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Apollo Inn
Apollo Inn
8.6 Excellent
7 Jalan Sungai Ujong, George Town, Malaysia
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0.2 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 14 reviews
8.6

Apollo Inn is located in George Town and features a rooftop terrace. It is also situated a five-minute walk from Komtar, and offers a convenient shuttle service.

Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
8.2 Excellent
33, New Lane, (Off Macalister Road), George Town, Malaysia
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0.9 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,821 reviews
8.2

Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang is set in George Town and is within a short walk of local attractions, such as Komtar. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, an outdoor pool and 24-hour room service.

One Pacific Hotel & Serviced Apartments
One Pacific Hotel & Serviced Apartments
8.4 Excellent
177, Jalan Macalister, George Town, Malaysia
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1.8 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 593 reviews
8.4

One Pacific Hotel & Serviced Apartment is located in George Town and features free wireless internet. It provides 3-star apartments with views of the city.

U Hotel Penang
U Hotel Penang
8.3 Excellent
676, Jalan Sungai Dua, George Town, Malaysia
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8.2 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 1,488 reviews
8.3

U Hotel Penang is located in Gelugor and offers free Wi-Fi. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

G Hotel Kelawai
G Hotel Kelawai
8.9 Excellent
2 Persiaran Maktab, George Town, Malaysia
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3.5 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 403 reviews
8.9

This trendy hotel in George Town offers free wireless internet, as well as an executive floor and an infinity pool. It features 5-star rooms with a private bathroom equipped with a rain shower.

Lemon Inn
Lemon Inn
7.2 Good
108A & 108B, Jalan Tan Sri Teh Ewe Lim, George Town, Malaysia
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4.0 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 13 reviews
7.2

Lemon Inn is situated in George Town and is close to the area's well-known attractions. Guests can also make use of free Wi-Fi.

Flamingo By The Beach Penang
Flamingo By The Beach Penang
7.0 Good
Jalan Tanjung Bungah, George Town, Malaysia
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7.5 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 1,565 reviews
7.0

Situated a brief drive from Gurney Drive, Flamingo Hotel By The Beach Penang offers modern accommodation in Tanjung Bungah. Guests also have exclusive access to the Qin Spa & Outdoor Jacuzzi and Fitness centre.

Berjaya Penang Hotel
Berjaya Penang Hotel
7.3 Good
1-Stop Midlands Park, Burmah Road, George Town, Malaysia
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3.6 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 1,521 reviews
7.3

Berjaya Penang Hotel is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. In addition to free private parking on site, the hotel features comfortable 4-star rooms and a bar.

Hotel Sentral Georgetown
Hotel Sentral Georgetown
6.9 Good
No 12 Lorong Kinta, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town 
GoodBased on 2,692 reviews
6.9

Hotel Sentral Georgetown provides a comfortable setting when in George Town. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

B Street Hotel
B Street Hotel
8.7 Excellent
263 Lebuh Pantai, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town 
ExcellentBased on 322 reviews
8.7

B Street Hotel offers 3-star accommodation in George Town. It is steps from Khoo Kongsi and is close to the area's popular attractions and dining spots.

Tips for booking a George Town hotel

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:October
Average price in George Town:$86/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$5/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
$43 - $159
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$43 - $159
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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The Edison George Town
The Edison George Town
9.1 Excellent
15 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Situated within walking distance of Penang Ferry Terminal, The Edison George Town provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. It provides 3.5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
8.6 Excellent
Jalan Batu Feringgi, George Town, Malaysia
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11.2 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Showcasing views of Penang Hill, Shangri-La Rasa Sayang Penang is situated in Batu Ferringhi and provides an outdoor pool and a sauna so guests can unwind during their stay. Guests also have exclusive access to the CHI and Pool & Kids Pool.

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Hotel Equatorial Penang
Hotel Equatorial Penang
9.0 Excellent
1 Jalan Bukit Jambul, George Town, Malaysia
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10.3 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Hotel Equatorial Penang is set on Penang Island, and offers 5-star accommodation in addition to a waterfall pool and a butler service. There is also a fitness centre with outdoor tennis courts, a waterfall pool and a swimming pool.

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23 LoveLane Penang
23 LoveLane Penang
9.1 Excellent
23, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

23 Love Lane Hotel is set in George Town and is close to local landmarks, including Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple. It offers 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Jazz Hotel Penang
Jazz Hotel Penang
8.4 Excellent
No 1, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang 1, George Town, Malaysia
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5.4 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Jazz Hotel Penang offers 4-star accommodation in George Town. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool, cardiovascular equipment and a rooftop terrace.

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G Hotel Gurney
G Hotel Gurney
8.7 Excellent
168a, Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Malaysia
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3.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Situated in George Town, G Hotel Gurney offers modern accommodation and has water views. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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The Frame Guesthouse
The Frame Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
168, Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Malaysia
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0.4 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

The Frame Guesthouse is set in George Town and is close to nearby attractions, such as Khoo Kongsi. It also offers laundry facilities, a library and free Wi-Fi.

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Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort
Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort
7.3 Good
527, Jalan Tanjung Bungah, George Town, Malaysia
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7.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

This modern resort in Tanjung Bungah offers free Wi-Fi, as well as an outdoor pool and outdoor tennis courts. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Cheapest hotels in George Town, Penang Island

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Red Inn Heritage
Red Inn Heritage
6.9 Good
No.15, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Red Inn Heritage Guest House provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. Rooms are air conditioned and a wireless internet connection is included free of charge.

$7
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The Frame Guesthouse
The Frame Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
168, Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Malaysia
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0.4 km from city centre,  

The Frame Guesthouse is set in George Town and is close to nearby attractions, such as Khoo Kongsi. It also offers laundry facilities, a library and free Wi-Fi.

$11
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Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road
Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road
6.2 Good
18-30, Jalan Trang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.8 km from city centre,  

Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road is located in George Town and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is also found within a five-minute walk of Komtar.

$11
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Rasa Motel
Rasa Motel
9.2 Excellent
186-G26 (Ferringhi Plaza), George Town, Malaysia
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11.2 km from city centre,  

This comfortable motel in Batu Ferringhi offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as a beauty centre and an express check-in and check-out feature. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

$13
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Lemon Inn
Lemon Inn
7.2 Good
108A & 108B, Jalan Tan Sri Teh Ewe Lim, George Town, Malaysia
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4.0 km from city centre,  

Lemon Inn is situated in George Town and is close to the area's well-known attractions. Guests can also make use of free Wi-Fi.

$14
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The 80's Guesthouse
The 80's Guesthouse
6.2 Good
46, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre,  

The 80's Guesthouse is located in George Town and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is moments from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple.

$14
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Hotel Palm Inn Butterworth
Hotel Palm Inn Butterworth
7.2 Good
No. 4802 Jalan Bagan Luar, George Town, Malaysia
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4.1 km from city centre,  

Hotel Palm Inn Butterworth is located in Butterworth and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It also provides a ticket service, luggage storage and a 24-hour reception.

$14
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Grand Inn Penang Road
Grand Inn Penang Road
7.6 Good
72, Jalan Penang Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Within 20 minutes' walk from Penang Ferry Terminal, Grand Inn - Penang Road provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. It is located a short stroll from Komtar.

$14
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Hotel prices in George Town

2 stars and under
Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road
#1 most popular

Old Penang Hotel - Trang Road

18-30, Jalan Trang, George Town, Malaysia

6.2 Good
$11

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Container Hotel Penang
#2 most popular

Container Hotel Penang

No. 4, Gat Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Malaysia

7.4 Good
$16

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Lemon Inn
Best value

Lemon Inn

108A & 108B, Jalan Tan Sri Teh Ewe Lim, George Town, Malaysia

7.2 Good
$14

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3 stars
#1 most popular

Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang

Jalan Tanjung Bungah, 1, George Town, Malaysia

7.9 Good
$42

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Merchant Hotel
#2 most popular

Merchant Hotel

55 Jalan, George Town, Malaysia

8.0 Excellent
$27

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Tune Hotel Georgetown Penang
Best value

Tune Hotel Georgetown Penang

100 Burmah Road, George Town, Malaysia

7.1 Good
$18

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4 stars +
Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang
#1 most popular

Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang

Jalan Batu Feringgi, George Town, Malaysia

8.6 Excellent
$124

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Eastern And Oriental Hotel
#2 most popular

Eastern And Oriental Hotel

10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Malaysia

9.0 Excellent
$143

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Evergreen Laurel Penang
Best value

Evergreen Laurel Penang

53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Malaysia

8.2 Excellent
$50

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Where to stay in George Town

About George Town

George Town is the eclectic cultural hub of Penang, situated at the northeastern tip of Penang Island. Its prominent concentration of historic pre-war buildings makes for architectural significance and easy recognition as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This major tourist destination boasts sunny beaches, modern entertainment and delectable cuisine.

Things to do

The UNESCO World Heritage Zone is George Town’s most coveted location, offering an expanse of antebellum structures and heritage landmarks, highlighted by Fort Cornwallis and City Hall.Don’t miss the Blue Mansion and the Khoo Kongsi, two beautiful vessels of history.

Local arts and crafts offer plenty of opportunities to shop for hidden treasures. The Shop Howard is a great place to pick up a professional photograph, while the Bon Ton is the tourist’s choice for purchasing fabrics. If you want something unique, the Moon Shop sells terrariums in glass jars.

Take a journey to explore some of the city’s famous street art near Armenian Street, where you can follow your trusty map to discover murals of anything from a small boy and his pet Tyrannosaurus to cat themed graffiti. You’ll find 3D props intertwined in the street art such as bicycles and swings, designed to reflect the life of everyday locals.

You haven’t truly experienced George Town until you’ve had your fill of local cuisine. The China House offers a smorgasbord of taste, from breakfast through to cocktail hour in addition to live music and a boutique shop. Kebaya is a great choice for traditional food, and the New Lane Hawker Stalls are perfect for the more adventurous at heart.

Getting around

Public transport around George Town is primarily by bus, operated by the Rapid Penang. Taking a trishaw is a real sightseeing treat and an efficient form of transportation around the city. The Penang International Airport is located 16 kilometres south of George Town.

George Town travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in George Town?

    Shangri-La Rasa Sayang, Penang (8.6/10 from 2,218 reviews), Eastern And Oriental Hotel (9.0/10 from 1,636 reviews), and Hotel Equatorial Penang (9.0/10 from 17 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in George Town.

  • What is a good hotel near Gurney Plaza?

    Vouk Hotel Suites is a popular hotel near Gurney Plaza that is highly recommended, with a score of 7.2 across 54 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in George Town near Penang City Hall?

    Eastern And Oriental Hotel is a hotel near Penang City Hall that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 9.0 from 1,636 reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near KOMTAR Tower?

    If you’re visiting KOMTAR Tower then the nearby Eastern And Oriental Hotel is a popular hotel with HotelsCombined users (1,636 reviews scoring it at an average 9.0/10).

  • How much do hotels in George Town cost?

    The average price of a hotel in George Town has been around $72 per night over the last 3 days. For a 5-star hotel in George Town, the average price is around $116/night, depending on your dates. The average price of a 4-star hotel is $96/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in George Town?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels in George Town starting from $7 per night in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in George Town tonight?

    A hotel in George Town tonight has an average price of $74, but some deals have been found for as low as $9 in HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours. Prices in George Town are changing frequently.