The Light Hotel Penang

5.0 star property
Luxury hotel with spa, near Sunway Carnival Mall

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The Light Hotel Penang

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Free minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing
2 restaurants, Malaysian cuisine

Overview of The Light Hotel Penang

8.6 out of 10 Fabulous
8.6/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
Lebuh Tenggiri 2, Bandar Seberang Jaya, Seberang Jaya, Penang, 13700
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Free children's club
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Valet parking
  • Children's pool
  • Pool bar
  • 24-hour room service
Feel at home
  • Children's pool
  • Children's club (free)
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Room options

Deluxe Room

  • 20 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Superior Room

  • 20 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

The Light Deluxe

  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Premier Suite

  • 12 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds

Family Suite, Private Bathroom, City View

  • 53 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Seberang Jaya
  • AEON Mall Bukit Mertajam - 16 min drive
  • Queensbay Mall - 18 min drive
  • KOMTAR - 20 min drive
  • Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal - 21 min drive
  • Penang Hill - 23 min drive
  • Gurney Drive - 23 min drive
  • Gurney Plaza - 23 min drive
  • Ferringgi Beach - 58 min drive

Getting around

  • Penang Intl. Airport (PEN) - 34 min drive
  • Penang Sentral - 8 min drive
  • Sungai Petani Station - 29 min drive


  • Sushi Zento - 4 min walk
  • Empire Sushi - 8 min walk
  • Hock Bee Restaurant - 20 min walk
  • Char Koew Teow Tenggiri - 8 min walk
  • Restoran Anggerik Desa - 3 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 be pampered with spa services at the spa, 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.


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 from 2:00 PM - 11:30 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • 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)

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

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
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Banquet hall


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

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

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

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

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

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa.


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 is imposed by the city: MYR 3.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

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

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 from 2:00 PM - 11:30 PM. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at The Light Hotel Penang and nearby?
The Light Hotel Penang has a spa and an outdoor pool, as well as a fitness center and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Light Hotel Penang?
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring Malaysian cuisine.
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.







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Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Steve, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

AARON, 3-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Yue, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Clean and good service Next door was very noisy with kids shouting
Sallehuddin, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

The food is good
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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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