Very good 7.0
Based on 2444 reviews

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About this property


Nestled in the heart of Gurney Drive, The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residence is an ideal spot from which to discover Penang. Only 30 minutes or 25km away, this 4-star hotel can be easily accessed from the Penang International Airport. As The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residence is located in the heart of Georgetown, close to the central business district, guests can find easy access to the city's attractions and landmarks, such as Gurney Plaza, Gurney Paragon, Gurney Drive Hawker Center, Penang Baptist Church, the famous Batu Ferringhi, Fort Cornwallis, Penang Hill, and Kek Lok Si. The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residence offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities needed to invigorate travelers. To name a few of the hotel's facilities, there is a poolside bar, smoking area, 24-hour room service, tours, and a restaurant. At night, guests can also find the fantastic scene of the city’s colorful lightings at the hawker centers combined with an unforgettable dining experience with many tasty local dishes. Step into one of 259 suites and escape the stresses of the day with a wide range of amenities such as ironing facilities, an in-room safe, mini bar, refrigerator, and complimentary bottled water. The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residence also features a range of business and recreational facilities to invigorate all travelers. Whatever the reason for visiting Penang, The Gurney Resort Hotel & Residence is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away for all leisure and business travelers.
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Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Getting around

  • Airport transfer
  • Car park
  • Taxi service
  • Valet parking

Fitness & recreation

  • Games room

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Dart board
  • Fitness center
  • Hot tub
  • Massage(s)
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Steamroom
  • Swimming pool [outdoor]
  • Tours

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Convenience store
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini bar
  • Poolside bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Restaurant [halal]
  • Room service [24-hour]

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Doorman
  • Gift/souvenir shop
  • Laundry service
  • Newspapers
  • Postal service
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room
  • Kids club
  • Swimming pool [kids]


  • Check-in/check-out [express]
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Pets allowed
  • Security [24-hour]

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Chinese [Cantonese]
  • Chinese [Mandarin]
  • Malay
  • Tamil
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Due to the tax regulation, all guests are committed to the city tax surcharge which is not included in the property reservation cost and will be collected by the property upon check-in.

  • Minimum age of guests is: 21 year(s).
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-In From: 03:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 12:00 PM
Distance to Airport: 23 km
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Floors: 36
Number of Restaurants: 1
Number of Rooms : 259
Room Voltage: 220
Time to Airport (Minutes): 35
Year Hotel Built: 2000
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Very good

based on 2444 reviews
  • Cleanliness 6.7
  • Facilities 6.6
  • Location 8.0
  • Room comfort and quality 6.9
  • Service 6.8
  • Value for money 6.9
  • Food and dining 6.4
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