G Inn - Penang

133, Macalister Road Penang, Penang, Malaysia, 10400  show map
 3 stars
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G Inn - Penang

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The traditional G Inn is a 3-star property within proximity of Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, Penang Botanical Gardens and Clan Jetties. Since 2012, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Penang.

The city center is about 20 minutes on foot.

A mall and boutiques are within easy reach of the hotel.

G Inn lies within 20 minutes’ drive to Penang International airport.

Rooms

At G Inn, guests are offered rooms with climate control, coffee/tea makers, free Wi-Fi, an in-room safe and satellite TV. Some rooms at G Inn have a view over the garden. They also have en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, free toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the café bar serving refreshing drinks. The wine bar Dining Room is just about 100 meters away.

Services

Offering car rental services, G Inn induces guests to explore the area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   45.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

hotel G Inn - Penang Penang location
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Hotel Address:

133, Macalister Road Penang, Penang, Malaysia, 10400

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City Center
  • Penang
    4000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Dining Room - Macalister Mansion (cuisine: French, Contemporary)
    300 ft
  • The Cellar - Macalister Mansion
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Rooms and availability

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How to reach hotel

hotel G Inn - Penang Penang location
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Hotel Address:

133, Macalister Road Penang, Penang, Malaysia, 10400

Get directions
City Center
  • Penang
    4000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Dining Room - Macalister Mansion (cuisine: French, Contemporary)
    300 ft
  • The Cellar - Macalister Mansion
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    45

G Inn Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center - 2.2 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Khoo Kongsi - 1.3 mi
  • Fort Cornwallis - 1.7 mi
  • Penang Jetty - 1.7 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

Local attractions

  • Dharmikarama Burmese Temple - 5200 ft
    Lorong Burma, Georgetown
  • Penang Botanical Gardens - 1.4 mi
    Jalan Air Terjun, Georgetown
  • Sun Yat Sen Museum - 1.5 mi
    120 Armenian Street, Georgetown
  • Wat Chayamangkalaram - 5200 ft
    Lorong Burma, Georgetown
  • Pinang Peranakan Museum - 1.5 mi
    29 Church Street, Georgetown

Near the hotel

  • Penang Hill - 3200 ft
    Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
  • P Ramlee Gallery - 3800 ft
    40A Jalan P Ramlee (formerly Counter Hall), Georgetown
  • Acheen Street Mosque - 3200 ft
    Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
  • Komtar - 4200 ft
    Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia

Restaurants nearby

  • Dining Room - Macalister Mansion - 300 ft

    Address: 228 Macalister Road
    Phone: 604-2283 888

    73% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: French, Contemporary
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 100

  • Dim Sum Food Restaurant - 1000 ft

    Address: 63 Macalister Road 10400 Penang

    82% likes this, based on 41 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Lorong Selamat Fried Oyster & Char Hor Fun - 2000 ft

    Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Malaysian

  • The Cellar - Macalister Mansion - 300 ft

    Address: 228 Macalister Road
    Phone: +(60)42283888

    94% likes this, based on 24 reviews

  • Mama's Nyonya Cuisine - 1900 ft

    Address: 31-D, Abu Siti Lane
    Phone: 4-2291318

    86% likes this, based on 63 reviews
    Cuisine: Malaysian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    45
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G Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at G Inn

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 25 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    6.2

    Nicely presented hotel. Friendly reception staff. Rooms and shower OK. On site 24 hr tuck shop. On site restaurant with reasonable prices. Safe in room.

    Inconsistent Wifi in room. Breakfast poor and not aimed at westerners. No juice available/only white bread. Breakfast staff clueless regarding service. Meals in restaurant inconsistent along with staff. One really nice lady however other staff seemed appeared sloppy. Fridge in room would be a bonus.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Convenient and accessible within places of interests

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Good location, close to the Heritage Area. Also, good access to good food, hawker style !

  • Family with children
    6.2

    The location is very good if you're a food hunter. You can find all sorts of food along Jalan Macalister. Gurney Drive and Komtar are just nearby.

    Was assign to forth floor which the wifi is not available. The lift is not available in forth floor, so we need to take lift to 3rd floor and then walk our way up to forth floor. Which is bad. (Since forth floor has no wifi and elevator, then make it cheaper.)

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The security guard very friendly and the staff are very polite.

    Hard to get extra key.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Comfortable & clean

    Body shampoo dispenser need to handle with care caused it's easily detached from the holder. If possible replace it with other design to make sure it's fixed appropriately.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    1. Staff were nice people. Always friendly and helpful. 2. Safe deposit box in room. 3. Hot water kettle in room. 4. Hairdryer on request. 5. Clean room, small but very good bathroom. 6. First class mattress, good sheets. 7. Room looked on to a mango tree.

    1. Didn't have a 'Do Not Disturb' sign. 2. I had to inform them that their WiFi router had to be reset on two occasions. 3. I like a carpeted bedroom but this was a tiled floor. 4. Small room, but okay for a short stay.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Spacious parking space. Staff, including the guards are helpful, friendly and courteous. Nice & comfortable outdoor sitting for breakfast + free Wifi.

    No flexible shower hose for shower.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Hotel was clean, room service was good, staff very informative..they helped us find the most tasty char kway teow in town for locals, which outsiders of Penang will never able to find, just walking distance from the hotel. They also showed us a Food Map and directed us how to get there E.G. best chendol, cheapest salted fish wholesaler, etc.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    friendly staff room clean breakfast

    improve soundproff,expecially the noise doors...

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Young men at the counter are very nice and helpful. People at the dining hall as well as the cleaner are friendly too. Very fast wifi. They can also book taxi for you at reasonable price.

    Located at around 1.5 km from Komtar which is the bus tranportation center you have to go to before you can take a bus to all the places of interest. It took me about 20 minutes to walk there. Taking buses or taxi could be slower due to the long waiting time. But if you are going to Georgetown, there is a bus stop (101) within 5 minutes' walk across the street.

  • Single
    9.2

    Very clean & friendly staff, comfortable. Easy to access for George Town.

  • Single
    6.2

    free wifi in room and all areas

    little public transport access, maybe worth a shuttle service

  • Couple
    7.0

    - Staff. - good/clean room and bathroom.

    - There's not fridge in the room. - a bit hard to arrive/leave by walking.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Brilliant location, cleanliness, attention to details.. all in all my favorite hotel

    Issue only 1 door card, issue only 1 extra pillow, why only 1? No one can give a logical explanation, silly reasons.

How to reach hotel

hotel G Inn - Penang Penang location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

133, Macalister Road Penang, Penang, Malaysia, 10400

Get directions
City Center
  • Penang
    4000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Dining Room - Macalister Mansion (cuisine: French, Contemporary)
    300 ft
  • The Cellar - Macalister Mansion
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    45