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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights .. with my parents and aunt .. First impression.. the hotel lobby is old fashioned and also rooms need some updates . we stayed on 6th floor with a view facing the main Guernsey Drive .. room is ok .. the air con was not working at its best but was sorted out once we...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is old and worn, but the rooms are spotless and the team is very kind and service oriented. My bathroom had a blocked sink that took forever to drain and the gym towels smelled smokey. This aside, the view (if you have a seaview room) is a gorgeous one over looking the sea. Gurney drive was quiet so...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Evergreen Laurel is based on gurney drive. Ask for a sea view room and you get lovely views across the bay. I paid around £40.00 per night inclusive of breakfast for a lovely double room (on my own). Although there is a lot of work taking place in the water, this doesn't impact on the hotel. (Mind August -...

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Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights on 10-13 Dec 2016. The rooms were very nice, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was good. Within walking distance to the Gurney Drive food street and Paragon. Great shopping. However, will need to walk a bit to reach a public bus stop.

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Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located between George Town, which was a 30 minute walk, and Gurney Plaza which was about a 10 minute walk. Hotel is a bit dated but adequate. Rooms are big, quiet and reasonably comfortable. Breakfast was fine but not great. Only problem was that on arrival I found that the toilet had not be cleaned properly. I didn't complain as...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location if you want to stay awayfrom congestion of town yet in the centre of city,s attractions Located on the gurney drive hotel offers bay view Nice ambience friendly staff spacious rooms good spa rooftop pool Nice for a stroll in evenings Felt I made a right choice

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff, service and location are real strengths of this hotel. All the staff we warm and extremely sociable. Particularly with my young 1 yo son. The location is excellent on Gurney Drive and walking distance to great restaurants and Hawker markets. The staff will ensure you et a taxi within minutes to anywhere on the island. I was very...

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Indonesia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at the hotel, staff was nice. Greatings and smile. Check in was smooth and fast. IMO this hotel is old, but still good enough. The room is clean, bathroom also clean. The bed a little bit hard, but still comfy for me. Some fruits on the table also a nice service. There is water leak under the sink everytime...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in December 2016 Previously we stayed at Gurney Residence as we wanted to be in the Gurney area so this time we decided to give Evergreen a try and it good value for money. The hotel met our requests at booking for a high floor (we were on the 15th floor seaview facing) non smoking...

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Thank Joyman L
Edinburgh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent value hotel within easy walking distance of the main touristic area. It's a bit dated but it's very clean and the staff service level is excellent. I couldn't fault it based on price. The rooms are a good size and well Presented. It's not modern but it has character and authenticity.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Evergreen Laurel Hotel

Address: Evergreen Laurel Hotel 53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: £46 - £64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Evergreen Laurel Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 368
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Also Known As:
Evergreen Laurel Georgetown
Hotel Evergreen Laurel
Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang/George Town
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in George Town
#10 Luxury Hotel in George Town
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“Front and rear rooms have stunning views”
 of 5 bubbles D2867MJscottp, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for higher floor seaview rooms.”
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“Take 07-09 on higher floor as they are bigger”
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“Stay in a deluxe room on the 5th floor or above facing the sea (Room with a sea view).”
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“Book a deluxe room and get a sea view”
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