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Museum Hotel

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Overview
No. 76 Jalan A.S Mansoor Off Transfer Road, George Town, Penang Island 10050 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Truly wonderful staff, a beautiful old building with well cared for artefacts dotted around, and a quiet location still close to all main places of interest in Georgetown. In my experience it is very rare indeed to find such helpful and dedicated service within the...More

Thank Magoo32
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very comfortable hotel in a great location in Georgetown. 15 minutes walking distance to the famous street art, close to love lane, etc. + they can provide bicycles free of charge (if available). The room was spacious and clean, very comfortable. Decoration has an old...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right in the middle of the cultural colonial Georgetown this hotel has restored my faith in budget travel!!! The building itself is outstanding!! The location is perfect!! Quite street within access to everywhere!! But it's the staff that make it a memorial stay!! Can't thank...More

1  Thank Niki W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I stayed here in October 2018 for 3 nights. This 3-star hotel located not far from Penang street and Chulia street -around 10 mins walk. It has 2 storey and was decorated in beautiful Penang-Chinese style. Lobby was beautiful and breakfast which...More

Thank FoodSpace T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel if you want a little piece of old Georgetown. Location a little of the main track but only 10mi a from Komtar a 15 from the old town. I loved the detail in the hotel and the old photos. Bathrooms not modern...More

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Description
Step back in time and savour the opulence of a bygone era at the Museum Hotel. Located in a restored historic building in the heart of George Town, this gem of a boutique hotel offers a unique glimpse into More the golden past of this world heritage listed city. Each spacious, luxuriously appointed themed suite is one-of-a-kind, and a guests-only museum within the hotel features a remarkable private antique collection. Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Penang while you indulge your senses in luxury at the Museum Hotel. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$35 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Museum Hotel Penang/George Town, Malaysia
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$35 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Museum Hotel Penang/George Town, Malaysia
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Room & Suite (210)
Dining (70)
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Amenities (33)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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GracyKay1984
3 October 2018|
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Response from MuseuMHotelPg | Property representative |
Sorry for late reply. Yes, we do have a lift access to all the room floor. Please be informed our quadruple room and triple room has a in-room stare case. meaning you have to take stare case to go up to bedroom. It might... More
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cindyanisamaharani
31 May 2018|
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Response from MuseuMHotelPg | Property representative |
Hi Room deposit collected upon your check in via cash only and government tax can be paid upon check out or check in via cash as well. Thanks
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Sharontls
24 October 2017|
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Response from Cupidrin | Reviewed this property |
They have an elevator 😊
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Room Tips
"Room 105 was good"
Kaat88
2 weeks ago
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"Never dine at the Hotel the Chef is very rude aggresive and poor customer service"
georgepH8648DH
6 Oct 2018
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"Different room types: make sure you choose the one that best fits your purpose."
bingocard
5 Aug 2018
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"The room we were in didn't have a wardrobe. Hanging space was limited (a few hooks) and we could have..."
cheecity
25 Jun 2018
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