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Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang

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In the heart of Penang Island’s vibrant capital, the Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang combines contemporary style with an enviable central setting. You can relax in one of 340 tastefully appointed rooms and suites, and host distinguished events in sophisticated boardrooms and an elegant ballroom. The open-air Sky Bar is the perfect place to sip a cocktail as you take in panoramic rooftop views from one of the best nightspots in Penang. The hotel is ideally set for business or leisure. Our extensive meeting and events facilities are complemented by high-tech equipment and free WiFi throughout. The Lobby Lounge serves drinks and snacks by day, while in the evening it’s the place to enjoy live music over crafted cocktails or a chilled glass of wine. Airy Kopitiam serves local specialities. In the rooftop Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant , you can savour an international buffet every evening while enjoying views across Georgetown and the Straits of Malacca.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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We were unfortunate enough for our tour company to pick this hotel for an overnight stay. It is very dated & tatty. Looks like something from the 1980’s. The rooms are basic at best & bathroom far from clean. We asked for extra pillows a couple of times, but none were sent. The
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My family flew in on the 13/7 and they wanted to experience the town side this time because usually they like the beach area but i convinced them that Bayview was more that perfect as they love walking at the town to have great bites. The concierge was very warm as they
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Response from Lynne_Choong, Manager at Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
Responded 31 Jul 2018
Dear Diane J, Thank you for your kind words. We are happy that you and your family enjoyed the stay at our hotel and will certainly share your positive comments with our staff. We are certain that our staff will be absolutely delighted to hear that you appreciated their efforts so generously. As always, it has been our passion to provide our best services to our guests. Thanks for your review on our partnered outlet. We are glad that you and your family had enjoyed your dinner there. We will forward your positive comments to them. We look forward to making your next trip to Penang an even more enjoyable experience.
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The rooftop sky bar has a magnificent view of the Penang city at night. Breezy, a great place to chill with family and friends for a drink or two. But not the food. Just the drinks and ambience. Reservation usually not required. Parking is available within the hotel premises
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When we arrived at the Bayview, my wife was ill and needed to find a Doctor at 2am. As we travelling with two children, one of the staff drove my wife to the clinic, waited for her and then drove my wife back to the hotel. For the next couple of days, everyone was asking me
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After a long days travel to Penang the immediate pong of the room was not pleasant, the room stunk of dampness. It was in serious need of revamp, the pool area is tiny and shaded the other couple we were travelling with had an ordeal with bed bugs and staff were very unhelpful
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Mostly smoke-free floors with one floor (or is it two) for smokers. No smoking allowed anywhere inside the hotel except for the "Smoking Allowed" floors
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Hi do you provide baby cot?
They do provide baby cot. Simply request it at the receptionist
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If you love her then marry her first before go for holidays.
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No we dot have one. The city is small, so getting around is pretty easy .
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They do - kettle & reasonable supplies - sachets coffee, tea bags etc. local express nearby to top up if needed.
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"Two bedroom rooms are available. Good if you are travelling with 2 children and need extra room."
"As a non-smoker, I had chosen a non-smoking room."
"There is a new wing, perhaps rooms r better. Not sure."
"Had a city view room, just as interesting with many old buildings, the old ferry Services,main land in view."
"Get one nearer to the lifts as some room are so far away. It is like a maze."
US$50 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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