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The Edison George Town, Penang

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  • Excellent87%
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  • Average2%
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“wine hour”(10 reviews)
“nougat”(10 reviews)
“hour lounge”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very nostalgic with top notch hotel staff. I was surprised even a pool is tucked in the middle of an old mansion. Of all the heritage hotels convert, this is probably the Shangrila as the size of the building is sufficient. High ceiling, large room,...More

2  Thank Ray C
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 2 days ago

We appreciate your wonderful review. We are delighted to hear of your commendation of our “top notch hotel staff”. We value your recognition of the architecture, location and most of all our personalised service. We look forward to welcoming you to The Edison George Town...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed two nights at The Edison, and having been to Penang a number of times, I have to say, this has been the best hotel that I’ve stayed in so far! The hotel has 35 rooms, a grand old dame with a modern feel, very...More

2  Thank Wendy P
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 5 days ago

We thank you for your wonderful review and recommendation of us. We are humbled by your comment that our Hotel is the best hotel that you have stayed in so far in Penang. We are elated to hear of your recognition of our personalised service,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my 2-nite stay at this beautifully restored heritage property. It is hard to believe that this old mansion had a storied past as a budget hotel and a brothel..but this adds up to the fascinating intrigue of the site. Rooms are wonderfully spacious...More

2  Thank SelenaOh
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that you had experienced The Edison Experience from the room amenities, all-inclusive offerings and to our personalised service. We are also thrilled to hear that you managed to soak in the sights and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Edison was an excellent hotel, full of interesting history. Nicely renovated and new, and served a delicious nasi lemak for breakfast. Better than one of those soulless mass hotels. Ask the staff about the history of the place, there are some cool stories.More

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1  Thank Pearl F
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for your wonderful review. We are thrilled to hear that you had enjoyed your experience with us and the local feature offered in our Continental Breakfast service - Nasi Lemak. We are also delighted to know that the history and heritage of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Edison is an attractive mansion that has been renovated well. Upon booking you will receive a welcome email asking if you want to book Airport pickup or whether they can recommend or book any trips/restaurants for you. While this is a nice touch, the...More

1  Thank Penelope S
Response from Ivan K, Manager at The Edison George Town, PenangResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us during your recent trip to Penang. In our pursuit of addressing all of our guests’ unpleasant experience, we hope the following clarifies. The correspondences to us was made through an Online Travel Agency (OTA) platform where exist lags in...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$117 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$117 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LondonExplorer99
29 January 2018|
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Response from Ivan K | Property representative |
We certainly have Twin rooms available. When do you plan to stay with us? Please contact us directly should you wish to make a booking at +604 262 2990.
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Jessica L
16 August 2017|
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Response from Ivan K | Property representative |
Greetings from The Edison George Town! Children up to 10 years stay free in parents room when using existing bed(s) in room. Children aged 11 years and older are fully charged. Thank you.
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"if u have difficulty with stairs, it's best to ask for a ground floor room as there is no lift in keeping..."
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"I would recommend staying on the 1st floor."
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"I am a light sleeper and had no problems with noise in room 120, first floor, midway between front and back..."
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