Grand Continental Hotel - Penang

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

      TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Continental Hotel - Penang Georgetown

      2.50 of 5 stars Fair

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      A travel blog entry by janbernie on Jul 30, 2014

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      ... a high rating with Trip Advisor and I can highly recommend it . We have had some wonderful evenings there when visiting muso's have strutted their style. There is to be a music evening this Friday so I am sure we will be there. We talked the evening away with Jane and Rob,they are from Western Australia and spend 6 months here each year,they have purchased an apartment at Miami Green. They informed us of a fantastic wine shop where you can purchase good quality wines at ...

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      Traveler Photos Grand Continental Hotel - Penang Georgetown

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