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Hotels in Gelugor

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Gelugor is a southern suburb of George Town located in Penang, Malaysia. The town is named after a plant species, Garcinia atrovirdis. Gelugor lies along the eastern seaboard of Penang Island, between Jelutong and Sungai Dua. Some of the interesting attractions here are Tuanku Fauziah Museum and Art Gallery and Gallery of Archaeology . End your day at some of the best Gelugor hotels that can be found here.

Best hotels in Gelugor

BEDROOM Palm Residence

Palm Residence

Homes
Gelugor, Georgetown
With a stay at this vacation home in George Town (Gelugor), you'll be a 4-minute drive from University of Science-Malaysia and 5 minutes from RECSAM and Institute Pendidikan Guru. This vacation home is 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from Queensbay Mall and 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from Penang Hill.
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Condo 3 Bedroom @ Georgetown Gelugor USM Queensbay

Apartments
Gelugor, Georgetown
With a stay at this condo in George Town (Gelugor), you'll be within a 10-minute drive of RECSAM and Institute Pendidikan Guru and Holy Spirit Cathedral. This condo is 3.1 mi (5 km) from Queensbay Mall and 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from Penang Hill.
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LOBBY Stallions Suite Penang

Stallions Suite Penang

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
7.7
(21 Reviews)
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COMMON_SPACE 3BdR&2Bth condo Middle of Penang

3BdR&2Bth condo Middle of Penang

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
With a stay at 3BdR&2Bth condo Middle of Penang in George Town, you'll be 4.6 mi (7.3 km) from Penang Hill and 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi. This hotel is 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from Queensbay Mall and 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from Penang Botanical Gardens.
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LOBBY Avatel Jelutong (Formerly known as Atta Hotel)

Avatel Jelutong (Formerly known as Atta Hotel)

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
7.4
(7 Reviews)
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COMMON_SPACE Miracle Homestay Arte S

Miracle Homestay Arte S

Apartments
Gelugor, Georgetown
Located in George Town (Gelugor), this apartment is within a 5-minute drive of University of Science-Malaysia and Hospital Lam Wah Ee. This apartment is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Queensbay Mall and 6 mi (9.6 km) from Penang Hill.
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Arte S By Fifi Suite

Arte S By Fifi Suite

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING AG Hotel Penang

AG Hotel Penang

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
8.0
(101 Reviews)
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Anggerik Lodging

Anggerik Lodging

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
8.1
(94 Reviews)
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BEDROOM International House

International House

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
When you stay at International House in George Town, you'll be on the Strip, within a 5-minute drive of Hospital Lam Wah Ee and Holy Spirit Cathedral. This hotel is 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from KOMTAR and 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from Penang Hill.
Impressive
8.3
(71 Reviews)
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LOBBY Colour Hotel

Colour Hotel

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
8.1
(131 Reviews)
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Power Hotel

Power Hotel

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
7.9
(30 Reviews)
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING JSW INN

JSW INN

Guest Houses
Gelugor, Georgetown
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Capital O 89647 Atta Hotel

Capital O 89647 Atta Hotel

Hotels
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
7.8
(27 Reviews)
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BEDROOM OYO 90334 Mawlaya Hotel

OYO 90334 Mawlaya Hotel

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Gelugor, Georgetown
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Arte Serviced Apartment @ Penang

Arte Serviced Apartment @ Penang

Apartments
Gelugor, Georgetown
Impressive
8.6
(79 Reviews)
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Flexi Check-in Seaview Condo @ USM Penang

Flexi Check-in Seaview Condo @ USM Penang

Apartments
Gelugor, Georgetown
Impressive
8.9
(13 Reviews)
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EXTERIOR_BUILDING Arte S Family Suites

Arte S Family Suites

Apartments
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
8.2
(5 Reviews)
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null Arte S Penang

Arte S Penang

Others
Gelugor, Georgetown
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SWIMMING_POOL Arte S Penang by Dreamscape

Arte S Penang by Dreamscape

Apartments
Gelugor, Georgetown
Convenient
7.7
(11 Reviews)
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Facts about Gelugor

Total Accommodation
21 Properties
Popular Hotel
Palm Residence, Condo 3 Bedroom @ Georgetown Gelugor USM Queensbay
Popular Landmark
USM - Universiti Sains Malaysia

Guest reviews in Gelugor

8.0
Convenient
376 reviews from hotels in Gelugor with aggregated rating of 8.0/10.
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Syazana D.
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9.4
/ 10
30 Sep 2019
Just nice. Staff is ok. But for me, the room is a bit small plus no TV and WIFI password. Other than that, everything is ok.
noor f.
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12 Dec 2022
- 2 Person but only provide 1 towel.- no mineral water provided in the room.- limited parking.
NURFARIZA A.
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9 Sep 2018
- The sink is outside the toilet (beside bed) - Parking lot is so small - The room we get is not like what we expected - Please make sure to give exact detail and picture for every specific room type
Syed A.
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13 Jan 2020
Best apartment ever... highly recommended
18 Jan 2023
Recommended, close to Mosque, Lotus & food stalls
ABDUL H. B. A. A.
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8.5
/ 10
22 May 2018
Nice and comfortable. Got its own shop. Near to the stall. Except car park problem for guest.
Misla G.
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2 Dec 2022
Nice to stay here, especially I can see Tom the cute cat ☺.
Nurul N. b. N.
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10 Apr 2017
I stay in 2-room apartment and it was a great place. The room is big and spacious. Definitely will come and stay here again.
NABILA N. S. B. R.
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6 Aug 2019
It was a pleasant stay there with my family. The house was really comfortable and spacious. Will go there again if I ever visit penang next time 😊
Aishiteru M. E.
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3 Jan 2021
Overall OK however slow WiFi.

Most commonly asked questions in Gelugor

Where are the best areas to stay in Gelugor?

The best areas to stay in Gelugor are Gurney Drive, Pulau Tikus, Jelutong

How many hotels are listed in Gelugor?

Currently, there are around 21 hotels that you can book in Gelugor

About

Gelugor is currently a university city that lies in the southern suburb area of George Town in Penang, Malaysia. Gelugor got its name from a plant species known as “Gu – Lu – Gok” by the local Hokkien people. Gelugor is located at the eastern seaboard of Penang Island which is situated in between of Jelutong and Sungai Dua. It is around 5 km south of George Town.

The people there consists of the multi race exist in Malaysia therefore commonly the language used is Bahasa Melayu. However, the northern part of Malaysia, has their own dialect. It is still using the same language only it might take a little getting used to in order to understand the dialect added to the language.

How to Get There

By Plane

There are plenty of flights that lands in Penang. Some of the airlines that does are Malaysia Airline, Air Asia as well some of the domestic ones such as Firefly. Then the guests may hail up a taxi to get to Gelugor.

By Car

From Kuala Lumpur, one may drive to Gelugor by taking the North South Expressway. Then by taking the exit to Pulau Pinang, it will direct them on the Penang Bridge that will go directly into the city.

By Bus

There is a bus terminal in Gelugor itself. The Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal takes in buses from all over the Peninsular. There are many bus companies that offers a service to Pulau Pinang.

Tourist Attractions

Farlim Night Market

This night market is very close to Gelugor. Here you can find almost everything you need all in 1 go. It is held every Wednesday and starts at 7.30 pm. The number of stalls are vast with a good variety of food, household items and also accessories. Not to mention it also has a live band to entertain those who is doing their shopping.

Penang Hill

Penang Hill or also known as Bukit Bendera is a hill that consists of several other hills where the highest point is at the Western Hill. The height is at 833 metres above sea level. Previously it was a retreat used during the British colonial era however now it is a tourist attraction where people come to look at the view of the whole island.

Kek Lok Si Temple

Kek Lok Si Temple is a hilltop temple with any intricate statues of Buddha images. Many of the believers comes here to pray. It is also a tourist attraction as it is a beautiful park that oversees the whole island. It is right next to the Penang Hill.

Hotels

AG Hotel

This is a budget hotel that is located 8.78 km away from the airport. It is also strategically located to many other public facilities. Even at an affordable price, it is still a hotel that offers great comfort to their guests. This hotel has its own café therefore the guests will be able to enjoy a local cuisine made by them.

The Pearls

This hotel is located less than 10 km away from the Penang Airport. It is also quite close to Malaysia Science University as well which is good for the family members to visit their children who studies there.

Colour Hotel

This hotel is located right in the city of Gelugor. It offers great comfort at a very affordable price. Moreover, the guest should be expecting a great service by the staff there.

USM Guest House

This accommodation is provided by the Malaysia Science University. Breakfast is offered as well so the guest does not have to worry about their meal.

Anggerik Lodging

This hotel is located in a good neighborhood of Gelugor. It offers many entertaining facilities to better accommodate their guest and all at a very affordable price.

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