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Alor Setar, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Good location for meeting in the centre of town. Walking distance to 7E and City Plaza shopping centre. Food is ok. All major banks are also here. Parking is available. Famous among government officers. Newly renovated. Offers good buffet.

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Regency A, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Dear Mr mbbszaman, Thank you for your feedback and review pertaining our hotel. We are glad that you are happy with the accommodation, restaurant and our services. We appreciate your positive comments and hope to see and serve you again in the near future. Best Regards

Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Stayed here for one night and room size is average. open the window and the view was nothing special. Had some trouble searching for the complimentary drinks as it was hidden inside the cupboard and fridge. The access card was not functioning well and I had to go to the reception to had it fix. Several of the tv channels...

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Regency A, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

"""Dear KenChuah, Thank you for your recent visit and stay at our Hotel. We thank you for choosing to stay with us. Pertaining the several items that you have raised, we have taken note and shall further improve our service to ensure utmost guest satisfaction. Nonetheless, our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused. We value your comments and shall take...

KL
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Had a business trip in Alor Setar. Stayed for 1 night in this hotel. Hotel is located in the middle of alor setar town and surrounded by shopping malls. Further improvement is needed:- 1. Bathroom was not so clean 2. Aircond was not cold 3. Suggest to provide body wash / shower cream instead of bar soap 4. Breakfast needs...

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Regency A, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

"Dear i_az, Thank you for your recent visit and stay at our Hotel. We thank you for choosing to stay with us. Pertaining the several items that you have raised, we have taken note and shall further improve our service to ensure utmost guest satisfaction. Nonetheless, our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused. We value your comments and shall take...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Pros -Located in the city of Alor Star - many facilities available eg; banks, shops, restaurants CONS - towels provided were dirty. - the hotel was too quite. Not many people were staying there. So its kinda creepy - i always have an issue with the pillows provided. It was too soft. Not comfortable for me. - television channel was...

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Regency A, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Greetings from The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, First and foremost, I would like to apologize for the delay in response to your review, however I would like to take this opportunity to personally thank you for your continued patronage of our Hotel. Thank you very much for your feedback pertaining matters highlighted, we regret the inconvenience and take serious view...

Ampang, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Stayed for only 1 night due to business trip. My company just located opposite the hotel so its quite convenient. The room- its bed and bathroom were clean & tidy and I have no complain at all. Only thing to comment is the sound proof need to improve as you can clearly listen the door closing sound of other rooms....

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Regency A, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Dear Mr Dav Goh, Thank you for your feedback and review pertaining our hotel. We are glad that you are happy with the accommodation, restaurant and our services. We appreciate your positive comments and hope to see and serve you again in the near future. Best Regards

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Hotel's cleanliness is acceptable. Service level needs a bit brushing up, but perhaps it was a festive period, so there were fewer operational staff. Breakfast was a generous spread and acceptable. Guests probably complain on parking facilities, due to its location surrounded by bazaar shops, but still manageable. Room was comfortable, and nice view of Alor Setar.

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Regency A, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Dear Mr nuzam, Thank you for your feedback and review pertaining our hotel. We are glad that you are happy with the accommodation, restaurant and our services. We appreciate your positive comments and hope to see and serve you again in the near future. Best Regards

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

From check in into room all was pleasant. Employee very helpful. first room impression were pleasant too. Restaurant employee are attentive and feel welcome. Breakfast ok. overall this hotel are worth staying and recommended.

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TheRegencyTgTuan, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Greetings Mr Hisham, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently at The Regency Hotel Alor Star. We are pleased to know our service and accommodation were to your liking. We always strive to ensure best customer service and satisfaction. We would like to thank you for your feedback and shall continue to provide the best to our customers....

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Good service, good room, good location. The interior of the hotel is nice...checking in was fast and easy. It is located at the town centre...however they are not many restaurants surrounding the area so you have to get a cab to try local eateries.

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Regency A, Guest Relations Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Dear Intan R, We would like to thank you for your feedback pertaining our Hotel. We are pleased to know that our accommodation and service were to your liking. We value your feedback and would like to thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar. We hope to see and serve you again in...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 14 July 2014

• Travel group: 2 adults and 2 children. 

 • Booked online through asiatravel.com. Booked this hotel because of good review and location. With the price offered you can get a few similar hotels. • Checking-in was fast and easy and they servers you with a smile. Not a big fan of staircase at lobby, you need to climb a few...

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TheRegencyTgTuan, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Dear ChengWC, Thank for for choosing to stay with us at The Regency Hotel Alor Star. We are pleased to know you had a pleasant stay. The management will look into other possible solutions to ease access into the Hotel. Nonetheless, we thank you for your patronage and hope to see and serve you again soon. Thanks Cheng. Regards

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Was in this hotel somewhere around 2012 & was impressed by it as they refurbished it.Eventhough the lift was small & the ceiling of the room was low but overall it was clean, contemporary... Room price was appropriate based on Alor Setar standard & it is strategically located in the town centre with plenty of car parks with plenty of...

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TheRegencyTgTuan, Manager at The Regency Hotel Alor Setar, responded to this review

Dear Mr KenYap55, Thank you for your feedback and review pertaining our Hotel. We at The Regency Hotel Alor Star are pleased to know you are happy with our accommodation and that our service was up to your expectations. We appreciate your positive comments and hope to see and serve you again in the near future. Once again on behalf...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Regency Hotel Alor Star and experience a new level of 3-star service, friendly hospitality and irresistible Kedahan charm. Located right in the heart of town. Public amenities and conveniences are all round and close by.Besides the museums and art galleries nearby, do stop by Pekan Rabu, the famous town market and bazaar where fresh local produce, cultural handicrafts and reasonable prices delight visitors and tourists daily.So whether you are striking up valuable business opportunities, organising a special event, conducting meetings or retreats, enjoying the multi-cultural experience of busy Alor Star, or making a casual weekend getaway, The Regency Hotel Alor Star will be part of a warm and memorable trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Regency Hotel Alor Setar

Address: Lot 134-141 | Jalan Sultan Badlishah, Alor Setar 05000, Malaysia (Formerly Hotel Grand Continental Kedah)
Region: Malaysia > Kedah > Kota Setar District > Alor Setar
Price Range: $40 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Regency Hotel Alor Setar 3*
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“tried asking for non-smoking room but the reception told me all rooms are smoking rooms...”
 of 5 bubbles KenChuah, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Request room on the west side for the better-version view of the town.”
 of 5 bubbles iamsuhaini, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Take the deluxe room...spacious”
 of 5 bubbles 744intanr, 28 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Please avoid 3rd floor and to the management please fix the lift.”
 of 5 bubbles klepot, 29 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a room not facing the front street”
 of 5 bubbles Lyrebird6, 26 Sep 2012 | Read review
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