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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average hotel in a perfect location, close to nightlife and to 24h shops. The hotel itself could be very nice but really needs a lifting, as the rooms are outdated. That's pity coz it has a great potential otherwise. Rooms are clean and very spacious and the staff is very helpful, friendly and polite. But several points are negative: -...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear Bodo8, Greetings and thank you for your review. Your comments are well noted and we hope to welcome you back again. Regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing great about this hotel which can match the standard of Bayview Langkawi. Location is good. Staffs can be more courteous and helpful. We were not given the room which is suitable for a family with a kid. We got a room with two single beds while we request for a room with a double bed. Not a big issue...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear jiettu, Greetings !! Thank you for your review. Your comments are well noted and we hope to welcome you back again.. Regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I expected more. The furniture was all looking a bit old, tired, chipped. Finishings were down market. It looked nicer, more premium in the pictures. To be fair, it was in a good location, near the truly excellent Red Garden hawkers market and of course Georgetown's historic centre. Next time I would shop around though for something more upscale, for...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear My-name-is-Ann, Greetings and thank you for your review and feedback. Regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and clean hotel with amazing "threesixty" -bar at the roof. Drinks are good but little bit expensive. Base cost is high and they add 10% service on everything, but having one drink on the roof is ok. Buffet was 80MYR per person and really limited. I dont recommend it. Also they have weird policy not giving you complimentary water...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear jugejanimppu, Greetings from Bayview Hotel Georgetown! Thank you for your review. Your comments are noted. We are glad that your had enjoyed the 360 Bar at our roof top and we hope to welcome you back again. Regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Grafing
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We staid two nights in Penang, the hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of the old town. Pros: rooms are fairly large they can even arrange a family room with two adjacent doubles, pool is quite large, rooms are well cleaned Cons: Hotel is worn out (bathrooms, aircon is difficult/impossible to adjust), breakfast has room for improvement

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear Gunter D, Thank you for your review and feedback. Regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really good location for visiting Georgetown. Changed rooms after one night as we had a family room with connecting door which was noisy. Comfy bed and pillows with very clean linen. Lots of hot water. Breakfast buffet was outstanding. Stayed here five days and still did not get to try everything. Staff helpful and pleasant. Pool was a bonus along...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear Richard W, Greetings from Bayview Hotel Georgetown! Thanks for your review. We are glad that you had enjoyed your recent stay with us and we look forward to welcome you back again! Best regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Not realy a good 4 star hotel.my room a little bit noisy because it is a family connected room.room is clean.good location and near to city center.near historical site as well.recommended for family holiday.

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear hoday, Greetings and thank you for your review and recommendation. We hope to welcome you back again! Best regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I am here for a 5N 6D stay and today is my 3rd day. Upon check-in, the staff gave us a room with two single beds, & we requested to change room for double bed, which is only next door. I hope that hotel staff should have some sense of awareness when allocating rooms for patronage. Housekeeping staff are friendly...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear Afiza A, Greetings from Bayview Hotel Georgetown! Thank you for your excellent review and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Best regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

calgary
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Fabulous hotel in a great location. Very quick walk to all of the historic sites and then a great pool to relax in when you return. Staff are very friendly and helpful. There is a fun outdoor bar with views of the city and a yummy revolving restaurant with a nightly buffet. Free parking as well.

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear RoundTheWorld38, Greetings from Bayview Hotel Georgetown! Thank you for your excellent review. We are glad that you had enjoyed our facilities and stay and we look forward to welcome you back again! Best regards. Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed here for our wedding in Penang to be met with professional staff and friendly concierge. The check in process is a bit lengthy but gives time for your bags to be delivered to your rooms. Due to our circumstances the reception also upgraded our room which was helpful to an amazing view of this great island. The...

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Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang, responded to this review

Dear Teeghan, Greetings from all of us ! Thank you for your review. We are glad that you had enjoyed your recent stay with us. We have taken note of your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best regards, Lynne Choong Hotel Manager

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An award winning hotel for business or leisure. Hotel accommodation, food & beverage services, meeting facilities, banquet function. BAYVIEW HOTEL GEORGETOWN PENANG actively pursues opportunities to provide customer with creative, flexible and value-added promotions which meet your evolving needs in today's travel budget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang

Address: Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang 25A Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $57 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang 4*
Number of rooms: 333
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Also Known As:
Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang George Town, Malaysia
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#4 Spa Hotel in George Town
#11 Luxury Hotel in George Town
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“Make sure you tell the hotel if you want a smoking or non smoking room”
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“groups of 4 can choose connecting rooms, so as to not be affected by others.”
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