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Selangor
Reviewed 9 June 2010

Read from other reviews before going and we expect some grumpy staff. However, it was not like that. Maybe the management did something because we can see the front desk staff is pulling the longest smile ever. He is helpful in explaining the payment procedure, and in checking our room availability before the due check in time of 2pm. The...

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Karimnagar India
Reviewed 22 May 2010

its clean small compact at MYR 88 it is value for money free wifi parking might a problem if you own a vehicle highly recommended

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PARIS
Reviewed 10 April 2010

Room 78RM. Free WIFI. Excellent Service with a smile. We needed an electric adaptor, they provided it. We checked out late, no extra money was charged. Polite and helpful staff. Small room and bathroom though. No Fridge. Just a few TV channels. Very small parking (3/4 cars only) based on "first arrived, first served”. Some rooms are separated by thin...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2010

Got it for RM78 nett a night through the hotel website. We chosed this hotel whenever we can't get cheaper rate at Tune Hotel. It's about 20mins walk to New Lane, famous street food in Penang with several coffee shops nearby. Not ideal for tourist without a car, unless you are prepared to walk or take public transport as there's...

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Singapore
Reviewed 19 March 2010

It's my first time to penang. Having a tough time finding the hotel as the gps don't recognize ppisland hotel as well as [--] Penang Malaysia. LOL but it does recognize jalan abu siti for those who are using gps to search for the hotel. anyway it's near to sunway lagoon hotel along new lane where the good food located....

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Cardiff
Reviewed 14 March 2010

I stayed here for 3 nights with 2 mates, and the hotel got all the basics right for me : - clean room - comfy beds - good shower - effective aircon. I didn't go on holiday to watch TV so the limited channel choice wasn't an issue. The room was pretty spacious and decorated in a fairly modern and...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 February 2010

Spent a nite here in mid Jan 2010. It was quite easy to locate the hotel since it's one of the tallest building on this road. Check-in service was prompt and not much fuss. Room basic but sufficient for a good night sleep. Within walking distance to the eateries. Get a young coconut from the stall at the end of...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 February 2010

This is a spotless hotel within a short stroll to Komtar. We really enjoyed it here rather than on Jalan Penang as it was quiet, relaxing and within easy walking distance of places of interest in Georgetown. We found the staff friendly and polite and would certainly stay here again. Tip: At the end of the street there is a...

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Bukit Lawang, Indonesia
Reviewed 30 January 2010

The rooms were clean and spacious. The staff were very helpful. The extra bed, RM25/night was comfy. Their was no fridge nor a kettle in the room instead they have a drinking fountain on each floor. The room came with an air conditioner and the price was low. The hotel is a few minutes walk to Lorong Selamat, famous for...

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Montreal Canada
Reviewed 25 January 2010

Spent 3 nights during the week. Hotel seemed brand new with extremely helpful staff at reception. Gave us suggestions and many directions so we could maximise our short stay. Rooms were quite big and simple. Drinking water available on every floor for free. No restaurants or room service, however, the hotel is a 5 minute walk to a what seemed...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A boutique hotel newly opened in 2009, PPisland offers business and leisure travelers a homely ambiance. Located in the heart of Georgetown, it is less than 5 minutes drive from the city centre, easily accessible to commercial and banking areas, shopping outlets, popular tourist and heritage sites. Relax yourself in one of our 62 clean and comfortable rooms completed with facilities like LCD TV, ensuite shower, individually controlled air-conditioning and free WIFI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about PPisland Hotel

Address: 33A Lorong Abu Siti, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: ₹ 1,215 - ₹ 1,755 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 62
Also Known As:
PPisland Hotel Penang/George Town
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“Some rooms don't have windows, but are charged at the same rate - so ask for one with windows on arrival, they might be able to accommodate.”
 of 5 bubbles Awesom_Andy, 1 Feb 2014 | Read review
“The rooms are quite cramped so keep this in mind when you're booking a room.”
 of 5 bubbles jing0423, 18 Jul 2013 | Read review
“This is a no frill hotel, need to bbring your own toothbrush and toothpaste. Clean towels will be provided though.”
 of 5 bubbles Mcken888, 3 Jun 2013 | Read review
“If you require internet and can use a twin room pre book a room ending in 4 or 5 as the routers are located outside these rooms..”
 of 5 bubbles Hungry_Neilius, 17 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Deluxe with Twin Bed is nicer and more spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles FoodVenturer_me, 19 Feb 2013 | Read review
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