Georgetown City Hotel - Penang

ex. Berjaya Penang Hotel

Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350  show map
 4 stars
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Georgetown City Hotel - Penang

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

Featuring a spa center, an indoor swimming pool and an outdoor swimming pool, the 4-star Georgetown City Hotel offers 320 individual guestrooms.

The city center is 20 minute walking distance from the hotel. This property is located in the heart of Penang.

Shoppers will enjoy beautiful location close to a shopping mall, a supermarket and entertainment outlets.

Penang International airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Georgetown City Hotel.

Rooms

The rooms in Georgetown City Hotel come with an in-room safe, a writing desk, climate control, satellite TV and a seating area. They feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The property offers a lounge restaurant serving Chinese cuisine. Guests are welcome to the Cosy Ambiance Of The bar to relax with a drink. Cassis Restaurant and Nandos are situated in a cultural area, about 300 meters from the venue.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of MYR 15.08 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers free private parking, a baggage storage and a safe deposit box along with computers, a slide projector and a movie projector to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

On-site entertainment facilities include live music and live performances. A gym and a fitness center are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   21.  Number of rooms:   320.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Drugstore/Pharmacy
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Halal food

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of MYR 81.62 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350

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City Center
  • Penang
    1.7 km
Airports
  • Penang International (PEN)
    16.3 km
Restaurants
  • Cassis Restaurant
    260 m
  • Bella Italia (cuisine: Italian)
    380 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    21
  • Number of rooms:
    320

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Rooms and availability

Georgetown City Hotel photos Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 27 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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Double room

Room facilities
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    Junior Suite
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 41 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub/shower combination
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    Room facilities
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      Superior Room
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed
      Size: 27 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Superior Room

      Room facilities
        Superior Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Georgetown City Hotel - Penang Penang location
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          Hotel Address:

          Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Penang
            1.7 km
          Airports
          • Penang International (PEN)
            16.3 km
          Restaurants
          • Cassis Restaurant
            260 m
          • Bella Italia (cuisine: Italian)
            380 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of floors:
            21
          • Number of rooms:
            320

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          Georgetown City Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1.6 km

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Khoo Kongsi - 4.0 km
          • Fort Cornwallis - 4.3 km
          • Penang Jetty - 4.6 km

          Golf courses and Country clubs

          • Penang Hill - 4.2 km

          Local attractions

          • Penang Hill - 2.7 km
            Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
          • P Ramlee Gallery - 2.7 km
            40A Jalan P Ramlee (formerly Counter Hall), Georgetown
          • Pinang Peranakan Museum - 4.2 km
            29 Church Street, Georgetown
          • Acheen Street Mosque - 2.7 km
            Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
          • Komtar - 3.3 km
            Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia

          Near the hotel

          • Dharmikarama Burmese Temple - 790 m
            Lorong Burma, Georgetown
          • Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple - 880 m
            Jalan Kebun Bunga, Georgetown
          • Penang Botanical Gardens - 1.1 km
            Jalan Air Terjun, Georgetown
          • Wat Chayamangkalaram - 790 m
            Lorong Burma, Georgetown
          • Ibox Museum of Glass Penang - 920 m
            80-O Jalan Mount Erskine, Georgetown

          Restaurants nearby

          • Cassis Restaurant - 260 m

            Address: Burmah Road

            66% likes this, based on 40 reviews
            Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 16

          • Nandos - 440 m

            Address: Gurney Plaza

            61% likes this, based on 27 reviews
            Cuisine: International, African, Healthy, Peruvian

          • Chillis - 670 m

            Address: G Hotel

            Cuisine: American

          • Bella Italia - 380 m

            Address: Belissa Row Pulau Tikus

            69% likes this, based on 50 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: CAD 21 - CAD 28

          • Oh Sushi - 630 m

            Address: 3E-G-5, Block E, Ground Floor

            65% likes this, based on 38 reviews
            Cuisine: Japanese

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of floors:
            21
          • Number of rooms:
            320

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          3 stars
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          4 stars
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          Georgetown City Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Georgetown City Hotel

          Average guest rating

          6.4out of 10
          Good
          Based on 122 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Family with children
            9.2

            any time to check in late,no hassle.

            car park area still lack of secureness.

          • Family with children
            3.2

            The hotel is really old and did not meet my expecation. Further for the junior suite, it does not have much ammenities, no hair dryer, no refreshments in the fridge and the room is not very clean.

          • Family with children
            3.2

            Such a inefficient hotel. Such a big hotel but only 2 computers proceeds with check-in, the staffs are slow and inefficient, the room even not ready by 3pm. Toilet was not clean and still have some hair in the toilet bowl. Outlook of hotel so rundown, parking space so limited, very limited choice of food surrounding area shopping area also far away. Is not convenience without car. Is really cant classify for 4 star hotel as they claim.

          • Family with children
            7.0

            Good service and attention. Value for money.

            Other guests on my floor were making a lot of noise and woke my baby (all this at 12midnight - 1am). After informing the Front Counter twice, the other guests were still noisy, walking in and out of their rooms, talking loudly to each other, complaining to each other, etc.

          • Family with children
            5.8

            Bus stop to/from airport in front of the hotel, near adventist hospital

            They didnt vacuum the carpet everyday . not too clean lobby, corridor

          • Single
            6.4

            Basically everything is ok, except for the floor carpet, never vacuum, kind of dirty. Wifi needs to pay,MYR5/hour.

          • Couple
            6.6

            The room was big and spacious. Me and my gf loved it.

            The staff are not friendly and the service is poor. The aircon stopped working, they said they were going to change my room but they never gave crap about us they left in the same room.

          • Older travelers
            6.6

            The location of the hotel is quite good within walking distance to gurney drive and pulau tikus market. The room I stayed is generally quite clean and have good facilities good except the toilet facilities as commented below.

            Lack of staff manning the counter. During check out time, there was only one or two staff manning the reception and cashier counters. Hotel's toilet in room not really clean and also the toilet at lobby is very dirty and wet. The hotel's toilet does not have hair blower/dryer and shampoo which are generally provided by most hotels at this price range. Poor direction to hotel's car park. Upon entry into the complex, there was no clear sign of the hotel car park ( which is further up ). There are about 3 entries to separate car park and initially I parked wrongly at the shopping complex car park. You need to improve on car park direction.

          • Older travelers
            6.6

            staff very friendly and helpful hotel location is a plus

            Airconditioning don't work well i.e. not cold enough, even after maintenance staff fixed it. As our stay was 2 days only we did not press matter further.

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            The location was good, helpful bell boy n reception. Shopping mall just next to hotel.

            Hotel looks old n not very clean. Not value for money.

          • Family with children
            6.6

            Friendly staffs. The only thing is the furniture and design abit old. Should change to lcd tv.

          • Couple
            5.8

            The view was amazing and rate was good

            Not very clean rooms very expensive restaurant

          • Older travelers
            3.2

            I like the sevices.......

            Bed cover ery dirty, I call to customer service they giving very slow n bad service. Air-corn very noisey, they don't solve the problem also. One word 'bad'

          • Single
            6.2

            The hotel is conveniently located in terms of access to the city and good food, close to Gurney Drive.

            When I checked in, I was horrified to hear that "No Smoking" rooms are not available. When I enquired about this with the Front Desk staff I was even more horrified to be told that Berjaya is a "Smoking hotel". I travel extensively and this is the first time I have heard of such a thing. Clearly Berjaya Hotel is out of touch with both national and international standards and trend. Just Google "smoke free hotels" and you will get 18,600,000 hits. The front desk staff was very polite and explained to me that "No Smoking" rooms are difficult to enforce and that is the reason. I noticed Berjaya Hotel has "No durian" policy which is being strictly enforced. This policy has no legal basis yet the hotel has chosen to make this a hotel policy and enforce it strictly. So poor enforcement of a policy is just an excuse. I will never stay in Berjaya Hotel again and will never recommend it to anybody.

          • Couple
            7.4

            The place is walking distance to Gurney Drive, Penang's Food Centre.

            The hotel does not allow us to check out at 1.00pm.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Georgetown City Hotel - Penang Penang location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Penang
            1.7 km
          Airports
          • Penang International (PEN)
            16.3 km
          Restaurants
          • Cassis Restaurant
            260 m
          • Bella Italia (cuisine: Italian)
            380 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of floors:
            21
          • Number of rooms:
            320

          Hotel Awards

          MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPenangGeorgetown City Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Malaysia

          Use Badge