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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there 4 years on company retreat and I was the 2 weeks ago with my wife. It is exactly the same as it is. Stuck in 80s. We booked normal room which I have previously stayed, than i thought why not have ocean view. Paid for an upgrade when there was no other guest that block. You can... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

1. There is nothing around this outdated hotel, no malls nor eating places 2. The facilities of the hotel screamed to be upgraded, from the bad lightings to the worn out chairs in the lobby to the cigarettes & ashes around the benches outside the entrance 3. The extra pillow in the room smells 4. The duvet cover has dried... More 

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Travellers are raving about these Tanjung Bungah hotels

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall hotel quality is poor , I feel hotel is a bit dark when the first step in . Hope hotel management can improve or do some new renovation. Good quality not surprising, hotel should provide more choice of food.

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Luang Prabang, Laos
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36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aged decor and fittings. It's in a boring place, nothing for miles. But it has s private beach and good pool. Down sides are faded out of date fittings, boring quiet location and no bar. Plus sides are beach, pool, extremely friendly and helpful staff and regular free shuttle bus to more lively George Town and Batu Fheinghi. I don't... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in this hotel. First of all staff are very good persons. They go out of the way to make guests easy. Hotel also quite near to Georgetown mall for the shopping. But, the facilities badly need more maintenance from the dirty restaurant chairs to the water system ( which was down for 24hrs during our stay).

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Perth, Australia
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41 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again we stayed at the Copthorne Orchid in Tanjung Bungah, Penang. This time we resided there for 2 months. What a delightful stay. The ladies on the reception desk, Dewi, Polly and Ann are a delight and very helpful. The rooms are being upgraded and the whole hotel is undergoing an upgrade. The crew in the restaurant are helpful... More 

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Wilson L, Revenue Manager at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, responded to this review

Dear Pamela S, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your recent stay with us at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. We are happy to note that you had such an enjoyable stay with us, which is definitely a great motivation to our staff. Looking forward to welcoming you back next year! The Management More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is an old hotel with worn out furniture and smelly carpet in the room. Great seaview though. Not much choices for the breakfast. And the weird thing is there is no elevator provided from car park basement to lobby.

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Thank shanne123
Wilson L, Revenue Manager at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, responded to this review

Dear shanne123, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your recent stay with us at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. We have noted your overall comments. However, we have forwarded the comments to the respective departments for necessary improvement. Please be reassured that we will do our best to improve on our services, and hope to see... More 

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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stay here for only one night. Although this is old style hotel, but their room was quite good. Just used a normal key for the door, not even power key card. Just a few of TV's channel. But, we slept perfectly with powerful AC. The room clean & tidy, comfortable for couple guest like us. Wifi coverage not so... More 

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Wilson L, Revenue Manager at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, responded to this review

Dear mohd khairi asr... s, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your recent stay with us at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. We are happy to note that you had such an enjoyable stay with us, looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. The Management More 

Sydney, Australia
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137 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we decided to make a 14 night stopover at a time of the year that we had not previously stayed.so there we were with no of the regular guests we meet up with in june /july each year.the welcome started from the front steps and continued until our last day.our room over looking the sea was perfect and most relaxing.housekeeping... More 

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Wilson L, Revenue Manager at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, responded to this review

Dear john1604, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your recent stay with us at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. We are happy to note that you had such an enjoyable stay with us, which is definitely a great motivation to our staff. Looking forward to welcoming you back again on your next visit to Penang. The... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Although this hotel is rather old, it is fairly clean and the staff is very friendly. We stayed at the Junior Suite, and we had the sea view. The beach was right by us, and we had 2 gorgeous sunset. Our tap was leaking and as we had forgotten a converter to charge our phone, none of the electrical outlets... More 

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Wilson L, Revenue Manager at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, responded to this review

Dear biancamasrin, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your recent stay with us at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. We are happy to note that you like our rooms features with spectacular sea view and secluded beachfront, which is indeed one of our selling points. On the issue of tap leaking and electrical outlets, we have... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the popular Tanjung Bungah beach, the hotel is one of the nearest beach hotels to the city of Georgetown. The sandy stretch, with rocks strewn intermittently against a backdrop of lush tropical trees and shrubs, makes the beach picturesque and unique. Here you have the luxury to choose sun or shade but what you will value most is the privacy, the tranquility and the safe sanctuary that we can offer you to be in complete harmony with Mother Nature. Hotel is close to several attractions in Penang i.e. Gurney Drive, Batu Ferringhi Night Market, Batu Ferringhi Beach, Spice Garden and Butterfly Farm. Guests of the hotel can relax away from hustling petty traders and the prying eyes of the public. It is the perfect getaway and stay from the hustle and bustle of city life, the perfect hideaway to get away from it all. Hotel has a 24 hour restaurant serving international and local cuisine, a Chinese Restaurant that features weekend and holiday promotions. Nearby the hotel are major shopping complexes like Tesco, Straits Quay, Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon. Bank, clinic, food court, restaurants serving Western, Chinese, Indian, Korean, local and seafood cuisines are just within walking distance from the hotel. Hotel is nearby to major Hospitals. For relaxation, the hotel houses a Spa with separate female/male Jacuzzi and Sauna, offers attractive and interesting massage and treatment packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang

Address: Jalan Tanjung Bungah, Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island 11200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > Tanjung Bungah
Price Range: ₹ 2,868 - ₹ 4,433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang 3*
Number of rooms: 318
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Also Known As:
Copthorne Orchid Pulau Penang
Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang Tanjung Bungah
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“Just ask for the rooms in the other block where all the rooms have open view to the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles prk369, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Asking for a room that faces the sea does not mean you can see the sea as some rooms are blocked by the close proximity of the apartments”
 of 5 bubbles jaseet88, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The quietest rooms are beach-side. They are past and below the swimming pool and very peaceful with a lovely view.”
 of 5 bubbles PamelaS554, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lower floor near to the beach”
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“the terrace”
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