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Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road)

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Iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, bed sheets

Overview of Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road)

Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road)

2 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
18-30, Jalan Trang, George Town, Penang, 10150

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKOMTAR3 min walk
  • Popular LocationPenang Times Square3 min walk
  • Popular LocationKapitan Keling Mosque18 min walk
  • AirportPenang (PEN-Penang Intl.)27 min drive

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About this area

George Town

Located in George Town's Downtown George Town neighbourhood, Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road) is in the historical district. Penang City Hall and Penang Hill are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Penang Times Square and Gurney Drive. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at City Stadium or Penang International Sports Arena.

What's nearby

  • KOMTAR - 3 min walk
  • Penang Times Square - 3 min walk
  • Batik Painting Museum Penang - 17 min walk
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque - 18 min walk
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang Sentral - 32 min drive
  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 27 min drive

About this property

Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road)

George Town hostel in Downtown George Town, walk to KOMTAR
Along with dry cleaning, this smoke-free hostel has laundry facilities and free newspapers. WiFi in public areas is free. All 45 rooms offer TVs with cable channels, plus fans and showers.
Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road) offers 45 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free toiletries and fans. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: MYR 50 per stay
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property from 1 July 2022. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

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
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, cash and mobile payments

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Old Penang Hotel Trang Road George Town
Old Penang Hotel Trang Road
Old Penang Trang Road
Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road) George Town
Old Penang Hotel (Trang Road) Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

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Overall score and ratings

3.7

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 8 out of 33 reviews
5 - Excellent 24%
Rating 4 - Good. 14 out of 33 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 33 reviews
3 - Okay 21%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 33 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 33 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

3.3/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

3.3/5

Amenities

3.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice building concept! plus fit for solo traveller.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Location and you get what you paid
Location is great. TV not working. Bathroom smells bad.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020