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Accommodation Malaysia Penang Malabar


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Malabar Inn has recently completed renovation and this well-preserved pre-war heritage building boasts 20 guest rooms with contemporary decorations. Hand-painted lamp shades, beautiful wall papers, warm lights, all these within the beautiful heritage structure that houses Malabar. Fully equipped with air-conditioners and free high-speed Wi-Fi, it has grown to become tourists' most favourite hotel in the heart of the celebrated heritage zone in Penang.

Malabar Inn is centrally located at the gravity core of all actions. Penang is world-famous for its local street food, and most of the food you must try out on Chulia St, Kimberley St and Penang Road are a mere 5-10 minute walking distance. There are many pubs and restaurants within 5-10 minute walking distance too. Most of the UNESCO-designated heritage points of interests (e.g. Khoo Kongsi, Peranakan Museum, Fort Cornwallis, Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Penang Museum, Penang State Art Gallery, Armenian St, Little India etc) are all within 15-minute walking distance. There are also morning markets along Campbell St, which is only 100 meters away, where you can get all kinds of fresh daily produce. Also the nearby Chowrasta wet market - you ought to check them out, it's an awesome morning experience! To visit National Park, Batu Ferringhi beaches, shopping malls, Penang Hill, Kek Lok Si temple, the bus station is only a 5-minute walk to Chulia St. Our hotel is equipped with tourist maps and flyers for your convenience, and our friendly staff will be able to help advise on your travel itinerary.

All rooms are non-smoking rooms, with new mattresses, blankets and new pillows. There is a balcony upstairs for some outdoor freshness.

Welcome to Malabar Inn, and we look forward to welcoming your arrival for a great holiday.



  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • 24 Hour Check-In
  • Linen Included
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Common Room

Important Information

Things to Note & Policies:
Reception Operating Hours: Daily from 08.30AM - 10.00PM.

IMPORTANT: Guests who wish to check-in outside the operation hours kindly inform the guesthouse via email malabardineinn@gmail or call +60 124855670 for arrangement.

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Hotel Amenities

  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included


  • 24 Hour Security
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Towels for Hire


  • Bicycle Parking

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  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

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