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Yeng Keng Hotel

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Yeng Keng Hotel allows guests another reason to love Penang, Malaysia. Once an Anglo-Indian bungalow residence in the 1800s, was restored and now one of the best-restored properties in George Town.Elegant and stylish, our 19 rooms and suites guarantee comfort and exclusivity. Each one features vintage furniture and wooden panel floors. Everything—from pillows and linens to wall art down to the carpet—are tastefully picked and organized. Most of these rooms also come with patios that offer views of charming Chulia Street. There’s also a swimming pool, a function room and a courtyard where you can hold events like weddings, parties, and other social functions. Lastly, there’s a limousine service and tour desk if you want to further explore the country. The boutique hotel is located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of George Town—a city known for its pre-war architecture, fascinating culture, authentic restaurants, and religious structures.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
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Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
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From checking in ( very nice cinnamon welcome drink ) till the moment we left, we had a wonderful experience at this hotel. When staying here it’s like going back 100 years in time ( in a good way! ). Loved the details in decorations throughout the place and was impressed with
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Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. A short trip, but the hotel and staffs give lot of impression. Their hospitality felt when arrived to the hotel and check in. The hotel building is a 200+ years old house that renovated to become a hotel. Though centuries old building, it is
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Excellent location to walk around Georgetown. Staff very friendly and helpful. The room was small but clean and confortable beds. The small swimming pool very welcoming after walking around. The breakfast could be improve, natural yoghurt not always available and not alot
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Everything was fine . And we recommanded everyone to have dinner at the food court called Red Garden very close to the hotel about 10 minutes by foot. At tea time let go to China house for its gorgeous cakes.
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Enjoyable friendly good location comfortable stay. Would come back if coming again. Used the pool and enjoyed breakfast too. Walkable from the ferry terminal. Staff were courteous and helpful. Pleasant stay. Thank you.
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The Mansion Double Room at the Yeng Keng Hotel
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I need a baby crib for my 15 month old. Does hotel have??.?
No idea. Our daughter was with us. But she is 31.
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Hi, do most of the local businesses and attractions accept cash?
Yes, in fact its easier to use cash than credit cards
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Hotel won't ask for marriage certs from couples. Thank you.
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Yes ample car park inside
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There is free WiFi in the hotel. We had no problem at all. It is a very nice small hotel with obliging staff.
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"Bed was a bit too short for tall people.."
"We had a lovely room at the front of the hotel, overlooking the courtyard and street - just perfect,"
"Beds are hard as expected in South East Asia "
"Expand your horizon - relax in one of the many public seating areas in the hotel."
"We had a pool view"
US$88 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MalaysiaPenangPenang IslandGeorge Town
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