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Hostels in George Town, Malaysia

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Popular hostels in George Town

Discover well-known properties in George Town that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 1,359 hotels in George Town and price data was last updated on 25 May 2024. The average price for a hotel in George Town is $15/night.
These are some of the hostels in George Town with the highest demand. Users seeking more options can adjust the settings in the search form at the top of the page.
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211, Jalan Macalister, George Town, Malaysia
Opened in 1959, YMCA Penang is located in George Town and offers free Wi-Fi, meeting rooms and a 24-hour reception. It also provides a currency exchange, luggage storage and a ticket service.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.0
Excellent
338 reviews
Location
2.2 km from city centre
No 60, Level 1, Weld Quay, Pulau Pinang, George Town, Malaysia
Sim cityStay is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
7.6
Good
101 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre
78 Lebuh Campbell, George Town, Malaysia
Less than 20 minutes' walk from Penang Ferry Terminal, Kooning offers guests a convenient base when in George Town. It offers free Wi-Fi and a vending machine, and is a brief stroll from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple, Khoo Kongsi and Komtar.
Free Wi-Fi
8.2
Excellent
1251 reviews
Location
0.2 km from city centre
253G-1-1, Wisma Soon, Jalan Burmah, George Town, Malaysia
Burmahtel is located in George Town and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
7.7
Good
47 reviews
Location
2.6 km from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in George Town

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in George Town. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:April
Average price in George Town:$15/night
Cheapest price found:$5/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Monday
$8 - $24
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$7 - $21
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top-rated George Town hostels

Browse through properties in George Town that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 1,359 properties in George Town and data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Some of the very best George Town hostels as rated by our users. Take a look at user reviews to learn why these properties were rated the best.
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No. 35B & 35C, Jalan Mesjid, George Town, Malaysia
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$12
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No.495E Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$20
Avg. per night
7 Jalan Sungai Ujong, George Town, Malaysia
0.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Airport shuttle
$18
Avg. per night

Cheapest hostels in George Town, Malaysia

Discover affordable stays in George Town that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in George Town can be found for as low as $10 per night. There is currently one property in George Town that can be booked for this price. Dou Houz Georgetown is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in George Town. Price data was last updated on 25 May 2024
At the moment, these hostels offer the lowest nightly rate out of those we've come across in George Town. As prices can vary by date, change the dates if you're flexible to compare rates.
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169, Lebuh Noordin, George Town, Malaysia
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$10
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No 48, Muntri Street, George Town, Malaysia
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$10
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36 Leith Street, George Town, Malaysia
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$10
Avg. per night
50 & 52 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Malaysia
0.5 km from city centre
$11
Avg. per night
46, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
$12
Avg. per night
101 Lebuh King, George Town, Malaysia
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$15
Avg. per night
1-H, (Besides Sri Sungei Nibong Complex), George Town, Malaysia
9.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$17
Avg. per night

Other accommodations in George Town

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George Town, Malaysia
11.0 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$71
Avg. per night
George Town, Malaysia
0.2 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$39
Avg. per night
33, New Lane, (Off Macalister Road), George Town, Malaysia
0.9 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$63
Avg. per night
676, Jalan Sungai Dua, George Town, Malaysia
8.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$34
Avg. per night
2 Persiaran Maktab, George Town, Malaysia
3.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$92
Avg. per night
27, Kelantan Road, George Town, Malaysia
0.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$33
Avg. per night

Where to stay in George Town

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within George Town to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
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Facts about staying in George Town

Find useful tips and insights about staying in George Town to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 25 May 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in George Town?

    $16 per night is how much hostels in George Town cost, on average. $5 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $14 per night or less is a good deal. George Town hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with March being the most expensive month to book, and in March being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in George Town?

    Apollo Inn is the best George Town hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Apollo Inn has a rating of 8.2/10 from 863 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Penang Intl Airport?

    The closest George Town hostel to Penang Intl Airport is Dou Houz Georgetown, which is 14.1 km away.

  • Should I stay in a George Town hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to George Town on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in George Town offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

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