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Dou Houz - Hostel
Dou Houz - Hostel
8.3 Excellent
169, Lebuh Noordin, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 385 reviews
8.3

This comfortable hostel in George Town offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception. It provides an airport shuttle and a games room, and is a brief stroll from Komtar.

Sunny Side
Sunny Side
27 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

This George Town hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of Penang Ferry Terminal. It is also a five-minute stroll from Khoo Kongsi and Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple, and is close to many of the area's popular attractions.

Wassup Youth Hostel
Wassup Youth Hostel
7.5 Good
No.495E Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 1,922 reviews
7.5

Wassup Youth Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. It also features a games room, an outdoor pool and a car rental desk.

The 80's Guesthouse
The 80's Guesthouse
6.2 Good
46, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 4 reviews
6.2

The 80's Guesthouse is located in George Town and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is moments from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple.

Tido Hostel Penang
Tido Hostel Penang
6.6 Good
No. 106 Argyll Road, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 6 reviews
6.6

Tido Penang Hostel is located in George Town and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

Red Inn Court
Red Inn Court
7.4 Good
No. 35B & 35C, Jalan Mesjid, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 357 reviews
7.4

Red Inn Court provides a charming setting while in George Town. It offers free wireless internet in public areas and is steps from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple and other well-known attractions.

Hutton Lodge
Hutton Lodge
8.1 Excellent
17, Jalan Hutton, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 10 reviews
8.1

Hutton Lodge is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. It offers free Wi-Fi, an airport shuttle and a tour desk.

St Hostel
St Hostel
9.2 Excellent
45, Lebuh Gereja, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
ExcellentBased on 20 reviews
9.2

Situated under a 10-minute stroll from Penang Ferry Terminal, ST Hostel provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

Burmahtel
Burmahtel
6.5 Good
253G-1-1, Wisma Soon, Jalan Burmah, George Town, Malaysia
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2.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 17 reviews
6.5

Burmahtel is located in George Town and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

Ymca Penang
Ymca Penang
7.8 Good
211, Jalan Macalister, George Town, Malaysia
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2.2 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 
GoodBased on 129 reviews
7.8

Opened in 1959, YMCA Penang is located in George Town and offers free Wi-Fi, a safe and laundry facilities. It also provides meeting rooms, a 24-hour reception and a currency exchange.

Tips for booking a hostel in George Town

Cheapest month:June
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Georgetown_Malaysia:₹ 1,118/night
Absolute cheapest price found:₹ 297/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
₹ 425 - ₹ 2,164
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₹ 816 - ₹ 2,364
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated George Town hostels

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Red Inn Court
Red Inn Court
7.4 Good
No. 35B & 35C, Jalan Mesjid, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Red Inn Court provides a charming setting while in George Town. It offers free wireless internet in public areas and is steps from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple and other well-known attractions.

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Hutton Lodge
Hutton Lodge
8.1 Excellent
17, Jalan Hutton, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Hutton Lodge is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. It offers free Wi-Fi, an airport shuttle and a tour desk.

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Wassup Youth Hostel
Wassup Youth Hostel
7.5 Good
No.495E Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Wassup Youth Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. It also features a games room, an outdoor pool and a car rental desk.

Cheapest hostels in George Town

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Hutton Lodge
Hutton Lodge
8.1 Excellent
17, Jalan Hutton, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Hutton Lodge is situated in George Town and is close to the area's popular attractions. It offers free Wi-Fi, an airport shuttle and a tour desk.

₹ 519
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Sunny Side
Sunny Side
27 Lebuh Chulia, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

This George Town hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of Penang Ferry Terminal. It is also a five-minute stroll from Khoo Kongsi and Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple, and is close to many of the area's popular attractions.

₹ 593
Avg. per night
St Hostel
St Hostel
9.2 Excellent
45, Lebuh Gereja, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Situated under a 10-minute stroll from Penang Ferry Terminal, ST Hostel provides guests with a convenient base while in George Town. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

₹ 593
Avg. per night
Red Inn Court
Red Inn Court
7.4 Good
No. 35B & 35C, Jalan Mesjid, George Town, Malaysia
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0.7 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Red Inn Court provides a charming setting while in George Town. It offers free wireless internet in public areas and is steps from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple and other well-known attractions.

₹ 742
Avg. per night
The 80's Guesthouse
The 80's Guesthouse
6.2 Good
46, Love Lane, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

The 80's Guesthouse is located in George Town and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is moments from Arulmigu Sri Mahamariamman Temple.

₹ 1,038
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Dou Houz - Hostel
Dou Houz - Hostel
8.3 Excellent
169, Lebuh Noordin, George Town, Malaysia
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0.6 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

This comfortable hostel in George Town offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception. It provides an airport shuttle and a games room, and is a brief stroll from Komtar.

₹ 1,186
Avg. per night
Wassup Youth Hostel
Wassup Youth Hostel
7.5 Good
No.495E Jalan Penang, George Town, Malaysia
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0.5 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Wassup Youth Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in George Town. It also features a games room, an outdoor pool and a car rental desk.

₹ 1,186
Avg. per night
Ymca Penang
Ymca Penang
7.8 Good
211, Jalan Macalister, George Town, Malaysia
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2.2 km from city centre, George Town, Malaysia 

Opened in 1959, YMCA Penang is located in George Town and offers free Wi-Fi, a safe and laundry facilities. It also provides meeting rooms, a 24-hour reception and a currency exchange.

₹ 1,631
Avg. per night

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George Town hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in George Town?

    Hostels in George Town will cost ₹ 1,119 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 302 per night. A good deal on a George Town hostel would be ₹ 870 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in October may be more expensive, whereas booking in August is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in George Town?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in George Town, Hutton Lodge is currently the best, based on 10 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.1/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Penang Intl Airport?

    Dou Houz - Hostel is 14.1 km away from Penang Intl Airport, making it the closest George Town hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • Should I stay in a George Town hostel?

    Aside from the fact that George Town hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in George Town.