Noordin Mews Hotel, Penang

Noordin Mews Hotel, Penang Address: 53 Noordin Street, Georgetown, 10300 Penang, Malaysia Telephone: +604-263 7125     Fax: +604-263 2125 E-mail: Website: Located in the heart of bustling Georgetown, Noordin Mews Hotel is situated in a carefully restored and beautifully modernised typical Peranakan shophouse, originally built in the 1920s. This remarkable boutique hotel now offers superbly comfortable accommodation in a chic, relaxing environment. … Continue reading Noordin Mews Hotel, Penang

Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang

Penang is a vibrant multicultural island off the north-west coast of Peninsular Malaysia – it entices visitors with its colonial charm and mouth-watering mix of cuisines. Tucked away in the heart of George Town sits one of the Far East’s most prestigious and historic hotels – the Eastern & Oriental. This hotel takes you back to a time of elegance and sophistication and makes you … Continue reading Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang

A Majestic Legacy, Penang

This residence was purchased by Chung Keng Quee in 1893 and has now been fully restored. It has been refitted and transformed into the Pinang Peranakan Mansion to house a portion of the extensive collection of artifacts owned by connoisseur Peter Soon. Chung Keng Quee, one of the great tin magnates of the Straits Settlements, was not a Peranakan himself, yet bequeathed a late Victorian … Continue reading A Majestic Legacy, Penang