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Old Penang Guesthouse

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 20 March 2013

we came to stay hear after hearing all the good reviews about the hostle, me and the girlfrind had stayed in Penang in a few other places down the road and in our experince we thought that this one was the better of them. The...More

Thank Jimmy L
Reviewed 2 March 2013

We had a wonderful three day stay here. Thanks mostly to extremely friendly staff who were great with our two year old. Private room with ensuite was clean and very good value; they charged us only 20 ringgit extra per night to put a mattress...More

Thank Brassos
Reviewed 16 February 2013 via mobile

Good location. Great mattress in the double room en suite. WiFi was fast enough but didn't reach to our room. Breakfast was very basic. Bread, jams etc. A little noisy, not too bad where we were. Quite a few smokers (only outside though) Nice building...More

2  Thank Dan B
Reviewed 9 February 2013 via mobile

This place is set in a nice old Chinese house, but that's about the only good thing. I don't understand all the good reviews this place has got. It was probably the noisiest place we've ever stayed in Southeast Asia. Really hard to sleep, even...More

3  Thank Bodysuitman
Reviewed 6 February 2013

near chulia street which is near all the heritage lanes... the private room is simple, just lights, 2 beds and a small table... do take note that most of the private room do not have a window in it... the staff that replied my email...More

2  Thank Ashin_Sg
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$15 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$15 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Room with a window"
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"Some rooms have no windows."
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"rooms,toilet & bathroom was clean and located at main place"
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"Good single rooms for solo travellers. Wifi and AC. Breakfast included till 12."
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