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82-A Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang Island 10200 Malaysia See on map
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All reviews little india chinese medicine china room laksa wooden bathtub loft room shuttered windows the cafe downstairs restored heritage within walking distance no lift first floor heritage hotel charming hotel your luggage home away from home central location
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Reviewed yesterday

The room is gorgeous, very traditional and the hotel very well located. Amazing staff too, really nice and taking care of the guests.The breakfast is good and different everyday. I definitely recommend it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed three nights here at the beginning of November and it really made our stay in Georgetown the rooms are simple but comfortable and everything works - AC, large shower, TV. But the real plus is the delightful conversion of three heritage commercial buoldings,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in a great location for Georgetown, literally on the doorstep of Little India. Lovely clean room - I particularly liked the shower.The hotel is tastefully renovated and has an interesting vibe. The staff are friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I gave it a five because of the location and authenticity. But if you have problems going up stairs; you probably want something else. It is a pain when your old. But the location is amazing. Just a block form India, China and Saudi Arabia....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our stay at Ren I Tang. Beautifully restored building and so comfortable, slept really well. We had corner tub room and enjoyed watching some nighttime Indian street festivals that were happening, from our window. ( all done before midnight). Loved the position, easy walk...More

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Ren i Tang is the result of a 2-year long restoration project on a 19th century Early Straits Eclectic Styled Building located within the core zone of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Penang Island: Malaysia. More The name "Ren i Tang" is the phonetic spelling in Mandarin of South East Asia's oldest Chinese Medical Hall Wholesaler, Yin Oi Tong which is translated as The Hall of Benevolence. Located at the junction of China Street and Penang Street, the building now hosts a variety of activities - the upper floors:Ren i Tang (Heritage Inn); the ground floor: Tang Bistro, The Yin Oi Tong Chinese Medical Hall Museum, and Yin Oi Tong Chinese Medical Hall. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$54 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ren i Tang Penang/George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$54 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ren i Tang Penang/George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Jiu Wu L
10 November 2018|
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Response from johnprice2018 | Reviewed this property |
Because all rooms are different they appear differently on different search sites and when I looked initially it appeared not, however it was available on another site.
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Janelle L
10 September 2015|
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Response from REN_I_TANG82A | Property representative |
Hi Janelle! Good to hear from you. All rooms have attached bathroom and both Penang and Loft 19 are on the top (2nd) floor. May I ask which dates you booked? The stairs are steep and if you prefer 1st floor rooms, let me... More
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annuaraziz
23 March 2015|
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Response from Peanutkrench | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, the Balcony room is on the 1st floor.
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"Tub room has an incredible tub! "
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1 Oct 2018
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"Check first all different rooms that suits your character before booking! Some rooms even hare built around..."
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28 Sep 2018
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"Get the tub room if you love taking baths."
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20 Sep 2018
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"Any room but the Loft for senior travelers."
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21 Aug 2018
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