OYO 497 - ESQ Ferringhi Hotel

No. 17, Lorong Sungai Emas11100Batu FerringhiMalaysia
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About OYO 497 - ESQ Ferringhi Hotel

Located within ten minutes' walk of beautiful Batu Ferringhi Beach near George Town, Malaysia, Hotel EQ Ferringhi offers basic and budget-friendly accommodation.

Hotel EQ Ferringhi boasts modest, air-conditioned rooms equipped with TVs and en-suite bathrooms. Family rooms are available, too.

The property has a lift and a free Wi-Fi network. Also, guests can avail of free private parking. When visitors need tips about things to do, the 24-hour front desk personnel can give suggestions, including assistance with tickets or transportation.

Breakfast is available every morning. For later meals, guests can head to Mady Char Koey Teow. It's accessible within a one-minute walk and serves local dishes with fresh seafood. Alternatively, the Long Beach Cafe is six minutes away on foot and offers an assortment of Asian dishes from numerous merchants.

Situated about ten minutes' walk from the Batu Ferringhi Night Market, this property is approximately a ten-minute drive from the Tropical Spice Garden where visitors can take tours or attend cooking classes.


No. 17, Lorong Sungai Emas, 11100, Batu Ferringhi, Malaysia
Telephone: +60(4)8851533 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Hotel bar
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Close to the beach

Guests think that the fact the hotel is so close to the beach is a definite highlight. They report that while it is not directly on the oceanfront, the property is only a few minutes' stroll from the seashore.

It's not hard to find food

Positive feedback from guests indicates that the property is close to many food stalls and restaurants. Guests also like how there is a convenience store accessible within a short walk, so it's easy for them to grab snacks and other essentials.

Employees are friendly and eager to help

Guests give good reports about the staff members here. They say the employees have welcoming attitudes and that they try hard to offer the kind of assistance travellers need.

Negative Reviews

Poor soundproofing

Comments reflect the opinion that the soundproofing in this hotel is poor. Guests mention that it's easy to hear occupants in other rooms, as well as sounds from outside the hotel. Even worse, there occasional reports of barking dogs at night.

Wi-Fi is unreliable

Guests frequently bring up that the Wi-Fi signal does not extend to the rooms and they have to go to the lobby to connect to the Internet. Furthermore, they say it's hard to stay connected or even to connect their devices in the first place.

Too expensive for the amenities provided

Reviewers indicate that the hotel's rates are too steep based on the fairly basic facilities provided. They often have doubts about whether they are getting the best value for money by staying here.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 65 reviews across the web
7 /10
  • Hotels.com
    6.2 /10
  • Other Sources
    7.9 /10
7 out of 10 based on 65 reviews