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Reviewed 2 January 2016

We had a very pleasant stay at the Straits Heritage at Armenian street. The antique house has two suites, we stayed at the front side. We had a double bed and a small attic with two single beds, which the kids loved. The rooms were simple but clean. No others were staying, so we basically had the whole house to...

Thank KimChengdu
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

With the 130 ++years building staying at its suites under USD 100 per night we have a wonderful day... with all the attractions within walking distance it's a place to go....feel staying at home...you will your privacy... a stay with 5 stars experience...thanks mr. Tee for the pleasure staying there

Thank Ellevenson W
Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 September 2014

This was a stunning 3-story house, with a tiled foyer and handcrafted wooden beams/walls/ceilings throughout. There are just two apartments, one on the second and one on the third floor (the latter is a bit nicer). The location is very central, in old Georgetown. The owner greeted us upon arrival and saved us a parking space in front of the...

Thank Tudor D
Reviewed 18 June 2014

This so called hotel or guest house only has 2 rooms. Phoenix suite on the 3rd floor, suits a couple and Peony suite locates on the 2nd floor, caters to a family of 4 or more. Outside the Peony suite, it has a living and dining area which are open to everyone staying in the hotel. WIFI, water dispenser and...

1Thank michiruo
Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 12 February 2014

The accommodation at Straits Heritage is wonderful. Clean, comfortable and well decorated. It's a beautiful house that is shared into 2 apartments which are both very private. We stayed in the Peony Suite which has a great view, but some very steep steps to the 2nd bedroom! The street has to be the prettiest in Penang - everyday when we...

Thank Rebecca S
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 December 2013

My wife, siblings, niece stayed at the Straits Heritage Hotel from 06 to 09 Dec. We were most pleasantly surprised when we first caught sight of the hotel's entrance. It did not look like a "normal" hotel. There was no signboard on the frontage. Just intricately carved gold-plated wood board pieces which adorned the door. You would be forgiven to...

3Thank Chris K
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2013

I stayed 4 nights in this beautiful heritage house. I had the entire house to myself, as there was no other guests for the 2nd room. The location is excellent to explore Georgetown on foot. The manager is available by phone if needed. I would stay again

1Thank Anette S
Marbella, Spain
Reviewed 13 August 2013

The Hotel has only two bedrooms and from the very first moment you enter you feel you are in a special place. The room we had was on the top fllor, it had no views but the decoratiin was very nice, kind of antique and cozzy, The size was superb, like a suite with a lovely shower with day light,...

Thank Edu S
Reviewed 30 July 2013

We got a very nice room on the top floor of this little hotel (only 2 rooms). Perfect welcome by the owner who explained us everything about the city and the restaurants to visit. He reserverd a parking space just in front of the hotel. Room is spacious and very cosy. Location of the hotel is good. Many restaurants and...

Thank CMulier
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2013

Staying at this beautifully restored heritage shophouse made our visit to Penang so much more special and memorable. Tee, the manager was very helpful, often going beyond what is expected, especially helping us with our elderly parents. He knows Penang really well, especially where the best hawker food can be found. Our day tour of the island with Tee turned...

1Thank Sparrowsister

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Address: 92 Armeniam Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Straits Heritage Penang/George Town, Malaysia
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“If you have a group of 4-5, get the Peony Suite. If you have a group of 8-10, get both suites in the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisK366, 11 Dec 2013 | Read review
“The Peony Suite would not be my choice, as the bathroom facilities are accessed through the shared sitting area. The Phoenix Suite has its own shower, toilet & basin, so is more private.”
 of 5 bubbles KerrynW_12, 16 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Pick the Phoneix Room for more privacy but be prepared to climb one more level.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisy933, 21 May 2012 | Read review
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