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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I and three friends stayed here for two nights. We stayed in the ground floor, six bed dorm which had three bunk beds. Although there was only five of us the sixth bed didn't get booked. So this was the perfect situation for us. The bathrooms were kept very clean and the showers were nice and warm.... More 

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I was going to rate it excellent at first but at the morning right before checking out I lost my Nike sneakers.After reported to the staff I asked them to check their cctv for me but all I got for the replies is "We have to wait our boss wake up".Seriously?! I know they don't hold the responsible for it,but... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Stay in 4people mix dorm and luckily get the room with window. Bed was big can sleep and put all staff on the bed. The living room is awesome. But the only problem is noisy because beside was reggae house, music will keep playing until midnight. And the wood floor noisy when people walk by.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights at the end of February. Walked around and checked out most of the other hostels on Love Lane and decided overall this one was best value. Staff were friendly and helpful, the wifi worked well, the room was clean and there is a light/plug above each bed. Aircon was also good. Recommended. (Also praise to the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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32 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 February 2016

With Location is in the centre of George town, Love Lane. Very easy to walk around town and easy to find something to eat all day all night. Red Inn Penang which we were is 55th, seems like reconstruction from private house. Decoration is very comfortable for the guest. Service staff is warm welcome since greeting via email until the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

The room was clean, the beds comfortable enough, but the bathrooms were a little below average. The redeeming factor of this place was the nice location within the city and how helpful the owner was. He gave us really great tips for our days adventure to the beach and because the mini-bus to Krabi (which was a ride from hell,... More 

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Thank nikriot
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

My first stay was good, and I went there again. Overall the hostel was good. But there was mouse in my room during my second stay and we were forced to change room. Luckily there were extra room for us to stay. I would say the hostel looks good, but not sure about what's under the bed.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 days and found it to be agreeable The room I stayed in was a 6 person room, consisting of 3 bunk beds formed in very close proximity to each other. The showers/toilets were clean and had hot water which is always nice. Staff here were helpful and arranged my new Thai visa for me very... More 

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Thank dan l
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights. Beds are clean, rooms are quite small but have ac. Breakfast is included, but basic, just coffee, tea and white toast with butter and jam. Clean cold water avaliable all day

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Thank Miriam A
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69 reviews
23 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I loved staying at this place. It's cozy, clean and the dorms had enough comfort and space. It's cool to relax on the terrace or in the shared place where you can even watch a dvd if you don't feel like going out. The staff will make sure it does not get loud after 22h, which is much appreciated. The... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Red Inn Penang opened in 2010. It's a modern 2-story building in local "Lanna" style. The Guesthouse features 13 rooms, with a choice dormitory and also attached bathroom rooms that come with superior comforts. The Red Inn Penang - it's centrally located in the heart of Penang Island. Shopping centers and nightlife can be reached easily by walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Inn Penang Guesthouse

Address: 55 Lorong Love, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: RM63 - RM165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Inn Penang Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Red Inn Penang Guesthouse Hotel Penang Island
Red Inn Penang Guesthouse George Town
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“Room 3 wifi connection are good.”
 of 5 bubbles wanting25, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book ahead if you want a private room”
 of 5 bubbles DrThisismyRealname, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Just go with a dorm, the bathrooms were lovely and clean - no need for a private one!”
 of 5 bubbles MegsandCory, 14 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs and in front seems to be a dorm, whilst a little back are private rooms. Not sure whether they offer rooms with windows - request for it if they have.”
 of 5 bubbles Tsup, 11 Feb 2014 | Read review
“The en-suite room is highly recommended for couples.”
 of 5 bubbles sundayp2014, 3 Jan 2014 | Read review
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