When you travel, there are always plenty of options when it comes to choosing accommodations. If you are seeking the authentic experience of living in George Town, here are the 10 boutique hotels that you shouldn’t have missed out.
A contiguous row of Anglo-Chinese terrace houses built in the late 19th century. The hotel is full with traditional Chinese architecture, classical decorative details from England and Peranakan cultured interior design.
The Edison George Town, Penang
A beautifully restored Colonial mansion, combines modern and traditional elements with quality and charm, set in the heart of historical George Town, Penang.
A 1920s Peranakan shophouse transformed into a boutique heritage hotel in Penang. With an added advantage of a lovely swimming pool, the hotel offers an authentic and unique stay in George Town.
Ren I Tang Heritage Inn
A result of a 2-year long restoration project on a 19th century Early Straits Eclectic styled building located at the core zone of George Town. It offers quality accommodation with maintaining the main characteristics of Southeast Asian shophouse such as air wells, corridor ways, five foot walkways, wooden staircase and Chinese roof tiles.
Jawi Peranakan Mansion
A genteel Anglo-Indian style hotel providing the nostalgia experience of the Jawi Peranakan era in the heart of George Town Heritage Sites.
Nam Keng Hotel
A restored heritage house which is made up of three combined shophouse units that was built in the early 1900s. This boutique hotel retains the original Straits-Chinese architectural characteristics and mix of cultures Penang.
A collection of Edwardian era buildings that was transformed into a contemporary and affordable luxury accommodation located in the heart of George Town UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Reunion Heritage House
A fashionable boutique hotel which was once a warehouse featuring the Southern Chinese Eclectic style that was built around 1840-1900s. The hotel provides luxury and comfortable bedding and retro-chic fitting.
Yeng Keng Hotel
A stylish and elegant Anglo-Indian bungalow residence in the 1800s with 19 rooms and suites that guarantee the comfort and exclusivity. The boutique hotel is located in one of the oldest surviving and intact 19th century buildings at the heart of George Town.
Magpie Heritage – Hideaway
A modern and stylish George Town city-centre boutique residence providing comfort and luxury with unparalleled room amenities. It is perfectly located for short walks to most of the attractions, cafes and restaurants in George Town.
No matter you are here for leisure or business, it is assured that you will receive with friendly and wholehearted hospitality throughout your stay in George Town. Which accommodation best suits your style? Comment below and let us know!