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The Edison George Town
4 stars

The Edison George Town

15 Lebuh Leith, George Town 10200, Malaysia
George Town, Malaysia
See location+60 4262 2990
From
C$ 148
Cheapest

rate per night

9.0
Excellent
based on 408 reviews
408 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Deluxe room
C$ 148
King room
C$ 206

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About The Edison George Town

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
Presiding over historical George Town- The Edison is a vision of architectural splendour. Heritage features meet period furnishings to create a whimsical journey into Penang s past. Elegant suites are decked out with intimate details and artisanal accessories. Vibrant jade accents bring the timeless grace of this old mansion to life. Then there is the bright- central courtyard that provides a place to pause in the city s midst or you can sink into the comfort of The Edison s library. Step beyond the mansion gates into a bustling fusion of cultures. A UNESCO World Heritage Site- George Town is built upon 500 years of trading. The Edison George Town is a Small Luxury Hotels of the World property.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Edison George Town

  • Outdoor pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Valet parking
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Express check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Bathrobe

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press

Dining

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Disabled Access
  • Designated smoking area

General

  • Telephone
  • Slippers
  • Storage available

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Pool

  • Outdoor pool

Reviews of The Edison George Town

9.0
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5.8Families
4.4Friends
5.2Solo
21.2Couples
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What are the hotel's standout amenities?

The hotel offers standout amenities such as a 24-hour lounge with complimentary drinks and snacks, a beautiful outdoor pool, and a library for guests to enjoy.

How is the hotel's cleanliness and maintenance?

The hotel is well maintained and clean, with spacious and comfortable rooms. However, some guests have mentioned that the building could benefit from a paint refresh.

What can guests expect from the hotel's customer service?

Guests can expect exceptional customer service from the friendly and attentive staff, who go out of their way to provide local recommendations and ensure a memorable stay.

Is parking available at the hotel?

Yes, the hotel offers free parking as well as valet parking for the convenience of guests.

When is the best time to visit the hotel?

The high season at the hotel is in December, offering a great opportunity to experience the vibrant streets of George Town. However, it's important to note that September is considered the low season.

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Opt for a Top Floor Room

Some guests recommend choosing a room on the top floor to avoid noise from the pool area and neighboring food court.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's strategic location allows for easy exploration of nearby attractions such as Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Muzium Negeri Pulau Pinang, and St. George's Church, all within walking distance.

Consider Noise Levels

Be aware that rooms close to the main entrance may experience noise from the nearby hawker center with live music, which can last until midnight.

Enjoy the 24-Hour Lounge

Take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour lounge, offering complimentary food and drinks, creating a cozy and convenient space for guests.

Request Personalized Recommendations

The staff, particularly Albert, is known for providing excellent personalized recommendations for local eateries and attractions, enhancing the overall guest experience.

Check for Noise Insulation

Some guests noted that the hotel lacks noise insulation, so light sleepers may want to prepare for potential noise disturbances, especially at night.

Embrace the Heritage Charm

Embrace the unique charm of the heritage property, with its exceptional interior design and historical significance, offering a visual treat for architecture enthusiasts.

Be Mindful of Limited Breakfast Options

While the hotel offers a comfortable stay, some guests felt that the breakfast options were somewhat limited, suggesting a potential area for improvement.

Take Advantage of the Hotel's Services

The hotel provides complimentary earplugs to mitigate noise disturbances and offers a wine and cheese evening, adding a touch of luxury to the stay.

Appreciate the Hotel's Location

The hotel's location in the heart of George Town provides easy access to historic sites, vibrant streets, and local delicacies, making it a convenient base for exploration.

Location

15 Lebuh Leith, George Town 10200

What's nearby

  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion69 m
  • Muzium Negeri Pulau Pinang0.4 km
  • St. George's Church0.5 km
  • Kuan Ying Teng Temple0.5 km
  • Masjid Kapitan Keling0.5 km
  • Little India0.6 km
  • Sri Mariamman Temple0.6 km
  • Penang City Hall0.8 km
  • Khoo Kongsi Temple0.8 km
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion0.8 km
  • Fort Cornwallis1 km
  • Dhammikarama Burmese Buddhist Temple2.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:30 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about The Edison George Town

Low season

August

High season

July

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 174

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 153
Cheapest month to stay with an average 22% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 8% rise in price.
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When to book a room at The Edison George Town

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Top tips for your stay at The Edison George Town

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Edison George Town, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and January.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at The Edison George Town, plan to stay on a Monday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Saturday.
  • The cheapest price a room at The Edison George Town was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 166, while the most expensive was C$ 206.
  • How long should you stay at The Edison George Town? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at The Edison George Town

  • Where is The Edison George Town located?

    The Edison George Town is located at 15 Lebuh Leith, 0.6 km from the centre of George Town. Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion is the closest landmark to The Edison George Town.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Edison George Town?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 12:30 PM at The Edison George Town.

  • Does The Edison George Town offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Edison George Town offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Edison George Town offer free parking?

    Yes, The Edison George Town offers free parking.

  • How far is The Edison George Town from the airport?

    The Edison George Town is 14.4 km from Penang Intl. The Edison George Town is 86.5 km from Alor Setar.

  • Does The Edison George Town have a pool?

    Yes, The Edison George Town has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Edison George Town hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Edison George Town in George Town and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Edison George Town and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Edison George Town.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.9

Distance to downtown

0.6 km

Nearest Airport

Penang Intl

Distance to airport

15.2 km