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The Prestige Hotel Penang
4 out of 5
8 Gat Lebuh Gereja, George Town
The price is $71 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (222 reviews)

"Clean, good service, well designed hotel, will come again next time."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

The Prestige Hotel Penang
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
4 out of 5
14, Leith Street, George Town, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $80 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (294 reviews)
Feedback

"Amazing 😉"…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Hotel Malaysia
3.5 out of 5
No. 7, Penang Road, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
The price is $28 per night
3.6/5Good! (586 reviews)

"Overall ok. Only wifi cannot access. Less of parking lots."…"

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Hotel Malaysia
Garden Inn
3 out of 5
41, Anson Road, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $20 per night
3.4/5 (194 reviews)
will come back again

"the room is ecxellent. same as in picture. big room. have flusk for hot water. they provide coway water dispenser at the hallway. easy for customer. my room a little bit near road so can hear noise from the road until late night. but the most i dont like about my stay is around 12.30am some chinese ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2019

Garden Inn
Cititel Penang
4 out of 5
66 Jalan Penang, George Town
Free Cancellation
The price is $41 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (361 reviews)

"Lobby area is beautiful and breakfast was great. The rooms however needs to be updated. This property also has smoking floors and the second hand smoke is all over the place."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Cititel Penang
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
5 out of 5
10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $138 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,296 reviews)

"Very comfortable and pleasant hotel. Will come back again."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Eastern And Oriental Hotel
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
3.5 out of 5
33, New Lane, (off Macalister Road), Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $50 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"staff are very friendly, room very nice. Overall services excellent. 👍👍"…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
Areca Hotel Penang
3 out of 5
No. 5, Jalan Khoo Sian Ewe, George Town
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $40 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (126 reviews)
Love the Style

"Amazing style to the hotel and the rooms. Great Location and super friendly staff. Will book again for sure!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Areca Hotel Penang
Museum Hotel
3 out of 5
No.76, Jalan A.S Mansor, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $28 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (489 reviews)

"The exterior and interior are retro, clean, beautiful and so cute."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Museum Hotel
Travelodge Georgetown
3 out of 5
101 Jalan Macalister, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
The price is $27 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (759 reviews)

"Strategic location"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

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Visiting Georgetown in Penang

Georgetown is a historic neighborhood known for its major shopping area and popular art scene. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including Camera Museum, Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram, and Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi. If you're looking for a place to rest your head, Georgetown has 214 hotels and other accommodations so you'll be sure to find something to meet your needs.

Staying in Penang's Georgetown Neighborhood

You’ll find plenty of accommodation choices in this walkable, romantic neighborhood and you may want to consider one of these top choices:

  • The Edison George Town: 3.5-star hotel with free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and bar, steps from Camera Museum. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and walkable location.
  • Seven Terraces Hotel: 4-star hotel with a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and bar, steps from Camera Museum. Expedia travelers like this hotel's breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Campbell House: 3.5-star hotel with a restaurant, bar, and a rooftop terrace, 8-minute walk from Camera Museum. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its spacious rooms and helpful staff.

Georgetown might not have accommodations to meet your needs but there are other neighborhoods to consider in Penang. Tanjung Bungah is a neighborhood known for its beautiful beaches, ample dining options, and sporting events. This neighborhood is home to 40 hotels and other accommodations including these top choices:

  • Lost Paradise Resort: 3-star hotel featuring a private beach, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. Our guests enjoy the hotel's spacious rooms and beach locale.
  • Luxfort 118 Service Suites: 3-star apartment featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Expedia travelers like this apartment's helpful staff and clean rooms.
  • Four Points by Sheraton Penang: 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free valet parking. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and breakfast.

Sightseeing Around Georgetown in Penang

Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram, Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, and Pinang Peranakan Mansion are landmarks that can't be missed during your stay in Georgetown. Camera Museum and Fort Cornwallis are some other places worth a visit when you're in the the neighborhood.

Plan a stop at Floating Mosque of Tanjung Bungah or PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre in Tanjung Bungah, a neighborhood nearby.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown George Town?
Downtown George Town is a historic neighborhood known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Experience the best of Downtown George Town with a visit to KOMTAR, Gurney Drive, and Penang Times Square.
Where is the best place to stay in Downtown George Town?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Seven Terraces Hotel is the highest ranked property in Downtown George Town. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 8-minute walk from Penang City Hall. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Savv Hotel and The Edison George Town.
How many hotels should I expect to find in Downtown George Town?
If you’re searching for places to stay in George Town, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 341 Downtown George Town hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown George Town, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Downtown George Town.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Downtown George Town?
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What is there to do around this George Town neighborhood?
Attractions like Penang State Museum, Hin Bus Depot Art Centre, and Penang Islamic Museum highlight George Town’s cultural scene. KOMTAR and Gurney Drive are also a couple of places to visit in the neighborhood. Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Penang Times Square, Penang City Hall, and Gurney Plaza. When you’re sightseeing in George Town, Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple and Nagore Square are also worth a stop.

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