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Overview of Wassup Youth Hostel

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Guest reviews

4.0 / 5Very Good
136 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar

Map

What's nearby

Popular LocationKOMTAR4 min walk
Popular LocationPrangin Mall5 min walk
Popular LocationPenang Times Square9 min walk
AirportPenang (PEN-Penang Intl.)25 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Standard Double Room

    Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Superior Double Room

    Superior Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Superior Twin Room

    Superior Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    Deluxe Double Room

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Single Room

    Single Room

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Quadruple Room

    Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Deluxe Triple Room, 1 Bedroom

    Deluxe Triple Room, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Single Bed
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  • Ensuite 4-Bed Dormitory Room

    Ensuite 4-Bed Dormitory Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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About this area

George Town

Located in George Town's Downtown George Town neighbourhood, Wassup Youth Hostel is in the city centre. Gurney Drive and Penang Times Square are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Penang Hill and Ferringgi Beach. ESCAPE Adventureplay and Kidland Penang are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the hostel's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • KOMTAR - 4 min walk
  • Prangin Mall - 5 min walk
  • Penang Times Square - 9 min walk
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque - 14 min walk
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 25 min drive

About this property

Wassup Youth Hostel

George Town hostel in Downtown George Town, walk to KOMTAR
This hostel features an outdoor pool, a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All 34 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, coffee/tea makers and hairdryers. Safes, showers and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Wassup Youth Hostel offers 34 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. This George Town hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

No on-site parking available

Food and drink

1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Corner/local shop
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

Corner/local shop

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
Malay

Outdoors

Terrace

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Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker

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Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:30 PM - 1 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 50 per day.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: MYR 50.00 per stay
  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 50 per day

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 cash deposit are 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.
  • No on-site parking is available.

Property is also known as

  • Wassup Youth Hostel Penang
  • Wassup Youth Hostel
  • Wassup Youth Penang
  • Wassup Youth
  • Wassup Youth Hostel Penang/George Town
  • Wassup Youth Hostel George Town
  • Wassup Youth Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Wassup Youth Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation George Town
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.0

Very Good

5 - Excellent
47
4 - Good
57
3 - Okay
22
2 - Mediocre
7
1 - Poor
3
3.9
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.9
Amenities
3.9
Property condition

4/5 Good

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

I like the concept of this hostel

Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

1/5

  • Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Worst ever..... 😡 -5days stayed without any channel...tv can’t function at all -aku ade anak 1tahun, bole pulak constructions drill dinding -bilik ta dpt mcm dlm post... damn it -parking sendiri ye... rm4-rm3 per day. Ta bole claim... Tapi -location sgt2 terbaik.. so puas hati kat location je !

Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

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

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

3/5

  • Liked: Staff & service
  • Disliked: Property conditions & facilities

I like the service they gave but disappointed with the parking spaces available. Besides, the cleanliness is quite poor at the pool side..

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

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

Awesome place for low budget

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019