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Eastern & Oriental Hotel

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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I stayed here in the Victory Annex for 3 nights. My room was ocean front on the 10th floor. The room was beautiful with a large balcony, an extremely comfortable king size bed and a large bathroom with his and her sinks, a large footed...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Writers suites were impressive. They only have four in this category in the old wing. It’s a complete spacious suite with sea view balconies, with separate bedroom, living & dining areas. The furniture is British colonial that is still relevant, hence tastefully appointed. I...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are hotels, and then there are Hotels. The Eastern and Oriental (E&O) Hotel stands out as a must stay hotel in Penang. As soon as you step into the sumptuous lobby of the old heritage wing one is transported back to a bygone era...More

1  Thank Sebastian B
Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you indeed for staying with us and for contributing such a detailed review of our Hotel. We are so pleased to hear that you had a great stay and it would be a pleasure to welcome you back again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This beautiful hotel allows the best of both worlds. The parquet floors and adornment of marble and timber allow you to step back in time but are supported with Wifi and lifts in the Heritage wing. If history is not your vibe then more modern...More

1  Thank Twiddle64
Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the great review about your stay at the Eastern & Oriental Hotel. We are delighted to know that you have enjoyed your stay and it is great to know that we have met the expectations in terms of hotel...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

If only ten stars were available. We stayed here for one week, wanting a chilled out holiday by the pool. We stayed on a bed and breakfast basis and found it to be perfect. The breakfast buffet is huge with cuisines from all over the...More

1  Thank eb3001
Response from EOHPenang, The Management at Eastern & Oriental HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the excellent review and for sharing your stay experience. We are glad to have met your expectations during your one week stay and it would be a pleasure to have you with us again. We certainly look forward to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$156 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in George Town
#1 Business Hotel in George Town
#2 Luxury Hotel in George Town
#3 Romantic Hotel in George Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$156 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in George Town
#1 Business Hotel in George Town
#2 Luxury Hotel in George Town
#3 Romantic Hotel in George Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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luxesolotraveller
25 December 2017|
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Response from boblynnperth | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed our stay in early December, but on one occasion the fruit plate and cutlery were not replaced, perhaps depending on who serviced the room, as it did not happen again. The cooks at breakfast, the view from our... More
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Redfox78
22 November 2017|
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Response from Nigel M | Reviewed this property |
Just returned from staying at the E&O and they have an excellent laundry service - fast, efficient and compared to many hotels I’ve stayed in, very good value. Use it
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asialoverR
9 November 2017|
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Response from wildeastern | Reviewed this property |
The two shopping malls are about ten to 15 minutes drive away ...in a local taxi for about !$15 to $20 . There is a basement mini food court in Gurney Plaza. Not sure about provision of crèche ..but you can enquire. There... More
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"I chose the ocean view room, which was great. It may have been a bit more expensive. There are larger..."
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"Book in is 3 pm and checkout is 2 if you are making flight plans. The 3rd floor and above have great views."
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"Heritage wing, sea facing suites"
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"corner suites are good choice for families as large, request high floor and view towards gurney for amazing..."
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