We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    GLOW Penang

    101 Macalister, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    US$50
    US$49
    SAVE US$1
    US$50
    US$50
    Traveller (396)
    Room & Suite (217)
    Dining (70)
    Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
    1,401 reviews
    #22 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    PPisland Hotel
    83 reviews
    #62 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Red Rock Hotel
    84 reviews
    #71 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Eton Hotel
    21 reviews
    #48 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good55%
    • Average17%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair access
    Conference Facilities
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
    1,401 reviews
    #22 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    PPisland Hotel
    83 reviews
    #62 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Red Rock Hotel
    84 reviews
    #71 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Eton Hotel
    21 reviews
    #48 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$49.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all George Town hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3f7d7ad57d704dca92bc0ead3040339a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1650050,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[54623723],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":49,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"3f7d7ad57d704dca92bc0ead3040339a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":50,"lowestMetaPrice":49,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":50,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":50,"lowestMetaPrice":49,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":50,"hotelName":"GLOW Penang","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNmN2Q3YWQ1N2Q3MDRkY2E5MmJjMGVhZDMwNDAzMzlhIiwiQUlLIjoiZDAwMThmYzY1NjI2NDdlYjg1NmMwMDQxOTUwZGI1ODYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$49", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"40824174":"Expedia","63727880":"TravelocityEWS","79518936":"CheapTicketsEWS","68276548":"AsiaTravelIB","65749676":"Hotwire","54623723":"BookingCom","109215374":"HotelsCom2IB","78951450":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (873)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for GLOW Penang
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 807 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Hotel location is good it near food place you can work and eat ( a lot of foods). The Hotel service, FO is good but housekeeping need need ask what you need specially touch brash. Breakfast is not bad.

    Thank Cheathata
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My family booked two rooms for four days. I booked a room for two days. When I arrive, they won't allow me to check in at 12, so I just dropped my bag, paid the deposite ,left my lugagges with them and heading to a...More

    Thank Strawberry2009
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Overall the hotel is good, The room was clean and the staff are friendly. the hotel can be accessible to many places, quite convenient. Many makan places are around the hotel and within walking distance.

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank linda_eu
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is our 1st time to Penang. It happen to be my wife birthday so I ask the staff to arrange cakes and was so glad that they did not charge me and so they came and sing Birthday song as well. Location of the...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Zechariah L
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Firstly, this hotel is definitely closer to 4 stars than it is 2.. infact i feel a bit harsh only giving it 3 stars. Pros: Location: Not central to all the touristy areas so quite quiet, some good eating options around and a 24 hour...More

    2  Thank James-H1984
    Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
    1,401 reviews
    #22 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    PPisland Hotel
    83 reviews
    #62 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Red Rock Hotel
    84 reviews
    #71 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    Eton Hotel
    21 reviews
    #48 of 84 hotels in George Town
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$36 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 131
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Travelocity, Hotwire, HotelQuickly, Cheap Tickets and Evoline ltd so you can book your GLOW Penang reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • GLOW Penang George Town
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (396)
    Room & Suite (217)
    Dining (70)
    Pool & Beach (32)
    Hotel & Grounds (216)
    Bathroom (39)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Nearby
    Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
    1,401 reviews
    .27 miles away
     
    PPisland Hotel
    83 reviews
    .19 miles away
     
    Red Rock Hotel
    84 reviews
    .03 miles away
     
    Eton Hotel
    21 reviews
    .15 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Soul Cafe
    105 reviews
    .16 miles away
    Ban Heang
    57 reviews
    .03 miles away
    Dolce Dessert Penang
    24 reviews
    .16 miles away
    Sin Kim San Cafe
    13 reviews
    .06 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Nagore Square
    81 reviews
    .39 miles away
    Komtar
    620 reviews
    .48 miles away
    Hin Bus Depot
    21 reviews
    .47 miles away
    New World Park
    20 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Lanty J
    14 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from RicardoRianto | Reviewed this property |
    Of course,by my experience .. the hotel accept payment by cash and credit card and maybe we can charge of goverment tax by night
    0
    Votes
    Lanty J
    14 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Novia K | Reviewed this property |
    I hope it's not too late to answer your question, sure you can pay them by cash (Malaysian Ringgit).
    0
    Votes
    Aynie35
    9 March 2017|
    Answer
    Response from GPG_Mgmt | Property representative |
    Hi Aynie35, yes we do have connecting room and it is solely subject to avail. The connecting set comes with one twin bedded and one queen size bed. Kindly call or the hotel to update your preference at +604226 0084.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Location location location"
    Read review
    "Breakfast needs improvement"
    Read review
    "Iron n board available upon request."
    Read review
    "Pick a room at the back or side of hotel away from the main road traffic"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing