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George Town, Penang, Malaysia

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Top 10 hotels in George Town

The Prestige Hotel Penang
4 out of 5
8 Gat Lebuh Gereja, George Town
$78
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19
4.5/5Wonderful! (166 reviews)

"Stylish hotel, loved the details put into the design of the room and general areas with nice rooftop pool. It was very clean, comfortable and well located; walkable to all the key attractions in George Town and many restaurants nearby. I liked the use of the soap/shampoo dispensers which were eco-friendly ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

The Prestige 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
$25
per night
Feb 22 - Feb 23
4.4/5Wonderful! (458 reviews)

"Walking distance to shops and restaurants. Easy access to bus. Be aware some bus drivers don't stop for whatever reason. I have 4 buses passed me and other tourists. I mean they act like they don't see you standing there with your hand waving them down. It is a problem for the foreign people who ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Museum Hotel
Holiday Inn Resort Penang
4 out of 5
72 Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, George Town, Penang
Free Cancellation
$48
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
4/5Very Good! (1,100 reviews)

"The location was perfect ! The staff was very kind with us and my son."…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

Holiday Inn Resort Penang
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
5 out of 5
10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Penang
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$126
per night
Feb 22 - Feb 23
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,438 reviews)

"A bit pricey"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Eastern And Oriental Hotel
Hard Rock Hotel Penang
5 out of 5
Batu Ferringhi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, George Town, Penang
$80
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
4.3/5Excellent! (1,238 reviews)

"Room wasn't ready despite arriving at almost 5pm (check-in time supposed to be 3pm). Window was practically blocked by the roof of the adjacent building. Property is starting to show it's age and F&B options are also not as good as newer Hard Rock e.g. Desaru. Saving grace came from the staff we ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Hard Rock Hotel Penang
The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
4 out of 5
183, Jalan Magazine, George Town
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$54
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4
4.2/5Excellent! (496 reviews)

"Reasonble price. Good location."…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
Evergreen Laurel Penang
4.5 out of 5
53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$55
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19
4.1/5Very Good! (1,177 reviews)

"The cook was "missing" at breakfast - we had to wait whilst they found and alternate cook"…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Evergreen Laurel Penang
Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
4 out of 5
25-A Farquhar Street, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$38
per night
Feb 22 - Feb 23
3.9/5Good! (1,980 reviews)

"Great location, excellent room, helpful staff, has a gym, pool, sundeck & outdoor jacuzzi. Rotating restaurant on the roof is terrific & the outdoor rooftop bar is great. Fantastic views from the bar & restaurant. Will stay here when next in Penang."…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
Jazz Hotel Penang
3.5 out of 5
No 1, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang 1, Tanjong Tokong, George Town, Penang
Free Cancellation
$48
per night
Feb 22 - Feb 23
4.6/5Wonderful! (72 reviews)

"VERY GOOD AND ENJOY WE WILL BACK AGAIN , GOOD GOOD GOOD"…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

Jazz Hotel Penang
Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang
5 out of 5
Batu Ferringhi Beach, Batu Ferringhi, George Town, Penang
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$115
per night
Mar 9 - Mar 10
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,259 reviews)

"Pros: Nicest & most luxurious hotel in Batu Ferringhi. This time we stayed at the Garden Wing Family room which had 1 king & 2 single beds. Very spacious and has all the amenities you need. Definitely has a 5 star resort feel. Staff quality & manners has declined over the years but still acceptable. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang
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Visiting George Town

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in George Town, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants, shopping, and beaches. Walkable and culturally-rich, this city attracts tourists with its temples and museums. Top sights in the city include TESCO, Kek Lok Si Temple, and Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi.

  • There are 400 hotels and other accommodations in George Town
  • The closest major airport is in Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in George Town

Well known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include Camera Museum, Penang Islamic Museum, and Penang Vintage Toy Museum. Families come for attractions such as Penang Butterfly Farm, Kidland Penang, and Penang Avatar Secret Garden. The city is notable for its temples and landmarks like Kek Lok Si Temple, Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, and Pinang Peranakan Mansion.

In George Town, there are 400 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Campbell House - This 3.5-star hotel in Downtown George Town features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and helpful staff.
  • The Edison George Town - Our customers like the room size and overall condition at this hotel. Guests who stay at this 3.5-star hotel in Downtown George Town can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Seven Terraces Hotel - Guests who stay at this 4-star hotel in Downtown George Town can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its central location and WiFi.

Other favorite sights in George Town include TESCO, Fort Cornwallis, and Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram.

Dressing for George Town

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 89°F and the nighttime average to be 72°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 89°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • July through September averages 87°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 87°F during the day and 73°F at night
  • George Town gets about 2.68 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually March and February with an average temperature of 89°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 72°F

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