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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved staying here! It's cheap, clean and its so comfortabel.. the cheap rooms even have airco! everyone going to george town I recommend them to stay here! the location is great, your not staying in busy chulia lane or love lane! Howie, one off the staff members was so extrememly friendly! when we bought alcohol he would buy for...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the dirtiest room we have stayed in in Asia. We have been travelling around Asia for 5 months and I have no idea how they have such a high score on Agoda. The room was small with a DYI bathroom attached. From the minute we entered the room there were hairs everywhere all over the bed, floor and...

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Thank Polly C
Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like everytime wifi was Not working. Friendly staff. Rooms are a little to noisy. Good location. You can eat good Indian and thai food around the corner. Free water tea and Instant coffee. You can also use the fridge.

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Cheap, decent place to rest for a few days for solo travelers like me. Mr Ahmed was helpful too, allowed me to keep my bags there in their store room even after checking out so I can come back later to get them.

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Thank Ifyani M
Coimbatore, India
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Place is very clean. Host Mr.Howie s coolest host. He s so welcoming. He provided us with maps, food guide and a heritage site map. He guided us the place to eat as well. Best place for backpackers👍🍻👍

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Thank ASWINTH
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

1. The staff members Ahmed and Howie were great guys. Very helpful. 2. Room and bed was comfy. AC worked fine. 3. Toilets and Bathrooms were clean. 4. Nice beautiful heritage House with wooden flooring and staircase. Nice reception too. Remembered the old Goan houses of the days gone by. 5. Shri Anand Bhavan is abt 5min walk where we...

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Thank mullerps
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Hot shower, good bed, own balcony (stayed in the dorm), good price (22 ringit), in little India, everything near by, great owners. All in all: really good place to stay! They have laundry, tickets for busses (but they were very kind to tell me that the one around the corner was actually cheaper than they were) so they are also...

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Thank Tamara J
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel is in the heart of little India and the bus stop is literally a two second walk, if you need to get ANYWHERE! really good location! My boyfriend and I stayed in a double room with shared bathroom... for the price it was really reasonable! The bathrooms were always spotless which is always a bonus 😉 The two...

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Thank 519ellim
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, Basic Rooms (but this is All you need). Shared bathroom, very clean! Hospitable staff and security Card for the night door. No breakfast available but Plenty of free coffee and Tea. In the middle of little India and close to many local and Western restaurants.

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Thank Joep G
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

A lot of people's reviews also depend on what sort of place they stayed previously or what they follow it up with. Over the years of extensive travelling, I've come to admire these rough around the edges sort of places. Where things are not perfect but certainly more value for what you pay. The real charm of such places is...

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Address: 101 Lebuh King, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: €9 - €14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cocoa Mews 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“do not book here”
 of 5 bubbles pollyc444, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are farthest away from the mosque”
 of 5 bubbles 240katiej, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask the staff, they could not be more helpful!!!”
 of 5 bubbles samsA3343BV, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is a bit quieter than the first”
 of 5 bubbles PhilK112, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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