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Hotel Equatorial Melaka, Malacca

4-star4 stars
Bandar HilirMalaccaMalacca75000Malaysia

4-star hotel with 4 restaurants, near A Famosa
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Hotel Equatorial Melaka, Malacca

from $50
  • Club Room, Business Lounge Access, City View (Equator, with Balcony)
  • Deluxe Room
  • Premier Room
  • Executive Suite, Business Lounge Access, City View

About Hotel Equatorial Melaka, Malacca

This property is located in the city center of Melaka, within 0.2 miles (400 meters) of A Famosa fortress, 1.5 miles (2.5 kilometers) of Christ Church, St. Paul's Church, and St. John's Fort. It is also within walking distance to shopping, including the famous antique row, Jonker Street.

Hotel Features.
Recreational amenities at Hotel Equatorial Melaka include a fitness center, tennis courts, and an outdoor pool dotted with palm trees, umbrellas, and chaise lounges. Separate men's and women's saunas and steam rooms.

Business amenities at this 5-star property include a business center, meeting and conference rooms, and limo/town car service. Also on site is a large ballroom and banquet facilities for events that can be catered.

This Melaka property has 3 restaurants, a lounge, and a coffee corner. Complimentary wireless Internet access is provided in all public areas. Free parking is available, as well as concierge services, dry cleaning and laundry services, luggage storage, express check-in and free newspapers in the lobby. Hotel Equatorial Melaka is a smoke-free property, and fines apply for violations.

All 495 guestrooms at Hotel Equatorial Melaka are air-conditioned and offer sea or city views. In-room safes accommodate laptops and direct-dial phones have voice mail. Guestrooms feature coffee/tea makers and complimentary bottled water. Bathrooms offer shower/tub combinations, bathroom phones, makeup/shaving mirrors, bathrobes, and hair dryers. Additional amenities include free wireless Internet access, cable IPTVs, complimentary newspapers, air conditioning, blackout drapes/curtains, and desks. Rollaway beds are available (surcharge).

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 495 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 22 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
Please note that the car park of this hotel does not have lift access to the lobby. Guests are kindly recommended to drop off their luggage at the hotel lobby entrance before proceeding to the car park.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 4 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 10
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1998
  • Elevator/lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Resthouse Cafe - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Seri Nyonya Peranakan - This theme restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

K5 Street Bistro - This bistro serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Open 24 hours.

Etc... Coffee Corner - This delicatessen serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hotel Equatorial Melaka, Malacca’s small print

Also known as

  • Equatorial Hotel Melaka
  • Melaka Hotel Equatorial
  • Equatorial Melaka
  • Equatorial Melaka Hotel
  • Equatorial Melaka Malacca
  • Hotel Equatorial Melaka
  • Hotel Equatorial Melaka Malacca
  • Hotel Melaka Equatorial
  • Melaka Equatorial
  • Melaka Equatorial Hotel


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility, or spa tub.

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2.00 per accommodation, per night
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Deposit: MYR 200.00 per night

Optional extras

Valet parking costs MYR 20.00 per day

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of MYR 40 for adults and MYR 26 for children (approximately)

Cribs/Infant beds are available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Hotel Equatorial Melaka, Malacca


  • Heart of Malacca
  • A Famosa (5-minute walk)
  • St Paul's Church (12-minute walk)
  • Hatten Square (3-minute walk)
  • Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall (5-minute walk)
  • Mahkota Parade Shopping Mall (6-minute walk)
  • Menara Taming Sari (10-minute walk)
  • Malacca River (11-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.) 93-min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

Hotel Equatorial Melaka, Malacca

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