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The Light Hotel Penang

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Family Suite, Private Bathroom, City View | Free minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Free minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Overview of The Light Hotel Penang

The Light Hotel Penang

5.0 star property
Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near Sunway Carnival Mall

8.6/10 Fabulous

476 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
Lebuh Tenggiri 2, Bandar Seberang Jaya, Seberang Jaya, Penang, 13700

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Seberang Jaya
  • Queensbay Mall - 26 min drive
  • KOMTAR - 20 min drive
  • Penang Hill - 40 min drive
  • Gurney Drive - 37 min drive
  • Gurney Plaza - 38 min drive
  • Ferringgi Beach - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang Intl. Airport (PEN) - 35 min drive
  • Penang Sentral - 8 min drive
  • Sungai Petani Station - 29 min drive


  • Mykori Dessert Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Doraku Japanese Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Restoran Hok Mun - 4 min walk
  • Nasi Kandar Hidayah - 5 min walk
  • Jaya - 6 min walk

About this property

The Light Hotel Penang

Bring the kids when you stay at The Light Hotel Penang in Seberang Jaya and they can enjoy the free kids' club. Guests can indulge in spa services, and Spice Brasserie, one of 2 restaurants, serves Malaysian cuisine. Other features of this luxurious hotel include an outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a fitness center. Fellow travelers say great things about the helpful staff and location.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, Filipino, Hindi, Indonesian, Malay

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 300 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Free children's club


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite valet parking (MYR 20 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Traveling with children

  • Free children's club
  • Children's pool

Working away

  • Business center
  • Conference space


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Sauna
  • Steam room


  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord


  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Malay

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Free stocked minibar
  • Iron/ironing board

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services.


Spice Brasserie - This restaurant specializes in Malaysian cuisine.
Flavour 3 - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: MYR 200.00 per night

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property beginning January 1, 2023. 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.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of MYR 32.00 for adults and MYR 20.00 for children (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for MYR 125.0 per night


  • Valet parking costs MYR 20 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia).


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Light Hotel Seberang Jaya
Light Hotel
Light Seberang Jaya
Light Penang Seberang Jaya
The Light Hotel Penang Hotel
The Light Hotel Penang Seberang Jaya
The Light Hotel Penang Hotel Seberang Jaya

Frequently asked questions

Does The Light Hotel Penang offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Light Hotel Penang does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Light Hotel Penang?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at The Light Hotel Penang?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Light Hotel Penang?
You can check in starting at 2:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at The Light Hotel Penang and nearby?
The Light Hotel Penang has an outdoor pool and a sauna, as well as a steam room and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring Malaysian cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Restoran Hok Mun (4-min walk), Nasi Kandar Hidayah (5-min walk), and Jaya (6-min walk).
What's the area around The Light Hotel Penang like?
The Light Hotel Penang is in the heart of Seberang Jaya, a short 5-minute walk from Sunway Carnival Mall and 5 minutes' walk from Penang Bird Park. Travelers say that the hotel is in a great location.

Overall score and ratings






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Property conditions & facilities



8/10 Very Good

Nice hotel for business stay. Pool closed which was disappointing.
Derek, 4-night business trip
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6/10 Good

Jia hui, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

It is New hotel building so everything is still fresh.
KM, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely Stay ! Excellent staff all round the Hotel , MD Yousuf at the Lobby area is exceptionally courteous and ensures a warm welcome is provided to all Hotel guests . Keep it up !
TONY, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely hotel
My second time staying here. Nice hotel. The mini buffet served for sahur was delicious. Will definitely stay here again.
Hani, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Yik Hwa, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very Good

Chin Mui, 3-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Michelle, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Syairul Helmi, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

very pleasant stay, clean, love the staff attitude and very helpful in all ways.
Rajeswari, 2-night family trip
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