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Komtar

George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 19-828 0614
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good24%
  • Average43%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible9%
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“glass floor” (8 reviews)
“shops selling” (6 reviews)
“skywalk” (22 reviews)
LOCATION
George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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+60 19-828 0614
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

There was nothing to see in that, just another tall building. ...nothing much to say about this.......

Thank Nidhi B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is very old building that really not very appealing to get into. The building itself was not very well being take care off. It located in the center crowded dirty shopping district. No signed to direct you, just see the tallest building and guessing....More

Thank Snoopy900
Reviewed 6 days ago

When we were seeking directions to places, locals kept referring to "Komtar" -- and I had no idea what they were talking about. Eventually, slowly, I figured it out. Use this building and the surrounding complex as a way to orient yourself when you're lost...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to cool off. Clean and modern inside. Ate at Umi, authentic Malay food, very nice. Exhibitions and attractions to see on the higher levels.

Thank Purple0wl
Reviewed 1 week ago

1st Avenue mall as well as Parangin are best area for shopping and clean eating if you're stomach sensitive at indian or chinese street restaurants. we found few great sushi bars, great Uniqlo shop, good offer at Rado old model, and some fresh cold air!!!

Thank Radu B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a shopping complex on top of one major transportation hub. Toilet has really bad smell and dirty. However, it seems to be the most popular spot for local to hang out.

Thank Sunaree L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the Prangin Malls A & B along with 1st Avenue mall. Shopping was great value and plenty to choose from. Especially loved Parkson department store. Best value EVER!

1  Thank jgray156
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being brought up in penang for most of my childhood, this is an iconic building holding a lot of memories for me. Birthdays were spent here, shopping, family time and etc. After almost 20 years it is great to see Penang Government has decided to...More

Thank Sugania N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think the whole ticket only worth RM20 to 30 most, it was a boring experience, all games are not attractive, designed well and fun (you can just go in for 3 mins to see all) Additionally, the 7D experience isn't even 4D feel (maybe...More

1  Thank t0nyng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If it was cheaper it would attract lot more tourists to go check it out and help promote Penang tourism industry shame really !!!! In say that if you have kids they do have good explorers type of activities for them looks quite good but...More

1  Thank Jenny L
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