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6 reviews
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

I visited to this hotel twice, 2015 dec, first time with my girlfriend and the second time 2016 feb with my brother. Have been very satisfied with this hotel, that's why visited twice. The hotel crew is very polite to serve you and explain to you patiently where the location your car can be parked safely, the car park is... More 

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1 Thank Joe T
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Everyone was very kind including all of the staff and the owner.easy to get around with a public transportation.the staff were very helpful to tell me how to get around the city and saved me a lot of money.the rooms were clean.if go back to Penang I would definitely stay with them again.

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1 Thank justamazingview
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Very nice hotel, clean room, you can choose your own cushion , environment friendly, Staff very helpful with everything. Location not so far from Komtar- transport hub/ to be connected with other part of island/.

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1 Thank vsladeckova
Shah Alam, Malaysia
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

PRO: I was very impressed with this hotel. Even though it is categorized as budget hotel, the service they provided was really perfect and they do it with professionalism. As you enter the hotel, you will be greeted with a warm, friendly and professional in attending to our needs during check in which was done in a swift/! then before... More 

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1 Thank LizaZamri
India
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52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Its a basic, nice and clean budget hotel. The staff are very courteous and very helpful. It was a stop over stay in this hotel on our way. Can highly recommend to backpack travellers for short stay who just need a nice, clean room to sleep and a good shower!!

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1 Thank Ayinosh
Malaysia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

i made booking for the before two days for my friend. clean environment. limited space for parking. the room is very clean. friendly staff. facilities are very good with lift. the hotel placed near to hawker stalls

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1 Thank kartheyani
Florence, Italy
1 review
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

I really had a good stay at SO Hotel. Everyone was very kind including all of the staff and the owner. I was traveling alone- and they made me feel at home. They helped advise me on how to get around. The hotel was very clean and the room was nice and comfortable.

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1 Thank Taku G
Makati, Philippines
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55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

We visited this place Last July 2012 the staffs are very friendly and very accommodating, they are very helpful in finding the place that we've come to visit, the experience at the SO hotel is very good! the hotel room is very clean and the hotel its self is well maintained. Highly recommended to people who are traveling to George... More 

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1 Thank lovetotraveldonna
Singapore, Singapore
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

One of the best budget hotels i have stayed so far. you are able to choose the type of pillow, and there is a shampoo bar. the only complaint was that the room is very hot, but this is due to the sun. we have told the staff few times, and they did came to the room to check. Fan... More 

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1 Thank zattie
Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

A good place to stay for value. Staff are extremely helpful, makes you feel like home with clean rooms and personal toilet(non shared). Couldn't comments on their toiletries as we had brought our own due to sensitive skin. But they do provide toiletries. As for food, feel free to explore the coffee shops around with prawn mee and asam laksa.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about SO Hotel

Address: No. 90, Siam Road, George Town, Penang Island 10140, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $34 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — SO Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Not much different”
 of 5 bubbles 929joet, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No buses between airport and Andson Road except taxi. You should get off from the bus at Trader Hotel and walk 15 minutes to So Hotel.”
  • 浴室面積較少, 手洗盤設在浴室外
  • 三人房有一張1.5床及一限1米單人床
 of 5 bubbles WongF, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Better request a window!”
 of 5 bubbles 665lucym, 10 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Am staying at room 205 , wifi signal are pretty strong.”
 of 5 bubbles WennKoh75, 4 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Request for room with window. Should you get the room without window, they also placed an air cleaner inside the room.”
 of 5 bubbles anissfadilahn, 26 Feb 2014 | Read review
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