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Old Penang Guesthouse

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Overview
53 Lorong Love, George Town, Penang Island 10200 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Pool
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and two friends shared a triple room during our stay in penang for our visa application. The hostel was close to many bars and attractions and was comfortable. Free breakfast was simple but enough for a quick start. Would recommend for a cheap stay.

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in both the female dorm and the mixed dorm. The rooms are very simple but everything is very clean! The bathroom is nice as the toilet is seperate to the shower unlike most other places. The rooms are also pretty soundproof so you...More

1  Thank ishy w
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This place was paradise in the hustle and bustle that is Georgetown. If you’re looking for a place to rest your head that is quiet, clean and homely - this is it. It’s an old shop house converted into a beautifully renovated vintage interior. The...More

Thank Jonathan N
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

It's an old styled building which is nice, staff are friendly, and coffee is available for free all day, as is cold drinking water. It's also in a good location and the place has a positive atmosphere. However, the room was a big let down....More

Thank Kaladin T
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Let me explain my terrible rating. The guesthouse itself is a beautiful place, especially if you enjoy the old colonial architecture. The location is really good as well, right in the city center of old Georgetown. I give this guesthouse a terrible rating, because I...More

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Description
Old Penang Guesthouse is a beautifully restored pre-war building in the historic city of Penang, Malaysia and still retains much of its old world charm. It is believed to have been constructed more More than 80 years ago. It is especially important as an example of a very early shop house prototype. From the original mosaic-tiled flooring, intricate artwork, inner courtyard and to wooden shuttered windows, every aspect echoes the history of the region, and offers a beguiling journey through this enchanting heritage. It is a best accommodation for travelers who seeking for budget heritage stay. The design integrates old with new, modern with historic, ensuring that the total experience is one that is authentic, honouring the past while bringing every modern convenience to bear. Let's explore the heritage and find your old time memory here! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$14 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Old Penang Guesthouse Hotel Georgetown
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Old Penang Guesthouse George Town, Malaysia
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$14 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Old Penang Guesthouse Hotel Georgetown
,
Old Penang Guesthouse George Town, Malaysia
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Traveller (179)
Room & Suite (78)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"Chooose a room at the back of the building. It's where I was, it's quieter"
hokhims
May 30, 2018
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"Room with a window"
TS987
Jan. 25, 2018
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"Some rooms have no windows."
teeganpoulsen
Feb. 6, 2017
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"rooms,toilet & bathroom was clean and located at main place"
ShanthaKumaryS
Dec. 14, 2016
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