How to book a bed wi...

Due to overwhelming enquiries on how to book a bed with us, and NOT wanting to pay the 10% deposit fee to Hostel World (By the way, Hostel World keeps this money and we do not get any of that MOOLAH from them). This is how we do it!   We decided to update this page to let you guys know...

Northern Music Festi...

Jimmy Finn & Lincoln: The moment we heard about an indie band festival happening in Penang, we started to arrange our itinerary to head up to Penang! Suzanne Rike: It’s going to be simply AWESOME! Yen: You can bet your Rocking Ears its going to be SUPERB! The Northern Music Festival...

Thieves Market, Arme...

Here are the few reasons we can think of, that will make you come here to shop!! Please check if we are correct! Looking to shop for something different besides your everyday shopping mall? Lost your way Someone stole something from you You lost something on the road You with to support...

Hiking to Penang Nat...

Penang National Park or (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang in Malay) was declared a national park by the then Deputy Prime Minister Dato Seri Abdullah Badawi on April 2003. It was formerly known as the Pantai Acheh Forest Reserve. Covering an area of 2,563 hectares (9.9 sq mi), it is the smallest...

Roommates Guesthouse...

To all you future Roomies out there! To all of you who are looking for a value for money, comfortable clean bed! Experience the warmth hospitality in Penang ! Stay with us and make your visit to Penang memorable ! The Roommates Team has knocked their brains out, trying to come up with...

Kapitan Keling Mosqu...

The Kapitan Keling Mosque is arguably the best known mosque in Penang. Situated on Jalan Kapitan Keling, formerly Pitt Street (or otherwise known as the Street Of Harmony), it is the largest historic mosque in George Town. From Roommates Guesthouse Penang, you can hear the hypnotic prayers...

Kuan Yin Teng Temple...

Kuan Yin Teng, or the Goddess of Mercy Temple, is one of the most important and oldest Chinese temple in Penang. It is located on the Street of Harmony just 3 minutes from Roommates Guesthouse Penang. It is called the Street of Harmony because it is a symbol of Harmony as you can find a...