Located in the commercial and prime shopping area of Georgetown on the island of Penang in Malaysia - Traders Hotel Penang is Penang premier business hotel. Only nine miles - a 20 minute drive - from the Penang international Airport - the hotel is an excellent place for visitors to be based. It is close to shops - businesses - historical sites - the Bayan Lepas Industrial Zone - and offers easy access to both beaches. The hotel is also linked to two local shopping malls in Penang. A complimentary shuttle bus runs between the city and the beach.Facilities and services include two outdoor swimming pools - one adult and one kid pool - a fitness centre with gym - cardio equipment - weights - steam room - sauna - massage - table tennis and aerobics studio. Guests also have access to the recreational facilities at the nearby Golden Sands Resort at Batu Feringgi Beach. Meeting facilities include a ballroom that holds up to 600 persons plus eight intimate function rooms. Other amenities include wireless Internet access - modern A-V equipment - and full catering services. Traders Hotel Penang features 443 well-appointed guestrooms and suites in a contemporary style inspired by Malaysian designs. All rooms offer scenic Penang Bridge or city views through expansive bay windows. Each room has IDD telephones - an in-room safe - broadband Internet access - satellite TV - coffee and tea making facilities - comfortable beds with mattress toppers - and writing desk with work chair. All rooms also have a private marble bathroom and amenities such as a rainforest showerhead. Traders Club rooms include extras such as buffet breakfast - daytime beverage service - and evening cocktails in the 16th floor Traders Club Lounge.