Built in 1926, it served as a home to the British colonial officers and local administrators.Today, it has been refurbished into a Heritage Hotel with most of its Anglo-Malay architectural essence still intact. 1926 Heritage Hotel Penang occupies 24 beautifully restored link houses along Jalan Imigresen, in the heart of Jalan Burma. Georgetown’s shopping centres, heritage enclave and financial districts are nearby – and the penang International Airport is a mere 25 minute drive. The 1926 Heritage Hotel creates an atmosphere of nostalgia – a unique blend of Malay, Indian and English architectural influences typical of the colonial era. Here, you will enjoy spacious rooms, long corridors, balmy balconies and an elegant swimming pool with a spacious landscape in which to escape from the bustle of the world around you. Rooms are pleasantly decorated and furnished, and suites come with private balconies.
1926 Heritage Hotel Penang has 96 tastefully and stylishly designed, affordable suites and guestrooms with the elegance of yesteryears. It is typical of the colonial era, uniquely dressed with beautiful Victorian windows, private balconies, memorable atmosphere, luxurious comfort and charm. Around the hotel you will find little lanes with rustic cafes where you can have a cuppa (or three) and some local fare.