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118 Hotel Macalister, Penang

3-star3 stars
No. 49 Jalan Macalister, Georgetown, Penang, Penang, 10400, Malaysia

3-star hotel within walking distance of KOMTAR
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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From 32 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • everything was okay,except the room are very small.Apr 21, 2018
  • New hotel with excellent location.Next to lotsa famous street food right outside the…Mar 16, 2018

118 Hotel Macalister, Penang

from $30
  • Standard Double
  • Standard Twin
  • Deluxe Triple Room
  • Family Deluxe
  • Suite
  • Family Room

What’s around 118 Hotel Macalister, Penang


  • In Downtown George Town
  • KOMTAR - 4 min walk
  • Camera Museum - 17 min walk
  • Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi - 20 min walk
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion - 26 min walk
  • Gurney Drive - 27 min walk
  • Fort Cornwallis - 30 min walk
  • Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram - 35 min walk

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 26 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 46 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-4 AM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Year Built - 2015
  • Designated smoking areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

118 Hotel Macalister, Penang’s small print

Also known as

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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.

Deposit: MYR 50.00 per stay

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 7.8 From 55 reviews

Good 6.0
Tiny room Noisy from thin walls.
us2 night family trip
Good 6.0
Stay in 118 Hotel Macalister
Surprised the room has no fridge. Staying at the 1st floor is noisy as the room was facing the city road. Overall, stay is ok.
Jonah, sg4 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
For budget traveller.
Good for budget hotel. Easy access to shops & food outlets.
Gin, auRomance trip
Very Good 8.0
Great location! Room is simple but the front desk personnel are very friendly & helpful!
myOther trip
Very Good 8.0
In a city center, a lot of street food, komtar
Strategic location ,near many street hawkers. Just few minutes walk Komtar, Prangin Mall and 1st Avenue. The staffs are very polite and helpfull. Room is clean though not really big but air con is not so cool during the day.
Colin, sgFamily trip

118 Hotel Macalister, Penang

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