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Safety index

63 out of 100

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Safe area

Old Penang Guesthouse - Hostel

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8.4

Good (10 ratings)

George Town, Malaysia - 

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560 m Pinang Peranakan Mansion

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630 m Padang Kota Lama

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700 m Penang City Hall

Amenities

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Laundry

Laundry

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

No onsite parking available

Library

TV in common areas

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Related hotel videos

Score icon8.4

RateScore

Total 10 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.4

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expedia

10 Reviews

8.4 / 10

Hotel Quality

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

Oct, 2023Now

General Info

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Total number of rooms 15

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Number of floors 2

WiFi Quality

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Download, Mbps

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Upload, Mbps

Ping, ms

Idle

8

Download

90

Upload

40

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

Pinang Peranakan Mansion

560 m

Padang Kota Lama

630 m

Penang City Hall

700 m

Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal

1.05 km

KOMTAR

1.05 km

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Getting around

Penang Sentral

15 km

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Airports Nearby

Penang Intl. Airport (PEN)

8 km

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Restaurants

The Mugshot Cafe

Nearby

The Pokok

140 m

Wheeler's Coffee

Nearby

The Loft

Nearby

Micke's Place

Nearby

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

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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 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets

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