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    YMCA International Hostel Penang

    Ymca International Hostel Jalan Macalister, George Town, Penang Island 10450, Malaysia
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          Overview
          • Excellent6%
          • Very good48%
          • Average31%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible7%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
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          Pets Allowed
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Grand Inn
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          #101 of 169 B&Bs / Inns in George Town
           
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          Reviewed 15 September 2014

          I stayed in this hostel because my dad had a plan to take medication in Island Hospital. This hostel was recommended by my health advisor because its exactly in front of Island hospital. 1. Price: very affordable (start from 82RM) 2. Room: nice, clean white...More

          2  Thank youyi
          Reviewed 24 August 2014

          Overall a pleasant experience. Aircond is cold. Beds comfy. They have astro channels ESPN and Starmovie so u wun really get bored. Internet wise is sufficient enough to facebook, email, though i didnt stream , Speedtest was 4MBPs. Breakfast was either bread cheese ham or...More

          2  Thank blty86
          Reviewed 6 August 2014

          Rooms are big and clean ,but bathrooms are quite smaller.breakfast is not what you can call breakfast,it is too small,infact very very small and limited.it does not fill your stomach.receptionist are helpful.

          Thank gosani
          Reviewed 28 March 2014

          We chose this hotel as it's near Island hospital where our Doctor is. Island hospital is really2 close.. 1 minute walk literally..Environment has no food area unless restaurant below and hospital cafetaria. Room space is enough for twin beds, quite dirty with dusty rug and...More

          Thank kue_bolu
          Reviewed 14 March 2014

          Decent stay in YMCA. In fact, quite affordable and with a somewhat central location. Take a cab to the nearby Red Rock Hotel to try the street food around the area. Suppose to have wifi available but always can't get it probably due to heavy...More

          1  Thank bryanetiq
          Grand Inn
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          G-Inn
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          Tipsy Tiger Party Hostel
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          • George Town
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          Do you have 3 beds rooms? I'm planning to take my elderly parents and would like to stay in the same room
          10 March 2015|
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          "Take advantage of the complimentary breakfast, it is top notch"
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          "YMCA Hostel Well centered location"
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          "ROOMS are Smelly"
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          "Do not get a room facing the main road. Traffic can be heavy till late night."
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