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1 room, 2 adults

Burmahtel, Penang

2-star2 stars
253G-1-1, Wisma Soon, Jalan Burmah, Penang, Penang, 10350, Malaysia

City-center hostel within walking distance of Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
Great location
Great room
Food could be better
11See all 11 reviews
From 19 reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Burmahtel, Penang

from $26
  • Family Standard
  • Family Deluxe
  • Superior Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Family Suite
  • Family Executive

What’s around Burmahtel, Penang


  • In Downtown George Town
  • Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram - 6 min walk
  • Gurney Drive - 7 min walk
  • KOMTAR - 34 min walk
  • Camera Museum - 35 min walk
  • Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi - 40 min walk
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion - 44 min walk
  • Gleneagles Penang Medical Centre - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 28 min drive
  • Free parking nearby

At a glance

Key facts


  • 50 rooms


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



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

At the hostel

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator

Burmahtel, Penang’s small print

Also known as

  • Burmahtel
  • Burmahtel Hostel
  • Burmahtel Hostel Penang
  • Burmahtel Penang
  • Burmahtel Hotel Penang, Malaysia
  • Burmahtel Hostel George Town
  • Burmahtel George Town
  • Burmahtel Hotel Penang/George Town


Parking height restrictions apply.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges 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. 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 120.0 per night

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.

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Recent reviews

Good 7.0 From 11 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Okay for a short trip.
Parking a bit tight, its underground. Lifts are confusing at first with no proper labeling. Huge and clean room, basic amenities. Small window.
Azhan, my2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Value for money
Value for money
Noor Hafisza, gb1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Ok but did not like it as when we asked to be cleaned it took a long time for them to do it.
as4 night family trip

Burmahtel, Penang

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