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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Penang hotel in Bayan Lepas, near Penang International Sports Arena


This family-friendly Penang hotel is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Penang International Sports Arena, Queensbay Mall and RECSAM and Institute Pendidikan Guru. University of Science-Malaysia and Snake Temple are also within 3 mi (5 km).

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.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel Equatorial Penang features outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 37674 square feet (3500 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 12 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free beach shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 622 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 37674 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3500 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 23 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( MYR 49.95 per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( MYR 49.95 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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 Activities

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include massages, facials, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including reflexology.

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


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed


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
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 high-speed Internet (wired): MYR 49.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: MYR 6 per day
  • Late check-out fee: MYR 20
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Equatorial Hotel
  • Equatorial Hotel Penang
  • Equatorial Penang
  • Equatorial Penang Hotel
  • Hotel Equatorial
  • Hotel Equatorial Penang
  • Hotel Penang Equatorial
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  • Penang Hotel Equatorial
  • Equatorial Penang Bayan Lepas
  • 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. Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Free Airport and Shopping Mall Shuttle

Book a stay in any room type for travel any time and receive complimentary shuttle transfer to and from the hotel, designated shopping malls, and nearby areas at scheduled times throughout the day.

Transfers are on a first come, first served basis. Advanced reservations required from hotel to the airport. Subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

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