The 10 Best Budget Hotels in George Town, Malaysia

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Great Shanghai Guesthouse

George Town

Located in George Town, 1.2 km from Wonderfood Museum, Great Shanghai Guesthouse features rooms with city views and free WiFi. Featuring a terrace, this property is set a short distance from 1st Avenue Penang, Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar and Penang Times Square. The accommodation provides a shared kitchen, a shared lounge and organising tours for guests. Staff, rooms, location, tidyness,,, basically everything! People working here takes really good care about the place and the guests. The place where you really should go during your time in Penang! They also have great tour around the city where you see a LOT of the surroundings, only for 10RM! This place is worth every penny 🙏

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9.2
Superb
450 reviews

The Rumah Batu Heritage

George Town

Boasting a terrace, The Rumah Batu Heritage is set in George Town in the Penang region, 800 metres from Wonderfood Museum and less than 1 km from 1st Avenue Penang. This property is located a short distance from attractions such as Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Penang Jetty, and Komtar. The accommodation offers an indoor pool, free WiFi throughout the property and a shared lounge. Great location everything in walking distance. Owner are so nice and very helpful. Cute little place with a nice pool

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9.2
Superb
195 reviews

Hutton Suites Hotel by PHC

George Town

Set in George Town, 800 metres from Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar, Hutton Suites Hotel by PHC features rooms with city views and free WiFi. The property is close to Komtar, Prangin Mall and Pinang Peranakan Mansion. The hotel has family rooms. I was late check-in, and very satisfied with the service. The whole room was clean with full equipments. You can do laundry during your stay. The staffs are so friendly and helpful.

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9.1
Superb
180 reviews

OYO 89809 Sogor Girls Dormitory 2 stars

George Town

Set within 2.7 km of 1st Avenue Penang and 2.8 km of Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar, OYO 89809 Sogor Girls Dormitory offers rooms with air conditioning and a shared bathroom in George Town. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and a shared lounge, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The property is situated 2.3 km from Komtar and 2.6 km from Gurney Paragon. Super place! Private "boxes", washing machine, really friendly staff! Modern and cozy!

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9.5
Exceptional
111 reviews

WeLuv Travel Guesthouse

George Town

Featuring free WiFi, WeLuv Travel Guesthouse offers comfortable accommodation in the UNESCO World Heritage site of Georgetown, within Kampung Malabar. Famous food stalls including Line Clear Nasi Kandar and the local chendol are within 10 minutes' walk away. The property is located 2 minutes from the bus stop where guests can board the Penang Free Shuttle bus. We spent an amazing time at WeLuv Travel guesthouse the people there were very nice and friendly. I'd like to thank Jeffrey, Gary, Jacky and, Francis for the great service and their kindness really amazing individuals hope to see again guys it was really amazing experience thanks a lot 🙏🏿.

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9.2
Superb
740 reviews

My Guesthouse 109

George Town

My Guesthouse 109 is located in the bustling George Town. The no-frills accommodation offers guests access to a shared lounge to socialize or simply relax. Free WiFi access is available.

Each earthy-toned, air-conditioned room comes with a desk and a clothes rack. Hihi... It is a nice, clean and comfortable. Mater of the house is very friendly. In the house, there are bikecycles and you can take it to go around the city. Moreover, it is near art street, beach, mall, many food court and everything. It is easy for you walk to famous place in Penang. Thank mater of the house for everything ♥️

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9.3
Superb
161 reviews

Vintage House

George Town

Conveniently located in Georgetown, Vintage House offers homely and comfortable accommodation with free WiFi access in the entire property. It features a small garden, terrace and common lounge area.

Simply furnished, air-conditioned rooms come with wooden flooring, a desk, wardrobe and clothes rack. Guests have access to either a shared or private bathroom with shower facility and free toiletries. Spotlessly clean, amazing host, plenty of water, tea, coffee and anything you may need. Close to everything. Atmospheric old house, hot water, comfy rooms, thoughtful details. Highly recommend!

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9.3
Superb
162 reviews

Betel Nut Lodge

George Town

Betel Nut Lodge is a refurbished 19th-century heritage building located in the UNESCO World heritage site of George Town and is 400 metres from Prangin Mall. It offers complimentary WiFi access.

The property is 200 metres from Komtar, 1st Avenue Complex and the local Bus Terminal. Penang International Airport is 15 km away. The quality of service was amazing. Had a great time there.

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9.5
Exceptional
200 reviews

The Landmark by Comfy

George Town

Close to Gurney Drive, The Landmark by Comfy is located in George Town and has a garden. Free WiFi is offered.

Providing a balcony, every unit is air conditioned and provides a dining area and a seating area with a satellite flat-screen TV. A microwave and fridge are also available, as well as a kettle. Nice view and comfortable of room and house. Staff very helpfull and friendly. Will booking back if visit penang :)

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9.8
Exceptional
13 reviews

Attic Hotel

George Town

Located within 700 metres of 1st Avenue Penang and 1.1 km of Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar, Attic Hotel provides rooms with air conditioning and a private bathroom in George Town. The property is around less than 1 km from Prangin Mall, 1.9 km from Pinang Peranakan Mansion and 2.1 km from Penang Jetty. The accommodation features ticket service and free WiFi. Staff were really friendly, was unsure where to go and what to see in Penang but the front desk provided a lot of information about activities to do, places to see and food to eat. Will definitely come back again. Thank you again Attic Team !!!

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9.2
Superb
22 reviews

Looking for a budget hotel?

For those on a budget, these cheap and cheerful hotels still have a lot to offer, with most offering WiFi and convenient locations. Popular with backpackers, many properties can be found in central locations and include comfortable rooms with private or shared bathrooms. You’ll also find a number of options which feature a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage.

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FAQs about budget hotels in George Town

  • Some of the best budget hotels in George Town near Gurney Drive include Minima 8, The Landmark by Katana and OYO 89809 Sogor Girls Dormitory.

  • For budget hotels in George Town that serve up a highly-rated breakfast, try Macalister Mansion, Magpie Residence and The Rumah Batu Heritage.

  • On average, a budget hotel in George Town costs £17 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

  • The average price per night for a budget hotel in George Town for this weekend is £17 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • The Landmark by Comfy, Attic Hotel and Vintage House have received great reviews from guests in George Town regarding the views from these budget hotels.

  • The average price of a budget hotel in George Town for this evening is £17 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Travellers who stayed in George Town near Penang International Airport (PEN) had good things to say about Nadrah Cottage, DST Batu Maung and DST Teluk Kumbar.

  • These budget hotels in George Town are highly rated by couples: The Landmark by Comfy, The Town Sharehouse and The Baker's House.

  • OYO 89809 Sogor Girls Dormitory, Betel Nut Lodge and My Guesthouse 109 are some of our most popular budget hotels in George Town.

  • Many families visiting George Town enjoyed staying at Gurney Coast by Sky Hive, Magpie Residence and Vintage House.

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