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    Roommates Penang

    17 B Lorong Chulia, George Town, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia
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    2017-10-08 2017-10-09
    US$44
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good23%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 28 September 2014

    A short walk from the bus stop brought us to Roommates where we felt welcome as soon as we checked in. The dorm is one of the best we have stayed in 9 months of travelling - solid comfortable bunks with a light and power...More

    Thank ghughes87
    Reviewed 6 September 2014

    Stayed with friends in a mixed four bed dorm. Everything was very clean and there was even breakfast though we decided to venture out to find the best Roti Canai for breakfast which is just a walk away. Would definitely come back to stay again.

    Thank RajM_123
    Reviewed 4 September 2014

    I booked via agoda and stayed at their branch as it was quite full as I travelled around the national day of Malaysia. I stayed at a shared female dormitory for 2 nights. The room was dark and small; the floor was very dusty and...More

    Thank Oriolekam
    Reviewed 26 August 2014

    I had a great experience there :) Bed and bathroom are clean and the curtain for bed is a plus point for those who prefer more privacy:) Location is great too as it is located next to Lebuh Chulia (where you can get food nearly...More

    Thank Jean0916
    Reviewed 21 August 2014

    The sleeping accommodations are amazing here. The curtain grants privacy in addition to blocking out light. There are shelves and plugs by each bed too. The owner thoroughly cleans each bed and is on point about cleanliness. A towel is also provided, and the showers...More

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    Chulia Mansion
    830 reviews
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    263 reviews
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$15 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 2
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    • George Town
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    Room Tips
    "stay in low bed that is not close to the main door"
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    "I think that any bed is excellent, no rooms just dorms."
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    "Lounge with bean bags at the mix dormitory building nearby."
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