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    SIOK Hostel, Penang

    458 Chulia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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    Traveller (117)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Dining (9)
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (16 reviews)
    “mixed dorm” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 272 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A very well maintained, clean and comfortable youth hostel. An attentive and very efficient team to help travel and discover Penang's culinary and tourist treasures. I recommend this place. very well located but nevertheless on a quite noisy crossroads.

    Thank Flora002
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Staff here is friendly and helpful, the location is gratis to discover george town and whole penang area thanks to the nearby bus stop. Rooms are not too clean but cozy, basic breakfast is included and the shared bath is very nice!

    Thank Birkenreise
    Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here (5 female friends) in the females-only dorm for 6. They have mixed dorms as well, but we obviously preferred the females-only dorms. The dorm had 3 double decker beds. Everything was clean, the host also provided us with towels and blankets. You...More

    1  Thank Farhana M
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    Great for: Friends, solo and female only rooms - great layout and design of rooms - massive rooms and great air con - female only section with locked door entry and own bathroom - great location for George Town nightlife - helpful staff I would...More

    Thank AnniesAsianAdventure
    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    I stayed at the room. During the time I stayed, it probably was low season so only few people in the dormitory including us staying there. It was a nice place, nice concept. Creepy but I like it. Breakfast is very basic, toast and cereals....More

    Thank Zyra Z
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$18 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 66
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • SIOK Hostel, Penang George Town, Malaysia
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    Traveller (117)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (87)
    Bathroom (14)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
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    Questions & Answers
    xxjingyo c
    31 January 2017|
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    Response from Candela M | Reviewed this property |
    You can have an "only girls" dorm for the same price
    Sanjay A
    25 November 2016|
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    Response from siok755 | Property representative |
    Dear Sanjay A, Thank you for your email! Yes, we do have good wifi connection and you can do your work at lounge area
    Room Tips
    "Dorm Style Rooms, they have one for women only, men and mix dorm"
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    "lvl 3 would be quiter. i preferred the lower bunk."
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    "I prefer sleep in the below bed in dorm room, bcos it's not that cold and the wind from aircon doesnt..."
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    "Top bunk is colder, duh."
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