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    SIOK Hostel, Penang

    458 Chulia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good25%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    “female dorm” (16 reviews)
    “common room” (17 reviews)
    “mixed dorm” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 267 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Reception staff got our bill wrong on arrival, had to pay more money half way through our stay. Shared dorms had no doors, just curtains. Light and noise coming in from hallway. Our dorm faced the road and was extremely noisy from 5am onwards for...More

    Thank 147uktourist
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great service with a very warm and helpful staff. The room we got (mixed room) was also nice and clean, even though it maybe a little bit noisy because it's located just across the street. Highly recommended for backpackers!

    Thank nsanusi
    Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights. Beds were comfy. Bathrooms were clean and tidy. Wi-Fi worked well. Free breakfast was nice. Help yourself from what's provided upstairs in the common area. Staff werr helpful with booking anything or with information. Would stay again.More

    Thank Ger36
    Response from siok755, Manager at SIOK Hostel, PenangResponded May 29, 2017

    Dear Guest, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for staying with us and for giving us a nice feedback! It is our pleasure to have you as our guests ,your encouraging review will help us constantly more improve of our services....More

    Reviewed May 10, 2017

    Wide beds that are comfy. The rooms don't have doors, heavy curtains block out light but not nose. The floors are wooden and if people go to the bathroom often, that sometimes sound like a herd of buffaloes. Reception is helpful. If it had doors...More

    Thank thisiscrazy12
    Response from siok755, Manager at SIOK Hostel, PenangResponded May 11, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your recent stay here at Siok.Regarding some issue that you mention, We would like to offer our deepest apologies for the inconvenience you had to experience with us recently.We would like to inform you that our location belongs...More

    Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

    Good bed, nice showers, good basic breakfast, staff lovely and very friendly and helpful. Room a little noisy from pigeons and traffic and the rooms have a curtain so a few mosquitoes! But overall a delightful place to stay. Really good location.More

    Thank JontyStorer
    Response from siok755, Manager at SIOK Hostel, PenangResponded May 11, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are very pleased to hear that our services made your stay pleasant,although there are some issues that you mention regarding some noise & mosquitos. We are in the center of...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • $16 - $22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 66
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    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
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    • SIOK Hostel, Penang George Town
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    Traveler (113)
    Room & Suite (22)
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    xxjingyo c
    January 31, 2017|
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    Response from Candela M | Reviewed this property |
    You can have an "only girls" dorm for the same price
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    Sanjay A
    November 25, 2016|
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    Response from siok755 | Property representative |
    Dear Sanjay A, Thank you for your email! Yes, we do have good wifi connection and you can do your work at lounge area
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    Room Tips
    "Dorm Style Rooms, they have one for women only, men and mix dorm"
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    "lvl 3 would be quiter. i preferred the lower bunk."
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    "I prefer sleep in the below bed in dorm room, bcos it's not that cold and the wind from aircon doesnt..."
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    "Top bunk is colder, duh."
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