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Singapore
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are game for Penang local food, this is the place. New Lane Hawker Centre (in fact road side stalls) offers you full range of local delights ranging from Chay Kway Teow, Chai Tao Kway, Heh Mee, Cheng Tng to Tao Sha Piah etc. Prices are extremely reasonable. There are good Chinese restaurants and massage parlour nearby too. It... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel was recently furbished when we went there, great location for shopping food and sight seeing. Great food is just a stone's throw away ranging from local delights, western food at the Penang Times Sq. Pretty near to the unesco world heritage site and little India n more.

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MEDAN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stay for 2 nights, with parent. Location near komtar and penang times square, a lot of food stalls near hotel. Easy to find local foods. Lobby is big, check-in staff worked efficient and quick. Nice service. Stayed at 6th floor, room was quiet, big enough for small family. Only got 13 tv channels, shower was strong. No mini bar but... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunway Hotel Georgetown is a generous host. Our family room for three had more than adequate toiletries for three, a very decent buffet breakfast for three, free parking, complimentary newspapers, complimentary biscuits, additional premium coffee sachets, and even free drinks in the mini bar. A very satisfactory deal.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is very convenient.Room is clean and neat. No problem for staying. Maybe it's more suitable for business trip but for siteseeing is also good. I never visited at restaurant for dinner though, breakfast is also enough good. All people are very kind.

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the hotel for six nights as friends have stayed there and stated it was pretty good. The staff are friendly and the premises clean, rooms are a good size and we found the wifi was quite good, probably better than a lot of hotels we have stayed in. Bathroom was a reasonable size but the plenty of room... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were friendly welcomed and fast checked in at the lobby counter. 5/5. We got a room at the 11th floor, hill view. We ordered and received confirmation for a non smoking room, a pity that probably our predecessor smoked, there was a light smell of smoke in the room. 2/5. The room itself is spacious and clean as well... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has a good location, around 10 minutes walk to Penang Times Square, Komtar and other shopping center. Friendly staff and also near from food center, very comfortable to stay in this hotel...

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Singapore
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed only 1 night at sunway hotel penang. For the price we were pleasantly surprised that the rooms were spacious and comfortable. Walking distance to Macalister Street food (which was by the way quite expensive considering its Street food if you were to eat at the coffee shop opposite from.sunway hotel), it has many food options. There's a small shopping... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As my whole family is here to attend a wedding, we booked 3 family rooms.Each family room has 1 king size bed and 1 super single bed. Room is spacious and comes with complimentary soft drinks and mineral water. Facilities like hair dryer, ironing board, iron and Wifi are available in the room.Swimming pool is not so big and there... More 

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Nestled amidst the vibrant city life and heritage charms of GeorgeTown, Penang, Sunway Hotel Georgetown Is the preferred 4-star hotel for business and leisure travelers to the Pearl of the Orient. It is easily accessible to major commercial and business hubs as well as the numerous tourist attractions and farmed hawkers centres. The iconic Penang Bridge, Ferry Terminal and the Penang Internation Airport are just a short drive from the hotel. Sunway Hotel Georgetown has the honour of being location in a UNESCO World Heritage site as well as within walking distance from the renowned KOMTAR Building. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang

Address: 33 New Lane (Off Macalister | (Off Macalister Road), George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: ₹ 3,129 - ₹ 6,212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang 3.5*
Number of rooms: 250
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Also Known As:
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang George Town
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in George Town
#10 Romantic Hotel in George Town
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“All rooms have been refurbished , so not a problem”
 of 5 bubbles JUJU7567, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For the view of the city choose the higher floors front side rooms, when you want to be quite in the evening choose hill side”
 of 5 bubbles JW_Dam, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“High floor and corner room”
 of 5 bubbles Bibsterina, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Couple with kids can opt for the family room that comes with a queen bed and a single bed.”
 of 5 bubbles 959vernat, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Corner suite is large and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 948hcf, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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