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Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This place looks good on paper but was a complete let down in reality. After mentioning to the receptionist that we were jetlagged & would be spending the day sleeping after a much needed shower, we didn't expect a maintenance guy to let himself into the room twenty minutes later while I was in the shower! He didn't even knock!...

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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Great hostel! Good location, just off Love Lane which has lots of cool quirky cafes, bars and shops to explore! Walking distance to the bus stop and food court! Hostel is really clean and bunks are equipped with plug and light, really useful! Large lockers and great breakfast! Highly recommend :)

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ChuliaMansion, Owner at Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thank you for your review and we're so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Many thanks, Fred

Malaysia
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Love this type of room/hotel! If only they have soundproofing walls or ceiling. My friend was complaining that the staff was too noisy at night till she can't fall asleep. Overall, it's really a good hotel to stay with friends!

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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

This is a late review which I shall post on 25th June after I checked out from the hostel. For my friends and I, this was a very pleasant place to stay, and in order to manifest the friendliness and helpfulness of the hostel owner, I would like to share a little experience which we encountered there, namely the 3...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed for three nights in a private double room with shared bathroom. The room was clean and comfortable, spacious, and the air con worked well. There is a corridor of four or five private rooms on the ground floor, and our room was closest to the communal area which meant it could be a little noisy in the morning...

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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Super friendly staff,toilets are clean,bed and pillow are new and the surrounding just good enough for a traveler..bad things,wifi is slow and floor sometimes give a loud sound whenever you walk..overall,best hostel with great location

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Room: Clean and comfortable, with lockers for each person (no locks provided so get your own) Toilet: A couple of the soap dispensers were either broken or empty. Water doesn't flow down the drain so you end up standing in a pool of your shower water after a few minutes. unpleasant when you think of all the other yucky stuff...

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Cheras
Reviewed 22 September 2015

I only stayed one night at Ryokan due to my schedule, so I'm not able to comment on certain things like food. Generally, it was nice and quiet, good for me as I slept earlier due to my early start the following day for a work meeting. Though it was short, I can say for certain that the staff are...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

I stayed in the dorm. It was super clean and comfortable. You have your own plug to charge and lights beside your bed. Blanket and towel fresh and clean. The design of the hotel is nice. Common toilet clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and I will stay there again.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The Ryokan was overall a great hostel! The location is excellent in Georgetown-- very close to all of the typical things you'll want to see in Penang. It has a cool atmosphere and nice vibe with good facilities-- outdoor seating area, indoor beanbags for hanging out and reading, nice showers and bathrooms-- and everywhere was clean and well-maintained. Included breakfast...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of UNESCO Heritage Zone of GeorgeTown, Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel is the preferred choice of travellers into Penang. Perfectly nestled in the quiet street of Lebuh Muntri (Street) and walking distance to Love Lane and Chulia Street where all the bars and street foods are. Little India and China Town is only a stone's throw away, so are Peranakan Museum and Komtar (tallest building) Ryokan Muntri has a total of 58 dorm beds and 4 private rooms and we usually play host to big group of young adults. Front desk is manned 7am - 11pm and we can arrange for out of hours check in. We have a mixture of 6 or 4 beds dormitory rooms, ideal for small groups of travellers. Bikes are available for hire and GeorgeTown is a cycling-friendly city. Free Wifi throughout the property and Ryokan Muntri also features a games area. Guests can enjoy our 24-hour Free Cookies at the bar counter, and water dispenser. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel

Address: 62 Lebuh Muntri, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $22 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ryokan Muntri Boutique Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Two person private = great room”
233liamb, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Go for the dorm rooms with lesser beds.”
, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Take the loft if you want complete silence.”
  • you can hear people talking at the lobby from your room
she90210, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Really any of them. I heard no complaints from other travellers.”
traveladdict2001, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“excellent breakfast for a hostel”
IcusRahardjo, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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