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Manila, Philippines
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43 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good value hotel. Really large rooms and large comfortable beds. The set-up may be a little dated but who needs it when you'll be out the entire day anyway? Friendly staff especially the cleaning lady on the 4th floor. Breakfast is just toast and cereal but who wants to have breakfast in a hotel when you have tea shops with... More 

Glossop, United Kingdom
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487 reviews
103 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

No hot water for my stay, bathroom roof and water pipe both leaking. Complained twice and nothing done except given a load of bull. Free room safe and Spacey room, breakfast ok with surprisingly Marmite on offer.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel was in an amazing location. It is walking distance to so many places and is extremely close to public transport. We had a great stay in the hotel and the staff were amazing. The hotel itself is a little dated, but is absolutely fine as a base for budget travellers. The hotel provides a basic free breakfast, which... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Mingood Hotel is a bit like the Atlanta Hotel in Bangkok, but only a bit, (if you haven’t stayed at the Atlanta, do yourself a favor, it’s real BKK history). But back to the Mingood, in it’s day it was probably damn good, it’s ‘day’ may have passed but it is well maintained and pretty good value for money,... More 

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United Kingdom
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42 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights, it was ok but the room was non smoking but had an ash tray and a cigarette end in the bin. We are used to the non smoking rooms in SEAsia all smelling of smoke now. The place is really central to everything, we walked everywhere and only got the bus to Penang Hill. The... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

When I was looking for place to stay in Penang, I didn't look for hotel at all. But what they offer are pretty fair with the price. The room are big, I got double bed room, with tv, hot water shower and bathtub. They offer with simple breakfast too and you can iron you cloth in share area. The location... More 

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Seremban, Malaysia
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126 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is an old hotel but well maintained .you pay budget price for a 3 star facilities.Standard room for two at RM118.00 ( usd30) bed is comfortable , large room with a settee, fridge n electric kettle to boil water n complimentary bottled drinking water.toilet is " old fashion " with a bath tub , hot shower but clean n... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Cheaper to book on line. Great staff, Chia the breakfast lady is a mine of helpful information, reception staff are really helpful too. Location great, quick walk to everything, including Chulia St, Komtar/Prangin Mall down Penang Road where the bus stop is for public buses to most places of interest; ask reception staff for one of their bus timetables. Room... More 

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Bhuj, India
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60 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Hotel Mingood is best hotel to stay in a few bucks. Price is normal but service and ambience is superb. Value for money. Rooms are nice, spacious and clean. Hotel location is plus point. Hotel staff is very co-operative and helpful. Breakfast is simple and tasty. Overall a great experience with Hotel Mingood.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The hotel was center to everything within walking distance to the center of George town in Penang. The staff are excellent their and always at hand to help you with your needs. The room was basic but clean and tidy with AC. The AC could have been a bit more cooler but overall was good. As I was not staying... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable, stylish hostel living at the most affordable price! 5 star quality hostel! Located just a 2 minute walk to the chic area of the city! We are a licensed accommodation provider where secure quality accommodation and excellent services are our top priority. Free WI-FI, ISIC card welcome! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Mingood

Address: Hotel Mingood Jalan Argyll, George Town, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Penang > Penang Island > George Town
Price Range: $27 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Mingood 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Mingood Hotel Georgetown
Hotel Mingood Penang/George Town
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“Balcony rooms are good - not much street noise”
 of 5 bubbles V611HQbarrys, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 4 th floor”
 of 5 bubbles mohzan, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There is a lift to all floors, and higher up rooms overlooking street have great view.”
 of 5 bubbles helenhP9428RD, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Pick rooms on 3rd floor with balcony for good view but will be a bit noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles WaterMice, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Try to face the main road so you get a good view of Komtar and its surroundings.”
 of 5 bubbles beckyooi, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
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