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Hotel Equatorial Melaka

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good54%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While I understand that this is an old hotel , I was disappointed in their lack of effort to live up to their 5 star rating. The wallpapers are peeling and no one bothers pasting it back. The service staff makes a horrendous mistake when...More

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Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial MelakaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I have taken a serious view with regards to your experiences at our hotel and I sincerely apologize for the unsatisfactory services delivered which were not reflective of our usual standards. I have immediately addressed your comments with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is conveniently located. Its walking distance to shopping malls. For those able to, it is also walking distance to the Red Square where the historical buildings are. Jonker Street and the jetty for the river cruise are also within walking distance. The Grab...More

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Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial MelakaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I have taken a serious view with regards to your experiences at our hotel and I sincerely apologize for the unsatisfactory services delivered which were not reflective of our usual standards. I have immediately addressed your comments with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kind of old from the outside. Check in was very smooth. The corridor to the room doesn’t smell good but once entered the room, everything is so different. The room and bathroom are clean, the bed is comfy and most important the room doesn’t smell...More

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Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial MelakaResponded 3 weeks ago

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...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

overall the stay was really good... near to melaka attractions... the room was good. the service and support from the staff was fairly nice. the food served was great....and fresh. (cakes and buns need some improvement in recipe) the even hall was really great but....a...More

Thank Ayappana3
Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial MelakaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. Our sincerest appreciation for your feedback during your recent stay and I am delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us. I am pleased to inform that we are embarking on a total upgrading for...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

If you are driving up to Melaka, you might want to put this hotel in your list. Car will be safely parked in there. The hotel staffs are very friendly and they will do their best to serve us at the shortest time. The rooms,...More

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Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel, General Manager at Hotel Equatorial MelakaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I am glad that you have enjoyed your visit to Malacca. We are indeed encourage by your review and will continue to strive our best in providing excellent service to all our guests. Once again,...More

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About
Description
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 ...More 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. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
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Rayyan N
28 August 2018|
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Response from teresayee | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are but they’re very popular. If you’re reserving online, make sure to request for it in the column below. Then follow up with a call. Otherwise, instead of booking online, call them up and probably you can get... More
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Mohd Fahrul Rad... Z
30 July 2018|
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Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your comments. Our hotel's basement carpark does not have a lift access to the lobby. As such we would normally recommend all of our guests to drop off their luggage at the hotel lobby entrance... More
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Ahmad Nafis Zai... Z
24 July 2018|
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Response from Hotel_Equatorial_Mel | Property representative |
We are pleased to inform that all our rooms are equipped with bathtub.
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"Well, this my first time staying here, so I can't make any comparison, which room is the best."
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"Get room with corridor to enjoy a breathtaking seaview."
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"strategic location , in the heart of city..."
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"Top floor rooms have good views. Ours faced the sea."
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