Eastern & Oriental Hotel

Penang, Malaysia

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Penang enjoys a year-round equatorial climate with a temperature range of 20°C – 35°C. The days are warm and the nights are cool. Rainfall is copious and fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. The rain is mostly convectional – the rain clouds are built up by rising warm air currents and the rains descends in a downpour that normally lasts an hour or two. September to November are the wettest months here on the west coast, however it can vary depending on the prevailing monsoon winds.

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Description

The Eastern & Oriental in Penang on the NorthWest coast of Malaysia is a charming, seaside hotel that it is widely recognised for its colonial-style and classic look which has withstood the test of time.

A brainchild of the Armenian Sarkies brothers, the Eastern began its history back in 1884 and gained popularity almost overnight and a year later, in 1885, when the Oriental was established the hotels combined to form the Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang.

Known simply as `The E&O' to generations of travelers, The Eastern & Oriental Hotel is the embodiment of traditional luxury. For well over a century, this remarkable hotel - has stood as a testament to the grand elegance of the British colonial era and it's design honours the island's history.

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There are two wings of the hotel, the Heritage Wing and the Victory Annexe.  The modern-classic design of the hotel retains elegance and charm whilst offering guests modern facilities during their stay.

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Penang, Malaysia

Situated in George Town, Penang, the E&O Hotel is 20 kilometers from the Penang International Airport and within walking distance from the food havens, shopping complexes and entertainment outlets of downtown George Town.

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