Penang, Malaysia

Macalister Mansion

Rates from (ex tax)$170.84

Price information

If you haven’t entered any dates, the rate shown is provided directly by the hotel and represents the cheapest double room (including tax) available in the next 21 days.

Prices have been converted from the hotel’s local currency (MYR840.00), via openexchangerates.org, using today’s exchange rate.

Room 5

  • 2adults
Featuring twin beds, Room 5 is 46sq m and can interconnect with Room 4. The sociable sitting area, desk and LED TV complete the separate study space. The bathroom features twin sinks with mirrors, a free-standing bath and separate shower. Above the beds hangs a commissioned artwork by Ashley Yeo, which depicts heritage buildings with specific flora indigenous to Penang. Room 5 comes complete with free WiFi, blackout curtains, a Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system, Nespresso coffee machine and free nibbles and beverages.

Room 6

  • 2adults
This room is 40sq m and features a king-size bed, sociable living space and spacious bathroom. Facing the front of Macalister Mansion, Room 6 enjoys views of the swimming pool and overlooks the lawn. This room is furnished with artwork by Indonesian artist Albert Yonathan, including a circular piece featuring hand-cast porcelain ships. The large bathroom is sleek and modern with silver and mosaic tiles, a free-standing bath, separate shower and twin sinks. Room 6 has free WiFi, a Nespresso coffee machine, blackout curtains, a Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system and free snacks and beverages.

Room 8

  • 2adults
At 41sq m, this room has a king-size bed with an adjoining living space and bathroom suite. Featuring exposed truss beams originating from the mansion’s original structure, Room 8 is furnished with an artwork by Thomas Powell that hangs above the lounge. A free-standing bath, separate shower and twin sinks are in the contemporary bathroom. Room 8 has free WiFi, a Nespresso coffee machine, blackout curtains, Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system and free snacks and drinks.

Room 7

  • 2adults
With a separate bedroom and lounge, this room spans 51sq m and has a king-size bed. A custom-made writing desk and chair furnish the separate study space. Room 7 faces the front of Macalister Mansion and has views of the swimming pool and main entrance. Adorning the wall in the study area, a privately commissioned textile piece is a contemporary reflection of the original tartan colours from the Macalister clan in Scotland. The spacious bathroom has a free-standing bath with separate shower and twin sinks. This room features a Nespresso coffee machine, free WiFi, Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system, free snacks and beverages and blackout curtains.

Room 2

  • 2adults
The only room with a king-size four-poster bed, Room 2 spans 52sq m. Facing the front of Macalister Mansion, this room has a view of the swimming pool and the lawn, and is furnished with a specially commissioned photograph that captures the majestic eagle sculpture perched at the entrance to Macalister Mansion. The adjoining bathroom has twin sinks, a free-standing bath tub and separate shower. Room 2 comes complete with free WiFi, a Nespresso coffee machine, blackout curtains, free snacks and beverages for peckish guests and a Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system.

Room 1

  • 2adults
With its own living space and separate dressing area, this 53sq m room is affectionately known as Macalister’s Bridal Suite. The dressing area comes complete with a floor-to-ceiling mirror and generous wardrobe. Above the king-size bed is a privately commissioned love sonnet, written in old English and composed by Arron Lee. A luxurious adjoining bathroom has a free-standing bath, separate shower and twin sinks. In Room 1 there are also blackout curtains, a Nespresso coffee machine, Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system, free WiFi and snacks and beverages to chow down at no extra charge.

Room 4

  • 2adults
This room is 49sq m with a king-size bed and sociable living space. Nestled besides the curved lounge is an original wrought-iron staircase that leads up to a private alcove tucked away in the mansion’s turret. Room 4 adjoins Room Five, so suits guests seeking twin accommodation. Privately commissioned wire sculptures, constructed by Low Chee Peng, depict the profiles of Sir Norman Macalister and his wife, and hang on the wall besides the bed. Inside the bathroom there's a free-standing bath, separate shower and twin sinks. Room 4 features a Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system, a Nespresso coffee machine, free snacks and beverages, WiFi and blackout curtains.

Room 3

  • 2adults
At 60sq m, Room 3 is the largest of the hotel's sleeping quarters and boasts an original wrought-iron balcony overlooking the front of the property and the swimming pool. The contemporary bathroom has glass walls, a free-standing bath with separate shower and twin sinks. Crafted by Lee Meiling, a fabric collage of the front façade of Macalister Mansion hangs above the bed and has been designed to reflect the essence of Macalister’s colonial architecture. Room 3 has a king-size bed, free WiFi, Bang & Olufsen BeoSound system, a Nespresso coffee machine, blackout curtains and snacks and beverages for guests to enjoy free of charge.