I booked 2 connecting rooms during the festive period. The hotel wasn't packed with tourist or locals who returned to Penang for Chinese New Year celebrations. The hotel has been around for a long time but it is surprisingly very well maintained and clean unlike the neighbouring…
We stayed here a year ago and had a comfortable stay. The location was central and even though Gurney Drive is no longer a sea-front, it did not bother us. We had three rooms on the non-smoking floor. The rooms were big and had all the usual amenities though furnishings were a…
Marble floors and bathrooms, ornate timber, huge ceilings, a classic spiral staircase to the ballroom. Gym has sauna and hot and cold cacuzzi, great to de-stress. Comfortable and adequate to launch into Penang.
The chair was wobbly, It must be at least 20 years old. Beds were hard and pillows were too old. i would throw away such pillows. Was supplied with a hand towel for 2 people. Asked for them this morning at 7 am and never came even after 35 mins. Took 3 phone calls and had to…
Great room, great breakfast, nice kids activity room. Value for money. Quality beddings and linens too. Highlight is the free in room drinks in the fridge. And fruits! Such a nice touch. Only the pool is a bit boring for family getaway.
"We always choose an ocean facing room"
"The beach view is now obscured with construction so it probably doesn't matter"
"Land reclamation going on, whether room has seaview or not is unimportant."
"Choose rooms on higher floors, either city view or sea view. Both views are just as good."
"comfortable room and bed, 16th floor, with good view"