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Areca Hotel, George TownAreca Hotel, George Town (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel (GPS: 5.41752, 100.33023) is a boutique hotel in George Town, Penang. It occupies a row of restored prewar townhouses along Khoo Sian Ewe Road.

One of the most adorable sights at Areca Hotel is its mascot teddy bear sitting on the mother-of-pearl chair in the lobby.

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Experiencing Areca Hotel

My wife and I were privileged to do a review stay at Areca Hotel Penang and experience its hospitality. Let me tell you all about it here.

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Areca Hotel Teddy BearAreca Hotel Teddy Bear (24 November, 2017)

Accommodation at Areca Hotel Penang

Areca Hotel Penang offers three types of rooms namely the 18 square meter Garden Room, the 40 square meter Heritage Room, and the 48 square meter Family Suite.

Areca Hotel Guestrooms and Suites

A tour of the rooms and suites of Areca Hotel Penang.

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Dining at Areca Hotel Penang

Areca Hotel Penang has an inhouse dining outlet in the form of Areca Cafe. The cafe serves breakfast to guests in the morning. Walk in guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner available at table d'hôte (set meals) as well as à la carte (individual orders).

Areca Cafe

Areca Cafe is the dining outlet attached to the hotel.

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Meeting room at Areca Hotel Penang

Areca Hotel has a function room which can be rented for boardroom meetings. Located above the lobby area, it has a sitting area with period furnishing suitable for discuss discussions. There is a workstation with computer if there is a need to get online. The meeting room is sealed away for privacy. The function room area has an en suite bathroom for convenience of meeting participants.

Function Room, Areca Hotel PenangFunction Room, Areca Hotel Penang (25 November, 2017)


Function Room, Areca Hotel PenangSitting area in the Function Room. (25 November, 2017)


Function Room, Areca Hotel PenangBoardroom for offsite executive meetings. (25 November, 2017)

A tour of Areca Hotel Penang

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Areca Hotel, George TownAreca Hotel, George Town (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownFive-foot way in front of Areca Hotel. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownFront door of one of the restored townhouses at Areca Hotel. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownThe front door, as seen from the inside. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownThe staircase and lift. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownInterior of Areca Hotel. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownAntique pieces form the deco of Areca Hotel. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownAir wells allow natural light to enter the hotel. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownChandelier hanging over the two-storey lobby. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel, George TownHanging lanterns line the main corridor. (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel PenangCast iron staircase at Areca Hotel Penang. (25 November, 2017)


Areca Hotel PenangBack garden at Areca Hotel Penang. The cast-iron staircase serves as a fire escape. (25 November, 2017)


Areca Hotel PenangBamboo alley behind Areca Hotel Penang. (25 November, 2017)

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Areca Hotel Penang
5, Khoo Sian Ewe Road,
10050 George Town, Penang.
Phone: +60 4 261 0050

Areca Hotel is on the map of Khoo Sian Ewe Road

Areca Hotel during restoration

Areca Hotel during restorationAreca Hotel during restoration (10 October, 2017)


Areca Hotel during restorationAreca Hotel during restoration (30 July, 2012)


Areca Hotel during restorationAreca Hotel during restoration (30 July, 2012)

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