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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
8.7
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

The unique project that will offer an extraordinary authentically experience to those ones who want to discover the true nature of mysterious, magical George Town. Drippin' Dragon is more than just a hostel, it is a home for our team, our guests. Here, in this very special place for all of us, we are connected by a strong family feel. We are all true wanderers here, sharing the same passion - to travel, to explore, to fulfil our lives with the beautiful moments, smiles, with wonderful people from all over the world.
Oh! Did we mention, we are also a pet-friendly hostel!
Located at 32 Jalan Hutton, we have utilised a gem of a heritage building (150 years old), in the heart of George Town’s UNESCO World Heritage to bring you a new and exciting place to stay!

Drippin’ Dragon is just a short walk away from:
- the island's 2nd main bus station
- China Town
- 3 major malls
- numerous cafes
- museums
- temples
- street food
- speakeasy hidden bars
- heritage arts
- and much more...

Stay with us and enjoy:

- cuddles from our in house cat :)
- late sleep in (especially after a night out on the town) - check-out before 12 pm
- chill and sunbathe BY THE POOL with awesome cocktails and beers

THINGS TO NOTE:
- Air Conditioner will be switch off from 12 pm - 5 pm. ( may request to switch on at the reception if you plan to take a nap )
- There is a house cat.

***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Cancellation policy: At least 1-day advance notice for free cancellation.
2. Check-in from 14:00 noon to 23:00.
3. Check out from 08:00 am to 12:00 pm
4. Payment upon arrival by cash only.
5. Age restriction: 17+.
6. Reception working hours 08:00-23:00. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.1

  • Security 8.4

  • Location 9.2

  • Staff 9.0

  • Atmosphere 9.1

  • Cleanliness 8.2

  • Facilities 8.3


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    19 Jun 2020
    Too bad I‘m only staying for a night. It was excellent!
    Malaysia, All Male Group, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    16 Mar 2020
    Couldn't fault this hostel at all. The staff are next level, they get you involved, chat with you, make you feel welcome. Swimming pool is a big bonus. Common area is great to watch movies, eat and chat to other guests and the beds are great too. The whole vibe of the hostel was on point and I enjoyed every second of my stay. The location is perfect for everything that you need in town. Showers and bathrooms are super clean too. If you're staying anywhere in Georgetown, it has to be here!
    Scotland, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    26 Feb 2020
    Great spot to chill out !...... Swimming pool, bar, tv with movies galore..... Well situated within the old Penang. The atmosphere is great and the stuff very nice and capable. I would go back there anytime again if opportunity rose....
    Australia, Male, 41+
  • 9.4

    Superb

    09 Mar 2020
    Can’t fault this place! Full of friendly people, great for solo backpackers and partying. Staff are absolutely lovely and organised a ferry to langkawi for us with transfers. Some of the showers were broke when I was there but never had an issue waiting for the showers. Would recommend getting a smaller dorm because the bigger dorms can get a bit hot. Overall a great place to stay!
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    19 Feb 2020
    Great location, you can walk to all the attractions within George Town. The beds are paper-thin, I have never slept on a thinner mattress I don't think. Also, there are like 30 beds in a room, three high, so I didn't really sleep all that well. You can definitely find a party here if you are looking. There is an above ground pool but no one was in it while I was there. If you are looking for a social and nice place for cheaper than this is the place!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    23 Feb 2020
    I ended up staying here for nearly 2 weeks in total whilst in Malaysia. It has all of the facilities you need and more. It is well kept and all of the staff are professional and helpful as well as friendly and more than happy to join you for afew drinks. The pool and bar area are also great and there is also a great atmosphere every day and night whether you want to chill out and relax or play drinking games and party. No complaints, great hostel!
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    22 Feb 2020
    Well run hostel. Never stayed in a 24 bed dorm before but it is not bad. Eight bed units three units high. Most beds are similar to a box with the bottom bunk being at floor level. Good location for nearby restaurants and other necessities. Has a large fridge and electric oven for limited on site cooking. Has water dispensing machines. Common area and pool are very good. Lockers cost 3 RM for security but will not accommodate large backpacks/ Bathroom close to but not adjacent. Recommed
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    28 Feb 2020
    After travelling for 5 months and just sitting on tiny stools, rigid wooden chairs, or the floor, it was an absolute treat to see massive couches here! I can't remember the last time I was so comfortable. It's worth it to stay here just for that
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 5.1

    Rating

    04 Mar 2020
    If you want to get any sleep - don't come here. Dorms were way too crmaoed with no space or security for luggage. Slept at the top of a triple bunk bed with no barrier so not safe at all. Beds had plastic wrap on them so very uncomfortable and loud. Rooms too hot. Staff were very intimidating as we came in, with the man very aggressive and abrupt as he showed us around. Although, the place does have a good atmosphere by the bar and pool area in the evenings. Definitely better places to stay
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 4.9

    Rating

    25 Feb 2020
    We where staying here for 3 Nights. And it was not worth it. The staff is okay, helpful but still not that Nice. The bed was dirty when we Got in the room, and you slept really bad because there is plastic under the sheeds, so you get really hot during the Night. Worst of it all there was s**t all over one of the toilets and they did not clean it when we where there. So i guess that non of the toilets was cleaned. I would not recomend to stay at this hostel!!!
    Denmark, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cots Available
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
Services
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi


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