Get an overview of this hotelMelaka hotel with pool and tennis, near Christ Church

Near A Famosa fortress

Centrally located in Melaka, this property is 400 metres (0.2 mi) from A Famosa, 1 km from Christ Church (0.5 mi), 1.5 km (0.75 mi) from St. Paul's Church, and 2.5 km (1.5 mi) from St. John's Fort. Melaka Zoo is 13 km (8 mi) away.

Pool, tennis

Recreational amenities at Hotel Equatorial Melaka include an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and tennis courts. The hotel offers several restaurants, and 24-hour room service is available.

In-room safes, minibars

Guestrooms offer city or sea views. Amenities include cable IPTVs, free WiFi, minibars, and coffee/tea makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

An international business resort with 496 elegant furnished rooms offering spectacular views of the Straits of Melaka and historical landmarks. Walking distance to the historical sites, shopping malls, and the famous antique row - Jonker Street.

Hotel Equatorial Melaka features an outdoor pool surrounded by palm trees, parasols, and sun loungers. Additional recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a fitness center, separate male and female spa tubs and saunas, and a steam room. Spa services are available (surcharge).

The hotel has 4 restaurants, a lounge, and a coffee shop with pastries and convenience goods. Seri Nyonya serves authentic Pernanakan cuisine. Local and international dishes are also available in the 4 other restaurants in the hotel. Event facilities include conference rooms, a large ballroom, banquet facilities, and meeting and conference facilities. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in all public areas of the hotel.

Additional amenities at this 4-star property include a business center, concierge services, luggage storage, express check-in, free newspapers in lobby, tour assistance, valet parking (surcharge), and airport transportation (surcharge). Dry cleaning/laundry services are offered, in addition to guest laundry facilities. Guests are advised to drop their luggage off at the hotel lobby before proceeding to the hotel car park.

At Hotel Equatorial Melaka you will breathe cleaner air - the Hotel Equatorial Melaka is located in the smoke-free zone of Melaka Raya. Therefore all guest rooms and public spaces in the hotel are 100% smoke free (fines apply for violations).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 22 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 496 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1998 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Soundproofed rooms  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bidet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Seri Nyonya Peranakan Restaurant - Traditional Peranakan cuisine. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

Rest House Café - Local and international cuisine. Provides à la carte and buffet-style dining. Open daily from early morning until late night.

K5, The Street Bistro - Casual, open-air restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Menu includes pizza and pasta. Open 24-hours daily.

Etc. Coffee Corner - Gourmet coffee, pastries, and convenience goods. Open daily from early morning until late night.

Flo - Trendy lounge offering extensive varieties of wine, cocktails, and cigars. Live entertainment. Open daily from late afternoon until late night.

Room Service is available around the clock.

Nearby Things to Do

Children under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult in certain recreation facilities. Children must be accompanied by adult in swimming pool.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

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.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


A Heritage Tax of MYR 2 per room, per night is imposed by the city and will be collected at the property. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 40 for adults and MYR 26 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): MYR 25 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: MYR 15 per hour (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: MYR 20.00 per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.

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