118 Macalister

No. 49 Jalan Macalister10400GeorgetownMalaysia
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About 118 Macalister

118 Macalister is a business and leisure hotel with modern rooms that is conveniently located just a short walk from the iconic Ko Soe Komtar Tower.

The hotel has 15 rooms, each of which comes with a private bathroom and a flat-screen television. Rooms also include air conditioning, a work desk, and a hairdryer. Select rooms have a separate sitting area.

Free Wi-Fi is on offer to all guests of the hotel. It also features a lobby with a sitting area and reception desk, in addition to a lift. International wall plugs are available at the hotel, as well.

The hotel is across the street from Mascalister Seafood Restaurant and a short walk from a popular dim sum restaurant called Restoran Zim Sum. Hong Xiang Bak Kut Teh restaurant is also close to 118 Macalister.

The property is just 100 metres from the Penang State Museum and about one kilometre from Chinatown, which is home to a number of historic sites.


No. 49 Jalan Macalister, 10400, Georgetown, Malaysia
Telephone: +60 6004-2268118 |

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Electric kettle
  • Satellite TV

Positive Reviews

Great location

Guests rave about the location of the hotel, as it is surrounded by food stalls and restaurants, making it very easy to find something to eat. Visitors also comment that the property is close to Ko Soe Komtar Tower, along with public transportation options that make it simple to explore the city.

Clean rooms

Visitors say that the rooms at the hotel are very clean and that this makes them feel quite comfortable. Guests often praise the state of the rooms upon arrival.

Helpful staff

The staff at the hotel is friendly and accommodating, according to guests, helping everyone to get checked in as quickly as possible.

Negative Reviews

Limited parking

While there is guest parking available at the hotel, guests report that only a few spots are available. Once these spots are gone, visitors say that they are on their own when it comes to finding parking.

Small rooms

Guests complain that the rooms at the hotel are a little small, especially when travelling as a family. There is barely any space to store luggage in the rooms, according to visitors.

Poor soundproofing

Visitors find that the rooms lack in soundproofing, as the walls are thin and the windows do a poor job of blocking traffic and other noises from outside the building.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 151 reviews across the web
7.8 /10
7.8 out of 10 based on 151 reviews