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Check-in: From 14:00
Check-out: Before 12:00
For those who want to have a comfortable place to stay, the Oriental Hotel is one of the perfect choices of hotel in Penang. This hotel is located only 25 minutes away from Penang International Airport. The location of this hotel is also very good because the tourists can easily travel to a few interesting places like museums, art exhibition, and shopping mall which takes only a few minutes away from the hotel. Besides that, all the rooms are very well equipped with amazing amenities. The rooms are always in clean condition since this hotel has offered a daily housekeeping service. This hotel has also provided impeccable facilities and services for the comfort and convenience of their guests. The guests can also enjoy a delicious meal at a restaurant in Oriental Hotel.
How to get to Oriental Hotel
Oriental Hotel is situated at 105 Penang Road, Georgetown, 10000, Penang. There are two ways to get to the Oriental Hotel. The first way is the tourists can travel by aeroplane. The tourists who come from Kuala Lumpur, they will take a flight at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 to Penang International Airport. The journey will take about 50 minutes. Once they have arrived at Penang International Airport, the tourists can take a rental car or grab a taxi at the entrance of the airport. The location of the hotel is only 25 minutes away by driving from the airport.
The second way is the tourists can get to this hotel by car. They will follow North-South highway to Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu highway in Gelugor. Then, they have to drive to Jalan Penang in Georgetown. Once they have reached Jalan Penang, they are able to find the Oriental Hotel. The whole journey on the road takes about 3 hours and 50 minutes.
Different Types of Room in Oriental Hotel
The guests can make a choice of rooms that are offered by the Oriental Hotel. The rooms are called Standard Twin Room and Family Room. For Standard Twin Room, it has a size of 19 square metres and it can occupy 1 queen bed. The guest can have a free Wi-Fi access and a daily housekeeping service available for this room. This room is equipped with an air-conditioner, telephone, desk, a television, a refrigerator, and complimentary bottled water. Besides that, the guests can request for ironing facility, extra beds, and connecting rooms. For the bathroom, it has a private bathroom, a shower, a hairdryer, and towels. Therefore, the total price for this room is RM105.72 per night including service charge.
The following room is the Family Room. The size of this room is 23 square metres and it has 2 queen beds. This hotel has provided a few in-room amenities such as an air-conditioner, a desk, a telephone, a television, a refrigerator, and free bottled water. The guests can request for extra beds, and connecting rooms. For bathroom amenities, there is a private bathroom, a shower, a hairdryer, and towels. The guests are able to get a free Wi-Fi access and a daily housekeeping service for this room package. Hence, the total payment for this room is RM173.58 per night including service charge.
Restaurant in Oriental Hotel
There is a restaurant in Oriental Hotel that serves several types of dishes for the guests. All the foods in the restaurant have met the taste of the guests in the hotel. Besides that, they can drop by a bar to have light snacks and drinks.
Facilities in Oriental Hotel
Oriental Hotel has provided a few facilities for their customers’ convenience. Among them are free parking spaces for the guests, tours, and elevators. There is also a hair salon nearby the hotel.
Interesting Places near Oriental Hotel
Hin Bus Depot - Hin Bus Depot is one of the interesting destinations to visit in Penang. This place is known as an exhibition location for murals. Back then, a young Lithuanian artist named Ernest Zacharevic would like to have his solo exhibition in Penang and he chose a place where it was owned by Hin Company Bus Depot. His exhibition which is called Art is Art Rubbish had gained many interest and coverage from the public as well as the local and international press. There are a few things the tourists can find in Hin Bus Depot. The tourist can get t-shirts, jewellery, souvenirs, and handicraft as well as watching performers busking at Sunday Pop Up market which will be held from 11 am to 5 pm. This market is a platform for business owners, artisans, crafters, and musicians. Besides that, the visitors can see mural paintings and art exhibition by the work of local and international artists. During the month of July, the visitors can drop by to this place to watch some great international films every Tuesday. For those who love to skate, they can go to a section called Skate Ramp. Other than that, the visitors can learn to make their own ceramic wares at Penang Japanese Ceramic Studio. Hin Bus Depot has also offered some furniture shops, a place to do gardening activities, a few restaurants and cafes. The journey to get to Hin Bus Depot will take about 4 minutes of driving from Oriental Hotel.
Ghost Museum - There are several museums that can be visited by the tourists in Penang. The most unique museum in Penang is the Ghost Museum. It is located at Lebuh Melayu, Georgetown. Ghost Museum is a part of UNESCO World of Heritage Building. This museum displays the legend stories of the ghosts in Malaysia. In the first section, the visitors can see some traditional Malay ghosts such as ‘Orang Minyak’, ‘Pontianak’, ‘Toyol’, and others. After gaining some information from Malay ghosts sections, they will proceed to the Chinese Ghost Section. In this section, it features Chinese Zombie which is called ‘Jiang Shi’ and the story behind Hungry Ghost Month. Then, the visitors can drop by at Ancient Egypt section which includes the Mummy and Anubis. There is also a dark room that has Dracula and Vampires. The following section is the Japanese Ghost section that consists of the popular ghost from the movie ‘Ju-On’, ‘Kappa’, and others. Throughout the visiting in this museum, there will be a tour guide that will bring the visitors along the tour. Ghost Museum opens daily from 10 am to 7 pm. The visitors that come from Oriental Hotel will take about 14 minutes of walking to this museum.