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Olive Tree Hotel
Olive Tree Hotel
8.3 Excellent
No 76, Jalan Mahsuri, Sungai Dua, Malaysia
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11.4 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 982 reviews
8.3

Olive Tree Hotel Penang provides a comfortable setting while in Bayan Lepas. It also features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Ke-lan-tan House
Ke-lan-tan House
8.5 Excellent
27, Kelantan Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 42 reviews
8.5

Ke-Lan-Tan House is situated in George Town and offers newly renovated rooms and free Wi-Fi. It also provides a 24-hour reception, bicycle rental and a tour desk.

Kim Haus Loft
Kim Haus Loft
7.5 Good
9 Campbell Street, George Town, Malaysia
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0.2 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 1,325 reviews
7.5

Situated within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, Kim Haus Loft provides guests with an ideal base when in George Town. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Maritime Luxury Suites
Maritime Luxury Suites
7.8 Good
No 29B-03-05, Persiaran Karpal Singh 2, George Town, Malaysia
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2.0 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 17 reviews
7.8

Located in George Town, Maritime Luxury Suites is within a 20-minute drive of Penang International Airport and offers an outdoor pool. Guests can also enjoy free internet access.

Red Rock Hotel
Red Rock Hotel
7.2 Good
202a Jalan Macalister, George Town, Malaysia
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1.2 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 391 reviews
7.2

Situated in George Town, Red Rock Hotel Penang provides 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It also offers a safe, laundry facilities and a beauty centre.

White Mansion Penang
White Mansion Penang
8.1 Excellent
165, Lebuh Noordin, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 307 reviews
8.1

This comfortable hotel in George Town offers free Wi-Fi, as well as luggage storage and a coffee bar. It is moments from Komtar.

Leisure Cove Hotel & Apartments
Leisure Cove Hotel & Apartments
7.2 Good
No.563 Jalan Wee Hien Tze, Tanjung Bungah, Malaysia
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8.0 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 171 reviews
7.2

Leisure Cove Hotel and Apartments provides comfortable 4-star accommodation in Tanjung Bungah. It also offers an outdoor pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception.

The Edison George Town
The Edison George Town
9.3 Excellent
15 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 173 reviews
9.3

Situated within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, The Edison George Town provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. It provides 3.5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Summer Tree Hotel Penang
Summer Tree Hotel Penang
8.2 Excellent
52 Jalan Rangoon, George Town, Malaysia
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1.1 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,662 reviews
8.2

Summer Tree Hotel Penang provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in George Town. Guests also have access to free Wi-Fi and on-site parking.

Tido Hostel Penang
Tido Hostel Penang
7.7 Good
No. 106 Argyll Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 521 reviews
7.7

Tido Penang Hostel is located in George Town and provides free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:June
Average price in George Town:$105/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$10/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$62 - $199
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$30 - $231
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The Edison George Town
The Edison George Town
9.3 Excellent
15 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town 

Situated within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, The Edison George Town provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. It provides 3.5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Rangoon Residence @ Georgetown
Rangoon Residence @ Georgetown
9.0 Excellent
26 Rangoon Road, George Town, Malaysia
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1.0 km from city centre, George Town 

Rangoon Residence @ Georgetown is located in George Town and is close to Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

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Zen Rooms Eden Parade
Zen Rooms Eden Parade
9.5 Excellent
Located in Roomies Suite Penang, Jalan Sungai Emas No 1-9B Eden Parade 1, Batu Ferringhi, Penang, George Town, Malaysia
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11.2 km from city centre, George Town 

Located in Batu Ferringhi, this hotel is within a five-minute walk of Batu Ferringhi Night Market, and a short drive from Tanjung Bungah. Guests can also enjoy free internet in all areas.

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Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
8.8 Excellent
Batu Ferringhi Beach 11100 Pen, George Town, Malaysia
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11.2 km from city centre, George Town 

Showcasing views of Penang Hill, Shangri-La Rasa Sayang Penang is situated in Batu Ferringhi and provides an outdoor pool and a sauna so guests can unwind during their stay. Guests also have exclusive access to the CHI and Pool & Kids Pool.

5
Hotel Equatorial Penang
Hotel Equatorial Penang
8.5 Excellent
1 Jalan Bukit Jambul, George Town, Malaysia
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10.2 km from city centre, George Town 

Hotel Equatorial Penang is set on Penang Island, and offers 5-star accommodation in addition to a waterfall pool and a butler service. There is also a fitness centre with outdoor tennis courts, a waterfall pool and a swimming pool.

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23 LoveLane Penang
23 LoveLane Penang
9.1 Excellent
23, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town 

23 Love Lane Hotel is set in George Town and is close to local landmarks, including Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple. It offers 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Jazz Hotel Penang
Jazz Hotel Penang
8.0 Excellent
No 1, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang 1, George Town, Malaysia
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5.4 km from city centre, George Town 

Jazz Hotel Penang offers 4-star accommodation in George Town. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool, cardiovascular equipment and a rooftop terrace.

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Seven Terraces Hotel
Seven Terraces Hotel
9.3 Excellent
Stewart Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town 

Seven Terraces is located in George Town and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a 24-hour reception, massage services and an outdoor pool.

Cheapest hotels in George Town, Penang Island

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Hutton Lodge
Hutton Lodge
7.8 Good
17, Jalan Hutton, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Hutton Lodge is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. It offers free Wi-Fi, an airport shuttle and a tour desk.

$10
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St Hostel
St Hostel
9.2 Excellent
45, Lebuh Gereja, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre,  

Situated under a 10-minute stroll from Penang Ferry Terminal, ST Hostel provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

$11
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Kim Haus Loft
Kim Haus Loft
7.5 Good
9 Campbell Street, George Town, Malaysia
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0.2 km from city centre,  

Situated within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, Kim Haus Loft provides guests with an ideal base when in George Town. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

$13
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Alia Express Ferringhi
Alia Express Ferringhi
7.7 Good
No. 17 Lorong Sungai Emas, Batu Ferringhi, Pulau, George Town, Malaysia
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11.1 km from city centre,  

OYO 497 ESQ Ferringhi Hotel is situated in Batu Ferringhi and is close to nearby sightseeing spots, such as Batu Ferringhi Night Market. It also provides an airport shuttle, a ticket service and an express check-in and check-out feature.

$14
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Old Penang Guesthouse
Old Penang Guesthouse
8.4 Excellent
53, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Old Penang Guesthouse is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. Guests can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

$15
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Armenian Suite
Armenian Suite
7.7 Good
33 Armenian Street, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Steps from Khoo Kongsi, Armenian Suite is situated in George Town and offers comfortable accommodation. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi throughout their stay.

$15
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Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road)
Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road)
6.7 Good
18-30, Jalan Trang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.8 km from city centre,  

Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road is located in George Town and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is also found within a five-minute walk of Komtar.

$15
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Summer Tree Hotel Penang
Summer Tree Hotel Penang
8.2 Excellent
52 Jalan Rangoon, George Town, Malaysia
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1.1 km from city centre,  

Summer Tree Hotel Penang provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in George Town. Guests also have access to free Wi-Fi and on-site parking.

$16
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Hotel prices in George Town

2 stars or below

$10 - $146

Alia Express Ferringhi

No. 1 most popular

$14
Avg. per night
Magpie Residence

No. 2 most popular

Magpie Residence
8.8 Excellent
$20
Avg. per night
Hutton Lodge

Best value

Hutton Lodge
7.8 Good
$10
Avg. per night
3 stars

$13 - $152

Hotel Neo+ Penang By Aston

No. 1 most popular

$49
Avg. per night
Cititel Express Penang

No. 2 most popular

$35
Avg. per night
Kim Haus Loft

Best value

$13
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4 stars and up

$27 - $206

Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La

No. 1 most popular

$61
Avg. per night
Hotel Equatorial Penang

No. 2 most popular

$206
Avg. per night
Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
$33
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in George Town

About George Town

George Town is the eclectic cultural hub of Penang, situated at the northeastern tip of Penang Island. Its prominent concentration of historic pre-war buildings makes for architectural significance and easy recognition as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This major tourist destination boasts sunny beaches, modern entertainment and delectable cuisine.

Things to do

The UNESCO World Heritage Zone is George Town’s most coveted location, offering an expanse of antebellum structures and heritage landmarks, highlighted by Fort Cornwallis and City Hall.Don’t miss the Blue Mansion and the Khoo Kongsi, two beautiful vessels of history.

Local arts and crafts offer plenty of opportunities to shop for hidden treasures. The Shop Howard is a great place to pick up a professional photograph, while the Bon Ton is the tourist’s choice for purchasing fabrics. If you want something unique, the Moon Shop sells terrariums in glass jars.

Take a journey to explore some of the city’s famous street art near Armenian Street, where you can follow your trusty map to discover murals of anything from a small boy and his pet Tyrannosaurus to cat themed graffiti. You’ll find 3D props intertwined in the street art such as bicycles and swings, designed to reflect the life of everyday locals.

You haven’t truly experienced George Town until you’ve had your fill of local cuisine. The China House offers a smorgasbord of taste, from breakfast through to cocktail hour in addition to live music and a boutique shop. Kebaya is a great choice for traditional food, and the New Lane Hawker Stalls are perfect for the more adventurous at heart.

Getting around

Public transport around George Town is primarily by bus, operated by the Rapid Penang. Taking a trishaw is a real sightseeing treat and an efficient form of transportation around the city. The Penang International Airport is located 16 kilometres south of George Town.

George Town travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in George Town?

    George Town is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La, which has a current rating of 8.7. For other potential stays, consider Hotel Equatorial Penang and Bayview Beach Resort, which can also be great places to stay in George Town.

  • What is a good hotel near Gurney Plaza?

    With a rating of 8.0/10 from 745 reviews, Evergreen Laurel Penang is a hotel close to Gurney Plaza that is highly recommended by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in George Town near Penang City Hall?

    Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La is the hotel close to Penang City Hall that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 3,408 reviews rating it at 8.7/10.

  • Is there a good hotel near KOMTAR Tower?

    Close to KOMTAR Tower you will find Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La, which has a rating of 8.7 over 3,408 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • How much do hotels in George Town cost?

    George Town hotels have an average price of $84/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in George Town?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels in George Town starting from $8 per night in the last 3 days.