From business to pleasure, Ixora Hotel is the place where you can make each stay your own. It is the preferred choice for business travellers and holidaying families with a series of spacious, warmly decorated guest rooms that will make you feel right at home. Adjoining to the Megamall Pinang, Ixora Hotel is well situated within an easy walking distance from a diversity of shops, restaurants and cafes. It is also in close proximity to industrial estates - namely, Prai Industrial Park, Bukit Tengah Industrial Park, Kulim Hi-Tech Park and Bukit Minyak Industrial Park - making it a highly convenient venue for business and entertainment. A short 20-minute drive from the hotel is the Bayan Lepas International Airport and Georgetown via the Penang Bridge.
How to get to Ixora Hotel
If you are travelling by air, the nearest airport is the Penang International Airport (IATA: PEN, ICAO: WMKP), which is an international airport, located in Bayan Lepas, Penang. Butterworth is on the mainland, so you need to cross the bridge to get to Butterworth. You can take the ETS train. Trains are really convenient if you are coming from locations without express bus terminals! Butterworth was a major railway hub for both passengers and cargo. If you drive to Butterworth, you will encounter a surprising number of railway crossings everywhere. There are two main express bus stations in Penang, Penang Sentral near the ferry terminal and KTM train station and Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal on Penang Island (around 10 minutes drive from Butterworth). Bukit Mertajam is just a short distance away from Penang Sentral/KTM (ETS Train)/Ferry terminal. For bus, you might have to wait 30 to 50 minutes for the bus to come.
Different Types of Rooms in Ixora Hotel
Be inspired by the hotel’s 326 extra spacious guestrooms and suites. There are 13 different type of rooms in Ixora Hotel, namely Budget Room, Superior King, Superior Twin, Superior Triple, Superior Family, Superior Suite, Disabled Access, Deluxe King, Deluxe Twin, Deluxe Family, Executive King, 2 Bedroom Suite, 4 Bedroom Suite and VIP Suite. Designed to make you feel and look fresh throughout your stay at Ixora Hotel, all rooms feature attached private bathrooms with separate rainforest shower and bathtub, toilet bidet, bathroom amenities and hairdryer. Bedrooms are appointed with pocket spring mattresses, non-allergic duvets and pillows, as well as 250 thread-count sheets. Stay connected with Free WiFi Internet access in a stylish work desk and ergonomic chair. Other in-room facilities includes 24-hour in-room dining, thermostat air-conditioning system, complimentary wired and wireless broadband Internet access, IDD telephone and voicemail, Astro channels on 32”-40” LCD TV, tea & coffee making facilities, in-room laptop size safe box, hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers, key card door and elevator access and radio alarm clock
Restaurants and Cafes in Ixora Hotel
Located on the ground floor, the hotel’s top Nyonya Chefs will tickle your taste buds with the mouth-watering South East Asian cuisine to cater up to 190 people. Apart from the good food, there is an open terrace for you to enjoy the fresh air and if you prefer listening to music, there is a lounge to cater for your needs. The cosy ambience of lounge makes it a nice place to unwind and enjoy its selection of drinks. Experience a culinary journey inspired by the history of Peninsular Malaysia. The Straits Cafe & Lounge offers contemporary Southeast Asian Cuisine which introduces the culture of Malaysia into trending plating. The Straits Cafe & Lounge serves buffet and a-la-carte menu from its Halal certified kitchen. With its 200 people seating capacity, it is the perfect choice for business lunch, private dinner or parties. Relaxing lounge style is the promise given to The Lounge. It offers light bites menu with wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Treasuring elegant wine over 14 countries and regions internationally, The Lounge is the perfect space for wine lovers. After sunset, the venue lived with great ambient created by even changing lighting from the ceiling and egg-shaped candle lights.
Facilities and Activities in Ixora Hotel
Wireless Internet is available free throughout the hotel in all guest rooms and public areas, and our Business Center offers a full range of secretarial, photocopying and courier services. There is also a safety deposit box at reception for all your valuables. The hotel’s banquet and meeting rooms are fully equipped with the advanced audio-visual system, WiFi connectivity and multimedia technology to accommodate every function. For bigger celebrations or events, plan to impress in IXORA’s luxurious Ballroom - one of the largest banquet halls in mainland Penang. Unwind in the hotel’s delightful dining of South East Asian, international buffets and authentic Chinese cuisine. Featuring the largest event floor of over 2600 sqm in the northern region, Ixora Hotel will tailor to the requirements of your envious events. Ready to be impressed by a choice of the ballroom, 1024 sqm pillar-less with unlimited lighting configuration, 5 seminar rooms which can be combined with your requirement and 1 press room. The hotel’s dedicated Conference & Events planners are ready to treat your event, product launch, annual dinner, or theme party as if it were their own. Ixora Hotel provides free shuttle service to Perai Industrial Areas, Sunway Carnival Mall, Butterworth Bus Terminal, KTM Butterworth and Pangkalan Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal. Advance booking is recommended and is subject to availability.
Interesting Places near Ixora Hotel
Juru Auto-City - It is strategically located at the North-South Highway Juru Interchange. If you are travelling along the North-South Highway from Kuala Lumpur to Penang, you will exit from the last Juru Toll. Juru Auto-City is located 1 KM from the Juru Toll and 5.5 KM from the Penang Bridge. Juru Auto-City serves a population of 1,000,000 within 20 minutes drive. It is well patronized by business and working people during the day. When the sun sets, Juru Auto-City becomes alive with people from all walks of life; may they be families and children, teens, youths, business people. couples and the elders. The night environment is so conducive to dining, entertaining, chit-chatting, strolling, shopping; it is filled with beautiful lightings, cool breeze, music, love and romance.
Megamal Pinang Shopping Complex - The complex is the most established and biggest shopping mall in the mainland of Penang, Malaysia. A 4-storey shopping complex with over 2,500 car park lot strategically located in the centre of Bandar Seberang Jaya and Perai Free Industrial Zone. Mega Lanes the largest bowling centre in Malaysia and Mega Cineplex cinema are the anchor tenants. Megamal Pinang is an ideal shopping mall that assures you easy access to business contact as well as fabulous shopping and culinary experiences while it is really popular among tourist and local. Ixora Hotel found next to the shopping complex. Pearl View Hotel just 2.5km far from the Megamall Pinang. Megamal Pinang provides the shopping excitement with varieties choices in of beauty and healthcare, book and stationery, electrical, fashion, apparel, accessories, home décor, services, restaurant and even leisure and amusement centre. Megamal Pinang offers a varied range of retails including KFC, Pizza Hut, McDonald, Studio, Pacific, Mega Lanes, Mega Cineplex, Watson, Guardian, Edwin, Popular, Vincci and so forth. In addition, Megamall Pinang found many retails for hobbies as well as indoor archery, ballroom dancing costume, performances costumes, tattoo, nail and hair academy. Megamal Pinang is the ideal shopping places for a family day, entertainment for students, gathering for the youngster, hypermarket shopping for daily use, leisure for hobby and so forth. Megamal Pinang Nothing Comes Close No 1.
Pets are NOT allowed.
Effective from June 1, 2014, the City Council of Penang will impose a Local Council Tax of MYR 3 per room per night for 4 and 5-star hotels, and MYR 2 per room per night for 0 to 3-star hotels. The star rating will be in accordance to the rating from Local Council and should the rating differ from the website, the local council rating will apply. This fee is payable directly to the hotel upon check-in and is not included in the room rate and taxes stated herein.
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel with approval letters from the relevant MITI or Ministry letters of approval to support their booking. For more information, check local advisories before you book.