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Roommates Penang

181 reviews
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  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“boiled eggs”(6 reviews)
“cute hostel”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Free Parking
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed two nights and it was good value. My dorm bed was comfortable and spacious, also curtained off. However, the blanket I was provided with was noticeably dirty. Nice free breakfast and facilities. Close to local bars and restaurants. I would recommend this hostel...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

With dormitories, it's a hit and miss. Sometimes you find your heaven and sometimes you get sentenced to hell. This time it waa absolute heaven. The beds were comfy, clean, spacious, has curtains for privacy, own outlets for charging and kept comfortably cool all the...More

Thank cristabern
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The hostel is cosy, in an old house but well cared for. Location is quiet but close to bars, cafés and markets. Beds are nice, everyone has her own lights and electricity. The only thing that irritated me was the weird smell - got used...More

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Such a cute hostel with the friendliest staff! Their English wasn't great but they made sure we had everything we needed and the rooms were spacious and most importantly had air con! Roommates is cheaper than the Tipsy Tiger (where you can still go to...More

Thank rachel c
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

It's a nice, clean and cheap hostel. Beds are comfortable​ and have curtains, electricity jack and a lamp. The breakfast consist of 2 toasts and 2 boiled eggs that you make yourself, plus free tea/coffee. Wifi is really good in the whole building and there's...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Price range
US$15 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$15 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room & Suite (8)
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Hotel & Grounds (55)
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"stay in low bed that is not close to the main door"
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"I think that any bed is excellent, no rooms just dorms."
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"Lounge with bean bags at the mix dormitory building nearby."
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