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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms as usual was great and to be precise the Suit is a place to be in with your family , very big and spacious , was there with some other families each in there own suit for a couples of days 5 days to be precise , we always had dinner every night and we had no reason... More 

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Thank MAKABOBBY
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you have enjoyed your visit. Our sincerest appreciation for your kind feedback. Rest assured, every effort will be made to always serve our guests exceeding well at all times. Thank you once again for your kind feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back to Hotel Equatorial Melaka.... More 

Walpole, Australia
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126 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being our second visit to Melacca and this hotel, we were looking forward to further exploration of the town. Welcome drink as returning guest was a nice touch. Check in fine, set our luggage up and went down to cafe for something to eat, having travelled since very early without much food. While away from our room, a single bed... More 

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Thank JennyWren6398
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I have taken a serious note with regards to your experiences at our hotel and the services. I sincerely apologize for the unsatisfactory services delivered which certainly are not reflective of our usual standards. I have immediately addressed your comments with the Department Heads concerned for immediate corrective actions. I... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at their club room and must say the room was excellent. The hotel has been around for some time but the club rooms are in immaculate condition. Attended the cocktails and it was at a lovely location but found the food not really up to mark. No complaints about the drinks and cocktails. All in the service was great,... More 

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Thank rodney1965
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you have enjoyed your visit. Our sincerest appreciation for your kind feedback. We are indeed encourage by your review and will continue to strive our best in providing excellent service to all our guests. Thank you once again for your kind feedback and we look forward to welcoming you... More 

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here many times in the past, working for a local business. The club rooms are comfortable. Brilliant bed=good sleep. The club room staff are brilliant and always courteous. I enjoy coming back because I'm treated not just like a guest, but a long lost friend. I would recommend you ask for a room overlooking the pool on the... More 

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Thank Neil P
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you have enjoyed your visit and we are thrilled to have you staying with us again. Yes, we have recently embark on improvement works with the new Club Lounge, improved in-room entertainment for all rooms and mini bar for Club Rooms were amongst the numerous initiative the hotel has... More 

Selangor, Malaysia
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12 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fancy room despite of its old build. Im so impressed with its inner deco and im so comfortable staying at this hotel. The location is so strategic, all the top attractions are just within walking distance. So easy and convenient! Will definitely come back and stay at this hotel.

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Thank ZahwanL
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you have enjoyed your visit. We are indeed encourage by your review and will continue to strive our best in providing excellent service to all our guests. Once again, thank you for your kind feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back to Hotel Equatorial Melaka Yours sincerely.... More 

Lisbon, Portugal
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The attention given at the Club reception by Mr Tan was fantastic and very important for the success of our trip. around Malaysia. With his help we could organize and find the transports we need and had a memorable stay in Malacca.. The Famosa , a gate built by the Portuguese in the 15 century is open till late in... More 

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Thank Francisca P
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you have enjoyed your visit and I thank you for your special mention of Tan who certainly is exemplary to the department and we are proud to have him as part of our team. We have conveyed your kind words to him and he is certainly thrilled to learn... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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68 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Check-in service was bad that we waited for one hour as the front desk staff asked us to come at 2.30 pm for the room key but we only get it at 4pm. the staff on red colour uniform was very slow, but the green coloured uniform staff was very fast. we are regular customer to this hotel and it... More 

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Thank Shikin_Gia
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us during your recent visit. I am disappointed to read that we have not met your expectations in the check-in process. I have immediately addressed this with our Front Office Department to ensure check in processes are in a timely manner. Thank you once again for your review as I take... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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118 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I took a cooking class from 2-4 pm (the also offer one 11-1). It takes place at the restaurant on the third floor and we pays 115 ringgit each. We managed to book the day before by going directly there, as booking via email was not very successful. We cooked three dishes (chicken, prawns and pancakes)and learnt... More 

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Thank CarlosCazorla
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I am glad that you have truly enjoyed your stay and the cooking experience. We are indeed encourage by your review and will continue to strive our best in providing excellent service to all our guests. Once again, thank you for your kind feedback and we look forward to welcoming... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 3rd time to stay at Equatorial hotel. In general, its a good hotel with good maintenance, spacious rooms and friendly staff. Location is superb. I just wish they could pay more attention to the breakfast!! The first morning, drip brew coffee (which was very good) ran out twice during 1 hour we were there. My husband had... More 

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Thank MIzue S
Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for feedback and sharing your experiences on our hotel's facilities and services during your recent stay. I am pleased that your recent stay experience met with your satisfaction albeit the slight shortfall. I have shared your comments on coffee and the egg station with our Executive Chef and Food and Beverage Manager who will urgently address... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night at the hotel and will go back when visiting Melaka again. The room is fantastic. My daughter really like the swimming pool. The hotel is in great location. Walking distance to many attractions and malls.

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Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial Melaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that your daughter have enjoyed our pool and your entire stay in the hotel. Our sincerest appreciation for your kind feedback. Rest assured, every effort will be made to always serve our guests exceeding well at all times. Thank you once again for your kind feedback and we look forward... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the heart of historical Melaka, Hotel Equatorial Melaka is a 5-star international business hotel with 496 elegantly furnished guestrooms and suites offering stunning views of the Straits of Melaka and St. Paul's Hill, whilst providing our guests the most luxurious comfort and service. It is ideally located within a few minutes' walk from historical sites and trails, shopping complexes, night spots, financial institutions as well as the ever famous Jonker's Street - a haven for antique collectors and bargain hunters. Featuring guestrooms ranging from the modest Deluxe room to the Presidential Suite, the hotel rooms are tastefully furnished along elegant and contemporary designs. Each room features an ensuite bathroom, and comes equipped with a flat-screen television, mini-refrigerator, coffee & tea making facilities, in-room personal safe, IDD telephone line, individually controlled air-conditioning, complimentary wireless internet access, hair dryer, cable channels and iron/ ironing board. Relax, take a swim, or simply keep in shape when you stay in Hotel Equatorial Melaka. Equinox Fitness Centre located on Level 3 offers state-of-the-art gym equipment and also includes a steam room, sauna, cold plunge pool and indoor Jacuzzi. Whereas, sun worshippers will appreciate a relaxing dip in the outdoor swimming pool located on Level 4, whilst the kids can enjoy the children's pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Equatorial Melaka

Address: Jalan Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $55 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Equatorial Melaka 4*
Number of rooms: 496
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#5 Business Hotel in Melaka
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