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    Macalister Mansion

    228 Macalister, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good26%
    • Average7%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “design hotels” (10 reviews)
    “living room” (18 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 30 November 2016

    A good independent boutique hotel in a built up part of Penang. It was a slightly quirky place, as these types places tend to be in Malaysia but they were obviously trying hard to capture the spirit of a top boutique hotel on the international...More

    1  Thank AndyGers766
    Reviewed 17 November 2016

    Overall, the experience is quite good but the time is taken too long to finish all the courses. However, I can said that the food is tasty where we can feel the chef is putting much effort on every dish, but, some dishes we can...More

    1  Thank lackevin89
    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    The first impression of MM is classy. After a 4 nights stay, both my husband and me agreed that it was one of the best hotel we have ever been to. 1. Service was impeccable - staff are always friendly and caring. 2. interiors were...More

    1  Thank Amy L
    Reviewed 3 November 2016

    Love, love, love this boutique hotel. Grand and yet quirky. Tongue in cheek decor is thought provoking but soothing. Staff was over the top helpful. The restaurants were outstanding. Pool and outdoor bar is nicely situated, clean and a pleasant space to relax. Bar is...More

    1  Thank casadatai
    Reviewed 30 October 2016

    Reserved a stay for my wife for her Birthday so she could escape the kids for a few days. Due the fact I work away from home sometimes I was unable to give an exact date for the reservation. The kind very helpful staff and...More

    1  Thank MrEE78
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$153 - US$370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in George Town
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in George Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
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    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • Macalister Mansion Penang/George Town, Malaysia
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    "If you are concerned that you are fully exposed in the bathroom, ask for a room where the bathroom has..."
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    "With only 8 rooms, make sure you take the time to pick the room you like."
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    "Check photos of each room as they are all different."
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    "Each room is unique. The rooms located away from the street would be quieter."
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