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    Eastern & Oriental Hotel

    10 Farquhar Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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    • Excellent67%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in the new wing in a studio suite. The room was perfect. The furnishings are good, and best of all, the bed was super comfortable. When we first arrived, we were warmly greeted by all staff that we happen to meet. Checking in...More

    3  Thank Tony W
    Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you indeed for staying with us and for sharing your observation on Trip Advisor. Whilst we are happy to know that the check in was prompt and that you enjoyed your accommodation in the Studio Suite, we would like to offer...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The E and O certainly lived up to expectations. We had booked direct and their prices were reasonable for such opulence, staff were friendly and helpful. The breakfast (which was included) was top notch - ranging from Continental to Curry. The hotel has old colonial...More

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    Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you indeed for staying with us. We are most pleased to read that you were impressed with your accommodation, the friendly and helpful staff as well as the breakfast. Your feedback is much appreciated and it would be a pleasure to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Very class hotel. Great rooms with beautiful interior finishings. Breakfast was excellent. Swimming pool on 4th floor has an absolutely stunning view of sea. Only thing was that we were under impression there was a sandy beach but the beach was rocky

    1  Thank G_foodietravlr1212
    Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you indeed for staying with us and we are glad that you have enjoyed your stay. It would be a pleasure to have you with us again and we look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, The Management

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a difficult review to write as in some ways, this hotel is OK....but only OK and certainly not a 5 star hotel. We had an issue whilst we were there and were really disappointed about how they initially handled it. Although they did...More

    5  Thank Timgin
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were travelling on a holiday to Penang and checked into E&O for three nights. We arrived well before check-in hour and were told that our room was still unavailable. Fair enough. But we were told that a room could and would be allocated in...More

    2  Thank HTCSydney
    Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Many thanks for choosing to stay with us and for sharing your experience and observation on Trip Advisor. Whilst we note that there were some positive comments including the large and cosy room, the quality of the food and the hotel's location,...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $157 - $308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in George Town
    • #1 Family Hotel in George Town
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in George Town
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in George Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 232
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
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    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • Eastern And Oriental Hotel ,
    • Eastern Oriental Georgetown ,
    • Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang/George Town
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    December 25, 2017|
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    Response from boblynnperth | Reviewed this property |
    We enjoyed our stay in early December, but on one occasion the fruit plate and cutlery were not replaced, perhaps depending on who serviced the room, as it did not happen again. The cooks at breakfast, the view from our... More
    November 22, 2017|
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    Response from Nigel M | Reviewed this property |
    Just returned from staying at the E&O and they have an excellent laundry service - fast, efficient and compared to many hotels I’ve stayed in, very good value. Use it
    November 8, 2017|
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    Response from wildeastern | Reviewed this property |
    The two shopping malls are about ten to 15 minutes drive away ...in a local taxi for about !$15 to $20 . There is a basement mini food court in Gurney Plaza. Not sure about provision of crèche ..but you can enquire. There... More
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    "corner suites are good choice for families as large, request high floor and view towards gurney for amazing..."
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    "Away from the front of the hotel as soundproofing is hopeless."
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