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Cititel Penang

No. 66 Penang Road, George Town (Penang) 10000, Malaysia
+60 4370 1188

AED 195+

Overall guest ratings

8.0/10 Good
Based on 3,140 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 9.2
  • 5.2

Good to know

  • Great reception
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Strategically situated within Upper Penang Road (UPR), in the city’s heritage enclave of George Town, Penang, Malaysia, Cititel Penang offers 451 comfortably and well-appointed guestrooms of various categories with panoramic sea views and heritage views of the city, the north and south channels including the iconic Penang Bridge.

    Just 5 minutes from the Penang Ferry Terminal and a mere 20 minutes’ drive from the Penang International Airport, guests will appreciate the convenience of its proximity to the cultural and Unesco-listed historical sites, the city’s shopping (quaint shops, bazaars, shopping malls), dining and entertainment precincts whilst being just a stone’s throw away from the city’s commercial, government and financial hub. Guests of this hotel in Penang Island will be pleased to know that the beach is within reach too - the famed Batu Feringghi Beach is only 30 minutes away by car.

    Guests of Cititel Penang will be spoilt for choice when it comes to dining – the three in-house restaurants present a refreshing, indulging dining experience; be it at the 24-hour Main Street Café which serves local, Asian and International cuisine, the Kirishima Japanese Restaurant or the Zhonghua Gourmet Restaurant.

    The choices are endless, even while eating out as there are many reputable eateries, local hawker stalls, open-air coffee shops, stylish cafes and pubs within walking distance from the hotel, all along UPR - the city’s entertainment and dining hotspot!

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    Cititel Penang

    Amenities

    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Indoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • Free parking
    • Coffee shop
    • Safe
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 3,152 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
      8.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 80%."
      8.3 "Management was excellent, said 83%."
      7.8 "78% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      9.4 "94% were happy with the shuttle service."
      8.6 "86% were happy with the room service."
      10.0 "Hotel security was great, thought 100%."
    • 9.3 "Food is to die for."
      9.4 "94% loved the menu selection."
      8.9 "89% loved the dining experience."
    • 9.2 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.4 "Easily accessible by car, said 94%."
      8.0 "80% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.9 "Breakfast is good."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 1,134 reviews
    • 9.4 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "Housekeeping was great, according to 83%."
      8.7 "Management was excellent, said 87%."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.5 "65% said the wifi quality was bad."

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 1,134 reviews
    • 9.3 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "Housekeeping was great, according to 83%."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.8 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.1 "Good cleanliness."
      7.4 "74% said rooms were clean."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
      1.1 "89% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      4.9 "51% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.2 "68% had problems with the shower."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 378 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.4 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.0 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 7.2 "Good cleanliness."
      7.4 "74% said rooms were clean."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 504 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
      7.7 "Housekeeping was great, according to 77%."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.1 "Beds were acceptable for 51%."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
    Hotel type
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Great reception"
    "Friendly service"
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