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    YMCA International Hostel Penang

    Ymca International Hostel Jalan Macalister, George Town, Penang Island 10450, Malaysia
    Lowest prices for your stay
    8/10/2017 9/10/2017
    Traveller (13)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good49%
    • Average31%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible7%
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    “decent stay” (3 reviews)
    “free wifi” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pets Allowed
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    8 Oct9 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    21 - 25 of 55 reviews

    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    there is no perfect hotel any where in the world. It all depends on what you value and your expectation. for instance. What I can share with you on my experience is most hotels don't maintain their air conditioning well in their guest rooms so...More

    Thank SiTanNY
    Reviewed 19 October 2014

    Stayed in the hostel for 3 days 2 nights for a workshop. The hostel lived up to its motto “Your Home Away from Home”. Staff friendly and helpful especially the receptionists. Free tourist leaflets on Penang Island are readily available. Free Wifi though slow. Rooms...More

    3  Thank AvidTraveller007Ip
    Reviewed 15 September 2014

    I stayed in this hostel because my dad had a plan to take medication in Island Hospital. This hostel was recommended by my health advisor because its exactly in front of Island hospital. 1. Price: very affordable (start from 82RM) 2. Room: nice, clean white...More

    2  Thank youyi
    Reviewed 24 August 2014

    Overall a pleasant experience. Aircond is cold. Beds comfy. They have astro channels ESPN and Starmovie so u wun really get bored. Internet wise is sufficient enough to facebook, email, though i didnt stream , Speedtest was 4MBPs. Breakfast was either bread cheese ham or...More

    2  Thank blty86
    Reviewed 6 August 2014

    Rooms are big and clean ,but bathrooms are quite smaller.breakfast is not what you can call breakfast,it is too small,infact very very small and limited.it does not fill your stomach.receptionist are helpful.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 71
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Penang >
    • Penang Island >
    • George Town
    • Also Known As
    • Ymca International Hostel Penang Hotel Penang Island ,
    • YMCA International Hostel Penang George Town, Malaysia
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    Traveller (13)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    One Pacific Hotel & Serviced Apartment
    56 reviews
    .44 km away
    Garden Inn
    47 reviews
    .97 km away
    GLOW Penang
    941 reviews
    1.06 km away
    Burmahtel Hotel
    16 reviews
    .68 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Him Heang
    41 reviews
    .70 km away
    Dining Room - Macalister Mansion
    104 reviews
    .55 km away
    Old Green House Restaurant
    57 reviews
    .80 km away
    Living Room - Macalister Mansion
    61 reviews
    .50 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
    708 reviews
    1.13 km away
    Wat Chayamangkalaram
    559 reviews
    1.20 km away
    Colonial Penang Museum
    227 reviews
    1.27 km away
    Old Protestant Cemetery
    304 reviews
    1.20 km away
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    "Take advantage of the complimentary breakfast, it is top notch"
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    "YMCA Hostel Well centered location"
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    "ROOMS are Smelly"
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    "Do not get a room facing the main road. Traffic can be heavy till late night."
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