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George Town, Malaysia
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Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La
Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La
8.6 Excellent
Magazine Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 3,393 reviews
8.6

Featuring free Wi-Fi, an around the clock reception and complimentary on-site parking, JEN Penang Georgetown by Shangri-La is situated in George Town and offers comfortable guest rooms. It also provides a swimming pool, a free shuttle service and a sauna.

Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
8.2 Excellent
33, New Lane, (Off Macalister Road), George Town, Malaysia
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0.9 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 2,010 reviews
8.2

Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang is set in George Town and is within a short walk of local attractions, such as Komtar. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, an outdoor pool and 24-hour room service.

Eastern And Oriental Hotel
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
8.9 Excellent
10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Malaysia
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0.9 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,841 reviews
8.9

This elegant hotel in George Town offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as a butler service and a swimming pool. Guests also have exclusive access to the Pañpuri Organic Spa and Fitness Center.

The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
8.4 Excellent
183, Jalan Magazine, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,793 reviews
8.4

Situated in George Town, The Wembley - A St Giles Hotel Penang offers 4-star accommodation, as well as a saltwater swimming pool. It has complimentary Wi-Fi, a bar and is moments from Komtar.

Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang
Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang
8.2 Excellent
53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Malaysia
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2.5 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 787 reviews
8.2

Located in George Town, Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang offers free wireless internet and a gym. Outdoor tennis courts and a swimming pool are just some of the deluxe facilities on offer to guests throughout their stay.

Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
8.6 Excellent
Jalan Batu Feringgi, George Town, Malaysia
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11.2 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 2,379 reviews
8.6

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

Cititel Penang
Cititel Penang
8.3 Excellent
66 Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,584 reviews
8.3

Featuring free wireless internet, an all-hours reception and complimentary on-site parking, Cititel Penang is located in George Town and offers comfortable guest rooms. The multiple amenities this historic hotel features include an indoor pool, a ballroom and a Jacuzzi.

Vouk Hotel Suites
Vouk Hotel Suites
6.7 Good
57-G-3 Mansion One, George Town, Malaysia
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2.0 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 117 reviews
6.7

Vouk Hotel Suites George Town offers 4-star accommodation in George Town. Those staying at the property also have access to complimentary Wi-Fi and on-site parking.

G Hotel Gurney
G Hotel Gurney
8.8 Excellent
168a, Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Malaysia
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3.5 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 645 reviews
8.8

Situated in George Town, G Hotel Gurney offers modern accommodation and has water views. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Ixora Hotel Penang
Ixora Hotel Penang
8.0 Excellent
3096 Jalan Baru, George Town, Malaysia
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8.3 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,676 reviews
8.0

Ixora Hotel Penang is located in Perai and offers free Wi-Fi. There is also a fitness centre with a stationary bike, a treadmill and an infinity pool.

Tips for booking a George Town hotel

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:January
Average price in George Town:S$ 97/night
Cheapest price found:S$ 19/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
S$ 27 - S$ 262
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S$ 52 - S$ 117
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Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
9.3 Excellent
14, Leith Street, George Town, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Set in a 19th-century building in George Town, Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion combines old-world charm with 21st century amenities, including an outdoor pool. In addition to free private parking on site, the hostel offers comfortable 4-star rooms and a bar.

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The Edison George Town
The Edison George Town
9.2 Excellent
15 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Situated within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, The Edison George Town provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, valet parking and an outdoor pool.

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Areca Hotel Penang
Areca Hotel Penang
9.0 Excellent
No. 5, Jalan Khoo Sian Ewe, George Town, Malaysia
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0.4 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Areca Hotel Penang is located in George Town and features free Wi-Fi. It is situated a short walk from Komtar.

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Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
8.6 Excellent
Jalan Batu Feringgi, George Town, Malaysia
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11.2 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

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

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

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
9.0 Excellent
23, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

23 Love Lane Hotel is set in George Town and is close to local landmarks, including Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple. It offers 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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

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
9.1 Excellent
Stewart Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

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

Cheapest hotels in George Town, Penang Island

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The 80's Guesthouse
The 80's Guesthouse
8.5 Excellent
46, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre,  

The 80's Guesthouse is located in George Town and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is moments from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple.

S$ 14
Avg. per night
Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road
Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road
6.2 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.

S$ 15
Avg. per night
Container Hotel Penang
Container Hotel Penang
7.4 Good
No. 4, Gat Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Malaysia
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1.2 km from city centre,  

Container Hotel Penang provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. It also features an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

S$ 22
Avg. per night
Hotel Regal Malaysia
Hotel Regal Malaysia
7.4 Good
6 Transfer Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.8 km from city centre,  

Hotel Regal Malaysia provides a comfortable setting when in George Town. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free wireless internet throughout their stay.

S$ 22
Avg. per night
Spices Hotel
Spices Hotel
8.2 Excellent
No. 5 Lorong Lumut, George Town, Malaysia
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0.2 km from city centre,  

Spices Hotel is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. The various amenities this art deco hotel offers include a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and an express check-in and check-out feature.

S$ 24
Avg. per night
Tune Hotel Georgetown Penang
Tune Hotel Georgetown Penang
7.0 Good
100 Burmah Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.8 km from city centre,  

Tune Hotel Georgetown Penang provides modern 3-star accommodation in George Town. Those staying at the property can also make use of free wireless internet.

S$ 25
Avg. per night
B Street Hotel
B Street Hotel
8.5 Excellent
263 Lebuh Pantai, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre,  

B Street Hotel offers 3-star accommodation in George Town. It also provides a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and bicycle rental.

S$ 26
Avg. per night
E-RED Hotel, Seberang Jaya
E-RED Hotel, Seberang Jaya
7.0 Good
No. 42, Jalan Todak 4, Seberang Jaya, George Town, Malaysia
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7.5 km from city centre,  

E-RED Hotel Seberang Jaya is located in Perai and features complimentary wireless internet. It also provides a safe, luggage storage and a 24-hour reception.

S$ 29
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in George Town

2 stars and under
Apollo Inn
#1 most popular

Apollo Inn

7 Jalan Sungai Ujong, George Town, Malaysia

7.6 Good
S$ 22

Avg. per night

Ink Hotel
#2 most popular

Ink Hotel

43 Jalan Siam, George Town, Malaysia

7.8 Good
S$ 25

Avg. per night

Grand Inn Penang Road
Best value

Grand Inn Penang Road

72, Jalan Penang Road, George Town, Malaysia

7.5 Good
S$ 18

Avg. per night

3 stars
Cititel Express Penang
#1 most popular

Cititel Express Penang

123, Lebuh Noordin, George Town, Malaysia

7.7 Good
S$ 40

Avg. per night

Jazz Hotel Penang
#2 most popular

Jazz Hotel Penang

No 1, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang 1, George Town, Malaysia

8.4 Excellent
S$ 108

Avg. per night

Chulia Heritage Hotel
Best value

Chulia Heritage Hotel

380, Chulia Street, George Town, Malaysia

7.6 Good
S$ 25

Avg. per night

4 stars +
G Hotel Gurney
#1 most popular

G Hotel Gurney

168a, Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Malaysia

8.8 Excellent
S$ 142

Avg. per night

G Hotel Kelawai
#2 most popular

G Hotel Kelawai

2 Persiaran Maktab, George Town, Malaysia

8.8 Excellent
S$ 143

Avg. per night

Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang
Best value

Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang

53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Malaysia

8.2 Excellent
S$ 60

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

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 in George Town

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 George Town

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.

  • What are the best hotels in George Town?

    3,393 reviews rated Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La with an average score of 8.6/10. It may also be worth looking into the Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang, which received a rating of 8.2/10 from 2,012 reviews. Eastern And Oriental Hotel could also be a good option, with a score of 8.9/10 from 1,841 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Penang City Hall?

    A good hotel close to Penang City Hall is Jen Penang Georgetown By Shangri-La (rated 8.6/10 from 3,393 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in George Town near Gurney Drive?

    Golden View Serviced Apartment is the most recommended hotel near Gurney Drive on HotelsCombined (scoring 8.1 over 524 reviews).

  • Is there a good hotel near Gurney Plaza?

    787 HotelsCombined reviews of Evergreen Laurel Hotel Penang score it 8.2/10, making it a highly recommended hotel near Gurney Plaza.

  • How much do hotels in George Town cost?

    The average price of a hotel in George Town has been around S$ 96 per night over the last 3 days. For a 5-star hotel in George Town, the average price is around S$ 168/night, depending on your dates. The average price of a 4-star hotel is S$ 122/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in George Town?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels in George Town starting from S$ 10 per night in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in George Town tonight?

    A hotel in George Town tonight has an average price of S$ 83, but some deals have been found for as low as S$ 28 in HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours. Prices in George Town are changing frequently. The best price found for a 4-star George Town hotel for tonight has been S$ 57.