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106 Jalan Argyll, George Town, Penang Island 10050 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

A little more quiet than most hostels i'd stayed in but great to relax. The room was very basic but clean and comfortable, i actually woke up late because my room was so quiet and blacked out at 11am! The lounge on the top floor...More

Thank Ben C
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Stayed for a one-night stay in Penang and was with a large group so didn't get much opportunity to explore all of the facilities. Nevertheless, the facilities we used were very good, with nice clean sheets and VERY strong AC! Only recommendation would be to...More

Thank TheMusicTeacher
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice friendly atmosphere with really good facilities. Make sure to take a visit up to the 5th floor for the amazing WiFi and lounge. Also, be sure to use the Grab promo code on the front desk. Would definitely recommend staying here if you are...More

Thank James T
Reviewed July 6, 2018

We stayed in the Tido Penang Hostel after having been island hopping in Thailand. After staying in beach bungalows etc it was a welcome change! We had a private double room which was clean and comfortable, with everything we needed plus a kettle and coffee...More

Thank charlotterick
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

I really don’t like writing bad reviews but this had to be done. This hostel is not what I expected at all from reviews and pictures I had looked at when booking. Even though it is only 3 years old it looks relatively run down...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$12 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
TIDO @ Penang George Town, Malaysia
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$12 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
TIDO @ Penang George Town, Malaysia
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Traveller (53)
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Mike M
July 9, 2018|
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Response from puterin138 | Reviewed this property |
I think you can ask the reception to do help you. I believe there’s a printer in reception area.
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yenzy2016
March 23, 2016|
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Response from Jiamin_O |
I think you might get your questions answered very quickly by dropping them a message via their Facebook page. 😊
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Room Tips
"Best Place from Komtar"
894aureliak
Mar. 4, 2018
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"Clean and spacious bathroom"
Mustaphasuniverse
Feb. 2, 2018
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"Girls can request for a girls' dorm."
pilgrimmer1969
Aug. 10, 2017
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"Book through Booking.com/Hostelworld to get it slightly cheaper"
AlexGUK94
Aug. 25, 2016
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