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    The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences

    The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences 18 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent8%
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    “coffee beans” (22 reviews)
    “kids pool” (12 reviews)
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Stayed here on August for 3 nights. The room is clean and tidy with basic amenities but still needs major improvement. The reception staff not very friendly upon check in (late arrival on 4th Aug). However, the hotel has great view and super fantastic swimming...More

    Thank jayhanjayhan
    Response from Ramesh R, General Manager at The Gurney Resort Hotel & ResidencesResponded 2 days ago

    Dear jayhanjayhan, I was very pleased to learn about your pleasant stay with us and I would like to thank you for letting us know about the major improvement needed and we are working on it. My sincere apologies for the unfriendly check in service...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The roon is ok spacious but a bit old suitable for family holiday, is very horible is all the lift of hotel is spoilt so scary is we are jam inside the staff lift behide. Please maintain your lift every time and keep always from...More

    Thank 79jenny
    Response from Ramesh R, General Manager at The Gurney Resort Hotel & ResidencesResponded 1 week ago

    Dear 79jenny I was sorry to learn of your concerns regarding your recent stay at our property recently and at the outset, would like to offer my sincere apologies for the disappointment you have expressed. I trust you will accept that the difficulties you experienced...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The room is very dirty. Aircon is very noisy and in the middle od the night it makes a horrible noise that make me jump feom the bed. No hot water..sometimes if you are lucky, you will get a room temperature water at best. I...More

    Thank Bos K
    Response from Ramesh R, General Manager at The Gurney Resort Hotel & ResidencesResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Bos K I was sorry to learn of your concerns regarding your recent stay at our property recently and at the outset, would like to offer my sincere apologies for the disappointment you have expressed. I trust you will accept that the difficulties you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    During my stay from 19 october-21 october 2017 I was very impressed by this guy Danesh from concierge who was knowledgeable in handling guest. He has been very accommodating and helpful in many ways. Congratulations to have a staff like him.More

    Thank Nuren M
    Response from Ramesh R, General Manager at The Gurney Resort Hotel & ResidencesResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Nuren M Thank you for your recent stay and for your review regarding our service rendered. Your kind comments regarding Danesh are greatly appreciated. Customer care is among our highest priorities and it is always gratifying to receive such praise and yes we are...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The Gurney hotel is old but value for money. It was a relaxing 5 nights on the 25th floor having a lovely sea view. Housekeeping did a good job maintaining the comfortable room abs replenishing the beverages and toiletries. The aircon worked well. However one...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Ramesh R, General Manager at The Gurney Resort Hotel & ResidencesResponded 3 weeks ago

    I was very pleased to learn about your pleasant stay with us and I would like to thank you for letting me know how impressed you were with the service you received. We are grateful for your support and do hope that we may have...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 44 - USD 101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Spa Hotel in George Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 252
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • Gurney Resort Hotel And Residences ,
    • Gurney Hotel Penang ,
    • Gurney Hotel Malaysia ,
    • The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences Penang/George Town
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    Room & Suite (272)
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    Dave K
    25 July 2017|
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    Desiree R
    4 July 2017|
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    Response from Ramesh R | Property representative |
    Dear Desiree, we will check and revert.Thank you Ronald
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    kolsombegum
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Ramesh R | Property representative |
    Dear kolsombeg, The Hotel has not done any renovations and we agree that the Hotel is dated, however we have done preventive maintenance which is an ongoing process and we do receive positive feedback regarding our 2 bedroom... More
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    "room spacious but old a bit. the lift maintain every time so horible scary spolit and jam confined the the..."
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