Hostels in George Town, Malaysia

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George Town, Malaysia
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Ymca Penang
7.8 Good
211, Jalan Macalister, George Town, Malaysia
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2.2 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 210 reviews
7.8

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.

Burmahtel
7.3 Good
253G-1-1, Wisma Soon, Jalan Burmah, George Town, Malaysia
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2.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 46 reviews
7.3

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.

Dou Houz - Hostel
8.3 Excellent
169, Lebuh Noordin, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 587 reviews
8.3

This comfortable hostel in George Town offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception. It is also situated just a short walk from Komtar, and provides a convenient shuttle service.

The 80's Guesthouse
7.9 Good
46, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 308 reviews
7.9

Located within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, The 80's Guesthouse offers guests a convenient base when visiting George Town. Guests can also take advantage of free wireless internet during their stay.

Tips for booking hostels in George Town

Cheapest month:April
Most expensive month:November
Average price in George Town:$17/night
Cheapest price found:$4/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Sunday
$4 - $28
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$13 - $21
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated George Town hostels

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Red Inn Court
7.5 Good
No. 35B & 35C, Jalan Mesjid, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

This charming hostel is situated moments from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple in George Town. It is set amongst a range of dining options and is minutes on foot from Penang Ferry Terminal.

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Wassup Youth Hostel
6.9 Good
No.495E Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Wassup Youth Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. It also features a games room, an outdoor pool and a car rental desk.

Hostel prices in George Town

2 stars and under

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Facts about staying in George Town

  • What is the cost of a hostel in George Town?

    $18 per night is how much hostels in George Town cost, on average. $4 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 February being the most expensive month to book, and in April being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in George Town?

    Red Inn Court is the best George Town hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Red Inn Court has a rating of 7.5/10 from 600 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Penang Intl Airport?

    The closest George Town hostel to Penang Intl Airport is Dou Houz - Hostel, 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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