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JEN Penang Georgetown by Shangri-La
4 out of 5
Magazine Road, George Town, Penang
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$81 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,401 reviews)

"Excellent and very professional service. Clean room. Originally was given a room with a very poor view facing the roof of the shopping centre at low floors. The staff was kind to change our rooms to higher floors at level 14 which we could have a glimpse of the Georgetown coastal sea. Really grateful ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

JEN Penang Georgetown by Shangri-La
Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
4 out of 5
25-A Farquhar Street, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free cancellation
The price is AU$40 per night
3.9/5Good! (996 reviews)

"Everyone was very helpful and the hotel is nice, but sad that I was forced to leave because of NO MOVEMENT ORDER in Malaysia."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
Loop On Leith George Town Penang Hotel by Compass Hospitality
3 out of 5
29 Leith Street, George Town, Penang
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$33 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (19 reviews)
Great place to stay

"Great service and very friendly.. just that the walls were a little thin..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb. 2020

Loop On Leith George Town Penang Hotel by Compass Hospitality
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
5 out of 5
10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Penang
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$202 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,327 reviews)

"Nice hotel, strategic location, friendly and attentive staff"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jun. 2020

Eastern And Oriental Hotel
The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
4 out of 5
183, Jalan Magazine, George Town
Free cancellation
The price is AU$97 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (562 reviews)

"The staff was extremely helpful and polite. The beds were comfortable and the shower strong and forceful. The breakfast bar had a huge variety and everything was tasty. Good location- no problem with tours picking us up."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb. 2020

The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
Garden Inn
3 out of 5
41, Anson Road, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$31 per night
3.4/5 (194 reviews)
will come back again

"the room is ecxellent. same as in picture. big room. have flusk for hot water. they provide coway water dispenser at the hallway. easy for customer. my room a little bit near road so can hear noise from the road until late night. but the most i dont like about my stay is around 12.30am some chinese ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov. 2019

Garden Inn
The Prestige Hotel Penang
4 out of 5
8 Gat Lebuh Gereja, George Town
The price is AU$100 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (217 reviews)

"I liked that the place was very posh, clean and all the staff were friendly and hospitable especially Mr Zain, the manager. Beautiful pool too."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jun. 2020

The Prestige Hotel Penang
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
4 out of 5
14, Leith Street, George Town, George Town, Penang
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$139 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (294 reviews)
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"Amazing 😉"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020

Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
3.5 out of 5
33, New Lane, (off Macalister Road), Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$80 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (997 reviews)

"The bathrooms in my earlier stays ( at least 6 times) were cleaner.. perhaps the rooms were on higher floors"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
Cititel Penang
4 out of 5
66 Jalan Penang, George Town
Free cancellation
The price is AU$68 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (361 reviews)

"Lobby area is beautiful and breakfast was great. The rooms however needs to be updated. This property also has smoking floors and the second hand smoke is all over the place."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

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Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown George Town?
Downtown George Town is an historic neighbourhood known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Experience the best of Downtown George Town with a visit to KOMTAR, Gurney Drive and Penang Times Square.
Where is the best place to stay in Downtown George Town?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Jawi Peranakan Mansion is the highest ranked property in Downtown George Town. This 3-star hotel offers free WiFi and concierge services. It is located a short 13-minute walk from KOMTAR. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include Le Dream Boutique Hotel and The Prestige Hotel Penang.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown George Town, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best options available in Downtown George Town.
What is there to do around this George Town neighbourhood?
Attractions such as Hin Bus Depot Art Centre, Penang Islamic Museum and Penang State Museum highlight George Town’s cultural scene. KOMTAR and Gurney Drive are also a couple of places to visit in the neighbourhood. Favourite places to visit in the surrounding area include Penang Times Square, Penang City Hall and Gurney Plaza. When you’re sightseeing in George Town, Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple and Nagore Square are also worth a stop.

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