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East Indies Mansion

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East Indies is a distinctive boutique heritage property in the heart of the UNESCO Heritage Core Zone in Georgetown. This former residence of Koh Lay Huan, a founding father of Penang, has been painstakingly restored to transport guests back in time to reside in the private mansion of a prominent wealthy merchant in 18th century Penang.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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We really enjoyed staying in this historic mansion what was renovated with love to detail. It is a really quiet and relaxing place in the centre of Georgetown (Little India). So if you like Indian food you just need to go out of the door and start enjoying. The staff was super
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The staff at East Indies Mansion were fantastic. the room was very comfortable and clean the the a/c worked great as it was quite hot outside. The historic renovated building was lovely and situated in a good location close to Little India but not far from The Jetty hawkers
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This is maybe the loveliest place I've ever stayed. The beautiful historic building has been carefully restored, with information about its history incorporated into the decor. There are plant-filled internal courtyards where you can sit and enjoy the quiet or meet other guests,
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I took my parents and husband to stay for week to celebrate my 40th birthday. I kept the location secret from my parents - who had such a wonderful surprise when we arrived. The restoration of the building is fantastic. The large double room that we had at the front of the
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Great location, large and comfortable room, friendly staff, easy to walk to many inner Georgetown attractions. Highly recommend this place. We arrived late at night after normal checkin times and the staff were there to greet us and explain the facilities. Situated in the
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View from Anistar 2 room: directly outside is a semi-enclosed balcony, shared with one adjacent room; beyond the balcony is a view over the rear internal courtyard.
Anistar 2 room, view from doorway. All windows overlook the internal courtyards, not the street.
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The Nutmeg A at the East Indies Mansion
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The Cinnamon 1 at the East Indies Mansion
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The Anistar 2 at the East Indies Mansion
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"Anistar rooms are great for families, extra bed fits in."
"Suggest add a small refrigerator in the room to keep drinks cool etc."
"Sound travels in the old building. If silence in the mornings is vital to you, ask for a room away from the shared kitchen."
"We choose the Clove Loft suite for its size and it was a good choice if you want some space."
"A mini fridge and more power outlets"
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PRICE RANGE
$58 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
MalaysiaPenangPenang IslandGeorge Town
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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