A budget, limited service hotel the Tune Hotel Penang is located on the busy Jalan Burmah (Burma Road) just a short distance from the centre of George Town, less than one kilometre from KOMTAR and all its shopping malls and also less than one kilometre to the popular Gurney Drive area.
To get around the island there is a nearby bus stop with many of the
most useful buses travelling along this route, including the 101 bus which will get you to many of the tourist attractions of the island, including the beaches at Batu Ferringhi.
This 3 star hotel offers a total of 258 rooms and operates a pay as you use system with "5 Star beds at 1 star prices".
Guests booking rooms with Tune, pay a basic price for a room and then at the time of booking you can choose to pay for extras like 12 or 24 hours air-conditioning, towel and toiletries kit, WIFI internet access and early check-in or late check-out.
The more you use, the more you pay!
Location : Burma Road, Georgetown
Address & Contact Telephone numbers :
100 Burmah Road,
10050 Penang, Malaysia.
Telephone Number : +6(03)-7962 5888
Official Website :
Tune Hotels was set up as a no-frills hotels group by the founder of Air Asia, Tony Fernandes and are very popular throughout Malaysia and beyond.
There is also a new Tune "heritage" hotel which has been opened in 2013, at the end of Armenian Street in the old part of George Town, which would be a better place to stay if you wish to be within walking distance of all the old heritage sites of the city.
It is also just a few minutes walk away from KOMTAR.
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