The bygone era of a glorious past is seen the minute you catch a glimpse of this imposing white colonial building. Warm lingering feelings of elegance greet you as you drive up the courtyard and walk into the spacious domed lobby. At a glance, everything about the hotel, from the porter's uniform to the enchanting ambience sets us down memory lane, to the good old days of Malaya. It proudly retains the old-world charm it has been recognized for, even with the infusion of modernity.
The hotel stands majestically along Farquhar Street, in the bustling heart of Penang. It is a stone's throw from the food havens, shopping complexes and entertainment outlets of downtown Georgetown. Guests can easily take a walk to Fort Cornwallis, the City Hall and the Penang State Museum. The hotel is 20 km from the Bayan Lepas International Airport.
All suites are with timber floors and are luxuriously appointed with exquisite bone china,bed linen of the finest Egyptian cotton and Persian carpets.
A magnificent pool with its view across the sea is the focal point for guests seeking to unwind or energise the body, mind and spirit.
Sarkies Corner A typical colonial coffee shop setting, this place offers all-day dining and celebrates Penang's diverse cultural heritage. Choose from a wide selection of delicious local fare, international cuisine and spectacular buffets. Fresh local and imported seafood should not be missed.
Cash, credit cards are methods of payments.
Situated in Georgetown at the intersection of Farquhar Road and Penang Road, the Eastern & Oriental is 20 km from the Bayan Lepas International Airport and a stone's throw from the food havens, shopping complexes and entertainment outlets of downtown Georgetown.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV