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Hotel Equatorial Penang

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“golf course”(40 reviews)
“the club lounge”(10 reviews)
“hotel shuttle”(6 reviews)
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staff are all very friendly & great service. It’s a 30 years old hotel but facilities are very well maintain. Lots of things to do in this hotel. Large pool to swim in. The kids love the pool. Well done. I will come back here...More

Thank Audee C
Reviewed 3 days ago

The rooms of this hotel are a bit old-fashioned but they are clean ! The service is good and there is a really nice swimming pool ! The breakfast buffet is good too. It's located at 20 min. from the center

Thank Soleil8867
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In the frame of a business trip this hotel had everything needed. Room was ok and clean. Service was also satisfactory just the level of English at the reception could be improved ... but at the end everything worked. The gym is also well equipped...More

Thank laurentF4490RT
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is absolutely recommendable; a real 5-star hotel. The staff is very friendly, the rooms are clean and comfortable; the architecture is very professional. The meals are outstanding. You can get anything that you might desire. This is really world class. The location is...More

Thank Hanno H
Response from HEP_Management, Director of Operations at Hotel Equatorial PenangResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, Warm greetings from Hotel Equatorial Penang and thank you for sharing your review with fellow travelers alike on TripAdvisor. We were delighted to learn of your recent experience with us and have taken the liberty to share your feedback with our team members....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stay here for two nights during week end Hotel is located closed to golf club. The room very comfortable, spacious, the hotel staff very helpful and kind. Very good breakfast. Huge swimming pool with many different area and even a jacuzzi outside. Great restaurant /...More

Thank Pascal J
Response from HEP_Management, Director of Operations at Hotel Equatorial PenangResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us. It is with great joy that we learned you appreciated the spacious room. delicious breakfast and the facilities at our hotel. We are particularly pleased to read...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Airport Transportation
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Tennis Court
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Outdoor pool
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US$ 68 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Harris4786
9 September 2017|
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Response from Nagendra K | Reviewed this property |
Check with the transport desk at the hotel, they should be able to guide you with details.
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lrafs
19 July 2017|
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Response from HEP_Management | Property representative |
Dear Irafs, We have both smoking and non-smoking rooms available. Please let us know upon making your reservation and we will ensure to assign you to one. Looking forward to welcoming you to Hotel Equatorial Penang... More
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tjttaylor1
7 May 2017|
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Response from HEP_Management | Property representative |
Dear guest, We offer a complimentary shuttle service from the airport to the hotel - please refer to our website to see if the schedule fits you. You can find the schedule under "Facilities". Please note that it is... More
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"If you have a room on the pool side it is a bit more noisy but the view is nicer"
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"Stayed on the 2nd floor, facing the swimming pool"
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"Thy to book a room nearer to the main building"
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"bridge view"
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