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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was at Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang to celebrate a birthday. Dinner was the buffet served in the coffee house. I was pleasantly surprised by the great spread of food..including a sashimi station, ikan panggang station, pasta station, seafood on ice, satay, lamb chops & beef steak! The desserts were plentiful too including an ice cream bar with many toppings...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good clean hotel, friendly staff , no frills but had everything : Great buffet breakfast, restaurants in hotel, sea view, restaurants within walking distance , BBC news on TV , internet , bar with entertainment Only downside for me bar allowed smoking

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of staff and very friendly and attentive. Provided us motorcyclists parking in front to ensure all bikes' safety. Breakfast was good, well stocked. Rooms clean, pool and spa area nice. Location was nice, not requiring long commute from ferry terminal.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a penagite who live abroad and whenever I come home, I stay here. We stay here every year for a minimum on 7 nights without fail just because its convenient and closer to my mums place. Accommodation is good & spacious. The only problem I have is there is a lady who takes care of the parking area and...

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Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a decent and no frills hotel. Feeling of being a little back in time. I booked a sea facing room but there was really not much to see out of the window. Breakfast and lunch are forgettable. I ate the famous local dish - Penang Kway Teow for lunch. It was also decent. Just decent. If you need...

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Thank edt0
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the oldest hotels in Gurney Drive. It's well maintained . The rooms are well kept. Neat & tidy. What I liked about this hotel is even the std size room are spacious. The staffs are attentive. Helpful & friendly.

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Ipoh
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Whenever I visit Georgetown Penang, I choose to stay in this hotel with my family. The location is very good as this hotel faces the sea with a lining of Casuarina trees. I always ask for a deluxe room with a sea view. The room is large, clean and well maintained with the standard amenities you'd expect to encounter. Although...

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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed October 26, 2016

This is the third time we've stayed at the Evergreen Laurel in Gurney Drive Georgetown on Penang Island. It's the attitude of the staff that makes the place sing along. Nothing is too much trouble but as Australians we appreciate the laid back atmosphere in particular, there is no sign of the master/servant relationship, this is an egalitarian place! This...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Evergreen Laurel Hotel, Penang is a good hotel. I have stayed there several times because it is the hotel my wife use as her business hotel when she is in Penang. We always have a room with sea view, which is enjoyable. The room is large with all the amenities you need, including a relative fast Internet. The staff is...

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Excellent location, service and food. Convenient access to shopping centers and the city. Definitely worth your time and money to stay with Evergreen Laurel. A vast improvement since our last stay in May 2016. Wish to record our appreciation for the excellent services rendered by the staffs. The management staff are friendly and very efficient in ensuring that our stay...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Evergreen Laurel Hotel

Address: Evergreen Laurel Hotel 53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $59 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Evergreen Laurel Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 368
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Also Known As:
Evergreen Laurel Georgetown
Hotel Evergreen Laurel
Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang/George Town
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in George Town
#9 Luxury Hotel in George Town
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Stay in a deluxe room on the 5th floor or above facing the sea (Room with a sea view).”
 of 5 bubbles Tommy_Ngiam, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
“Book a deluxe room and get a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles johnterrymoore, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the 18th Floor, great views over the bay”
 of 5 bubbles terryc965, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“Higher up the better and with a sea facing room,perfect”
 of 5 bubbles Terry_eight, Aug 27, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are fine. All hotel is no smokers”
 of 5 bubbles JuanCarlosR383, Aug 18, 2016 | Read review
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