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Featuring an outdoor pool and fitness center, The Light Hotel, Penang offers modern and stylish accommodations with free WiFi access throughout the property. It operates a 24-hour front desk and provides business/function facilities.

Elegantly furnished, air-conditioned rooms come with a flat-screen TV, mini-bar, in-room safe and seating area. Offering shower facility, the private bathroom also includes hairdryer, a spray bidet and free toiletries.

At The Light Hotel, Penang, guests can enjoy a pampering massage at the spa or relax at the sauna facility. Friendly staff can assist with luggage storage and tour arrangements.

The in-house restaurant serves an appetizing selection of local and Asian dishes. After-meal drinks can be enjoyed at the bar, while room service is available.

This nonsmoking property is 4.6 mi from State Mosque. Penang International Airport is 16 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

The Light Hotel Penang has been welcoming guests since Jan 16, 2015

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Free parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose The Light Hotel Penang

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Any rooms with bathtub?
    Yes, we do have rooms with bathtub. - Family Suite - Executive Suite - Premium Suite
    Answered on July 20, 2020
  • Is there an Iron in the room
    Dear Mr/Ms Delightful Greetings From The Light Hotel Penang! Pleased to inform you that we've provided iron in every room. Kindly approach our Rec...
    Answered on October 17, 2020
  • What is the time to check in?
    Please be inform that our standard check in time at 1400hrs afternoon. Our standard check out time at 1200hrs afternoon.
    Answered on November 2, 2021
  • Hi include sahur ?
    Kindly be inform breakfast will replace with Sahur for Muslim from 0400hours to 0530hours.
    Answered on April 28, 2021
  • is there extra bed for each room? we have 3 ppl
    Extra bed can be add in Deluxe room and above....
    Answered on March 22, 2021
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
2 Restaurants On Site

    Spice Brasserie

    Food: Asian


    Food: French

Amenities of The Light Hotel Penang
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Kids' club
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Auditory guidance
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – indoor
  • Open all year
Pool 2 – outdoor
  • Open all year
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Malay
  • Filipino
  • Chinese

House rules The Light Hotel Penang takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
MYR 185.50 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
MYR 185.50 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express The Light Hotel Penang accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the Penang City Council has imposed a tax of MYR 3 per room per night, payable directly to the hotel upon check in.

Please note that breakfast fee applies to children between 4 to 11 years old.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform The Light Hotel Penang of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Tue, Apr 26, 2022 until Sat, Apr 30, 2022

Swimming pool #2: Closed from Tue, Apr 26, 2022 until Sat, Apr 30, 2022

A damage deposit of MYR 200 is required upon arrival – that's about 43.68USD. This deposit is fully refundable at check-out as long as there's been no damage to the property.

FAQs about The Light Hotel Penang

  • The prices at The Light Hotel Penang may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at The Light Hotel Penang include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Suite

  • The Light Hotel Penang has 2 restaurants:

    • Spice Brasserie
    • FLAVOUR@3

  • The Light Hotel Penang offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Kids' club
    • Spa facilities
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Happy hour
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Fitness
    • Steam room
    • Foot bath

  • Check-in at The Light Hotel Penang is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Yes, The Light Hotel Penang is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Guests staying at The Light Hotel Penang can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • The Light Hotel Penang is 1.3 miles from the center of Perai.