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Hotel Royal Penang

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Overview
No. 3 Jalan Larut, George Town, Penang Island 10050 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
Rooms
7 Oct.8 Oct.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Often when you are booking months ahead on line you can be influenced by negative reports of unhappy hotel guests. Weighing up the small percentage of unhappy reports against the positives I read, I booked and paid for an eleven night stay. I was impressed...More

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

Did not get a response from the hotel and even though I knew the hotel manager, I did not get a reply! That is disgusting! Period!!! I went there in person as I wanted to switch hotel and also to make future bookings.

Thank alfie042014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was on a trip with school children and found out that the reviews about roach problem were true. So many rooms from levels 8 and 9 had tiny cockroaches and eventually, the rooms on level 7 had them as well. It was a nightmare trying...More

Thank PNCPML
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we expected that the room would be old, it would've been nice to have at least one comfortable piece of furniture. The springs were sticking out of everything. The room was large and had 2 toilets which was a surprise though. And the bath...More

1  Thank Nestlein
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks to the good staff eh the reception Ms.Aliah Zulaikha🙏🏻🙏🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻I got problem with my agoda last minute booking..but in return because im too tired after attending uncle’s wedding she manage to settle and give me the room first although we need to give higher deposit...More

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About
Description
Hotel Royal Penang is a 4-star hotel, strategically located in the historical enclave of Georgetown and within minutes away from the financial district and other prominent locations. The hotel is also encased ...More with a diversity of contemporary and culture attractions allowing guests to explore Penang’s rich historic sights which make Penang a UNESCO World Heritage site. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
276
Price range
USD 40 - USD 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Royal Penang George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Room & Suite (162)
Dining (20)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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PutraReza
25 June 2018|
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Response from PinNewsome | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't know what their policy is regarding your question, however, it is a terrible hotel, where no guests are taken notice of, so they probably won't mind. My advice would be to stay elsewhere, there are plenty of... More
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SereneXavier
4 January 2017|
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Response from TravelGal_Munich | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have free WiFi.
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"Upper floors with distant sea views."
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"Ask for a sea view"
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"Don't go to this hotel if you want peace and quiet"
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"A high quality of buffet food"
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