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1 room, 2 adults

International House

2-star2 stars
Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, SEAMEO RECSAM, Gelugor, George Town, Penang, 11700, Malaysia

Hotel with outdoor pool, near University of Science-Malaysia (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Old, dirty and very 'quiet' place.Oct 22, 2019
  • Good quite place.Sep 28, 2019

International House

from €24
  • Deluxe Room
  • Standard Room

What’s around International House


  • TESCO - 18 min walk
  • Hospital Lam Wah Ee - 28 min walk
  • Penang State Mosque - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Penang Bridge West End - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Suffolk House - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • One East Museum - 3.1 mi / 4.9 km
  • KOMTAR - 3.9 mi / 6.3 km
  • Penang Hill - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km

Getting around

  • Penang Intl. Airport (PEN) - 19 min drive
  • Penang Sentral - 24 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 150 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

International House’s small print

Also known as

  • International House Hotel Penang
  • International House Penang
  • International House Hotel George Town
  • International House George Town
  • House George Town
  • International House Hotel
  • International House George Town
  • International House Hotel George Town


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

This property advises that guest safety measures are currently in place.

Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • 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 this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for International House

  • Is International House currently open?
    This property is closed from September 1 2020 to November 30 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • Is parking offered at International House?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at International House?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at International House?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at International House?
    You can check in from 2 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near International House?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Gurney Drive (4.8 mi).

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 69 reviews

Very Good 8.0
It was a nice place to stay... comfortable... spacious room... friendly staff... so peaceful at night... nearby hypermarket & easy access to the coastal hiway & penang bridge.
Sarida, us1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Wifi very poor
my1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
my stay
Mohammad Zulfakhairi, my3 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
My holiday experience
Mohammad Zulfakhairi, my2 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Good place to stay
We really like the place.
my2 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Strategy location, price reasonable and convenient place
ZAITON, my2 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
worth a visit.
The room needs a little maintenance but overall good. Appreciated the pool. Everyone was very helpful. Enjoyed the holiday and will return again.
Ruth, asOther trip
Very Good 8.0
Good place to stay for family , big room .
Ahmad, my3 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Reasonable price for backpackers
Reasonable price is in line with the hotel's condition, the room is clean and comfortable but the mattress is not good
Mohd ismanizan, as1 night trip with friends
Very Good 8.0
Good have improvement
as3 night family trip

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