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The Edison George Town, Penang

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15 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Penang Island 10200 Malaysia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewswine hourhour loungeinfused waternougatsmall luxury hotelpre dinner winemr charlessnacks and soft drinkslocal snacksrestored mansionlounge arealuxurious stayfree flow of wineround the clockblue mansionbeautiful propertyred garden
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The restored Cathay Hotel is transformed into the Edison. Great place to stay to experience a piece of history. The staff are the most polite, helpful and caring we have come across anywhere. Swimming pool was a bonus at the end of a long day...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My sister & I visited Penang to indulge in the great variety of food available and The Edison was highly recommended. We booked ourselves into the only 2 suites that are available in the hotel - no regrets as each suite is located upstairs in...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights. Location is perfect - near to everything from food to tourist place. Room is spacious, shower place is nice and cosy, staffs are polite and friendly and the best part of this hotel is the lounge area where can access...More

2  Thank TaiL14
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for staying with us during your recent visit to Penang. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable experience from our location and guestroom to our signature personalised service and all-inclusive offerings. We look forward to welcoming you again to Experience...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautifully restored old world mansion in the middle of George Town, Penang, Malaysia. Elegantly appointed and exceptional service. Highly recommend this boutique hotel. Easy walking distance to everything George Town has to offer and the street art is something you have to see and...More

2  Thank Hotelier_from_AUS
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 3 days ago

We thank you for your wonderful review and recommendation of us. It was indeed our pleasure taking care of you and your family. We are humbled by your recognition of our elegantly appointed Hotel, and our "exceptional" personalised service, especially coming from a fellow Hotelier....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful small hotel. If you want to see and feel George Town and Penang this is the place to stay. Impeccable smiling service at all times. We were fortunate with the weather and were able to explore thoroughly! Great breakfast and a lovely glass...More

2  Thank PaulineNorway
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 6 days ago

We thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience staying with us especially our "impeccable" personalised service. We are also happy to hear that you managed to explore our neighbourhood thoroughly. Last but not least, we are...More

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A beautifully restored Anglo-Colonial mansion, the interior design is a quirky take on Penang with whimsical touches of heritage within. The fresh concept combines timeless elegance, extending a blend ...More of modern and traditional elements with quality and charm. Offering 35 luxuriously appointed guestrooms and an unyielding commitment to comfort, exceptional guest service and gracious hospitality; one is bound to remember - The Edison Experience. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 107 - US$ 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Chau L
21 March 2018|
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Response from Baki Z | Reviewed this property |
An uber or an airport taxi would do the job
4 March 2018|
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Response from Ivan K | Property representative |
Dear Jen, Greetings from The Edison George Town and thank you for your enquiry. We have ample parking space at the Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you to the Hotel soon.
29 January 2018|
Response from Ivan K | Property representative |
We certainly have Twin rooms available. When do you plan to stay with us? Please contact us directly should you wish to make a booking at +604 262 2990.
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"We often have trouble getting a twin bed room - no problem at the Edison."
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"The front rooms can be noisy at night due to the singing from the bar opposite. Earplugs are provided though."
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"Choose a ground floor room if steep stairs are a problem."
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"We had a ground-floor room and found it quiet and peaceful."
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