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Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 26 February 2012

Hotel reception ran very responsive people. Hotels in this building is already 70 years and it is really felt. In rooms was available a fast Wi Fi connection. Hotel is located in front of a popular seafood restaurant, which every night was completely full. Hotel is located about 30-40 minutes walk from the center of Georgetown. Nearby there was no...

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KLumpur
Reviewed 24 February 2012

An old bungalow full of character which is typically Penangite ie friendly staff. We booked two rooms with the high ceiling. To get to the rooms, have to take off our shoes at the bottom of the stairs and stow them upstairs (no lifts as it is just a 2 storey bungalow). Rooms were spacious and comfortable enough. Had to...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 July 2011

We were quite disappointed of this hotel. It is run down, the furniture is old and they did not even put in the effort to unwrap the lamps from their original packaging. The breakfast is not really a breakfast and we were the only guests eating in the breakfast room...a lady brought us plain toast and butter/jam and we then...

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 February 2011

Our Twin room was fine. A bit run down and the shower could have done with a scrub, but the room was big, had a fan and air conditioning. The beds were comfortable, even iff the sheets were the wrong size. It is about a 15 minute walk into the centre, but its in a ver quiet location and the...

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Guangzhou
Reviewed 22 January 2011

Very nice old colonial building with plenty of charm to spare. Rooms were alright as long as you get one with an original 'high' ceiling. The off-putting thing here has to go with its location. Unfortunately Google's scale is a bit off on its Georgetown map and Paramount looks closer to the centre of town than it really is. A...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Established since 1948, Paramount Hotel is located beside a beautiful Sea Frontage in downtown Penang. Guests will enjoy a stay at one of Georgetown's most well kept colonial bungalows. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paramount Hotel

Address: Hotel Paramount 48F Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: ₹ 745 - ₹ 2,640 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Paramount Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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Paramount Hotel Penang/George Town
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“Rooms on top of reception counter not hot in the afternoon.”
 of 5 bubbles AmyCSI, 8 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Don't Go! Its not the cheapest place but as far as I'm concerned definitely the worst place I ever stayed in”
 of 5 bubbles stever237, 11 Jan 2014 | Read review
“big room, no particular one..”
 of 5 bubbles raymondl767, 17 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Near the front.”
 of 5 bubbles ElliotB745, 30 Oct 2012 | Read review
“If you like the old charm without much frills you can choose this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Rohitkale, 3 Oct 2012 | Read review
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