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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Pool
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All reviews shared bathroom lovely hosts beautiful heritage house guest house is quiet street old house stayed longer walking distance street art wooden floors fantastic stay comfy bed every morning bus station convenient location old style home away from home
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

An old house renovated into homestay. As seen as photos. Located not far from some famous street art georgetown but not crowded and not noisy. Many food stall around. Clean, comfy bed and pillow, good air circulation though my window's room facing coridor. Perfect for...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank ParamitaWKD
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

I signed up just to write this review because a place like this is so deserving of it. Carnarvon House is located on a relatively quiet street within walking distance to many attractions, markets, and the useful and inexpensive bus terminal. The English speaking staff...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Gabe L
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

This is an affordable restored historic house in old George Town. Rooms are neat and clean. Not luxurious and the bedrooms don’t have any historical furniture in them. Also shared bathroom. The shared areas retain lots of historical features and are quite charming. The service...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank johncH4065WG
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I was a bit hesitant to book this place at first because it was a bit of a walk from the main roads of Georgetown, but the high ratings got me curious. We stayed here for 5 nights at Carnarvon room and I could say...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank ariel_dapito
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had an amazing stay at Carnarvon House, booked through Airbnb. For someone who is crazy over small’ish heritage homes, CH ticked all the right boxes for me. Terry and his Mum made us felt as if we were staying with our favourite family members!...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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About
Description
Carnarvon House is a boutique guest house ideally located in Georgetown surrounded by heritage spots and famous local hawker food. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$27 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Carnarvon House Penang/George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$27 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Carnarvon House Penang/George Town
Location
Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
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Questions & Answers
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WanderingFriendBill
29 March 2018|
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Response from 28CarHouse | Property representative |
Hi, From airport to our guesthouse, you got few options. 1. Airport Taxi, buy ticket from the airport taxi counter at Arrival Hall, it usually cost around RM50. 2. Uber/Grab - It's 50% cheaper than airport taxi, usually... More
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Siewyun86
16 July 2016|
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Response from 28CarHouse | Property representative |
Hi Yun, Carnarvon Room is our deluxe room come with 2 single beds for 2 pax. If you have 3 person, please add an extra bed. Thank you. Carnarvon House
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Elizabeth Ian L
17 May 2016|
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Response from 28CarHouse | Property representative |
Hi, We will perform housekeeping every two days. You may book through Agoda or Airbnb if you are interested. Thank you & have a nice evening. Regards, Eunice from Carnarvon House
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Room Tips
"Corner suites are furthest away from the common bathrooms, so they are quieter."
ShereneT19
27 Apr 2018
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"There are no en suite facilities because of the age of this traditional property. This is really not a..."
AlisonW540
14 Apr 2018
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"The Carnarvon and Kimberley rooms are furthest from the street, which is pretty quiet anyway."
garryg848
10 Jul 2017
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"I stayed in the 'Kimberley' room, which was very nice."
332christinel
5 Apr 2017
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