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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Penaga Georgetown
Exceptional service in an exceptionally beautiful hotel. Fantastic location but quietly hidden in a little side street. I would and am recommending everyone to stay here if they are in Penang. The only place have ever heard of a free minibar! The owners have done a fantastic job and you can read about their journey and where all of your pictures in your room come from - it's really very personal. The breakfast was lovely and I can't say enough about the friendliness of the ALL of the staff.
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Travel Blogs from Georgetown
Monday 28th October
The day dawned bright, and remained so – and HOT! Umbrella sunshades out! Penang is not as ordered as Singapore nor as charming as Melaka but somehow has a bit of both.
This old quarter of George Town seems to be mainly Chinese shophouses in various states of repair – our hotel has been …
Sunday October 27th
The heavy night rain cleared by the morning, and after a breakfast of waffles and omelette we hit the road. Well we went back to Tanah Rata looking for an ATM which rejected both our Lloyds and Barclays cards. What's the point of telling your bank you are going away?? It drives me nuts – other people …
We took a joint bus, ferry ticket to our first stop in Malaysia, Langkawi. This large island is right at the border of Malaysia and Thailand. At this point in our trip, we had become a little bit behind schedule as we had spent extra days in Koh Phi Phi and Phuket. We cut Langkawi a day short. We spent our only day in Langkawi at the beach. Although picturesque, the beaches in Thailand were rocky with lots of coral ...
... and Aryan orders some fried rice to refrain him from eating his own arm in the interim. Finally she arrives and I ask her that old familiar question
''Which one no fish, no seafood?'
'This one prawn'
'No prawn - pork?' I ask hopefully
'This one shrimp' She spays with an impressive amount of Saliva squirting through her wonky teeth
'No shrimp - Pork?'
'SCCCTTHHRRIMP' she sprays again. I decide to give up in fear of needing a change ...
We arrived in Penang in the evening and after finding our hotel we went straight out for dinner in little India. We found a restaurant near by and ate there. I had an egg roti canai which is a bit like a savoury pancake which you eat with your hands and dunk into different curry sauces. It was delish. The roti and a fresh mint and lime drink cost less than £2 so I was pretty ...