We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

G Hotel Kelawai

Traveller (788)
Room & Suite (266)
Dining (127)
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Hotel website
2 Persiaran Maktab, George Town, Penang Island 10250 Malaysia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
4 Nov.5 Nov.
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 12 partner sites to see rooms from USD 122.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all George Town hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "605f972a86a24c4eb04374279acc625d", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":7306602,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[76521681],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":11,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":11,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":122,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"605f972a86a24c4eb04374279acc625d","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"hotelName":"G Hotel Kelawai","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYwNWY5NzJhODZhMjRjNGViMDQzNzQyNzlhY2M2MjVkIiwiQUlLIjoiNmRjMzdkMjlmYjY4NGVlM2FhZmRjZjNjNDIzNDFjNjkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/11/2018", "checkOut": "05/11/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 122", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"76521681":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
G Hotel Kelawai tagged as "Style...Redefined" is where iconic design and cutting edge lifestyle set the stage for exclusive and extraordinary experiences. The hotel houses rooms that are uniquely inspired by innovative More design to create energizing space for guests to play or work by day or mix and mingle by night. In addition to that, it will also accommodate three trendy and stylish food and beverage outlets - Spoon; a coffee house, 2PM; lobby lounge and Gravity; a 24th floor rooftop bar that are set to fulfil guests' gastronomic appetites. There are a total of 208 rooms namely 143 Deluxe rooms that are 35sqm, 20 units of Executive Room at 35sqm, 43 units of Executive Premier at 45sqm and 2 units of Executive Premier Suite at 82sqm of which all are crafted to be elegant yet casual. The rooms aim to personify an opulence that is bespoke from its clean architecture, to its interior design and even the thread count in the sheets. Feel right at home, and at the same time, in worlds apart. For the first time, G Hotel is proud to introduce the Serta Bed, the world's best mattress, providing superior support for the best sleep experience ever. In addition, Herman Miller work chair, designed for comfort, inspired by innovation & created for the environment. Amongst others, Appelles products for your showering comfort, 55" Smart LED TV, infinity swimming pool & many other new services and products to complement your stay. Also to make your stay better, G Hotel Kelawai offers a fully equipped gymnasium, business centre and roof top infinity pool. The gymnasium also allows you to use state-of-the-art equipment to break that sweat. You can enjoy the scenic view while working out with our personal trainers should you need any assistance or guidance. For those who have the love for water, the infinity pool on the 24rd floor gives you a chance to take in what Penang has to offer while having a dip. Fathom in the picturesque Penang when you go for a swim as there is a 360° view of the island including the view of the iconic Penang Bridge. At the same time, guest can enjoy a night out with drinks to match and view that intoxicate at the rooftop bar - Gravity. Poised at a vantage point, visit the pinnacle of luxury and bring your lifestyle to the peak with panoramic views of Penang's heritage past. Jive to the coolest tunes, sip on the newest mixes and party the night away. Make your special event a memorable one with the meeting facilities available. For small groups such as company meetings, there are classroom seating rooms being named 'Forum'. They can be used for separate functions or events that are organized by different organizations. If there is a large group gathering, these meeting rooms may be combined for a bigger space in order to accommodate everyone. Meanwhile, the business centre gives guests a chance to go online and do daily tasks. Excite and awaken your senses at our cafe - Spoon that plays host to a myriad of cuisines. Whether it is a casual brunch or a quiet dinner for two, enjoy a wide variety of food cooked fresh. With no compromise to quality ingredients, embark on a culinary adventure set to tantalize your taste buds with culinary fare from around the globe. Carefully crafted and delicately decorated, the lounge - 2pm is the spot that appeals to everyone. Whether it is a cup of freshly brewed coffee with a quiet book, or maybe something stronger to take the edge off after a long day, the lounge is poised to appeal to all. So sit down, relax, and live in the moment in your own cosy and quiet spot. G Hotel Kelawai is located at the prominent location on the bustling Jalan Kelawai, noted to be one of the busiest streets in Penang. Jalan Kelawai is famous for a diverse array of attractions ranging from traditional temples and local eateries to upscale restaurants, boutiques and jewellers. Located within walking distance from the hotel, Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon, just about everything Penang has to offer is right at your doorstep for unimaginable convenience. Within mere minutes is also Gurney Drive, home to the congregation of roadside iron chefs. Allow these local fare maestros to take you on journey of gastronomical proportions and sample almost all that Penang is famous for. Open for 24 hours round the clock stomach stuffing, you'll be screaming for reprieve before the week is out. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 108 - USD 161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
G Hotel Kelawai Penang/George Town
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Nearby HotelsSee all 131 nearby hotels
G Hotel Gurney
1,830 reviews
.23 km away
Berjaya Penang Hotel
480 reviews
.45 km away
Burmahtel Hotel
17 reviews
.59 km away
Evergreen Laurel Hotel
842 reviews
1.02 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,077 nearby restaurants
Gravity, Rooftop Bar, G Kelawai, Penang
64 reviews
.00 km away
Miraku Restaurant
91 reviews
.21 km away
The Barn - wine - small plates - firegrill
51 reviews
.21 km away
Brown Pocket
30 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 444 nearby attractions
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
786 reviews
.65 km away
Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram
646 reviews
.62 km away
Gurney Plaza
405 reviews
.23 km away
Gurney Paragon Mall
430 reviews
.55 km away
Traveller (788)
Room & Suite (266)
Dining (127)
Pool & Beach (68)
Amenities (52)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (13)
Family and Play Areas (12)
Reviews (635)
There are newer reviews for G Hotel Kelawai
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
582 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews executive room buggy service gurney plaza gravity bar spoon restaurant between shopping sister hotel resident manager rooftop pool stylish hotel free mini bar kit kat welcome ice cream pillow menu big shopping top floor turn down service
Updating list...
26 - 30 of 582 reviews
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Whenever we make a trip to Penang, we will always choose to stay at the G Hotel Kelawei. We had such a warm welcome from the staff and they even remembered us and our choice of coffee (Jasmine and Jasper came up to me to...More

Thank Xiang18
Response from PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel KelawaiResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at G Hotel Kelawai and sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your kind words regarding the excellent services rendered by the Team. I was however, concerned to read of the shortcomings regarding the facilities and delayed services. Please...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Got something to do in Penang + durian trip, Hotel was booked last minutes, upon check-in ask whether they still have connecting room for us? An adjoining room assigned to us, which make the 2 rooms looks a lot bigger, rooms are clean, modern and...More

Thank quinjoe
Response from PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel KelawaiResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at G Hotel Kelawai and sharing your review on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I rarely return to a hotel because I like a new experience but I am sure I will be returning to this property. The Executive Premium was well sized at 45sqm and almost felt like a suite. Bathroom is gorgeous. The 55” television does give...More

9  Thank angExplorer
Response from PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel KelawaiResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at G Hotel Kelawai and sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. It was good to learn that overall you enjoyed your stay however your comments regarding the food variety has been shared with our culinary team so improvements can be...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Gratitude to chef Kai, chef Wong, chef Pin and chef Lim....The foods ' display are attractive, and they are really tasty...i like it so much. Also thanks to Haslina, Pavitra and Shamulan for the good services👍👍👍 best dessert for tonight...gula melaka cake..best 👑👑👑👑👑More

3  Thank llyalice
Response from PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel KelawaiResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for patronizing Spoon outlet and posting your wonderful review on Tripadvisor. Your kind comments are greatly appreciated as customer care is amongst our highest priorities and it is always gratifying to receive such praise. Once again, thank you for your valuable...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful infinity pool, amazing room, friendly staff, good food. Everything in this hotel was premium, the 55 inch TV was amazing, the bathroom essentials were from Appelles, the desk area in the room was fitted with a designer chair, and was extremely comfortable.

Thank Dan M
Response from PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel KelawaiResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at G Hotel Kelawai and posting your experience on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
11 July 2018|
Response from keowkeowheng | Reviewed this property |
You may emailed your enquries direct to the hotel regardg its 2019 room rates.
20 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from PenangGHotel | Property representative |
Yes all guest rooms in G Hotel Kelawai and G Hotel Gurney offer free daily replenished mini-bars
16 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from conniemaylaw | Reviewed this property |
The buggy will take you to G Hotel Gurney where you can get the shuttle - it only runs in the weekends, and I believe it is one way, leaving the hotel at 11am. If you use a taxi to return, it should only be RM18-20 or about... More
Room Tips
"Excellent Service. Kind staff. Superb executive lounge. An ABSOLUTELY recommendable place to stay"
3 days ago
Read review
"ask for city view. can try their breakfast , take photo at the swimming pool, it got a good view."
1 week ago
Read review
"Very Nice mid range hotel with super comfy bed."
3 weeks ago
Read review
"Get the executive floors."
8 Sep. 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing