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Eastern & Oriental Hotel travel42 Hotel Review


 

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Location and History

At the corner of Penang Road, close to the center of Georgetown, this heritage property is one of Asia's few hotels that captures the spirit of the British colonial era and the days of grand Asian travel on luxurious steamships.

Opened by the Sarkies brothers of Raffles Singapore fame and having hosted the likes of Noel Coward and Rudyard Kipling, the E&O fell onto hard times following World War II. New owners took over in 1996 and revitalized it with all mode...

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