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Magpie Residence, Penang

2-star2 stars
33, Jalan A.S. Mansoor (Jalan Sekerat), Penang, Penang, 10050, Malaysia

Convenient to Penang State Museum
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
From 150 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • The location is very good- on a quiet side street, yet still a walking distance to the…May 21, 2019
  • Friendly staff, nice atmosphere. Additionally there are free maps available, a lovely…Dec 17, 2018

Magpie Residence, Penang

from $28
  • Superior Quadruple Room
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Basic Shared Dormitory
  • Classic Double Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

What’s around Magpie Residence, Penang

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Penang State Museum (9-minute walk)
  • Pinaon Time Tunnel (11-minute walk)
  • Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi (11-minute walk)
  • Penang City Hall (12-minute walk)
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion (12-minute walk)
  • Fort Cornwallis (14-minute walk)
  • Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram (20-minute walk)
  • Penang Hill (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Kek Lok Si Temple (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 17 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 9 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 12

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking (limited)

  • Free nearby parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Malay

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
Things to enjoy
  • Separate living room
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Magpie Residence, Penang’s small print

Also known as

  • Magpie Residence Hostel Penang
  • Magpie Residence George Town
  • Magpie Residence Guesthouse George Town
  • Magpie Residence Hostel
  • Magpie Residence Penang
  • Magpie Residence
  • Magpie Residence Guesthouse George Town
  • Magpie Residence Guesthouse
  • Magpie Residence George Town
  • Magpie Residence Penang/George Town
  • Magpie Residence Guesthouse

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

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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

Superb 9.2 From 42 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Pleasant stay.
Good location. Quiet area yet walking distance to main tourist activities.
zainol, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great wifi and a nice place to relax
Best wifi in town. Up to 15Mbps The owner is very helpful and very nice. This place is a good spot to get away from all the noise and just relax. Very quiet and the pods offer privacy.
Melvin, us1 night trip
Good 6.0
Okay stay, walkable to main attractions
The location was good, walking distance to Komtar and the love lane area. The staff very friendly and helpful. The room was clean, had a kettle and tv with a few English channels. The big downside was the WiFi, it was rubbish. Overall an okay stay.
Katie, gbRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Service and Comfort
Their service is excellent. They go out of their way to make your stay very comfortable.
sg7 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good nights sleep
Had 3 great nights sleep here. Owners helpful and friendly. Nice breakfast.
Chris, myRomance trip

Magpie Residence, Penang

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