Georgetown Hotel - Penang

ex. Berjaya Penang Hotel

38, Jalan Larut, Penang, Malaysia, 10050  show map
 3 stars
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Georgetown Hotel - Penang

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms


On-site parking

Luggage storage

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area



Dining room

Breakfast room


Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool


The comfortable Georgetown Hotel is rated 3 stars and features 49 rooms for guests to stay in. Since 2011, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Penang.

Wat Chayamangkalaram is within 20 minutes' walk away. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Penang city center.

Business centers, banks and government offices are short distance from the premises.

Georgetown Hotel can be reached in 25 minutes by car from Penang International airport.


The property comprises of luxurious rooms appointed with complimentary wireless internet, individual climate control, flat-screen television, a sitting area and a writing table. They feature private bathrooms with a shower, a bidet and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide range of dishes, Piknik and siTigun can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.


The hotel offers limousine rental services on site.


Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   49.

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  • No smoking on site
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Souvenir shop
  • Vending machines
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym


  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Pub
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • High chairs
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun loungers

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Clothes dryer
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities


  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries


  • Electric kettle


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains



Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 5 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed MYR 20
Children above
5 years or adults
Extra bed MYR 20
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.


Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

38, Jalan Larut, Penang, Malaysia, 10050

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City Center
  • Penang
    3300 ft
  • Piknik (cuisine: Contemporary)
    500 ft
  • siTigun
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
  • Number of rooms:

Rooms and availability

Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

This double room has a sofa, seating area and air conditioning.

Chambre Lits Jumeaux Deluxe
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

An air-conditioned room featuring a flat-screen satellite TV, a seating area and an en suite bathroom. It offers additional space and more luxurious interiors.

DeLuxe Plus Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2.5 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Khoo Kongsi5000 ft
  • Fort Cornwallis1.2 mi
  • Penang Jetty1.3 mi

Local attractions

  • Penang Hill1.1 mi
    Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
  • Dharmikarama Burmese Temple1.1 mi
    Lorong Burma, Georgetown
  • The House of Yeap Chor Ee1.1 mi
    No 4 Penang Street
  • Pinang Peranakan Museum1.1 mi
    29 Church Street, Georgetown
  • Wat Chayamangkalaram1.1 mi
    Lorong Burma, Georgetown

Near the hotel

  • Komtar3300 ft
    Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia

    Restaurants nearby

    • Piknik500 ft

      Address: 15 Nagore Road

      69% likes this, based on 27 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary

    • Nyonya Baba Cuisine700 ft

      Address: 44 Jln Nagor
      Phone: (04) 227 8035

      Cuisine: Asian

    • House of Udang Galah1300 ft

      Address: 203 A&B, Hutton Lane
      Phone: 42264380

      76% likes this, based on 24 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian, International, Chinese, Malaysian

    • siTigun600 ft

      Address: 30 Jalan Nagore
      Phone: 04. 228 7108

      85% likes this, based on 67 reviews

    • New World Park Food Court800 ft

      Address: Chinatown

      66% likes this, based on 131 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian, Asian

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of floors:
    • Number of rooms:
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    Georgetown Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Georgetown Hotel

    Average guest rating

    6.2out of 10
    Based on 24 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Single

      The staff were relatively nice but really. The hotel was clean and tidy.

      The staff lacked knowledge for visitors around where you should go, what you should see, and where good places are to eat. It is not a quiet hotel as sound travels and no breakfast is provided unless the hotel is full then the manager buys breakfast for everyone and you find it hanging on your door. Not conveniently located for tourists however you can get around by walking - about 20 mins to town and 30 mins to the waterfront.

    • Couple

      Ideal location.

      The service is the worst I ever seen. I have been requesting hair dryer the time I make booking. But when I check in, there is no hair dryer and not even towel. I have been calling the counter for 3 times, but noone send hair dryer to my room! At the end, I have to go to the counter to claim hair dryer and the worst thing is the hair dryer only can be rent for 1 hour. They didn't mention in their website at all. Understand that this is budget hotel, but earlier information enable tourists to prepare the things that not provided by the hotel. Secondly will be the cleanliness of the hotel. The furniture is very dusty and I have nose allergic once I enter the room! And there are stains on the wall. Bed, pillow and blanket are so smelly. All this make me feel extremely uncomfortable! Last but not least is the total price that I have to pay. They charge me extra myr20 the time I pay with credit card. This is not informed to me earlier. I am very unsatisfy with it. I will not go back to this hotel anymore.

    • Older travelers

      the room was ok, clean and neat

      the room we stayed had water leaking on the ceiling during heavy rain and noises by their own staff while working

    • Older travelers

      Tops for unlimited free wifi in the room and free parking. Many notches better than the no-frills Tune Hotel that is a stone's throw away from here. Hotel staff esp the Front Office manager was exceptionally helpful and very friendly. When I needed a city map, the staff immediately gave me one, unlike Tune Hotel who does not even have a simple map to give away. When it rained, the staff promptly lend me an umbrella with the promise that I'll return it after use. Included in the room are water kettle, coffee+tea, water and tv. Hair dryer is also free for the asking which they let you keep till you checkout. Therefore, I don't mind paying a just a few more dollars for Georgetown Hotel over the cold sterile Tune Hotel.

      The room is small, equal in size to Tune Hotel. If you have two fat guys and it'll be very squeezy. Walls are stained with black blotches of I don't know what. The bathroom cum toilet is really small with no partition between the bathroom and the toilet. When you bath, the entire area gets wet. This time, one fat guy would not fit into the bathroom. I guessed if you are fat, you would not be able to get into the lift in the first place. Three skinny guys are a crowd in the lift. Sorry no offense to fat people. But I just mention it here to give you a sense of space (or rather a lack of space).

    • Single

      The staff are friendly and the price of room is affordable, rooms are clean and quite central, accessible to food stalls and shopping centres

    • Single

      Overall a brilliant hotel, great staff and I would highly recommend a say here,

      The only bad thing I could say about this hotel was that you could hear the doors being opened/closed quite easily. However this was only really a problem during the daytime hours ( I'm assuming it was when staff where cleaning the rooms.)

    • Single

      The floor were somoky the manager could not do anything even when the floor says non smoking. There was nothing in the frigdge and the hotel is too far from town nothing fantastic about the hotel lucy

      No one could anything about somking floors

    • Older travelers

      Will not stay again, not worth the money you pay for these type of facilities

    • Family with children

      Good location and cheap budget hotel. Friendly and helpful staff.

      Cleaniness and hygiene of the hotel could be improved. I could see dust on the telephone and dirt in the bathroom.

    • Single

      Clean, good service and attitude, friendly

    • Couple

      First, not reasonable price. I paid 140 rm for very small room and dirty, noisy, etc. Second, this is shitting hotel. Because when I checked from I found that it's 3 three stars hotel but when I reached there the hotel very small and the staff said that this hotel no star at all.

    • Group of friends

      Walking distance to local food outlets.

      Not satisfied with the room, my friends are paying the same amount but getting different type of rooms.

    • Single

      Friendly crew, especially the girl at the reception. Clean room, ok shower, good beds.

      A bit to far from the centre and public transport. The guy that does the nightshift played really loud music at the reception in the middle of the night.

    • Single

      The location is really nice

      The manager do not accept my digital booking copy and asked me to use the hotel computer to print a hard copy.

    • Single


      Room/pillows/bed and blanket smells of last guest who suffer from althelitc food

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Georgetown Hotel - Penang Penang location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    38, Jalan Larut, Penang, Malaysia, 10050

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Penang
      3300 ft
    • Piknik (cuisine: Contemporary)
      500 ft
    • siTigun
      600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of floors:
    • Number of rooms: