Good Friend Hotel
Newly renovated

Good Friend Hotel

286 Lebuh Chulia, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia, 10200
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    Good Friend Hotel Reviews

    7,4
    Very good
    /10
    (426 reviews)See what guests said
    7,7
    Very good service

    Things you’ll love about Good Friend Hotel

    • 730 meters to public transportation

    • Located in heart of Penang

    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

    • Air conditioning

    This property is in high demand!Last booked 7 hours ago
    Excellent
    Location
    8,8
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    Excellent location - Inside city center
    Popular neighborhood
    Nearby
    Popular
  • Spider Web Internet100 m
  • Loo Pun Hong100 m
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque120 m
  • Kapitan Keling120 m
  • Gerakbudaya Bookshop150 m
  • The 'Street of Harmony'160 m
  • Sri Mariamman Temple170 m
  • Teochew Temple190 m
  • Han Jiang Ancestral Temple190 m
  • Kuan Yin Teng Temple210 m
  • Value for money7,7
    Distance to city center7.1 km
    Location rating8,8
    Nearest airportPenang International Airport (PEN)
    Distance to airport15,9 km

    Rooms available at Good Friend Hotel

    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
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    • Room size: 23 m²/248 ft²
    • City view
    • 1 double bed
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    Queen Room with Shared Bathroom
    Queen Room with Shared Bathroom
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    • Shared bathroom
    • 1 king bed
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    Deluxe Double Room With Private Bathroom
    Deluxe Double Room With Private Bathroom
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    • Room size: 23 m²/248 ft²
    • No Windows view
    • 1 double bed
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    Double Room with Private Bathroom
    Double Room with Private Bathroom
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    • 1 king bed
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    1 Person in 2-Bed Dormitory - Male Only
    1 Person in 2-Bed Dormitory - Male Only
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    • Room size: 60 m²/646 ft²
    • 1 single bed
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    Single Bed in Male Dormitory Room
    Single Bed in Male Dormitory Room
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    • Shared bathroom
    • 1 single bed
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    1 Person in 2-Bed Dormitory - Female Only
    1 Person in 2-Bed Dormitory - Female Only
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    • Shared bathroom
    • 1 single bed
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    Single Bed in Female Dormitory Room
    Single Bed in Female Dormitory Room
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    • 1 single bed
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    From September 1st, 2017, as per Government of Malaysia requirements, hotel guests who are not Malaysian citizens or long-term/permanent residents of Malaysia will be levied a tourism tax of RM 10.00 per room per night stay. Please note these changes in tax structure will result in revised taxes being charged and will be payable additionally during check out.

    Reviews of Good Friend Hotel from real guests

    Agoda Reviews (426)Booking.com Reviews (35)
    7,4
    /
    10
    Cleanliness7,1
    Facilities6,4
    Location8,8
    Room comfort and quality6,7
    Service7,7
    Value for money7,7
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    12345
    5,6
    Hajar from Malaysia
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room With Private Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in March 2019

    Only value for money”

    The location is good but the room is dirty, the bedsheet is dirty, no wifi in my room, the staff is not friendly at all

    Reviewed March 05, 2019
    9,6
    Exceptional
    wu
    Group
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in February 2019

    great”

    he location was great! right in the middle of George town so very accessible to many places of interest. Also the restaurant was very good with lots of great options. I was pleasantly surprised. The room we had was also quite spacious and very clean, we found it to be very comfortable as well.

    Reviewed February 24, 2019
    8,4
    Excellent
    alibaba
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in March 2019

    Good Place”

    Great location.

    Reviewed March 05, 2019
    5,6
    Yannick from Canada
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 2 nights in February 2019

    Above average”

    The hotel was ok but really dirthy My girl friend drop something under the bed , when i went to get it , i think i saw a monster!!!! Water falling from the silling on the bed No toilet papper provided , we had to ask every days , The girl from the front desk sleeping on the cough Cheap price for a cheap , cheap hotel

    Reviewed February 08, 2019
    9,2
    Exceptional
    Kiley from United States
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 2 nights in November 2018

    Great value”

    A/C was cold, staff was helpful, location was perfect for backpackers. Shared bathrooms could be cleaner but was not terrible by any means. Room was clean, towels, water, shampoo/conditioner/soap all provided. Would recommend for anyone looking for cheap accommodation!

    Reviewed November 09, 2018
    7,6
    Very good
    babu
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in March 2019

    Very Nice”

    The room was clean.The hotel is also well located and can walk to many places in Georgetown!

    Reviewed March 05, 2019
    9,2
    Exceptional
    Pawel
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in December 2018

    Good hostel”

    Good hostel with perfect location to discover the city. Room was small but clean.

    Reviewed February 13, 2019
    9,2
    Exceptional
    jackson
    Business traveler
    1 Person in 2-Bed Dormitory - Male Only
    Stayed 1 night in February 2019

    Nice hotel, comfortable and good recommend it ”

    The location was great! right in the middle of George town so very accessible to many places of interest. Also the restaurant was very good with lots of great options. I was pleasantly surprised. The room we had was also quite spacious and very clean, we found it to be very comfortable as well.

    Reviewed February 03, 2019
    4,0
    Sarah from United States
    Solo traveler
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 3 nights in January 2019

    Unacceptable”

    This entire experience was awful. Even from the start when I arrived to drop off my bags an hour before check in, I was barely acknowledged by the girl behind the counter. When I did get to my room, the sheets were wet and stained yellow. Even the fresh sheets were dirty, and ants were crawling on me when I tried to sleep. The shower/toilets are filthy with mold and no toilet paper is provided. I'm covered in mosquito bites after one night. The walls are so thin they shake from any movement in the hotel, and at 1am I tried to ask the desk for assistance to keep the party above me a little quieter, which they did not. My room smelled of urine and the bathrooms at night like old cigarette smoke. Instead of staying three nights I checked out first thing in the morning, and was met with laughter and rudeness by the front desk when I politely asked for some form of refund, anything. When I asked specifics to policy or why they wouldn't assist me, there only answer was "I don't know". As a woman travelling alone, someone asleep at the front desk with the hotel door wide open feels unacceptable as well. Nothing about this place has merit.

    Reviewed January 31, 2019
    5,6
    Connie from Malaysia
    Solo traveler
    Deluxe Double Room With Private Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in January 2019

    Worth Value For Money”

    Location is very strategic. There are food stalls and bars opened at night in front of the hotel. Stayed for a night. No deposit needed. Room was small but comfortable. Bedsheet and pillowcase were dirty. Not sure what happened. Toilet is okay. Shower gel were provided. Thanks :)

    Reviewed January 21, 2019
    6,4
    Good
    Jessica from United Kingdom
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room With Private Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in January 2019

    Good location but cleanliness was poor”

    The location was great and right in the hustle and bustle of the city, it was easy to locate and get to via Google maps. The check in was smooth and easy. Unfortunately, the room did not appear to have been cleaned from the previous guests. The bed had hair in it and several stains, luckily we had sleeping bags so just slept on top of the bed. There was lots of dirt on the TV stand, the TV did not work and the room was covered in mosquitos! Not sure of how they were entering, as there was no window in the room which made it quite gloomy. We stayed one night which we were glad at. The bed was comfy however and the staff were friendly enough. We would not stay here again solely because of the cleanliness of the room.

    Reviewed January 04, 2019
    8,4
    Excellent
    koh
    Business traveler
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in January 2019

    Great hotel, I would definitely come here again”

    Chulia Mansion is a great, stylish and modern hotel located in the middle of the historic part of Georgetown. The location could not be any better. The room itself was very good, also stylish, clean, with very good working A/C, good and comfy beds. The bathroom was also spacious, with separated shower, clean towels every day, with good smell after use which was not a standard in other good hotels we were staying during our trip. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast was included and it was one of the best breakfast I have ever eaten travelling thru the world with my family.

    Reviewed January 02, 2019
    10,0
    Exceptional
    dewi from Indonesia
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in December 2018

    Really good stay”

    This hotel is in the chulia street, a lot of food here, near CAT bus station. U also can get a cheap motorbike rental with RM25 only, but actually more cheap u pay there only RM50 than from this web Great staff and nice hotel with that price

    Reviewed December 27, 2018
    2,0
    pasquale from Italy
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 7 nights in December 2018

    a real rubbish of guesthouse pls avoid”

    nothing, noisy small small room wood everywhere in the night noisy and noisy no. sleep price is no gave quality bad and dirty my suggest avoid this guesthouse around there are some good at same price local often are unpleasant shout and talking laud

    Reviewed December 21, 2018
    8,8
    Excellent
    jenny
    Solo traveler
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in December 2018

    Great location, good hotel”

    Generally a very good hotel. Location is great, easy access to China Town, Little India and more. Worth taking a Grab cab to further afield locations e.g. Gurney Plaza, Kek Lok Si temple, etc. . Varied each day slightly, local breakfast and western - the local foods are so much nicer, . Room was upgraded to Deluxe, which was nice. Some loose change did go missing after a clean though. Also, the toilet bidet should have a spray attachment, otherwise it's annoying to use.

    Reviewed December 18, 2018
    9,2
    Exceptional
    Bobo
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in December 2018

    Relax Trip”

    Courteous hotel staffs. Situated in the very neighbourhood of the heritage sites and plenty of food haunts to explore. Rooms are well kept and clean. The room we stayed in faces the main street but surprisingly it was not noisy.

    Reviewed December 12, 2018
    8,4
    Excellent
    Violet from New Zealand
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in July 2018

    Right in the Heart of the Old Quarter”

    Walking distance from the ferry. Basic room, but nice staff. At night the street comes alive with every imaginable type of food vendor, all very affordable. Backs onto Little India. Bus stop right outside. Definitely worth staying here.

    Reviewed July 17, 2018
    9,6
    Exceptional
    yeoh
    Solo traveler
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in February 2019

    Excellent location and clean”

    The room was spacious and bathroom was clean. everything was worth it!

    Reviewed February 24, 2019
    9,6
    Exceptional
    anton
    Couple
    Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom
    Stayed 1 night in February 2019

    Friendly Place ”

    great location right in the heart of georgetown. rooms were made speedily, and everything was quite clean.

    Reviewed February 24, 2019
    7,6
    Very good
    Stephen from Malaysia
    Solo traveler
    Deluxe Double Room With Private Bathroom
    Stayed 3 nights in February 2019

    In the heart of the city”

    Everything is nearby, walkin distance.

    Reviewed February 19, 2019
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