Hotel Equatorial Penang

The Hotel Equatorial Penang is located 8 kilometers from Penang International Airport. As the island's only golf and convention resort, this hotel is majestically situated 150 miles above sea level and it is only minutes from the airport and the commercial district.

A winner of the "Best Deluxe Hotel" award; Equatorial is an architectural marvel, surrounded by landscaped gardens that have been the subject of acclaim all on their own. The Hotel Equatorial offers outstanding facilities, which include seven restaurants and bars, a well-equipped fitness facility and a business center. As a courtesy, the hotel also offers its guests a scheduled shuttle service to the airport, the city center and a nearby shopping mall.

Penang Island is famous for its delicious cuisine and the hotel is no different with its restaurants that provides mouth watering delicacies from some of Malaysia famous chef. Other hotel facilities include a fully equipped fitness centre, outdoor swimming pool, squash and tennis courts, business centre and scheduled shuttle service.

All the guest rooms are tastefully furnished and well-appointed to bring you all the warmth and comfort of home. These rooms are spacious and equipped with a private balcony, high-speed internet access and a fully serviced mini-bar with coffee/tea making facilities. Of course, there is a swimming pool and a fitness facility that includes tennis and squash courts. One of the Equatorial Penang's proudest features is its 18-hole championship golf course.

Average room rate: USD 78.00

Hotel Facilities :
  • Dry Cleaning Service
  • Whirlpool
  • Lounge
  • Sauna
  • Wake Up Service
  • Children Stay Free - 12 Years and Under
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Equipment
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool - children's
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Gift shop or newsstand
  • Garden - 24 Hours
  • Security guard - 24 Hours
  • Meeting room (small groups)
  • Babysitting or child care
  • Business services
  • Parking garage

Tourist Attractions :
  • Snake Temple - 5 Kilometers
  • Shopping Complexes - 2 Kilometers
  • Bukit Jambul Country Club - 1 Kilometer
  • Penang Botanical Garden - 11 Kilometers
  • Bayan Lepas Free Trade Zone - 4 Kilometers

Getting There :
From Penang International Airport:
Follow road out of airport for 8 minutes.
Turn left at traffic light and drive 2 minutes.
Go uphill and make the first right to the hotel.  

Driving Guide to Hotel Equatorial Penang:
  • Keep to the left as you approach the end of the Penang Bridge.
  • Take the Bayan Lepas exit and drive on.
  • At the first overhead signage (Bayan Lepas/Taman Perindustrian Bayan Lepas), keep to your right and drive straight.
  • At the second overhead signage you encounter, take the Taman Perindustrian Bayan Lepas lane and drive straight.
  • At the third overhead signage, take the Bayan Baru/Bayan Lepas/Arena Sukan PISA lane (left).
  • Drive up the flyover towards the roundabout - landmarks  on your left and right respectively:  MC Industry Sdn Bhd and Kristal Suites.
  • At the roundabout - take the Bukit Jambul/PISA lane at 12 o'clock,
  • Once you have taken 12 o'clock, continue driving straight - you will encounter 2 traffic lights.
  • At the second traffic lights (landmark: the Bukit Jambul Golf & Country Club on your right), turn right and drive on.
  • Along the way, you will pass the Penang Reptile and Orchid Farm on your right.
  • A few metres more and you will see the Hotel Equatorial sign board. Turn right to Hotel Equatorial Penang.
Equatorial Penang - 5 Star
1 Jalan Bukit Jambul, 10090 Pulau Pinang
Phone: +604-643 8111            
Fax: +604-644 8000