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Top 10 Hotels in Downtown George Town, George Town

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Eastern And Oriental Hotel
Eastern And Oriental Hotel
5.0 out of 5.0 10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town
Free cancellation
4.7/5 (2,186 reviews)
RM590/ nightfor 2 guests

Love our stay at the Annexe, and the generous complimentaries added, fruit platter, canned drinks in fridge, free flow coffee/tea at lounge, cocktail and snack hour n choice of buffet breakfast at 2 different loc. Thank you! Corridor to the rooms were the largest we have seen. Room was huge, clean ...

Reviewed on 18 Dec,2018
The Northam All Suite Penang
The Northam All Suite Penang
4.0 out of 5.0 55, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, George Town
3.6/5 (672 reviews)
RM184/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice view and breakfast

Reviewed on 17 Dec,2018
The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences
The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residences
3.5 out of 5.0 18 Persiaran Gurney, George Town, George Town
Free cancellation
3.4/5 (481 reviews)
RM182/ nightfor 2 guests

I love the environment of the room, and overall of the hotel surroundings. Spacious room, nice swimming pools that suits kids, and just walking distance to Malls and nice food.....Friendly staffs..Will always have returned stay!

Reviewed on 18 Dec,2018
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
Sunway Hotel Georgetown Penang
3.5 out of 5.0 33, New Lane, (off Macalister Road), George Town
4.1/5 (1,860 reviews)
RM212/ nightfor 2 guests

The location is fantastic n convenient, hotel staff friendly , nice 24hrs gym , only but a very small swimming pool. Overall, we enjoyed our stay there.

Reviewed on 17 Dec,2018
Hotel Jen Penang
Hotel Jen Penang
4.0 out of 5.0 Magazine Road, George Town
4.1/5 (1,365 reviews)
RM232/ nightfor 2 guests

Good location. Close to many shopping centres & food streets.

Reviewed on 16 Dec,2018
Armenian Street Heritage Hotel
Armenian Street Heritage Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 139, Lebuh Carnarvon, George Town
3.9/5 (884 reviews)
RM104/ nightfor 2 guests

Cosy room indeed! Smooth check-in and check-out. Friendly staff too. No negative traits whatsoever!

Reviewed on 16 Dec,2018
Royale Chulan Penang
Royale Chulan Penang
4.0 out of 5.0 No 1 & 2 Pengkalan Weld, George Town
4.3/5 (1,055 reviews)
RM218/ nightfor 2 guests

perfect for our honeymoon trip.

Reviewed on 12 Dec,2018
Evergreen Laurel Penang
Evergreen Laurel Penang
4.5 out of 5.0 53 Persiaran Gurney, George Town
Free cancellation
4.1/5 (850 reviews)
RM249/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel, good breakfast and vicinity. For the room is clean have fruit n drink is free, water pressure is good.

Reviewed on 17 Dec,2018
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 (67 reviews)
RM273/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice location easy to get around penang. small rooms, nice pool. Carpark lots are sufficient and safe

Reviewed on 16 Dec,2018

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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.