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Safety index

63 out of 100

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118 Hotel Macalister

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7.7

Fair (162 ratings)

George Town, Malaysia - 

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280 m KOMTAR

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350 m Penang Times Square

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1.5 km Gurney Drive

Amenities

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Parking included

Parking included

Housekeeping

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Free self parking on site

24-hour front desk

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Score icon7.7

RateScore

Total 162 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.5

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7.8

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booking

74 Reviews

7.5 / 10

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expedia

88 Reviews

7.8 / 10

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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Cleanliness

Location

Dining

Room

Bathroom

Wi-Fi

Sleep

Breakfast

Atmosphere

Air Conditioning

Cleanliness was mentioned 71 times

4% Negative87% Positive

Reviews based on Cleanliness

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Jussi Gracia6 months ago
4/5Google icon

Nice clean hotel, good to stay if you dont mind a bit noisy as its in food hawker area, also other guests always make much noise when they are in and out of rooms during our stay there... dont understand why 😊

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Kevin Lie1 year ago
5/5Google icon

Clean room, very cool AC, i am surprised they have a bell boy lol, prepare deposit RM50 and city tax. beside the hotel there is a food court with a good oyster fried egg (see picture) and a mini market in case you forgot to buy some amenities.

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 46

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Number of floors 4

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Year Built 2015

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

11

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73

Upload

37

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

KOMTAR

280 m

Penang Times Square

350 m

Gurney Drive

1.5 km

Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal

2.5 km

Gurney Plaza

2.5 km

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Getting around

Penang Sentral

14 km

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Airports Nearby

Penang Intl. Airport (PEN)

13 km

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Restaurants

New Lane Hawker Center

140 m

Restoran Zim Sum 点心之家

Nearby

Ying Her Kopitiam 银河茶室

Nearby

Tuck Kee Ancient Taste 德记(老字号)炒粉

Nearby

鸡煲之家 Chicken Claypot House

140 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

83 out of 100

Very Safe

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Nighttime safety

55 out of 100

Risky

George Town safety index

Safety

Crime

63

Overall Safety Index

Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

63 out of 100

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Women safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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39

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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40

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Political safety

Risky

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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46

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LGBTQ safety

Risky

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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54

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

31

Overall Crime index

Low

An average rating of the crime categories

31 out of 100

Property crime severity

Low

39

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Mugging or robbery  34/100

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Car theft  28/100

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Car break-ins  37/100

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Home break-ins  31/100

Violent crime severity

Low

28

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Physical attacks  22/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  19/100

Other crime severity

Low

27

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Insult or harassment in public  17/100

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Corruption or bribery  59/100

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Drug problem  30/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.2 - $0.6

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Coffee

$1.9 - $2.9

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Beer 0.5L

$1 - $2.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$1.6 - $5.8

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.4 - $0.6

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.2 - $0.6

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$11.7 - $29.2

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$6.8 - $17.5

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McMeal at McDonalds

$3.1 - $3.9

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.4 - $1.2

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Public transport, monthly pass

$9.7 - $42.4

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.4 - $0.4

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$4.9 - $11.7

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$19.5 - $29.2

Weather In George Town

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Precipitation In George Town

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.513

PM1028

47

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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