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Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang

5-star5 stars
10 Lebuh FarquharPenangPenang10200Malaysia

Luxury hotel with 4 restaurants, near KOMTAR
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Tasty breakfast
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Great room
Very comfortable
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Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang

from $199
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Double or 2 Twin Beds
  • Premier Suite, 1 Double or 2 Twin Beds
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Writers)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Straits)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Georgetown)
  • Victory Annexe Studio Suite
  • Victory Annexe Corner Suite

What’s around Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang


  • In Downtown George Town
  • KOMTAR - 19 min walk
  • Gurney Drive - 25 min walk
  • Penang Times Square - 23 min walk
  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion - 6 min walk
  • Penang State Museum - 6 min walk
  • Camera Museum - 9 min walk
  • St. George's Church - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 27 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang

Opened in 1885, this landmark hotel is within 0.6 miles (1 kilometer) of the financial, entertainment, cultural, and historical districts in downtown Georgetown, Penang Island. Penang International Airport is 10.3 miles (16.6 kilometers) away.

Hotel Features.
Along the hotel's 750-foot (229 meter) seafront promenade, are small gardens, al fresco dining areas, a swimming pool, and a poolside bar. 4 cannons dating back to 1797 are also preserved here. There are 4 restaurants at the hotel, and guests can start their day with buffet breakfast. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Facing the veranda and the sea, a health club offers fitness facilities, a connecting sauna, shower, and locker facilities. There is a 24-hour business center on site and 24-hour check-in is available. Free self parking and valet parking are offered, and a free area shuttle is available. Airport transportation can be arranged directly with the hotel at a surcharge (contact hotel at least 48 hours prior to arrival). There are also 14 meeting rooms and free WiFi and wired Internet access.

The 232 suites at this Georgetown luxury hotel feature high ceilings, dark timber floors, and marble bathrooms with bidets and separate bathtubs and showers. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Each suite has 32-inch TVs, and also include minibars, coffee/tea makers, and complimentary bottled water. Guests are welcomed with complimentary fruit plates. The hotel provides turndown service each evening.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 232 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 16 floors


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
Airport shuttle service is available from 7 AM to 11 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Guests booked in the Victory Annex Studio Suite and Victory Annexe Corner Suite check in at the Victory Annex Wing reception. Guests booked in all other room categories check in at the Heritage Wing reception. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Airport shuttle from 7 AM to 11 PM *


  • Free valet parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge)
  • 4 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Health club
  • Sauna
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built 1885
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese
  • Malay

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang’s small print

Also known as

  • Eastern & Oriental Hotel
  • Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang
  • Eastern Oriental Hotel Penang
  • Eastern Oriental George Town
  • Eastern Oriental Penang
  • Oriental Eastern
  • Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang/George Town
  • Eastern And Oriental Hotel
  • Eastern Oriental Georgetown


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 3 per accommodation, per night
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. 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

Rollaway beds are available for MYR 150.00 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of MYR 68 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of MYR 185.00 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 1,452 reviews

Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang
Amazing hotel with history
Gunnar, us2 night trip
Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang
Room smells bad, also the double bed is like a baby bed, too small. Great swimming pool, good breakfast.
A Traveler, us3 night trip
Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang
Very Good8.0
Nice view go for victory annexue suite
Everything was nice except that bathrooms need renovation no exhaust fans, no ventilation
Mukesh, us3 night romance trip
Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang
Fantastic stay with excellent service
It was a fantastic trip as I was attending my school reunion dinner in that hotel. The front office executive, En Faizal made my stay even more pleasant with his professionalism in handling us. Keep it up the excellent service.
Hooi Leong, us1 night family trip
Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang
Excellent property!
Excellent property!
Jonathan, us3 night family trip

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Eastern And Oriental Hotel, Penang

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