George Town Holiday Travel Information

George Town is the capital of the island and state of Penang , off the west coast of peninsular Malaysia known for its mix of cultures and its delicious street hawker food. The city was founded in 1786 by the British as one of the three Straits Settlements along with …

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We help you find the best George Town hotels. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular accommodations in George Town, according to other travellers like you.

Reviews of George Town

Ahboon Net
Ahboon NetKuala Lumpur

Georgetown was made famous by its unique heritage building structure, and also the street art mural. it attracts thousand of tourist each day, visiting the temples and enjoying the street food.

Child of Bohemia
Child of BohemiaCape Town

George Town is lovely little town. You will find sooo many food courts with amazing and very cheap food! Usually between 5-8 local currency per portion. The city also has great atmosphere and you will see a lot of street art and temples.

Yuna Gena
Yuna GenaSamarinda

I like to be in Georgetown than any other cities in Malaysia that I've been, even though it's not that much. I especially love the quint look and the local food. Mostly simply delicious. One of the cities in the wold that I'd love to visit few more times.

Juno Kim
Juno KimAnchorage

Georgetown is one of the best destinations in Malaysia - especially for us food lovers! This town is filled with joy of eating from morning till night. Go explore the night food market - you can find the cheapest and most delicious Chinese-Malay dishes.

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