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Opened in 1884, this all-suite historical hotel is within 1 km (0.6 miles) of the financial, entertainment, cultural, and historical districts in downtown Georgetown.

Seafront promenade

A 750-foot seafront promenade along the back of the hotel features outdoor dining options, a swimming pool, and historical monuments.

Butler and wireless Internet

All 232 suites have complimentary wireless Internet access and 24-hour butler service; all rooms are outfitted with timber flooring and marble bathrooms.

Eastern And Oriental Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Eastern & Oriental Hotel has a sea-facing 750-foot (229-meter) promenade flanked by landscaped gardens. 4 cannons dating back to the 18th century are located along this stretch. An 82-foot (25-meter) swimming pool is complemented by a poolside bar and children's pool. 4 restaurants are on site, and buffet breakfast is available (surcharge). There is a health club onsite, as well as a 538-square-foot (50-square-meter) fitness center with connecting sauna, shower, and locker facilities. The hotel has 4 spa treatment rooms, where guests can pamper themselves with a massage, facial, or body treatments. An on-site gift shop retails hotel merchandise, books, and other local souvenirs.

Eastern & Oriental Hotel has 1 400-seat ballroom and 14 smaller meeting rooms for up to 150 people. The butler service provides basic secretarial services including typing, printing, photocopying, and binding. There is also a 24-hour business center and 24-hour check-in. Complimentary wireless and wired Internet access is available throughout the hotel.

Complimentary parking is available, and 24-hour airport transportation is available for a surcharge.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 232 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 14 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The Sarkies Corner - Lobby-level casual restaurant. Serves à la carte menu of international and local cuisine for lunch and dinner. Buffets served on certain days. Full glass-paneled doors open out onto a veranda overlooking the sea. Open from early morning until late night daily.

1885 - Western restaurant. Serves dinner and traditional English afternoon tea. Gold-trimmed ceiling cornices, golden chandeliers, and a grand piano generate a fine-dining atmosphere. Private dining room available for up to 12 persons. Open daily (except Tuesdays) from evening until night for dinner, and mid-afternoon until early evening for tea.

The Bakery - Located at the entrance to The Sarkies Corner. Serves freshly baked cakes, pies, and pastries.

The Planters Lounge - A private lounge exclusively for guests staying in the Victory Annexe, serving breakfast, coffee, and tea throughout the day as well as evening cocktails. However, guests from both wings are welcome to dine at Planters Lounge and order from the à la carte menu.

Farquhar's Bar - Casual bar serving light pub snacks including tapas and other European and local savories. Sporting events are featured on several TVs. Offers an early evening happy hour. Open from early evening till past midnight.

Buffet breakfast is available for a surcharge.

Room service (24 hours).

Nearby Things to Do

The fitness center, facing the veranda and the sea, is 50 square meters (538 square feet) and has one treadmill, one bicycle, and a free-weights area. It also has separate male and female shower rooms with sauna and lockers. The fitness center opens out to the swimming pool area, and is open from early morning till late evening.

The 25-meter (82-foot) rectangular swimming pool is 1.2 meters (4 feet) deep has a small deck area overlooking the promenade and sea. There is also a children's pool and poolside bar. Drinks and snacks can also be ordered from the nearby restaurants.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.
Guests booked in the Victory Annex Studio Suite check in at the Victory Annex Wing reception. Guests booked in all other room categories check in at the Heritage Wing reception. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 6 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 150.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 3 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 68 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: MYR 116.60 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 150.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Eastern & Oriental Hotel
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  • Eastern Oriental Georgetown
  • Eastern Oriental

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Water Limo Service Offer

Book a stay in any room type or rate plan any time for travel any time, and receive 1 return water limo service for up to 2 people from the hotel to Straits Quay. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Details available at check-in. Terms and conditions apply.


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