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Ymca Penang - George Town - Bedroom
Ymca Penang
7.8 Good
R520+
R520+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Muntri House - George Town - Bedroom
Muntri House
5.7 Fair
R305+
R305+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
The 80's Guesthouse
8.7 Very Good
R220+
R220+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Penang Heritage Home
8 Very Good
R915+
R915+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
R1 777+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Homs Hostel
9.9 Wonderful
R163+
R163+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
R197+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
R179+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Ss Hostel Penang
7.7 Good
R287+
R287+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
R269+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

George Town hostels near the city centre

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Low season

March

High season

May

Average price (weeknight)

R410

Average price (weekend night)

R394
Cheapest month to stay with an average 55% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 107% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in George Town

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Top tips for finding George Town hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in George Town, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in George Town in March and June.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in George Town if you stay on a Tuesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a George Town hostel.

FAQs when booking a hostel in George Town

  • How much does a hostel cost in George Town?

    Hostel prices in George Town can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in George Town is R20 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as R7 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in George Town?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in George Town is R20 compared to R64 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in George Town?

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