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The Light Hotel Penang

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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average15%
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  • Terrible5%
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“star hotel”(19 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Without the Pulau Pinang price tag, and perhaps with lower than normal expectations, this hotel proved its worth. The only reason we had checked in was because there was a wedding at the nearby SP Arena. The facilities were up to par, breakfast buffet satisfying...More

1  Thank naquiahxmarc
Response from The_Light_Hotel, General Manager at The Light Hotel PenangResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Delightful Greetings from The Light Hotel Penang! We are indeed very appreciative of your comments and we shall look into areas of concern. Thank you. Best Regards, Raj

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Main facilities are quite good except the swimming pool which is definitively too small. It is ok for children as half of pool is 30 cm depth and the other 120 cm depth. You can not see it on photo website. Room is big and...More

Thank Pascal J
Response from The_Light_Hotel, General Manager at The Light Hotel PenangResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Delightful Greetings from The Light Hotel Penang! Thank you for your positive and constructive review of our hotel after your recent stay with us. I have shared on the issue highlighted with my F&B team members and shall certain look into the area...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some good points, and also some bad points. If you want to stay in a nice environment, do not go there, the hotel is definitely not in the nicest areas of the mainland, and there is really nothing to do except go to the mall...More

Thank Martijn v
Response from The_Light_Hotel, General Manager at The Light Hotel PenangResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Delightful Greetings from The Light Hotel Penang! We are indeed very appreciative of your comments and we shall look into areas of concern. Thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good. I have askto get a calmer room ans they do it Good. The breakfast buffet. Bad. The first floor restaurant. Waiting time is long for a average food Good. The fitness is decent Bad. The swiming pool is small. Don't expect to swim

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Deluxe room rather small. Bathroom is shower only and no bathtub. Toiletries provided but very basic. No bathrobe. Minibar items provided very basic too and only lipton tea and nescafe brand sachets. 2 cans of soft drinks and a packet of nuts and 2 bottles...More

Thank CathCCC
Response from The_Light_Hotel, General Manager at The Light Hotel PenangResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Delightful Greetings from The Light Hotel Penang! We appreciate your valued comments pertaining to your recent stay at our hotel. We regret if we fell short on your expectations in some area. Your constructive feedback will help us to continually improve the standard...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 61 - US$ 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 61 - US$ 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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subramaniam75
22 December 2016|
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Response from Latif R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes, they do have lunch and dinner buffet with decent spreads. I am not sure about the exact price but it could be between RM 60-80++ depending on the date and theme. They also have a sit down restaurant with lunch sets... More
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LennartH49
24 November 2015|
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Response from TravelMakri | Reviewed this property |
Yes available But better you choose some hotel located in Penang island instead, It is far from airport as well as location is not much attractive. To this location traffic jam also another issue
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"Try to have a room as of the 15th floor. Price difference is not too big and gives access to the lounge."
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"None In Particular"
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"All rooms are equally great with city views"
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"Take rooms in the upper floor"
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