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Penang Budget Hotel - Cathay


This old historical budget hotel is conveniently located in the heart of George Town, Penang with most of the tourist sites within walking distance. Its location is just very convenient, be it for sightseeing, shopping and dining.

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This old charming hotel painted in white and blue has a beautiful entrance door leading into the high ceiling hall.

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Do check out this unique check-in counter that is build right under the grand wooden staircase that leads to the upper floor. There is a vintage square clock hanging above it.

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Looks like this budget hotel and all the modern five star hotels have something in common - similar check out time! 

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The beautiful part of this hotel is the two grand wooden staircases which is separated by a central open-air courtyard with beautiful metal work beams.

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The interior decor is well maintained and give this place an interesting ambience. I can't help admiring all the lovely tiles in the interior as well as those on the exterior.
 
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The room rates are very economical, with very basic and simple amenities. The hotel is located opposite the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion and nearby the city clubbing area.

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Cathay Hotel 15, Leith Street
10200 Penang

Tel : 04-2626271
Fax : 04-2639300



Zac Teo

Zac Teo

Zac Teo is a Penang boy, being born and raised on this island. A music lover that always seeks new music to enjoy along with his daily dose of coffee; he loves traveling, exploring and also hunting for the latest food around the island. His penchant on writing about his beloved island led to him starting up Penang365.com in 2015.

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