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Set in George Town, 2.3 km from Northam Beach, The Gallivant Hotel offers accommodation with a garden, free private parking and a terrace. This 3-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property is non-smoking and is located 600 metres from Penang Times Square. At the hotel, all rooms are fitted with a wardrobe and a flat-screen TV. With a private bathroom fitted with a bidet and free toiletries, rooms at The Gallivant Hotel also have free WiFi, while some rooms also offer a city view. All guest rooms at the accommodation feature air conditioning and a desk. Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar is 1.4 km from The Gallivant Hotel, while 1st Avenue Penang is 1.2 km from the property. The nearest airport is Penang International Airport, 14 km from the hotel.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.3 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.3)

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.9
Facilities
8.1
Cleanliness
8.7
Comfort
8.7
Value for money
8.3
Location
8.3
Free WiFi
6.7
Low score for George Town
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Kennix
    Malaysia Malaysia
    It’s a sustainable property, water dispenser is provided to ensure free flow of water refill which is extremely important given Penang’s hot weather
  • Tai
    Malaysia Malaysia
    Good place to stay except that bathroom is a bit cramped.
  • Khaixian
    Malaysia Malaysia
    Nice interior, convenient location (6 minutes walk to Kuantan Road Market), friendly staff

Hotel surroundings

Facilities of The Gallivant Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Inner courtyard view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Soundproofing
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Visual aids: Braille
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Malay
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese

House rules

The Gallivant Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed upon request
MYR 100 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

From 1st January 2023, a tourist tax of RM 10 per room per night is applied to all foreign guests. This tax is not included in the room rate and must be paid upon check-in. Guests with a valid Malaysian Identity Card or valid permanent residents MY PR Card are exempted.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform The Gallivant Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Gallivant Hotel

  • The Gallivant Hotel is 0.7 miles from the centre of George Town. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at The Gallivant Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at The Gallivant Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The Gallivant Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at The Gallivant Hotel include:

      • Double
      • Twin