Brown Hotel

3.0 star property
3-star hotel with restaurant, near KOMTAR

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Brown Hotel

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; local cuisine
Bathroom sink

Overview of Brown Hotel

8.8 out of 10 Fabulous
8.8/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24/7 front desk
86 Jalan Perak, George Town, Penang, 10150
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants
  • Self parking
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Minibar
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self-parking (surcharge)

Room options

Standard Triple Room

  • 22 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Double Room, No Windows

  • 17 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Double Room

  • 18 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Twin Room

  • 18 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Single Room

  • 17 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown George Town
  • KOMTAR - 24 min walk
  • Gurney Drive - 26 min walk
  • Gurney Plaza - 5 min drive
  • Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal - 5 min drive
  • Penang Hill - 6 min drive
  • Queensbay Mall - 10 min drive
  • Ferringgi Beach - 31 min drive
  • ESCAPE Adventureplay - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 28 min drive
  • Penang Sentral - 29 min drive


  • Annalakshmi The Culinary Arts Centre - 8 min walk
  • Bock Garden Meatless Cafe - 3 min drive
  • Anson Road - 8 min walk
  • Starview Restaurant - 9 min walk
  • Nurjaya Tomyam - 5 min walk

About this property

Brown Hotel

Brown Hotel puts you 1.3 mi (2 km) from KOMTAR and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Gurney Drive. Also, this hotel is 3.4 mi (5.4 km) from Penang Hill.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, Hindi, Indonesian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 51 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until 5:30 AM
  • Express check-out available
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • On-site self-parking (MYR 10.00 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 41-inch Smart TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Shampoo
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Special features


On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Cash deposit: MYR 100.00 per stay

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of MYR 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge of MYR 50.00 (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities will be closed during January, February and March:
  • Dining venue


  • Self-parking costs MYR 10.00 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia) guidelines.


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
Long-term renters welcome.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.
This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Brown Hotel Hotel
Brown Hotel George Town
Brown Hotel Hotel George Town

Frequently asked questions

Does Brown Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Brown Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Brown Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Brown Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Brown Hotel?
Yes. Self-parking costs MYR 10.00 per day.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Brown Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 5:30 AM. There's a charge of MYR 50.00 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge of MYR 50.00 (subject to availability). Express check-out is available.
Are there restaurants at or near Brown Hotel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant that offers local cuisine.
What's the area around Brown Hotel like?
Brown Hotel is in Downtown George Town, a short 18-minute walk from Penang Times Square and 11 minutes' walk from Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre.







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Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Clean. Quiet. Good bed. Fridge and bottled water. Good AC and shower pressure.
Kimberly, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Everything just as I expected. Room very clean and bed comfortable.
Janet, 7-night trip
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6/10 Good

The property condition and design is okay, but the cleanliness can be better because when I flipped the mat, dust out. The location is also quite far from main food area and attractions in George Town. However, it's what I paid for and it's okay.
Pattarapong, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nurhana Wahidah, 2-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Abd Jalil, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

The hotel is very good , quiet and clean But it needs more service to it like ironing inside rooms Café , restaurant ....etc The wi fi is very good in speed
Bassam, 3-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Shamesh, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Very clean and neat room
I was surprised with the room. With i can say low price range, the room was very clean and neat
zairul, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Nice place at strategic location.Good pillow and bed.only downside is parking at outside the hotel only.
Mackie_kedah, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Room was comfortable, size was good enough for two people. Near Padang Brown if you want to have ice kacang and mee goreng. Overall it was a nice stay.
Zamri, 1-night romance trip
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