Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Penang's latest luxury boutique hotel 88 Armenian did quite literally rise from the ashes. Once upon a time, this Straits Eclectic style colonial building was burnt down, abandoned, and later refurbished as an art gallery. Now, 88 Armenian stands tall and grand at three storeys on Armenian Street, at the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage site of Georgetown in Penang. Six rooms and suites fill up the hotel, and prices begin at RM750 per night. Read on for more. (All images: 88 Armenian)
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PohNee Chin
Editor, Kuala Lumpur
Poh Nee is the editor and writes about travel and drinks. When she's not living out her holiday dreams via Google Earth and sipping on an Old Fashioned down at the local bars, you can find her snug at home bingeing on Netflix and mystery fiction.