US$100 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in 24 Feb 2016 Check-out 27 Feb 2016

Hotel Equatorial Penang

5 stars
View map of 1 Jalan Bukit Jambul, Bayan Lepas Penang, Penang, 11900

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.4
out of 5
5 reviews
Great view of Penang Bridge and surrounding from hotel room balcony

The new housekeeping staff throw away my tooth brush , tooth paste and shaver, thinking that they... See full review

  • Boon Wah C.
  • 30 Dec 2015
I think the airport transfer to/from

I think the airport transfer to/from hotel should be provided free of charge to hotel guests as the... See full review

  • Sarath
  • 25 May 2010
Strategically located on the Southeastern part of Penang Island, the Hotel Equatorial Penang commands panoramic views that encompass the island's striking coastline, the spectacular Penang Bridge and mainland Malaysia across the waterways.

General


A wide variety of meeting and banqueting facilities are offered for a colourful wedding to a conference for 2000 people. Other facilities include a fully equipped fitness centre, outdoor swimming pool, squash and tennis courts.





Location


Nestled on a hillock, Hotel Equatorial Penang is located 5 minutes from the Bayan Lepas Industrial Zone, 7 minutes from the Penang International Airport and 20 minutes to the city centre. Guests can visit various places like Batu Ferringhi Beaches, Botanical Gardens, China Town, Penang Museum, Reptile and Orchid Farm, St. George's Church and Snake Temple.



  • NOTE: Effective 1 June, the Penang State Government will be imposing a local government fee of RM3 nett per room per night, payable directly to the hotel upon check-in.
  • 7 km to the International Airport (Penang)
  • 3 min walk to the Bus Stop
  • 5 min walk to the Metro Station
  • 20 min to the City Centre


Dining


At the hotel's restaurant, you can enjoy various cuisine including Szechwan, Cantonese and Japanese delicacies.

Hotel Equatorial Penang Rooms

Superior Room
Room offers one double bed or 2 twin beds along with basic amenities.
Executive Deluxe Room
Room offers one double bed or 2 twin beds along with basic amenities.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Pool
General
Concierge
Activities
Pool
Fitness Center
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business centre
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Free parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

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Hotel Map

5.337 100.2846
Area served
Penang.
Nearby airports
Penang International Airport.
Area description
Nestled on a hillock, Hotel Equatorial Penang is located 5 minutes from the Bayan Lepas Industrial Zone, 7 minutes from the Penang International Airport and 20 minutes to the city centre.

Nearby points of interest

  • Snake Temple: 2.5 km
  • Penang War Museum: 6.2 km
  • Kek Lok Si Temple: 7.1 km
  • Penang Hill: 8 km
  • Titi Kerawang Waterfall: 10.1 km
  • Prangin Mall Komtar: 10.1 km
  • Khoo Kongsi: 10.4 km
  • Wesley Methodist Church: 10.4 km
  • Penang Chinatown: 10.6 km
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque: 10.6 km
  • Little India: 10.8 km
  • Pulau Tikus Wet Market: 10.9 km
  • Goddess Of Mercy Temple: 10.9 km
  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion: 10.9 km
  • Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram: 11 km
  • Snake Temple: 2.5 km
  • Penang War Museum: 6.2 km
  • Kek Lok Si Temple: 7.1 km
  • Penang Hill: 8 km
  • Titi Kerawang Waterfall: 10.1 km
  • Prangin Mall Komtar: 10.1 km
  • Khoo Kongsi: 10.4 km
  • Wesley Methodist Church: 10.4 km
  • Penang Chinatown: 10.6 km
  • Kapitan Keling Mosque: 10.6 km
  • Little India: 10.8 km
  • Pulau Tikus Wet Market: 10.9 km
  • Goddess Of Mercy Temple: 10.9 km
  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion: 10.9 km
  • Wat Chaiya Mangkalaram: 11 km
  • St George's Church: 11 km
  • Penang Museum: 11.1 km
  • Chowrasta Wet Market: 11.3 km
  • City Hall: 11.3 km
  • Penang National Park: 11.3 km
  • Fort Cornwallis: 11.4 km
  • Gurney Drive: 11.4 km
  • Botanical Gardens: 11.5 km
  • Pinang Peranakan Mansion: 12 km
  • Hindu Temple: 12.9 km
  • Bird Park: 13.8 km
  • Tropical Fruit Farm: 14.7 km
  • Masjid Terapung Tanjung Bunga: 14.7 km
  • Tropical Spice Garden: 15.2 km
  • Butterfly Farm: 15.5 km
  • Yahong Art Gallery: 15.5 km
  • Teluk Bahang Beach: 15.8 km

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
The award winning hotel houses 2 columnless grand ballrooms, reputed to be the largest on the island that can serve up to 2,000 people. There are also 21 other function rooms and an exhibition level that can easily accommodate 240 booths. Combining the flexibility and space options with the hotel's unique ambiance and convenient location, have made the hotel a top choice for businessmen and conference organisers.

Dining

Coffee Garden
It is an ideal venue for a casual meal. Choose to dine in air conditioned comfort within, or in the fresh, breezy shade outdoors. The menu represents both Western and local fare. Breakfast and lunch buffets are available daily while exciting international dinner buffets are held most evenings
The View Restaurant
Specializing in original French cuisine. The View represents fine dining at its natural elegance and discreet service V as well as a sweeping panorama of the islands coastline.
Golden Phoenix Restaurant
This restaurant offers more than 34 varieties of dim sum for lunch and spicy Szechuan cuisine for both lunch and dinner. The freshest seafood, meats and vegetables are used in all preparations, making for an unforgettable gastronomic experience.
Kampachi Restaurant
Charmingly minimalist dcor typical of Japanese restaurants and homes, attentive service by kimono-clad waitresses and authentic Japanese food add up to a fully Japanese dining experience. Dine at leisure at the Sushi Bar, the Teppanyaki Counter or in the quiet privacy of a tatami room.
Blue Moon Lounge
Sip your favourite beverage, be it a cocktail wine, beer or any of our house specials, while being serenaded by our resident band. Their repertoire of new hits alternate with classic oldies to suit all musical tastes. A pool table, foosball and dart games are available for added entertainment, or just sit back and watch your favourite sporting event on our big-screen TV.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
14:00
Check-out:
12:00

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by HotelClub

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Equatorial Penang

Overall score

4.4 / 5
5.01.0
5 out of 5
Amenities:
4.4
Cleanliness:
4.2
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
3.8
Value:
3.8

100% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Hotel Equatorial Penang

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Boon Wah C.
Friends
N/A
30 Dec 2015

Great view of Penang Bridge and surrounding from hotel room balcony

The new housekeeping staff throw away my tooth brush , tooth paste and shaver, thinking that they were hotel supplies. They managed to return the shaver and tooth brush . I threw away the tooth brush and shaver blade, better be safe as I don't know where they have threw them in the 1ST place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Hotel Equatorial Penang

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Elaine Tan
Couples
Penang
22 Apr 2013

Great Stay!

The room is clean and the bed is comfortable. After they have refurbish the hotel, it was great. Worth the money and it is near to airport.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Hotel Equatorial Penang

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Tiffany FL
Business
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
18 Oct 2012

Business & family getaway

it is a quite nice & comfortable hotel. This location is quite far if you wish to go to Penang Island. For me is ok, because i'm coming for business trip. the room is comfortable & clean. i love the bathroom.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hotel Equatorial Penang

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Sarath
Not Provided
25 May 2010

I think the airport transfer to/from

I think the airport transfer to/from hotel should be provided free of charge to hotel guests as the distance is only a few kilometers

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Review of Hotel Equatorial Penang

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Not Provided
26 May 2009

Good hotel, ocnvenient. Front

Good hotel, ocnvenient. Front line service staff well trained.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

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