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1926 Heritage Hotel

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Went there last Christmas with family. Overall was simple & good. The location of hotel is easy to locate, it is just opposite of the well known biscuits Him Heang. It's a short distance to the centre of the city. At the night time, you may walk to outside, there are several of restaurants, we went to one of the...

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Surat Thani Province, Thailand
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I've stayed here a few times for Thai embassy purposes, it is very clean, very comfortable rooms, nice restaurant, great pool, most important the nicest staff! It is not that close to the embassy but close to good restaurants.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Hotel is pretty basic but clean and a good location. AC worked well and shower hot and reasonably powerful. Location is great. Breakfast is pretty dismal and there's no bar open when you need it. Beers available next door at 7/11

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2Thank Niall1976
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Good if you re looking hotel in the town centre. A bit of walking to rooms and far from reception area and no lift of course! No breakfast But the surrounding shops offer good variety of local foods. Onlu if u have a car and u if u like old style design...

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Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a nite with 2rooms next to each other as family room fully occupied. Reception staff was friendly & give their best even we arrived a bit early n our room was ready for early check-in. Both rooms & toilet are clean but they didn't refill the soap/shampoo dispenser in one of the bathroom,not a nice view though, but...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

Hotel rooms are fine - the bathrooms need some attention as are falling to bits in places. Decor is very dated The pool is a welcome addition and for the price is one of the few hotels that has one. Lots of children and families were here so pool gets very congested towards the end of the day with screaming...

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Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I did not set high expectation after reading the reviews by others. I wanted the 'old' building feel for the family, instead of the high rise building hotels, so I booked the heritage hotel. I wanted adjoining rooms but they are not available, staffs were kind enough to give us the pool view rooms at the ground floor. It is...

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Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

The first trip, phone not working,certain lights not working. I gave it another shot,second trip, another room, same thing . I was thinking why a decent looking hotel can actually have this type of service. Third trip my admin executive booked without my knowledge and I had to stay third time. This time I didn't expect much. The phone was...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 December 2015

To start with, the word "heritage" in the name seems to be disappointing. It looks like heritage on the outside, but inside the room nothing reminds you of that. Acoustics in long corridors is quite good, so noisy people passing by can be quite a nuisance. There is an outdoor pool and restaurant, which I unfortunately didn't have time to...

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Reviewed 21 November 2015

The staff are arrogant, irritating and lazy. No service mind at all. Treated the travelers like enemies. They have some issue with letsbookhotel.com. They expressed their arroganc and enemity from the first sentence it self. We two lady travelers reached there in 12.10. they told us that wait until 2pm. They are that much unfriendly, arrogant people The female staff...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 1926 Heritage Hotel has just undergone a refurbishing program which involves changing of all furniture an bedding in all categories of room, the basic amenities are 32" LCD flat panel TVs, tea and coffee making and mini fridge (with the exception of standard room and cottage room) Free wi-fi is standard feature in all rooms and in the public areas.The original building was built in 1926, the property once served as a home to British colonial immigration officers and local administrators of Penang. Located off Imigresen Road and Burma Road, 1926 Heritage Hotel occupies 24 heritage link houses beautifully restored to its former glory.In 1999 The State Government of Penang under PDC (Penang Development Corporation) invested a significant amount of funds to refurbish this colonial property as a heritage hotel with most of its Anglo-Malay architectural essence still intact. Surrounded by spacious rooms, wooden interiors, long corridors, balmy balconies, beautiful victorian windows as well as pictures of the old Penang, a sense of nostalgia can be felt throughout the property. And we top that experience with warm, friendly service.The Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the historic city of Georgetown, founded in 1786 by Captain Francis Light. Listed as a UNESCO heritage city, Georgetown is a one of a kind melting pot of cultures, heritage, foods and festivals from diverse communities.1926 Heritage Hotel is all about bringing you the wholesome experience of the British colonial era and the spirit of Malaysian hospitality from the very moment you step into our lobby. We at 1926 Heritage Hotel are ever ready to go the extra mile to ensure your stay with us will be most memorable. Your satisfaction is our number one priority and we hope that every second you spend with us will be filled with nostalgia of the colonial era. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 1926 Heritage Hotel

Address: Hotel 1926 227 Jalan Burma, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $38 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — 1926 Heritage Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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“There are ground floor rooms with balcony & pool view on the right side.”
Ba0zi, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Having the balcony on the first floor was nice but pay a bit extra”
grayinasia, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“First floor so you're not looking a parked cars from the verandah”
Molly080, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Book a poolside room, easy to access the best amenity of this hotel.”
herman972, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A ground floor pool room provided great pool access. You can sit outside and relax. Can be noisy at weekends with kids playing.”
madeleineE695, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
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