Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
253G-1-1, Wisma Soon, Jalan Burmah, George Town, 10350, Malaysia
3.5 out of 5 rating 39 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5

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Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Burmahtel places you in the heart of George Town, within a 10-minute walk of Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram and Gurney Drive. This hostel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Gleneagles Penang Medical Centre and 2 mi (3.1 km) from Camera Museum.


Make yourself at home in one of the 50 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and tour/ticket assistance.

Business, Other Amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Pulau Tikus Market - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Dhammikarama Burmese Temple - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Dhammikarama Burmese Buddhist Temple - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Wat Chayamangkalaram - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Gurney Drive - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Gleneagles Penang Medical Centre - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Island Hospital - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Gurney Paragon - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
One-stop Midlands Park Centre - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Gurney Plaza - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Wawasan Open University Main Campus - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Penang Adventist Hospital - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Nagore Square - 1.6 km / 1 mi

The preferred airport for Burmahtel is Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) - 18.7 km / 11.6 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a 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.

Important Information

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

  • Parking height restrictions apply.
  • 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.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 120.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free parking nearby