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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff from the hostel are helpful and everything is quite good in general. Sofas in the living room, Bathroom ok, good location, wifi works, bed is nice, breakfast included ( bread, jam, tea, coffee, water.

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Hi, I've spent in this hostel only 1 night, but I was very pleased. The dorm is split into female and male dorm. You have your own cube there or cheap small room for solo traveller. The staff is very pleasant and helpful. And the hostel is clean. Only what I would appreciate and it was missing here is outside...

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This hostel is nice. It has a large common area and comfortable beds. My plug in my bed doesn't work but that is the only real negative. Oh it is in a good location away from all the bars but close to China Town and little India

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Had a comfy stay at one of the partitioned rooms in the attic. Sheets and towels were clean, staffs and owner were friendly and helpful! I especially appreciate the house rule to keep unwanted noises down to minimal in the dorm rooms👍

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The location was quite alright and walking distant to most of the street art landmarks. The beds are very cute- like capsules within a large room and each unit has power socket and hanging rack for clothes. Cubby hole was clean and spacious, even for a single person. The manager was very helpful to me and my friend trying to...

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Great dorms with secluded curtains, small lamp and plug socket. This place knows exactly what travellers are looking for. On top of that it has a cute decor and the staff were extremely helpful. 10/10 in my eyes.

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Thailand
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I checked-in very late but they still have a staff waiting. Towel deposit is 5 myr but haven't had it refunded since no one at the reception when i was checking out. Toilet and bathroom is located on the ground floor. It's dirty tho. Bed is clean and comfortable no complain.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Good start: I hadn't paid yet but the hostel was kind enough to leave the key code and room instructions, with my name on it out for me with a late check in! The beds are capsule style and a king single, so quite large! Each little unit has a light, shelf and PowerPoint, and they rooms are in immaculate...

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This hostel is located at about 10mins walk from the busy road - the chulia street and also about 10mins walk to the shopping mall. If you prefer a quite place to stay in Penang, while enjoying yourself like you are at home, this place is recommended for you. I chose the ladies pod and it's comfortable enough. However, they...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

I like the arty side of the hostel. Great Wall paintings. The pods are nice as well. But that's about it. Bathrooms are dirty. So much hair in the drain that it cannot be from one or two days especially because the hostel wasn't fully booked. They don't provide towels or shower gel and the blanket is very thin and...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Noob Hostel located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Georgetown, Penang. Nearby attractions include Little India, Street Mural Wall Art, the Clan Jetties and Khoo Kongsi, only 3-10 minute walk from KOMTAR, Ferry and Weld Quay Bus Terminal and yet, we are at quiet location compare with other. Check In Time: 2.00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Check Out Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. No Child/Infant ... more   less 

Additional Information about Noob Hostel

Address: 484 Lebuh Pantai, George Town, Penang Island 10300, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $13 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Noob Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 2
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“they have female dorm.”
 of 5 bubbles syumokhtar, 23 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Nice living room!”
 of 5 bubbles MarinaU135, 9 Nov 2014 | Read review
“The building is quite old so walking on the wooden floor can sometimes make you feel you are as light as an elephant. Some guests do not really pay attention to that (despite the 11pm curfew).”
 of 5 bubbles LG-Aude-LG, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
“as far as I know there is only one mixed and one female dorm”
 of 5 bubbles Peter-Pal, 10 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Couples should go for the double pod!”
  • Double Pod for the both of us
 of 5 bubbles jasonwuzlon, 20 May 2014 | Read review
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