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YMCA International Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
211, Jalan Macalister, Georgetown, George Town, 10450, Malaysia
3.5 out of 5 rating 84 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at YMCA International Hostel in George Town (Downtown George Town), you'll be a 1-minute drive from Gleneagles Penang Medical Centre and 5 minutes from Gurney Drive. This hostel is 2.1 mi (3.5 km) from KOMTAR and 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Penang Hill.


Make yourself at home in one of the 70 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.


Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the hostel's coffee shop/café. A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Island Hospital - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Gleneagles Penang Medical Centre - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Pulau Tikus Market - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
One East Museum - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Gurney Drive - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Dhammikarama Burmese Temple - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Dhammikarama Burmese Buddhist Temple - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Wat Chayamangkalaram - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram - 1.6 km / 1 mi
New World Park - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Penang Times Square - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Wawasan Open University Main Campus - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Chew Thean Yeang (CTY Aquarium) - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Gurney Paragon - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi

The preferred airport for YMCA International Hostel is Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 18.4 km / 11.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2.00 per accommodation, per night

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Conference space
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Terrace
  • -Conference center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking