New Hotels in Penang Malaysia 2018 - 2017...
(Hotel Baru di Penang)

If you are looking for a list of New Hotels in Penang Island, Malaysia, below you will find some of the more recent additions to the accommodation available to stay in while on a trip to this beautiful and interesting island.

There are so many restorations going on at the moment, it is hard to keep up with all the new hotels coming onto the market.

So here is a list of some of the newest additions in the last few years :

New Penang Hotels Opened in 2018 :

Wifi Boutique Hotel Georgetown Penang

Wifi Boutique Hotel Georgetown Penang

This recently opened new boutique hotel in Georgetown is located along Jalan Gurdwara, close to the centre of the city and within walking distance to the many shopping malls (KOMTAR, 1st Avenue, Gama) and dining options in this part of Georgetown.

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DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Batu Ferringhi Penang

DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Batu Ferringhi Penang

This new Hilton hotel in Penang opened in early 2018 and is located in the popular area of Batu Ferrighi Beach in what was formally the Hydro Hotel, after having indergone a full renovation.

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New Hotels in Penang Opened in 2017

M Summit 191 George Town Penang

M Summit 191 George Town Penang

This brand new suites hotels in Penang is located along Jalan Magazine (next to the St Giles) and just across the road from KOMTAR and all the shopping malls in this area of the city.

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Mei Hotel Penang

Mei Hotel Penang

This new 3 star hotel in George Town is located just outside the main tourist area of the city offering 96 guest accommodations in a new high-rise located on Lorong Abu Siti (between Macalister and Burma Road).

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The Southern Boutique Hotel George Town Penang

The Southern Boutique Hotel George Town Penang

This new good value heritage accommodation offers a great location at the top of Muntri Street, less than a minutes walk away from Penang Road.

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Tien Hotel Penang

Tien Hotel Penang

Opened in mid 2017, this new small hotel offers an excellent location for visiting George Town. The property is a fully renovated heritage building located along Chulia Street and offers just 8 guest accommodations. There is also a rooftop swimming pool, Sky bar, communal kitchen and lounge at the property for guests to use.

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Summer Tree Hotel George Town Penang

Summer Tree Hotel George Town Penang

This new 2 star accommodation in Georgetown was opened in mid 2017 and is located on Rangoon Road (off of Burma Road).

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Areca Hotel Penang

Areca Hotel Penang

A new George Town heritage hotel for 2017 offering good value rooms and family suites in what was formerly a row of 12 shop houses, located just off the western end of Penang Road, close to KOMTAR.

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Penang Hotels Opened in 2016

Vouk Hotel Suite Penang

Vouk Hotel Suite Penang - 4 Star

This new apartment hotel in Penang (2016) offers fully furnished one bed studio and two bedroom suites, just a short walk away from the eastern end of Gurney Drive.

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Jawi Peranakan Mansion George Town Penang

Jawi Peranakan Mansion George Town Penang

A new heritage boutique hotel located along Hutton Lane, close to the bustling Penang Road area of the old city.

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The Edison George Town Penang

The Edison George Town Penang

A new Heritage hotel in Penang opened in July 2016, located along Leith Street in a beautifully restored mansion offering 35 luxury guest rooms.

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Lexis Suites Penang

Lexis Suites Penang - 5 Star

A new luxury suites hotel in Penang Island, opened in early 2016 in a peaceful area of the island in Teluk Kumbar, close to Bayan Lepas Airport.

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Kimberley Hotel Penang

Kimberley Hotel Penang - 3 Star

A new hotel opened in March 2016 located along Jalan Sungai Ujong which is just across the road from the KOMTAR building and shopping malls.

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Penang Hotel Opened in 2015

Le Dream Boutique Hotel Penang

Le Dream Boutique Hotel Penang - 3 Star

A new boutique hotel in Penang opened in October 2015, located in a quiet area on Jalan Pintal Tali (Rope Walk), just a few minutes walk away from KOMTAR in one direction and Chulia Street / Penang Road in the other. 

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Container Hotel Penang

Container Hotel Penang - 2 Star

Brand new hotel located near the end of Gat Lebuh Chulia, just a couple of minutes walk from the Penang to Butterworth ferry, offering budget rooms and Pod beds, with a choice of mixed and female only Pods.

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Olive Tree Hotel Bayan Lepas Penang

Olive Tree Hotel Bayan Lepas Penang - 3/4 Star

A new hotel in Bayan Lepas opened in August 2015, located directly opposite the Spice Arena / PISA. 

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Maritime Waterfront Hotel George Town Penang

Maritime Waterfront Hotel George Town Penang

This brand new hotel in George Town opened its doors in June 2015 and is located just south of the old part of the city. This all suites hotel offers large accommodation, ideal for families and has stunning views over the sea to Butterworth.

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The Wembley - St Giles Premier Hotel Penang

The Wembley - St Giles Premier Hotel Penang - 4 Star

Brand new 4 star hotel opened in April 2015, located on Jalan Magazine just a short walk across the road from the KOMTAR building and all its shopping malls.

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Chambers Hotel Penang

New hotel in the recently restored Chinese Chambers of Commerce building, located on Light Street overlooking the Penang Esplanade (Padang Kota Lama).

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Cititel Express Penang

Cititel Express Penang - 3 Star

Opened in April 2015, this new 3 star accommodation is located on Noordin Street and is part of the same new building as the St Giles Hotel, but offering much more affordable rooms.

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Hotel 19 Penang

Hotel 19 Penang  - 2 Star

A new 2 star hotel located directly opposite the Penang to Butterworth ferry terminal (Jetty).

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G Hotel Kelawai

G Hotel Kelawai - 5 Star

A new luxury 5 star hotel in Penang, opened in February 2015 and located along Kelawei Road in Pulau Tikus, which is just behind Gurney Drive (an upmarket waterfront area of Georgetown).

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U Hotel Penang

U Hotel Penang

A new "budget business hotel" opening on 15th February 2015, located in Bayan Lepas, just 15 minutes drive away from Penang International Airport on Jalan Sungai Dua.

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Hotel Neo+ Penang

Hotel Neo+ - 3 Star

Opened in February 2015, this new 3 star hotel was formally the Grand Continental Hotel, located close to the KOMTAR buildin and all the shopping malls in this area of the city.

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New Penang Hotels Opened in 2014

Muntri Grove Hotel  Penang

Muntri Grove Hotel

A new small luxury boutique hotel which comprises of just 16 suites, located just off Muntri Street (opened in November 2014), just a couple of minutes walk away from the popular Upper Penang Road area, with all it's restaurants, shopping, bars and nightclubs.

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Photo of the front of the Royale Bintang Hotel Penang

The Royale Bintang Hotel (now the Royale Chulan) - 4 Star

Opened in May of 2014, this luxury hotel can be found on Pengkalan Weld, overlooking the Marina and port, just a few hundred metres away from the ferry terminal for boats over to Butterworth and a coupe of minutes walk away from Fort Cornwallis and the Penang Esplanade.

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Mango Tree Place Hideaway Georgetown

Mango Tree Place Hideaway

A new (2014) small boutique hotel offering just 5 guest rooms, located towards the quiet end on Lebuh Pantai (Beach Street) and within 5 minutes walk of the Prangin Mall, 10 minutes from KOMTAR and 5- 10 minutes away from many of the tourist attractions in the old part of town.

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Nam Keng Hotel Penang

Nam Keng Hotel

Another newly renovated Boutique Heritage Hotel, located along Cintra Street which is located right in heart of Chinatown, just off of Chulia Street.

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Chulia Mansion Penang

Chulia Mansion

New hotel recently opened in July 2014, located along the central Chulia Street, popular with backpackers.

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You Le Yuen Penang

You Le Yuen

Opened in early 2014, this small luxury boutique heritage accommodation offers just a few rooms and is located on Love Lane, close to all the sights of the old city.

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Photo of the Glow Hotel in Penang

Glow Hotel Penang - 3 Star

Another new hotel opened in 2014 is the Glow Hotel on Macalister Road, just opposite the Red Rock Hotel. Although not a new building, (it was formerly the Grand Paradise Hotel), the property has had a complete renovation by the Zinc Group and is now a bright and colourful modern hotel.

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New Hotels Opened in 2013

Photo of the Armenian Street Heritage Hotel

Armenian Street Heritage Hotel - 3 Star

This "Heritage Hotel" is operated by the Tune Group of hotels and opened its doors towards the end of 2013. It is not quie as cheap as the usual Tune places, but it is still good value for money and offers a good location on Carnavon Street, just a few metres away from the end of Armenian Street in the Core Zone of old Georgetown. It is also close to KOMTAR and all the shopping malls around it.

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photo of the HelicoNia Hotel Penang

HelicoNia Hotel Penang - 2 Star

A bright new budget class hotel opened in late 2013 along Larong Kinta, just off of Macalister Road and the New Lane Hawker Food centre. It is also just 10 minutes walk away from KOMTAR.

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New Hotel Developments in Penang Opening in 2018

Upcoming hotels in Penang, George Town, include a new luxury hotel between Beach Street and Pangkalan Weld, close to the ferry terminal.

The Rice Miller Hotel and Residence will be an up-scale luxury accommodation with just 48 suites, along with luxury low-rise residences.

Another new luxury hotel due to open in 2018 is the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel in Batu Ferringhi.

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