Campbell House

Top choice hotel in George Town
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Dating back to 1903, this once-standard hotel is seeing a new life as a sumptuous boutique property. Thoughtful details, such as fragrant, locally sourced toiletries, beautiful Peranakan tiles in the bathrooms, Nespresso machines and high-quality mattresses, make the difference here – in addition to the excellent service and overwhelmingly positive feedback from guests.

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Quick description

Campbell House is conveniently located a 5-minute drive from Penang Museum and is surrounded by a variety of local shopping and eating options. It provides beautifully designed rooms with a seating area and free Wi-Fi. The spacious rooms are all air conditioned and equipped with a flat-screen cable TV, a laptop safe and an iPod docking station. They also have a minibar, ironing facilities and modern bathroom facilities. The Campbell House is located about 17 km from Bayan Lepas Internatinal Airport and a 10-minute drive from Gurney Drive. Parking is available on site. IL Bacaro Restaurant serves Italian dishes. Meals can also be enjoyed in the privacy of guests’ rooms. There is also a bar on site. Guests who wish to enjoy a quiet day indoors, can make use of the hotel’s library. For convenience, the hotel provides laundry and ironing services.

Important information

Please inform Campbell House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. A damage deposit of MYR 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property. Please note that from 1 June 2014 onwards, all bookings are subjected to a MYR 2 Heritage Tax per room per day. This is to be paid directly to the property upon check-in. === Please note there is no lift at the property. ==== Only Visa or MasterCard credit cards are accepted for reservations. The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards to ensure validity and to secure the reservation. The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards to ensure validity. Debit Card is accepted but will be charged directly upon making reservation.


  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge service
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service
  • Ironing service


  • Cycling
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Terrace
  • Cashless payment available
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Gift shop
  • Library
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Internet services
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Wifi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Cooking class
  • Breakfast takeaway containers
  • Bike tours
  • Horse riding
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Invoice provided
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • First aid kit available
  • Ticket service
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Tour desk
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Happy hour
  • Mobile app for room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Allergy-free room
  • Cctv outside property
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Designated smoking area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Walking tours
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays

Food and drink

  • Bar
  • Restaurant


  • Safety deposit box
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Air conditioning
  • Newspapers
  • Non-smoking rooms


  • Free WiFi available