Eastern & Oriental Hotel

Eastern & Oriental Hotel


10 Lebuh Farquhar, George Town, Malaysia

ExcellentBased on 2,172 reviews


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About Eastern & Oriental Hotel

Eastern & Oriental Hotel provides 5-star accommodation in George Town. Guests also have exclusive access to the Pañpuri Organic Spa and Fitness Center.

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Good to Know

To Downtown0.5 mi
Nearest airportPenang Intl
Distance to airport9.6 mi


Check-in time3:00 PM
Check-out time12:00 PM
InternetWi-Fi available in all areas
PolicyPets not allowed
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+60 4222 2000

Amenities at Eastern & Oriental Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Executive lounge access
  • Fan
  • Cribs available
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Fruits
  • Shoeshine
  • Garden view
  • Shops (on site)
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Breakfast included
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Infinity pool
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Child pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Kids meals
  • No smoking
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Outdoor dining area
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Pants press
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Pool with a view
  • Coffee shop
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Storage available
  • Private parking
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Radio
  • Raised toilet
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Rooftop pool
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Elevator
  • Minibar
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower cap
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Accessible parking
  • Adapter
  • Slippers
  • First-aid kit
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • Additional toilet
  • Sofa
  • Alarm clock
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Body soap
  • Bottle of water
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Telephone
  • Kettle
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Safe
  • Toothbrush
  • Sauna
  • City view
  • Trash cans
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Conditioner
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Cooking classes
  • Fitness center
  • Bowling
  • Hiking
  • Massage


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Photocopier service
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Spa
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service

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Reviews for Eastern & Oriental Hotel

GreatBased on 2,172 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Food, room and view are superb!" (in 267 reviews)
  • Generous upgrade offered and great breakfasts. (in 247 reviews)
  • Good value and great staff! (in 222 reviews)
Cons -
  • No access to old building. (in 6 reviews)
  • We opted to upgrade to the ground floor Suite at a very nominal price. (in 4 reviews)
  • Great old world colonial hotel. (in 3 reviews)

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10.0 Excellent
great hotel for exploring Georgetown
10.0 Excellent
Truly magical, will definitely return for a longer stay, the rooms are spacious and beautifully appointed
9.7 Excellent
Beautiful hotel. Love how they preserved the over 100 year old style and heritage.
10.0 Excellent
nice staff, spacious clean and comfortable sea-view room, good breakfast and free high tea, will come back again.
10.0 Excellent
the service was excellent, excellent location
10.0 Excellent
Excellent service. We needed to get to an emergency room, and they were very helpful to let taxi driver know where we needed to go, and asked taxi to wait for us.
8.8 Great
great facilities, spacious room, breakfast with wide variety, happy hour with free drinks n snacks, good location. Poor reception service for a five star hotel. Swimming pool opens at 7am but staff only turn up at 7:30am. Rubbish found on pool side possibly left behind from the night before. Tissue paper found at the bottom of the pool!

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Where is Eastern & Oriental Hotel

Most Popular Landmarks

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion0.1 mi
Penang City Hall0.4 mi
KOMTAR Tower0.7 mi

Getting Around

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George Town Swettenham Pier0.7 mi
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George Town The Gurney Resort Hotel and Residences1.2 mi

FAQs when booking at Eastern & Oriental Hotel

How close is Eastern & Oriental Hotel to the nearest airport, Penang Intl Airport?

With a distance of 9.6 mi between Eastern & Oriental Hotel and the nearest airport, Penang Intl Airport, the drive typically takes about 0h 19m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

What is the best way for guests to get from Penang Intl Airport to Eastern & Oriental Hotel?

Eastern & Oriental Hotel has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in George Town, renting a car for around $53/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Penang Intl Airport, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Penang Intl Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

Is there a pool at Eastern & Oriental Hotel?

Yes. HotelsCombined users traveling to George Town often look for hotels with a pool available. Most hotels have pool hours, so be sure to ask the front desk at Eastern & Oriental Hotel for pool rules and guidelines.

How close is Eastern & Oriental Hotel from the George Town city center?

Eastern & Oriental Hotel is just 0.5 mi away from the center of George Town. You can easily get to other landmarks from Eastern & Oriental Hotel, including Penang City Hall, which has been found to be a popular place to visit amongst tourists.

What is the Eastern & Oriental Hotel phone number?

The best way to contact Eastern & Oriental Hotel is by calling +60 4222 2000.

Does Eastern & Oriental Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Eastern & Oriental Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

Is there a gym or fitness center at Eastern & Oriental Hotel?

Yes. You should consider staying at Eastern & Oriental Hotel if having access to a fitness center on-site is important.

What is the check-out time at Eastern & Oriental Hotel?

The standard check-out time at Eastern & Oriental Hotel is 12:00 PM. Guests can usually check-in from 3:00 PM. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

How much does it cost to stay at Eastern & Oriental Hotel, George Town?

On average, guests have been paying $176 per night to stay at Eastern & Oriental Hotel. Some users have found rooms as low as $104 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see the price rates available for your stay.

Is there a restaurant at Eastern & Oriental Hotel?

Eastern & Oriental Hotel does have a restaurant. The hotel also has a bar.

Does Eastern & Oriental Hotel have a laundry service?

This accommodation does offer laundry services. The property also has irons and ironing boards available for guest use.

How far is Eastern & Oriental Hotel from Khoo Kongsi Temple?

You can walk to Khoo Kongsi Temple while staying at Eastern & Oriental Hotel - you’ll be about 1 mi away.

Is Eastern & Oriental Hotel close to Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion?

If you want to see Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion while visiting George Town, Eastern & Oriental Hotel is just 0 mi away.