The Edison George Town

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
In-room safe, desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of The Edison George Town

The Edison George Town

4.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
15 Lebuh Leith, George Town, Penang, 10200

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPenang City Hall11 min walk
  • Popular LocationKapitan Keling Mosque12 min walk
  • Popular LocationKOMTAR14 min walk
  • AirportPenang (PEN-Penang Intl.)30 min drive

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About this area

George Town

Located in George Town, The Edison George Town is in the city centre. Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal and Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Padang Kota Lama and Penang Avatar Secret Garden. 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

  • Penang City Hall - 11 min walk
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque - 12 min walk
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion - 13 min walk
  • KOMTAR - 14 min walk
  • Batik Painting Museum Penang - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Penang Sentral - 34 min drive
  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 32 min drive

About this property

The Edison George Town

4-star George Town hotel in Downtown George Town with free breakfast
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, concierge services and dry cleaning.
The Edison George Town offers 35 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, dressing gowns, slippers and complimentary toiletries. This George Town hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, Malay

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 60ยฐC or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

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

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

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

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property from 1 January 2023. 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Property is also known as

Edison George Town Hotel
Edison George Town
The Edison George Town Penang
Edison Hotel
The Edison George Town Hotel
The Edison George Town George Town
The Edison George Town Hotel George Town

Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 227 out of 284 reviews
5 - Excellent 80%
Rating 4 - Good. 49 out of 284 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 284 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 284 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 284 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.8/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love the hospitality from all the staffs. If I need to pick on 1 thing to improve it would have to be the sound proofing especially if you are staying at the lower floor as anyone guest who stays above just need to pull a chair or walk a lil bit harder we would get a full load of the sound. While I am perfectly aware that itโ€™s a colonial building and the owners are preserving it to the best level possible but perhaps additional carpet would do the trick?
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Not crowded.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Accomodation Hiccup
During my stay , the hotel notified that breakfast IS NOT SERVED ( to all guests) , which they had already informed hotels.com among others. On the other hand, Hotels.com had stated on their booking website that a continental breakfast is included in my hotel rate. Please rectify this misinformation.! Thank you.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property is โญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธ I am so in love with the interior and exterior of the property. All the staffs delivered an excellent hospitality. I would definitely come back just to stay here. Recommended without any doubt!
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Superb hospitality. Staff are very friendly & helpful. Cant find any reasons to not like this place. Room is clean, designs are great. Will definitely be back again.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020