An architectural landmark by itself in the city and standing a magnificient 16-storey high in the heart of George Town, Penang, is the 4-star Cititel Penang, the best propositioned hotel in Penang Island.
Strategically situated within Upper Penang Road (UPR), in the city’s heritage enclave of George Town, Penang, Malaysia, Cititel Penang offers 451 comfortably and well-appointed guestrooms of various categories with panoramic sea views and heritage views of the city, the north and south channels including the iconic Penang Bridge.
Just 5 minutes from the Penang Ferry Terminal and a mere 20 minutes’ drive from the Penang International Airport, guests will appreciate the convenience of its proximity to the cultural and Unesco-listed historical sites, the city’s shopping (quaint shops, bazaars, shopping malls), dining and entertainment precincts whilst being just a stone’s throw away from the city’s commercial, government and financial hub. Guests of this hotel in Penang Island will be pleased to know that the beach is within reach too – the famed Batu Feringghi Beach is only 30 minutes away by car.
Guests of Cititel Penang will be spoilt for choice when it comes to dining – the three in-house restaurants present a refreshing, indulging dining experience; be it at the 24-hour Main Street Café which serves local, Asian and International cuisine, the Kirishima Japanese Restaurant or the Zhonghua Gourmet Restaurant.
The choices are endless, even while eating out as there are many reputable eateries, local hawker stalls, open-air coffee shops, stylish cafes and pubs within walking distance from the hotel, all along UPR – the city’s entertainment and dining hotspot!
Recreation and entertainment activities within this hotel in Penang Island include the Wellness Centre, Indoor pool with Jacuzzi and gymnasium, Citi Lounge and a KTV Lounge with private rooms. Or grab a map and explore George Town to the fullest… Discover George Town’s old world charm and cultural diversity on foot or take a leisurely, memorable ride on a trishaw around town. But if you prefer exploring George Town in air-conditioned comfort, enjoy a bus ride within this heritage city for FREE! The ‘Hop On Free Central Area Transit’ (CAT) plies the route between the Weld Quay Jetty and Komtar at 15-minute intervals from 6am to 12midnight daily. The stop is located just across the hotel.
Function space at Level 3 of Cititel Penang offers maximum flexibility for meetings, exhibitions and Banqueting. The main function hall (pillarless ballroom) can hold up to 500 diners with a floor space of 632.50 sq. mtr comprising three demountable partitions to cater for space requirement of different seating capacities. Three other meeting rooms on the lobby level accommodate smaller meetings and events.
Be it for leisure or business, be assured of receiving the hallmark of Penang hospitality each time you stay at Cititel Penang – perfect choice for a valued stay where gracious and attentive service await