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5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 Aug 2023
A charming place to stay in Georgetown. Very comfortable beds! Good breakfast and a lovely afternoon tea. Would definitely would recommend if you wanted to stay in a different style of hotel. Staff very helpful and friendly.
Date of stay: August 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 August 2023

A different kind of hotel , truly experience the Peranakan environment.
Room is super spacious! Location is convenient and safe. Will definitely come back here!!
There are 5 of us and everyone loves it!

Date of stay: July 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Areca Hotel, General Manager at Areca Hotel Penang, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2023

Dear Sylvia373,

Thank you for your wonderful review! We're delighted to hear you had a great experience at our hotel. Your feedback is truly appreciated.

We hope to welcome you back in the future. Safe travels!

Best Regards,

Wah Eng Hong
General Manager

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Reviewed 24 August 2023

Charming and historical facility, well located in Georgetown . Nearby you’ll find restaurants and street food. Room is clean and well equipped. The staff is very kind and helpful. Highly recommended for your stay in Georgetown

Date of stay: August 2023
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Areca Hotel, General Manager at Areca Hotel Penang, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2023

Dear amescal,

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent stay with us. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed our convenient location, cleanliness, and well-equipped rooms. Our team takes great pride in providing kind and helpful service to our guests, and it's heartening to know that they made a positive impression on your stay.

We sincerely appreciate your recommendation and look forward to welcoming you back for another enjoyable stay.

Best Regards,

Wah Eng Hong
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Reviewed 24 August 2023

A beautyfull inside with some but’s
We had a beautyfull room with all you need. We loved the wood theme and it was clean. We did not like that the air conditioning was working poorly. We didn't have a window to get some light from outside. The bathroom was without ventilation so the humidity stayed in the room. Yes you could open the window to the stairways but then again Moskitos humidity and heat. So we thought nice concept, great to stay at city center but way over priced.

Date of stay: August 2023
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Areca Hotel, General Manager at Areca Hotel Penang, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2023

Dear genau1855,

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your recent stay. We're delighted that you enjoyed the beauty of our rooms and the wood theme, and we're grateful for your kind words about the cleanliness.

We apologize for any inconveniences you experienced with the air conditioning, lighting, and ventilation. Your comments are valuable as they help us identify areas for improvement.

We appreciate your input on the pricing as well and will certainly take it into consideration.

Should your future travels bring you back to the area, we'd be honored to have another opportunity to host you and provide you with a more enjoyable experience.

Best Regards,

Wah Eng Hong
General Manager

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Reviewed 16 August 2023

The location is excellent as it is in easy walking distance to places of interest and great food. The Areca has an old-world charm as well as modern amenities providing both comfort and atmosphere. The rooms are spacious and the internal atrium has a range of comfortable seating options in a light and calm space. The staff are exceptionally helpful and thoughtful making our stay relaxing and enjoyable. I would happily stay here again.

Date of stay: August 2023
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Areca Hotel, General Manager at Areca Hotel Penang, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2023

Dear Odyssey22800534895,

Thank you for your wonderful feedback about your stay. We are delighted to hear that you had such a pleasant experience during your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Areca in the future for another enjoyable stay!

Best Regards,

Wah Eng Hong
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Reviewed 11 August 2023

I stayed two nights in Areca Hotel.The location is absolutely great.There are several tourist spots nearby.You can walk to have Roti Canai and Chendul just in 1min.
The room size is small but clean.It’s quiet at night so that you can get a nice sleep.

Date of stay: August 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Areca Hotel, General Manager at Areca Hotel Penang, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2023

Dear Jr-Shian,

Thank you for your fantastic feedback regarding your recent stay. We're thrilled to learn that you had such a delightful experience during your time with us. We eagerly anticipate the opportunity to welcome you again at the Areca Hotel in the coming days, ensuring another wonderful stay for you.

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Wah Eng Hong
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