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    Old Penang Guesthouse

    53 Lorong Love, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 3 September 2013

    We simply loved Old Penang Guesthouse! It's slap bang in the middle of the old town.The price is fantastic. We payed around AU$36/night (MR105) for the triple room ($12 or MR35 per person per night). The old building is absolutely charming. The breakfast was great...More

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    Reviewed 3 September 2013

    This guesthouse was very clean. The toilettes / showers upstairs were very pleasant because they were wuite newly renovated. We staid in a private single room the two of us. A thick and very comfortable mattress was arranged for us since we were two persons...More

    Thank Juliana K
    Reviewed 31 August 2013 via mobile

    Stayed one night in the 12 bed dorm. Room was air conditioned, other travellers were respectful and had a good night's rest. Excellent location in a beautiful old lane way of Georgetown. Breakfast is decent, too. Bathrooms are a bit smelly but otherwise ok. Very...More

    Thank ShayXZ
    Reviewed 20 August 2013 via mobile

    we stayed 3 nights in a private room with bath. + very nice and clean room (althoug with no window) + friendly and helpful staff (good laundry service and bus tickets) + good breakfast + well located in Penang (which is one of our favourite...More

    Thank swisscouple1983-rtw
    Reviewed 20 August 2013

    I was incredibly impressed by the cleanliness and comfort of this well-preserved Pernakan house, considering the open doors and closeness to the hustle and bustle of Chulia Street. Walking-distance from the night stalls, convenient stores, bus stops - it really is in a great location!...More

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    • USD 13 - USD 22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "Some rooms have no windows."
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    "rooms,toilet & bathroom was clean and located at main place"
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    "Good single rooms for solo travellers. Wifi and AC. Breakfast included till 12."
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    "Rooms towards the back of the building are quieter."
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