Grand Continental Hotel - Penang

68, Jalan Gurdwara , Georgetown, Pulau Penang, Pinang, 10300 , Malaysia | 3 star inn
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Location

This 3 star inn, located on 68, Jalan Gurdwara , Georgetown, is near Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Clan Jetties, Tropical Spice Garden, and Khoo Kongsi.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGrand Continental Hotel - Penang Georgetown

    Reviewed by teflmom

    Nice Hotel, Great Views, Poor Service

    Reviewed May 5, 2013
    by (2 reviews) Droitwich , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    We moved to this hotel from the Hong Ping and what sold it was the amazing view from the room on the 16th floor. The hotel was nice and of a similar standard to a 3 star hotel at home (UK) The service however was bad, staff were very ignorant and in no way wanted to help with anything! Also the rooms have WIFI at a shocking charge of 15RM per 24 hours (about £3) It's free in the lobby, although logs you out about every 5 mins...PAIN!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Continental Hotel - Penang Georgetown

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair
     

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    Traveler Photos Grand Continental Hotel - Penang Georgetown

    View from the Hotel Continental, 5 Penang Rd.
    Pilau Pinang, Penang, Malaysia
    View from the Pool on the 6th floor
    Pilau Pinang, Penang, Malaysia
    Before our night on the town
    Pilau Pinang, Penang, Malaysia