Hotel Equatorial Penang sits proudly on a hillock in Bayan Lepas to the south-west of Penang Island. Nestling in lush gardens, this luxury resort is overflowing with on-site facilities and has an impressive dining scene.
Lose yourself in a book on the poolside sun terrace or take a cooling dip in the water. Escape for a massage in the spa or add activity to your day with a game of tennis. The well-equipped fitness centre is a great place to get fit and there's a golf course close by for golfers.
If you want to get out and explore Penang, you find the Snake Temple and Queensbay Mall within easy travelling distance; with Penang Times Square, Penang Bridge, and Kek Lok Si Temple a little further afield.
Tempt your palate with an eclectic mix of flavours - from classic French dining at The View to traditional Japanese specialities at Kampachi. When the sun goes down, relax and take in the views with a signature cocktail at the Nadaba poolside lounge.
Hotel Equatorial Penang is the perfect choice for a tropical getaway in Penang.
The five-star Hotel Equatorial Penang features an outdoor swimming pool with hot tub and waterfall, fitness centre, squash and tennis courts, business centre, scheduled shuttle services, pharmacy, tour and travel desk, and high-speed Wi-Fi.
There are also four restaurants and a poolside bar/lounge. The Spa & Wellness Centre has a sauna, steam bath, hot tub, reflexology path, and a range of massage, beauty and body therapies.
The 24-hour reception offers 24-hour room service, medical clinic, express check-in/check-out, babysitting services, and currency exchange, as well as laundry, valet, currency exchange, car/limousine, and taxi services.
Food, drink & entertainment
Discover all-day dining and themed events at Nada Lama - from buffet breakfasts and 'Penang Heritage' lunches to 'Thursday Seafood Delight', 'Weekend Surf' and 'Turf BBQ Buffet Dinner'. There's also 'Hi-Tea Buffet' and the 'Endless Buffet Sunday Brunch'!
Nadaba, located by the pool, is the perfect spot to enjoy snacks and a selection of drinks including tropical cocktails. The View really lives up to its name. Admire stunning panoramic views as you dine on French a la carte cuisine for lunch and semi buffet-style fare at dinner.
Kimono-clad waitresses serve authentic Japanese cuisine at Kampachi. Take your seat at the Sushi Bar for mini delights; enjoy a choice of dishes from the buffet or watch the chef cook Teppanyaki-style. You can also savour quiet times in the private Tatimi room.
Golden Phoenix serves a menu of authentic Cantonese and Szechuan dishes. Lunchtimes bring more than 34 varieties of dim sum. Dinner is all about the freshest seafood, meat and vegetables ingredients to create mouth-watering cuisine. You can also dine in the privacy of your own guest accommodation from the room service menu.
Sport, games & activities
A few brisk laps of the pool are the perfect start to your morning. Keep up with your fitness regime using the latest exercise machines, weight training equipment, and aerobics studio at the Equinox Fitness Centre. Indulge in a selection of refreshing and rejuvenating treatments in the spa.
Play a vigorous game of squash at the indoor court or partner up for a few sets of tennis on the outdoor floodlit tennis courts. There is also a team-building park at the Mezzanine Garden which features a number of challenges including the Trust Fall, The Crossing, Crocodile Pit, Spider's Web, Mount EQ, Caterpillar Walk and the Acid Pond.
The hotel is within walking distance of the 18-hole golf course at Penang Golf Club.
Hotel Equatorial Penang has 662 classically-furnished guest rooms, suites and apartments across 11 categories.
Standard room facilities include: Wi-Fi, telephone with bathroom extension and voicemail, TV entertainment on demand, fully-stocked minibar/fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, electronic safe, bathroom (with long bathtub and individual shower cubicle), hairdryer, and balcony.