Set majestically 150 metres above sea level, the island's golf and convention resort is strategically located 5 minutes to the Bayan Lepas Industrial  Zone, 7 minutes to the Penang International Airport and 20 minutes to the city centre.

     The award winning hotel houses 2 columnless grand ballrooms, reputed to be the largest on the island that can serve up to 2,000 people.  There are also 21 other function rooms and an exhibition level that can easily accommodate 240 booths.  Combining the flexibility and space options with the hotel's unique ambiance and convenient location, have made the hotel a top choice for businessmen and conference organisers.

Facilities & Services:

Available facilities and services for our guests’ convenience:
High speed internet access of up to 4 Mbps in guestrooms 
Wireless Internet Access in Equator Club Floor rooms and designated public areas 
Internet services to all function rooms 
Business Centre with internet and e-mail facilities  
Designated floors for non-smokers  
Medical clinic  
Express laundry and valet  
Car jockey services and covered car park  
Tour & travel desk, limousine and taxi service  
Currency exchange  
Complimentary shuttle service to airport and nearby shopping malls (includes Queensbay Mall - the largest shopping centre in Penang)


Hotel Equatorial Penang, the ideal venue for meetings, business and conventions offers a range of office suites for rent. Situated in a private wing of the hotel premises, the office suites are perfect as corporate venues which have the comforts and facilities of a five-star hotel.

The office suites range from a cosy 1,200 square feet unit for small organisations to an almost 12,000 square feet unit for the bigger business units.

Enjoy the hotel's easily accessible amenities such as meeting and banquet rooms that are available for rent.  Apart from that, benefit from the convenience of having business discussions over a meal or a cup of coffee at the various dining outlets ranging from Japanese to French cuisine.


Recreational facilities available:
18 hole international golf course 
Outdoor swimming pool with waterfall and jacuzzi 
Equinox Fitness Centre, a fully-equipped Fitness Centre with weights room  
Squash and tennis (floodlit) courts 
Aerobics studio  
Separate male / female facilities for sauna, steambath and jacuzzi 
Beauty and health treatments and spa packages using aromatherapeutic products  
Reflexology path  
Jogging tracks  
Driving range  
Putting green

In addition, the hotel's team-building park located at the Mezzanine Garden has vital physical structures that promote creative thinking, improve communication skill, develop leadership skills and enhance self-esteem. Some of the structures are:- 
Trust Fall 
The Crossing 
Crocodile Pit 
Spider's Web 
Mount EQ 
Caterpillar Walk 
Acid Pond


Services and facilities available:
• Complimentary unlimited broadband internet 
• Private lounge and reading room 
• Fully equipped conference room - to cater for  
  maximum 8 persons 
• Board games and book library 
• One welcome drink of choice 
• Welcome amenities (fruits and chocolate) 
• Flight reconfirmation, travel arrangements 
• Complimentary local newspaper of choice 
• Complimentary breakfast at Equator Club Floor 
• Free flow of coffee, tea, juices and soft drinks 
• Pre-dinner cocktails from 5.30 pm - 7.30 pm at 
  the Equator Lounge - free flow of of drinks 
  (pouring drinks included) 
• Personalised butler service 
• Secretarial service  
Equator Club - Room features:
• High speed Internet access of up to 4 Mbps 
• Wireless Internet Access 
• Satellite radio and television (English and   
• IDD line 
• Direct inward dialling 
• Keycard lock system 
• Voice mail system 
• Individually programmed wake-up call 
• Mini bar 
• Coffee / tea making facilities 
• In-room electronic safe 
• Hairdryer 
• Long bath with shower 
• Individual balcony 



Dining: Restaurants & Bars


Golden Phoenix
Features excellent Szechuan and Cantonese cuisine. Dim-sum selections are available during lunch hour.  

Lunch 12 noon - 2.30 pm
Dinner 6.30 pm - 10.00 pm 

Savour the best of Japanese cuisine at the sushi bar, teppanyaki counter or in the privacy of the tatami room. Popular weekend buffets: lunch on Saturday and Sunday, dinner on Saturday. 

Lunch 12.00 pm - 2.30 pm
Dinner 6.30 pm - 10.00 pm 
(Bar is open at 5.30 pm)

Coffee Garden
Overlooking the swimming pool and waterfall, the Coffee Garden offers local and western fare and nightly themed buffets. Wireless High Speed Internet Access available using stylish Apple iBook.  

Monday - Friday, 6.00 a.m. - 1.00 a.m.
Saturday - Sunday, 6.00 a.m. - 2.00 a.m.

The View
The View Restaurant showcases authentic French cuisine that is complemented by majestic scenery of the island's coastline that can be viewed through the entire length of the 10-metre windows.

Monday - Friday, Lunch 12 noon - 2.30 pm
Monday - Saturday, Dinner 6.30 pm - 10.00 pm
Closed on Public Holidays

Blue Moon
Enjoy classic island concoctions over entertainment from our live band. Or enjoy sports events on TV or indulge in a casual game of pool or darts. Wireless High Speed Internet Access available using stylish Apple iBook.  

Sunday - Thursday, 5.00 pm - 1.00 am
Friday - Saturday and Eve of Public Holidays, 
              5.00 pm - 2.00 am


Superior Room

Deluxe Room

Executive Deluxe

Equator Club Room

Swimming Pool

Hotel Façade

Matahari Ballroom

Ballroom Wedding Dinner Set Up

Meeting Room

Ballroom Foyer

Golden Phoenix


Address: 1 Jalan Bukit Jambu, Bayan Lepas, 11900 Penang 
Tel: +60 4 643 8111 
Fax: +60 4 644 8000 
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