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Love Lane Inn Reviews

54 Love Lane, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

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261 Total Reviews
  • 49%Value For Money
  • 54%Security
  • 71%Location
  • 46%Staff
  • 54%Atmosphere
  • 34%Cleanliness
  • 49%Facilities

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The hostel need some major refurbishment.

  • 15th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


Worst bed bag trap I ve ever been . Chinese owner is a fuc**ing joke .


a hostel with perfect atmosphere full of hippie people, I would only reproach the rather uncomfortable mattresses

  • 23rd Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Czech Republic
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Besides being very dirty, a fact easy to overlook as a backpacker on a budget, a big problem was the staff. The owner of the hostel not only "forget" to inform us about the curfew, which of course left us locked out of the hostel, he also took his time in opening the gates. When he finally opened the gates an hour later, he found it necessary to yell at us for apparently no reason but for waking him. The hostel next door costs only 5 RM more (Red Inn Heritage) but much cleaner and friendlier!


Worst hostel so far on my three months trip through south-east asia. The beds are so worn out it feels like sleeping on the ground. The facilities are dirty, but the worst thing about this hostel is the staff. The man with the long hair aka 'The boss', as the rest of the staff calls him, is rude and unhelpful and you can't discuss anything with him. He'll say 'final' and walk away from the conversation.

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