The Edison George Town is set in a restored colonial mansion with contemporary decor. The stylish guest rooms are furnished with a sofa and guests enjoy complimentary turn down service. This boutique hotel features a chic common area, a bright courtyard and a swimming pool. Free WiFi and free parking are provided.

Decorated with modern furnishings, the air-conditioned rooms are appointed with a flat-screen TV and a sofa. All day snacks and nonalcoholic beverages are available in the room. The private bathroom includes premium bath amenities.

Daily continental breakfast is served at The Lounge, which offers complimentary all-day snacks and beverages. Alternatively, guests can have a meal at the nearby restaurants, located a 2-minute walk away.

You can relax in the poolside sun loungers or stay under the shade in the cabanas. Friendly staff at the 24-hour front desk are happy give you tips on things to do around the area. Bike hire and airport transfers are available upon request, at an additional charge.

Chinatown is 1,500 feet from The Edison George Town, while Little India is 2,950 feet from the property. Penang International Airport is a 11 mi drive.

This is our guests' favorite part of George Town, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

The Edison George Town has been welcoming guests since Nov 7, 2016
Hotel chain/brand: Small Luxury Hotels of the World

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in George Town, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

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Free private parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose The Edison George Town

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  • The staff speaks English
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What's nearby
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion
    0.5 miles
  • Khoo Kongsi
    0.5 miles
  • Prangin Mall
    0.5 miles
  • Wonderfood Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Komtar
    0.5 miles
  • Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar
    0.6 miles
  • 1st Avenue Penang
    0.6 miles
  • Fort Cornwallis
    0.6 miles
  • Penang Jetty
    0.8 miles
  • Penang Times Square
    0.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar ThirtyTwo at The Mansion
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Gurney Plaza
    2.1 miles
  • Gurney Drive
    2.2 miles
  • Straits Quay
    3 miles
  • Penang Hill
    4.1 miles
  • Kek Lok Si Temple
    4.5 miles
  • Sunway Carnival Mall
    4.6 miles
  • Penang Bridge
    4.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Penang International Airport
    9.4 miles
  • Sultan Abdul Halim Airport
    53.7 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Malaysian, Local, International

Amenities of The Edison George Town
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Cycling
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Malay
  • Chinese
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Until 12:30 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

FAQs about The Edison George Town

  • Guests staying at The Edison George Town can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • The Edison George Town offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling

  • Check-in at The Edison George Town is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:30 PM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at The Edison George Town include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • The Edison George Town is 2,300 feet from the center of George Town.

  • The Edison George Town has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Edison George Town by:

    • Taxi 40min

  • The prices at The Edison George Town may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.