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This room has access to plenty of natural light.Like much of the house, the room is subject to changing light conditions throughout the day and the year, creating different moods according to the seasons.
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Room #3 in Award-Winning House - SINKEH

Sek Thim User Profile
Sek Thim

Room #3 in Award-Winning House - SINKEH

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Great check-in experience
95% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Comfortable and sensible with plenty of natural light, our featured room offers modern style within George Town's heritage enclave. Conveniently located, major sights are within walking distance and street food stalls are minutes away.


  • Breakfast
  • Hair dryer
  • Hangers
  • Shampoo
  • Essentials
  • Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 7PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


186 Reviews

Debs User Profile
August 2017
This is a unique place to stay to fit right into the eclectic and vibrant Georgetown. The guest house is beautifully designed and the hosts do everything they can to ensure you maximize your enjoyment of Penang. We loved staying here and would highly recommend it if you want a c…
Keith User Profile
September 2018
Very comfortable accommodation with the added benefit of some common areas that were cool to be able to return to after sightseeing due the hot days. Breakfast was great as it included some local cuisine. Very helpful with local places to eat and visit.
Ben User Profile
September 2018
A unique accommodation among others in Penang as it doubles as a art/dance event space. Recommended choice for architect/design passionate people!
Sam User Profile
August 2018
It was lovely to meet Sek Thim and chat. We love his place, the space is inspiring, great breakfast and lovely room. We are just sorry we won't see his theatre production. Would definitely stay again. Sam and Ian, Sydney, Australia
Hannah User Profile
August 2018
My husband and I stayed at Sinkeh for a three night visit to George Town. We loved the atmosphere and aesthetics of the place - felt like being part of the towns history. Breakfast every morning was excellent, and plenty of tips available for travel. Location is convenient. Highl…
Pasit User Profile
July 2018
Great accommodation and friendly service. I like the play at the lobby in the evening. Eco friendly building. Good taste and lifestyle interior design. Air con a bit too hot but still OK. AMAZING guesthouse that you can think of
Jacq User Profile
July 2018
We only very very rarely stay in hotels now. Travel for us has turned out to be more of a journey. It is no longer a room, a building, a brand name. It is a connection forged. You leave the front door with your inner voice whispering, “We shall return”. Sinkeh is simply an aweso…

Hosted by Sek Thim

George Town, MalaysiaJoined in June 2014
Sek Thim User Profile
580 Reviews
I work in the theatre as a director. Good meals with friends, gardening and listening to stories are things I enjoy. We are a friendly bunch here at Sinkeh, my team and I. We try to maintain a space that's peaceful and calm; one that encourages people to rest, to be at ease and r…
Languages: Bahasa Malaysia, English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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