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Top 10 Hotels in Downtown George Town, George Town

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Hotel Jen Penang by Shangri-La
Hotel Jen Penang by Shangri-La
4.0 out of 5.0 Magazine Road, George Town, Penang
4.2/5 (1631 reviews)
RM216/ night for 2 guests

Very pretty rooms and good service! Clean and I like it how the room floors are wood/high resistant flooring, prefer it to carpet. Beds are so comfy too.

Reviewed on 17 Jun,2019
Evergreen Laurel Penang
Evergreen Laurel Penang
4.5 out of 5.0 53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, Penang
Free cancellation
4.1/5 (1022 reviews)
RM249/ night for 2 guests

I couldn’t find a room service menu in the room. Maybe there isn’t room service. But I’m not complaining.

Reviewed on 10 Jun,2019
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
5.0 out of 5.0 10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Penang
Free cancellation
4.7/5 (2517 reviews)
RM656/ night for 2 guests

Excellent location, close to amenities , Has all the modern facilities while retaining some of the old world charm

Reviewed on 10 Jun,2019
Royale Chulan Penang
Royale Chulan Penang
4.0 out of 5.0 No 1 & 2 Pengkalan Weld, George Town, Penang
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (1171 reviews)
RM213/ night for 2 guests

Hotel service was great & breakfast choice is also good.

Reviewed on 17 Jun,2019
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
3.5 out of 5.0 33, New Lane, (off Macalister Road), Georgetown, George Town, Penang
4.1/5 (1973 reviews)
RM198/ night for 2 guests

Excellent position for exploring. Close to shopping centres, Hawkers market & cinemas.

Reviewed on 14 Jun,2019
The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
The Wembley A St Giles Hotel Penang
4.0 out of 5.0 183, Jalan Magazine, George Town
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (256 reviews)
RM256/ night for 2 guests

The hotel is at a good location. The feel and look is premium.

Reviewed on 17 Jun,2019
Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
4.0 out of 5.0 25-A Farquhar Street, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
Free cancellation
3.8/5 (1904 reviews)
RM184/ night for 2 guests

good song at the bar

Reviewed on 17 Jun,2019
Kimberley Hotel Georgetown
Kimberley Hotel Georgetown
3.0 out of 5.0 No.36, G-02 Jalan Sungai Ujong, Georgetown, George Town, Penang
3.8/5 (529 reviews)
RM84/ night for 2 guests

Environmental friendly. No water bottle given.water dispenser near lift

Reviewed on 18 Jun,2019
G Hotel Kelawai
G Hotel Kelawai
5.0 out of 5.0 2 Persiaran Maktab, George Town, Penang
Free cancellation
4.5/5 (724 reviews)
RM449/ night for 2 guests

All good 👍

Reviewed on 8 Jun,2019

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About Georgetown, Penang

The capital city of the island of Penang is a UNESCO World Heritage site thanks to its well-preserved colonial buildings and other historical sights. It is one of the most interesting cities in Malaysia, with a unique mixture of cultures, various religious sites and modern architecture. Georgetown is a relaxed city that attracts visitors from all over the world.

Must-See Attractions in Georgetown, Penang

There is quite a lot to see in Georgetown and you can easily spend a few days wandering around and taking it all in.

For the historical side of Georgetown visit: Cheong FattTze Mansion, Fort Cornwallis, Pinang Peranakan Mansion and Queen Victoria Clock Tower. Visitors should also stroll along the streets of Little India and walk along Armenian Street to see numerous colonial shop houses For those wanting to explore the religious side of Georgetown, visit: the Thai-style Wat Chaiyamangalaram, the Hindu Sri Mariamman Temple, Dhammikarama Burmese Buddhist Temple, Kapitan Keling Mosque, Saint George's Church and the Chinese Goddess of Mercy Temple.

Travellers who are into adventure or the outdoors can stroll along the shorelines of the city andhave a look at the boats at the Clan Jetties, walk up Penang Hill to enjoy great views of the city and beyond or spend a day at the Escape Adventure play theme park.

Good Areas for Food in Georgetown

Georgetown is a haven for food lovers as there is a mixture of cuisines to match the mixture of cultures in the city. Everything from cheap street stall food to up-market restaurants can be found here, in addition to Chinese coffeehouses. Visitors enjoy the experience of eating Indian food from a banana leaf in Little India, enjoying Chinese street food from a vendor along Kimberly Street, dining on Malay and Peranakan food at the New Lane Hawker Centre or go for a meal in a chic restaurant housed in a converted colonial shop house. 

Nightlife in Georgetown is just as eclectic, with everything from hole-in-the-wall bars to trendy nightclubs. Upper Penang Road is the liveliest part of Georgetown, especially for the younger crowd.

Shopping in Georgetown

There are a number of street markets in Georgetown, like the early morning Lorong Kulit Flea Market and the Little Penang Street Market that takes place on the last Sunday of every month. Chinatown is great for traditional herbs, natural products and wholesale clothing, and Little India for saris, Indian handicrafts, spices and trinkets. Those who prefer to shop indoors for known label brands should go to Prangin Mall and 1st Avenue Shopping Mall, or take a bus or taxi to nearby Gurney Plaza.