Haziq Funn

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Best Hotels in Penang, Malaysia

The best hotels in Penang are well-deserved winners for their laidback, carefree atmosphere, comprehensive onsite facilities and unexpected extra in-room amenities. Some selections ooze urban sophistication, while others are rich with heritage appeal, but no matter which you choose, you are practically guaranteed a comfortable and relaxing stay. A must-visit destination in Malaysia, Penang’s Georgetown is filled with old world charm and lots of quirky character.

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Macalister Mansion
when you stay at Macalister Mansion, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram and Fort Cornwallis. Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out The Dining Room, one of 2 restaurants, which serves French cuisine.2 bars/lounges and an outdoor pool are other highlights at this upscale hotel, and rooms offer up nice touches like free minibar items and MP3 docks.

G Hotel Kelawai

G Hotel Kelawai is a luxurious five-star hotel in Georgetown that features stylish guestrooms and suites as well as modern facilities and quality service, promising a pleasant stay experience in Penang.It is a 10-minute walk to Gurney Plaza, Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram, and Dhammikarama Burmese Buddhist Temple, while the One-stop Midlands Park Centre is a mere five-minute walk away.Penang International Airport is a 30-minute drive from the property.Featuring 208 contemporary guestrooms and suites with floor-to-ceiling windows, guests can enjoy in-room amenities such as air-conditioning, LCD television with satellite channels, complimentary Wi-Fi, mini bar, seating area, work desk, and wardrobe.

The Light Hotel

The Light Hotel Seberang Jaya is a newcomer to the hotel scene in Penang, located in Bandar Seberang Jaya, making it a fantastic option for travellers looking to stay close to the town commercial centre where shopping, dining and nightlife action is abundant.The five star Light Hotel Seberang Jaya is home to 303 fresh guestrooms dressed in classic hotel style, with a neutral colour palette of beige, brown and white, with sizes between 270sqft to 3200sqft.Divided into 12 categories, it is great for both business travellers and families.