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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.
Private room in house

Room #3 in Award-Winning House - SINKEH

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 experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
BreakfastThis 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.


Hair dryer
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 2PM - 7PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


174 Reviews

Josh User Profile
August 2017
Such a wonderful stay. Beautiful and tranquil. If we return to George Town we would not stay anywhere else.
Sara User Profile
April 2017
Place was lovely. Great location in penang, so close to great food locations and tourist area. Clean, simplicity yet somehow elegant and thoughtful. Highly recommend.
Margie User Profile
January 2017
The location is relatively central and easy access to buses, linked bikes, food and sites. At the end of the day walking through the doors in Sinkeh you call feel the tranquility as you leave the street. The open areas provides opportunities to meet other travellers or just sit b…
Alyce User Profile
October 2016
Sinkeh is an absolutely divine place to stay, it's tranquil and beautifully furnished and is within easy walking distance of all the sites in the UNESCO World Heritage Zone. Definitely try the coffee shop on the corner for Lor Mee and other delicious dishes and talk to the host, …
James User Profile
July 2016
Exactly as seen in the photos. A lovingly renovated building with spacious, clean, quiet private rooms and a cool and relaxing communal courtyard. Breakfast was thoroughly satisfying and the FOH staff welcoming and helpful. Recommend!
Peter User Profile
May 2016
Great host, great accommodation and great location. Exceeded all our expectations.
Julian User Profile
August 2015
Such a lovely oasis in the (lovely) heat and humidity of Penang. We were made very welcome and it was a highlight of the trip just to walk back into the house and collapse on the lovely bed after a day of walking, eating and drinking!

Hosted by Sek Thim

George Town, MalaysiaJoined in June 2014
Sek Thim User Profile
544 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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