My place is close to nightlife, public transport, UNESCO Heritage sites, foodcourt and other eateries, supermarket, . You’ll love my place because of the location. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and families (with kids).
Elephant's Nest is a beautifully maintained 19th century shop house minutes away from the UNESCO Heritage area of George Town, Penang. A couple with both local and Ceylon connections and their adult children own this lovely heritage home . Their travels have strongly influenced the decor of this delightful light and airy home from home in Georgetown . The lifestyle in Penang with its colonial history , it's hills , beaches and amazing food means that Elephant's Nest is a perfect place from which to explore the Penang Island , dubbed the Pearl of the Orient . Within easy walking distance of historic George Town , from Elephant's Nest you can easily walk to many of Penang's main attractions and experience its great local food, diverse culture , sights , sounds , it's history and of course it's people.
Disponible para huéspedes
The main entrance faces a charming old street. Whilst lounging in the outdoor foyer, Guests may feel like they've stepped back in time by witnessing the activities of locals going about their everyday rituals. The house (in accordance with local tradition) has a ‘no shoes policy’ indoors.
The living area is close to the entrance and is well equipped with fans to keep the cool air circulating. The lounges and seatings were hand picked in order to maximize style and comfort. Wifi is available, however guests may choose to watch movies or read books to rest and relax.
Guests will fall in love with the fully equipped kitchen. It is spacious and fitted with an air conditioner. Preparing a meal or snacks in this space is a delight. Keeping in mind the practicalities of life, there is also a washing machine and a dryer in the kitchen. Penangites love cycling, they are always out and about discovering and rediscovering new treasures on the Island. Bicycles can be rented locally and then stored inside the back entrance which provides easy access to the house.
Atención a los huéspedes
Upon arrival, Guests will be greeted by one of the Island representatives. The rep will provide a tour of the house and if required, the local neighbourhood. The keys are then handed over to the Guests who will be left with plenty of useful suggestions on what to do whilst in Penang. The Island rep will be the go-to person during the stay and can answer questions or coordinate trips to other interesting destinations
Otros aspectos destacables
We've got towels! Save your luggage space!
- Smoking allowed on the balcony and foyer, no shoes policy.