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106 Lebuh Campbell, George Town, Penang Island 10100 Malaysia
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 18/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 18/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#5 of 125 hotels in George Town
Travellers' Choice
Campbell House is a wonderful 12 bedroom boutique hotel with Italian restaurant located in the heart of heritage Georgetown. A stunning and unique 3 story corner shop house circa 1903 that has been extensively and lovingly restored offering today's modern traveler a luxurious home away from home. Campbell House has plenty of charm, and personal touches, modern amenities mixed with classic Colonial style at affordable prices. Perfectly located in the hustle of China Town, minutes from some of the best street food, and walking distance to historical museums, and fabulous street art. Campbell House offers an oasis of calm in this wonderful UNESCO world heritage city, come and explore Georgetown and Penang with us, we look forward to welcome you!
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Property amenities
Paid private parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle tours
Walking tours
Highchairs available
Airport transportation
Rooftop terrace
Street parking
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Taxi service
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Walk-in shower
Soundproof rooms
Room service
Seating area
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Good to know
Historic Hotel
Languages Spoken
English, Hindi, Italian, Malay and 1 more
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Jun wrote a review Jan 2021
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My second visit after a gap of 5+ years, and little has changed, which for campbell house it meant the same attention to detail and high levels of service. If there are any faults, it is only that the floorboards creak a lot, and there are no parking, something a guest would have to bear in mind and accept as it is a heritage building in a heritage area.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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Response from Campbell House, Guest Services / Front Office at Campbell House
Responded 12 Jan 2021
Dear Jun368, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and the pleasure is ours to have been at your service. We thank you and look forward to welcoming you back again for another great stay soon.
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noplanes wrote a review Aug 2020
Penang Island, Malaysia103 contributions54 helpful votes
Hotel's Favourite
A calm, cozy oasis in the midst of bustling George Town. Rooms are beautifully designed, each with individual touches. Food at the restaurant (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) is very tasty too. Tip: add on yummy noodles from the hawker across the street for breakfast! Location is perfect for exploring George Town - walking distance to most sites & eateries downtown, and easy to get a Grab for explorations further afield. The staff is attentive without being intrusive, and personally, I love the efforts towards reducing single-use plastic, such as regular-sized toiletries & glass water bottles in-room. Highly recommended and can't wait to return!!
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Travelled on business
Response from Campbell House, Guest Services / Front Office at Campbell House
Responded 4 Sep 2020
Dear lovely guest noplanes, thanks for leaving us such a wonderful review. We are thrilled that you loved your experience; our staff will definitely be happy to read what you wrote. We put customer experience and satisfaction as our priority, and your review reaffirms the hard work we put in every day. So thanks for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you again.
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Chele wrote a review Dec 2020
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If you are wanting a special place where you are looked after like royalty on one hand and like family on the other look no further than Campbell House. All rooms have been beautifully renovated with individual themes from the original 19th centre shophouse and the staff always welcome us warmly ( we choose a different room each time!) We have made this delightful boutique hotel our go-to for a romantic getaway every few months and Il Bacaro, their superb Italian restaurant just finishes off our staycation with elegance. Thankyou Nadia and staff for welcoming us each time. Your service is par excellence, breakfasts amazing and it gives us an opportunity to explore the wonderful nooks and crannies that are the quintessential historic Georgetown.
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Response from Nardya Wray, Owner at Campbell House
Responded 28 Dec 2020
Dear chelecassebohm. What a pleasure it was to read your lovely review, it has certainly put a smile on all our faces! It has been a tough year for everyone but we are so appreciative of the support we have received from guests such as yourself. It is a testament to the hard work of all our team who have performed their duties with pride and optimism throughout the last 8 months to ensure that Campbell House & IL Bacaro offers the best service we can and ensure guests truly feel special when they stay with us. Thank you again, we look forward to welcome you back soon for another staycation in February! With warmest Regards for a fantastic New Year! Nardya, Roberto & All The Team
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Neale K wrote a review Nov 2020
1 contribution
What can I say other than simply the best hotel, the best staff, the best food and the best location. The Campbell House team went of their way to make us feel welcomed and made our stay and my birthday the best.
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Room Tip: All rooms are unique, please have a look online to choose the one that suits you best
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Response from Nardya Wray, Owner at Campbell House
Responded 28 Dec 2020
Dear Localtraveller100 Thank you very much for this lovely review, we are all very happy that we made your birthday staycation memorable, little treats of happiness are certainly what we all need during these unprecedented times. Wishing you stay well and happy Warm Regards Nardya, Roberto & All The Team
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incubusskj wrote a review Oct 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
had a short staycation with the gf over the weekend, and boy was the whole experience spectacular! Checking in we were greeted by our friendly receptionist Hema who breezed us through the process. She even helped us book a place for our dinner (and also our lunch the next day later on) as we were informed that their restaurant is usually very packed in the weekends. The room was spacious and clean (we were staying at the Loft unit), and the food at the restaurant was just as good! The owners Nardya and Roberto were also very friendly and helpful in sharing some information about the building's architecture to us :) Will definitely return here, probably try another room type for fun haha Recommended to try their T-Bone Steak and their Lamb Meat Balls if you ever decide to dine at their restaurant!
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Date of stay: October 2020
Response from Campbell House, Guest Services / Front Office at Campbell House
Responded 20 Oct 2020
Dear incubusskj,Thank you for taking time to write a review and it is great to read that you enjoyed the hospitality and the food in our IL Bacaro.It is also a pleasure for us to know that you have received an excellent service from the team and your commendation is very encouraging, especially in this current situation. We look forward to welcoming you back again for another great stay soon.
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US$66 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MalaysiaPenangPenang IslandGeorge Town
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Frequently Asked Questions about Campbell House
Which popular attractions are close to Campbell House?
Nearby attractions include Asia Camera Museum (0.5 km), Armenian Street (0.4 km), and Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Campbell House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Campbell House?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Campbell House?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Campbell House?
Yes, paid private parking nearby, paid public parking nearby, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Campbell House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Treffpunkt, Salsas Penang, and Cheang Kee.
Does Campbell House have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Campbell House offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Campbell House?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Campbell House?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Italian, Hindi, Malay, and Tamil.
Are there any historical sites close to Campbell House?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Armenian Street (0.4 km), George Town (0.5 km), and Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion (0.4 km).
Does Campbell House have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.