our preferred pillow from 3 types. We requested for non smoking room but the first room...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • $23 - $27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
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    • SO Hotel Penang/George Town
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    Room Tips
    "Bring your own towel, blanket & ears plucks if you really need to stay here."
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    "Not much different"
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    "No buses between airport and Andson Road except taxi. You should get off from the bus at Trader Hotel and..."
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    "Better request a window!"
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