Georgetown, Penang

Georgetown (also known as George Town) is a city that is located in Penang, Malaysia. It is the capital city of the state and some part of it has been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 2008. It is also the most traffic congested area because people go into the area for entertainment, food, and shopping.

Some of the notable landmarks in this city include Gurney Tower, Menara Perdana, Fortune Heights, Menara Boustead and Wisma Penang Garden. Besides, there are also some shopping malls here, such as 1st Avenue and Prangin Mall.

This city has many amenities nearby, such as universities, hospitals and schools. The following are some of the major universities here:

As for hospitals, there are Carl Corrynton Medical Centre, Island Hospital, Lam Wah Ee Hospital, Lam Wah Ee Hospital Tcm Branch, Optimax Eye Specialist Hospital (Penang), Penang Adventist Hospital and Penang General Hospital. There are also some schools here, e.g. SJK (C) Beng Teik Cawangan, SJK (C) Union and SK Jelutong Barat.

Latest Georgetown for sale listings:

DateTypeBuilt-upPrice
TodayCondominium850 sfRM750,000
TodayCondominium2,235 sfRM2,550,000
TodayCondominium2,336 sfRM3,000,000
TodayCondominium3,031 sfRM3,480,000
TodayCondominium900 sfRM700,000
TodayFactory2,080 sfRM1,200,000
YesterdayCondominium800 sfRM358,000
YesterdayCondominium980 sfRM660,000
YesterdayCondominium3,033 sfRM2,550,000
YesterdayCondominium1,338 sfRM735,000

Latest Georgetown for rent listings:

DateTypeBuilt-upRental
TodayCondominium1,200 sfRM2,000
TodayShop-Office700 sfRM1,800
TodayRoom In House-NA-RM390
TodayRoom In Apartment-NA-RM300
TodayLow-Cost Flat600 sfRM800
TodayCondominium1,313 sfRM3,000
TodayLow-Cost Flat600 sfRM850
TodayRoom In House-NA-RM450
YesterdayRoom In Apartment-NA-RM280
24 Jun 2020Room In Apartment-NA-RM560
11 user comments on Georgetown
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27 Apr 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Large condominiums, not the greatest layout but the sweeping views of Penang harbour from the bridge to Straits Quay are amazing

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29 Apr 2017 @ 12:00 AM

High end large condo with swimming pool at every level.

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10 Jun 2017 @ 2:00 PM

They simply charge the parking fee without follow the rate and no receipt given. I ask why six dollar cos the rate only 3.
The guard shout at me "who ask you to park here!"
Nonsense !

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17 Apr 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Terrible maintenance. When something breaks down, all management does is put up a stupid sign, and that's the end of it. Nothing gets repaired. Management known to embezzle funds.

One of the early high rise condominium along Gurney Drive but the facilities are still very well maintained. Nice sea view from high floors

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24 Apr 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Apartment with old facility but good maintenance. Many old people live here.
Some floor is rent for patient from loh guan lye hospital.

Difficult to get parking.

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21 Apr 2019 @ 12:00 AM

It’s been re painting the outside of the building and more safety although no facilities in this apartment but the building is at centre of Georgetown. Go anywhere are so easy .... great place to stay

Upscale design of units with private lifts

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29 Apr 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Residents with card only allow to use the facilities. And to apply for the card, residents normally have fo wait for months. I am renting one of the units, the day I moved in i was stopped by guard and denied entry. Reason given is they suspected I am renting one of the units as service apartment or b&b. As B&B is NOT ALLOW here. The guard house team are very rude and not friendly. They clamp your visitors car if more than 1 hour and demand for money, owners despise tenants who are renting the place, politics and gossips, etc etc....

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29 Sep 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Very old and seems to be overrun with vacationers and homestays right now, which is illegal.