Time Out says
Established in January 2007, G Hotel is all about interior design, architecture and location, and succeeds in making both business and leisure travellers equally welcome. It makes for an impressive meeting spot, with a fuss-free business centre, five function rooms and a grand ballroom for 500 guests.
Strategically located and commercially central, the establishment provides convenient and safe parking. And for those traveling with family, the next-door Gurney Plaza shopping centre can provide limitless entertainment, with cinemas and an entertainment centre.
For pampering, there are many beauty salons and massage specialists amid all the shopping and eateries, and the reknowned Danai Spa is located within the hotel itself on the 3rd floor. Rooms at G Hotel are spacious, the ambiance is simple yet contemporary with minimalist-style furniture. The G executive Floor is what you should opt for if you’re looking for 'finer service', with speedy check-in and high speed Internet.
Til the 31st of December 2012, with a minimum room booking of 10 at RM 275++ per person per night, business guests can enjoy the 3-in-1 Meeting Package of twin sharing that includes breakfast, coffee breaks. lunch, and a tour of the city.
For refreshments, the G Cafe on the ground floor is open 24 hours, serving generous portions of comfort food from their western and eastern menus. It’s a trendy spot for shoppers and passers-by. Sesame + Soy is an Asian Bistro serving contemporary Chinese cuisine. Both parts share the same menu, but Sesame serves it fine dining style, with plush seats and glamorous table settings, while Soy is less formal and is frequented by the corporate lunch crowd.
Also on Level 1 is the G Spot bar, whose happy hour will help you unwind and you can sit back and enjoy international jazz performers. Take a wander up to Level 3 where the G Pool Bar, opening hours 10:30 am to 8pm, is a perfect place to work and then take a quick dip to reward yourself afterwards.
G Hotel is a self-sufficient hotel with all the facilities, attached to one of the biggest shopping malls in Penang. It is close to the famous Gurney Drive food stalls too. In case you do want to explore farther afield, there are mountain bikes available at the lobby level.