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    GLOW Penang

    101 Macalister, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good55%
    • Average17%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Arrived on Thursday Night for a 4 days 3 nights stay at Glow Penang. + Check in was smooth as butter. + Rooms and toilets was clean. + Well arranged for a birthday surprised as planned (Paid of course) + Rooms were cleaned daily +...More

    Thank JarodakaSteven
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    for those not looking for luxurious, yet comfort. convenient location where you can enjoy local good food.reception for check needed to improve, when i I checked in, it was only manned by one person. waited for more than 45 minutes.

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    Thank 939ferdinand
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Room and staff were good. But I went to lunch the first day and was told it was too late. I went back for lunch on the second day at noon and because the manger was having lunch with friends/visitors they allowed me to have...More

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    Thank chrisatset
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Overall was ok. Manager on duty was good and allowed me to check out a little later. Room service for iron board was so slow. Had to call them thrice. Wanted to order a cake for my girl but not avail.

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    Thank iamafatgirl89
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights in a single room. Check in was fast and room was already ready despite me arriving a few hours before the check in time. But I was surprised they required a RM100 deposit upon check in. I don't think I...More

    Thank dt0809
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 36 - US$ 93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 131
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • GLOW Penang George Town
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    Lanty J
    14 May 2017|
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    Response from RicardoRianto | Reviewed this property |
    Of course,by my experience .. the hotel accept payment by cash and credit card and maybe we can charge of goverment tax by night
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    Lanty J
    14 May 2017|
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    Response from Novia K | Reviewed this property |
    I hope it's not too late to answer your question, sure you can pay them by cash (Malaysian Ringgit).
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    Aynie35
    10 March 2017|
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    Response from GPG_Mgmt | Property representative |
    Hi Aynie35, yes we do have connecting room and it is solely subject to avail. The connecting set comes with one twin bedded and one queen size bed. Kindly call or the hotel to update your preference at +604226 0084.
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