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Hotel Royal Penang

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Melbourne Australia
Reviewed 2 June 2012

We booked the Corporate Suite but on arrival they put us into a Deluxe room. That sorted immediatley we had a lovely room. Quite spacious and very comfortable bed. The internet in the room was excellent. Daily delivery of news paper was good. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Buffet breakfast was plentiful and wide selection. The hotel is...

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Uk
Reviewed 31 May 2012

A non commercial privately organised trip. A typical 4* hotel. clean tidy with polite & helpful staff It`s position is slightly out of town so those wanting a bar or to wander the shops had a fairly long walk. On the same site is a small shopping mall & supermarket with a small beer & wine section. It made you...

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India
Reviewed 10 May 2012

An old hotel with its own charm. Rooms are of the 80s' feel & not inviting unless you pay more to stay on the new refurbished rooms above 17th or the 18 th floor which are reasonably clean.New carpet, LCD TV & shower curtain .. Unfriendly reception staff but the conciege guys were helpful and polite,Good for a one or...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 29 April 2012

My daughter and I stayed in this hotel in December 2011. After reading all the reviews on it I was concerned that we had made a mistake. Well how wrong those reviews were!!! This hotel is modern, clean with spacious, comfortable rooms. A bottle of water is supplied every day free of charge as is the internet which is supplied...

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Jomtien
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Hotel Royal, in Jalan Larut, was a Sheraton Hotel at one point in its existance. Now it seems a regular base for many groups to use as a base. However this does not distract from it also being a good place to stay for the individual or family. The rooms ae larger than the usual size room in many hotels...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 9 April 2012

My husband and I decided to book this hotel as we needed somewhere reasonably priced to stay of about 10 hours, as our flight did not land until 11.30pm and we were off early the next morning we just wanted a clean and cheap hotel. This did not meet my requirements. Check is was quick and efficient, as you woudl...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 March 2012

i've stayed several time at this hotel and for me this hotel is comfortable and strategic location where it's stayed near the town. There is a walkway lead to the Plaza Penang just beside the hotel. Nothing much there, you can just found Giant supermarket and a nice bookstore. I've walked to the Komtar which takes about 6min to 10min....

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malaysia
Reviewed 13 March 2012

The room is nice and bed is so comfortable.The hotel should look into refurbishing the rooms as well as upgrading the television.Breakfast is nice.Swimming pool is small and isolated. parking is a problem and parking area is dark and unsafe plus you have to carry your luggages one floor up to the reception before you can take alift to your...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Old fashion design w facilities, but price is acceptable for all budget travellers. Location is not so central compared with other hotels in George town. There is a big hawker center called "new world" is just right behind the hotel and also there is a door on 2nd floor connecting to penang plaza directly. You can find giant and etcetc......

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 March 2012

I stayed in this hotel for 1 night on 25/2/12 - 26/2/12 First of all, the hotel location is good, easy to find via gps. is very near to Hin Heong tau sah piah outlet. parking is free for hotel guest! Next, Check in is fast. Within 5 mins they are ready with the key and breakfast voucher. HOWEVER, when...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Royal Penang is a 4-star hotel, strategically located in the historical enclave of Georgetown and within minutes away from the financial district and other prominent locations. The Hotel is also encased with a diversity of contemporary and culture attractions allowing guests to explore Penang’s rich historic sights which make Penang a UNESCO World Heritage site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Royal Penang

Address: No. 3 Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: ₹ 2,026 - ₹ 3,268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Royal Penang 4*
Number of rooms: 237
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Also Known As:
Hotel Royal Penang George Town
Hotel Style:
#16 Luxury Hotel in George Town
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