Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion Penang

Location: Penang

Location Info

Address: No. 14, Lebuh Leith, 10200 Georgetown Penang, Malaysia

District » Georgetown


Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion Penang is located at 14 Leith Street. It is in the capital of Penang, Georgetown. It is situated near to most of the attractions in Georgetown. They are the Kuan Yin Teng Temple and the St. George's Church.


Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion was built in the end of 19th century. The outer wall of the mansion is painted with indigo-blue. It has 38 bedrooms with 5 courtyards. It was built according to the principles of Feng Shui. Now it is converted into a hotel which provides bed and breakfast as well as a guided tour in and around the mansion. You can choose either to have a home stay in that historical building or only visit it as a guided tour. The admission fee for the tour is at a rate of RM12.00. The guided heritage tour is informative and fascinating. This mansion has been featured in tv films, magazines and won countless awards throughout the years.

Apart from mesmerizing the Chinese culture and history, go to Little India Penang to experience some Indian essence. There are delicious Indian food and shops selling saree, silk and cotton. The streets filled with vibrant colors and Indian music playing out loud. Gurney Beach Penang and Batu Feringghi are not too far away from Georgetown. Beach lovers should spend some time there for some relaxation sessions.

If you wished to spend days and nights in Penang, book your stay in Georgetown Hotels are convenient as it is an easy access to most of the tourist attractions. Tanjung Bungah Hotels are the best choice if you are on a budget and prefer living in the suburbs.


From Penang Airport, take the taxi to Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion. The ride takes up around 30 minutes. In Georgetown, you can rent a motorbike, scooter or even walk to reach Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion.