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“Avoid the bedbugs”
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Cititel Penang
Ranked #21 of 84 Hotels in George Town
Certificate of Excellence
WA
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“Avoid the bedbugs”
Reviewed 11 December 2009

I was on my way back from overseas and decided to spend a week in Penang.

The location is aset moung the old section of Penang Road with lots old town shops and coffee shops along the place. Not to mention wonders at every corner or back alley. I had the best Indian food with some friends down a side alley and no stomach problems.

Upon entry, the room was of a good size but what was most dissapointing was that I ended up with bed bugs. The service was a bit slow and all in all I only stayed for 2 nights and ended up changing hotels.

  • Stayed August 2006, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Cititel Penang

Property: Cititel Penang
Address: 66 Jalan Penang, George Town, Penang Island 10000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in George Town
#8 Luxury Hotel in George Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Cititel Penang 4*
Number of rooms: 451
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Along bustling Upper Penang Road, in the heart of George Town. Easy access to commercial and government offices, 30 minutes by car from Penang International Airport, 5 minutes drive to Penang Ferry terminal, 5-10 minutes walk to nearby tourist attractions such as street arts and UNESCO heritage trails, 15-minutes walk to Chowrasta market and Mydin Hypermarket, 20-minutes walk to Komtar/Prangin Mall/1st Avenue Mall, 20-minutes walk to Esplanade/Beach Street and the Red Garden Hawker Centre is located just opposite the hotel. 451 comfortably furnished rooms inclusive of executive rooms, broadband internet, LCD TV, long bath, bidet, electronic safe in selected categories, coffee/tea making facilities, mini fridge, satellite TV and in-house movies. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Cititel Penang Georgetown
Cititel Penang Hotel Georgetown
Cititel Penang George Town

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