Overview of Raia Hotel Penang

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3.5/5 Good
378 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant


Explore the area

AirportPenang (PEN-Penang Intl.)7 min drive
Popular LocationUniversity of Science-Malaysia (Universiti Sains Malaysia)17 min drive
Popular LocationQueensbay Mall22 min drive
Popular LocationKek Lok Si Temple33 min drive

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  • Superior Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Superior Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 33 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Twin Room, 1 Single Bed

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Family

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Hill view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Jerejak Suite

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Pinang Suite

    Room amenities

    • 87 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
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About this area

George Town

Located in Bayan Lepas neighbourhood, Raia Hotel Penang is connected to a shopping centre. KOMTAR and Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Queensbay Mall and Penang Times Square. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Penang International Sports Arena or City Stadium.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Science-Malaysia (Universiti Sains Malaysia) - 17 min drive
  • Queensbay Mall - 22 min drive
  • Penang Times Square - 26 min drive
  • Penang Hill - 32 min drive
  • Kek Lok Si Temple - 33 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang Sentral - 40 min drive
  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 7 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • Terrace Cafe – Café offering international cuisine.

About this property

Raia Hotel Penang

3.5-star hotel connected to a shopping centre in Bayan Lepas
A restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a business centre and conference space. All 134 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find room service, free newspapers and free bottled water.
Raia Hotel Penang offers 134 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free newspapers and complimentary bottles of water. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower and slippers.
This George Town hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Satellite televisions are provided. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Free extended parking

Food and drink

Breakfast available for a fee: MYR 15 for adults and MYR 15 for children
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar
Room service available

Things to do

Fitness centre

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities


ATM/banking services
Banquet hall

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken


Business services

Business centre
Meeting rooms
Conference space (26147 square feet)




Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Air conditioning


Hairdryer (on request)


24-inch TV
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water


Free newspapers



Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 10 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 60.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 15 for adults and MYR 15 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 60.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Raia Hotel Penang and receive a full refund?
Yes, Raia Hotel Penang offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Raia Hotel Penang cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Raia Hotel Penang?
As of 5 Jun 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Raia Hotel Penang on 15 Jun 2020 start from RM170, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Raia Hotel Penang pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking and extended parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in begins at 2 PM.
What time is check-out at Raia Hotel Penang?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is this property located?
Located in Bayan Lepas, this hotel is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Snake Temple and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Penang International Sports Arena. Queensbay Mall and University of Science-Malaysia (Universiti Sains Malaysia) are also within 9 miles (15 km).

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition


  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
  • Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

Staff very friendly and helpful. Evening meal in onsite cafe was very reasonably priced and good quality The room we had was very dated and in need of some remedial works. Air con very basic and not very effective

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020


  • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020


  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Its spacious room...

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019