Macalister Hotel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
3 Lebuh Nanning, George Town, 10400, Malaysia
4.6 out of 5 rating 19 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.6
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Macalister Hotel places you in the heart of George Town, within a 10-minute walk of Penang Times Square and Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre. This hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from KOMTAR and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Gurney Drive.


Make yourself at home in one of the 26 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Penang Times Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
One East Museum - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Nagore Square - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
New World Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Loh guan Lye Specialist Centre - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
KOMTAR - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Hin Bus Depot Art Centre - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
The Top at Komatar - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
City Stadium - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Kidland Penang - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
1st Avenue Mall - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Prangin Mall - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Pasar Chowrasta - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Island Hospital - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Wawasan Open University Main Campus - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi

The nearest major airport is Penang Intl. Airport (PEN) - 18.1 km / 11.2 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 credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

  • This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

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

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia) guidelines.

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

  • Deposit: MYR 200.0 per stay

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 0.00 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 beginning July 1, 2021. 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 WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk