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The Light Hotel Penang

Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near Penang Bird Park

  • Free WiFi and free parking
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8.6.Fabulous.
  • very pleasant stay, clean, love the staff attitude and very helpful in all ways.

    Jul 16, 2020

  • The buffet breakfast was excellent, with many choices to select. However, this property…

    Feb 10, 2020

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Safe & Clean (Malaysia) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 24 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Quiet
Convenient
Safe
Shopping
Dining options
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 300 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free children's club
  • Fitness center

For families

  • Children's pool
  • Children's club (free)
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden

What’s around

  • In Central Seberang Perai
  • Penang Bird Park - 5 min walk
  • Sunway Carnival Mall - 8 min walk
  • Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal - 4.4 mi / 7.2 km
  • Ninth Emperor God Temple - 5.1 mi / 8.2 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Superior Room
  • Deluxe Room, Multiple View
  • The Light Superior
  • The Light Deluxe
  • Family Suite, Private Bathroom, City View
  • Premier Suite

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Central Seberang Perai
  • Penang Bird Park - 5 min walk
  • Sunway Carnival Mall - 8 min walk
  • Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal - 4.4 mi / 7.2 km
  • Ninth Emperor God Temple - 5.1 mi / 8.2 km

Getting around

  • Penang Intl. Airport (PEN) - 35 min drive
  • Penang Sentral - 9 min drive
  • Sungai Petani Station - 29 min drive
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At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 300 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

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

Children

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

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

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

Parking

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

Other information

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

In the hotel

Taking the kids?

  • Children's club (free)

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Sauna

Working away

  • Business center
  • Conference space

Services

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

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

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

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Malay

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board

Freshen up

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

Be entertained

  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

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

Dining

Spice Brasserie - This restaurant specializes in Malaysian cuisine.

Flavour 3 - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine.

Small print

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

Optional extras

Valet parking costs MYR 20 per day

Rollaway beds are available for MYR 125.0 per night

Policies

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 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).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges 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 July 1, 2021. 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

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

FAQs

  • Yes, The Light Hotel Penang does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • 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 gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 2:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
  • Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring Malaysian cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Hok Mun Restaurant 富满楼酒家 (4-min walk), Nasi Kandar Hidayah (5-min walk), and Starbucks (8-min walk).
  • The Light Hotel Penang has an outdoor pool and a sauna, as well as a steam room and a garden.
8.6.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Free breakfast. However, difficult to request for additional amenities.

    Jonathan, 2 night family trip, Dec 19, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Wifi is terrible

    Wifi is terrible!!!!!!!

    5 night business trip, Feb 25, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Not enough space for storage in the room. The bathroom design and the arearug tripped us many times during our stay. The linen on our beds were soiled and dirty .

    2 night trip, Feb 6, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Some of the staffs were friendly and helpful. The room designs were terrible, we got tripped by the bathroom entrance and the area rug in the sleeping area. The linens were very dirty, especially the duet covers which the stains and the red lipstick marks were not removed.

    2 night trip, Feb 6, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Upon entry, Front desk was very courteous, and professional. The decor is beautiful, and room very comfortable. Nice bed, excellent shower, and good WiFi. The food was excellent. I have nothing negative to say.

    Sandy, 3 night trip, Nov 16, 2018

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  • 10.0.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, Apr 24, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good deal. Cleanliness is good and comfortable. Nice hotel

    Ghost, 1 night business trip, Jul 13, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Great hospitality, good food and friendly staff. Following the new norm on social distancing

    Yap, 3 night business trip, Jul 6, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Being maintain properly.

    3 night business trip, Mar 14, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    recommended and good for business

    Ken, 4 night family trip, Feb 23, 2020

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