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G Hotel Kelawai

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Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I just recently got back from staying at this hotel for 3 nights. Initially, I wanted to stay in Batu Ferringhi / Tanjung Bungah but re-evaluated my decision and this was how I came across the hotel. It was a good decision though. Almost everything about the hotel from the moment of checked-in until checked-out was delivered with high quality....

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review on TripAdvisor and I am very proud to read that our team has provided excellent service and made you feel welcome. Once again, we appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back soon Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

A good hotel with nice rooms and a good view from the roof top swimming pool. There is a buggy service between this hotel and the G hotel Guerney. For those that like a modern hotel with good service this is a good choice . The only downside was being served in the restaurant on the second floor was very...

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to share with us your valuable feedback It was good to read that overall you enjoyed the hotel however I was disappointed learning of your experience in Spoon. I have raised your feedback to our Director of Food & Beverage and appropriate action will be taken so improvement can...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in a great location with good access to most tourist areas in Penang. The staff are welcoming and very helpful and the little welcome ice cream is a nice touch. The room is very comfortable with all the amenities of "traveling light" (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, shower gel etc.) There's ample storage room and the minibar is complementary...

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your overall stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Nice hotel. There was everything you really needed for a laid back break; decent restaurant, beautiful rooftop pool with a magnificent view of the sunset, cosy business centre, easy access to 2 big shopping malls. Shame about the maintenance; musty carpets, stained curtains. Will probably be back if the main purpose is for the convenient shopping next door.

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us recently and posting your comments on TripAdvisor. It was good to read that overall you enjoyed your stay however I was disappointed to read the less than satisfactory comments regarding the room. Please rest assured that your feedback has been raised to our Housekeeping Manager and corrective measures will be taken to...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Recently returned from a 10 day stay at the G Hotel Kelawai. We went for our 30th Anniversary and had a great time. Usually we stay at Batu Ferringhi but this time around we chose wisely with the Kelawai. From the moment we arrived I think it was the little touches like the complementary Ice Creams and first impressions which...

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. The team was delighted to see your feedback and I thank you for recognizing the efforts, especially Ria and Samson We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Stayed in the Executive Suite for a night and everything's perfect! The room is spacious and clean, comes with organic toiletries from Australia and a 40" TV! It would be perfect if there's a bath tub :)

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at G Hotel Kelawai and we are glad to read that your overall stay was an enjoyable one. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

Reviewed 28 December 2016

Room Service ,they are so helpful n never felt irritated even after multiple trips to bring stuffs to our room. Front office I specially want to bring out Lahkesh for his service , he is so helpful ,considerate n in handling old people (my father is already 92 years old) , cheerful n well manners.

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read your experience during your recent stay at G Hotel Kelawai. We are lucky to have such wonderful associates who work very hard to provide great guest experiences at all times and due recognition will be extended to Lahkesh. We look forward to welcoming you and your family for another memorable experience Kind regards...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Stayed during Xmas holidays at Executive Premier room. The check in was swift and they allowed early check in by 2 hours. We really appreciate that because we had 2 active and restless kids. The room was well kept and large. Bed was cosy and location is fantastic. Just a stone's throw away from 2 malls in Gurney. We had...

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your excellent review following your stay at G Hotel Kelawai. We are so pleased to read that you found the standards throughout our hotel to be high and that you were impressed with our Executive Premier Room, the prime location and the excellent service received from the team. We look forward to the opportunity...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Stayed at hotel from 23 Dec to 26 Dec. Fuss free check in. Polite staff Super clean and spacious room Free water and drinks and chocolate in the fridge Convenient shopping with Guerney Plaza and and Paragon beside it. Well-staffed breakfast room Will definitely return

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your recent experience on TripAdvisor and we are very happy to read that your overall stay was an enjoyable one. We do hope that you will choose to stay with us again in the near future. Kind regards Michael Hanratty General Manager

Reviewed 22 December 2016

My first time in G Hotel with my friend for a 3 days 2 nights stay. Check In: My friend arrived at the hotel early before the standard check in time and is lucky to have both rooms ready before the standard check in time. It is very kind of the hotel to advise on the ETA and try their...

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PenangGHotel, General Manager at G Hotel Kelawai, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback following your recent stay at G Hotel Kelawai. I was very happy to learn you enjoyed many aspects of your stay, especially the excellent services rendered by our staff. The remaining constructive feedback you have provided has been taken on board and rest assured of our commitment to continuous improvement. We look forward...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
G Hotel Kelawai tagged as "Style...Redefined" is where iconic design and cutting edge lifestyle set the stage for exclusive and extraordinary experiences. The hotel houses rooms that are uniquely inspired by innovative design to create energizing space for guests to play or work by day or mix and mingle by night. In addition to that, it will also accommodate three trendy and stylish food and beverage outlets - Spoon; a coffee house, 2PM; lobby lounge and Gravity; a 24th floor rooftop bar that are set to fulfil guests' gastronomic appetites. There are a total of 208 rooms namely 143 Deluxe rooms that are 35sqm, 20 units of Executive Room at 35sqm, 43 units of Executive Premier at 45sqm and 2 units of Executive Premier Suite at 82sqm of which all are crafted to be elegant yet casual. The rooms aim to personify an opulence that is bespoke from its clean architecture, to its interior design and even the thread count in the sheets. Feel right at home, and at the same time, in worlds apart. For the first time, G Hotel is proud to introduce the Serta Bed, the world's best mattress, providing superior support for the best sleep experience ever. In addition, Herman Miller work chair, designed for comfort, inspired by innovation & created for the environment. Amongst others, Appelles products for your showering comfort, 55" Smart LED TV, infinity swimming pool & many other new services and products to complement your stay. Also to make your stay better, G Hotel Kelawai offers a fully equipped gymnasium, business centre and roof top infinity pool. The gymnasium also allows you to use state-of-the-art equipment to break that sweat. You can enjoy the scenic view while working out with our personal trainers should you need any assistance or guidance. For those who have the love for water, the infinity pool on the 24rd floor gives you a chance to take in what Penang has to offer while having a dip. Fathom in the picturesque Penang when you go for a swim as there is a 360° view of the island including the view of the iconic Penang Bridge. At the same time, guest can enjoy a night out with drinks to match and view that intoxicate at the rooftop bar - Gravity. Poised at a vantage point, visit the pinnacle of luxury and bring your lifestyle to the peak with panoramic views of Penang's heritage past. Jive to the coolest tunes, sip on the newest mixes and party the night away. Make your special event a memorable one with the meeting facilities available. For small groups such as company meetings, there are classroom seating rooms being named 'Forum'. They can be used for separate functions or events that are organized by different organizations. If there is a large group gathering, these meeting rooms may be combined for a bigger space in order to accommodate everyone. Meanwhile, the business centre gives guests a chance to go online and do daily tasks. Excite and awaken your senses at our cafe - Spoon that plays host to a myriad of cuisines. Whether it is a casual brunch or a quiet dinner for two, enjoy a wide variety of food cooked fresh. With no compromise to quality ingredients, embark on a culinary adventure set to tantalize your taste buds with culinary fare from around the globe. Carefully crafted and delicately decorated, the lounge - 2pm is the spot that appeals to everyone. Whether it is a cup of freshly brewed coffee with a quiet book, or maybe something stronger to take the edge off after a long day, the lounge is poised to appeal to all. So sit down, relax, and live in the moment in your own cosy and quiet spot. G Hotel Kelawai is located at the prominent location on the bustling Jalan Kelawai, noted to be one of the busiest streets in Penang. Jalan Kelawai is famous for a diverse array of attractions ranging from traditional temples and local eateries to upscale restaurants, boutiques and jewellers. Located within walking distance from the hotel, Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon, just about everything Penang has to offer is right at your doorstep for unimaginable convenience. Within mere minutes is also Gurney Drive, home to the congregation of roadside iron chefs. Allow these local fare maestros to take you on journey of gastronomical proportions and sample almost all that Penang is famous for. Open for 24 hours round the clock stomach stuffing, you'll be screaming for reprieve before the week is out. ... more   less 

Additional Information about G Hotel Kelawai

Address: 2 Persiaran Maktab, George Town, Penang Island 10250, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: RM416 - RM722 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — G Hotel Kelawai 5*
Number of rooms: 208
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