Wassup Youth Hostel

Wassup Youth Hostel


No.495E Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia

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About Wassup Youth Hostel

Wassup Youth Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. It also features a games room, an outdoor pool and a car rental desk.

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To Downtown

0.3 mi




Check-in time

3:00 PM

Check-out time

12:00 PM


Free Wi-Fi

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+60 4261 8611

Amenities at Wassup Youth Hostel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Adapter
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Balcony
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Bidet
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Outdoor furniture
  • City view
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Coffee machine
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Private bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • 24hr front desk
  • Storage available


  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Karaoke
  • Pool table


  • Ticket service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry service
  • Mini-market on site
  • Tour desk

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Reviews for Wassup Youth Hostel

GoodBased on 1,483 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Clean, beautiful & comfy room." (in 207 reviews)
  • The hostel location is great! (in 195 reviews)
  • Location are very strategic. (in 190 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room smelled very bad. (in 172 reviews)
  • a bit smelly room. (in 36 reviews)
  • Old carpet on each floor. (in 21 reviews)

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There was an all night club next door and the sound came through the walls. The hotel , which otherwise would be very good, cannot do anything about it as the club owner pays off the authorities. A lot of corruption in Penang apparently.

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Where is Wassup Youth Hostel

Most Popular Landmarks

KOMTAR Tower0.1 mi
Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion0.5 mi
Penang City Hall0.9 mi

Getting Around

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George Town Swettenham Pier1.1 mi
George Town The Gurney Resort Hotel and Residences1.2 mi

FAQs when booking at Wassup Youth Hostel

Is pricing at Wassup Youth Hostel comparable to 2 star hotels in George Town?

In George Town, the average nightly rate for 2 stars hotels is $25. The expected nightly rate for Wassup Youth Hostel is around $20; a price that is 20% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers Wassup Youth Hostel to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 2 stars hotel in George Town.

How close is Wassup Youth Hostel to the nearest airport, Penang Intl Airport?

At just 9 mi apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, Penang Intl Airport, to Wassup Youth Hostel is 0h 17m. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

What is the best way for guests to get from Penang Intl Airport to Wassup Youth Hostel?

Wassup Youth Hostel has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in George Town, renting a car for around $58/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. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Wassup Youth Hostel guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting George Town.

Is there a pool at Wassup Youth Hostel?

Yes, Wassup Youth Hostel has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

How close is Wassup Youth Hostel from the George Town city center?

Wassup Youth Hostel is 0.3 mi away from George Town. Consider visiting Penang City Hall, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Wassup Youth Hostel by various forms of transportation.

What is the Wassup Youth Hostel phone number?

You can reach the front desk of Wassup Youth Hostel at +60 4261 8611.

Does Wassup Youth Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Wassup Youth Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Wassup Youth Hostel?

12:00 PM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 3:00 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at Wassup Youth Hostel, George Town?

$14 per night is the best price found recently for a room at Wassup Youth Hostel, with average deals around $20 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

Does Wassup Youth Hostel have a laundry service?

This accommodation does offer laundry services. There is also an ironing board and iron in the accommodation.

How far is Wassup Youth Hostel from Khoo Kongsi Temple?

Wassup Youth Hostel is a good place to stay to see Khoo Kongsi Temple. It’s 1 mi away.

Is Wassup Youth Hostel close to Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion?

Walking distance - there’s 1 mi between Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion and Wassup Youth Hostel.