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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We stayed here for 5 days over Christmas. We barely slept because of the loud music from the street/neighboring buildings often going on until after 4am. There are 70 steps to climb to get to the third floor to our room. You have to leave your shoes outside the hotel. Our rooms were clean and adequate,but there wasn't enough spare...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Near KEK LOK SI TEMPLE, PENANG HILL, AIR ITAM MARKET. The main attractions of Panang. By bus 1 stop away, Fare MYR1.40. Surrounded by hawker stands,Open day & night, Nice Dim Sum at Kuta Bali Cafe. Relax & slowly to climb up stairs, An exercise after food. Bed may be too small for big guy like me (1.80m,90kg) With my...

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Rotterdam
Reviewed 7 January 2013

Stayed in this hostel for two nights. The hostel is situated in an area that is not very touristic and a 30 minute drive by bus from Georgetown. It is a nice and quiet location. The hostel is located on the third floor and there is no elevator so you have to climb some stairs to get up. Everything looks...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 November 2012

This Hostel can say clean and no problem about Food.....it just 15 min walk to the "gak Lok si Temple" if driving just 5 min only....the owner say they may have a new hostel is coming up next year.... the bad thing about this hostel is. locate on the top floor of the shop apartment. and the blanket is for...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2012

This hostel provides basic but very comfortable accommodation in the suburb of Ayer Itam, practically underneath Kek Lok Si. If you're planning to get to the night markets, make it your base. The hostel is surrounded by hawker stands, so the food is incredible.

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Address: 1228L-3, Jalan Paya Terubong, Ayer Itam, Gelugor, Penang Island 11060, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Gelugor
Price Range: ₹ 1,771 - ₹ 5,449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“old people can not stay at this hostel and leg problem too.....happy staying.....”
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