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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Our children organised a surprise Ruby Wedding Anniversary celebration for us at the Equatorial Hotel Malacca on 25 Feb 2017.This is a special ocassion for us and we really treasured it. Many thanks to Mr Zamri Bin Satak, the F&B Supervisor and his team for the good services. The food served were sumptious and delicious. All our guests had an...

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Singapore, Singapore
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Worst experience it wouldn't be happened to 5star hotel. Room yet available after 3pluspm almost 4pm, still need to wait for 45min and never setup the room as per booked.Never inform us connecting room is 2 single and 1 king when we requested for. Get into our room without inform and said we requested for treasury but we never request...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Book my room via booking.com. asking to have king bed. end up 2 single bed. Check in process quite long. No welcome drinks. No welcome amenities as many 4 star hotel do. Nice poolside but too many wild birds swing around. (geng gagak hitam). No vellet service. as u have to drive your car down to basement before can Q...

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Thank azhar a
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the Equator Club room. Overall, good: the room, cleanliness, friendly and helpful staff, buffet breakfast selection, location. Good to see that the elevators is now equipped with an access control system. To consider an auto door at the small entrance (near the staircase to first floor), as my mother is on wheelchair.

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Thank Azian2575
Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1.Easy access to shopping mall. 2.Variety of food stalls near the hotel. 3.Provide high speed of WIFI (Club room). 4.Offer movie selection on demand. 5.Friendly staff. 6.Taste and choice of food, just OK.

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Thank farahaida86
Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been probably a decade since I last stayed here and it was pretty exciting to see if anything has changed since. We booked a 1 nighter stay during our short trip to Malacca. Parking is available both open air and sheltered (basement). I found the check in to be a little slow and it took us almost 30...

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Thank D_Jekyll
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel with pretty decent facilities, eg nice pool, rooms good , staff fantastic, location second to none. Quality of food, value, service very prompt. Breakfast nice, enjoyed the nasi lemak which was super base by standards that not may places can hold on to.

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Thank Charles F
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My main issues for choosing this hotel were balcony, pool and location and the pool was really super, large, 25 m long in a lush garden with big palms. The first night was a bit noisy due to air conditioning below, but I got a new room at poolside the next morning. There was a surprise side effect as I...

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Thank Heli P
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked an Equator Club room at the 20th Floor.Check in at the 21st floor not at the reception at the ground floor thereby avoided the queue especially during the lunar new year.You are served refreshments whilst checking in.Room was very spacious and clean.Bathroom was very big,with a separate shower and long bath.Balcony has a table for 2 to enjoy the...

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

Penang, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights on the 20th floor Equator Club room during the Lunar New Year. Check in and check out on the 21st floor was fast and efficient. Our room has partial sea view and 2 balconies - the right side balcony is spacious and one could seat there and enjoy good breeze. Bed was comfortable and internet connection was...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Our sincerest appreciation for your feedback during your recent stay and I am delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us. We are indeed encourage by your comments. Thank you once again for your kind feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back to Hotel Equatorial...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
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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
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $63 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Equatorial Melaka 4*
Number of rooms: 496
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Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Melaka
#7 Family Hotel in Melaka
#7 Spa Hotel in Melaka
#8 Luxury Hotel in Melaka
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“Poolside balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 18helip, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Corner suites are bright with 2 balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles lucyleen03, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose higher floors for better view from the hotel of the city line”
 of 5 bubbles baljessy, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Club Rooms are spacious”
 of 5 bubbles jellybeans2017, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a view over the city and the bay. Our friends had a view of the Malcca tower.”
 of 5 bubbles lozza55, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
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