Budget hotel Penang, Star Lodge Guesthouse Penang with Backpackies

Backpacking in Penang on a tight budget? Planning to stay in Georgetown(town center) but not sure which budget hotel or guest house in Penang?

Here is one to help you decide. Check out Star Lodge on Muntri Street, Penang.

Star Lodge is about 5 minutes walk to Chulia Street( backpacking central of Penang) and Penang Road (Main busy road with plenty of activity). Location wise, it is very strategic as it is within minutes to 24 hour mini marts, local coffee shops and restaurants, internet cafes, bus stations, attractions and entertainment spots.
To get to this guesthouse, first find Muntri Street, you can click on map >> MAP as it is inter connected to Love Lane, Chulia Street and Penang Road. Look out for the Golden Wooden Plaque or  its plastic sign outside the building.

You can easily find Star Lodge with its Golden Chinese name plaque

The common area has rattan chairs and tables. They sell drinks and beer here. Cable TV is also available.

Lounge at the second floor of Star Lodge is airy, spacious and the walls are painted with calming scenery of flowing waterfalls and green hills - Painted by the same Guinness Book of Records holder for the longest mural painted.

The rooms are simple as seen below

Single bed @ Star Lodge Penang for RM 30-RM 35

Triple room at Star Lodge Penang @ RM 45- RM 60

Triple bed at RM45 - RM60

Double room for RM 35-RM 45

The staff of Star Lodge is very friendly and helpful.  They also will help you in your visa arrangements, and travel queries.

You can contact them at

39, Muntri Street
10200 Georgetown
Penang, Malaysia.
Tel: 604-2626378
Fax: 604-2633378

Email: 75lodge@gmail.com

Check out their website for more information :http://www.starlodge.net
We hope this information helps you in finding a decent place to sleep in.  Visit www.backpackies.com for more free budget information. Happy backpacking! 🙂



Filed under backpacking, being happy while backpacking, budget hotels penang, Guesthouses Penang, Penang

4 responses to “Budget hotel Penang, Star Lodge Guesthouse Penang with Backpackies

  1. gavin

    I want to know about the price for one room
    I will go 2 person
    please tell me about your price for 1 room 2 night
    gavin from Thailand

  2. kane lim

    1 want to know about the price for one room
    I will go 2 person
    please tell me about your price for 1 room 1 night
    kane from selangor

    • HI Kane. The prices for 2 persons are 35 – 45 RM per room.
      I think you just need to add RM 10 for 24 hour air conditioning. They just painted the rooms. So it looks pretty new now.
      If you have a facebook account. Do find us on backpackies.
      We would love to answer your questions there! 😀

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