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Brown Hotel

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Brown Hotel

Brown Hotel

3.0 star property
City-center Downtown George Town hotel with restaurant

8.2/10 Very Good

9 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry facilities
The price is $37
Price available on 1/5/2023
86 Jalan Perak, George Town, Penang, 10150
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry service
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Minibar
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown George Town
  • Gurney Drive - 6 min drive
  • KOMTAR - 8 min drive
  • Gurney Plaza - 10 min drive
  • Penang Hill - 17 min drive
  • Queensbay Mall - 17 min drive
  • Ferringgi Beach - 37 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang Intl. Airport (PEN) - 29 min drive
  • Penang Sentral - 30 min drive


  • Padang Brown Food Complex - 3 min walk
  • Annalakshmi Temple of Fine Arts Vegetarian - 8 min walk
  • Ah Leng Char Kuay Teow - 9 min walk
  • Sister's Char Koay Teow - 11 min walk
  • Lorong Seratus Tahun Curry Mee - 14 min walk

About this property

Brown Hotel

Brown Hotel puts you 3.4 mi (5.4 km) from Penang Hill.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, Hindi, Indonesian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 51 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Onsite self parking (MYR 20.00 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 41-inch Smart TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Shampoo
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Cash deposit: MYR 100.00 per stay

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property beginning January 1, 2023. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

  • Local cuisine breakfast is offered for an extra charge of MYR 20.00 for adults and MYR 10.00 for children (approximately)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities will be closed during January, February, and March:
  • Dining venue(s)


  • Self parking costs MYR 20.00 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia).


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Long-term renters welcome.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Brown Hotel Hotel
Brown Hotel George Town
Brown Hotel Hotel George Town

Frequently asked questions

Does Brown Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Brown Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Brown Hotel?
As of Dec 8, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Brown Hotel on Jan 5, 2023 start from $37, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Brown Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Brown Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Brown Hotel?
Yes. Self parking costs MYR 20.00 per day.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Brown Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out are available.
Are there restaurants at or near Brown Hotel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Padang Brown Food Complex (3-min walk), Annalakshmi Temple of Fine Arts Vegetarian (8-min walk), and Ah Leng Char Kuay Teow (9-min walk).
What's the area around Brown Hotel like?
Brown Hotel is in Downtown George Town, a short 16-minute walk from Island Hospital and 16 minutes' walk from Penang Times Square.

Overall score and ratings


Very Good




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



8/10 Very Good

Abd Jalil, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

The hotel is very good , quiet and clean But it needs more service to it like ironing inside rooms Café , restaurant ....etc The wi fi is very good in speed
Bassam, 3-night business trip
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8/10 Very Good

Shamesh, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Very clean and neat room
I was surprised with the room. With i can say low price range, the room was very clean and neat
zairul, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very Good

Nice place at strategic location.Good pillow and bed.only downside is parking at outside the hotel only.
Mackie_kedah, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Room was comfortable, size was good enough for two people. Near Padang Brown if you want to have ice kacang and mee goreng. Overall it was a nice stay.
Zamri, 1-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

24Ringgit for overnight parking. Outrageous..
1-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Good for business traveller
Ariff, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

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3-night trip with friends
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