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.
The rooms are simple as seen below
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
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! 🙂