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Ipoh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall i enjoyed my stay, my only feedback is the parking space is limited, i do mean very limited . The location is great for any local food which is just by walking distance , breakfast is provide, yet less choices of variety of food, basic creamer is not available , i had to use milk for cereal as creamer...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spend 3 nights at the hotel which is very comfy and welcoming. The breakfast is descent but lacks meat. The pool is quite small but comes handy in the hot hours. There are plenty of local food shops near by. The hotel is walking distance to all main attractions in old town and it's very close to the Komtar...

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Thank armandb696
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The front desk staff is nice and helpful. It's great locations to enjoy all the famous local Street foods. The only let down was the toilet in our room smell like urine everywhere . They to give the toilet a proper clean.

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Thank Kendrick T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location: Good, near famous local hawker food. Rooms: Comfortable and clean. Beds were awesome. Wifi: Yes but limited to 5 devices. Breakfast: Limited and not enough eggs to serve all customers. Good to see they have an expresso machine! Limited parking space.. this is what brought their points down!

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Manchester
Reviewed 1 week ago

1. First room smelt strongly of sewage, we then changed rooms and the second had ants and the bathroom smelt of fish. 2. Breakfast was poor and not worth paying for. Poor selection, toaster was broken, most of the food was gone. 3. Manager tried to accommodate us and offered free lunch for our troubles which was nice. 4. Taxi...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was great, staff so friendly, i need to extend and no need to change the room. The room enough for 4 of us. It is clean. Easy to get meals. It was safety and convenience was just great. We are enjoy stay there.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is clean and free from smell. Nice shampoo, liquid shower soap and hand soap. Happy with the counter service as they are quick to assist in passing us the local tourist maps. The location is good as it is convenient to even walk to most of the interesting areas in the city. It is also convenient to travel...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is good but they only have a limited parking. Front also no parking n their own private parking only have about 7 lots only. Tat make me feel abit upset Staff are friendly. Room quite clean and location good to look for food.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take my advice..chhose only if all hotel are fully book..horrible smell.svs of their staff is good ..but the place is far from good..most smelly budget hotel i had experience.their lighting in the room are too bright..very little parking space.

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Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is easy to spot in the area, and well-known to cab drivers - useful as we went sightseeing via cabs. The reception staff is flexible and friendly, allowed us to check in 3 hours in advance without prior arrangement. Room is impeccably clean, complete with complimentary mineral water and instant coffee&tea. Door lock is secure, shower water pressure...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
GLOW Penang gets the modern traveller's needs just right, with ease and convenience as a guiding principle. The surprise of the ordinary done well and desire to provide guests with precisely what they need. GLOW Penang focuses on five crucial elements for today's on the go travellers: ~ Satisfying breakfast ~ Access to a fitness centre. ~ A delicious bed and pillows ~ An excellent shower experience ~ Free high-quality Wi-Fi in every guest room The 131 room GLOW Penang is the 4th hotel worldwide under the GLOW (Invision Hospitality) brand and the first GLOW in Malaysia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GLOW Penang

Address: 101 Macalister, George Town, Penang Island 10400, Malaysia (Formerly Grand Paradise Hotel)
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: €33 - €81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — GLOW Penang 3*
Number of rooms: 131
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