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Vancouver, B.C.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at You Le Yuen for four wonderful nights. Our room was beautiful with a wonderful bathroom and shower. Everything is beautifully appointed and very clean. We loved our stay and will come back. The staff is incredibly helpful and attentive. Ask ahead to have Nooresh cook a wonderful Indian meal. The antique Chinese shop house lobby and eating...

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Reviewed December 27, 2016

You Le Yuen is one of the many new boutique hotels that are springing up in the heritage area of George Town, not all of them successfully. Set in the delightfully named Love Lane it is a refurbished and renovated traditional shophouse. The hotel has 4 rooms/suites and part of the nicely designed ground floor is converted into a dining...

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Pampanga Province, Philippines
Reviewed December 19, 2016

I'm not really one for small boutique hotels, that was before I decided to take the plunge, we booked for 5 nights. There are 4 private rooms and to be honest it wasn't until the last morning that I realised there where other guests staying there. So peaceful and quiet. Location on Love Lane is fantastic, walking distance to a...

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Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Not quiet but for people living in Penang it is a real enrichment to the local scene. You must pre book your dinner in this small, authentic, quaint , private hotel restaurant. It is worth it!!!!!! In this small heritage hotel we had "Indian" dinner. I think it was Indian/Nepalese but it was really a great experience. The freshness of...

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Reviewed September 2, 2016

Spent the last weekend of July in Georgetown, and called You Le Yuen home for a couple of nights. This place is super intimate- only 4 rooms- so really tiny, but utterly charming. Service was sincere and on point, and the staff more than willing to provide recommendations for sightseeing. Rooms were exactly as described, and well done- nothing ostentatious,...

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Dear Christine. Firstly thank you very much for your most considerate and comprehensive review. We really hope we will have the opportunity to look after you and company once again in the near future. We do really appreciate your kind comments as to our rooms in particular – we don’t do a volume product but we do try for an...

Reviewed May 10, 2016

I stayed here for 5 nights and it was an amazing one. The hotel is beautiful, lots of woods furnishing, cozy, charming, airy and well located. I was upgraded to the Courtyard Duplex Suite, it has a separate living area which is so comfortable and cozy. From my opened window I can hear the soft jazz music playing downstairs and...

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Hi Nancy , Thank you so much for your kind review , we appreciate it very much . It was our pleasure to have you & your family to stay with us . Utterly looking forward to your revisit !

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed April 21, 2016

This is a very attractive place to stay, beautiful building with amazing woodwork, with a cozy and luxurious atmosphere. You'll truly feel like you're on holiday once you arrive. Well maintained, very clean, comfortable. They have a great chef as well, who is responsible for breakfast and who runs the kitchen for other meals as well, should you wish to...

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Jamestown, Rhode Island
Reviewed March 9, 2016

This hotel was a very welcoming hotel in the town of Penang. The hotel is located within the Global Heritage area and was within easy walking distance of restaurants and sites. The hotel is unique, we enjoyed the room / suite. The bar, boutique, and overall decor are very comforting. The management were very nice and helpful.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

We were back here three months after our last visit and in that time the new owners have made some sensible improvements. There is now a bar which has been tastefully done. Near the entrance a boutique shop has been installed selling locally designed clothes some ceramics and an interesting selection of books. Both of these have really lifted the...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

beautiful and awesome owner. love the place.l and the atmosphere. come and sleep here if you can, you will not regret it. the location is also great, nice street and bars around but quite at the same time. we had a great time!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our charming 2-storey colonial pre-war shop-house boutique bed & breakfast is the ideal "home away from home" for those seeking a truly personal and home-like cultural living experience. Enjoy a leisurely meal on your private terrace or our indoor courtyard cafe freshly prepared at your request. Read your favourite book, surf the internet or lounge idly with a refreshing beverage in our indoor courtyard garden amongst lush foliage as you gaze at the reflections of water rippling on our linear pond. Nestled between Lebuh Chulia and Lebuh Farquhar, we're the ideal sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of the busy main streets. And for the adventurous, we are conveniently located a stone's throw away from Cheung Fatt Tze Mansion, Little India, Fort Cornwallis, and The Goddess of Mercy temple. Be it for business or leisure, You Le Yuen is the idyllic haven you seek during your sojourn in Penang. ... more   less 

Additional Information about You Le Yuen

Address: 7 Lorong Love, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $79 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — You Le Yuen 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“We stayed in the studio room and were very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles LuluVancouver_B_C_, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“There are only four rooms and they are all very similar. Lovely bathrooms!”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineF158, Dec 27, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not facing the street are probably quieter, though maybe less interesting.”
 of 5 bubbles 10JoshR, Dec 22, 2015 | Read review
“Get a room without the breakfast option”
 of 5 bubbles hazilyhariss, Oct 25, 2015 | Read review
“For peace and quiet, choose the South Duplex Suite.”
  • Living area of the South Duplex Suite. Open the lourved windows for extra circulation.
  • Bedroom of South Duplex Suite, love the color scheme
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 of 5 bubbles VeronicaLiew610, Oct 5, 2014 | Read review
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