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Hotel Jen Penang

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Magazine Road, George Town, Penang Island 10300 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met up with our old friends and stayed in the Club rooms on the 17th floor....what an amazing time we had. The rooms were brilliant, the panoramic windows giving glorious views over Georgetown and across to mainland Malaysia. The benefits of having access to...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank Nora K
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

About 18 years ago I remember the Jen as a Shangri-La and it always fascinated me when I lived in Penang as it was the only famous named hotel that I saw in the vicinity. The island city has changed much since I left and...More

Date of stay: June 2018
3  Thank simond24
Response from HotelJenPenang, General Manager at Hotel Jen PenangResponded 6 July 2018

Dear Simon, Thank you for the delightful review and giving us a full score! We are so glad that you had a thoroughly satisfying stay. We love the nice description and very much appreciate the effort to share your happy experiences since we are Shangri-la,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a night. Rooms very neat and clean. Quality beddings and soaps. Complete with hairdryer and ironing stuffs. Air con was good. Did not try the breakfast. Walking distance to many eateries nearby. Strongly recommend to stay here . Will come again soon....More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Lovetravelkusuma
Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay here was for business, but the hospitality I received was pretty good. I reached very late night, perhaps around 1:30 AM; I'm a smoker and was deprived of it for long time owing long time international travel, even before entering in my room...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank 01AmitPaul
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed over the weekend and it was a good location in georgetown connected to 1st avenue mall. However, it was quite tough to find street food and they were mostly located in like a 15 minute walking radius. Not much else to do around...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank melissadorai
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About
Description
Hotel Jen Penang, located centrally in the heart of Penang’s vibrant and bustling George Town, close to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as prime commercial, business and shopping areas. My brand-new More and redesigned rooms and suites feature distinct highlights of Penang blended with contemporary touches. My design features cater to business and leisure travellers alike. When you stay with me, enjoy fuss-free simple pleasures - fast and free WiFi, scheduled shuttle service to the beach, 24-hour gym, and much more. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
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Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
443
Price range
US$ 71 - US$ 113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Traders Hotel Penang
Also Known As
Traders Hotel Georgetown
,
Hotel Jen Penang George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
443
Price range
US$ 71 - US$ 113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Traders Hotel Penang
Also Known As
Traders Hotel Georgetown
,
Hotel Jen Penang George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Traveller (1,257)
Room & Suite (410)
Dining (75)
Pool & Beach (32)
Amenities (20)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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432rn
4 December 2018|
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Response from 01AmitPaul | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I was on business travel, not sure about pet. Please call to hotel directly or see their web site for the pet policy.
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foxl66
31 July 2018|
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Response from HotelJenPenang | Property representative |
Hi Foxl66, thank you for the enquiry. Our specialty suites come with the spacious floor plan with separate bedroom, living, and dining areas which include modern, bright bathroom with a separate bathtub and glass-enclosed... More
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PigKiller777
5 July 2018|
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Response from ialmostforgot | Reviewed this property |
Definitely you can book a deluxe room and request for a baby crib.
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"Get rooms at a higher floor."
melissadorai
1 week ago
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"16 Floor not street side"
PeterB7204
4 weeks ago
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"Higher Floors with a Bay view would be the best options if you want a good view."
dinesh321123
5 weeks ago
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"High floor"
Hafiz300
31 Oct 2018
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