Where to stay around George Town?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 490 holiday lettings near George Town. From 349 Condos/Apartments to 323 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover George Town area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to George Town?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in George Town. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fort Cornwallis: 494 holiday lettings
  • Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal: 495 holiday lettings
  • Penang Times Square: 494 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of the Assumption: 494 holiday lettings
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque: 495 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around George Town listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in George Town?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 349 Condos/Apartments in George Town. Our other popular types of George Town holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 323 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in George Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 254 holiday homes with pool available in George Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Why people love visiting culturally rich Downtown George Town

    Come and experience Downtown George Town and its culture, temples and history. Revered for its restaurants, shopping and monuments, this city is both walkable and romantic. Take in top local attractions such as Camera Museum and Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in Downtown George Town

    Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Downtown George Town has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Penang Butterfly Farm (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Kidland Penang (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Penang Bird Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • East Wind Watersports (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Downtown George Town

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Downtown George Town is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Penang Hill (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Penang Botanic Gardens (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Ferringgi Beach (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Tropical Spice Garden (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Teluk Bahang Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)