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Family-friendly George Town hotel in Bayan Lepas, near Penang International Sports Arena

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

This family-friendly George Town hotel is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Penang International Sports Arena, Queensbay Mall and University of Science-Malaysia (Universiti Sains Malaysia). Snake Temple is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with 5 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas, a free area shuttle, and a free beach shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 622 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus balconies and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, WiFi, and wired Internet.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Outdoor pool
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3500
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Airport transportation
  • Total number of rooms - 622
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Full-service spa
  • Free beach shuttle
  • Conference space
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free WiFi
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free area shuttle
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 5
  • Conference space size (feet) - 37674
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Television in common areas
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malay

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Hotel Equatorial Penang offers 622 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This George Town hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Premium TV channels
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Premium bedding
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Balcony

Where to Eat

Nada lama - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

The View - Overlooking the ocean and golf course, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

Kampachi - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Golden Phoenix - This restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Nadaba - This pub is located by the pool.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Racquetball/squash on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transportation is offered at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: MYR 200 per night
  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 3.00 per accommodation, per night
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: MYR 49.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: MYR 49.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: MYR 6 per day
  • Late check-out fee: MYR 20 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Equatorial Penang George Town
  • Equatorial Penang George Town
  • Equatorial Penang
  • Hotel Equatorial Penang Bayan Lepas
  • Equatorial Penang Hotel
  • Equatorial Penang Bayan Lepas

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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