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Royale Chulan Penang

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air conditioning
Pool
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My favourite thing in Penang is that the city is full of colonial facade and this hotel has one of the many beautiful facades in Penang. The room was spacious and the bed was amazing. We had the view of parking lot so there was...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank munirahr9
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a lovely hotel in an old colonial building - I bet originally it was Boustead Group's offices and warehouse. Lovely decoration internally. We had a beautiful room with a great bathroom - very quiet. Location is good - not entirely central but everything...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we checked in to the hotel, we were upgraded for free to one of the executive suites on the top floor which has its private dining room. The suite was magnificent and the service was impeccable. Also had a view of the ocean from...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank BobAtlantaUSA
Response from RoyaleChulanPenang, General Manager at Royale Chulan PenangResponded yesterday

Dear BobAtlantaUSA, Greetings to you from all of us at Royale Chulan Penang! Thank you for your review on your stay here with us during your recent visit to Penang. We are indeed happy to hear that you found our rooms and facilities favourable and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked this for just one night as its so close to where we needed to catch the early ferry to Langkawi. It's really just a 5 minute walk, but it's also close to Little India and the Clan Jetties. I didn't really have any...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Jeff D
Response from RoyaleChulanPenang, General Manager at Royale Chulan PenangResponded yesterday

Dear Jeff D, Greetings to you from all of us at Royale Chulan Penang! Thank you for your feedback during your recent stay with us. We are indeed happy to hear that you found our rooms and facilities favourable and that you found the location...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, big, clean rooms and good breakfast. Central location and nice staff. I would have liked a bit more view from the room though - looked straight into the backside if the postoffice, which wasn't so interesting. But overall good value for money.More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Andreas6919
Response from RoyaleChulanPenang, General Manager at Royale Chulan PenangResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Andreas6919, Greetings to you from all of us at Royale Chulan Penang! Thank you for your feedback during your recent stay with us. We are indeed happy to hear that you found our rooms and facilities favourable and that you found the location of...More

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About
Description
Royal Chulan Penang in Penang brings sparkle to the core zone of the UNESCO Heritage site in George Town. Travellers to Penang can look forward to staying at this new heritage property. Located at Weld Quay area, More the Royale Chulan Penang is a blend of classic period charm with the very best in contemporary comforts. Close to commercial district area and the historic port which helped Penang to flourish in the 18th Century, Royale Chulan Penang is a great place to explore a city full of history and culture. Part of the hotel housed beautifully restored and lavishly refurbished building where it is within easy reach to all major historic sites along the Heritage Trail of Penang. Guests can experience the glamour, contemporary luxury and an uncompromising service. Complemented by the existing colonial architecture, the hotel brings you back in time. The hotel The Hotel offers a full range of luxury services and amenities, from tastefully appointed restaurants and generous meeting facilities. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room service
Free parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
180
Price range
USD 60 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Royale Bintang Penang
Also Known As
Royale Chulan Penang George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
180
Price range
USD 60 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Royale Bintang Penang
Also Known As
Royale Chulan Penang George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town

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Traveller (665)
Room & Suite (486)
Dining (124)
Pool & Beach (47)
Amenities (72)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Questions & Answers
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norazreenzbd
30 January 2019|
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Response from RoyaleChulanPenang | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a multi-storey carpark available for hotel guests.
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nidhia256
14 January 2019|
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Response from SuzannahA | Reviewed this property |
Yes, about the hairdryer cant recall an iron but I am pretty sure reception would be able to give you one.
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David S
29 May 2018|
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Response from valgerdurtheg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the sauna is at least free of charge. Did not notice any indor pool, just used the outdoor one. Very nice.
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Room Tips

"Executive suites at the top floor"
BobAtlantaUSA
4 days ago
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"We had a room on the 4th floor."
jeffdE7081FG
5 days ago
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"I will not be coming back, bad choice for me to stay here"
suhaimij2018
10 Feb. 2019
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"Fifth floor is quiet and overlooks the pool."
friskycelery
28 Jan. 2019
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