Ai Goh Hotel may sound like a family-owned hotel as my family name is Goh too. However, this hotel is not related to me at all. Ai Goh hotel is a newly renovated hotel in town that provides the most affordable room rate at Georgetown area currently.
Ai Goh Hotel has been standing on the same location for more than 100 years. Last year, it was closed down for renovation and now it is back in business.
Ai Goh Hotel used to be located at one of Penang’s back alleys with many traces and stories from the past. This back alley where Ai Goh Hotel was situated, was one of the oldest travel lodgings in Georgetown which used to offer all-rounded services like car rental, tour guide services, boat tickets bookings and etc.
Today, the newly uplifted Ai Goh Hotel, which is set in Georgetown, Penang. It is about 700 meters away from Rainbow Skywalk at Komtar, and around 800 meters from 1st Avenue Mall Penang. The property is also 1.2 km away from Penang Times Square.
The hotel offers free WiFi service. It is linked to Lebuh Keng Kwee which houses the Famous Penang Teochew Chendol. Besides that, there are many other great street food just within walking distance. Moreover, Lebuh Keng Kwee will also be having night market on every Saturday and Sunday starting 1st June 2019, from 6pm – 10pm.
The walk-in room rate at Ai Goh Hotel:
- Dorm Bed = RM32.00 per night
- Private Room / Shared Bathroom = RM80.00
- Private Room / Attached Bathroom = RM146.00
- Family Room (For 3 Persons) = RM173.00
Private Room / Shared Bathroom
Private Room / Attached Bathroom
Family Room (For 3 Persons)
Overall, the price of Ai Goh Hotel is reasonable and it is located at the strategic location of Georgetown where you will find all the good food and attraction around. This is the ideal hotel for backpackers and those seeking for a convenient stay within Georgetown.