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Roommates Penang

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  • Perfect Location
  • Brilliant Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Brilliant Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Housed in a pre-war 2-storey “Straits Settlement” style shop house. It is strategically located inside the Inner Core of UNESCO Heritage Site and is within walking distance to all the touristic attractions and Penang famous Street Food .

It has a carved timber solid door, gable end, air vents and a air-well(Chinese influence) . A five foot-way for pedestrians to walk, away from the hot tropical climate and to shelter if it rains. A typical Chinese house will have an altar at the entrance on the right hand corner for the burning of incense and offerings during festive season.

For more information go to penangshophouse.blogspot.com or www.gtwhi.com.my.
The place has been renovated and converted into a hostel with 8-bed mixed dorm, 4-bed male or female dorm to cater to budget travelers and back packers at affordable price. The high ceiling, wooden floors , air-well are being retained in compliance with the Georgetown Heritage guidelines. But some of the old system like bucket and squatting toilets have been replaced with modern toilets and the place always kept clean and tidy . It is now equipped with air-conditioners in all the rooms, comfortable beds with curtains for privacy, hot/cold showers. Towels and blankets are included at no extra charge, steel security lockers are available. Free, fast and reliable wifi and internet services. Breakfast with free flow of coffee/tea. NO other Hidden cost . No curfew.

Opposite is “PIT STOP” café serving all day continental and western breakfast , pasta, sandwiches, etc. Two doors away is Penang famous “teh tarik” or “pull tea” stall. 100 meters( 2 minutes walk) to the right along the main Chulia Street you can savor Penang Street Food “Food Paradise of Asia” – curry laksa, wonton mee, satay, char koay teow, sar hor fun, lok lok, lorbak and many more. Check them out www.visitpenang.gov.my .

Come, stay, experience and feel the rich diverse culture of Georgetown, Penang at Roommates where the Malays, Chinese and Indian live harmoniously together. Make this a life time unforgettable experience.

Important:

There is a no refund policy for rooms that are paid and booked for.

We will reserve the beds for you and keep it until 6pm (the latest), if you book without any payments.

Our guesthouse is not suitable for young children and elderly guests.

Drug trafficking is a very serious offence in Malaysia.'

When travelling by public buses make sure you have some loose change.

Tax on arrival: MYR 2.00 Per bed Per Night
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Thu 21 Sep 2017 - Sun 24 Sep 2017 Change

Room Summary

Thu 21st September 2017 - Sun 24th September 2017

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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Linen Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Towels Included
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Internet Access
General
  • Common Room
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Hot Showers
  • Reading Light
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Safe Deposit Box
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

There is a no refund policy for rooms that are paid and booked for.

We will reserve the beds for you and keep it until 6pm (the latest), if you book without any payments.

Our guesthouse is not suitable for young children and elderly guests.

Drug trafficking is a very serious offence in Malaysia.'

When travelling by public buses make sure you have some loose change.

Tax on arrival: MYR 2.00 Per bed Per Night

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay


Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" Nice nice and nice the shower is great The smell In A dorm was a bit wired ( maybe durian) but it wasn't that much . The hostel located in a really nice area and easy to find a food "

- theeraponangsupanich9136
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