Room #4 @ 24 Merican RoadRoom #4 @ 24 Merican Road
Single Room # 4 @ 24 Merican Road
Single Room # 4 @ 24 Merican Road
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
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Clean & unique heritage home-stay experience in Georgetown, located within walking distances from Penang’s famous must-try local food!

The space

This is a private home, we are not a hotel. You will be coming as a friend, staying with the friendly & helpful host/owner Peter & Mei and their gentle cat, Ally. :)

Our Room # 4 is located on the 1st floor with a super single bed. This simple room is newly restored, clean and cozy with fan and air-conditioner. All the rooms does not have attached bathroom but guests will have access to 2 shared bathrooms with hot shower.

Welcome to Penang! Our home is a house with modern convenience in a quiet residential street. It provides an intimate escape from the heat and the bustle of busy George Town but is well within walking distance to shops and eateries or a short taxi ride to the UNESCO heritage site.

We hope guests staying with us will enjoy our home as it is the perfect getaway spot to really enjoy your vacation and get a feel of the local culture.

The house is design with modern charming heritage décor and is a double story terrace house with a shaded private garden on the 1st floor. The living room is equipped with flat screen TV, DVD player and has satellite TV channels, all of which are free to use for the guests.

Guests will enjoy an intimate setting with friendly but discrete hosts who are more than willing to lend you a helping hand and give you insider tips on all the interesting sights of Penang.

Besides this single room, we also have 3 other single rooms & 1 twin room (bunk bed) and all are available for booking.

In total, our 5 rooms (4 single and 1 twin) is on 1st floor and each room are newly restored, clean and cozy with fan, air-conditioner and guests will have access to 2 shared bathrooms with hot shower (all the rooms does not have attached bathroom).

Do check-out the other listing here. ;)

Single Room # 1 : Our Room # 1 is on 1st floor with a super single bed. This simple room is newly restored, clean and cozy with fan and air-cond.

Twin Room # 2 : This simple room with a bunk bed (double deck bed) with fan and air-cond is good for friends traveling together or couples who don't mind sleeping in separate beds while they stay here.

Single Room # 3 : Our Room # 3 is on 1st floor with a super single bed. This simple room does not have a window and it is newly restored, clean and cozy with fan & air-cond.

Single Room # 4 : Our Room # 4 is on 1st floor with a super single bed. This simple room have a garden view and it is newly restored, clean and cozy with fan & air-cond.

Single Room # 5 : Our Room # 5 is on 1st floor with a super single bed. This simple room have a garden view and it is newly restored, clean and cozy with fan & air-cond.

Guest access

Guests can enjoy the use of the room and the common areas in the house for the duration of their stay.

We provide Free WiFi (good for normal used i.e. social media apps but not ideal for live streaming or video conference).

Complimentary drinking water and hot water for coffee & tea will be provided.

As Penang is a foodie heaven, we understand guests would prefer to enjoy the various delicacies nearby. However, we also provide complimentary items for guest to prepare simple breakfast such as eggs, bread, cookies, etc.

For your convenience, you are welcome to use the fridge, microwave and toaster in the kitchen. Please clean up after used. However, no cooking is allowed.

Guests are welcome to use the washing machines at only RM3 per load. We do not have a dryer machine but there is a drying area near the garden to dry your clothes using natural solar power. :)

Secure & flexible 24 hours door access card entry and CCTV security surveillance in common area only.

Interaction with guests

During check-in, we would love to meet you at the house to handover keys and show you around.
Basically, guests are welcomed to enjoy our house and while still being able to be as private as they wish and come and go as they please.
We will be out most of the time (due to work obligations) but we would be glad to attend to your questions in the morning or hear about your Penang adventure in the evening. Alternatively, we can be contacted via phone/Whatapps/We Chat/email/etc.

Other things to note

Our house is also home to a very friendly cat (Ally), therefore you should be aware if you are allergic to cats or perhaps this might be the place to live if you love cats/animals. Ally is not allowed in any bedrooms.
We would really appreciate if you can tell us a little about your planned stay; it helps us to know who we are speaking with and encourages a successful lodging match.
We will need to verify your passport or IC upon checking in. If you are booking on behalf of someone else, kindly inform us in advance.
We are sure you'll love the space but don't just take our word for it. We hope you enjoy the room and the house as much as we did!

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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 single bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

8 Simple House Rules

1. No shoes in the house.

2. No food in the room. There is a dining area where guests can enjoy their meals in comfort.

3. No visitors are allowed staying over. Please do contact us if this is necessary.

4. No smoking inside the house.

5. Air-conditioner and lights should not be left on when no one is in the room.

6. For the comfort of everyone staying in our home, kindly do keep the noise down to a minimum (no running, shouting or door banging/slamming please, especially between 10.00PM - 8.00AM, thanks!)

7. We understand accidents do occur, but unfortunately we must charge for any damages.

8. Treat our home like how you would treat yours. :)

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - Short flight of stairs as per the photos to reach your rooms
Pet(s) live on property - We have a gentle cat that roam freely in the house (but no worries, she is not allowed in the guest's room). :)
Some spaces are shared - Bathrooms are shared. There are 2 shared bathrooms which are located on the same floor as the rooms


Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher

2 nights minimum stay

70 Reviews

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Jay User Profile
July 2017
Love the wood smell the moment I stepped into the apartment. Room is quiet and spacious. Peter and May provides really good tips and advice

Renzo User Profile
April 2017
Peter & Mei deserves a super host status.

Louis User Profile
March 2017
The host is nice and the room is clean. Everything you need comes handy. Try to talk to the host if you would like to check out nice place for food nearby. Cheers!

Don User Profile
November 2016
A very centralize place to connect to the city and other places of interest of Penang. Lovely host to guide me around town and shared with me the places to have great food.

Poe Poe User Profile
September 2016
A very pleasant stay with Peter and Mei. They welcomed us like a family member and gave suggestions for transportation, what to eat and where to go, etc. If I come back again to Penang, I will definitely stay with them again.

Chin Xiang User Profile
July 2016
Unique and comfortable stay. Thanks to Peter & Mei (and the master of the house, Amy), i get to enjoy Penang with delicious food and sightings. The hospitality is excellent. Awesome experience. Will stay there again when I visit Penang.

Kee Wah User Profile
July 2016
The room is neat & clean. Toilets are well maintenance and clean, all necessities provided. House is newly renovated. Peter&Mei are helpful and friendly. The house is within 10-15 mins to Times Square, Komtar interchange, Prangin Mall and 1st Avenue Mall. Also a walking distance to heritage sites.I will come back again if I will to visit Georgetown Penang. I will definitely recommend my friends to stay with Peter&Mei. A very pleasing stay, feel like at home. A loving cat call Ally.

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George Town, MalaysiaJoined in December 2014
Peter & Mei User ProfilePeter & Mei is a superhost.

Hi, we are Peter & Mei and we live, study, work in Penang for almost 20 years. We love to travel and will be happy to share with you about tips of places to see and things to do in Penang. We enjoy meeting new friends, exchange stories about traveling and different cultures.

Languages: Bahasa Malaysia, English, 中文
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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