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The Light Hotel Penang

Lebuh Tenggiri 2, Seberang Jaya 13700 Malaysia
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#1 of 4 hotels in Seberang Jaya
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An iconic architecture, perfectly located, tastefully appointed 303 guest rooms and suites offers stylish and timeless elegance that compliments with the newest contemporary comforts at The Light Hotel Penang. As one of the premiere business hotel in Penang mainland (Province Wellesley) best-loved landmarks, we assure each of distinctive rooms and suites feature modern yet cosy and inviting ambience for your ultimate convenience. Providing the city views, the room offers modern interior, the spacious suites are ideal for discerning travellers whilst those on Premier floors gain exclusive access to The Executive Lounge. Pamper and indulge your senses at the Ratu Spa or stay in shape at Fitness Studio and outdoor pool, steam and sauna.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Kids stay free
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Outdoor pool
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Poolside bar
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
24-hour security
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Room service
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Ahmad Rusli wrote a review Apr 2021
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia1 contribution
Great experience, Me and my wife enjoy the stay so much Good location, parking convenient, The Wi-Fi speed is awesome. Room is comfy and staff are amazing. Ramadan buffet was fantastic amazing live band performing on stage and lots of lots delicious food. Especially I want to thanks Yousuf who proclaimed my wife for buying the voucher my wife always sharing about Yousuf. Eventually I meet with him really amazing guy for hotel industry he is biggest asset. Overall the experience is good. Will definitely recommend this hotel to others'
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Response from The Light Hotel Penang, General Manager at The Light Hotel Penang
Responded Apr 30, 2021
Dear Guest, Delightful Greetings from The Light Hotel Penang! It's always a pleasure to hear from our guests sharing their pleasant experience and we sincerely appreciate your encouraging comments. We strive to provide the best service possible to all of our guests and of course Yousuf, our ever friendly concierge has always been very approachable. We look forward to serving you again in the near future and thank you so much for staying with us! Best regards, Raj
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Vee_Rausland wrote a review Feb 2021
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia20 contributions10 helpful votes
Ajit Kumar from housekeeping department attend my request on change bedsheet at 10.03 pm as i felt itchiness and he act promptly and i can have a good rest. Good customer service and attentive to needs of the customer. Keep up a good work.
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Traveled on business
Response from The Light Hotel Penang, General Manager at The Light Hotel Penang
Responded Feb 23, 2021
Dear Guest, Delightful Greetings from The Light Hotel Penang! We are very appreciative of your kind comments and for acknowledging our associate, Ajit Kumar for his service. Nonetheless, we regret for the inconvenience caused. Thank you and we look forward to providing you with our best service. Best regards, Raj
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Kasthuri R wrote a review Nov 2020
4 contributions
Most amazing experience regarding candle light surprise dinner by hubby for our 27th wedding anniversary . The service and the private special Deco was excellent.There was always staffs in charge came time to time to ask if everything was alright. It shows that the customer satisfaction was very important to them. Also the food was amazing we loved it.
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Andika wrote a review Nov 2020
Penang Island, Malaysia46 contributions3 helpful votes
-Thanks to waiter name Daniel for you great service. - Door person greeted politely when entering hotel lobby - All food ordered super delicious - recommend for those need small discussion while having dinner!
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
CK CHAI wrote a review Nov 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
The Reception & staffs were very welcoming and friendly upon checking in & out. The front office staff are all friendly. Breakfast is good and wide spread. Special thanks to Mr.Ajeeth . He did an excellent job keeping the room clean & spotless.
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Trip type: Traveled on business
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$48 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MalaysiaPenangSeberang Perai DistrictSeberang Jaya
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Light Hotel Penang
Which popular attractions are close to The Light Hotel Penang?
Nearby attractions include Sunway Carnival Mall (0.3 miles), ISKCON Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple Complex (0.7 miles), and Penang Bird Park (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Light Hotel Penang?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at The Light Hotel Penang?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Light Hotel Penang?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Light Hotel Penang?
Conveniently located restaurants include Abbey Road Bistro Restaurant, Nasi Kandar Pelita, and Nasi Kandar Pelita, Sungai Dua.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and locker rooms available in the fitness center during their stay.
Does The Light Hotel Penang have an airport shuttle?
Yes, The Light Hotel Penang offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is The Light Hotel Penang located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.9 miles away from the center of Seberang Jaya.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The Light Hotel Penang offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.