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Certificate of Excellence


#3 of 157 Specialty lodging in Penang Island
Certificate of Excellence
House of Journey is a newly open guesthouse and has different types of dorms available for tourists from all over the world travelling to George Town: An UNESCO World Heritage Site. Centrally located in George Town, there are a number of famous restaurants and hawker food centres, and shop houses selling a wide range of local products including
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
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Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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The standout element of his hostel is the location! So close to everything and more importantly, an array of street food, restaurants and the artwork that Penang is so famous for! The rooms and beds were clean with nice white duvets (something we’ve missed the last few months
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Great location in the centre of George Town. The WiFi was really terrible but the beds were comfy and the duvets were great. The AC worked really well in the dorms but it wasn’t great in the private rooms, which are in a separate building across the road. The atmosphere is
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Fantastic staff, location and facility. I'd gladly pay 3 times more to stay here. Wei was friendly and would gladly help you with anything you'd ask for. The only negative was that the WiFi wasn't working for a couple of days but it didn't matter I had a great stay.
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We only stayed for one night on Penang and were looking for accommodation within the old town centre of Georgetown. House of Journey was a good choice. Central, but in a quiet street, clean and comfortable, it provided us with a good base to explore Georgetown. At reception we
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The location of this hostel is great. It is located in a small street within walking distance to most of the stuff you would want to see / do in Georgetown. The staff was very welcoming and helpful. We had a private room for two which was nice and clean and had good air
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$18 - $23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MalaysiaPenangPenang IslandGeorge Town
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